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Buddhism now

Six short films on the Six Paramitas; Giving, Conduct, Patience, Diligence, Meditation, and Wisdom.

Ringu Tulku speaks most clearly and eloquently, laying out the basis of Buddhism and the path to take for those who wish to practise.

The Perfection of Giving

The Perfection of Conduct

The Perfection of Patience

The Perfection of Diligence

The Perfection of Meditation

The Perfection of Wisdom


Ringu Tulku RinpocheRingu Tulku Rinpoche is a Tibetan Buddhist monk of the Kagyu Order. He was trained in all schools of Tibetan Buddhism and has served as Tibetan Textbook Writer and Professor of Tibetan Studies in Sikkim for twenty-five years.

Other posts by Ringu Tulku here.

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Global Art Junkie

What else is there to say about these shots by photographer Mark Seliger except he’s brilliant with portraits. The one of John Malkovich (above) is from his Look & Listen exhibition. As chief photographer for Rolling Stone, he produced over 125 covers and now is at Conde Nast where he shoots for magazines such as GQ and Vanity Fair. He’s also a well known collaborator on music videos for top artists such as Willie Nelson.Lenny Kravitz and Elvis Costello.

Johnny Depp, Vanity Fair

Kristen Stewart & Robert Pattinson from Harper’s Bazaar

John Mayer, via Management + Artists

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