Penor Rinpoche passes away

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Penor Rinpoche passes away

Postby Ben » Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:24 am

Dear all

His Holiness, Penor Rinpoche, head of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, passed away at 3.30PM 27th March 2009 at Bangalore.

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Please consider directing your thoughts to Penor Rinpoche and his students.
Metta

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Re: Penor Rinpoche passes away

Postby sukhamanveti » Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:58 am

Ben wrote:Dear all

His Holiness, Penor Rinpoche, head of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, passed away at 3.30PM 27th March 2009 at Bangalore.

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http://www.phayul.com/news/article.aspx ... y&id=24307

Please consider directing your thoughts to Penor Rinpoche and his students.
Metta

Ben


Thank you, Ben.
Sīlaṃ balaṃ appaṭimaṃ.
Sīlaṃ āvudhamuttamaṃ.
Sīlamābharaṇaṃ seṭṭhaṃ.
Sīlaṃ kavacamabbhutaṃ.


Virtue is a matchless power.
Virtue is the greatest weapon.
Virtue is the best adornment.
Virtue is a wonderful armor.

Theragatha 614


Sabbapāpassa akaraṇaṃ,
kusalassa upasampadā,
Sacittapariyodapanaṃ,
etaṃ buddhāna sāsanaṃ.


Refraining from all wrong-doing,
Undertaking the good,
Purifying the mind,
This is the teaching of the buddhas.

Dhammapada v. 183/14.5

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Re: Penor Rinpoche passes away

Postby Ngawang Drolma. » Sat Mar 28, 2009 10:38 pm

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Re: Penor Rinpoche passes away

Postby thornbush » Sun Mar 29, 2009 3:08 am

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May He return back riding on His Vows :anjali:

Dukkha, Anicca, Anatta
Om Amitabha Hrih!

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Re: Penor Rinpoche passes away

Postby Karunika » Mon Mar 30, 2009 4:03 am

Rinpoche will be greatly missed by many. May he have a swift rebirth and continue to aid suffering sentient beings to cross Samsara's turbulent ocean.


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