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March 31, 2017

Israel Visit

His Eminence Ling Rinpoche visited Israel for the first time in March 2017. Rinpoche gave a public talk in Tel Aviv on “How to Have a Peaceful Mind in a Turbulent World” and two days of teachings on “The Eight Verses on Thought Transformation” at Neve Shalom. Rinpoche also gave a three-day teaching on Lama Tsongkhapa’s “Songs of Experience” at the Kibbutz Yehiam, which was followed by Manjushri and Green Tara initiations on Chotrul Duchen, the auspicious holy “Day of Miracles”.

Teaching Video

Rinpoche enjoyed visiting the old city of Jerusalem and offered prayers at the holy sites, including the Wailing Wall. During an interview on Israel’s Channel 1, Rinpoche spoke of love, compassion and peace in this region of the world.

Interview Video

Rinpoche visited the Dead Sea, the canyons in the Judean desert surrounding Masada, and Qasar El Yahud – the holy place of Jesus’ Baptism, in the south of Israel near the Jordan border.

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