“The vast majority of us perform two activities almost instinctively; we like to throw out rubbish and love collecting goodies. This universal habitual pattern can be usefully employed as a format on the spiritual path”

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

Founded in 1989 by Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche, Siddhartha’s Intent (SI) supports Rinpoche’s buddhadharma activities worldwide by organizing teachings and retreats, distributing and archiving recorded teachings, transcribing, editing and translating manuscripts and practice texts, and establishing a global community committed to continual study and practice.

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The Guru Drinks Bourbon?

Rinpoche's new book is out now, exploring the powerful relationship between guru and student and giving practical advice...

The Best Offerings

A letter from Rinpoche, telling us the best offering we can make to the Buddhas and our teachers is to put the Dharma into practice.

Mugwort-born

Check out 'Mugwort-born', Rinpoche's memoir-in-progress. It features rare photos and very personal stories about his life.

Latest News

Letter from Rinpoche

15 April 2018

SI Founding member Amelia Chow Shares Her Thoughts on the Future of KF and SI

31 March 2018

SI & KF Founding member Amelia Chow reflects on her long history of service for Rinpoche’s sangha before a long retreat.

Now available: Teachings on the Vimalakirti Sutra and the Lotus Sutra

30 March 2018

Audio Livestream from Deer Park Institute

25 March 2018

Rinpoche will teach on the ‘Hinamudra'.

New Recording

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche’s teachings on the Prajnaparamita Sutra (Nepal 2017) is now available on Siddhartha’s Intent.

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