“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 is an international Buddhist association of non-profit nationally registered societies and charities, with the principal intention of preserving the Buddhist teachings, as well as increasing an awareness and understanding of the Buddha's teachings, beyond the limits of cultures and tradition.

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Film tribute to Rinpoche

Siddhartha's Intent Australia celebrated their 30th year anniversary with a video tribute to Rinpoche.

Ongoing Webinar: Bodhicharyavatara

One of Rinpoche's appointed instructors offers ongoing classes on Shantideva’s Bodhicharyavatara.

TV Show in Bhutan

A weekly Bhutanese TV show presents a recent teaching with Rinpoche.

Latest News

Khenpo Sonam Phuntsho to be lama-in-residence around the globe 2014/2015

3 November 2014

We are very pleased to announce that Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche has appointed Khenpo Sonam Phuntsho to be the lama-in-residence in various regions around the world for the next year, starting mid- November.

It depends... meets its goal! UPDATED

20 September 2014

Update on the interdependent (dependent) origination mantra accumulation.  

Rinpoche's Schedule

Ushnishavijaya Drupcho

31 December 2014 - 9 January 2015 at Taipei, Taiwan

Bodhicharyavatara by Shantideva

16 - 18 January 2015 at Tokyo, Japan

Bodhicharyavatara by Shantideva

6 - 8 February 2015 at India

Sea to Sky Retreat Centre

Programs at Sea to Sky Centre
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

- Volunteer in Residence, Autumn 2014
- Wheel of Life, November 2014 

Click here for the full schedule with program details

New Recording

Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche teaches on Lojong: ‘training the mind’, in Berlin, 2014. The teachings emphasize the practice of bodhichitta and the 'exchanging oneself for others', introduced to Tibet by Lord Atisha in the eleventh century.

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Support Deer Park

Support Deer Park Institute in India and you can choose a gift: one or two downloadable mp3 sets produced by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche.

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