Practice

Welcome to Siddhartha’s Intent Online Temple

A worldwide virtual community dedicated to upholding and practising the teachings of the Khyentse Lineage and specifically of Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche.

About the Online Temple

The Online Temple supports practitioners at three levels: Laying Foundations is for beginners, Exploring Vajrayana for intermediate practitioners wanting to learn more and Sadhana Practice for advanced students.

If you are new to the Online Temple and would like to participate in any of the practice sessions:

  1. Check our practice calendar below with information on all the practices currently available. You will have an option to save calendar entries to your personal calendar once you select a practice. There is no need to register in advance.
  2. Join your chosen practice in either Laying Foundations, Exploring Vajrayana or the Sadhana Practice rooms.


If you have any questions or are unsure as to which practice is best for you, please contact one of our instructors. All practices are open to all.

Explore Our Rooms

It may be difficult to accept, but right now, this very moment, is the perfect time for you to start practising, regardless of the many reasons you have, good and bad, for trying to put it off. Perhaps you would rather wait until you are less busy at work, or win the lottery, or get over your partner leaving you, but life will never be free from disruptions and to wait for things to settle down will merely ensure that you never, ever take that first step.

Laying Foundations

This Room hosts regular meditation practices offered by Siddhartha’s Intent instructors, and programs on “Introduction to Buddhism”.

Anyone is welcome to join, although since there is little to no guidance during the actual practice, beginners to Buddhism who are interested to learn more are encouraged to ask our instructors.

Exploring Vajrayana

This Room hosts regular Ngöndro (preliminary) practices and book reading gatherings offered by Siddhartha’s Intent instructors once a week.

Anyone is welcome to join, although beginners to Buddhism who are interested to learn more are encouraged to ask our instructors.

Sadhana Practice

This Room hosts regular online feast offering practices that can be joined worldwide.

To attend this kind of practice it is helpful, but not essential, to have some familiarity with Vajrayana theory and practice. For some of the practices, empowerment is required, you can connect with our instructors to learn more about this.

Practice Schedule

Morning Meditation (SI Australia)Daily

Daily prayers & 20 minute Meditation 7:00 -7:30 am AEDT (UTC +11) This meditation session is offered ongoing 7 days a ...
25 February 2024
12:00 - 13:00
UTC -08:00
Sydney (Online)
Laying Foundations
Practice
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Mondays at Lapis Lazuli (SI Australia)Monthly

Informal Discussions on Buddhist Theory followed by Meditation Practice Last Monday of each month 5:30-7:30 pm AEDT (UTC +11) Approximate schedule ● 5.30 ...
25 - 26 February 2024
22:30 - 00:30
UTC -08:00
Laying Foundations
Practice
Study
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Riwo Sangchö (SI Canada + SIWD)Weekly

A weekly practice of Riwo Sangcho, the smoke offering, is being held every Monday at 12 pm, Atlantic time (Halifax). Riwo ...
26 February 2024
08:00 - 09:30
UTC -08:00
Exploring Vajrayana
Practice
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Green Tara Puja (SI Australia)Repeating Event

Accumulating Wisdom and Merit through the Mandala of Arya Tara Saturday 2 March, 2024, 10 am to 11.30 am (AEDT, UTC ...
1 March 2024
15:00 - 16:30
UTC -08:00
Sadhana Practice
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Sür Offering Practice (SI Europe)Weekly

This is a practice that can be done for forty-nine days after the death of loved ones. Sür is a practice ...
2 March 2024
10:00 - 10:30
UTC -08:00
Laying Foundations
Practice
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Related Teachings

Listen to related teachings from our recordings library.

Buddha's Vision

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Christchurch
Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

Disentangle yourself from the stories of your deceptive mind with the simplicity of the buddhist view.

Ngöndro Talk and Q&A

23 January 2024
Online
Arne Schelling

An exploration of the practice of ngöndro with SI instructor Arne Schelling.

The Bardo Song of Reminding Oneself

14 January 2024
Online
Erik Pema Kunsang

Erik Pema Kunsang returns to Living is Dying to talk about the bardo.

Bardo of Becoming

15 October 2023
Online
Jigme Khyentse Rinpoche

The Six Bardos (Part 6): Guest speaker Jigme Khyentse Rinpoche explores the Bardo of Becoming.

Bardo of Dharmata

24 September 2023
Online
Do Tulku

The Six Bardos (Part 5): Guest speaker Raktrul Rinpoche (Do Tulku) explores the Bardo of Dharmata.

Bardo of Dying

13 August 2023
Online
Chagdud Khadro

The Six Bardos (Part 4): Guest speaker Chagdud Khadro explores the Bardo of Dying.

Bardo of Meditation

9 July 2023
Online
Jakob Leschly

The Six Bardos (Part 3): Guest speaker Jakob Leschly explores the Bardo of Meditation.

Rejoice!

18 June 2023
Online
Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

A special wisdom ride with 84000 on the anniversary of Rinpoche's birth.

Bardo of Dream

18 June 2023
Online
Erik Pema Kunsang

The Six Bardos (Part 2): Guest speaker Erik Pema Kunsang explores the Bardo of Dream.

Bardo of Living

14 May 2023
Online
Tulku Ngawang Tenzin

The Six Bardos (Part 1): Guest speaker Tulku Ngawang Tenzin explores the Bardo of Living.

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