Drupon’s teachings in Charlottesville and Va Beach

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited. I had the blessing of being present for Drupon’s teachings in Charlottesville and the Tidewater area on two separate weekends. Drupon taught on the preliminary practices for the most part, however, in Charlottesville he also gave the Bodhisattva vows and the MahakalaContinue reading “Drupon’s teachings in Charlottesville and Va Beach”

Astrological News

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Please visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com or click on the ads below to support Kirby’s blogging efforts.  Thank you! I am reflecting here, on how my life is shifting recently.  Astrologically, several events have occurred in my personal chart.  I am going to share myContinue reading “Astrological News”

About some of my teachers

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  If you would like to support Kirby’s blogging efforts, you can visit his website here: http://www.mkirbymoore.com   Thank you! It feels like it has been over a month since I last posted here.  I have been busy with school and especially withContinue reading “About some of my teachers”

the Zendo in white, Khenpo in C’ville, spring break, cactus blossoms

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Please feel free to visit my website at http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support his blogging efforts.  Thank you! Today we got our first major (few inches) snow of the season and of course I had to take pictures of the Zendo under its cozyContinue reading “the Zendo in white, Khenpo in C’ville, spring break, cactus blossoms”

Happy Lo Sar (Tibetan New Year)!

Happy New Year, people who practice Tibetan Buddhism celebrate a new Lunar calendar while they mourn those Tibetans who stood up for their faith and their truth and were killed.  I find it fascinating how the Tibetans commemorate their country-folk by not celebrating, although this makes sense.  For instance, if my beloved family members wereContinue reading “Happy Lo Sar (Tibetan New Year)!”

A discovery

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  You can visit Kirby’s website at http://www.mkirbymoore.com to purchase Astrology interpretations and bodywork sessions.  This will support Kirby’s blogging and Dharma activities.  Thank you! News Flash: Kirby is molting, a bit early perhaps I have been receiving more bodywork recently than IContinue reading “A discovery”

Mani Drupchen complete

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  You can visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support Kirby’s blogging efforts.  Thank you! Hello again, Back from attending Garchen Rinpoche – wow, what a being.  I think he embodies spontaneous, liberated, spacious heart – words don’t come close.  Hmm.  Well, I am a bitContinue reading “Mani Drupchen complete”

Mani Drupchen Chronicles – Part Six

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Please visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support Kirby’s blogging efforts. A special on prayer wheels and lamas!  Also, I have just resumed school for this spring semester, a heads up in case I lag behind on blogging. On the Drupchen retreat, nearly everyone whoContinue reading “Mani Drupchen Chronicles – Part Six”

Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Five

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  You can visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support Kirby’s blogging efforts (you can purchase an Astrology Interpretation).  Thank you! So if you ask me what I accomplished on the retreat, I would have to say, I got in touch with my lemony laughter andContinue reading “Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Five”

Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Four

This material is copyrighted by M. Kirby Moore.  Reproduction without permission is prohibited.  Visit http://www.mkirbymoore.com to support Kirby’s blogging efforts.  Thank you! I felt like I was catching up on three years of laughter – the same amount of time I have been a full time student (a fascinating correlation). I have been very stoicContinue reading “Mani Drubchen Chronicles – Part Four”