All Teachings

Lama Tsultrim’s Perfect Poem

Lama Tsultrim Allione offering a poem at the White Dakini Drub Chen, 2009   Lama Tsultrim’s Perfect Poem  

The difference between God, gods, and Buddhist deities

  The difference between God (monotheistic God), the god-realm gods (still in samsara) and deities such as Tara (beyond samsara)           difference between God, gods and Buddhist deities


  The difference between Prajna Paramita and Samantabhadri, discussion of the ground of being. from winter solstice teachings. Samantabhadra and Prajna Paramita

Taking Sorrow onto the Path, Lama Tsultrim Allione on Transforming Grief

In late April of 2011, just after her return to Tara Mandala from pilgrimage, Lama Tsultrim gave an amazing gift to our residential community and those attending the Phowa Retreat with Chagdud Khandro. At Chagdud Khandro’s request, Lama Tsultim gave her first teaching since the death of her husband, David Petit. She spoke to us … More

Ki Du Lam Kher

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 “Ki Du Lam Kher,”  which means “Taking Happiness and Sorrow onto the Path,” a beautiful Dharma song by the recent Terton Pegyal Lingpa and sung by Pema Zangmo and Ani Kunsang at Tara Mandala, which includes the line “Dug na gate kun gyi dug ngel khur,” which means “If I am in sorrow, I am happy, because … More

Sacred Feminine

Lama Tsultrim Allione, here discusses the concept of the Divinine Feminine and what this means in personal as well as cultural terms. She is the founder of Tara Mandala, a unique retreat center in Colorado dedicated to the Divine Feminine.

Feeding Your Demons

Lama Tsultrim Allione speaks about “Feeding Your Demons”, the subject of her best-selling book.