Clear Light Institute

From Fear of Death to Greater Compassion

2020-12-02T22:00:43-08:00

As the latest cases and deaths from Covid-19 filled the news, it has been impossible to not think about death. The virus has brought major changes to how we live our lives. Those who have lost loved ones and the medical personnel caring for the sick are having a particularly stressful time. Our emotional, spiritual and cultural distance from death has been narrowed. Our denial and avoidance in talking about and facing death has been

From Fear of Death to Greater Compassion2020-12-02T22:00:43-08:00

A Brief Tara Practice to Protect from Infectious Disease

2020-04-02T11:24:18-07:00

With the fear and uncertainty of the current world situation, we wanted to offer a Tara practice which my be of benefit to you.  Tara is reknown for eliminating fear, and Jetsun Drolma Ritö Loma Gyönma is one of the 21 Taras.who specifically protects from contagious diseases, pandemics and fevers by destroying them and bringing ease, health, and well-being.

A Brief Tara Practice to Protect from Infectious Disease2020-04-02T11:24:18-07:00

Clear Light Institute: Grace, Strength and Dignity in the Face of Loss

2018-10-12T10:57:23-07:00

A NUMBER OF YEARS AGO, I was admitted to the hospital for a five day regimen of chemotherapy. The unit I was assigned to had patients who were seriously ill and with few exceptions were bedridden. I saw a lot of suffering. It was emotionally intense for me to see this and I was glad for the rare patient who was discharged.

Clear Light Institute: Grace, Strength and Dignity in the Face of Loss2018-10-12T10:57:23-07:00