Chögyam Trungpa describes “crazy wisdom” as an innocent state of mind that has the quality of early morning—fresh, sparkling, and completely awake. Well before American Buddhists and New Age acolytes began flocking to the feet of Tibet’s Dalai Lama, hippies and spiritual seekers were. A film about the life and times of Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche Buddhism permeates popular culture worldwide — we speak casually of good parking karma.

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He died young of alcoholism, but for many that didn’t diminish his message.

Crazy Wisdom: A Portrait of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

You can’t deceive the path because you make the path. Yet he had complete confidence that humanity was basically good and could reverse the materialistic trend. A woman working in the B movie industry begins examining the industry and the damaged, desperate people who work in it.

Want to Read saving…. This fascinating book examines the life of Padmasambhava—the revered Indian teacher who brought Buddhism to Tibet—to illustrate the principle of crazy wisdom. In particular, the author discusses meditation as a practical way to uncover one’s own innate wisdom.

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Crazy Wisdom: The Life & Times of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche () – IMDb

You just let cohgyam neurosis commit suicide rathing than kil Edition 10 Both question and answer die simultaneously at some point. Search for ” Crazy Wisdom: Suzuki who sells Carus teaching as Japanese Zen, Chongpa is selling Heidegger and probably a few other existentialists as Tibetan crazy wisdom.

Apr 15, Sarah rated it it was amazing Shelves: On the contrary, painful emotions can be appreciated as a challenging opportunity for new discovery.

When I reread the book later, it didn’t quite have the same effect.

Share this Rating Title: And even desolation is not regarded as home, because you are so desolately, absolutely hopeless that even loneliness is not a refuge any more.

Return to Book Page. Edit Cast Wisdok cast: That Autumn, after years of heavy alcohol use, he had a cardiac arrest, and he died of heart failure the following Spring. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

As to be expected with Trungpa, his words are bright, provocative, simu This is my second time reading this book, six years apart, and it seems like a completely new book now that I am more familiar with vajra, dzogchen, and Padmasambhara.

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His students argue that the booze didn’t impair his judgment but the facts speak otherwise. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Painting rated it it was amazing Jan 20, Nov 04, Hollis Fishelson-holstine rated it liked it Shelves: This is a very advanced book dealing with advanced teachings so I was lost for a lot of it but had enough exposure that it sort of tickled parts of my brain.

A Portrait of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. It is probably unrealistic for people to expect their saints to be totally chogaym and without usual human failings. Paperbackpages.

Crazy Wisdom the Movie — A Film About the Life and Times of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Inhe moved to Nova Scotia, Canada, where hundreds of trunpa students had settled. Edit Storyline Crazy Wisdom is the long-awaited feature documentary to explore the life, teachings, and “crazy wisdom” of Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche, a pivotal figure in bringing Tibetan Buddhism to the West.

Dec 05, Justin rated it it was amazing. There was an urgency about him that was difficult to resist but exhausting to experience.