Introduction to the Study of
Shantideva's Bodhisattvacaryavatara (BCA)
By Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche
The following text is an introduction to the study of the classic Mahayana text, Shantideva's Bodhisattvacarya (BCA), and acts as a preface to an exhaustive series of teachings given by Khenpo Choga Rinpoche that follow the BCA chapter-by-chapter and line-by-line. These teachings were originally given in the form of an oral commentary over the course of a sequence of teaching retreats, covering an interval of several years. This oral commentary was translated from the Tibetan by Andreas Kretschmar
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Teachings on The Dharma Path
What is The Dharma Path?
The Dharma Path refers here to an extensive body of teachings that Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche has given on Shantideva's classic Mahayana text the Bodhisattvacaryavatara, aka "Entering Into the Conduct of a Bodhisattva," or "The Way of the Bodhisattva" as well as Khenpo Kunpal's own commentary on this text.
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Audio Recordings of Dharma Teachings By
Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche
1) Click here to listen to the recording of Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche's first global webcast teaching, broadcast live on June 28, 2003.
Note: The first broadcast begins with music and introductions. Rinpoche's teaching begins at approximately 41:00 minutes into the recording. After clicking the link and RealPlayer opens, you may manually advance the playback slider in the RealPlayer window to 41:00 minutes to go directly to the teaching.
2) Click here to listen to the recording of Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche's second global teaching, broadcast live on December 6, 2003.
Note: The second broadcast begins with music and introductions. Rinpoche's teaching begins at approximately 44:00 minutes into the recording. After clicking the link and RealPlayer opens, you may manually advance the playback slider in the RealPlayer window to 44:00 minutes to go directly to the teaching.
How to Listen ~ Download RealPlayer
1. Check that the computer has audio capability with working speakers or headphones.
2. Make sure the computer has RealPlayer installed. You may download the free RealPlayer Basic at Real.com.