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I, Yeshe Tsogyal, will continue to manifest and lead all beings to wisdom-bliss.
— Yeshe Tsogyal

From our Founder:

I founded Jnanasukha (Wisdom Bliss) Foundation in 2002 as a channel for funding for my English translation of Khandro Yeshe Tsogyal's teachings transmitted to His Holiness Dudjom Rinpoche Jigdral Yeshe Dorje as a mind treasure called The Dakini Heart Essence (Khandro Thukthik). 

When the translation was completed in just two years, other projects and connections started appearing. The most surprising was accidentally discovering my karmic connection to Tsogyal Latso, Khandro Yeshe Tsogyal's birthplace in Tibet.

Fast forward and now every year brings more activities and deep, deep, happiness. And, when challenges arise, I trust Yeshe Tsogyal to always guide me forward! Thank you for being here.

All Best Wishes,
Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo

 
 

Buddhist Wisdom through Education, Practice & Community Support on the Vajrayana Path

Our twofold mission is the full transmission of Vajrayana to Westerners and support for Vajrayana in Tibet.

  THE TSOGYAL ONLINE CENTER   Online learning and practice with Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo   Learn More →

THE TSOGYAL ONLINE CENTER

Online learning and practice with Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo

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  TRANSLATIONS & PUBLICATIONS   Texts, Teachings, Books   Learn More →

TRANSLATIONS & PUBLICATIONS

Texts, Teachings, Books

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  TSOGYAL LATSO TIBET   Sacred Birthplace of Yeshe Tsogyal in Tibet   Learn More →

TSOGYAL LATSO TIBET

Sacred Birthplace of Yeshe Tsogyal in Tibet

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  VAJRAYANA WORLD BLOG   Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo   Learn More →

VAJRAYANA WORLD BLOG

Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo

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  SANGHA JOURNEYS   Tibet Pilgrimages   Learn More →

SANGHA JOURNEYS

Tibet Pilgrimages

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  SCHOLARSHIPS   For Study and Practice   Learn More →

SCHOLARSHIPS

For Study and Practice

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  BENEFIT ALL PROJECTS   Grants and Humanitarian Assistance   Learn More →

BENEFIT ALL PROJECTS

Grants and Humanitarian Assistance

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  SACRED ART   Commissioned Works   Learn More →

SACRED ART

Commissioned Works

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"The Life and Visions of Yeshe Tsogyal: The Autobiography of the Great Wisdom Queen". . .

 

. . . is a Jnanasukha Foundation translation funded by our generous sangha. Now published by Shambhala/Snow Lion, this 14th century treasure text is expertly translated by Chönyi Drolma and blessed with a foreword by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche. The book is also enhanced with comments and insights from Chönyi Drolma, Lama Dechen Yeshe Wangmo. Khandro Thrinlay Chodon, Anam Thubten Rinpoche, Chagdud Khadro, Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown, Ngawang Zangpo and Prof. Holly Gayley. 

 

In the words of Shambhala Publications:

"The many layers of the heroic life of Yeshé Tsogyal, Tibet’s best-known dakini and female master, are revealed in this inspiring work. Translated here for the first time, this terma, or “hidden treasure,” presents an outer narrative of her birth, family, and struggles in a traditional male-dominated society; an inner account of her meetings with the great master Padmasambhava; and a secret chronicle of her retreat at Chimpu and her visionary journey to Oddiyana. This accomplished translation is enriched by the refreshing insights of six contemporary scholars and teachers of Tibetan Buddhism, making this invaluable guide to the life of Yeshé Tsogyal a treasure for practitioners, scholars, and anyone intent on the possibility of awakening."

Available at Shambhala, Amazon and other booksellers.

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