frequently asked questions

Where can I begin learning to meditate?

Headspace, Calm, and 10% Happier are excellent apps that provide structured, secular meditation instruction. Insight Timer is a thriving community where thousands of meditation teachers post guided meditations that can be accessed through their app. Each of these apps offer free and paid options.

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Profit, if any, will be donated to the charitable organizations where we learned to meditate: Tse Chen Ling Center for Tibetan Buddhist Studies, Vajrapani Institute for Wisdom Culture, The Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), Gyuto Foundation, and Tibet House.

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