Classic and Contemporary Buddhist Works

Dear Lama Zopa - Table of Contents

Radical Solutions for Transforming Problems into Happiness

Table of Contents

 

How to Use the Advice in This Book

 

Addictions

I Want to Stop Smoking

 

Aids

The Virus Was Undetectable 

Which Practices Should I Do?

 

Al Gore

An Inconvenient Truth

 

Anger

Fed Up with Anger

My Anger Harms People

 

Animals

The Crocodile Hunter

Animal Liberation

How to Help My Cat?          

My Aging Dog

 

Astrology

How to Check Before Getting Pregnant?

 

Attachment

How Can I Stop Attachment?           

Making Your Life Beneficial  

The Object of Attachment Is a Hallucination

 

Babies

Should I Have a Baby?

Buddha Baby

A Baby Is Not Just for Your Own Pleasure

How to Bring Up a Child

 

Bird Flu

What Practices to Do?           

 

Birthdays

How to Celebrate?

 

Childless

Why Can’t I Have a Baby?

 

Children

Benefit Others           

Parents Are the Main Educators

Growing Up Too Fast           

 

Clairvoyance

Is It Possible to See the Future?

 

Cockroaches

What to Do?

 

Collective Karma

Karma Is More Powerful When Created by Many

 

Corruption

The Government Took My Money

 

Death

It Is Not God’s Fault 

You Must Tell a Person They Are Dying

How to Help at Death

How to Die Well

 

Death Row

Advice at the Time of Execution

 

Debts

My Friend Owes Me Money

 

Depression

Transforming Depression

Depression Is a Sign of Purification  

 

Disability

Down Syndrome Baby

Born Blind

 

Disasters

Bush Fires

How to Help When There Are Natural Disasters?

 

Disfigured

A Failed Operation

 

Distrust

Remember Loving Kindness

 

Divorce

If Divorce Happens, Let It Happen

Should I Divorce?      

It’s Better for You to Divorce           

 

Donating Organs

Offering My Organs

 

Dreams

Recognizing Dreams As Dreams

 

Drugs

Defeating the Enemy

 

Earthquakes

Why Do Earthquakes Happen?

 

Ego

Bruised Ego

 

Epidemics

Ebola Outbreak

 

Euthanasia

Removing Life Support

 

Fame

Be Famous with Bodhichitta

 

Fear

Fear of Flying

Fear of Snakes

 

Fighting in Family

Fighting Between Parents  and Children

 

Forgiveness

Not Getting What I Want

 

George Bush

Letter to the President of the United States

 

God

Who Is God?

Everything Is Not Up to God

 

Grief

Accept Death 

My Husband Died

 

Healing

Healing Self and Others

 

Insomnia

Nothing Works

 

Jealousy

Practice Rejoicing

 

Killing

Avoid Killing Animals

Killing Mice to Feed My Snake

Purifying Killing the Ants

Be Kind to Mosquitoes

No Hunting, Please

 

Lamrim or Tantra?

Cream on the Cake

 

Life or Death?

Should I Have an Abortion?

Severe Physical Problems      

 

Losing Your Job

What to Do?

 

Martha Stewart

Using Difficult Situations for the Best

 

Money

Increasing Wealth

Why Am I Having Difficulties?

Your Karma for Wealth Is Finished

 

Pain

Transforming Pain

 

Paralysis

Paralyzed after an Accident

 

Parenting

Teach Your Children Well

 

Pride

Pride in Good Deeds

Overwhelmed with Pride

 

Prison

The Prison of Samsara

 

Reincarnation

Reincarnation 

 

Relationships

Of One Taste

Bodhichitta Airways

How to Make a Relationship Useful

 

Religion

Dangers of Religion

 

Revenge

It’s in My Mind All the Time

 

Selfishness

It Was All about Me

 

Sickness

Multiple Sclerosis

Breast Cancer

Skin Cancer

A Cure for Hepatitis C?

 

Spirits

Harm from Spirits

 

Suicidal

Feeling Suicidal

 

Suing

Blamed for Harming a Child

Suing Another

I Am Being Sued

 

Terrorism

September 11th

 

How to Get Rid of Your Enemies

Spiritual Solutions

 

Tsunami

Helping the People Who Died

 

Unemployed

Can’t Find a Job

 

Vegetarianism

On Eating Meat

 

Violence

Violent Schoolchildren

I Was Shot

Why Did My Husband Abuse Me?

 

War

Negative Rejoicing

 

 

Glossary

Mantras and Practices