brian's Blog.

May 15, 2018

For a few years I lived, worked and practiced at a Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Center called Ratna Ling.

I was planning on staying there for some more time but the universe had other plans: my work visa was denied and so I had to say goodbye.

Going through some files, I fou...

July 11, 2017

Are you compassionate towards animals? 
Does your compassion extend to other people, even those with differing opinions and actions?

Learning to feel and getting out of our judgmental mind gives us a better understanding of what is going on and how to deal with challe...

July 9, 2017

Join Brian for a workshop that will include Kum Nye Tibetan Yoga, Tibetan meditation and Tibetan Buddhist teachings.

In times when confusion and chaos are a part of daily activity, we are often too tense and charged up to enjoy life.

Kum Nye opens our senses and ou...

July 8, 2017

We have been conditioned to gain the approval of others and to fit in with friends, family members and co-workers. 
Although there are positive sides to this, especially whilst growing up and during the teenage years, we need to understand what we stand for and why we...

July 7, 2017

Instinctively we know that the Heart is the home of love, joy & happiness. 
Becoming centered in the Heart is something we can all learn to do.

Like the sun in the sky, the Heart can help us see what is most important in our lives. By attuning to what has heart and me...

November 1, 2016

I will be facilitating the meditation and Kum Nye classes at Wake Up.

Check the schedule and come join me! 

August 16, 2015

On August 23rd I'll be giving a Tibetan teachings workshop at Nyima Tashi (30b Pollen Street, Ponsonby) from 5.00pm to 8.00pm.