Books, texts and other resources referred to in courses at the centre, listed by course. (Note that any  links to texts are provided for clear and accurate identification. No recommendation about where to purchase them is implied or intended.)

Heart Sutra Retreat with Geshe Zopa, July 2018
Heart Sutra
A comprehensive guide to the Heart Sutra, Geshe Tenzin Zopa, 2017

Conversations about Karma
All About Karma (video) with Venerable Robina Courtin

Buddhist Perspectives, commencing 24th May 2018
Vast as the Heavens, Deep as the Sea: Verses in Praise of Bodhicitta, Khunu Rinpoche, Wisdom Publications 1999, available as paperback or e-book

Mind and Its Potential, discussion group, April-May 2018
Introduction to Discovering Buddhism Module (video)
As taught by Venerable Yonten at Shantideva Centre in Israel (9 videos)
Geshe Tenzin Zopa: What is Mind? Yeshe Norbu Study Group, Stockholm (3 videos)
Buddhist Psychology: The Foundation of Buddhist Thought, Volume 3 Geshe Tashi Tsering Wisdom Publications ebook

Audio Resources

About our audio files

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Geshe Sherab

Geshe SherabGeshe-la speaks fluent English and knows how to relate to the Western mind when teaching the Dharma. Born in Nepal of Tibetan parents, he received his education at Kopan monastery, Sera Je Monastic University and Gyume Tantric College in India.

Lam Rim Retreat held at the Centre 20th -24th January 2014.  Audio files for each session, plus study notes.

Venerable Lozang Yönten

Venerable Yonten in the KYRC gompaVenerable Yönten is the resident teacher at Kunsang Yeshe Centre.

Death and Other Transition, audio file of workshop from 25th May 2014, includes reflection topics.

Guided meditations, suitable for beginners, on the Four Close Placements of Mindfulness

Working through Stress, Anxiety and Depression, from the workshop on March 16th 2014

Dzambala Puja, held regularly at the Centre

Eight Verses of Thought Transformation Audio files from Sunday October 27th 2013

Practicing Perfection Audio files of four meditations from 25th August 2013, with handouts.

Two Meditations: The Certainty of Death (including the death process) and Renunciation.

5 minute Mindfulness Meditation – with short introduction and conclusion.

Limb of Prostration, from Nyung Na

The 8 Worldly Concerns

Medicine Buddha Mantra

Seven Point Mind Training: Session 1 and Session 2

Meditation for Pain Management

Meditation for Overcoming Attachment

Teaching and meditation on Equanimity

WangdrakRinpocheWangdrak Rinpoche

Wangdrak Rinpoche at KYRC, July 2013



Geshe SamtenGeshe Samten

In Praise of Dependent Arising – 21st & 22nd Sept 2013

Download Day 1 here and Day 2 here

Venerable Robina CourtinVenerable Robina Courtin

Teachings from the Green Tara Retreat – KYRC, March 2013

“Karma, the Ultimate Makeover” Public Talk – Carrington Hotel, 11th May 2012

Karma and Emptiness teaching weekend – KYRC, 12th to 13th May 2012

“Brave Heart, Wise Mind” Public Talk – Carrington Hotel, 30th September 2011

Green Tara Retreat – KYRC, 1st to 3rd October 2011

Glen Svensson

Glen Svensson“Cultivating the Wisdom of Selflessness” Theravada & Mahayana Vipashyana – KYRC, 8th December 2011

Gelug Tradition of Mahamudra – KYRC, 10th and 11th December 2011.


Other FMPT Centres

FPMT Centres in Australia are listed below, for international Centre details please visit

New South Wales

Kunsang Yeshe’s Sister Centre in Sydney

Vajrayana Institute
9 Victoria Square
Ashfield, NSW 2131
Tel: (02) 9798 9644
Fax: (02) 9798 9413


Vajrayana Institute’ – a Tibetan Buddhist Centre for the study and development of mind is located in the beautiful and tranquil garden surrounds of Ashfield, in Sydney’s inner west. The extensive programme includes meditation classes, study groups, and teachings plus there are regular workshops, retreats, film nights, visits by incredible lamas and more. Take the opportunity to step away from the noise and frazzle of everyday life, be still, grow your heart, and connect with other kindred spirits.
Liberation Prison Project
PO Box 340
Blackheath, NSW 2785
Tel: (02) 4787 6030
Enlightenment for the Dear Animals
17A Haig St
Denistone East
NSW 2112


Chenrezig Institute
PO Box 41
Eudlo QLD 4554
Tel: (07) 5453 2108
Fax: (07) 5453 2188
Cittamani Hospice Service
PO Box 324
Palmwoods QLD 4555
Tel: (07) 5445 0822
Fax: (07) 5445 0688
Karuna Hospice Service
P.O. Box 2020
Windsor, QLD 4030
Tel: (07) 3632 8300
Langri Tangpa Centre
535 Old Cleveland Road
Camp Hill, Qld. 4152
Tel: (07) 3398 3310
Fax: (07) 3398 3314

South Australia

Buddha House
1 Fisher Street, Tusmore
South Australia 5065
Tel: (08) 8333 2824
Fax: (08) 8333 2827
De-Tong Ling Retreat Centre
433 Snug Cove Road
Via Kingscote
South Australia 5223
Tel: (08) 8559 3276


Chag-tong Chen-tong Centre
PO Box 195
Snug TAS 7054
Tel: (03) 6267 9203
Wishfulfilling Thought Transformation Study Group
P.O.Box 191
Tas 7320


Atisha Centre
25 Sandhurst Town Road
Myers Flat
VIC 3556
Tel: (03) 5446 3336
Fax: (03) 5446 2634
The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion
Tse-Chen Chö-Khor Stupa

25 Sandhurst Town Road
Myers Flat
VIC 3556
Tel: (03) 5446 7568
Shen Phen Ling Study Group
PO Box 178
Wodonga Vic 3689
Tel: (02) 6027 1335
Coordinator Julie Klose
Tara Institute
3 Mavis Ave
Brighton East VIC 3187
Tel: (03) 9596 8900
Res Tel: (03) 9596 6197
Fax: (03) 9596 4856
Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery
RMB 1530
Eaglehawk VIC 3556
Tel/Fax: (03) 5446 3691

Western Australia

Hayagriva Buddhist Centre
64 Banksia Tce
Kensington, WA 6151
Tel/Fax: (08) 9367 4817
Hospice of Mother Tara
18 Clifton Street
Bunbury, WA 6230
Tel: (08) 9791 9798
Fax: (08) 9721 5286