How to Resist that Ego “Itch”

How to Resist that Ego “Itch”

From a collection of three Dharma talks from the 2017 New Year.

How to Resist that Ego “Itch”
New Year is a time for Resolutions – and some of our Resolutions have to do with improving the way we treat ourselves and how we treat others. We want to improve our relationships with others, but sometimes we just can’t resist that “itch” to act in a selfish way. How do we resist? This talk will discuss the problem and offer possible solutions.

How to Resist that Ego “Itch”
2017 New Year’s Day

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Lama Kathy Wesley

A native of Columbus, Ohio, Kathy Wesley (Lama Gyurme Chötsö) has studied Tibetan Buddhism since 1977. She has been active in the Columbus Karma Thegsum Choling since its inception in 1977, and has served the center in a variety of roles, including meditation instructor, newsletter editor and secretary. From 1986 until 1991, she was the center’s administrative director. Lama Kathy now serves the Columbus KTC as its resident teacher.

From June 1993 until May 1996, Kathy participated in a three-year retreat led by the Ven. Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche at the Karmé Ling Retreat Center in Delhi, N.Y. You can learn more about her at lamakathy.net