Getting beaten by a bunch of Russian strangers is totally relaxing.
About 20 years ago I met the previous Khyentse Rinpoche, and traveled with him for around three weeks. Seeing his 17-year-old incarnate from afar, I didn’t get a strong impression.
I read the future of a past-life Tibetan Buddhist lama reincarnated as a filmmaker. Maybe it didn't go so well.
I had a can of champagne to try to loosen up, because during my last reading I got in a little trouble.
I thought of her as the defender of snakes. She was a German woman with shaggy, sandy blond hair. The first time I saw her, she was sitting with a group of paragliders at the Friends coffee shop.