Peter Young’s relationship with Palyul and H.H. Penor Rinpoche

Peter Young (PY) has no official connection to Nyingma, Palyul or Namdroling. Past emails to Namdroling verifying his authenticity were unanswered. This is the Tibetan way of saying "he is nothing to do with us". They refuse to acknowledge PY. I have never seen any real connection with Palyul. PY puts their name on the Pathgate … Continue reading Peter Young’s relationship with Palyul and H.H. Penor Rinpoche

Gaslighting

Fallout from an initially trivial event amongst C-list celebrities in UK has brought to public light the set of abusive practices now known as "gaslighting". This is very useful enlanguaging. There's a clearly expressed article about it here:[www.independent.co.uk] "Ten years ago I’d never heard the term “gaslighting”. But I realised something wasn’t right when I … Continue reading Gaslighting

Emerging from the Pathgate Cult

A couple of quotes highly relevant to the Pathgate cult from this webpage on The Difficulties of Emerging from a Cult:http://sustainedaction.org/Explorations/compassion_for_cleargreen.htm "If they have to start thinking for themselves they will have to deal not only with the pain they ran away from in the first place, but also the realization that they were being … Continue reading Emerging from the Pathgate Cult

Peter Yeung’s use of the title “Rinpoche”

Peter Yeung (PY) will say he doesn’t use it, that it is his students who insist on calling him that. The thing is, by allowing, and passively encouraging (which we’ve seen him do), his students to call him Rinpoche, he is proving his lack of respect for, and understanding of, Tibetan Buddhism. In Tibetan Buddhism, … Continue reading Peter Yeung’s use of the title “Rinpoche”