New PDF release: The Practice of Dzogchen: Longchen Rabjam's Writings on the

By Longchenpa,Harold Talbott,Tulku Thondup

This vintage choice of texts at the meditation perform and concept of Dzogchen provides the good Perfection in the course of the writings of its superb authority, the fourteenth-century Tibetan student and visionary Longchen Rabjam. the head of Vajrayana perform within the Nyingma culture of Tibetan Buddhism, Dzogchen embodies a method of teaching that awakens the intrinsic nature of the brain to bare its unique essence, completely ideal and loose from all duality—buddha nature, or buddhahood itself.

In The perform of Dzogchen, Tulku Thondup interprets crucial passages from Longchen Rabjam’s voluminous writings to light up and make clear this educating. He additionally attracts at the works of later masters of the culture, putting Dzogchen in context either when it comes to different colleges of Buddhism and on the subject of the nine-vehicle define of the Buddhist course defined within the Nyingma culture. This increased version comprises Counsel for Liberation, Longchenpa’s poetic exhortation to readers to fast input the trail of liberation, step one towards the summit of Dzogchen practice.

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