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New PDF release: The Sole Panacea: A Brief Commentary on the Seven-Line

By Thinley Norbu

ISBN-10: 1559394390

ISBN-13: 9781559394390

ISBN-10: 1569570302

ISBN-13: 9781569570302

The second you invoke me, I, Padmasambhava,
Have no selection yet to return to bless you.

Of the entire heartfelt devotional prayers used as a aid for Dharma perform, the Seven-Line Prayer is the main crucial, usually repeated many hundreds of thousands of instances through practitioners of Tibetan Buddhism. This concise prayer invokes the benefits of Padmasambhava, also known as Guru Rinpoche ("Precious Teacher") and referred to as the Buddha of our time. Guru Rinpoche introduced the Dharma from India to Tibet within the 8th century and is the resource of the Tibetan Dzogchen culture, the good Perfection teachings that wake up the enlightened nature of one’s personal brain.

Although the prayer is brief and easy, its assorted degrees of that means make this remark a welcome examine reduction for practitioners. Kyabje Thinley Norbu Rinpoche presents an account of the historic beginning of the prayer and the ability of its advantages, and reviews on its degrees of which means: one, in accordance with the typical Mahayana teachings; the opposite, in response to the unusual Dzogchen realizations. He repudiates quite a few fallacious interpretations and clarifies a few vital philosophical perspectives and meditation equipment. The publication additionally contains the textual content of the Seven-Line Prayer in English and Tibetan.

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