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Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Taye,Ingrid Loken McLeod,Elio Guarisco's The Treasury of Knowledge: Book Eight, Part Three: The PDF

By Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Taye,Ingrid Loken McLeod,Elio Guarisco

ISBN-10: 155939305X

ISBN-13: 9781559393058

Jamgön Kongtrül's Treasury of Knowledge in ten volumes is a special encyclopedic masterpiece embodying the full diversity of Buddhist teachings as they have been offered in Tibet. Tibetan Buddhist academics anticipated their scholars to check Buddhist philosophical texts in addition to perform mirrored image and meditation; present-day scholars have additionally discovered that awakening has its resource in learn in addition to in mirrored image and perform. The parts of Tantric Practice units forth the basic parts of the trail of maximum yoga tantra, a procedure of meditation that unites knowledge and compassion in its levels of perform. the 1st part, that of construction, is based totally on using the mind's eye to influence own transformation. The section finishing touch permits the practitioner to ideal the method of transformation by way of education in equipment that control the energies and components of the brain and physique. the results of this direction is the direct adventure of the basic nature of brain and phenomena. The parts of Tantric Practice matters the meditative procedures of the internal method of mystery mantra—that of maximum yoga tantra—and is predicated totally on tantric resources. the writer introduces the topic by way of describing the trail of tantra and its underlying rules. the most physique of the publication bargains with significant parts necessary to all maximum yoga tantras: the perform of the production section and that of the of entirety part. For the 1st part, Kongtrül describes the visualization sequences during which usual perceptions are remodeled into the kinds of awakening and explains how those practices purify the phases of cyclic existence—life, dying, and rebirth. The production section prepares the practitioner for the ideas of the of completion part, which entail focusing at once at the channels, winds, and important essences that shape the delicate physique. Kongtrül offers the most important components of various tantras, together with the Guhyasamaja and Yamari, belonging to the category of pop tantras and the Kalachakra Hevajra Chakrasamvara Mahamaya Buddhakapala and Tara mom tantras. some of these tantras percentage a typical target: to make show up the pristine know-how that's the union of vacancy and bliss.

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