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Mahāmudrā and related instructions

core teachings of the Kagyü school

by Roberts, Peter Alan

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Published by Wisdom Publications in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rituals,
  • Mahāmudrā (Tantric rite),
  • Bkaʼ-rgyud-pa (Sect)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementtranslated by Peter Alan Roberts
    SeriesLibrary of Tibetan classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBQ7699.M34 M34 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24809021M
    ISBN 10086171444X
    LC Control Number2011006427

    The Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism began in the 11th century with such renowned figures as Marpa and Milarepa, and it continues today with the Karmapa and several best-selling authors, including Pema Chodron and Chogyam : Peter Alan Roberts; Thrangu. Fairly detailed survey of the origins of mahāmudrā discourse and practice in India and their development in Tibet. More recent and detailed than either Jackson or Jackson a. Jamgön Kongtrul. The Treasury of Knowledge: Book 8, Part 4, Esoteric Instructions. Translated by Sarah Harding. Ithaca, NY: Snow Lion, E-mail Citation».

    Essentials of Mahamudra is a commentary on Tashi Namgyal's text. Between and , Thrangu Rinpoche taught on mahamudra in five retreats held at Big Bear Lake in California. This book is based on teachings from the second through fifth of those retreats. Thrangu Rinpoche holds the highest degree within Tibetan BuddhistFile Size: 4MB.   "Moonbeams of Mahāmudrā is not only a meditation instruction manual but a lucid explanation of Ground, Path, and Result Mahāmudrā in the context of the Buddhist path. Dakpo Tashi Namgyal taught it so well that he came to be known as the reincarnation of Gampopa. Elizabeth Callahan spent her entire life studying and translating Mahāmudrā Brand: Shambhala.

    "Oral instructions": in Sanskrit, upadesa. Reflection on the oral instructions means to take to heart and properly reflect upon the meaning of what the Sugatas taught exhaustively, out of loving-kindness, in order to liberate us from bondage to conditioned existence and serenity. Mahāmudrā (Sanskrit, Tibetan: Chagchen, Wylie: phyag chen, contraction of Chagya Chenpo, Wylie: phyag rgya chen po) literally means "great seal" or "great symbol."It "is a multivalent term of great importance in later Indian Buddhism and Tibetan Buddhism" which "also occurs occasionally in Hindu and East Asian Buddhist esotericism.". The name refers to a body of teachings representing the.


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Mahāmudrā and related instructions by Roberts, Peter Alan Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book has been carefully assembled as to include the most basic and the more advanced Mahamudra instructions. The translator of this great volume has the understanding that is necessary to convey the deep meaning buried within it's pages. A serious book - for serious students/5(15). The Unrivaled Instructions of Shang Rinpoché: The Preliminaries and Main Practice of the Great Meditation of Mahāmudrā Shönu Lha (late thirteenth century) 3.

The Ultimate Supreme Path of the Mahāmudrā Lama Shang (–93) 4. A Record of Mahāmudrā. Traditionally passed orally from teacher to disciple, mahamudra instructions point the meditator to the innate perfection of every experience.

When it first appeared inMahamudra: The Moonlight - Quintessence of Mind and Meditation was the first presentation in English of a major Tibetan Buddhist work on meditation. This classic guide was /5(20). ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Translated from the Tibetan. Description: xv, pages ; 24 cm.

Contents: Foreword / Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche --General Editor's Preface --Translator's Introduction --Technical Notes A String of Mahāmudrā and related instructions book A Collection of Dharma Lectures / Gampopa () The Unrivaled Instructions of Shang Rinpoché: The Preliminaries.

The incorporation of Chöd by the Geluk and Kagyü schools has thus had equivocal results: on the one hand, fragments of Chöd teachings are preserved, but on the other, the distinctiveness of Chöd is diminished in the service of different fundamental standpoints such as that of Mahāmudrā.”.

Advice from the Kagyu Masters. Author: Thupten Jinpa; Publisher: Simon and Schuster ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The Mind of Mahamudra is the third volume in the Tibetan Classics series, which aims to make available accessible paperback editions of key Tibetan Buddhist works drawn from Wisdom Publications' Library of Tibetan Classics.

Find out more about Mahamudra and Related Instructions by Peter Alan Roberts, Thrangu Rinpoche at Simon & Schuster. Read book reviews & excerpts, watch author videos & ed on: The usage and meaning of the term mahāmudrā evolved over the course of hundreds of years of Indian and Tibetan history, and as a result, the term may refer variously to "a ritual hand-gesture, one of a sequence of 'seals' in Tantric practice, the nature of reality as emptiness, a meditation procedure focusing on the nature of Mind, an innate blissful gnosis cognizing emptiness nondually, or.

Mahamudra and Related Instructions: Core Teachings of the Kagyü Schools, Library of Tibetan Classics (Wisdom Publications, ) Roberts, Peter Alan. The Mind of Mahamudra: Advice from the Kagyu Masters, translated and introduced by Peter Alan Roberts (London: Wisdom Publications, ) Tsele Natsok Rangdrol, Lamp of Mahamudra, Shambhala,   Mahamudra has a tradition of skillful methods for directly pointing out the nature of mind, which is a unique feature of this lineage.

If we have the opportunity to receive these instructions and a sincere interest in working with them, we have a good chance. Memorandum on the Subject of Mahāmudrā and Dzogchen Instructions by Dongak Chökyi Gyatso; The author makes a distinction between “instructions that apply more generally” and “teachings that are intended for specific individuals” in order to argue for a gradualist approach that culminates in Mahāmudrā or Dzogchen for all but those of the very sharpest faculties (who are able to.

Mahamudra and Related Instructions by N.A Book Resume: Moonbeams of Mahāmudrā, along with the Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje’s Dispelling the Darkness of Ignorance, are to this day some of the most studied texts on Mahāmudrā in the Kagyu monasteries throughout Tibet and the Himalayas.

Elizabeth M. Callahan, a renowned translator of. The Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism began in the eleventh century with such renowned figures as Marpa and Milarepa, and its seminal meditative traditions are Mahamudra and the six Dharmas of Naropa.

Mahamudra teachings focus on the cultivation of. Get this from a library. Mahamudra and Related Instructions: Core Teachings of the Kagyu Schools. [Peter Roberts] -- The Kagyü school of Tibetan Buddhism began in the 11th century with such renowned figures as Marpa and Milarepa, and it continues today with.

Clarifying the Natural State Book Summary: A Buddhist Classic A practical manual for both teacher and student alike, Clarifying the Natural State covers the path from mindfulness to complete enlightenment, simply and methodically. Presenting the profound and ultimate instructions of Mahamudra, it embodies the realization of India and Tibet's greatest masters.

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An Introduction to Mahamudra Meditation by The Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche Geshe Lharampa is an important guide to the technique. During the flourishing of the Mahamudra teachings in India in the 8th to 12th centuries there were innumerable people who practiced Mahamudra and who then attained realization through this practice.

Literally Mahamudra means “great seal” or. Mahamudra is the very essence of Buddha’s is an extremely profound subject and to understand it clearly and practice it correctly it is necessary to receive empowerment and instructions from a qualified Spiritual Guide. The term ‘Mahamudra’ is Sanskrit. These profound yet accessible instructions focus on becoming familiar with the nature of one’s mind as the primary means to realize ultimate reality and thus attain buddhahood.

Dakpo Tashi Namgyal’s manual for the view and practice of Mahāmudrā is widely considered the single most important work on the subject, systematically introducing. Mahāmudrā and related instructions: core teachings of the Kagyü schools / translated by Peter Alan Roberts. Date: Type: Livre / Book.

Langue / Language: anglais / English. ISBN: ISBN: X. Catalogue Worldcat. Mahāmudrā-- Anthologies. Bka'-brgyud-pa-- Doctrines. Roberts, Peter Alan. Mahāmudrā śamatha contains instructions on ways to sit with proper posture.

The mahāmudrā shamatha teachings also include instructions on how to work with a mind that is beset with various impediments to focusing, such as raising the gaze when one feels dull or sleepy, and. Some of the translated passages in Brown's book are not very precise.

IMO it's better to rely on the classic texts, especially the new one: Mahāmudrā and Related Instructions: Core Teachings of the Kagyü Schools. Moonbeams of Mahāmudrā, along with the Ninth Karmapa Wangchuk Dorje’s Dispelling the Darkness of Ignorance, are to this day some of the most studied texts on Mahāmudrā in the Kagyu monasteries throughout Tibet and the Himalayas.

Elizabeth M. Callahan, a renowned translator of classical Kagyu literature, has provided new translations of.