|Author(s) : Lama Thubten Yeshe
|Publishers Price : £10.99
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|ISBN : 0861713893|
|EAN : 9780861713899|
|Cover : Paperback|
|Pages : 320|
|Size : 228 x 152mm|
|Publisher : Wisdom Publications|
|Published : 2004|
|Category : Tantra: Vajrayana Buddhist
Category 2 : Tibetan Buddhism: Gelug
A new edition of the Tantric Path of Purification, which is a commentary on the practice of Vajrasattva which is common to all traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. Purification of the mind is essential for anybody who wishes to advance along the spiritual path. In this book renowned Tibetan master Lama Thubten Yeshe explains one of the most powerful purification practices in the vast array of Buddhist teachings, Vajrasattva meditation. Included is an entire section of retreat instructions - required reading for anybody who undertakes one.
"Who is Heruka Vajrasattva? We consider him to be a manifestation of the unity of fully developed male and female energy, the complete purity of the state of enlightenment. Out of their great compassion and limitless love, the Buddhas and bodhisattvas have manifested their collected purity in the archetypal image of Vajrasattva so that we can identify ourselves with him...the Vajrasattva practice can lead us beyond ego, beyond grasping, and beyond the dualistic mind. That's what the Vajrasattva practice is about." Lama Yeshe.
"The practice of purification is one of the most important solutions to life's problems." Lama Zopa.
"One of the great teachers of our time." Sogyal Rinpoche.
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