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A transparent reflect The Visionary Autobiography of a Tibetan grasp by way of Lingpa, Traktung Dudjom. released via North Atlantic Books,2011, Binding: Paperback

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Due to this, he jealously murders all holy, noble lamas And people of high standing. Under his thrall, they stray into delusion as ruler demons of vow violation. Since that creature will attack your life and threaten your doctrine, I will protect you and grant you my blessing! When she finished speaking, the five syllables Bam Ha Ri Ni Sa shone on the palm of her hand, and my body was cloaked in layers of five-colored light. The letter Bam emerged from the tip of her right breast and entered my heart.

The five aggregates are things that arise in interdependence. View everything as emptiness. Then he disappeared. After that, I called to my father and a family friend named Gyaltsé, Victorious Life, who came over. They grew worried as soon as they saw that cave, saying, “Oh shit! ” They closed the mouth of the cave with a lot of rocks and earth, and we left. I TURNED EIGHT in the Tiger Year [1842]. On the morning of the fifteenth day of the middle summer month, I went along with my sister and a little neighbor girl down to the waters of the Ser River, which was extremely turbulent.

Where there is no body, what only appears as a body is also the mind. Where there is no speech, what arises as verbal expression is also the mind. In fact, there is nothing apart from mind. Having come to that conclusion, I continued to wonder why the young boy explained it as three things. Once again, I sat with my back to Marshar Cliff. As soon as I focused my attention on a small stick, from the cliff face behind me a tiny red bird sang with a pleasant voice, I, the young boy, am not telling lies: These days, some teachers do not understand The meaning of what only appears as the three doors of body, speech, and mind where there are no doors, So they identify and teach them as a trio.

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