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Book Review: The Life of Milarepa by Tsangnyön Heruka

Quintman, Andrew (trans.).  Tsangnyön Heruka. The Life of Milarepa. Penguin Classics Edition, Penguin Group USA, New York, New York, 2010.

“I would like to see you draped in a fine cloak and mounted upon a horse with your stirrups slashing the throats of our hated enemies. 742 more words

Buddhism

Gone Beyond

Gone Beyond :
Prajnaparamita  Sutras,
The Ornament of Clear Realization,
and Its Commentaries
in the Tibetan Kagyu Tradition (vol. 1)
by Karl Brunnholzl

The Abhisamayalamkara… 254 more words

Philosophy & Spirituality

The Center of the Sunlit Sky

The Center of the Sunlit Sky :
Madhyamaka  in the Kagyu Tradition
by Karl Brunnholzl

Madhyamaka  is a potent and universally accessible means of calming our suffering and awakening to our innate wisdom. 197 more words

Philosophy & Spirituality

The Life of Gampopa

The Life of Gampopa
by Jampa Mackenzie Stewart

Here is the first complete life story of Gampopa – foremost disciple of Milarepa and a forefather of the Kagyu lineages. 75 more words

Philosophy & Spirituality

The Four Dharmas of Gampopa

The Four Dharmas of Gampopa
by Thrangu Rinpoche

Brief commentary by Thrangu Rinpoche on Gampopa’s text.

Gampopa was the main disciple of Milarepa and one of the founders of the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. 36 more words

Philosophy & Spirituality

Mahamudra 2014 : Ballina

Lama Ole Nydahl gave a week of Mahamudra teachings in Ballina on the NSW north coast. An exellent week of dharma, meditation, friends and the beach. 67 more words