By Thinley Norbu
Like a spontaneous cascade of knowledge nectar, the open and typical phrases of Thinley Norbu Rinpoche, simple via scholarly elaboration, move right here within the culture of the direct transmissions of Buddhas and Bodhisattvas of the earlier. via statement at the initial Practices (Ngöndrö) prayer from the treasure textual content of the good grasp Tragtung Düdjom Lingpa, insights into many primary practices emerge in an effort to deepen figuring out of the rules of Vajrayana Buddhism. additionally incorporated within the publication is a observation on Tsok Khang Dechen (Assembly Palace of significant Exaltation), the foundation textual content prayer of the second one Kyabje Düdjom Rinpoche, Jigdrel Yeshe Dorje.
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Buddha has purified self, so that is why Buddha is fully enlightened. Because eternalism does not give up the view of an existing self, whether a god is considered intermediate or supreme, there is still the cause of passions and karma, even though the way the appearances of gods arise seems positive according to history or an individual's experience and excels beyond the appearances of ordinary human beings. Since self is not purified, self produces cause and effect. Whenever there is cause and effect, a possessor comes, and there is samsara no matter what aspect of gods arises.
Dharmabhadra). 8. This permanence refers to eternalist gods such as the creator God of Christianity, Allah in Islam, and deva in Hinduism. 9. There are countless eternalist points of view and explanations of them, but the essence of any kind of eternal ism can be synthesized into these few words. 8 • COMMENTARY ON THE NEW TREASURE OF DUDJOM need to do anything in a spiritual way about believing in practice, worship, prayer to be reborn in a pureland, or enlightenment, because there is no thought of what is beyond the appearances of this momentary life, because there is no special quality to gain from the effort of activity.
If something exists permanently, it cannot manifest anything because it is frozen, without mind, spirit, or wisdom. Even when considering absolute truth, by excessively concretizing absolute truth due to inflexibility, it will become diminishable and will not turn to a pivotal state or quality. As the supreme Nyingma wisdom scholars Dharmabhadra, Kunkhyen Longchenpa, and Mipham Rinpoche explained based on the teachings of Buddha Shakyamuni, the fully enlightened state is Buddhahood, which is omniscient.
A Cascading Waterfall of Nectar by Thinley Norbu