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Entrance to the Great Perfection: A Guide to the Dzogchen Preliminaries

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Synopsis:

Blending contemporary and traditional perspectives, this wonderful book offers accessible and insightful guidance on the profound foundational practices of the Great Perfection. This groundbreaking work contains classic commentaries by the renowned Tibetan masters Jigme Lingpa and Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, alongside a lively contemporary discussion by filmmaker, author and spiritual teacher Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse that discusses how to incorporate these ancient practices into the fast-paced lifestyle of the Western world. Also included are a lengthy introduction to the world of Tibetan Buddhism and its meditative practices, as well as the long and short preliminary practice liturgies and numerous appendices on the nine yanas and other topics.

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ISBN:
9781559393393
Author:
Dahl, Cortland
Publisher:
Snow Lion Publications
Subject:
Rdzogs-chen
Subject:
Räniçn-ma-pa (Sect) -- Rituals.
Subject:
Buddhism - Tibetan
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Tibetan Buddhism
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Heart Essence
Publication Date:
20100231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
260
Dimensions:
8.98x6.12x.91 in. 1.09 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Blending contemporary and traditional perspectives, this wonderful book offers accessible and insightful guidance on the profound foundational practices of the Great Perfection. This groundbreaking work contains classic commentaries by the renowned Tibetan masters Jigme Lingpa and Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, alongside a lively contemporary discussion by filmmaker, author and spiritual teacher Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse that discusses how to incorporate these ancient practices into the fast-paced lifestyle of the Western world. Also included are a lengthy introduction to the world of Tibetan Buddhism and its meditative practices, as well as the long and short preliminary practice liturgies and numerous appendices on the nine yanas and other topics.
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