Let Go

Tilopa_01Let go of what has passed.

Let go of what may come.

Let go of what is happening now.

Don’t try to figure anything out.

Don’t try to make anything happen.

Relax, right now, and rest.

—Mahasiddha Tilopa

About Tashi Nyima

I am a Dharma student, and aspire to be a companion on the path. I trust that these texts can offer a general approach and basic tools for practicing the Buddha's way to enlightenment. ||| Soy un estudiante del Dharma, y aspiro a ser un compañero en el sendero. Espero que estos textos ofrezcan a algunos un mapa general y herramientas básicas para la práctica del sendero a la iluminación que nos ofrece el Buda.
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3 Responses to Let Go

  1. Jeff Wilkins says:

    Like a calming breath of fresh air. Thank
    you Tashi. I bow to you.

  2. paulfarma says:

    thank you. PKL Great Middle Way 於 2014年05月3日 (週六) 8:55 PM 寫道﹕ WordPress.com Tashi Nyima posted: “Let go of what has passed. Let go of what may come. Let go of what is happening now. Don’t try to figure anything out. Don’t try to make anything happen. Relax, right now, and rest. —Mahasiddha Tilopa “

  3. DEW says:

    6 Words of Advice To Naropa,
    Tilopa taught to Naropa the “six words of advice”.

    According Ken McLeod, the text contains exactly 6 words. Two different English translations given in the following table are both attributed to Ken McLeod.

    First short literal translation/ Later long explanatory translation/ Tibetan
    1. Don’t recall/ Let go of what has passed/ mi mno
    2. Don’t imagine/ Let go of what may come/ mi bsam
    3. Don’t think/ Let go of what is happening now/ mi shes
    4. Don’t examine/ Don’t try to figure anything out/ mi dpyod
    5. Don’t control/ Don’t try to make anything happen/ mi sgom
    6. Rest/ Relax, right now, and rest/ rang sar bzhag

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