Tag Archives: Milarepa

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A Song on the Six Perfections   For generosity, nothing to do Other than cease fixating on self.   For morality, nothing to do Other than cease being dishonest.   For patience, nothing to do Other than not fear what … Continue reading

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Preconceptions

Just as fog is dispelled by the strength of the sun And is dispelled no other way, Preconception is cleared by the strength of realization. There’s no other way of clearing preconceptions. Experience them as baseless dreams. Experience them as … Continue reading

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5 Tibetan Buddhist Lineages

Among the contemplative systems and instruction lineages transmitted from Indian Buddhist masters onto their Tibetan successors, there are two basic categories that define the Tibetan Buddhist traditions historically: the Nyingma (“ancient”) and the Sarma (“new”).  The Nyingma sustain the knowledge … Continue reading

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