Tag Archives: Padmasambhava

“I do not have, I do not understand, I do not know”

Vain arrogance excites the malevolence of others. To break one’s relationship with the teacher causes adulteration. Acting to please others rather than as one should, is to sell the priceless Doctrine.   Let these three expressions: “I do not have, … 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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