From the preeminent Tibetan pupil B. Alan Wallace comes the much-anticipated Dudjom Lingpa’s Visions of the nice Perfection.
This limited-edition set contains stylish clothbound versions of all three volumes, superbly provided in a slipcase.
Düdjom Lingpa (1835–1904) was once one of many superior tantric masters of nineteenth-century Tibet. This new sequence contains Düdjom Lingpa’s 5 visionary teachings at the nice Perfection (Dzogchen), the head of perform in Tibet’s oldest Buddhist institution, besides 3 crucial commentaries. the lessons during this sequence have encouraged generations of Tibetans.
Volume 1 contains 4 works, starting with The Sharp Vajra of wakeful knowledge Tantra, thought of the foundation distillation of Düdjom Lingpa’s knowledge. Unpacking those indispensable verses is the Essence of transparent Meaning, a definitive remark in line with Düdjom Lingpa’s oral teachings recorded by means of his disciple Pema Tashi. In The silly Dharma of an fool Clothed in Mud and Feathers, Düdjom Lingpa narrates the fundamental Dharma teachings from the viewpoint of an outdated guy rejecting superficial appearances. Finally, The Enlightened View of Samantabhadra is a masterful exposition of the good Perfection published as a discussion among knowledge beings who bestow a treasury of pith directions and particular suggestion for practitioners.
Volume 2 includes Düdjom Lingpa’s most generally taught work, Buddhism with no Meditation, and complementary works by way of his charismatic woman disciple, Sera Khandro, who's comprehensive and good enjoyed in her personal right. Her Garland for the satisfaction of the Fortunate spells out the results of the basis text’s hugely condensed verses.
Volume 3 contains Düdjom Lingpa’s magisterial Vajra Essence, his so much prolonged meditation at the direction of serious Perfection, in lots of senses a statement on all his different Dzogchen works.