NECESSARY QUALITIES OF A VAJRAYANA TEACHER BY TARANATHA in ‘A HUNDRED BLAZING LIGHTS’

Often students and followers of Vajrayana get confused about what qualities are seen as essential requirements in a Vajrayana guru. They falsely believe that they should not examine a teacher and that they should take the first teacher they meet and feel intense devotion for. Fortunately, a great Vajrayana master and guru, Jetsun Tāranātha, explains… Continue reading NECESSARY QUALITIES OF A VAJRAYANA TEACHER BY TARANATHA in ‘A HUNDRED BLAZING LIGHTS’

Tāranātha’s Lion-Faced Dakini text now available in English

I am happy to announce that Tāranātha's Lion-Faced Dakini Sadhana text (seng gdong ma'i lzog pa) is now available in English (with Tibetan and phonetics) for the first time. For anyone experiencing obstacles, psychic attacks, obstructions, harmful influences and so on, the Lion-Faced Dakini practice is renowned for eliminating them. As the practice is only… Continue reading Tāranātha’s Lion-Faced Dakini text now available in English

HH the 14th Dalai Lama on the Jonang Kālacakra Six Yogas and Shentong – English translation

HH the 14th Dalai Lama has been a strong advocate and supporter of the Jonang teachings on Kālacakra and Shentong flourishing in exile. He was good friends with the late, 9th Jetsun Kalkha Dhampa. HE 9th Jetsun Khalka Dhampa An example of HH's support can be read in his beautiful Aspiration for Jonang Teachings composed… Continue reading HH the 14th Dalai Lama on the Jonang Kālacakra Six Yogas and Shentong – English translation