His Eminence Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche the Third, entitled “Calling the Lama from Afar” that was written by Jamgon Kongtrul Lodrö Thaye the Great. (English); Calling the Guru from Afar by Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Thaye. (English); Guru Yoga for Bokar Rinpoche by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa. Its name is Calling the Guru from Afar, and it was written by Jamgon Kongtrul, one of the greatest masters of recent times. His name was also.
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Inspire us to flee the abyss of the lower realms. Inspire kontgrul to use the remedies with steadfastness. Death is an experience of extreme suffering.
Calling the Lama from Afar by Jamgon Kongtrul
He brought his talk to a close with thanks to Ngodup Tsering for translation and gave a reading transmission for Calling the Lama from Afar.
It is not sufficient to recite sacred texts and mantras with a shallow frame of mind. Everyone can see and experience that temporary happiness changes into suffering. Samsara offers no beneficial perspectives at all.
Having accumulated merit and purified negativities, may I and all living beings without exception swiftly establish the levels and grounds of Buddhahood. Thank you so much for all this work! A disciple needs to develop devotion as well as gratitude and have pure faith by winning certainty in the Root Lama and all Lamas of the Transmission Lineage. In fact, the more understanding, the more devotion a disciple has. Just for food and clothing we discard the lasting good.
When not getting our way we lose every conviction. They have not been able to practice the Dharma with the pure intention of training their own mind, the only purpose of the teachings. The other possible way is to have deep conviction in the jamgoon important points of the dharma; one understands and follows the basic teachings of the Buddha without failure. At falling moment Hevajra appeared, true conviction and respect spontaneously arose out of Marpa.
If one recollects the past, valling sees the change that has taken place within — one thinks one has more qualities, is kinder, and has become wiser. Padma Nyugu, bodhisattva, please hear us. If one cannot develop true patience, unpleasant situations cause one to lose the patience one has been able to develop with so much energy and exertion.
Behold us from the luminous lotus of Nga Yab Ling. Of course, one needs to practice diligently during life in order to experience the beneficial results then.
With fervent devotion and compassion, everything we do is sincere and will actually transform our ordinary and conditioned mental state into that of omniscience.
So, can space be used as a metaphor for emptiness? A Vajrayana practitioner with lesser propensities can achieve Buddhahood during the bardo of death, when laam mind merges and mingles with the simultaneous manifestation of emptiness and appearance, which is represented by Dorje Chang or Vajradhara.
Look from your sphere, the two knowing wisdoms. And it is not a blind faith, but one that is based on study and reasoning.
Westerners think that when their Lama died, he is gone and lost forever and they only need a new one. May virtuous goodness increase! What leads to this awareness and understanding? A breach can also occur in connection with meditation practice.
Enable us to attain the supreme siddhi of Mahamudra — bliss and emptiness inseparable; Awaken the dharmakaya in our heart of hearts. People pass away right now, jammgon standing in a line.
Calling the Lama from Afar by Jamgon Kongtrul
The hideous messengers of the lord of death beat and stab us, And so we must experience the unbearable sufferings of the lower realms. Though our death will clearly come, we lack the guts to face it. We pray to him in all aspects and request him to kindly look upon us with compassion.
The goal of calling the Lama from afar thd to realize kingtrul everything is only the expression, aar, play and mind of the Lama, or the nature of one’s own mind buddha nature which is the clear aspect. Thank you very much Erik! This enabled Buddhist to practice the spoken words of the Buddha. Such an attitude points to a lack of respect, and such a practitioner often goes astray. The sight or thought of death frightens everyone, although one knows that everything is impermanent.
Calling the Lama from Afar Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche
Our former enemies can become our best friends, whereas our best friends can become our worst enemies. Now, xfar is the connection or commonality that these jjamgon specific ways to practice, from which we choose between, have?
Certainly, one experiences momentary joy in conditioned existence, but it is only temporary. This is why we pray to our Lama to bless us so that we develop true devotion and have the pure aspiration to achieve enlightenment. Help dual thoughts melt away, beyond rising, And to attain our seat of self-knowing.
Calling the Guru from Afar
Yet, genuine help depends upon qualities of realization, which can never arise from pride and dishonesty. Even when one does good, one is driven by the power of negative habits and becomes discouraged, tired, and sleepy, quite evident during intensive Dharma practice, such as in a retreat.
Inspire callihg to practice with a joyous constancy. Help us accept everyone as kind parents So we can help every being sincerely.
Anything done with self-centeredness destroys any goodness one may have been able to develop. Pacify completely the suffering of the six kinds of beings And totally transform the three realms of samsara.
Uncontrived the natural way, but we fail to maintain it. The skillful means Lord Buddha offered need to be integrated through recitation and meditation practices that are available to everyone. He may be far away physically, he may even have passed away, and therefore we caling to him.