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by lelopa
Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: How can I purify second hand dharma objects?
Replies: 20
Views: 637

Re: How can I purify second hand dharma objects?

tobes wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 10:47 am For me, this begs the question: is it (doubt, samaya pollution) in the object or the mind apprehending that object?


:good:
by lelopa
Sun Sep 13, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Need Help To Identify The Guardian Diety
Replies: 9
Views: 320

Re: Need Help To Identify The Guardian Diety

Sometimes Machen Pomra is depicted like this.... sometimes he rides a horse.
Amnye Machen.
by lelopa
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Vajrakilaya Empowerment
Replies: 14
Views: 988

Re: Vajrakilaya Empowerment

namtose wrote: Tue Sep 01, 2020 7:39 am Jigme Lingpa was born in 1730. His phurba practice is part of the Longchen Nyingthig terma.
No, not everything what Jigme Lingpa wrote, teached or practiced is Longchen Nyingthig.
Yeshe Lama is another example.
by lelopa
Tue Sep 01, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Vajrakilaya Empowerment
Replies: 14
Views: 988

Re: Vajrakilaya Empowerment

Another source would be the Sakya Center in British Columbia, Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling, Sakya Trichen gave the Vajralilaya empowerment there a few years ago. The standard short sadhana used in both centers is Drop of Definitive meaning by Sakyapa Ngawang Kunga Lodro translated into english by Cyr...
by lelopa
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Re: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat

pemachophel wrote: Sat Aug 29, 2020 12:44 am It's called a Rigdzin Shamu and it is worn during certain ceremonies or certain parts of ceremonies to confer majesty and glory on the practitioner.

:thanks:
by lelopa
Tue Aug 25, 2020 6:58 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Incense burners
Replies: 20
Views: 597

Re: Incense burners

gendun wrote: Sun Aug 23, 2020 7:25 pm You can..but they never smell as nice. :smile:
If you clean the leftovers from ashes & the burnt black part they'll smell a lot better
by lelopa
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Re: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat

Thanx so far...
I've heard about "using at special drubchens"
but who? why? etc. I cannot find in the web :shrug:

here is another version: http://vietrigpamila.org/2019/01/07/cha ... yen-thoai/
by lelopa
Sat Aug 22, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Re: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat

like this one, but only red & orange color & higher

https://potalagate.com/products/1439326025
by lelopa
Sat Aug 22, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat
Replies: 7
Views: 502

Need help to identify a Nyingmapa hat

Image

What is this hat called?
For what purpose is this hat?
Who wears that in general?
It looks a little like the chodpa's hat.
by lelopa
Tue Aug 18, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree
Replies: 15
Views: 800

Re: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree

Haha, also the sender determines the message too. You could use less (or not at all) exclamation marks.... I actually wondered why you were so upset about this. :smile: :?: This I do not understand... is an exclamation mark a sign of being upset? upset about what?? maybe I don't know the meaning of...
by lelopa
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Tsa Lung and Guru Yoga in the Bön tradition vs Tibetan Buddhism
Replies: 34
Views: 2010

Re: Tsa Lung and Guru Yoga in the Bön tradition vs Tibetan Buddhism

Cinnabar wrote: Sat Aug 15, 2020 1:33 am
Johnny Dangerous wrote: Fri Aug 14, 2020 11:34 pmFor me the most difficult part to get past with Bonpo practices was less the polemics than the functional differences.
What scrambles me is how OM AH HUNG are tweeked.
.........
:rolling:
me too
by lelopa
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree
Replies: 15
Views: 800

Re: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree

Yes, I never said otherwise! And if you look what I posted: It wasn't meant as an offend, just as a little improvement.... But: the recipient determines the message Haha, also the sender determines the message too. You could use less (or not at all) exclamation marks.... I actually wondered why you...
by lelopa
Fri Aug 14, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree
Replies: 15
Views: 800

Re: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree

If you look at what I posted-- I never said the "who is who" of my image applied to the image in the OP, did I? If you look at what I posted, I even say it was for a slightly different tree , right? And if you look at what I posted, I say the general outline largely works . Which is true. Row of pr...
by lelopa
Thu Aug 13, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Nyingma
Topic: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree
Replies: 15
Views: 800

Re: Help with deities of Longchen Nyingtik Refuge Tree

Cinnabar wrote: Mon Aug 10, 2020 9:20 pm Slightly different tree. But the general outline largely works.

longnying.jpg
The "who is who" for this thangka is wrong!
The explaination is for an other thangka.
The explaination from Fortyeightvows is the right one for this refuge tree posted by cinnabar!
by lelopa
Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Mahāyāna Buddhism
Topic: Kalachakra & action
Replies: 4
Views: 308

Re: Kalachakra & action

there is a documentary of kalachakra "wheel of time", if i remember well it was directed by the same director of the norferatu classic haha i saw it long time ago, it was great. i remember it has info that maybe you'll like to know. btw it's on youtube. Afaik F.W. Murnau didn't produce a Kalacakra ...
by lelopa
Sun Jul 12, 2020 6:51 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Lama Lena Teachings
Replies: 12
Views: 1436

Re: Lama Lena Teachings

javier.espinoza.t wrote: Sun Jul 12, 2020 5:10 am .......

"Dzogchen is like anal sex, if you don't relax it cannot go in "

.........
:rolling:
by lelopa
Sun Jul 12, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Any experience with dharmacraft.shop?
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: Any experience with dharmacraft.shop?

I think f.e. DharmaCrafts.com and dharmacraft.shop are very different
by lelopa
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: Kagyu
Topic: Chakrasamvara Sadhana - Utter Illumination of the Innermost Essence
Replies: 13
Views: 1018

Re: Chakrasamvara Sadhana - Utter Illumination of the Innermost Essence

Downloaded it... 100 pages for a concise sadhana? :shock: As I mentioned in another thread years ago: the most short, concised sadhanas of the Drikungpas are much longer than the medium & sometimes even the long sadhanas of other traditions. :mrgreen: Not the case actually, Try here. https://www.pk...
by lelopa
Mon Jul 06, 2020 6:40 am
Forum: Kagyu
Topic: Chakrasamvara Sadhana - Utter Illumination of the Innermost Essence
Replies: 13
Views: 1018

Re: Chakrasamvara Sadhana - Utter Illumination of the Innermost Essence

Downloaded it... 100 pages for a concise sadhana?
:shock:

As I mentioned in another thread years ago: the most short, concised sadhanas of the Drikungpas are much longer than the medium
& sometimes even the long sadhanas of other traditions.
:mrgreen:

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