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by Karma Gendun
Sun Feb 10, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Wine and Meat Offerings?
Replies: 73
Views: 9541

Re: Wine and Meat Offerings?

Here is what it says in Words of My Perfect Teacher: Even those five acceptable kinds of meat may only be used if you have the power to transform the food you eat into ambrosia and if you are in the process of practising to attain particular accomplishments in a solitary place. To eat them casually ...
by Karma Gendun
Sun Dec 09, 2012 5:56 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Silk in Vajrayana, and the bodhisattva practice.
Replies: 15
Views: 1803

Re: Silk in Vajrayana, and the bodhisattva practice.

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by Karma Gendun
Sat Dec 01, 2012 12:30 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Wine and Meat Offerings?
Replies: 73
Views: 9541

Re: Wine and Meat Offerings?

Using meat and alcohol in tsok is highly debated. HH Karmapa does not want his students using meat and alcohol. The eight Karmapa Mikho Dorje said that anyone who uses meat in tsok is not part of the kagyu lineage. As well in words of my perfect teacher Patrul Rinpoche made it clear that meat from s...