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by crazy-man
Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Best translations of Tathāgatagarbha Sūtrs in general
Replies: 3
Views: 329

Re: Best translations of Tathāgatagarbha Sūtrs in general

http://iriab.soka.ac.jp/orc/Publications/BPPB/pdf/BPPB-06.pdf http://webzoom.freewebs.com/nirvana-sutra/convenient/Mahaparinirvana_Sutra_Yamamoto_Page_2007.pdf http://www.thezensite.com/ZenEssays/HistoricalZen/DoctroninalTransformation_of_20thcChineseBuddhism.pdf http://sophia.smith.edu/~jhubbard/pu...
by crazy-man
Tue Jul 10, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Re: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra

The Mahāyāna Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra should not be confused with the Pāli Canon's Angulimala Sutta, which is a completely different work included in the Majjhima Nikaya. The Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra is a Mahāyāna Buddhist scripture belonging to the Tathāgatagarbha class of sūtra, which teach that the Buddha i...
by crazy-man
Tue Jul 10, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Prajnaparamita in 8,000 lines
Replies: 2
Views: 314

Re: Prajnaparamita in 8,000 lines

The Perfection of Wisdom in 8,000 Lines http://rywiki.tsadra.org/index.php/The_Perfection_of_Wisdom_in_8,000_Lines_(RiBa) www.maitreya.nl/pdf/Both-8000-verse-prajnaparamita.pdf https://archive.org/details/Prajnaparamita800019 http://gretil.sub.uni-goettingen.de/gretil/1_sanskr/4_rellit/buddh/bsu028a...
by crazy-man
Tue Jul 10, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Kṣitigarbha Bodhisattva Pūrvapraṇidhāna Sūtra
Replies: 5
Views: 1217

Re: Kṣitigarbha Bodhisattva Pūrvapraṇidhāna Sūtra

Kangyur sūtra / mdo sde daśacakra-kṣitigarbha-nāma-mahāyāna-sūtra http://databases.aibs.columbia.edu/index.php?id=396b83f4c46cd4fa677e3a59d489b627&enc=sanskrit_romanized_title_4_search&coll=kangyur tantra / rgyud ārya-kṣitigarbha-aṣṭottaraśataka-nāma-dhāraṇī-mantra-sahita http://databases.aibs.colum...
by crazy-man
Sun May 20, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Gelug
Topic: Question about "jenang"
Replies: 2
Views: 434

Re: Question about "jenang"

Jenang (tib.: rjes gnang)) A tantric ritual for a specific Buddha received in order to strengthen further the Buddha-nature factors that were previously activated with a full empowerment.
by crazy-man
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:14 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 5659
Views: 503083

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

I use one of the Translation sites, for example Spanish Translation has a good english version
http://webcast.dzogchen.net/index.php?i ... ranslation
by crazy-man
Thu Feb 15, 2018 3:05 am
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Re: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra

ārya-aṅgulimālīya-nāma-mahāyāna-sūtra http://databases.aibs.columbia.edu/index.php?id=de3bcf4857cdca17f276b3c34e2d2cb1&enc=sanskrit_romanized_title_4_search&coll=kangyur So, I searched there and nothing came up. Were you implying that it is there or simply providing the resource in the hopes that i...
by crazy-man
Wed Feb 14, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Sutras Extolling Benefits of Calm Abiding?
Replies: 4
Views: 390

Re: Sutras Extolling Benefits of Calm Abiding?

ārya-bodhisattva-piṭaka-nāma-mahāyāna-sūtra http://databases.aibs.columbia.edu/index.php?id=38ef16debad84ed8a333a65d4020a693&enc=sanskrit_romanized_title_4_search&coll=kangyur English Resources Author:Pederson, Kusumita Priscilla Title:The Dhyāna Chapter of the Bodhisattva-piṭaka-sūtra Publ. Date:19...
by crazy-man
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Sūtra Studies
Topic: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Re: Aṅgulimālīya Sūtra

ārya-aṅgulimālīya-nāma-mahāyāna-sūtra
http://databases.aibs.columbia.edu/inde ... ll=kangyur
by crazy-man
Fri Feb 02, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Robot Buddhist Priests in Japan
Replies: 20
Views: 705

Re: Robot Buddhist Priests in Japan

What's next? Empowerment,direct introduction and pointing out using robots?
The Robot Buddha, from the film Doomsday Book (Inryu myeongmang bogoseo) or Creation of Heaven (Chunsangui Pijomul)
by crazy-man
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:45 am
Forum: East Asian Buddhism
Topic: Koryu Shugendo
Replies: 10
Views: 577

Re: Koryu Shugendo

There is also a Facebook-Post see "https:// www.facebook.com/koshikidake/posts/1557038831010084" With the Meiji-period abolition of Shugendō, practitioners went in three directions: they either grew their hair and became Shinto priests (shinshoku), joined the Tendai or Shingon sects of Buddhism, or ...
by crazy-man
Fri Feb 02, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: East Asian Buddhism
Topic: Koryu Shugendo
Replies: 10
Views: 577

Re: Koryu Shugendo

The lineage seems to be authentic, but there are some problems with Mr. "Ninja" Stephen Hayes

My Disassociation From the Koryū Shugen Honshū
http://shugendo.org/node/18

by crazy-man
Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Gyalpo spirits
Replies: 16
Views: 997

Re: Gyalpo spirits

Gyalpo are a class of devas who live in the Cātummahārājika-world (lowest deva world). Besides the Four Great Kings (Cattāro Mahārājāno) and their followers (Dhatarattha: king of Gandhabba of the East, Virūlhaka: king of Kumbhanda of the South, Virūpakkha: king of Nāga of the West, and Vessarana: ki...
by crazy-man
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:37 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Parinirvana without remainder
Replies: 14
Views: 930

Re: Parinirvana without remainder

What the Buddha experienced at 35 was called sa-upādisesa-nibbāna - nirvana with remainder. What he experienced at 80 was called anupādisesa-nibbāna - nirvana without remainder: “dvemā, bhikkhave, nibbānadhātuyo. katame dve? saupādisesā ca nibbānadhātu, anupādisesā ca nibbānadhātu. There are these ...
by crazy-man
Mon Jan 15, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Shingon
Topic: Shingon Initiation - Japan
Replies: 7
Views: 581

Re: Shingon Initiation - Japan

How to Arrange a Temple Stay on Mt. Koya, Japan http://livesabroad.com/temple-stay-on-mt-koya/ Templestay on Mt. Koya https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/11/travel/japan-monastery-koyasan.html http://www.lacarmina.com/blog/2017/05/koyasan-koya-buddhist-temple-stay-cemetery/ https://www.urbanpixxels.com/...
by crazy-man
Fri Jan 12, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Shingon
Topic: Shingon Initiation - Japan
Replies: 7
Views: 581

Re: Shingon Initiation - Japan

In general, Shingon is not as accessible to Westerners as Tibetan Buddhism is. To fully train in the Shingon school, one would have to at the minimum become fluent in Japanese and spend years closely training under the guidance of a Shingon priest who holds the teaching lineage that has been passed...

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