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by Fa Dao
Wed Dec 19, 2018 1:09 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: New Rainbowbody Manifestation
Replies: 19
Views: 738

Re: New Rainbowbody Manifestation

So, silly question, when you achieve rainbow body, you shrink down and get really small??? How does that work? Not a silly question...after the breath etc has stopped the body slowly reverts back to the elements and then into light leaving only the hair and nails behind. As was said previously this...
by Fa Dao
Tue Dec 18, 2018 1:55 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: New Rainbowbody Manifestation
Replies: 19
Views: 738

Re: New Rainbowbody Manifestation

So, silly question, when you achieve rainbow body, you shrink down and get really small??? How does that work? Not a silly question...after the breath etc has stopped the body slowly reverts back to the elements and then into light leaving only the hair and nails behind. As was said previously this...
by Fa Dao
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

A few years back Khyentse Yeshi did a Longde retreat in the Baja. Did anyone here attend that? If so, do you know if there are transcripts/recordings of any kind?
by Fa Dao
Sat Nov 24, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Does anyone know who out of Rinpoches top students is the most knowledgeable about his Longde teaching/practice?
by Fa Dao
Sun Nov 18, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Did everyone see the new book, "Starting the Evolution" by ChNNR? https://shop.shangshungfoundation.com/en/books/835-starting-the-evolution-9788878341654.html Yeah, what is it sourced from? Is it a brand new work, a collection, or what? no idea...just saw it posted on norbunet, looked it up, looked...
by Fa Dao
Sat Nov 17, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Did everyone see the new book, "Starting the Evolution" by ChNNR? https://shop.shangshungfoundation.com/e ... 41654.html
by Fa Dao
Sun Oct 28, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Pittsburgh massacre
Replies: 48
Views: 2209

Re: Pittsburgh massacre

:twothumbsup: Do people still want to insist . . . that Fascism can be countered by peaceful resistance? The Buddha is reported to have said, “Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law.” Thanks Clyde. :heart: This thread is nothing but a...
by Fa Dao
Thu Oct 25, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Guru Rinpoche As...
Replies: 212
Views: 8035

Re: Guru Rinpoche As...

'The Copper Vessel' of Yongey Mingyur Dorje, which is widely practiced in the Karma Kagyu, especially in the Palpung tradition, has Drolod without Tiger mount...he is in Yab Yum. Tai Situpa is giving the Empowerment in Tergar next month, along with the other Yongey Terma cycles. Fascinating....who ...
by Fa Dao
Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:55 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Patience....more than likely, major announcements will be made after 49 days have passed and many questions/concerns will be addressed...until then I suggest LOTS of Guruyoga and SOV
by Fa Dao
Thu Oct 18, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Democrats are compulsive self mutilators
Replies: 207
Views: 6272

Re: Democrats are compulsive self mutilators

Actually if you're going by counties Trump won approximately 2,600 counties to Clinton’s 500 with 304 electoral votes to her 227, but losing the popular vote by almost 3 million. Many are now saying that we need to abolish the electoral college and go by the popular vote. The problem with this is t...
by Fa Dao
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Democrats are compulsive self mutilators
Replies: 207
Views: 6272

Re: Democrats are compulsive self mutilators

A presidential win in 2020 will need an outsider - someone not currently in politics. The anti-Trump, if you like. But not Oprah, that would be a complete disaster. I'm ambivalent, only because he doesn't stoke any enthusiasm and he's a from the Master of the Universe/Davos class - Michael Bloomber...
by Fa Dao
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Longde Protectors?
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Re: Longde Protectors?

Also.....Ngondzog Gyalpo is used as Guru, is he also used as Yidam as well?
by Fa Dao
Wed Oct 10, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Longde Protectors?
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Longde Protectors?

In most lineages/schools there is a particular Protector and or Guruyoga that is commonly used (i.e Nyingma has Vajrakilaya and Guru Rinpoche etc) Is anyone aware of any Protectors that were common to Longde?
by Fa Dao
Tue Oct 09, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Dzogchen
Topic: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Replies: 6391
Views: 594919

Re: Dzogchen Community of Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Mods, please delete my previous post. It was a mistake on my part to post this here as it's clearly a cause of discomfort and anxiety. The last thing I want is to be the source of discord among vajra siblings. Apologies to everyone for this. Tonnes of Vajrasattva purification for me the next few da...
by Fa Dao
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: News & Current Events
Topic: Dalai Lama, visiting the Netherlands, gets tough with abusers
Replies: 57
Views: 3070

Re: Dalai Lama, visiting the Netherlands, gets tough with abusers

:twothumbsup: With social media so real and available these days all it takes is one rumor to destroy someones career,credentials and there is always someone to jump on the wagon while avoiding all legal realms. Social media does more harm than good? We will see. One thing social media provides is t...
by Fa Dao
Sun Sep 23, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Dharma protectors and samaya
Replies: 71
Views: 12085

Re: Dharma protectors and samaya

Found this article which might shed some light for some people:
http://www.crazywisdomjournal.com/featu ... otus-farms
by Fa Dao
Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:24 pm
Forum: Dharma in Everyday Life
Topic: End of suffering
Replies: 27
Views: 1739

Re: End of suffering

Little brother, sounds like you might be spending way too much time in your own head and amplifying all the shit that is going on in there... and in turn you are reaching out to these negative things to try and shut out some of it...totally understandable. Perhaps you could try to replace some of th...
by Fa Dao
Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:05 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Dzogchen and psychedelics?
Replies: 130
Views: 5213

Re: Dzogchen and psychedelics?

On the other hand MDMA also known as ecstasy is now in phase 3 clinical trials as a "breakthrough cure" for PTSD and possibly other mental health related disorders:
https://maps.org/research/mdma
Difficult to meditate/be in the state etc when you're having severe panic attacks etc
by Fa Dao
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Mahamudra
Topic: Machig Labdron Wisdom from an Old Lady
Replies: 5
Views: 705

Re: Machig Labdron Wisdom from an Old Lady

Duuude....way cool!
by Fa Dao
Wed Aug 08, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Who is America ?
Replies: 227
Views: 6614

Re: Who is America ?

Naww Q...Malcolm and Greg are absolutely right! As practitioners of Buddhadharma, whenever and wherever we find these alt-right/fascist/neo-nazi bastards we should immediately walk up and punch them in the face! They must be stopped at all costs!! I mean, its not like they are sentient beings who we...

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