Buddhist Emanations in Indian Religions

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Re: Buddhist Emanations in Indian Religions

Post by Nyedrag Yeshe » Mon Nov 28, 2016 7:03 pm

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heart wrote:Is there a special kind of "hindu mind"?
Oh, indeed there is!
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Re: Buddhist Emanations in Indian Religions

Post by Samu » Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:12 am

Chinnamasta is the Hindu Goddess of transformation. She is one of the Mahavidyas, the wisdom Goddesses, and is probably the most terrifying of them. She is depicted holding her own head, which she has just cut off. Learn more about Chinnamasta here Chinnamasta Shivashakti

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Re: Buddhist Emanations in Indian Religions

Post by Grigoris » Wed Nov 14, 2018 11:44 am

Samu wrote:
Wed Nov 14, 2018 10:12 am
Chinnamasta is the Hindu Goddess of transformation. She is one of the Mahavidyas, the wisdom Goddesses, and is probably the most terrifying of them. She is depicted holding her own head, which she has just cut off. Learn more about Chinnamasta here Chinnamasta Shivashakti
Chinnamasta is a Buddhist deity/yidam, an emanation of Vajrayogini.

https://www.himalayanart.org/googlesear ... amasta&sa=
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Re: Death at Tibetan Buddhist meditation retreat in Arizona

Post by javier.espinoza.t » Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:12 pm

Malcolm wrote:
Fri May 04, 2012 8:59 pm
Adamantine wrote:
That said, Krodakali, aka Troma, as practiced in the Nyingma lineage, is equivalent to Kali.
No it isn't. There is no relationship between the two. Krodhakali is a form of Vajrayogini. Vajrayogini is not Kali.
That makes things clear.
"Don't profess a view you haven't realized!
Since the view is devoid of viewing, mind essence is an expanse of great emptiness.
Since the meditation is without meditating, leave your individual experience free from fixation.
Since the conduct is without acting, it is unfabricated naturalness.
Since the fruition is without abandoning or achieving, it is the dharmakaya of great bliss.
These four sentences are words from my heart:
Contradict them and you fail to discover the nature of Ati Yoga."


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From "Advice from the Lotus-Born".

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Re: Death at Tibetan Buddhist meditation retreat in Arizona

Post by Grigoris » Fri Nov 16, 2018 11:02 pm

Malcolm wrote:
Fri May 04, 2012 8:59 pm
Adamantine wrote:
That said, Krodakali, aka Troma, as practiced in the Nyingma lineage, is equivalent to Kali.
No it isn't. There is no relationship between the two. Krodhakali is a form of Vajrayogini. Vajrayogini is not Kali.
Depends on who you ask.
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Jetsun Milarepa 1052-1135 CE

"Butchers, prostitutes, those guilty of the five most heinous crimes, outcasts, the underprivileged: all are utterly the substance of existence and nothing other than total bliss."
The Supreme Source - The Kunjed Gyalpo
The Fundamental Tantra of Dzogchen Semde

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