Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

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Karinos
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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by Karinos » Sat Jan 02, 2016 11:02 am

Thubten Gyatso 2014 wrote:
Karinos wrote:V Dalai Lama was terton himself. One of termas revealed by him was "Clouds of Offerings to Delight the Lotus-born" which is practice of 8 forms of Padmasambhava.
Text was translated by Padmakara group (link below) and empowerments were given on few occasions also by HH Dalai Lama
You may ask your Lama if he has transmition.


http://www.padmakara.com/livrets-anglai ... 15470.html
Thanks so much! I've ordered this and am very grateful for the reference. :smile:

You are most welcome :namaste:

This translated text is short sadhana (not full mandala visualisation) but it's wonderful nevertheless :heart:

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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by Thubten Gyatso 2014 » Tue Jan 12, 2016 6:43 pm

Karinos wrote:
Thubten Gyatso 2014 wrote:
Karinos wrote:V Dalai Lama was terton himself. One of termas revealed by him was "Clouds of Offerings to Delight the Lotus-born" which is practice of 8 forms of Padmasambhava.
Text was translated by Padmakara group (link below) and empowerments were given on few occasions also by HH Dalai Lama
You may ask your Lama if he has transmition.


http://www.padmakara.com/livrets-anglai ... 15470.html
Thanks so much! I've ordered this and am very grateful for the reference. :smile:

You are most welcome :namaste:

This translated text is short sadhana (not full mandala visualisation) but it's wonderful nevertheless :heart:
Just received the text, and darn, it requires empowerment. Maybe someday!

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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by Thubten Gyatso 2014 » Wed Jan 13, 2016 1:00 am

Thubten Gyatso 2014 wrote:Just received the text, and darn, it requires empowerment. Maybe someday!
Of course, it's my error for not reading you carefully, because you did mention empowerment. :oops:

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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by Karinos » Wed Jan 13, 2016 5:30 pm

if you are connected with any FPMT center you may ask local Geshe la whenever he has transmition or not, and request empowerment privately. No need to wait for public empowerment.

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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by diamind » Sat Sep 03, 2016 3:59 pm

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I've read that the second Dalai Lama said that Tsongkhapa was an emanation of Padmasambhava, so I won't get hung up any further about which manifestation of the enlightened mind most inspires and strengthens my devotion.

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Lama Tsongkhapa is said to be an emanation of Lama Ashita and Ashita was none other than Guru Rinpoche.

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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by Lobsang Chojor » Sat Sep 03, 2016 4:17 pm

diamind wrote:Lama Tsongkhapa is said to be an emanation of Lama Ashita and Ashita was none other than Guru Rinpoche.
I might be missing something here but Atisha lived 982-1054 and Padmasambhava lived in the 8th century, some 200 years prior to Atisha. Are uou meaning Atisha is a emanation of Padmasambhava?
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Re: Gelug Padmasambhava Practices

Post by diamind » Sat Sep 03, 2016 6:28 pm

Lobsang Chojor wrote:
diamind wrote:Lama Tsongkhapa is said to be an emanation of Lama Ashita and Ashita was none other than Guru Rinpoche.
I might be missing something here but Atisha lived 982-1054 and Padmasambhava lived in the 8th century, some 200 years prior to Atisha. Are uou meaning Atisha is a emanation of Padmasambhava?
yes sorry

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