Question about "jenang"

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dapub5
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Question about "jenang"

Post by dapub5 » Sun May 20, 2018 4:10 am

I recited this from the FPMT website https://fpmt.org/wp-content/uploads/edu ... pdf?x88325
And i finished before i read the colophon. So i was wondering what "Jenang" is? and how does it relate to the practice in the link above?

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Re: Question about "jenang"

Post by Lobsang Chojor » Sun May 20, 2018 11:38 am

A jenang is a permission to practice, it just means then Lama Zopa Rinpoche gives the empowerment of amitabha he sets this text as a commitment.
ༀ་ཨ་ར་པ་ཙ་ན་དྷཱི༔ Oṃ A Ra Pa Ca Na Dhīḥ

"Morality does not become pure unless darkness is dispelled by the light of wisdom"
  • Aryasura, Paramitasamasa 6.5

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Re: Question about "jenang"

Post by crazy-man » Sun May 20, 2018 11:41 am

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.

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