Entry into gcod

michaelb
Posts: 454
Joined: Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:04 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by michaelb » Sun Dec 09, 2012 12:29 pm

heart wrote:Yes, but today it seems he will give the "Khadroi Gadgyang”, he already transmitted his own chöd practice the last two days.
/magnus
Cool. A great opportunity for everyone able to watch/listen in. I understand there is no specific wang for the khando'i gejung so it would be interesting to see what form such a transmission usually takes and how Rinpoche does it.

User avatar
heart
Posts: 3995
Joined: Fri Jan 08, 2010 1:55 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by heart » Sun Dec 09, 2012 1:54 pm

michaelb wrote:
heart wrote:Yes, but today it seems he will give the "Khadroi Gadgyang”, he already transmitted his own chöd practice the last two days.
/magnus
Cool. A great opportunity for everyone able to watch/listen in. I understand there is no specific wang for the khando'i gejung so it would be interesting to see what form such a transmission usually takes and how Rinpoche does it.
He probably give a "lung-tri", that is a "lung" with explanations, like he did today with Machick Ladron's "Great bundle of precepts" (http://gdamsngagmdzod.tsadra.org/index. ... f_Precepts" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;)

/magnus
"We are all here to help each other go through this thing, whatever it is."
~Kurt Vonnegut

"The principal practice is Guruyoga. But we need to understand that any secondary practice combined with Guruyoga becomes a principal practice." ChNNR (Teachings on Thun and Ganapuja)

clairehigham
Posts: 4
Joined: Thu Jan 10, 2013 3:03 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by clairehigham » Fri Mar 22, 2013 11:08 pm

Hi,
I have just noticed this thread about Tsewong Rinpoche - can I just let you all know that RInpoche, Lama Jinpa and Lama Pema are coming to London this May/June (2013).
I also have had only positive experiences with the school!
Here is a link to more details:
http://www.tibetanchod.com/events/england/

They are also doing a Wild Chod day in London - practicing in some graveyards and also visiting and touring London with students (afternoon tea included)!

Best Wishes
Claire

Khechara
Posts: 33
Joined: Mon Oct 07, 2013 6:01 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Khechara » Mon May 08, 2017 6:05 pm

michaelb wrote:
heart wrote:Yes, but today it seems he will give the "Khadroi Gadgyang”, he already transmitted his own chöd practice the last two days.
/magnus
Cool. A great opportunity for everyone able to watch/listen in. I understand there is no specific wang for the khando'i gejung so it would be interesting to see what form such a transmission usually takes and how Rinpoche does it.
Sorry, I know it is a very old thread but I specifically want to clarify whether or not there is a specific wang for the Sound of Dakini Laughter Practice. Also, which teachers besides Lama Wangdu are currently offering this teaching in Nepal?

Thank you

philji
Posts: 682
Joined: Mon May 09, 2011 2:26 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by philji » Mon May 08, 2017 10:05 pm

Kechari. To my knowledge in Boudha there is a weekly Chod group at White Go pa where they usually practice a lujin Chod. They may on occasion do khandro gayjang.

User avatar
Malcolm
Posts: 25045
Joined: Thu Nov 11, 2010 2:19 am

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Malcolm » Mon May 08, 2017 10:10 pm

Khechara wrote:
michaelb wrote:
heart wrote:Yes, but today it seems he will give the "Khadroi Gadgyang”, he already transmitted his own chöd practice the last two days.
/magnus
Cool. A great opportunity for everyone able to watch/listen in. I understand there is no specific wang for the khando'i gejung so it would be interesting to see what form such a transmission usually takes and how Rinpoche does it.
Sorry, I know it is a very old thread but I specifically want to clarify whether or not there is a specific wang for the Sound of Dakini Laughter Practice. Also, which teachers besides Lama Wangdu are currently offering this teaching in Nepal?

Thank you
No, there is no specific empowerment for this chö text.
Atikosha
Tibetan Medicine Blog
Sudarsana Mandala, Tibetan Medicine and Herbs
Buddhahood in This Life
འ༔ ཨ༔ ཧ༔ ཤ༔ ས༔ མ༔


Relax, don’t worry about all the problems of samsara. Everything is relative. But try to be present.


— Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Rroman
Posts: 82
Joined: Mon Mar 18, 2013 3:04 am

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Rroman » Fri May 12, 2017 7:53 am

philji wrote:Kechari. To my knowledge in Boudha there is a weekly Chod group at White Go pa where they usually practice a lujin Chod. They may on occasion do khandro gayjang.

the group only does the chokling tersar lujin.

Khechara
Posts: 33
Joined: Mon Oct 07, 2013 6:01 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Khechara » Mon May 15, 2017 4:21 pm

Malcolm wrote:
Khechara wrote:
michaelb wrote: Cool. A great opportunity for everyone able to watch/listen in. I understand there is no specific wang for the khando'i gejung so it would be interesting to see what form such a transmission usually takes and how Rinpoche does it.
Sorry, I know it is a very old thread but I specifically want to clarify whether or not there is a specific wang for the Sound of Dakini Laughter Practice. Also, which teachers besides Lama Wangdu are currently offering this teaching in Nepal?

Thank you
No, there is no specific empowerment for this chö text.
Thank you for the information!

michaelb
Posts: 454
Joined: Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:04 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by michaelb » Tue May 16, 2017 12:39 pm

Khechara wrote:
Malcolm wrote:
Khechara wrote:
Sorry, I know it is a very old thread but I specifically want to clarify whether or not there is a specific wang for the Sound of Dakini Laughter Practice. Also, which teachers besides Lama Wangdu are currently offering this teaching in Nepal?

Thank you
No, there is no specific empowerment for this chö text.
Thank you for the information!
Probably a good idea to receive Yumka Dechen Gyalmo empowerment, though. There's only a peaceful dakini (Dechen Gyalmo) and wrathful dakini (Sengedongma) empowerment in LN, and other practices (like Tara, maybe) rely on those.

User avatar
Malcolm
Posts: 25045
Joined: Thu Nov 11, 2010 2:19 am

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Malcolm » Tue May 16, 2017 12:52 pm

michaelb wrote:
Khechara wrote:
Malcolm wrote:
No, there is no specific empowerment for this chö text.
Thank you for the information!
Probably a good idea to receive Yumka Dechen Gyalmo empowerment, though. There's only a peaceful dakini (Dechen Gyalmo) and wrathful dakini (Sengedongma) empowerment in LN, and other practices (like Tara, maybe) rely on those.
No, you just need to receive direct introduction.
Atikosha
Tibetan Medicine Blog
Sudarsana Mandala, Tibetan Medicine and Herbs
Buddhahood in This Life
འ༔ ཨ༔ ཧ༔ ཤ༔ ས༔ མ༔


Relax, don’t worry about all the problems of samsara. Everything is relative. But try to be present.


— Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

michaelb
Posts: 454
Joined: Thu Nov 03, 2011 3:04 pm

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by michaelb » Tue May 16, 2017 10:15 pm

Malcolm wrote:
michaelb wrote:
Khechara wrote:
Thank you for the information!
Probably a good idea to receive Yumka Dechen Gyalmo empowerment, though. There's only a peaceful dakini (Dechen Gyalmo) and wrathful dakini (Sengedongma) empowerment in LN, and other practices (like Tara, maybe) rely on those.
No, you just need to receive direct introduction.
What do you mean by "direct introduction", what term are you translating here? I assume you would also need lung and tri?

I suppose I'm wondering what the difference between nam mkha'i sgo 'byed, ngo sprod spras pa and rig pa'i rtsal dbang is.

Just to add, I think it's quite a Longchen Nyingthig thing to receive empowerments and that rather than just rely on direct introduction(?)

User avatar
Malcolm
Posts: 25045
Joined: Thu Nov 11, 2010 2:19 am

Re: Entry into gcod

Post by Malcolm » Wed May 17, 2017 3:33 am

michaelb wrote:
Malcolm wrote:
michaelb wrote:Probably a good idea to receive Yumka Dechen Gyalmo empowerment, though. There's only a peaceful dakini (Dechen Gyalmo) and wrathful dakini (Sengedongma) empowerment in LN, and other practices (like Tara, maybe) rely on those.
No, you just need to receive direct introduction.
What do you mean by "direct introduction", what term are you translating here? I assume you would also need lung and tri?

I suppose I'm wondering what the difference between nam mkha'i sgo 'byed, ngo sprod spras pa and rig pa'i rtsal dbang is.

Just to add, I think it's quite a Longchen Nyingthig thing to receive empowerments and that rather than just rely on direct introduction(?)
This particular chod is grounded in Dzogchen. All you need to practice this chod is direct introduction, ala, first phrase of Garab Dorje.

Of course you also need the lung for the practice, but you certainly do not need to receive any kind of empowerment, including "the opening of the sky door." Having said that, it is not a fault to receive Dechen Gyalmo, etc. It just isn't necessary.

This of course has a lot to do with a difference in perspective about empowerments from an Ati point of view and a Maha or Anuyoga point of view.
Atikosha
Tibetan Medicine Blog
Sudarsana Mandala, Tibetan Medicine and Herbs
Buddhahood in This Life
འ༔ ཨ༔ ཧ༔ ཤ༔ ས༔ མ༔


Relax, don’t worry about all the problems of samsara. Everything is relative. But try to be present.


— Chogyal Namkhai Norbu

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Sonam Wangchug and 7 guests