King of the Empty Plain

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King of the Empty Plain

Post by kirtu » Thu Mar 15, 2012 11:52 pm

At long last, I have a copy of Cyrus Stearn's essay on and translation of Tangtong Gyalpo's biography, King of the Empty Plain, The Tibetan Iron Bridge Builder Tangtong Gyalpo. Eagerly pouring through it as time permits ...... :twothumbsup:

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"Even if you practice only for an hour a day with faith and inspiration, good qualities will steadily increase. Regular practice makes it easy to transform your mind. From seeing only relative truth, you will eventually reach a profound certainty in the meaning of absolute truth."
Kyabje Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche.

"Only you can make your mind beautiful."
HH Chetsang Rinpoche

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Re: King of the Empty Plain

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Fri Mar 16, 2012 3:31 pm

Great book, I have been dipping into for months - so many adventures he had! A wonderful bodhisattva!
Whatever one frequently thinks and ponders upon, that will become the inclination of his mind. -- MN 19

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