Tantric Practice in Nyingma
Rinpoche's commentary on the instructions on the "Preliminaries to the Great Perfection Teaching" contains the classical Nying-ma presentation of the Dzogchen preliminaries and practices that lead to Buddhahood. It is an oral commentary on Patrul Rinboche's Kunzang Lamai Shelung (Words of My Perfect Teacher). "The Recitation of the Preliminaries to the Heart Essence of Vast Openness Illuminating the Good Path to Omniscience" by Jigme Lingpa is included.
Mind of Enlightenment
The Great Perfection
Daily Recitation and Meditation
achieve afflictions ah hum altruistic appear attain Buddhahood Avalokiteshvara Ba-drul become bhava birth blessed empowerment bliss Bodhisattva Buddhahood called cause clear light compassion consciousness correlates with Gun-sang cyclic existence death deity dependent-arising Emanation Body emptiness Enjoyment Body essence faith field of assembly four Ge-shay goddesses gods Guru Rin-bo-chay happiness hatred hear heart hell hell-being Hinayana human hungry ghosts imagine inherent existence kill Knowledge Bearer Lama Gun-sang liberation lineage lotus Mahayana mandala mantra means meditate on impermanence Mi-la-re-ba mind of enlightenment monk motivation Naropa nectar Nying-ma objects obstructions offering omniscient opportunities and conditions Padmasambhava path perfection of wisdom person phenomena practice pure land purified quintessential instructions realization rebirth reborn recite sense sentient Shantideva siddhis six realms skull speech suffering sutra symbols take refuge tantric teacher teaching thought thousand million worlds Three Jewels Tibet Tilopa Truth Body types vajra Vajrasattva Vajrayogini Vehicle virtue virtuous visualize world systems yogi