NEW TRANSLATION: Guru Yoga on Second Karmapa: Naturally-Present Heart Drop, by Jamyang Khyentse Chokyi Lodro

For the full moon today, and the birthday of one of the Karmapa’s main heart-sons, HE Gyaltsab Rinpoche, I offer this first translation of Naturally-Present Heart Drop[1] a guru yoga on the 2nd Karmapa, Karma Pakshi (1204-1286), by the 2nd Jamyang Khyentse Chokyi Lodro (1893-1959); another guru yoga on Karmapa composed by him. He also… Continue reading NEW TRANSLATION: Guru Yoga on Second Karmapa: Naturally-Present Heart Drop, by Jamyang Khyentse Chokyi Lodro

The Ultimate Goddess ‘spontaneously-emergent’ joy, according to 4th Sharmapa

‘From the forehead, ending at the vajra jewel, completely filled up with joys. The utterly fulfilled one who emerges, to that goddess, I pay homage.’   དཔྲལ་ནས་རྡོ་རྗེ་ནོར་བུའི་མཐར༎ དགའ་བ་སོགས་ཀྱིས་རབ་གང་བ༎ གང་ཞིག་གང་བའི་མཐར་སྐྱེ་བ༎ ལྷ་མོ་དེ་ལ་བདག་ཕྱག་འཚལ༎   —–In Harmonizing the Statements on Empowerment by the Accomplished Masters Nāropa and Maitripa ( “mkhas grub nA ro mai tri dbang gi bzhed pa mthun… Continue reading The Ultimate Goddess ‘spontaneously-emergent’ joy, according to 4th Sharmapa