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 Universal Panacea for Curing Ills’ by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö

As another offering to benefit beings during these times of pandemic and the stresses and challenges arising from that, is a new translation of a profound and powerful prayer written by Jamyang Chökyi Lodrö (see photo). In this translation, I have kept much closer to the Tibetan words and repetitions that Chökyi Lodrö uses. Recurring… Continue reading ‘The Universal Panacea for Curing Ills’ by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö