”Although the words ‘low bodies’ might, in line with ordinary worldly conventions, signify a discarding of self-importance, still, since the woman herself is an emanation body, she cannot be ‘low.’ ‘The Vajra Tent’ says, ‘With the illusory form of a woman, [the Buddha] teaches the Dharma for those with desire. The woman illusion, Buddhahood itself, exorcises all illusions.’ ‘The Supreme Bliss’ says, ‘Of all illusions, the woman illusion is particularly sublime [holy].’”
– from the Hair-Tip, by Machig Labdron, the commentary possibly composed by the Third Karmapa; Orofino 1987: 42-43.
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