By Dilgo Khyentse, Dalai Lama, Sogyal Rinpoche, Dzongsar Khyentse, Ani Jinba Palmo
Via vigorous anecdotes and tales this hugely respected Buddhist meditation grasp and pupil tells approximately his lifetime of research, retreat, and educating. The formative occasions of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche’s existence, and people insights and stories that brought on him to mature into the nice and cozy, tremendous, and hugely discovered meditation grasp and instructor he was once, are deeply inspiring. the second one 1/2 the publication includes reminiscences by way of his spouse; his grandson, Shechen Rabjam Rinpoche; Tenga Rinpoche; the Queen mom of Bhutan; and lots of popular academics.
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Unlike my father, who was somewhat strict, she was always very gentle.
Several times I requested his closest student and spiritual friend, Trulshik Rinpoche, to relate some sto ries about his experiences with Khyentse Rinpoche, but he told me to trans late the biography at the beginning of the index that he wrote for Khyentse Rinpoche's Collected Works. A large part of Trulshik Rinpoche's biography, which covers nearly half of the hundred-page index, consists of praises to Khyentse Rinpoche's different lives written in heautiful poetry that is very difficult to put into poetic English, and the rest of it relates events similar to Khyentse Rinpoche's own account.
Recognizing and remembering that my own rigpa is the lama Through this, may your mind and mine merge as one. When devotion is aroused, all your ordinary thoughts and emotions cease, laying bare the innermost nature of your mind. If you think of the lama, or even just hear his name, that feeling fills your mind, your ordinary being dis solves, and you enter into his being. So simply to think of him is to become one with him, in other words, one with all the buddhas. You are infused with his blessing and transformed, so that you begin almost to feel him within you.
Brilliant Moon - The Autobiography of Dilgo Khyentse by Dilgo Khyentse, Dalai Lama, Sogyal Rinpoche, Dzongsar Khyentse, Ani Jinba Palmo