Sanctifying Smoke Offering to the Great God Gaṇapati, by Karma Chakmey, Rāga Asya

ཡེ་ཤེས་ལས་ལ་གྲུབ་པ་ཡི། YÉ-SHEY LAY LA DRUP-PA YI To the one accomplished in the activity of deep wisdom, ཚོགས་བདག་གླང་སྣ་བཀྲེས་ཕོངས་བསལ། TS'OK-DAK LANG-NA TREY P'ONG SEL Gaṇapati with an elephant's trunk, who dispels hunger and poverty, བསང་གི་མཆོད་པ་རྒྱ་ཆེན་འབུལ། SANG GI -CH'Ö-PA GYA-CH'EN BUL I present vast sanctifying smoke and offerings.

A Practice of the Meaning of the Four Causes for Rebirth in Sukhāvatī, by Ju Mipham Rinpoché, Jamyang Namgyel Gyamts’o

"The practice of the four causes for rebirth in Sukhāvatī, for those who wish to be reborn in Sukhāvatī [the Pure Land of Amitābha Buddha], is as follows."

The Water Offering of a Treasure Trove of Ambrosial Nectar: A Treasure Teaching of Düdjom Lingpa

The Water Offering of a Treasure Trove of Ambrosial Nectar: ༔ From The Treasury of the Expansive Sky of Dharmatā ༔ (chos nyid nam mkha'i klong mdzod las/ chu sbyin bdud rtsi gter mdzod bzhugs so) [A Treasure Teaching (gter ma) of Düdjom Lingpa (bdud 'joms gling pa, 1835-1904)] Translated from the Tibetan by Erick Tsiknopoulos

The Water Offering of All-Pervading Ambrosial Nectar: A Treasure Teaching of Düdjom Lingpa

The Water Offering of All-Pervading Ambrosial Nectar: ༔ From The Treasury of the Expansive Sky of Dharmatā ༔ (chos nyid nam mkha'i klong mdzod las/ chu sbyin bdud rtsi kun khyab bzhugs so) [A Treasure Teaching (gter ma) of Düdjom Lingpa (bdud 'joms gling pa, 1835-1904)]

The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Translation Project: First Preview of Chapter 1

http://tibetanlotussutra.blogspot.in/2015/01/chapter-1-first-preview.html At that time, the four assemblies [of monks, nuns, male and female lay practitioners] around the Bhagavān fully circumambulated, and attending to him, they respected, venerated, honored, made offerings, extolled and supplicated him. Thereupon, he expounded an explanation of the type of Dharma known as 'The Great Definitive Teaching', a Sūtra of extremely great … Continue reading The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Translation Project: First Preview of Chapter 1

Karmic Purification Vis-à-vis the Four Powers in Mahāyāna Buddhist Scripture: A New Translation of the ‘Sūtra of the Teaching on the Four Dharmas’

Karmic Purification Vis-à-vis the Four Powers in Mahāyāna Buddhist Scripture: A New Translation of the ‘Sūtra of the Teaching on the Four Dharmas’ By Erick Tsiknopoulos, 2014 INTRODUCTION What follows is a new translation of the ‘Sūtra of the Teaching on the Four Dharmas’ (Sanskrit: ārya-catu[h]-dharma-nirdhesha-nāma-mahāyāna-sūtra,Tibetan: ‘phags pa chos bzhi stan pa zhes bya ba … Continue reading Karmic Purification Vis-à-vis the Four Powers in Mahāyāna Buddhist Scripture: A New Translation of the ‘Sūtra of the Teaching on the Four Dharmas’