The New Guide to Dakini Land : The Highest Yoga Tantra Practice of Buddha Vajrayogini
A complete explanation of the Tantric practice of Vajrayogini, the female Buddha of blissful wisdom. This book provides comprehensive instructions on the 11 yogas of generation stage meditation, as well as the essential practices of completion stage meditation. Together, these provide special methods for transforming all our daily activities into a profound spiritual practice. A practical manual for those seeking a swift and blissful path to full enlightenment.
- Hardback | 579 pages
- 144 x 222 x 38mm | 850g
- 01 Oct 2013
- Tharpa Publications
- Ulverston, United Kingdom
- 3rd Revised edition
- black-and-white line illustrations
Table of contents
Illustrations Introduction Preliminary Explanation The Yogas of Sleeping, Rising, and Experiencing Nectar The Yoga of Immeasurables The Yoga of the Guru The Yoga of Self-generation and the Yoga of Purifying Migrators The Yoga of being Blessed by Heroes and Heroines The Actual Generation Stage Meditation The Yoga of Verbal and Mental Recitation The Yoga of Inconceivability and the Yoga of Daily Actions How to Attain Outer Dakini Land through Practice of Generation Stage Completion Stage Dedication Appendix I - The Condensed Meaning of the Commentary Appendix II - Sadhanas Liberating Prayer The Blissful Path Dakini Yoga Condensed Six-session Yoga Vows and Commitments Quick Path to Great Bliss vi The Uncommon Yoga of Inconceivability Feast of Great Bliss Vajrayogini Retreat Preliminaries Preliminary Jewel Vajrayogini Burning Offering Vajradaka Burning Offering Samayavajra Sadhana The Root Tantra of Heruka and Vajrayogini Appendix III - Diagrams and Illustrations Hand Gestures Seed-letters and Ritual Objects Glossary Bibliography Study Programmes of Kadampa Buddhism Tharpa Offices Worldwide Index
'Geshe Kelsang Gyatso is a highly respected meditation master and scholar of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition.' -Spirituality & Health '...a joy to read ... by making this book available, Geshe Kelsang has truly brought a blessing into our lives.' - Tibet Journal
About Geshe Kelsang Gyatso
Geshe Kelsang Gyatso is a fully accomplished meditation master and internationally renowned teacher of Buddhism who has pioneered the introduction of modern Buddhism into contemporary society. He is the author of 21 highly acclaimed books that perfectly transmit the ancient wisdom of Buddhism to our modern world. He has founded over 1200 Kadampa Buddhist Centres and groups throughout the world.