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The Treasury of Knowledge, Book 5: Book Five: Buddhist Ethics
Kongtrul explains here the complete code of personal liberation as it applies to both monastic and lay persons, the precept for those aspiring to thelife of a bodhisattva, and the exceptional pledges for practitioners on the tantric path of pure perception.
ebook, 568 pages
Published July 25th 2003 by Snow Lion Publications
(first published January 19th 1997)
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The first Jamgon Kongtrul, Jamgön Kongtrül Lodrö Thayé (འཇམ་མགོན་ཀོང་སྤྲུལ་བློ་གྲོས་མཐའ་ཡས་ 'jam mgon kong sprul blo gros mtha' yas), was one of the preeminent scholars in 19th century Tibet, often referred to as Jamgon Kongtrul the Great. The name Kongtrul is a contraction of Kongpo Bamtang Tulku, of whom he was held to be an incarnation. He also was a tertön, or "revealer of Dharma treasures," a ...moreMore about Jamgon Kongtrul Lodro Taye...