Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand: A Concise Discourse on the Path to Enlightenment
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Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand: A Concise Discourse on the Path to Enlightenment

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Pabongka Rinpoche was one the twentieth century's most charismatic and revered Tibetan lamas, and in Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand we can see why. In this famous twenty-four-day teaching on the lamrim, or stages of the path, Pabongka Rinpoche weaves together lively stories and quotations with frank observations and practical advice to move readers step by step along...more
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Published July 10th 2006 by Wisdom Publications (first published May 1988)
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Joseph Gant
definitive teachings on Lam rim Chen-mo. an absolute read for anyone interested in Tibetan Buddhism, Mahayana, and specifically Tsongkhapa's text on Lam rim which has come to define not only the Gelug Lineage of the Dalai Lamas, but of the mainstream Tibetan religious teachings of pre Communist Occupation in Tibet.

Liberation in the Palm of Your Hand is the transcript Rinpoche's historic oral transmission of Lam-rim. I'm often asked if "buddhists have a bible." no, but this is the first recommend...more
Jan Hauck
If you follow the teachings in this book, this is probably the only dharma book you're ever going to need. This should be a standard and in my library it is.
Nat
Excellent detailed Dharma book. Felt it opened my eyes to many aspects of Buddhism. have now read it several times.
Khenpo Gurudas


This seminal text and commentary is a must- have resource for any Vajrayana practitioner.

I've read and studied it at least eight times, and discover new insights each time.
Marc
Re-reading. The Lam Rim is the most beautiful, concise compilation of Mahayana (Tibetan) Buddhist teachings.
Jill
Nov 30, 2007 Jill rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: every sentient being
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