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Reflections on Silver River: Tokme Zongpo's Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva

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Reflections on Silver River consists of a new translation of Tokmé Zongpo's Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva and a verse-by verse commentary. In just thirty-seven verses, Tokmé Zongpo summarizes the bodhisattva path. While this revered and loved text from the Tibetan Buddhist tradition has been translated many times, Ken McLeod's plain and simple English beautifully ...more
Kindle Edition, 186 pages
Published April 21st 2014 by Unfettered Mind Media
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Michael Kich
Dec 07, 2016 Michael Kich rated it it was amazing
Wow, what to say about this book...

I loved Wake Up to Your Life and I frequently go back to it, though my own practice and certainty of intention is a joke compared to the standard that Ken lays out. This work is quite different in the sense that it's based on devotional practices (Tokmé Zongpo's favored practice was Tonglen, taking-and-sending) and not more common practices like the four immeasurables or more esoteric practices like the five dakinis. It's not a manual like Wake Up to Your Life,
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May 27, 2016 Bob rated it really liked it
I had read the 37 Practices before, though I have to confess it is because I have an app with that content on my smartphone. McLeod's book is, to say the least, a significant enhancement over an app on a smartphone. I was most struck by the clarity of his commentary on each practice, expressed in a way that made the ideas accessible to a householder in the Western culture. I turned around at the end and began it again, because it seemed the right thing to do, that I had missed enough of value in ...more
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