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Primordial Purity: Oral Instructions on the Three Words That Strike the Vital Point

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Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche illuminates the path of trekcho, or cutting through the confusion of samsara to the primordial purity of the mind's essential nature, based on the atiyoga dzogchen instructions of Paltrul Rinpoche.
Three Words That Strike the Vital Point is the famous seminal statement by Garap Dorje that is said to encapsulate all the myriad dzogchen tantras. The k
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Paperback, 112 pages
Published July 26th 2016 by Shambhala
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This is a wonderful, clear book about the heart of Vajrayana Buddhist practice. If you aren't a Vajrayana practitioner, I think there is still a lot that is potentially of interest in this slim volume, but some of the profundity is like to be missed. There might be better places to start your exploration of the Vajrayana tradition. Highly recommended for people doing Vajrayana practice. ...more
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His Holiness Khyabjé Dilgo Khyentsé Rinpoché (Tib.: དིལ་མགོ་མཁྱེན་བརྩེ། Wylie: dil mgo mkhyen brtse), born Tashi Peljor (བཀྲ་ཤིས་དཔལ་འབྱོར། bkra shis dpal 'byor) and ordained a monk as Jigme Rabsel Dawa Kyenrab Tenpa Dargye (འཇིགས་མེད་ རབ་གསལ་ཟླ་བ་ མཁྱེན་རབ་ བསྟན་པ་དར་རྒྱས། 'jigs med rab gsal zla ba mkhyen rab bstan pa dar rgyas) and later Gyurme Labsum Gyeltsen (འགྱུར་མེད་ ལབ་ སུམ་ རྒྱལ་མཚན། 'gyu ...more

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