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Profound Wisdom of the Heart Sutra and Other Teachings

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The Heart Sutra is one of the most famous texts of Buddhism.Bokar Rinpoche offers here a thorough explanation of the text. How can we approach outer and inner phenomena? This is the subject of the Heart Sutra. As a further help Bokar Rinpoche gives a teaching on anger and Khenpo Donyo comments on karma.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published November 15th 1994 by Clearpoint Press
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It is difficult for me to be critical of a work by an author whose goal was not egoic, seeking to be a literary star, but rather selfless and compassionate, seeking to benefit all beings.

That said, the two sections of this book that deal with the Prajnaparamita Hridaya Sutra are neither the most informative nor the most clearly presented that I have read. Admittedly, a good part of this criticism has to do with the layout and formatting of these sections, which seem disjointed at times. For exam
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Bokar Tulku Rinpoche, Karma Shedrup Yongdu Pel Zangpo, was heart-son of the Kalu Rinpoche and a holder of the Karma Kagyü and Shangpa Kagyü lineages. He was later one of the principle teachers of the Kalu Yangzi, held to be the reincarnation of H.E. Kalu Rinpoche, and served as director of the Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group.
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