Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism (Shambhala Classics)

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This kind of refuge taking is similar to the response of the little child who says, "If you beat me, I'll tell my mommy," thinking that his mother is a great, archetypically powerful person. Padmasambhava, who was staying in the royal palace at the time, was called for. Tibetan Buddhism is a branch of Vajrayana, also called Tantrism, which emerged as a distinct school in the 8th century along the Silk Road. When the meditator then recollects his or her understanding of emptiness, the experience of mental bliss is conjoined with it.

Pages: 280

Publisher: Shambhala Publications; Revised ed. edition (September 28, 2010)


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