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Chod Practice Manual and Commentary (New)

by Kongtrul, Jamgon

Publisher: Snow Lion Publications

Binding: Paperback

Book ID: 9781559392679, 1559392673


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This splendid resource for Chod practitioners contains the Chod sadhana written by the Fourteenth Karmapa. This daily practice text is given in three versions: Tibetan, a phonetic rendering of the Tibetan, and English translation. Jamgon Kongtrul's commentary on the sadhana supplies necessary amplification and clarification; it is given both in English and Tibetan. An important feature of the commentary is the inclusion of illustrations for the different stages of visualization discussed within the commentary. All in all, this is an essential practice tool and reference guide for the serious Chod practitioner.

"Here, the Fourteenth Karmapa's Chod combined with various lineage charts and many helpful illustrations of specific visualizations employed during Chod practice...the translation is elegant and readable."--Mandala Magazine

"...classic and essential manual for students, theologians, and practitioners of Chod."--Wisconsin Bookwatch

The Fourteenth Karmapa, Thekchok Dorje (1798-1868) was born in eastern Tibet. He was an accomplished scholar and poet. He was a principal teacher to Jamgon Kongtrul Lodo Taye and many other important lamas.

Jamgon Kongtrul Lodo Taye (1813-1899) was a pivotal figure in eastern Tibet's nonsectarian movement and one of the most outstanding writers and teachers of his time. His monumental Treasury of Knowledge presents a complete account o f the major lines of thought and practice that comprise Tibetan Buddhism.

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