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Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Seventh Week

gong01The teaching of the Gongchig ("The Holistic Enlightened View”) by Khenchen Könchog Gyaltshen Rinpoche based on the commentary called

"The Lamp of Wisdom Illumination" has now completed its seventh week.

 

 This week the presentation of the Gongchig as one hundred and fifty main ‘vajra statements’, divided into seven sections, has continued. The fifth section, “Key Points Concerning Vowed Secret-Mantra Knowledge-Holders” has now been completed.

A translation of the root text for the fifth section has been completed based on the teachings of this week. This is included as a summary of these teachings.

 

The Office of the HH Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
Acharya Kinley Gyaltsen and Terence Barrett
30 December 2012

 

 

 

 

ABOUT BUDDHA
The Birth of Buddha
Buddha's Renunciation
In Search of Truth
Turning the Wheel of Dharma
Buddha's Parinirvana
Buddha's Teachings

ABOUT DHARMA
Buddhadharma
Dharmawheel
The Four Noble Truth
Dharma Practice


BUDDHIST BELIEFS
What is the Mind?
Reincarnation
Karma
Renunciation
Loving Kindness and Compassion

ABOUT VAJRAYANA
What is Vajrayana?
Why Practice Vajrayana?
Authentic Vajrayana
Levels of Vajrayana
Attachment and Vajrayana
HOW TO MEDITATE
What to Meditate On
Sitting in Meditation
Preparing for Meditation
The Meditation Session
A Meditation Schedule

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Meaning of Drikung
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