The Wish-Fulfilling Gem of the Noble Teachings. By Gampopa “Anyone who knows the Jewel Ornament well can say that they really understand Buddhism. Teachings from Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation the Karmapa began teachings on The Jewel Ornament of Liberation (literally, The. Teachings via video conference by PAVA. The Jewel Ornament of Liberation by Gampopa. Given Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa (Teaching in Tibetan with.
|Published (Last):||28 July 2015|
|PDF File Size:||16.46 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||4.88 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
The Jewel Ornament of Liberation: The Wish-Fulfilling Gem of the Noble Teachings
This enables them to receive these teachings and also promotes the connection between our branches of teaching and practice. To take the example of killing, in order for non-killing to become virtuous, when looking at the being you would kill you then have to understand that when the wish to kill ornamsnt, this is extremely bad. Precise accounts of the Buddhist key points and methods along with highest literary and heartfelt values make the book of a constant reference source for a practitioner and one of the most remarkable compositions of Tibetan literature as well.
For example, think about rain falling from the sky. Through many ritual ceremonies and many other different things, in inconceivable ways, she protected the life of her child. Feb 19, Duncan rated it it was amazing. All kagyu practitioners should value, take an interest in, and study this text. For jewrl, there may be occasions when bodhisattvas are required to use harsh speech.
On one occasion, he perceived his cave to be filled with deities. There was no need to ask the Buddha because Shariputra would be able to give a good answer.
Gampopa. Jewel Ornament of Liberation
We use gamppoa to give you the best possible experience. For this reason, the practices of all three vehicles are included in the practice of keeping the three vows, which are the Pratimoksa, Bodhisattva, and Vajrayana vows.
I read this little by little over several months.
There is a question yampopa comes up about rejoicing. The actual misdeed with killing is the motivation or intent to kill, and the physical and verbal acts we perform leading up to it and in carrying it out. The reason that conception is included is because it needs to be an accurate conception.
No trivia or quizzes yet. For example, creating negative karma: She taught us how to wear clothes when we did not know how. Byron Woolley rated it it was amazing Oct 24, On another, he saw gapmopa body as a net of veins and bones, devoid of flesh. We could only cry and move our legs and hands. She tried to make us equal when ronament were unequal, and tried to make the uneven even for us. We do something to someone else and same thing will happen back to us.
Ratapom Bunnag rated it it was amazing Dec 17, The text has a total of 21 chapters:. For the lies that become one of the four defeats, these are about having supreme human qualities.
The Lineage of Kenting Tai Situpa. Either way it becomes the actual commission of the act. Orament Karmapa stressed ggampopa subtlety and complexity of karma, cause and effect. Kelly feaster rated it really liked it Jun 24, The blessings will arise naturally. Carole marked it as to-read Aug 01, Here we need to distinguish between harsh speech, and harsh speech that is non-virtuous. No trivia or quizzes yet. Jun 01, Jon Tokarz rated it it was amazing.
The Jewel Ornament of Liberation: The Wish-Fulfilling Gem of the Noble Teachings by Gampopa
Likewise, through non-virtues we can have the dominant result that is pleasurable. She collected them by creating various negative karmas, by sufferings and hardships, and gave them orhament to the child.
Dave added it Aug 07, Leigh Hennessy added it Dec 03, The Perfection of Generosity Chapter Using folksy examples and anecdotes, he brings this text to life, discussing topics such as: Some of the references and ideas are definitely bound in Tibetan culture, but for a study of Tibetan Buddhism on a deep level, this book is worth a read.
Paperbackpages. Natasha rated it it was amazing May 16, Ramo Boer rated it it was amazing Oct 06, There is no particle of difference; it is the same as meeting me.
To actually commit one of the ten non-virtues, there are five aspects that must be present: Not only have we had a mother in this lifetime, but from beginningless samsara she served as a mother countless times. Doing this is extremely difficult, and extremely amazing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
The completion of the act is that the other person understands the meaning of the lie you are telling. In Buddhism, we talk about jeael ten non-virtues: