Original Innocence by Traktung Yeshe Dorje

By Traktung Yeshe Dorje

With the directness of a farmer naming the vegetation in his fields, Traktung Yeshe Dorje—farmer, mystic, pupil and poet—points out that transformation and enlightenment are attainable for every individual. they're the soil out of which our lives have sprouted, and aren't cut loose the floor of the non secular direction itself. unique innocence, no longer unique sin, is the intrinsic of the human brain, the writer asserts. he isn't on my own during this announcement. nice mystics and sages who've chanced on the essence of truth have additionally proclaimed “original innocence.” whereas their phrases and the flowering of this consciousness could have taken assorted expressions, the essence continues to be an analogous. this can be excellent news for the weary vacationer misplaced in samsara (confused perception). This harassed conception is like that of somebody with psychological ailment who thinks themselves to be Napoleon; or an anorexic who perceives themselves as fats. one of these advanced of thought-feeling-behavior therefore affects every thing they do. And so, samsara brings ache to one’s lifestyles. Essays, prices from seminal texts, poetry and instructing tales weave all through those pages, making a wealthy meal that any critical pupil of lifestyles can get pleasure from and be nourished by way of. The e-book is a hologram of non secular teachings—each web page a blueprint, a call for participation, and an immersion into the spaciousness of the author’s attention. From the top, so much complex teachings to the center beginnings—the four Noble Truths of the Buddha—nothing is at odds. All interact to light up a imaginative and prescient for reworking existence from agony to knowledge bliss.

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