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By Jampa Thaye

'A Garland of Gold' is a heritage of the early masters of the good Kagyu culture of Tibetan Buddhism, akin to Saraha, Naropa, Marpa, Milarepa and their religious heirs. This historical past represents the testomony of the Kagyu lineage forefathers, exhibiting us how they constructed devotion and self belief of their professionals, obtained the foundation of the dakini messengers, received the dear lineages, attained the imaginative and prescient of mahamudra, and unfold the keys to enlightenment.

Their songs, additionally translated the following, notwithstanding incomplete with out a master’s textual transmission, provide a reference to the area of mahamudra.

Lama Jampa Thaye's account of the early masters is predicated at the histories composed through Pawo Tsuklak Trengwa (1504-1566), move Lotsawa (1392-1481) and Pema Karpo (1527-1592). He acquired the transmissions and teachings of the Kagyu forefathers from Karma Thinley Rinpoche and his different professionals equivalent to Ato Rinpoche and Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche.

The Kagyu culture is likely one of the 4 significant faculties of Tibetan Buddhism along the Sakya, Nyingma and Gelug. It rose to prominence within the 11th and 12th centuries C.E. a few one and a part millenia after the passing of Lord Buddha and is still one of many nice non secular transmission to be had on the earth at the present time. This publication bargains a extraordinary investigate the origins of this world.

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