Straight From The Heart: Buddhist Pith Instructions

Straight From The Heart Buddhist Pith Instructions Straight from the Heart brings together an inspiring collection of Buddhist teachings songs of realization meditation instructions and enlightened poetry all chosen for their power to speak directl

  • Title: Straight From The Heart: Buddhist Pith Instructions
  • Author: Karl Brunnholzl
  • ISBN: 9781559392792
  • Page: 325
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Straight from the Heart brings together an inspiring collection of Buddhist teachings, songs of realization, meditation instructions, and enlightened poetry all chosen for their power to speak directly to the student Drawn from Indian Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism as well as from all four schools of Tibetan Buddhism, some will impress with their beautiful poetry and powStraight from the Heart brings together an inspiring collection of Buddhist teachings, songs of realization, meditation instructions, and enlightened poetry all chosen for their power to speak directly to the student Drawn from Indian Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism as well as from all four schools of Tibetan Buddhism, some will impress with their beautiful poetry and powerful imagery others with their profound power of instruction Still others share personal advice for life that seems to come directly from the mouth of the author, and some serve as immediate and profound practice instructions Several are just delightfully unconventional, even outrageous, letting in fresh air on petrified views or musty traditions Most of them are simply unknown precious gems, which deserve a wider audience Each of the works is preceded by a brief introduction and a short biography of its author Many of these are legendary accounts of supernatural feats edifying examples for students on the same spiritual path, meant to expand their limited outlook with mind blowing stories Miraculous deeds, magnificent songs, and pithy instructions distinguish this collection assembled by the Buddhist scholar and translator Karl Brunnh lzl, whose years of work among dharma texts and his skill as a translator yield a rich mine of teachings all chosen for their ability to speak directly to the heart.

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    1. Karl B's translations are excellent. This book is full of pithy instructions and stories. My main reason for getting it was for the translation of Janggya Rolpa'i Dorje's Song on the View, and Mipham's commentary. Mipham sets out his view via this small song by a Geluk, and does it concisely and clearly. Might be a bit more meaningful to those who've read Mipham's Beacon and Speech of Delight, where he covers much of the same ground more thoroughly.Also of note in this book are a short instructi [...]


    2. May we thus, through the blessings of the divine three roots,Swiftly resolve our own empty minds,And, from the royal capital of primordial pure great perfection,Promote the great welfare of limitless sentient beings. — The vagabond Gendün ChöpelA magnificent collection. I am truly grateful to Mr. Brunnhölzl for this absolutely beautiful translations of essential and rare pith instructions by great Masters of Indian and Tibetan tradition. This is a text book I will come back to many times. A [...]


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