By Tsong Khapa,Robert A.F. Thurman,Thomas F. Yarnall
The tremendous Illumination of the Lamp of the 5 levels (Rim lnga rab tu gsal ba’i sgron me) is Tsong Khapa’s most vital observation at the perfection level practices of the Esoteric group (Guhyasamāja), the Tantra he thought of basic for the perform of the “Father Tantra” category of Unexcelled Yoga Tantras. It attracts seriously on Nāgārjuna’s 5 phases (Pañcakrama) and Āryadeva’s Lamp that Integrates the Practices (Caryāmelāpakapradīpa), in addition to an enormous diversity of perfection degree works incorporated within the Tibetan Kangyur and Tengyur collections. it really is a massive paintings for either students and practitioners.
The annotated translation is supplemented with huge glossaries and different help fabrics. A better half quantity of the severely edited Tibetan textual content, annotated with the came across charges from Tengyur and Kangyur texts in Tibetan and Sanskrit the place available.
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Brilliant Illumination of the Lamp of the Five Stages: Practical Instructions in the King of Tantras, The Glorious Esoteric Community (Treasury of the Buddhist Sciences) by Tsong Khapa,Robert A.F. Thurman,Thomas F. Yarnall