The Great Seal of Voidness
Format: Journal Article
Publication Year: n/a
Source ID: shanti-sources-21368
Zotero Collections: Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhist Contemplation by Tradition, Contemplation by Tradition, Great Seal (Mahamudra, Chakchen), Buddhist Contemplation
Abstract: The article discusses the Mahamudra oral tradition teachings of the spiritual father and Dharmavajra, his son of highest attainment, through the joined Gelug and Ka-gyu Traditions. It highlights the significance of taking refuge and developing an Enlightened Attitude of Bodhicitta to enter the gateway and framework of Buddha's teachings. The proper methods for formal meditation session in concentrating single-mindedly on Voidness is illustrated.