Gone Beyond (Volume 1): The Prajnaparamita Sutras, The Ornament of Clear Realization, and Its Commentaries in the Tibetan Kagyu Tradition

Gone Beyond Volume The Prajnaparamita Sutras The Ornament of Clear Realization and Its Commentaries in the Tibetan Kagyu Tradition The Abhisamayalamkara summarizes all the topics in the vast body of the Prajnaparamita Sutras Resembling a zip file it comes to life only through its Indian and Tibetan commentaries Together these t

  • Title: Gone Beyond (Volume 1): The Prajnaparamita Sutras, The Ornament of Clear Realization, and Its Commentaries in the Tibetan Kagyu Tradition
  • Author: Karl Brunnholzl
  • ISBN: 9781559393560
  • Page: 374
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Abhisamayalamkara summarizes all the topics in the vast body of the Prajnaparamita Sutras Resembling a zip file, it comes to life only through its Indian and Tibetan commentaries Together, these texts not only discuss the hidden meaning of the Prajnaparamita Sutras the paths and bhumis of sravakas, pratyekabuddhas, and bodhisattvas but also serve as contemplative mThe Abhisamayalamkara summarizes all the topics in the vast body of the Prajnaparamita Sutras Resembling a zip file, it comes to life only through its Indian and Tibetan commentaries Together, these texts not only discuss the hidden meaning of the Prajnaparamita Sutras the paths and bhumis of sravakas, pratyekabuddhas, and bodhisattvas but also serve as contemplative manuals for the explicit topic of these sutras emptiness and how it is to be understood on the progressive levels of realization of bodhisattvas Thus these texts describe what happens in the mind of a bodhisattva who meditates on emptiness, making it a living experience from the beginner s stage up through buddhahood Gone Beyond contains the first in depth study of the Abhisamayalamkara the text studied most extensively in higher Tibetan Buddhist education and its commentaries in the Kagyu School This study in two volumes includes translations of Maitreya s famous text and its commentary by the Fifth Shamarpa Goncho Yenla the first translation ever of a complete commentary on the Abhisamayalamkara into English , which are supplemented by extensive excerpts from the commentaries by the Third, Seventh, and Eighth Karmapas and others Thus it closes a long standing gap in the modern scholarship on the Prajnaparamita Sutras and the literature on paths and bhumis in mahayana Buddhism The first volume presents an English translation of the first three chapters of the Abhisamayalamkara and its commentary by the Fifth Shamarpa The second volume presents an English translation of the final five chapters and its commentary by the Fifth Shamarpa.

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  • Karl Brunnholzl is one of the best translators and commentators on Tibetan Buddhism around today. I have read all of his works and have always marveled and been very grateful for his lucid expositions of the wonderful teachings of the Kargyu practitioner/meditators/philosophers. I awaited this volume with great anticipation and got a copy as soon as it was available. I started reading the introduction when doing my washing in the local laundrette - it was the most blissful laundry days I have ev [...]


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