Manuals on the Meditation of Avalokiteshvara
Paperback, 132 pages
10 x 7"
This exquisite work includes translations of key Kagyu lineage meditation manuals for the practice of the deity of compassion Avalokiteshvara, one of the main introductory meditation practices presented in scores of Tibetan Buddhist centers across North America and Europe. The manuals includes were authored by the great Tibetan siddha Thangtong Gyalpo, the renowned 19th-century master Jamgon Kongtrul, and the Fifteenth Gyalwang Karmapa, Khakhyab Dorje. The book also includes teachings on the nature of compassion by the highly regarded teacher Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, praises to Avalokiteshvara by the Indian master Chandrakirti, and a fresh translation of the famed Mahayana text The Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva. The translation is by Tyler Dewar.