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==Table of Contents==
 
==Table of Contents==
Preface  
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===Preface===
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===Dedication===
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===Introduction: Padmasambhava ''by [[His Holiness the Dalai Lama]]''===
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===The Life of Guru Padmasambhava===
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===The [[Seven Line Prayer]]<ref>All prayers are presented with line-by-line Tibetan script, Tibetan phonetics and English (or French and German) translation.</ref>===
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===[[Le'u Dünma]]===
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===[[Barché Lamsel]]===
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===[[Sampa Nyur Drupma]]===
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===[[The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Removing Obstacles and Fulfilling Wishes]]===
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===[[The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Attainments]]===
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===The Heart of Blessings—A brief anthology of prayers to Guru Rinpoche and the [[twenty-five disciples]], the [[King Trisong Detsen|king]] and subjects===
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:''Taking Refuge and Arousing the Awakened Mind of Bodhichitta''
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:''The Visualization''
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:''Invocation''
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:''The Seven Branch Offering''
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*Prayer to Guru Rinpoche, his Manifestations and the Twenty-five Disciples, by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
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*Recollecting the Deeds of the Tenth Days, by [[Mipham Rinpoche]]
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*The Abbreviated ‘Prayer in Seven Chapters, a [[terma]] revealed by [[Nyangrel Nyima Özer]]
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*‘The Lightning Bolt of Compassion’, a Short Sampa Lhundrupma —‘Prayer that Spontaneously Fulfils All Wishes’, by [[Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé]]
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*A Brief Prayer for the Spontaneous Fulfilment of Aspirations, by [[Mipham Rinpoche]]
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*A Very Brief Barché Lamsel—The Prayer for Clearing Obstacles from the Path, by [[Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé]]
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*A Brief Prayer to the Precious Master Padmakara for Swiftly Fulfilling Wishes and Dispelling Obstacles, by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
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*‘Turning Back Obstacles and Adverse Circumstances’: A Prayer to Orgyen Rinpoche, Embodiment of All Sources of Refuge, by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
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*The Prayer to Orgyen Rinpoche, that ‘Invokes the Heart of his Wisdom Mind’, by [[Pawo Lérab Tsal]]
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*‘The Falling Elixir Of Blessing’: A Prayer to the Great Guru and his Consorts, by [[Jamyang Khyentsé Chökyi Lodrö]]
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*The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche that Swiftly Removes Obstacles and Fulfills All Wishes, by Kyabjé [[Dudjom Rinpoche]]
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*‘The Prayer which is the Source of All True Realization’, by [[Mipham Rinpoche]]
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:''The [[Mantra]] Recitation''
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:''Receiving the [[Empowerment]]s''
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:''Dissolution''
  
Dedication
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===Prayers of Aspiration===
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*[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/purerealms.html ‘Training in the Pure Realms of the Three Kayas: an Aspiration and Prayer'] by [[Rigdzin Jikmé Lingpa]]
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*[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/mountain_of_glory.html ‘Secret Path to the Mountain of Glory’] by [[Rigdzin Jikmé Lingpa]]
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*[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/feast_of_siddhis.html ‘Wish-Fulfilling Feast of Siddhis’] by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
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*[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/chariot_of_vidyadharas.html ‘The Chariot of the Vidyadharas’] by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
  
Introduction: '''Padmasambhava''' by His Holiness Dalai Lama
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===Long Life Prayers===
  
'''The Life of Guru Padmasambhava'''
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==Notes==
 
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<small><references/></small>
''All prayers are presented with line-by-line Tibetan script, Tibetan phonetics and English (or French and German) translation''
 
 
 
'''The [[Seven Line Prayer]]'''
 
 
 
'''[[Le'u Dünma]]'''
 
 
 
'''[[Barché Lamsel]]'''
 
 
 
'''[[Sampa Nyur Drupma]]'''
 
 
 
'''[[The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Removing Obstacles and Fulfilling Wishes]]'''
 
 
 
'''[[The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Attainments]]'''
 
 
 
'''The Heart of Blessings—A brief anthology of prayers to Guru Rinpoche and the twenty-five disciples, the king and subjects'''
 
 
 
'''Prayers of Aspiration''' containing:
 
 
 
::[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/purerealms.html ‘Training in the Pure Realms of the Three Kayas: an Aspiration and Prayer'] by [[Rigdzin Jikmé Lingpa]]
 
 
 
::[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/mountain_of_glory.html ‘Secret Path to the Mountain of Glory’] by [[Rigdzin Jikmé Lingpa]]
 
 
 
::[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/feast_of_siddhis.html ‘Wish-Fulfilling Feast of Siddhis’] by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
 
 
 
::[http://www.lotsawahouse.org/chariot_of_vidyadharas.html ‘The Chariot of the Vidyadharas’] by [[Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo]]
 
 
 
Long Life Prayers
 
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==

Revision as of 23:15, 2 March 2011

A Great Treasure of Blessings

A Great Treasure of BlessingsA Book of Prayers to Guru Rinpoche

Published by Dharmakosha for Rigpa, to celebrate the Wood-Monkey Year 2004-5 (Translated and edited by Rigpa Translations)

This book has also been translated into French and German

A supplement containing the origins of the Le'u Dünma (The History, the Background and How the Prayers Came into Being) was also published later in three languages.


I am present in front of anyone who has faith in me,
Just as the moon casts its reflection, effortlessly,
In any vessel filled with water.
Padmasambhava

Table of Contents

Preface

Dedication

Introduction: Padmasambhava by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

The Life of Guru Padmasambhava

The Seven Line Prayer[1]

Le'u Dünma

Barché Lamsel

Sampa Nyur Drupma

The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Removing Obstacles and Fulfilling Wishes

The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche for Attainments

The Heart of Blessings—A brief anthology of prayers to Guru Rinpoche and the twenty-five disciples, the king and subjects

Taking Refuge and Arousing the Awakened Mind of Bodhichitta
The Visualization
Invocation
The Seven Branch Offering
  • Prayer to Guru Rinpoche, his Manifestations and the Twenty-five Disciples, by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo
  • Recollecting the Deeds of the Tenth Days, by Mipham Rinpoche
  • The Abbreviated ‘Prayer in Seven Chapters, a terma revealed by Nyangrel Nyima Özer
  • ‘The Lightning Bolt of Compassion’, a Short Sampa Lhundrupma —‘Prayer that Spontaneously Fulfils All Wishes’, by Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé
  • A Brief Prayer for the Spontaneous Fulfilment of Aspirations, by Mipham Rinpoche
  • A Very Brief Barché Lamsel—The Prayer for Clearing Obstacles from the Path, by Do Khyentsé Yeshé Dorjé
  • A Brief Prayer to the Precious Master Padmakara for Swiftly Fulfilling Wishes and Dispelling Obstacles, by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo
  • ‘Turning Back Obstacles and Adverse Circumstances’: A Prayer to Orgyen Rinpoche, Embodiment of All Sources of Refuge, by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo
  • The Prayer to Orgyen Rinpoche, that ‘Invokes the Heart of his Wisdom Mind’, by Pawo Lérab Tsal
  • ‘The Falling Elixir Of Blessing’: A Prayer to the Great Guru and his Consorts, by Jamyang Khyentsé Chökyi Lodrö
  • The Prayer to Guru Rinpoche that Swiftly Removes Obstacles and Fulfills All Wishes, by Kyabjé Dudjom Rinpoche
  • ‘The Prayer which is the Source of All True Realization’, by Mipham Rinpoche
The Mantra Recitation
Receiving the Empowerments
Dissolution

Prayers of Aspiration

Long Life Prayers

Notes

  1. All prayers are presented with line-by-line Tibetan script, Tibetan phonetics and English (or French and German) translation.

External Links