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'''Eight doors of spontaneous presence''' ([[Wyl.]] ''lhun grub kyi sgo brgyad'')
 
'''Eight doors of spontaneous presence''' ([[Wyl.]] ''lhun grub kyi sgo brgyad'')
  
#''thugs rje''
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#   (Tib. tukjé,  ཐུགས་རྗེ་ , Wyl. thugs rje) compassion
#'''od''
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# (Tib. ö, འོད་  , Wyl. ‘od)  light
#''sku''
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# (Tib. ku, སྐུ་ , Wyl. sku) bodies
#''ye shes''
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# (Tib. yeshé, ཡེ་ཤེས་ , Wyl. ye shes) primordial wisdom
#''gnyis med''
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# (Tib. nyimé, གཉིས་མེད་ , Wyl. gnyis med) non-duality
#''mtha' grol''
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# (Tib. tadrol, མཐའ་གྲོལ་ , Wyl. mtha’ grol) freedom from extremes
#''ma dag pa 'khor ba'i sgo''
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# (Tib. madakpa khorwé go, མ་དག་པ་འཁོར་བའི་སྒོ་, Wyl. ma dag pa ‘khor ba’i sgo) the impure gate of samsara
#''dag pa ye shes kyi sgo''
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# (Tib. dakpa yeshé kyi go, དག་པ་ཡེ་ཤེས་ཀྱི་སྒོ་ , Wyl. dag pa ye shes kyi sgo) the pure gate of primordial wisdom
  
 
==Alternative Translations==
 
==Alternative Translations==

Revision as of 19:05, 27 December 2010

Eight doors of spontaneous presence (Wyl. lhun grub kyi sgo brgyad)

  1. (Tib. tukjé, ཐུགས་རྗེ་ , Wyl. thugs rje) compassion
  2. (Tib. ö, འོད་ , Wyl. ‘od) light
  3. (Tib. ku, སྐུ་ , Wyl. sku) bodies
  4. (Tib. yeshé, ཡེ་ཤེས་ , Wyl. ye shes) primordial wisdom
  5. (Tib. nyimé, གཉིས་མེད་ , Wyl. gnyis med) non-duality
  6. (Tib. tadrol, མཐའ་གྲོལ་ , Wyl. mtha’ grol) freedom from extremes
  7. (Tib. madakpa khorwé go, མ་དག་པ་འཁོར་བའི་སྒོ་, Wyl. ma dag pa ‘khor ba’i sgo) the impure gate of samsara
  8. (Tib. dakpa yeshé kyi go, དག་པ་ཡེ་ཤེས་ཀྱི་སྒོ་ , Wyl. dag pa ye shes kyi sgo) the pure gate of primordial wisdom

Alternative Translations

  • Eight gates of beings' spontaneity (Kalu Rinpoche Translation Group)
  • Eight gates of spontaneous presence (EPK)
  • Eight spontaneously accomplished doors (Tulku Thondup)
  • Eight gateways of spontaneous presence (SK)

Further Reading

In Tibetan

A detailed explanation is found in Khenpo Yönten Gyatso's commentary to the Yönten Dzö.

In English

  • Jamgön Kongtrul Lodrö Tayé, Myriad Worlds, Ithaca: Snow Lion, 2003, p. 210
  • Tulku Thondup, The Practice of Dzogchen, Ithaca: Snow Lion, 1989, p.206, n.1