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'''Five buddha families''' (Skt. ''pañcakula''; [[Wyl.]] ''rigs lnga''; Tib. ''rik nga'') —
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'''Five buddha families''' (Skt. ''pañcakula''; [[Wyl.]] ''rigs lnga'', Tib. ''rik nga'') —
  
#buddha family (Skt. ''Tathāgatakula''; Wyl. ''de bzhin gshegs pa'i rigs'')
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#buddha family (Skt. ''tathāgatakula''; Wyl. ''de bzhin gshegs pa'i rigs'')
#[[vajra]] family (Skt. ''Vajrakula''; Wyl. ''rdo rje'i rigs'')
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#[[vajra]] family (Skt. ''vajrakula''; Wyl. ''rdo rje'i rigs'')
#jewel family (Skt. ''Ratnakula'')  
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#ratna or jewel family (Skt. ''ratnakula'')  
#[[lotus family]] (Skt. ''Padmakula''; Wyl. ''pad ma'i rigs'')
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#padma or [[lotus family]] (Skt. ''padmakula''; Wyl. ''pad ma'i rigs'')
#action family (Skt. ''Karmakula'')  
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#[[karma]] or action family (Skt. ''karmakula'')  
  
 
==Further Reading==
 
==Further Reading==
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==External Links==
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*[http://www.shambhala.org/teachings/view.php?id=114 The Five Buddha Families by Chögyam Trungpa]
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[[Category:Enumerations]]
 
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Revision as of 10:17, 17 June 2011

Five buddha families (Skt. pañcakula; Wyl. rigs lnga, Tib. rik nga) —

  1. buddha family (Skt. tathāgatakula; Wyl. de bzhin gshegs pa'i rigs)
  2. vajra family (Skt. vajrakula; Wyl. rdo rje'i rigs)
  3. ratna or jewel family (Skt. ratnakula)
  4. padma or lotus family (Skt. padmakula; Wyl. pad ma'i rigs)
  5. karma or action family (Skt. karmakula)

Further Reading

  • Chögyam Trungpa,
    • Journey Without Goal: The Tantric Wisdom of the Buddha, The Collected Works of Chögyam Trungpa, Volume Four (Boston & London: Shambhala, 2003), Ch. 9 'The Five Buddha Families'.
    • The Lion’s Roar: An Introduction to Tantra, The Collected Works of Chögyam Trungpa, Volume Four (Boston & London: Shambhala, 2003), Part Two, Ch. 7 'The Five Buddha Families and Mahamudra'.

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