The Teacup and the Skullcup: Where Zen and Tantra Meet

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Maddened by delusion's evils, wantonly destroy themselves and others; May they achieve the eye of wisdom, knowing what must be done and undone, And abide in the glory of friendship and love. Marpa united the Mahamudra teachings from the master Maitripa and the meditations on inner energies (the Six Yogas) from Naropa. During the 9 years that I have attended Rigpa, I have received powerful teachings and practices.

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Publisher: Shambhala (December 22, 2015)

ISBN: 1611802911

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