PURIFYING our GLOBAL KARMA [I]t’s a terrifying feeling: the ground trembling and rippling under your feet, buildings swaying all around you. Our immediate sense is that this terrible thing, this earthquake, is a disturbance of the Earth element. Yet it is the deeply disturbed Air Element that is the real driver of these violent and powerful movements. A […]
The Domra The domra is a unique type of head or facial ornament, brought to Tibet by the great master of Shijé, Padampa Sangye. The origin of its name remains vague, and no informant has yet been able to verify the roots of the term. The tomra consists of a short visor, not unlike one […]
FLOWERS IN THE SNOW Winter Solstice approaches, which tells us that even in the darkest point, the light emerges; Within Yin is Yang, within Samsara is Luminosity! Three things I want to catch up on…. We have four exquisite damaru and Four kapala.. This is the whole of our stock now, and we wont be […]
The kangling is a reminder of impermanence. Yet it proclaims the yogi’s fearless Wisdom Mind. Our wind-borne life signature is offered to all karmic debtors, while the Dakini’s wail vibrates and awakens our energy channels.
The Dakini: Feminine Wisdom Energy In Tibetan Buddhism, the unborn, luminous matrix of consciousness is identified as Feminine in nature. And the world of phenomena, objects, beings and activity, is connect to the Masculine. But even within the formed, world, Feminine Wisdom manifests as the Dakini. She is at once playful, ferocious, compassionate, terrifying. As […]
The Ngakpa Knowing that the basis of all phenomena, animate and inanimate, is patterns of vibrational energy, the “mantra speaker” trains in ways to resonate with the sound DNA of different levels of reality. Through inner transformation, he/she can benefit limitless outer beings and open the doors of the infinite inner universe. While our old […]