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Date Of Record Release: 2007-08-29 15:29:09
Title: H.H. Dalai Lama: Instructions on the Garland of Views
Language of title: English
Author/Creator: Tenzin Gyatso (Bstan 'dzin rgya mtsho), Dalai Lama XIV, 1935-

Description: This site contains downloadable audio files (MP3) format of H.H. the Dalai Lama's teachings on Padmasambhava's Garland of Views: Esoteric Instructions (Man ngag lta ba'i 'phreng ba). This text, the only one actually attributed to Padmasambhava's authorship, is a commentary on the thirteenth chapter of the Secret Essence Tantra (Tib. gsang ba'i snying po'i rgyud; San. Guhyagarbha Tantra), the central Mahāyoga tantra for the Nyingma (rnying ma) School of Tibetan Buddhism.

These teachings were given at the University of Miami September 20-21, 2004. There are audio files of the Tibetan with English translation by Geshe Thubten Jinpa as well as audio files of Mandarin Chinese translation. There is also a file of the Dalai Lama's public talk on September 22: "World Peace through Inner Peace." (Steven Weinberger 2004-10-01)

Translator: Geshe Thubten Jinpa
Original/Translation: Both
Publisher: Lamrim.com
Publisher country: United States
Publisher URL: http://www.lamrim.com/index2.html
Published Date: 2004
URL: http://www.lamrim.com/hhdl/garlandofviews.html
Extent: 5 files
Subject: Dalai Lama
Garland of Views
Nine Vehicles
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Philosophical Literature -- Tantric
Tantric Studies -- Buddhist Tantra -- Individual Texts -- Guhyagarbha Tantra (Tib. gsang ba'i snying po)
Tantric Studies -- Buddhist Tantra -- Mahāyoga Tantra
Tantric Studies -- Buddhist Tantra -- Mahāyoga Tantra -- Guhyagarbha Tantra (Tib. gsang ba'i snying po)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Philosophical Literature -- Doxographies
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Tibetan Literature -- Literary Genres -- Doxography
Cultural Coverage: India
Temporal coverage: 8th century CE
21st century CE
Original Language: Tibetan
Language: English
Format: Online resource
Media type: Audio
Resource Type: Lecture
Digital Encoding: mp3
Reader Rating: useful
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2004-10-01 11:38:37
Date Record Checked: 2004-10-01
Date Last Modified: 2007-08-29 15:29:56
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