This is a profound commentary on a famous prayer which is said to contain the most sacred and important teachings of Dzogchen. The seven-line prayer to Padmasambhava is practiced daily by a great many Tibetan Buddhists and this commentary provides an explanation of the meaning of this sacred verse on many levels - the student's understanding of these meanings ripens and deepens with study and contemplation.
"Enshrining the most sacred prayer to Guru Padmasambhava, White Lotus elucidates its five layers of meaning as revealed by the eminent scholar Mipham. This commentary now makes this treasure, which has been kept secret among the great masters of Tibet for generations, available as a source of blessings and learning for all." Tulku Thondup.
"Jamgon Mipham Rinpoche's Pema Karpo is a beautiful and essential text describing the outer, inner, and secret ways that the wisdom in Vajrayana manifests as Padmasambhava. This new translation will be of great benefit to those traveling on the path of tantra." Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche.
"The Seven-Line Prayer is the most majestic of all prayers to Guru Padmasambhava - the Buddha of our time. It has been cherished over the centuries as the most powerful way to invoke his blessings. How wonderful that we have this commentary, one of Mipham Rinpoche's most inspiring works, to elucidate these sacred verses and reveal their profound meaning." Sogyal Rinpoche.
Paperback, 144 pages.