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The Sūtra of Golden Light: The 29 Chapter Version, Chapter 1 – The Preamble

Chapter 1: The Preamble (Volume 1) HOMAGE TO ALL BUDDHAS, BODHISATTVAS, PRATYEKABUDDHAS, AND ĀRYA ŚRĀVAKAS OF THE PAST, FUTURE, AND PRESENT. Thus have I heard, at one time. The Bhagavān was in Rājagṛha, on the summit of Vulture’s Peak Mountain, abiding within the profound basic space of phenomena (dharmadhātu), entirely and utterly pure: The transcendent experiential […]

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A Praise and Prayer for Erick Tsiknopoulos, by Khenchen Lama Rinpoché, Pelgyeypa Dorjé

A Praise and Prayer for Erick Tsiknopoulos by Khenchen Lama Pelgyeypa Dorjé Rinpoché, 2010  (mkhan chen bla ma dpal dgyes pa rdo rje rin po che) ཨེ་མ་ཧོཿ É-MA-HO How wondrous! ཨེ་རིག་སྟོང་པའི་ཤེས་རབ་བཀྲ་ཤིས་ཤིང་།། É: RIK TONG-PA’Y SHEY-RAP TRA-SHIY SHING E: The good fortune of the Discerning Insight of Empty Intrinsic Awareness,  ཝཾ་རིག་སྣང་བའི་ཀུན་བཟང་བདེ་ལེགས་པོ།། WAM: RIK NANG-WA’Y KÜN-ZANG DÉ-LEK-PO […]

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The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Project: Preview 1 of Chapter Ten, ‘The Dharma Teacher’

The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Project: Preview 1 of Chapter Ten, ‘The Dharma Teacher’

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The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Translation Project: First Preview of Chapter 1

The Tibetan Lotus Sutra Translation Project: First Preview of Chapter 1

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The Sūtra of Golden Light in 29 Chapters, Chapter 21: Excellent Manifestation

The Sūtra of Golden Light in 29 Chapters, Chapter 21: Excellent Manifestation

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Letter of Support for Erick Tsiknopoulos from Esukhia Nangten Sizhu Khang

Esukhia ནང་བསན་སི་ཞ་ཁང་། McLeod Ganj, India 24 May 2013 To Whom It May Concern; It is our pleasure to write a letter of recommendation for Erick Tsiknopoulos. During his tenure as an Esukhia student, Erick has proven himself to be an avid and exceptional student with a prodigious curiosity in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition and its textual heritage. […]

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Letter of Support for Erick Tsiknopoulos from Dr. Scott Mist

Erick and I have been working together for the last two years on a translation project where I have served as the main organizer of the project, and he has worked as the head translator. Erick has been translating the Yuthok Nyingthik under the auspices and with the help of Dr. Nida Chenagtsang, a preeminent […]

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Letter of Support for Erick Tsiknopoulos from Dr. Lobzang Gyamtso

Letter of Support from Dr. Lobzang Gyamtso I, the one by the name of Lobzang Gyamtso, a Dharma teacher for the Institute for Service to the Buddhist Teachings [Nangten Sizhu Khang], address you with respect. My name is Lobzang Gyamtso, and my home country is in the region of southern Amdo in the snowy land […]

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Letter of Support for Erick Tsiknopoulos from Dato’ Patrick Tan

I have had the good fortune of knowing Erick since 2010. I first encountered him on the internet through his excellent website of Tibetan Buddhist translations, Sugatagarbha Translations (http://www.sugatagarbhatranslations.com). I was deeply impressed with his obviously high level of skill in Tibetan language and Tibetan to English translation, as well as his extensive knowledge of […]

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Now in PDF Format: My Long Life Prayer for His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Now in PDF Format: My Long Life Prayer for His Holiness the Dalai Lama