Three of the main objects of supplication for the ngöndro preliminary practices, these Enlightened beings are, from left to right, Vajrasattva, Shakyamuni Buddha and Guru Rinpoche. In order to progress on the path to Enlightenment, we must purify our obscurations and gather the accumulations of merit and wisdom. The practice of Vajrasattva bestows the blessings of purification, and the teachings of the Buddha and Guru Rinpoche guide us on the path of the accumulations.
Height of each statue is approximately 2.5 inches, or 6 cm.
For practices of the Inner Tantras, one needs the inner offerings of amrita, rakta and torma. Amrita purifies anger, rakta purifies desire and torma purifies ignorance. These inner offerings are...
Chöd is the practice of “Severance” or “Cutting Through” made well-known by the famous female practitioner, Machig Labdrön. Attaining realization through cutting through ego-clingingNot abandoning others through compassion These two...
Designed by craftsmen in the Kathmandu valley. Suitable as a decorative way to offer flowers or water. Plate is about 2.5 inches (6.5 cm) in diameter.