Monday, 26 November 2012

Method

"There is no sudden breakthrough that remains forever-there are only sudden glimpses. But these glimpses encourage us to see more. And so, gradually, we develop the ability to integrate these experiences of unconditioned being into our lives."

p235, Spectrum of Ecstasy, Ngakpa Chögyam with Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 1997, 0-9653948-0-

Monday, 19 November 2012

Shi-nè

"The practice of shi-nè involves letting go of the thought process."

p70, Wearing the Body of Visions, Ngakpa Chögyam, Aro Books, 1995, 1-898185-03-4

Monday, 12 November 2012

Hot blood of kindness

"Tantra is the hot blood of kindness-the commitment, based on the the fleeting apparitions we name reality, to be totally identified with outrageous expressions of what we essentially are."

p3, Wearing the Body of Visions, Ngakpa Chögyam, Aro Books, 1995, 1-898185-03-4

Monday, 5 November 2012

Emptiness and form

"Trust and respect are the emptiness and form of romance"

p31, Emailing the Lamas from Afar, Ngakpa Chögyam and Khandro Déchen, Aro Books, 2009, 978-0-9653948-5-7