Essence of Ambrosia: A Guide to Buddhist Contemplations

By: Taranatha (Author) & Willa Baker (Tr.)

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Essence of Ambrosia is a guide to Buddhist meditation, composed by the prolific and eclectic Tibetan scholar and practitioner Taranatha (1575-1634). Following the lead of Atisha, Tarantha expounds a graduate approach (Known as lam rim) to Cognitive and meditative development designed to address the needs of three types of person: the person of lesser, average and greater capacity.Taranatha’s innovative contribution to this genre is to instruct the student in “contemplation sessions”, that pacifically guide a beginning Buddhist practitioner through the traditional practices of meditation, beginning with devotional reflection up to the apex of Buddhist meditation, Insight (vipassana) meditation. Te result is a remarkably accessible and concise insider’s guide to the Mahayana Buddhist path.Printed Pages: 256.

Title: Essence of Ambrosia: A Guide to Buddhist Contemplations

Author Name: Taranatha (Author) & Willa Baker (Tr.)

Categories: India, Meditation,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 2005

ISBN: 8186470379

ISBN 13: 9788186470374

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 103620

Keywords: Essence of Ambrosia: A Guide to Buddhist Contemplations Taranatha (Author) & Willa Baker (Tr.)