Clarifying the Natural State

Clarifying the Natural State


Author: Dakpo Tashi Namgyal
Softcover ~ 108 pages

A practical manual for teachers and students, this book presents the profound and ultimate instructions of Mahamudra. It covers the path from mindfulness to complete enlightenment, simply and methodically.

"Elevate your experience and remain wide open like the sky. Expand your mindfulness and remain pervasive like the earth. Steady your attention and remain unshakable like a mountain. Brighten your awareness and remain shining like a flame. Clear your thought free wakefulness and remain lucid like a crystal." ~ Dakpo Tashi Namgyal, 16th Century

Dakpo Tashi Namgyal (1511-87), a lineage holder of the Drukpa Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism who also trained in the Sakya school, was renowned as both a scholar and meditator. During his later years he served as chief abbot of Daklha Gampo in southern Tibet.