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Milarepa's teachings were carried on by Gampopa (1079–1153). When you remove a piece of old bark, the young bark under it exhibits the indistinct outlines of characters in a germinating state, and, what is very singular, these new characters are not unfrequently different from those which they replace. Tibetans believe that it is crucial for both the dying person and those around him or her to avoid causing excessive regret or longing in the patient, but instead to foster virtuous states of mind.

Pages: 208

Publisher: Snow Lion (February 4, 2014)

ISBN: 1559394188

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