The Small Golden Key

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Henss. chronological lists to the Yarlung dynasty rulers and to the lineage holders of the principal Tibetan school traditions. Nyingma maintains the earliest tantric teachings which have been given the popular nomenclature of Vajrayana. the country was ready for a systematic missionary drive under royal patronage. It is the Individual crossing the Ocean of Life. As taken from a teaching by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche: It is said that all the teachings of the Buddha are contained in this mantra.

Pages: 128

Publisher: Shambhala; Shambhala ed edition (October 12, 1993)

ISBN: 0877738564

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