Mind Training (Lojong)

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Kamalashila’s Stages of Meditation

Tibetan Title: སྒོམ་རིམ།

English Title: Kamalaśīla’s Stages of Meditation (Skt. Bhāvanākrama) – The Middle Length Root Text & Outline

Kamalaśīla’s exposition on the stages of meditation in accordance with the sūtrayāna system of the Mahāyāna.

Commentary on Parting From the Four Attachments

Tibetan Title: ༄༅།   །ཞེན་པ་བཞི་བྲལ་གྱི་ཁྲིད་ཡིག་རྗེ་བླ་མ་ཨཱ་ནནྡ་བྷ་དྲའ་གསུང་བསྒྲོས་བཞུགས་སོ༎

English Title: A Manual of Instruction on Parting from the Four Attachments which was Spoken by Vajradhara Ngorchen Kunga Zangpo

Written by Ngorchen Kunga Zangpo, this manual provides a detailed explanation on the process of meditating upon the mind training teaching of Parting from the Four Attachments which was revealed by Ārya Mañjuśrī to Sachen Kunga Nyingpo.

Parting From the Four Attachments

Tibetan Title: ༄༅།   །ཞེན་པ་བཞི་བྲལ༎

English Title: A Collection of Instruction on Parting from the Four Attachments – The Basic Sakya Mind Training Teaching of the Sakya Tradition

This publication contains four illuminating commentaries by prominent Sakya masters such as Jetsün Dragpa Gyaltsen, Sakya Pandita, and Gorampa Sönam Senge; and, the nonsectarian master Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo.

Seven Points of Mind Training

Tibetan Title: ༄༅།   །བློ་སྦྱོངས་དོན་བདུན་མ༎

English Title: Seven Points of Mind Training – Root Verses

The root verses to the Seven Points of Mind Training that were brought to Tibet by Lord Atiśa and written down by Geshe Chekawa.

The Thirty-Seven Practices of the Bodhisattvas

Tibetan Title: ༄༅།   །རྒྱལ་སྲས་ལག་ལེན་སོ་བདུན་མ༎

English Title: The Thirty-Seven Practices of the Bodhisattvas

The Thirty-Seven Practice of the Bodhisattvas (Tib. རྒྱལ་སྲས་ལག་ལེན་སོ་བདུན་མ་,  rgyal sras lag len so bdun ma) is an important lojong (mind training) text written by the celebrated Sakya scholar Thogmé Zangpo (Tib. ཐོགས་མེད་བཟང་པོ་, thogs med bzang po) (1297-1371).

Commentary on the Seven Points of Mind Training by Thokme Zangpo

Tibetan Title: ༄༅།   །རྒྱལ་བའི་སྲས་པོ་ཐོགས་མེད་བཟང་པོ་དཔལ་གྱིས་མཛད་པའི་བློ་སྦྱོང་དོན་བདུན་མ་བཞུགས་སོ༎

English Title: Commentary on the Seven Points of Mind Training by Thokme Zangpo

This commentary on The Seven Points of Mind Training was composed by the master Gyalse Thokme Zanpo while in retreat at the repeated request of the yogin Drakpa Gyaltsen.