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Solitary Hero Yamantaka Commentary

Jhampa Shaneman 5810 Wilson Ave, Duncan, B.C. V9L 1K Cana!a Cop"#i$h% 1991

Revised Edition 2002

Chap%e# 1 &pon en%e#in$ in%o %he #ealm o' %he man!ala (aman%a)a, "ou shoul! no% visuali*e %his a mun!ane #ealm, +u% #a%he# a !ivine #ealm an! no lon$e# %hin) o' "ou#sel' as an o#!ina#" pe#son, +u% as a !ivine (aman%a)a havin$ !ivine p#i!e ,hich "ou can un!e#s%an! as +ein$ -. am %he !ivini%"..% is $oo! %o co##ec% ou# mo%iva%ion. We a#e s%#ivin$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s %o +ecome enli$h%ene!. /o #eceive %he ini%ia%ion, "ou shoul! 'eel %ha% %he %eache# is insepa#a+le '#om %he !ei%", an! %ha% a#oun! %he %eache# a#e all %he linea$e $u#us, %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas, %he !ivini%ies, %he !ei%ies o' all %he !i''e#en% %an%#as, all 'ocuse! on %he p#o'oun! "o$a me%ho! o' (aman%a)a. /o p#ope#l" #eceive %he ini%ia%ion ,e ac%uall" have p#a"e#s ,e have %o !o. We shoul! s%a#% ,i%h %he 'i#s% pa$e o' %he lon$ sa!hana. /o %his poin% ,e have $ene#a%e! ou#selves in %he aspec% o' +ein$ %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. We have also %hen ma!e #e0ues%s an! p#a"e#s %o %he linea$e !ei%ies an! %hen sen% a,a" all o' %he in%e#'e#ences +" #el"in$ on %he p#inciple !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# 'o# (aman%a)a, Kala#upa. 1avin$ !one %ha% ,e shoul! 'eel %ha% %he %eachin$s ,ill have no in%e#'e#ences, havin$ vi#%uall" +een !es%#o"e! +" %he !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# Kala#upa. .n %a)in$ %eachin$s, i% $oo! %o #e'lec% %ha% %his is a ,on!e#'ul oppo#%uni%" an! i% is ve#" +a! ,hen an oppo#%uni%" is misse!. 2o# e3ample. (ou a#e ,al)in$ alon$ %he s%#ee% an! pass a lo%%e#" place, an! pause %o $e% a lo%%e#" %ic)e% ,o#%h %en million !olla#s. (ou pic) i% up, an! pu% i% in "ou# poc)e% ,i%hou% %a)in$ a!van%a$e o' i%. An! 'o# some #eason i% slips ou% o' "ou# poc)e% an! is $one. A% a la%e# !a%e "ou #eali*e "ou have los% i%. (ou have %o %a)e an e3ample %ha% is po,e#'ul 'o# "ou# min!. Some si%ua%ion o# oppo#%uni%". An! "ou miss i%. 4a"+e %he#e is one mo#e #eal. (ou 'in! a p#iceless 5e,el, an! %hen +" no% +ein$ conscious, "ou loose i%. Some%hin$ special. .n +ein$ ca#eless, o# in no% +ein$ conscious "ou loose %he oppo#%uni%" %o %a)e a!van%a$e o' %he si%ua%ion. /he %#a!i%ional e3ample6 (ou $o on a +oa% %#ip an! come %o a 5e,ele! islan!. (ou !eli$h% an! pla" ,i%h %he 5e,els un%il ni$h% comes an! "ou 'all asleep. /he ne3% mo#nin$ "ou ,a)e up, %he %i!e has come in, "ou canno% $e% %he 5e,els, an! "ou have %o leave. Leave ,i%hou% an" 5e,els +ecause "ou ,e#e no% sma#% enou$h %o %a)e %hem ,hile %he" ,e#e availa+le. Wha% %his en%ails is %he p#ecious #e+i#%h. 7i$h% no, "ou have a %e##i'ic an! ,on!e#'ul oppo#%uni%" ,hich is li)e +ein$ on %ha% 5e,ele! islan!. (ou have onl" so much %ime. (ou !on8% #eali*e ho, su!!enl" %,ili$h% comes, %he %i!e comes in an! %he oppo#%uni%" is los%. /he#e'o#e "ou shoul! %#" %o %a)e a!van%a$e o' %he pe#'ec% human #e+i#%h +ecause i% is mo#e p#ecious %han %he 5e,els on %he +each o' 5e,el islan!. .% is %he oppo#%uni%" 'o# pe#sonal enli$h%enmen%. /his !oes no% mean pe#sonal $#a%i'ica%ion, +u% #a%he# %he enli$h%enmen% ,hich +#in$s a+ou% inc#e!i+le +ene'i% 'o# o%he#s. An! so i% is ,on!e#'ul9 .% is ul%ima%e ecs%as" %o +e a+le %o have enli$h%enmen%. An! i% is %o%all" +ene'icial 'o# eve#"one, "ou#sel' an! all o%he#s in %he unive#se. So ,e shoul! %a)e a!van%a$e o' i% an! %he#e a#e !i''e#en% ,a"s %o !o so. :#incipall" ,e ,an% %o %a)e a!van%a$e, ,e ,an% %o $ene#a%e a Bo!hici%%a a%%i%u!e %ha% sa"s -. am %#"in$ %o +ene'i% all sen%ien% +ein$s. An! . am $oin$ %o !o some%hin$ a+ou% %ha%9- /he#e is !i''e#en% levels o' p#ac%ice "ou can %a)e. /he#e a#e %he su%#a %eachin$s ,hich emphasi*e %he a+an!onmen% o' ne$a%ivi%", s%#ivin$ %o +e a $ene#ous, )in!, an! pa%ien% pe#son, %o have en%husiasm, me!i%a%e an! such. /his is a $oo! mun!ane pa%h an! al,a"s shoul! +e pa#% o' "ou# p#ac%ice. /he Va5#a"ana %eachin$s a#e mo#e su+%le, mo#e p#o'oun!. /he %echni0ues a#e mo#e e3ac%. (ou have %he oppo#%uni%" %o #el" on %hose. (ou have #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion an! en%e#e! in%o %he man!ala. .n %ha% sense "ou have #eceive! pe#mission %o $o 'u#%he# in%o %hose p#ac%ices an! %ha% is a $#ea% oppo#%uni%".

/he %an%#ic %eachin$s a#e no% common. /he" a#e no% an o#!ina#" even% %ha% happens o'%en. ;ven %he name, Va5#a"ana, implies Sec#e% 4an%#a is sec#e%, no% a pu+lic %hin$. .% is p#iva%e an! pe#sonal an! is no% sho,n %o a lo% o' people. .% is p#iva%e an! pe#sonal +e%,een "ou#sel', "ou# $u#u, an! %he linea$e $u#us. 7eall" i% is +e%,een "ou an! "ou#sel'. Secon!l", i% is man%#a, !e'ine! as +ein$ p#o%ec%ion o' %he min! '#om %he o#!ina#" vision. 2#om %hin)in$ -. am an o#!ina#" pe#son an! . can8% !o much ,i%h m"sel'. . am in'e#io#, neu#o%ic, emo%ional, no $oo! an! such9- All o' %hose %hou$h%s a#e o#!ina#" vision. 4an%#a p#o%ec%s "ou '#om %he o#!ina#" vision +" "ou# p#ac%ice an! #eliance on i%. So i% is a p#iva%e a''ai# an! secon!l" a p#o%ec%ion p#ac%ice 'o# "ou# min! '#om an o#!ina#" vision, o#!ina#" !isc#imina%ions, o#!ina#" +a! a%%i%u!e. .% is %he Va5#a"ana. (ana means vehicle, an! %he e3%e#nal va5#a is %his o+5ec%. /he in%e#nal va5#a is %ha% ,hich s"m+oli*es %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. /he p#ac%ice o' %he va5#a"ana is %he vehicle o' %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. /he ,hole p#ac%ice is 'uele! '#om %ha%. /hin) o' i% in %e#ms o', %he ,hole ene#$" o' c#ea%ion is '#om +liss an! voi!ness. .% is %he onl" %hin$ %ha% ,e shoul! +e a,a#e o'. All 'o#ms %ha% appea# a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. .n %ha% %hen "ou have an un!e#s%an!in$ o' -. am involve! in %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness ,hich is %he pa%h. .% is a pa%h . can $o on. /he va5#a pa%h. .% is also %he sec#e% pa%h %ha% p#o%ec%s m" min! '#om o#!ina#" vie,s./he p#ac%ices o' %he va5#a"ana a#e mo#e p#o'oun! +ecause ,i%hin i%, i% is no% 5us% %he min! #e'lec%in$ on an o+5ec%. 2o# e3ample, in %he Su%#a"ana, %he min! o+se#ves voi!ness o# #e'lec%s upon voi!ness in a !ualis%ic manne#. /he +asis o' %his is a coa#se level o' consciousness. 2o# e3ample6 . si% !o,n an! . 0ues%ion, -1o, is %he ,o#l!< /he ,o#l! is .....- an! . $o %h#ou$h %ha%. /ha% is %he Su%#a"ana ,a" o' !evelopin$. /he Va5#a"ana ,o#)s on %he p#inciple %ha% %he min! is %o +e %a)en on a non !ualis%ic manne#. /ha% in %he same momen% o' consciousness "ou can !evelop +o%h ,is!om an! me%ho!. .n Su%#a"ana "ou ,oul! me!i%a%e on voi!ness. -All %hin$s a#e voi!.- An! a'%e# %ha% "ou ma"+e mi$h% me!i%a%e on love. Bu% "ou !on8% !o %hem %o$e%he#. /he" a#e %#a!i%ionall" %au$h% as %,o sepa#a%e %hin$s. Whe#eas a va5#a"ana p#ac%i%ione# is sa"in$ -Le%8s pu% i% %o$e%he#9- A li%%le mo#e p#o'oun!. -Le%8s have an e3p#ession o' voi!ness an! a% %he same momen% u%ili*e me%ho!. Love an! compassion. .n %he same consciousness.- .% is %e#me! %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. Voi!ness is ,is!om, +liss is me%ho!. (ou a#e u%ili*in$ %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss ,hich is seen as me%ho!, ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, con5oine! %o$e%he# ,i%h voi!ness, %he mani'es%a%ion o' enli$h%enmen% consciousness. /he %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione# has 'ou# pu#i%ies. /ha% %he envi#onmen% is no lon$e# seen as mun!ane +u% as %he pla"$#oun! o' %he !ei%". :u#i%" o' +o!", no lon$e# seen as +ein$ an o#!ina#" +o!". =o, "ou# +o!" is %he !ivine +o!" o' %he Bu!!ha, "ou a#e no, (aman%a)a. /he en5o"men%s o' (aman%a)a a#e all o' %he sense !a%a, %he %hin$s an! visions "ou see, %he 'o#ms ,hich $ive pleasu#e %o "ou as (aman%a)a. All soun!s a#e %he music o' (aman%a)a. (ou a#e in %he +liss o' (aman%a)a, en5o"men%s o' (aman%a)a. 2inall", %he ac%ions o' (aman%a)a ,hich is ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. =o, %he#e a#e %,o ,a"s o' ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, even %hou$h "ou all a#e %o +e seen in a pu#e lan! ,i%h eve#"one as %he !ei%". 2i#s%, +ecause %he#e a#e ve#" i$no#an% people, %hose #eall" hun$ up a+ou% %hemselves, "ou %hin) in %e#ms %ha% %he" have !ivine Bu!!ha na%u#e an! a#e una,a#e o' %his #i$h% no,. So "ou can sa" %he" a#e +ein$ sill" an! no% )no,in$ %hei# Bu!!ha =a%u#e. 7eall" %he" a#e (aman%a)a. -. can #ela%e %o %hem as (aman%a)a. . can +e ,on!e#'ull" +liss'ul ,i%h %hem as (aman%a)a. Bu% . ,ill le% %hem ac% ou% %hei# sill" li%%le $ame +u% #eall" . )no, +e%%e#. . )no, %hei# #eal 'ace9- .n %ha% ,a" "ou can in%e#ac% ,i%h an"one ,i%h %o%al +o!hici%%a. An! "ou pla" %he $ame ,i%h %hem on %hei# level. /he#e is mo#e i' "ou #eall" $e% in%o %his s%"le o' %hou$h%. /his !evelops %he secon! app#oach. (ou a#e in%e#ac%in$ in +liss +ecause "ou a#e in (aman%a)a>hoo!, (aman%a)a #ealm, (aman%a)a en5o"men%. Bu% "ou pla" %he $ame ,i%h eve#"one "ou in%e#ac% ,i%h +ecause i% is pa#% o' %he $ame ,hich is +ein$ in %he (aman%a)a #ealm. Li)e . sa", i% is (aman%a)a8s pla"$#oun!, an! eve#"one pla"s (aman%a)a $ames %he#e9

Also "ou a#e p#ac%icin$ %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness, ,hich is %he uni'ica%ion o' me%ho! an! ,is!om. Su%#a"ana o# Va5#a"ana voi!ness is %he same. An" !i''e#ence lies in consciousness. /he %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione# ,o#)s in a mo#e su+%le level o' consciousness, %he su%#a"ana p#ac%i%ione# ,o#)s in a coa#se# level o' consciousness. /he %echni0ue o' $ene#a%in$ a su+%le# level o' consciousness is +liss. =e#vous s"s%em +liss. 2o# e3ample, in ?uh"asama5a %an%#a, "ou# ph"sical e"e o#$an is seen as +ein$ a male !ei%", all 'o#ms a#e seen as 7upava5#a, 'emale. ;ve#" %ime "ou# e"e consciousness con%ac%s a 'o#m, "ou# male e"e+all con%ac%in$ ,i%h a 'emale 'o#m, "ou +liss ou%. .% is li)e havin$ in%e#cou#se. Same %hin$ ,i%h "ou# ea#s. ;ach %ime a soun! comes %o "ou# ea#s, i% is Shap%ava5#a. She is a $o!!ess an! she comes an! +lisses ou%9 /he" $e% #i$h% in%o each o%he# an! i% is +liss9 Same ,i%h smell, %as%e, %ouch. All a#e seen as male an! 'emale Bo!hisa%%vas, so eve#" in%e#ac%ion o# %ouch %he#e is %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss. /his allo,s "ou %o app#ecia%e %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss as no% sense $#a%i'ica%ion. 7a%he#, i% is %he #e'inin$ o' "ou# consciousness so "ou a#e mo#e accessi+le %o %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness. A +liss'ul s%a%e o' consciousness is no% #i$i! an! up%i$h%. .% has %o +e open. .' "ou a#e +lissin$ ou% "ou !on8% $e% up%i$h%. ?ene#all" spea)in$, %he en5o"men% o' +liss is %he 'ine# level o' consciousness. An! "ou have %o i!en%i'" i% as ne#vous s"s%em +liss. .% can +e app#ecia%e! li)e %his. When someone s%#o)es "ou# 'ace, %he#e is +liss %he#e9 Bu% "ou !on8% $e% hun$ up ,i%h %he s%#o)e# o' %he 'ace, "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o en5o" %he pleasu#e o' %he s%#o)e o' %he 'ace. .n %an%#a, %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss is pu% on !i''e#en% levels "e% al,a"s #ela%e! +ac) %o %he voi!ness o' all phenomena. So ,hen "ou $e% ecs%as" li)e a s%#o)e on "ou# 'ace, a% %he momen% ecs%as" a#ises "ou allo, all phenomena %o appea# as in%e#!epen!en%. All phenomena as a%oms an! molecules, all !ancin$. (ou %hin) o' %ha% an! %he#e is ecs%as". ;cs%as" is %he !ancin$ o' %he molecules in "ou# 'ace. So "ou can #eall" $e% in%o i%. (ou# min! #espon!s %o %ha% +ecause i% is $e%%in$ a li%%le +liss. So in %ha% ,a" ,hen "ou e3pe#ience +liss, "ou #ela%e %o all phenomena as voi!. (ou le% "ou# ne#vous s"s%em $o in%o i%. (ou le% "ou# min! me#$e ,i%h i%. All levels o' %an%#a !eal ,i%h +liss. Ac%ion %an%#a is %he e3%e#nal ac%ivi%". 2o# e3ample, %he ou%e# /a#a is #ela%e! %o on an ac%ion %an%#a level. (ou a#e a%%#ac%in$ he# +" +ein$ ve#" pu#e, ve#" clean. .' "ou $e% %he vision o' he# a% %ha% %ime "ou have $#ea% ecs%as". (ou shoul! #eall" loo) a% i% %ha% /a#a e3is%s in %he ,o#l!. (ou# pu#i%" is $oin$ %o a%%#ac% he# %o "ou. /ha% is a #eali%". So "ou ,oul! ,ash "ou#sel', +e a ve$e%a#ian, an! a ve#" pu#e p#ac%i%ione#. /o $ene#a%e +liss, "ou ,oul! %hen $o in%o %he me!i%a%ion o' visuali*in$ %he !ei%", an! she is 5us% %he#e. Jus% %he $ene#a%ion o' %he %hou$h% o' /a#a $ives "ou +liss. So i% is a ve#" e3%e#nali*e! p#ac%ice. :e#'o#mance %an%#a is a mo#e p#o'oun! level. /he emphasis is place! in es%a+lishin$ a #ela%ionship ,i%h /a#a. (ou !o almos% all %he same %hin$s. (ou a#e s%ill ve#" pu#e, "ou %#" %o ea% #i$h%, %o neve# +e ne$a%ive, an! %#" %o have a ve#" pu#e p#ac%ice #eci%in$ /a#a man%#a. Bu% ,hen "ou visuali*e /a#a o# 4an5ush#i, a% %ha% poin% "ou have %hem smile a% "ou. /hen "ou $e% mo#e +liss9 A li%%le hei$h%ene! +liss9 4o#e p#o'oun!. /he me!i%a%ions a#e !eepe#. /he a+i!ance on 'lame 'o# e3ample. .n "ou# hea#% "ou me!i%a%e on a 'lame, %hese so#% o' %echni0ues. .% pu%s "ou# min! in a mo#e su+%le level o' consciousness an! le%s "ou $ene#a%e mo#e +liss in a mo#e !i#ec% an! po,e#'ul manne#. 1i$he# p#ac%i%ione#s ,ho can allo, %hemselves %o $o in%o i%, no lon$e# visuali*e /a#a +ecause she is $ene#a%e! as a ve#" pu#e pe#son ,i%h o#!ina%ion p#ecep%s. (ou !on8% ,an% %o $e% %oo pe#sonal ,i%h a nun9 /he "o$a %an%#as a#e mo#e po,e#'ul p#ac%ices. .n "o$a %an%#a a#e %he hi$he# an! lo,e# levels o' Va5#a"o$ini. .n (o$a %an%#a "ou ,oul! $ene#a%e "ou#sel' as %he !ei%" an! %hen %he conso#% o' %he !ei%" comes %o "ou an! em+#aces "ou. =o, %he" !on8% have in%e#cou#se +u% "ou 'on!le each o%he#. So a$ain, a hi$he# level o' $ene#a%ion o' +liss. Bu% ,heneve# "ou $ene#a%e %he +liss "ou $o +ac) in%o "ou# ne#vous s"s%em an! #ela%e +liss %o voi!ness. =o% a se3ual 'an%as". .' "ou $e% in%o a se3ual 'an%as", "ou ,ill have a lous" p#ac%ice an! %ha% lo, $#a!e o' p#ac%ice is %o +e avoi!e!. Be ca#e'ul. (ou $ene#a%e +liss an! $o s%#ai$h% %o voi!ness, no% $e%%in$ cau$h% up in 'an%asi*in$. .%8s no% $oo! %o +#in$ %he p#ac%ices !o,n %o a lo,e# level. /he hi$hes% level o' "o$a %an%#a, "ou ac%uall" have in%e#cou#se. (ou as %he !ei%" %a)e on a conso#% an! "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o $o comple%el" in%o %his as a 'ull" enli$h%ene! +ein$. -. am a 'ull" enli$h%ene! +ein$9- (ou !o no% allo, an" mun!ane %hou$h% such as . am an o#!ina#" pe#son. .n %ha% a much mo#e in%ensive $ene#a%ion o' +liss is %a)en %o$e%he#

,i%h me!i%a%in$ on !#a,in$ %he ene#$ies in%o %he cen%#al channel. 2#om %he#e %he min! can e3pe#ience a+so#p%ion, an! %hen a #eall" 'ine level o' consciousness can +e $ene#a%e!. Bu% i% is on %he +asis o' %he cen%#al channel, $ene#a%ion o' ecs%as" '#om in%e#cou#se, an! %hen ma)in$ %he min! a+so#+ in%o %he cen%#al channel. So "ou a#e ,o#)in$ %o 'ine# levels o' consciousness. Also %he %eachin$s on %he ne#ve channels an! such a#e much mo#e e3ac% in %he hi$he# %eachin$s. .n a+so#+in$ "ou# min!, "ou $ene#a%e a ve#" su+%le level o' consciousness, ,hich is ve#" +liss'ul, an! %hen me!i%a%e on voi!ness. (ou a#e on a much mo#e su+%le level %han "ou eve# ,e#e ,hen "ou ,e#e !oin$ su%#a"ana p#ac%ice. (ou uni'" +liss an! voi!ness ,hich is also %e#me! as %he uni'ica%ion o' 'o#m an! 'o#mlessness. /he 'o#mless si!e is voi!ness. /ha% is, %ha% no phenomena e3is%s as in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. @n an ul%ima%e plane all phenomena !isappea# +ecause no%hin$ has in!epen!ence. A+solu%el" no%hin$. So ho, can an"%hin$ s%an! ou% apa#% '#om an"%hin$ else< .' "ou $o %o %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", %he#e ,ill +e a voi!ness an! an emp%iness. A vacui%" o' appea#ances. /ha% is %he s"m+ol in a visual aspec% o' all phenomena as in%e#!epen!en%. /he 'o#mless si!e is %he consciousness o' Dha#ma)a"a ,hich is all phenomena has cease! havin$ a pa#%icula# in!ivi!ual aspec% +ecause all phenomena a#e a+so#+e! %o %he ul%ima%e level in ,hich no%hin$ has in!epen!en% sel' e3is%ence. So#% o' li)e pea soup9 .' "ou ma)e i% in%o some%hin$, all phenomena %u#n in%o pea soup +ecause no%hin$ can have in!epen!en% sel' e3is%ence. So ho, can an" one %hin$ sa" i%8s name lou!e# %han ano%he# %hin$< .% can8%. /he" a#e all e0ual. So in %he e0uali%" o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e, all phenomena !isappea#. An! %ha% is 'o#mlessness. /ha% is %he hol" min! o' %he Bu!!ha, %he omniscien% consciousness o' %he Bu!!ha. /he 'o#m si!e o' %he uni'ica%ion is %ha% ,i%hin %he mun!ane level o' 'o#ms appea#in$, %he aspec% o' %he 'o#m 'o# "ou as a %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione# is %he mani'es%a%ion o' a Bu!!ha +o!". (ou a#e consciousl" $#a++in$ enli$h%enmen% an! sa"in$, -. have Bu!!ha na%u#e, %he ul%ima%e si!e o' Bu!!ha na%u#e ,hich is m" consciousness in %he mos% #e'ine! level o' consciousness, clea# li$h%9- /ha% s%a%e o' $#ea% vacui%" is %e#me! clea# li$h%. When m" consciousness %a)es on a coa#se# level i% imme!ia%el" $ene#a%es 'o#m. /ha% $ene#a%e! 'o#m is m" +o!hici%%a ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s an! %he#e'o#e is %he mani'es%a%ion o' pu#e 'o#m. :u#e 'o#m in %his sense !oes no% conno%e pu#i%" an! impu#i%", i% means %he 'o#m is a mani'es%a%ion o' love an! compassion. So in "ou# me!i%a%ion, havin$ #eceive! %an%#ic ini%ia%ion, "ou $e% in%o "ou# p#ac%ice an! i!en%i'" "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. /hen "ou !o %he man%#a #eci%a%ions, loosen up "ou# ne#vous s"s%em, %hen ei%he# visuali*e o# ac%uall" %a)e a ph"sical conso#%. /hen "ou $ene#a%e %he $#ea% +liss, "ou a+so#+ "ou# conscious %o "ou# cen%#al channel, $ene#a%e a #e'ine! level o' consciousness ,hich is +liss an! voi!ness uni'ie!. 2#om %ha% e3pe#ience "ou have omniscien% consciousness. /hen as %he consciousness moves '#om %ha% s%a%e, eve#" 'o#m $ene#a%e! is %he 'o#m o' +o!hici%%a, ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. 7eall" "ou en%e# in%o %his as %he (aman%a)a pla"$#oun!. . an! eve#"one is (aman%a)a. (ou !on8% ,an% %o +e a##o$an% an! s%omp a#oun!, "ou a#e ve#" su+%le. (ou a#e %he ul%ima%e pla"$#oun! ;nli$h%enmen%. (ou allo, "ou#sel' %o have 'un9 Bu% allo, "ou#sel' %o see %ha% all 'o#ms a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' %he Bu!!ha :u#elan!. . am a Bu!!ha in %he pu#elan!, an! all sen%ien% +ein$s a#e pa#% o' %ha%. /hen "ou can ac% ou% ,ha%eve# is +ein$ ac%e! ou%, ,i%h ,ha%eve# +ein$s a#e a#oun!. /ha% is a li%%le on ho, %he va5#a"ana ,o#)s an! some i!ea +ehin! ,hen "ou have +liss an! voi!ness uni'ie!, ho, i% ,o#)s. /he (aman%a)a Sa!hana. /he (aman%a)a %#a!i%ion ,as %au$h% +" Lo#! Bu!!ha a% Bo!ha$a"a ,he#e he mani'es%e! %he man!ala o' (aman%a)a, $ave %he ini%ia%ion, an! %hen a+so#+e! %he man!ala +ac) in%o his hea#%. /ha% is ,ha% he !i! ,i%h all o' %he man!alas e3cep% 'o# 1e#u)a man!ala. A% %ha% %ime, o' cou#se, ini%ia%ions '#om Bu!!ha ,e#e inc#e!i+le. 1e !i!n8% 5us% +uil! a li%%le house, he mani'es%e! %he 'ull 'o#m o' %he man!ala. When "ou ,en% %o %a)e ini%ia%ion "ou en%e#e! in%o his me!i%a%ion space an! #eceive! all %he visions o' i%. Ac%uall" i% is possi+le ,i%h $#ea% 'ai%h %ha% "ou can have %ha% e3pe#ience. 4an" me!i%a%ion mas%e#s since have ha! e3pe#iences li)e %ha%, in #eceivin$ ini%ia%ion '#om %hei# mas%e#, %ha% a% %ha% %ime %he" sa, ei%he# %he mas%e# +ecome %he !ei%", o# %he" see %hin$s ,hich a#e %he implemen%s o' %he !ei%".

An",a". /he (aman%a)a %an%#a !isappea#e! an! ,as no% 'oun! 'o# a lon$ %ime. Because o' coa#se min!e! people, i% ,as %a)en +" !a)inis %o &$"en, :a)is%an, an! hi! +" %hem in a +i$ s%upa. A 'e, hun!#e! "ea#s la%e#, in Bo!ha$a"a, a $#ea% "o$i ,ho #elie! on 4an5ush#i ,as in%o a pa#%icula# %e3% calle! %he 7eci%a%ion o' %he =ames o' 4an5ush#i an! in %he#e ,as men%ione! %he Des%#o"e# o' Dea%h 4an5ush#i, (aman%a)a. 1e $o% %u#ne! on %o %he %hou$h% o' %he Des%#o"e# o' Dea%h 4an5ush#i, (aman%a)a. (ama means !ea%h, %a)a means %he )ille# o' !ea%h. (ou a#e involve! in %he p#ac%ice calle! %he !es%#uc%ion o' !ea%h, Shin 5a" sha", meanin$ %he mun!ane min!. .' ,e a#e al,a"s i$no#an%, %hen ,e have +een )ille! +" !ea%h. .' ,e +ecome #eali*e!, ,e )ill !ea%h, meanin$ %ha% ,hen ,e !ie ,e can $o s%#ai$h% ou%. =o +o!" spasms, ,e leave ou# +o!" !"in$ i%8s o,n ,a". @u# min! is no lon$e# con%#olle! +" a ph"sical !ea%h si%ua%ion. /ha% is pa#% o' ,ha% i% means, an",a"9 /o %he all>pe#va!in$ 4an5ush#i Va5#a Lo#! (aman%a)aA %o %he 'o#emos% Da)ini enhancin$ %he 5o" o' %he p#o%ec%o#A %o Lali%a, "ou have mani'es%e! %he ;nli$h%ene! S%a%e o' &ni%", . ma)e #e0ues%s. Bes%o, on me please %he %,o po,e#'ul a%%ainmen%s. Lali%a $o% %u#ne! on an! p#ac%ice! an! sai! p#a"e#s %o (aman%a)a. 1e #eceive! in!ica%ions o' ,he#e %o 'in! %he (aman%a)a sa!hana an! ,en% %o %he coun%#" o' &$"en %o 'in! i%. 1e came ac#oss ,omen ,ho pain%e! %hei# 'ee% #e! in %ha% pa#%icula# pa#% o' %he coun%#" an! he ma!e some !e#o$a%o#" #ema#)s an! %he" +ea% him up. /he" ,e#e 0ui%e a$$#essive ,omen, 0ui%e po,e#'ul !a)inis. 1e lea#ne! %o #espec% ,omen +ecause he #eali*e! %ha% %he" ,e#e ve#" po,e#'ul. 2inall" he came %o a $#ea% s%upa an! 'el% %his mus% +e %he place ,he#e %he %an%#a coul! +e 'oun!. So he ci#cumam+ula%e! an! p#a"e!. 2inall" a !a)ini mani'es%e!, Do#5e 7olun$ma ,hich means Va5#a Ve%ali.... %he va5#a co#pse9 She ha! 'lamin$ #e! hai# an! %he appea#ance o' a ve#" heav" !u%" loo)in$ ,oman9 Lali%a ha! %o +a#$ain ,i%h he# %o $e% %he %eachin$s. She sai!,- . $o% %hem +a+", +u% .8m no% $ivin$ %hem %o "ou9 Bu% "ou have mana$e! %o a%%#ac% me so "ou a#e !oin$ p#e%%" $oo!9- So an",a" he ma!e man" mo#e p#a"e#s an! such. 2inall" she sai!, -Al#i$h%. . am $oin$ %o $ive "ou seven !a"s insi!e %he s%upa, an! %ha% is all "ou $e%9- So she ini%ia%e! him an! he ,en% in%o %he s%upa %h#ou$h a ma$ical en%#ance an! in %hose seven !a"s memo#i*e! %he (aman%a)a sa!hana. @n %he seven%h !a" he ,as sho% ou% o' %he s%upa an! i% !isappea#e!. /he !a)inis %oo) %he (aman%a)a %an%#a a,a" '#om ou# ,o#l!, +u% he +#ou$h% i% +ac). Lali%a %hen came +ac) %o .n!ia an! ,#o%e %he o#i$inal %e3% o' %he (aman%a)a %an%#a. Di''e#en% pa#%s o' %he sa!hana he #en!e#e! in%o sc#ip% an! han!e! !o,n li)e a 'a%he# %o his son, o# '#om 'a%he# %o !au$h%e#, i%8s no% 5us% a chauvinis%ic %#ip he#e9 /he#e ,e#e some $#ea% ,omen p#ac%i%ione#s %he#e. /hus he han!e! i% !o,n %h#ou$h $ene#a%ions an! %hus came %he linea$e. 1e $ave ini%ia%ion an! p#opa$a%e! %he (aman%a)a %an%#a an! %ha% is ,ha% ,e en! up ,i%h he#e9 We p#ac%ice all o' ,ha% Lali%a va5#a %au$h% #en!e#e! in%o a p#ac%ice. /he o#i$inal %e3%s a#e ve#" !i''icul% %o un!e#s%an!, +u% no,a!a"s %he" have +een #en!e#e! in%o a s%"le o' p#ac%ice %ha% is mo#e un!e#s%an!a+le. (aman%a)a as a !ei%" is a #eall" heav" !u!e as !ea%h is a ve#" heav" !u%" %hin$. When some%hin$ is ve#" po,e#'ul, %he Bu!!has mani'es% some%hin$ e0uall" po,e#'ul. So i' "ou $e% in %ouch ,i%h ho, ho##i+le !ea%h is, "ou can un!e#s%an! ,h" (aman%a)a is so po,e#'ul. .n inne# %e#ms, peoples8 !elusions a#e ve#" %hic)9 (ou can %#" %o %each %hem enli$h%enmen% coun%s, is possi+le, %ha% %he#e a#e spi#i%ual en%i%ies, an! i% $oes in one ea# an! ou% %he o%he#. /he" a#e so %hic). .' i% means ,o#)in$ %o $e% a ne, ca#, %he" ,ill ,o#) non>s%op. Bu% i' means si%%in$ !o,n %o me!i%a%e, %he" !on8% have an" %ime9 /ha% is ,h" (aman%a)a is a +u''alo. Because +u''aloes a#e %e##i+l" s%upi!. So %he#e is some%hin$ in %ha%. (ou a#e %#ans'o#min$ "ou# #eall" !um+ min! in%o an enli$h%ene! min!. /ha% is ,h" i% is pa#% o' %he %#a!i%ion o' 4an5ush#i, +ecause he is !ei%" o' ,is!om. /#un$pa 7inpoche came in%o %he ,es% an! +ecame an alcoholic %o %each alcoholic Ame#ica. 4an5ush#i, o# Lo#! Bu!!ha, ou% o' conce#n 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s mani'es%e! an aspec% !epic%in$ 5us% ho,

!um+ ,e ,e#e, as !um+ as a +u''alo. .n %ha% ,a" he %u#ne! in%o (aman%a)a, !es%#o"e# o' ou# s%upi!i%" an! i$no#ance, an! a %#ans'o#ma%ion o' i%. So %o %#ans'o#m i% "ou have %o s%a#% i% a% %he level %ha% i% is a%. .n 1in!uism, (ama %he Lo#! o' Dea%h #i!es on a +u''alo, his vehicle. When "ou $e% %a)en %o %he place ,he#e "ou +e 5u!$e! 'o# "ou# ne3% #e+i#%h, %he" sa" (ama sen!s Shen 5a" ,hich is his emissa#ies, ,ho come an! $#a+ "ou, %he" shac)le "ou up an! !#a$ "ou o'' +e'o#e (ama. (ama is on his %h#one, an! has his +u''alo as his vehicle +esi!e him. 1e 5u!$es "ou on "ou# me#i%s o# !eme#i%s an! sen!s "ou %o "ou# ne3% #e+i#%h o# ,he#eve# "ou a#e suppose! %o $o. So %he#e is some%hin$ o' %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %ha% aspec% in m"%holo$" an! also %he mo#e inne# aspec% o' %#ans'o#min$ ou# ve#" !um+ min!. /his !um+ min! is ve#" pi$ hea!e!, i% !oesn8% ,an% %o move '#om i%8s posi%ion. 1ave "ou eve# %#ie! %o push a +i$ co, some,he#e< .% !oesn8% ,an% %o move. (ou can push an! shove an! )ic) +u% he !oesn8% $o an",he#e. Same %hin$. @u# i$no#an% min! 5us% !oesn8% ,an% %o move. So %ha% is ,h" %he aspec% o' (aman%a)a is %ha% ,a". So Lali%a va5#a %#ansmi%%e! i% on %o Amo$ha va5#a, ,ho passe! i% on %o Jnana>)a#a>$up%a an! he passe! i% on %o :a!ma> va5#a. 1e passe! i% on %o Dipam)a#a, an .n!ian sa$e, ,ho passe! i% on%o 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$, ,ho ,as a /i+e%an %#ansla%o# ,ho came %o .n!ia an! a'%e# much ha#!ship #eceive! %he ini%ia%ions o' (aman%a)a '#om Dipam)a#a. . +elieve some o' %he s%o#" $oes %ha% 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ came %o .n!ia, lea#ne! Sans)#i%, lea#ne! Bu!!hism an! +ecame 0ui%e p#o'icien% as a %#ansla%o#. 1e %hen hea#! a+ou% a p#ac%i%ione# ,ho ,as po,e#'ul an! ha! hi$h #eali*a%ions. (ou can $e% +oo) lea#nin$ i' "ou ,an% +u% i' "ou !iscove# someone has $o% %he #eal %hin$, "ou ,an% %he %eachin$s an! %he +lessin$s. /ha% is a #a#e occu##ence. So he ,en% in sea#ch o' Dipam)a#a %o $e% his %eachin$s. Dipam)a#a live! in %he 5un$le, ,as ha#! %o 'in!, an! al,a"s hi!. So 7alo ha! %o +ecome ve#" snea)" %o 'in! %he $u". 2inall" he 'oun! %he cave, hi! ou%si!e an! ,a%che! a "o$i $o in an! ou% a 'e, %imes. /his 'ello, ,as no% ve#" '#ien!l". 1e ,as a Bu!!his% mon), an! ve#" #eclusive. 7alo app#oache! him an! coul!n8% $e% an",he#e. /he $u" 5us% ,en% o'', sa"in$ . have no %eachin$s. 2inall" one !a" 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ c#a,le! in %he cave ve#" 0uie%l". When he $o% in %he#e, he sa, %he mon) me!i%a%in$, an! a% a pa#%icula# poin% %he mon) %o%all" !isappea#e! an! (aman%a)a, %he ,hole !ei%", nine 'aces, %hi#%">'ou# a#ms sho,e! up. A% %ha% poin% 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ #an %o him an! !i! p#os%#a%ions an! #e0ues%e! ini%ia%ions. . %hin) he $o% %h#o,n ou% o' %he cave a 'e, mo#e %imes. 1e 'inall" #eceive! %he ini%ia%ions an! $o% %eachin$s an! +#ou$h% %hem %o /i+e%. 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ ha! $#ea% #eali*a%ions o' (aman%a)a. . mean "ou a#e %al)in$ me$a po,e#. /ha% is one %hin$, (aman%a)a has a lo% o' po,e#, "ou #eall" can !o a lo% o' %hin$s9 .n 'ac% %he" sai! ,hen 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ ,as comin$ +ac) in%o /i+e%, %he#e ,e#e some %i$e#s comin$ %o,a#!s %hem. ;ve#"one '#ea)e! ou%. Bu% he 5us% lau$he! an! %u#ne! his 'in$e# an! %he %i$e#s 'ell ove# an! coul!n8% move. When %he" ,e#e pas% %hem, he cu#le! his 'in$e# +ac) an! %he %i$e#s 5umpe! up an! #an a,a". An",a" ,hen he came +ac) %o /i+e% he s%a#%e! %o %each an! %#ansla%e %he !ha#ma. 1e ,as a% %he same %ime as 4a#pa an! 4ila#epa. /his ,as a #eall" hi$h %ime in /i+e% 'o# +#in$in$ a#oun! some ve#" po,e#'ul people. 4a#pa %#ansmi%%e! a ve#" sec#e% %eachin$ %o his son on ho, %o possess a co#pse. .% is ei%he# "ou can )ill someone an! %a)e %hei# co#pse ove# o# ,hen someone !ies, ve#" sho#%l" a'%e# !ea%h,..."ou 5us% %a)e ove# %he +o!" an! +#in$ i% +ac) %o li'e. /hen "ou have a ne, +o!" %o con%inue as a "o$i. So "ou ac% app#op#ia%el" ,i%h %his ne, +o!" un%il i%8s %he #i$h% %ime 'o# "ou %o spli% an! o'' "ou $o an! "ou con%inue "ou# p#ac%ice 'o# hun!#e!s o' "ea#s. .' "ou $e% %he p#ac%ice !o,n p#ope#l" "ou can !o i%. An",a" %he s%o#" $oes %ha% 4a#pa8s son ,as a li%%le impu#e. 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ came %o )no, %ha% he ha! %ha% %#ansmission an! %ha% he ,as %he onl" one %ha% ha! #eceive! i%. 7alo )ne, %ha% some +a! %hin$s ,e#e $oin$ %o come o' %his %eachin$. 1e ,en% in%o his me!i%a%ions an! %he" sa" %ha% a $#ea% +i#! came ,hen 4a#pa8s son ,as on %he plains o' /i+e%, !#oppe! !o,n an! $#a++e! him an! !#a$$e! ac#oss %he plain. 1is +o!" $o% +ea%en an! %o%all" !es%#o"e!. /he 'ello, onl" mana$e! %o sa" $oo!+"e %o his 'a%he# 4a#pa an! %hen !ie!. As %he s%o#" $oes, +ecause he ha! %his po,e# an! coul! chea%, he imme!ia%el" %oo) ove# %he +o!" o' a pi$eon an! 'le, %o Bo!ha$a"a an! a##ive! a% a 'une#al p"#e o' a "oun$ +o". So %he pi$eon 'lies !o,n an! his consciousness $oes in%o %he +o!" o' %he +o". @' cou#se, %he +o" is alive

a$ain. /he s%o#" con%inues %ha% %he +o" havin$ come +ac) %o li'e, ma!e eve#"one happ" an! %hen ,en% on %o +ecome a $#ea% p#ac%i%ione# an! a Bu!!his% mon) an! even #ecoun%e! his li'e%ime as 4a#pa8s son. /his is a s%o#" a+ou% %he (aman%a)a %an%#a an! 4a#pa8s son $e%%in$ )noc)e! o''. Jus% in case "ou a#e cu#ious a+ou% eve#" hea#in$ %ha% s%o#". . %hin) even 4a#pa a$#ee! %ha% %eachin$ shoul!n8% have +een %au$h% +ecause i% ,as 0ui%e ne$a%ive. /a)in$ ove# a co#pse 'o# pe#sonal +ene'i%. So even 4a#pa sai! i% ma"+e ,as #i$h%. 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ clai#vo"an%l" )ne, i% ,as a +a! %eachin$ 'o# /i+e% an! %he#e'o#e 'inishe! %he linea$e. . %hin) %he %e3% on i% su#vive!, +u% %he ini%ia%ion an! %#ansmission o' %he ac%ual %echni0ue is no lon$e# in e3is%ence so "ou can8% !o i% an"mo#e. 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ is in ou# linea$e. . %hin) i% is +ene'icial %o )no, a li%%le a+ou% %he cha#ac%e#s so ,hen "ou sa" i% "ou $e% 'eelin$ in "ou# me!i%a%ion. 7a Lo%*a,a Do#5e D#a$ ,as a ve#" pu#e p#ac%i%ione# an! !i! ve#" $#ea% %hin$s in /i+e%. 1e %au$h% i% %o Ch8o>#a+, ,ho %au$h% i% %o (e>she Sen>$e %o Bum>Sen>$e %o She>#a+ sen$>$e an! (e>she palA %o Don>!#8u+ 7inpoche, ,ho %au$h% i% %o $lo#ious Lo>*an$ !#8a$>pa. =o, he is %he p#inciple pe#son o' m" linea$e. Lo>*an$ !#8a$>pa ,as +o#n in Am!o #e$ion o' /i+e%. /he" sa" upon %he +a#) o' a %#ee ou%si!e his mo%he#8s house appea#e! a D1., %he s"lla+le o' 4an5ush#i, a% %he %ime o' /son$ Khapa8s +i#%h. /hus he ,as #eco$ni*e! a% a ve#" "oun$ a$e as +ein$ an emana%ion o' 4an5ush#i. 1e ,as ,a" +e"on! +ein$ an o#!ina#" pe#son. A% %he a$e o' 'ou# he ,as pu% ,i%h some ve#" hi$h $u#us an! +ecame ve#" p#o'icien% +" %he a$e o' ei$h% an! memo#i*e! an! #eci%e! inc#e!i+le %e3%s. B" %he %ime he ,as in his %eens he ,as a $#ea% me!i%a%o#, ha! a lo% o' %eachin$s an! hi$h #eali*a%ions. A% a #e%#ea% in a cave he !i! %en million man!ala o''e#in$s on a s%one an! #u++e! %he s)in o'' his a#m. 1e !i! %en million p#os%#a%ions. /o!a" "ou can $o %o %he cave an! see ,he#e he #u++e! %he s%one so much he le'% in!en%a%ions on %he s%ones. /he" sa" he !i! a lo% o' p#ac%ice %he#e an! $aine! sama!hi an! !i!n8% have %o sleep an" mo#e. /son$ Khapa %oo) %he (aman%a)a %an%#a +ecause i% is #ela%e! %o 4an5ush#i ,hom he ha! a hi$h a''ini%" 'o#. 1e #eceive! a !i#ec% vision o' (aman%a)a in a sli$h%l" !i''e#en% appea#ance. /he %h#ee 'aces ,e#e move! a#oun! %o %he si!e an! %he a#ms ,e#e !i''e#en%l" a##an$e! in /son$ Khapa8s vision. /hus, ,hen he s%a#%e! $ivin$ %he ini%ia%ion, %,o linea$es ,e#e es%a+lishe!. .' one o' "ou !i! a #e%#ea% an! #eceive! a vision o' %he !ei%", "ou ,oul! s%a#% a ne, vision o' %ha% !ei%". @' cou#se i% ,oul! have %o +e con'i#me! as a !e'ini%e vision o' a Bu!!ha. 2o# e3ample, . have #eceive! %he linea$e o' Lali%a va5#a ,ho ,as %he o#i$ina%o# o' %he (aman%a)a %an%#a. /son$>Khapa also ha! %ha% linea$e. (e% +ecause he ha! a !i#ec% vision, i% is sai! %he#e a#e no, %,o linea$es, a lon$ linea$e ,hich $oes +ac) %o Lali%a va5#a an! a sho#% linea$e ,hich $oes +ac) %o /son$>Khapa an! in %ha% ,a" i% is even mo#e special an! mo#e po,e#'ul. K8a>!#8u+ Je an! She>#a+ sen$>$e ,e#e /son$ Khapa8s chie' s%u!en%s. :al!en *an$>po, ?e>!an p8el>,a, /#a>shi p8a$pa, Sam!#u+ $"a>%so, ,e#e all $#ea% p#ac%i%ione#s. /*on>!#u p8a$>pa, Do#5e *an$>po, an! San$>$"a $"a>%so ,e#e all linea$es a'%e# /son$>Khapa. Lo>*an$ cho>$"an ,as an un+elieva+l" ,on!e#'ul 'ello, in %he seven%een%h cen%u#" . +elieve, ,ho ,i%h Kon>ch8o$ $"al>%san an! Lo>*an$ (e>she ,e#e +#illian% people, %o%al #enuncia%es, all %h#ee o' %hem. /he" $ave up eve#"%hin$, %he" neve# ha! an"%hin$, %he" live! in %he moun%ains all %he %ime. 2o# e3ample, Lo>*an$ cho>$"an . +elieve is %he one ,ho ,#o%e %he Lama Chopa. When he ,as in sama!hi, he hea#! %he son$ o' Lama Chopa an! ,#o%e i% !o,n. A'%e# him comes %he ei$h%h Dalai Lama ,ho is ve#" 'amous. /hen J8an$>chu+ cho>pel, /#ichen 7inpoche8s p#evious li'e%ime. Ac%uall" ,e have %o $o +ac) %h#ee li'e%imes. /he#e is %he p#esen% /#ichen 7inpoche ,e !i!n8% mee%. /ha% /#ichen 7inpoche8s p#evious li'e%ime is %he one . me% an! %oo) ini%ia%ions '#om. 1is p#evious one ,as J8an$>chu+ cho> pel. /hen D#a$>#i Do#5e ch8an$, . !on8% )no, ,ho he ,as, %hen Lo>*an$ Ch8o>5o# $"a>%so, . !on8% )no, ,ho he is. /hen comes %he ?#ea% %u%o# Lin$>%#ol Do#5e>chan$, Lo>*an$ lun$>%o$ %an>!*in %#in>laA %ha% is Lin$ 7inpoche8s p#evious li'e%ime, %,o li'e%imes a$o. 1e !i! %he 'ull #e%#ea% on (aman%a)a an! ,#o%e %he $#ea% %e3% calle! %he /hi#%een S%eps %o ;nli$h%enmen% in (aman%a)a>hoo!. 2#om him i% ,en% %o %he A++o% /an$>pa ch8o>pel, an! %hen %o De>chen n"in$>po. .% is sai! %ha% ,hen Dechen ="in$po #eache! ma%u#i%" he al,a"s ha! a cha#ac%e# ,i%h him ,ho "ou coul!n8% #eall" see +u%

,as %he#e9 /ha% ,as Kala#upa, %he Dha#ma#a5a, %he one %ha% ,hen . s%a#%e! %his %eachin$ . invo)e! him %o $e% #i! o' all %he p#o+lems he#e. /he" sa" %ha% he ha! a !i#ec% #ela%ionship ,i%h %he Dha#ma#a5a Kala#upa. 1e %au$h% a lo% o' %he %an%#as, +ein$ a ma5o# p#ac%i%ione# ,i%hin %he las% hun!#e! "ea#s an! he %#ansmi%%e! i% %o /8u+>%an lun$>%o$ nam>$"al %#8in>la, ,ho is Lin$ 7inpoche, m" %eache#. 1e ,as #eco$ni*e! ve#" ea#l" as +ein$ ve#" hi$hl" connec%e! ,i%h (aman%a)a. /he#e ,e#e a 'e, %an%#as ,hich he ,as ve#" special ,i%h. Kalacha)#a an! (aman%a)a. /hose a#e %he ones he %au$h% mainl". . +elieve . #eceive! ini%ia%ion '#om him a% leas% ei$h% %imes ove# %he "ea#s . spen% %ime ,i%h him. . #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion pe#io!icall" in %emples ,i%h lo%s o' o%he# people. /he 'i#s% ini%ia%ion . #eceive! ,as in 19BC a% Bo!ha$a"a. /hen a'%e# %ha% . #eceive! i% a% his househol! p#iva%el" ,i%h %h#ee o# 'ou# o%he# people. @'' an! on ove# %he ne3% "ea#s . #eceive! i% a+ou% ei$h% o# nine %imes in ei%he# p#iva%e si%ua%ions o# in ma5o# ini%ia%ions. . ,as also ve#" luc)" +ecause . al,a"s $o% %o si% ,i%h %he mana$e# #i$h% a% %he '#on%. An"ho, . #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion 0ui%e a 'e, %imes an! #eceive! nume#ous %eachin$s on i%. .n 19B8 . app#oache! Lin$ 7inpoche %o !o %he #e%#ea% an! he accep%e!. . #e>!i! %he p#elimina#" p#ac%ices o' p#os%#a%ions, e%c., an! %o,a#!s %he en! he $ave me %he %#ansmission o' +ein$ a+le %o !o %he #e%#ea%. Because "ou ma" as) +u% have %o ,ai% +ecause %hese %hin$s %a)es %ime he $ave me %he 'ull commen%a#" in Dha#msala an! a$ain in Bo!ha$a"a. 2inall" ,hen . ,en% in%o m" %h#ee "ea# #e%#ea%, . ha! #eceive! %he commen%a#" 'ou# o# 'ive %imes. /hen in 1980 ,hen . en%e#e! %he #e%#ea% 'o# %,o "ea#s an! in Sep%em+e# 88C . 'inishe! %he (aman%a)a session o' %he #e%#ea%. . %hen move! up hi$he# in %he moun%ain o' @c%o+e# in 88C an! s%a"e! un%il =ovem+e# 88D. /o%al %ime ,hen . came ou% ,as %h#ee "ea#s, %h#ee mon%hs an! a +i%. @' cou#se sho#%l" a'%e# . came ou% Lin$ 7inpoche passe! a,a" an! . came +ac) %o Cana!a. A% %ha% poin%, "ou have some i!ea o' %he linea$e o' (aman%a)a an! some o' %he cha#ac%e#s. /he#e is a 'un s%o#". (ou mi$h% ,on!e# ,h" (aman%a)a has si3%een le$s, %hi#%">'ou# a#ms, an! nine hea!s9 Well i%8s #ela%e! a li%%le %o 1in!u m"%holo$". /he" sa" +ac) ,hen in m"%holo$ical %ime, (ama %he Lo#! o' Dea%h ,as p#e%%" heav" !u%", ,al)in$ a#oun! an! snu''in$ a lo% people ou%. 4a"+e some pla$ue ,as $oin$ on. An",a", (ama ,as 0ui%e po,e#'ul an! in%o ha#assin$ %he ,o#l! 0ui%e +a!l". A% %ha% poin% %he Bu!!ha !eci!e! %o $ive (ama a #ou$h %ime. =o, i% is sai! %ha% (ama lives seven s%a$es un!e# %he ea#%h in a palace ma!e o' seven%een massive s)ulls, a #o, o' ei$h% %o each si!e an! %hen %he p#inciple palace o' (ama. .n (ama8s le'% han! is a noose %ha% he %h#o,s in "ou# !i#ec%ion an! imme!ia%el" %ies "ou up. .n his #i$h% han! he has a s)ull clu+ ma!e ou% o' a human s)ele%on ,i%h %he le$s an! a#ms %o#n o'', s%#ippe! o'' %he 'lesh ,i%h onl" %he spine an! #i+ ca$e an! s)ull hea!. /ha% is %he s)ull clu+. So ,hen (ama comes ,hen "ou !ie, ,ha% happens is he sho,s up on "ou# !oo#s%ep o# one o' his li%%le emissa#ies o# messen$e#s o' !ea%h come, an! ,hen "ou see %hem, (ama ,i%h %he noose %ies "ou# nec) an! hi%s "ou ,i%h his clu+, ,hich )ills "ou ph"sicall", an! pulls "ou# spi#i% ou%9 1e %a)es "ou +ac) %o ,he#e "ou $e% 5u!$e! an! $e% sen% %o ,ha%eve# #ealm "ou a#e suppose! %o $o %o. .' "ou a#e a $oo! pe#son "ou mi$h% $o %o heaven, o# i' "ou ,e#e +a!, he mi$h% sen! "ou %o hell. /"pical so#% o' !ea%h m"%holo$"9 An",a", (ama ,as a p#e%%" heav" !u!e. Also ve#" heav", +i$ po% +ell", +i$ muscles, +lac) +o!", %he 'ace o' a 'u#ious +u''alo. Bu% ins%ea! o' o#!ina#" +u''alo %ee%h, he has 'an$s. Bi$ ,#in)les o' an$e# !o,n %he cen%e# o' his 'o#ehea!9 Bul$" e"es9 /he" sa" he is ve#" pisse! o'' ,i%h people, so#% o' on %he si!e o' #i$h%eousness. 1e is %he 5u!$e. 1e ,as ,#ec)in$ havoc in %he ,o#l!, ve#" in!isc#imina%el". .% ,as li)e he ,en% c#a*". So Bu!!ha, %o con%#ol (ama, sai!, .8m $oin$ %o pu% a num+e# on %his $u"9 So (aman%a)a mani'es%e! in his 'ull aspec%. Si3%een le$s9 /hi#%">'ou# a#ms9 1e has a couple o' %hese s)ull clu+s, a couple spea#s, an! all so#%s o' ho##i'ic ,eapons. .n %,o a#ms he is hol!in$ up %he s)in o' an elephan%9 /hin) o' ho, +i$ an elephan% is9 (aman%a)a is +i$ enou$h, s%#on$ enou$h, %ha% he 5us% $#a+s %his s)in an! has i% s%#e%che! ac#oss his +ac). 7eal po,e# in %he#e9 1e is also %o%all" na)e!, an! ve#" a#ouse!, a +i$ e#ec%ion9 Li)e i' he ,al)e! in he#e "ou ,oul! 5us% shi% in "ou# pan%s9 So an",a" he mani'es%e! ,i%h 'ull si3%een le$s an! all %hese a#ms, $oes !o,n %o %he seven s%a$es un!e# %he ea#%h, an! i% is sai! %ha% he pu%s ei$h% le$s on %he ei$h% s)ulls on %he one si!e o' %he %emple, his o%he# ei$h% le$s on %he o%he# ei$h% s)ulls on %he o%he# si!e o' %he %emple, an! %hen he %oo) his penis an! !#oppe! i% on %op o' %he main %emple an! comple%el" !es%#o"e! i%9 Comple%el" c#ushe! (ama un!e# his penis an! %ol! him %o s%op !oin$ ,ha% he ,as !oin$.

(ama ,as %e##i'ie!. (ama imme!ia%el" +e$$e! 'o# 'o#$iveness an! ple!$e! himsel' %o +ecome a p#o%ec%o# 'o# (aman%a)a. So (aman%a)a sai! al#i$h%, +u% .8ll c#ema%e "ou i' "ou +#ea) "ou# ,o#!9 .% is sai! %ha% ,e as p#ac%i%ione#s o' (aman%a)a can #el" on %he Lo#! o' Dea%h as ou# helpe#. . pe#sonall" #eall" #ela%e %o %his. . am su#e some o' "ou have #ea! -/he Jou#ne" %o .3%lan!- ,he#e !ea%h is "ou# '#ien! %ha% "ou ca##" on "ou# le'% shoul!e#. .% is help'ul %o #ea! %ha% chap%e# an! $e% in%o %he 'eelin$ o' !ea%h as "ou# +es% a!viso#. .n one ,a" . can $e% o'' on %he heav" !u%" (aman%a)a. /ha% is one %hin$. Bu% on an inne# si!e, !ea%h is a %e##i'ic +ene'i% +ecause i% helps "ou ma)e !ecisions a+ou% ,ha% "ou a#e $oin$ %o !o ,i%h "ou# li'e. So havin$ !ea%h as "ou# helpe# an! +ein$ %he !es%#o"e# o' !ea%h, %he#e a#e a ,hole se#ies o' %hou$h%s %o $e% in%o %he#e. . hope "ou en5o"e! $e%%in$ in%o %hose se#ies o' %hou$h%s as much as . !o9 . 'in! %hem inspi#in$. .n "ou# p#ac%ice "ou a#e %he !es%#o"e# o' !ea%h, ,hich means %he !es%#o"e# o' %he i$no#an% min! %ha% allo,s "ou %o !ie an o#!ina#" !ea%h. (ou %hen %#ans'o#m "ou# o#!ina#" !ea%h, an! "ou can have an enli$h%ene! !ea%h. Ano%he# ,a", "ou can have !ea%h as "ou# a!viso#. A% a la%e# !a%e . can $ive "ou +o%h %he ini%ia%ion o' Dha#ma#a5a, ,hich is ou%e# Kala#upa. /he#e a#e %h#ee levels o' Kala#upa. @u%e#, inne# an! sec#e%. @u%e# Kala#upa is %he one . p#a"e! %o p#incipall" %oni$h%. 1e ma)es su#e ou%e# +a! ci#cums%ances !on8% $e% in "ou# ,a". .nne# Kala#upa is %he one %ha% co##ec%s inne# !elusions an! such. All . can sa" is !ha#ma p#o%ec%o#s a#e #eall" in%e#es%in$. . ,oul! #ecommen! ,hen "ou $e% in%o %hose levels o' p#ac%ice %ha% "ou %a)e i% ve#" #eal. /ha% %he#e #eall" is a (ama ou% %he#e. &l%ima%el" "es, he is onl" "ou# min!, +u%.... he is a !i''e#en% an! po,e#'ul aspec% o' "ou# o,n min!9 .% is $oo! %o have he'%" #espec% an! . ,oul! ,ell #ecommen! %ha% in "ou# p#ac%ice, ,o#) ,ell an! #eall" +e since#e. (ou ,ill have lo%s o' %hin$s open. (ou ,ill +e p#o%ec%e!. (ou #eall" ,ill +e p#o%ec%e!, an! "ou shoul! )no, %ha%. Live in %ha% space. As lon$ as "ou a#e pu#e an! since#e, i% !oesn8% ma%%e# ho, ,on!e#'ull" hol" "ou a#e o# an"%hin$, +u% as lon$ as "ou a#e since#e, %hin$s ,ill al,a"s $o ve#" ,ell 'o# "ou. Since#e in +ein$ a $oo! pe#son an! p#ac%icin$ as +es% as "ou# a+ili%". We have no, a##ive! a% -1avin$ p#aise! "ou li)e %his, ma" . in all m" li'e%imes +e ca#e! 'o# +" ?u#us o' %he Sup#eme Vehicle an! ma" . live a 'es%ival o' p#o'oun! an! e3%ensive Dha#ma. 4a" . %#iumph in %he +a%%le ,i%h %he 'ou# !emons ,ho ma)e con!i%ions a!ve#se 'o# m" a%%ainin$ :e#'ec%ion 'o# %he sa)e o' all mo%he#s. 4a" m" ,eal%h o' all po,e#'ul a%%ainmen%s inc#ease an! ma" . +ecome %he sup#eme uphol!e# o' %he essence o' %he Sa$e Bu!!ha8s /eachin$s Chap%e# C Because ,e a#e #eceivin$ special %eachin$s ,hich can +es%o, enli$h%enmen% in one li'e%ime, ,e shoul! have an e3%#a special mo%iva%ion, %o $ene#a%e '#om %he !ep%hs o' ou# hea#% %he %#ue #ela%e!ness o' ou#selves an! all +ein$s. /he +es% %hin$ is %o +e a+le %o o''e# %o sen%ien% +ein$s pe#'ec% enli$h%enmen%, %o o''e# %hem enli$h%ene! ac%ivi%". Wi%h %ha% 'eelin$ in "ou# hea#%, aspi#e %o +ecome enli$h%ene!. =o, in p#ac%icin$ all %he va#ious pa%hs o' %he Bu!!ha !ha#ma, %he#e a#e man" mun!ane %hin$s ,hich nee! %o +e !one such as ma)in$ o''e#in$s, +ein$ pious an! such %hin$s. Bu% i' ,e ,an% %o #eceive enli$h%enmen% in one li'e%ime, %he onl" ,a" possi+le is +" en%e#in$ in%o %he va5#a"ana, +" havin$ #eceive! ini%ia%ions '#om %he pu#e linea$e, %hen #eceivin$ %he commen%a#", an! %hen +ein$ a+le %o #el" o' %he %echni0ues. .n %he %echni0ues o' va5#a"ana, %he sec#e% man%#a %#a!i%ion, +" p#ac%ice an! #el"in$ upon %hem, ,e can, in one li'e %ime, $ene#a%e supe#la%ive e3pe#iences, +#in$ ou#selves a% +es% %o enli$h%enmen%. .' no% ,i%hin %his li'e%ime, in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e ,e can #eceive enli$h%enmen%. An! i' no% %hen, i% sa"s %ha% ,i%hin seven li'e%imes ,e ,ill +ecome enli$h%ene!. .% is !e'ini%e. .n %ha% ,e shoul! #e5oice. We have +een ve#" 'o#%una%e %o #eceive %he ini%ia%ions an! %he commen%a#ies. An! #el"in$ on %hese %echni0ues ,ill +#in$ us %o enli$h%enmen% in one ve#" sho#% li'e%ime. So ,i%h $#ea% #e5oicin$ in ou# hea#% have a ve#" pu#e mo%iva%ion sa"in$, -=o% onl" am . !oin$ %his 'o# m"sel', +u% . am !oin$ %his %#ul" %o +ene'i% all o%he#s '#om havin$ $aine! %he #eali*a%ions./he 0uali'ica%ion o' %he s%u!en%s an! %eache# %o p#ope#l" %#ansmi% %he %eachin$s. @n %he si!e o' %he s%u!en%s, %he#e is a p#e#e0uisi%e, ,hich is havin$ %a)en #e'u$e, $ene#a%e! +o!hici%%a, an! #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion, %o 0uali'" %o #eceive %he

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%eachin$s. An! on %he si!e o' %he %eache#, he also mus% have #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion, %he 'ull commen%a#ies, !one %he #e%#ea%s as p#esc#i+e!, an! !one %he #e0ui#e! #i%uals %o comple%ion. .n %he %#a!i%ion, %he %eachin$s a#e %o +e %au$h% in %h#ee sessions on one !a", an! %he 'ou#%h session on %he ne3% !a" %o #e'#esh %he s%u!en%s min!s. /ha% is %he %eache#s #esponsi+ili%". @n %he s%u!en%s si!e i% is $oo! i' %he" can spen! some %ime on me!i%a%ion +e%,een %he %eachin$ sessions upon %he su+5ec% ma%%e#s. 2ollo,in$ on "es%e#!a"s %eachin$s, %he !oo# %o %a)in$ a!van%a$e o' one8s spi#i%uali%" is %o #eali*e %he oppo#%uni%" o' !oin$ so. .' one neve# #eali*es i%, %hen one ,ill assume spi#i%uali%" is pe#pe%uall" a#oun! an! i% is no% necessa#" %o +e %oo ove#l" conce#ne!. Bu% loo) in %he ,o#l! an! ,ha% is happenin$ a#oun! us, 5us% ho, o'%en is spi#i%uali%" '#eel" accessi+le< 1o, much '#ee!om is availa+le %o appl" onesel' %o p#ac%ice an! such %hin$s< An! envi#onmen%s ,hich a#e sui%a+le %o p#ac%ice in< .% is no% al,a"s %ha% ,a". /h#ou$hou% %he his%o#" o' %he las% %,en%" "ea#s, %he#e ,as %he Vie% =am ,a#. /he#e ,as violence in %he &ni%e! S%a%es. A% %ha% %ime "ou ma" have +een una+le %o p#ac%ice +ecause o' involvemen% in some ,a" o# ano%he# ,i%h %he Vie% =am ,a#. .' ,e ,e#e +o#n in China, 7ussia, o# such coun%#ies, ,e ,oul! have +een involve! in ve#" opp#essive si%ua%ions. /he communis% $ove#nmen%s !espise! #eli$ion. @# $ene#al pove#%" ,oul! no% ma)e %hin$s eas". So #eall" ,e shoul! +e ove#5o"e! in +ein$ a+le %o have an oppo#%uni%" %o p#ac%ice %he %eachin$s. An! %hen on %he !i''e#en% %eachin$s %ha% a#e availa+le, %ha% ,e have a pa%h ,hich has a pu#e %#ansmission an! also has some capaci%" %o +e a+le %o +es%o, upon us hi$he# e3pe#iences an! #eali*a%ions. =o% onl" have ,e %he oppo#%uni%" %o +e a+le %o access i%, +u% ,e have +een a+le %o access i% 'ull". So %ha% is #eall" special. An! ,e !o have some oppo#%uni%" %o p#ac%ice as ,e 'in! %he %ime an! such ,i%hou% %oo much inconvenience. 7eall" %he#e is no one sa"in$ ,e can no% p#ac%ice. So ,e a#e ve#" 'o#%una%e. .n %ha% ,a" ,e shoul! +e ve#" happ" %ha% ou# pe#'ec% human #e+i#%h has $#ea% p#eciousness an! ,e shoul! %#" %o %a)e a!van%a$e o' i%. /he#e a#e !i''e#en% ,a"s %o %a)e a!van%a$e o' i%. .n %his pa#%icula# sense ,e have $#ea% oppo#%uni%" +ecause ,e have +een a+le %o #eceive ini%ia%ion, commen%a#", an! a% a la%e# !a" ,e can !o #e%#ea%s. .n %ha% #e$a#!, i% is sai! %ha% %an%#as a#e no% al,a"s %au$h%. /he#e has %o +e a special %ime 'o# %an%#as %o +e %au$h%. @u% o' a %housan! Bu!!has onl" %h#ee ,ill %each %an%#as. Bu!!ha Sha)"amuni. =e3% ,ill +e /son$ Khapa +ecause o' his #eceivin$ enli$h%enmen% in #eliance upon %he %an%#ic pa%h. An! %he las% is %o +e Va5#apani, Va5#a %he in!es%#uc%i+le, :ani %he hol!e#. 1e is %he hol!e# o' all sec#e% %eachin$s %ha% have eve# e3is%e!. All o%he# Bu!!has ,ill %each mun!ane pa%hs such as %he si3 pe#'ec%ions +ecause a% ce#%ain %imes %an%#acism ,oul! no% +e app#op#ia%e 'o# %hose sen%ien% +ein$s min!s. .n %ha% ,a" ,e have a ,on!e#'ul oppo#%uni%", ,e have %he %an%#as, an! ,e have a pe#'ec% human #e+i#%h. /he#e'o#e ,e shoul! %#" %o %a)e a!van%a$e o' i%. (es%e#!a" ,e %al)e! a+ou% ou#selves ,i%hin %he 'ou# pu#i%ies. :u#i%" o' ou# envi#onmen% as ou# pla"$#oun!. :u#i%" o' ou# +o!" as no lon$e# mun!ane +u% %he +o!" o' a !ei%" ,i%h %he na%u#e o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. When "ou %oo) %he ini%ia%ion, %he a$$#e$a%e o' "ou# 'o#m +ecame %he Bu!!ha Vai#ocana, %he a$$#e$a%e o' 'eelin$s +ecame %he Bu!!ha 7a%nasam+hava, %he a$$#e$a%e o' pe#cep%ions +ecame %he Bu!!ha Ami%a+ha, %he a$$#e$a%e o' conscious %hou$h% pa%%e#ns +ecame %he Bu!!ha Amo$$asi!!hi, an! %he a$$#e$a%e o' conscious ene#$" +ecame A)sho+h"a. (ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es a#e %hose 'ive Bu!!has. .!en%i'" %hen %ha% "ou !o no% have a common +o!" +u% pa#%icula#l" "ou have %he +o!" o' %he Bu!!ha (aman%a)a. /he pu#i%" o' en5o"men%s, %ha% all sense !a%a "ou in%e#ac% ,i%h is %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness, %he $#ea% en5o"men%s as (aman%a)a. An! pu#i%" o' ac%ions a#e %he enli$h%ene! ac%ivi%" o' Bu!!ha (aman%a)a. 2o# %he ac%ual me!i%a%ions o' ho, %o me!i%a%e on %he a+so#p%ion o' %he linea$e an! #eceivin$ %hei# +lessin$s, one shoul! +e 'amilia# ,i%h %he visual ima$e o' (aman%a)a. (ou shoul! +e visuali*in$ "ou#sel' as a simple (aman%a)a, one +u''alo 'ace, %,o a#ms, %,o le$s, an! 5e,els o' +one a#oun! "ou# +o!". /he men%al pos%u#in$ is #i$h% le$ +en%, le'% le$ 'o#,a#!. (ou have %ha% ene#$".

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/o #eceive %he +lessin$s o' %he $u#u, visuali*e ,ha% is %e#me! %he 'iel! o' me#i% o' %he linea$e an! #oo% $u#us. .n %he (aman%a)a sa!hana i% is %he s%ac)e! assem+l". 2#om %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! up,a#!s have %he linea$e $u#us $oin$ up in%o %he space. .n a ve#" p#o'icien% visuali*a%ion, "ou coul! have pic%u#es o' %he in!ivi!ual $u#us, li)e pic%u#e! in %han)as, +u% %ha% $e%s complica%e!. 7a%he#, +ecause each o' %he linea$e $u#us is a mani'es%a%ion o' (aman%a)a, visuali*e each as a simple (aman%a)a in %he same pos%u#e. A% %he ve#" %op have %he ?#ea% Lo#!, 'ull" mani'es%e! (aman%a)a ,i%h si3%een le$s, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms, nine 'aces, em+#acin$ his conso#% Do#5e 7olun$ma. &n!e#nea%h him, Lali%a Va5#a an! so on. (ou can visuali*e .n!ian (o$is, hai# %ie! up on his hea! li)e a sah!u, !i''e#en% pos%u#es, ,i%h s)ull cups 'ille! ,i%h +loo! an! in%es%ines, sho,in$ %he" have %a)en %he $u%s ou% o' #eali%". .n %ha% ,a" i% is %he nec%a# o' #eali%". Some%imes "ou can have a va5#a in ,ha% is %e#me! %he %e##i'"in$ mu!#a. An! ,hen "ou $ain po,e#, ,i%h %ha%, "ou can +lo, %hin$s a,a" i' "ou a#e 0ui%e $oo! ,i%h i%. (aman%a)a has all o' his han!s in %his mu!#a. /hose 'acin$ up,a#! sa"in$ -. con%#ol %he uppe# #ealm $o!s, no one $ives me a #ou$h %ime9- An! %hose han!s in !o,n,a#! posi%ion sa"in$ -. con%#ol all %he lo,e# !ivini%ies an! %he" !on8% $ive me a #ou$h %ime ei%he#9- /hus he has pe#'ec% con%#ol. &n!e# Lali%a Va5#a is %he succession o' $u#us. 1ave %his la#$e column o' +liss an! ene#$" ,hich is %he %o%ali%" o' %he in!ivi!ual $u#us in %he aspec% o' simple (aman%a)a. An! on %he c#o,n o' %ha% is %he 'ull" mani'es% (aman%a)a em+#acin$ his conso#%. /he#e a#e a 'e, poin%s m" %eache#s neve# %ouche! on %ha% . 'eel a#e impo#%an%. Visuali*e %he envi#onmen% as li)e a +i$ open a#ea an! have "ou#sel' appea#in$ as simple (aman%a)a. (ou have !ivine ene#$" no,. (ou can 'l"9 Al%hou$h "ou a#e s%an!in$ on a lo%us, ,hen "ou me!i%a%e, !on8% si% ,i%h "ou# le$s ou% li)e %ha%, +u% 5us% have %he ene#$" o' %ha% ve#" con'i!en% pos%u#e. (ou a#e al,a"s %he !ei%", pu#e, an! in %he pu#e envi#onmen%, havin$ %he pu#e en5o"men%s, ac%in$ %he pu#e ac%ivi%ies. @n %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! a#e small (aman%a)as, al,a"s +lue +lac). Cocoon< 7emem+e# %he ene#$" on %he aliens ,hen %he" %oo) %hei# s)ins o''< /ha% is (aman%a)a. So al%hou$h "ou have +lue +lac), have a#oun! %he inc#e!i+le i#i!escence, +liss ene#$". ;ach o' %he (aman%a)as have a lo% o' +liss ene#$", %his inc#e!i+le inne# ene#$" pa%%e#n. /he#e a#e 'lames. 2lamin$ e"e +#o,s, 'lamin$ mous%ache. 2lames comin$ o'' his +o!". 2lames 'o# consumin$ ne$a%ivi%". Li$h% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. Do no% !,ell on %he ,#a%h'ul %oo heavil", in "ou# me!i%a%ion %ime i% helps "ou# o,n consciousness +u% in %he !a" %o !a" %ime have i% mo#e +eni$n. Whi%e li$h% +liss ene#$". ;ach o' %he (aman%a)as have +one o#namen%sA ,#is%le%s, a#mle%s, nec)lace ,hich comes !o,n o' +ones %ha% c#oss %he ches%, a small ap#on o' +one, also ea# #in$s o' +one. ;ne#$" in %he in%ensive #e! o# $ol!en colo#e! hai# ,hich is 'lamin$ up,a#!s. A% %he %ips o' %he ho#ns is a ve#" in%ensive 'lame, li)e a massive 'lame %h#o,e#. A se% o' +ones in his hai# 'o#ms %he ei$h% spo)e ,heel. /he 'ive spo)es %o,a#! %he '#on% each have a li%%le s)ull on %op. W#a%h'ul. Li%%le 'lames cu#lin$ ou% o' %he mou%h. /he e"e+alls in%ensi'ie! li)e +lac) holes ,i%h li%%le $lo,in$ +alls o' li$h% insi!e. 2ive s)ulls 'o# %he 'ive Bu!!has a!o#n his c#o,n, ,hi%e in %he cen%e#, "ello,, #e!, $#een an! +lue. ;ve#"%hin$ is ,#a%h'ul. (aman%a)a is ve#" ,#a%h'ul. 2an$s9 .n%ensive9 1is +#o,s a#e al,a"s 'u#le!. 2lames shoo% o'' his +o!". .n peace'ul aspec% visuali*e %ha% Cocoon ene#$". .% is pe#'ec%. Bo!hici%%a ene#$" su##oun!s him. Bene'i% 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. .n'ini%e +o!hici%%a. /he#e is no limi%a%ion on (aman%a)a ene#$". An! ,hen i% +ecomes ,#a%h'ul, ,hen !elusions s%a#%s %o #ise, i% %u#ns %o 'lames an! +u#ns !elusions, +u#ns a,a" ou# ne$a%ive ene#$". 2ull (aman%a)a on %he c#o,n em+#acin$ his conso#%. /o %he all pe#va!in$ 4an5ush#i Va5#a Lo#! (aman%a)a, %o %he 'o#emos% !a)ini enhancin$ %he 5o" o' %he p#o%ec%o#.. (aman%a)a a+so#+s in%o %he !a)ini. /he Da)ini %o Lali%a va5#a. .n %ha% ,a" each one slo,l" mel%s in%o li$h%, %he cocoon ene#$", an! me#$es in%o %he ne3%. An! "ou si% %he#e, #eci%in$, have each as %he" !#op, slo,l" me#$e !o,n, all pe#'ec%l"

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,i%hin %he #eali*a%ion o' %he union o' +liss an! voi!ness. 2inall" i% comes %o Lin$ 7inpoche, %o m"sel', an! %hen %he#e is m"sel' si%%in$ on %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!. An! ,he#e i% $oes... 1AV.=? :7A.S;D (@& L.K; /1.S, 4A( . .= ALL @2 4( L.2;/.4;S B; CA7;D 2@7 B( /1; ?&7&S @2 /1; S&:7;4; V;1.CL;. ... have m"sel' ,ho has +een me#$e! ,i%h all o' %he linea$e $u#us 5us% +ein$ a+ove %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!.

A=D 4A( . L.V; .= A 2;S/.VAL @2 :7@2@&=D A=D ;E/;=S.V; D1A74A A=D /7.&4:1 W./1 /1; BA//L; @2 /1; 2@&7 D;4@=S W1@ 4AK; C@=D./.@=S ADV;7S; 2@7 /1; A//A.=4;=/ @2 :;72;C/.@=S 2@7 /1; SAK; @2 ALL 4( 4@/1;7S, 4A( 4( W;AL/1 A=D :@W;72&L A//A.=4;=/S .=C7;AS;, A=D 4.?1/ . B;C@4; /1; S&:7;4; 1@LD;7 @2 /1; ;SS;=C; @2 /1; SA?; B&DD1A8S /;AC1.=?S. An! %hen . !issolve in%o "ou an! "ou a#e simple (aman%a)a. /his is %he s%a#% o' %he sa!hana, %he s%a#% o' ,ha% is %e#me! sel' $ene#a%ion. (ou no, !issolve "ou#sel' in%o voi!ness an! %hen #ise a$ain. /his poin% is %e#me! %a)in$ %he %h#ee )a"as, !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e an! #e+i#%h as %he %#ans'o#min$ o' %he %h#ee +o!ies. /he Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a, =i#mana)a"a. /he +o!" o' %#u%h, en5o"men%, an! mani'es%a%ion. /he +o!" o' %#u%h is 'o#mless, Dha#ma)a"a consciousness, %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness in clea# li$h%. /he#e is no 'o#m. Jus% clea# li$h%. Li$h% !oesn8% have colo#, 'o#m. /hen %he +o!" o' en5o"men%, a ve#" pu#e as%#al +o!" %ha% can onl" +e pe#ceive! +" ve#" pu#e +ein$s. An! 'inall" %he +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion ,hich all +ein$s can see. (ou a#e $oin$ %o %#ans'o#m %he mun!ane +o!ies o' !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h in%o Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a an! =i#mana)a"a. /he p#ac%ice is $oin$ %o ,o#) in a #ealis%ic !i#ec% manne# 'o# "ou#sel'. (ou a#e comple%el" chan$in$ "ou# a%%i%u!e, #e5ec%in$ "ou# ol! ha+i% pa%%e#ns o' +ein$ an o#!ina#" pe#son. (ou a#e (aman%a)a. (ou have pe#'ec% ene#$" (aman%a)a. An! i' "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o $o in%o %ha%, "ou $e% pe#'ec% ene#$". So "ou a#e (aman%a)a. An! in +ein$ (aman%a)a "ou $o s%#ai$h% in%o voi!ness, come +ac) ou% in an as%#al 'o#m, come +ac) in a 'ull" mani'es%e! 'o#m 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s a million %imes in a secon!. .n a million +o!ies an! in a million !i''e#en% places. ?ive "ou#sel' %ha% 0uali%". A% %his %ime i% is %e#me! %he spon%aneous #e+i#%h. /he 0uic)ie me%ho!9 .ni%iall" "ou shoul! spen! %ime $oin$ %h#ou$h i%. La%e# "ou 5us% allo, "ou#sel' %o $o %o voi!ness an! come +ac) 0uic)l". /he sa!hana ,i%h %he /i+e%ans $o #eall" 'as%9 Do "ou# me!i%a%ion home ,o#) %o !o i% a 0ui%e a 'as% #a%e. Bu% ,hen "ou a#e in%o i%, i% happens 0ui%e 0uic)l". /he linea$e $u#us have a+so#+e! in%o %he #oo% $u#u sea%e! upon %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!. An! %ha% #oo% $u#u is %he na%u#e o' $#ea% +liss an! voi!ness, ,ho has $#ea% a''ec%ion 'o# "ou, slo,l" mel%s in%o %he ,hi%e li$h% ene#$", a+so#+s in%o "ou, an! a+so#+in$ %ha% ,hi%e li$h% ene#$" "ou %hen e3pe#ience %he $#ea% +liss. As "ou e3pe#ience %he $#ea% +liss in "ou# ne#vous s"s%em, all 'o#m !isappea#s an! "ou en! up ,i%h clea# li$h% consciousness. /he +o!", %he a#ms, le$s, hea!, all 'a!e. An! 'inall" in %he ches% a#ea %he#e is a !issolvin$. 2#om %ha% shoul! a#ise in "ou# min! a clea# vacui%". Li)e in %he mi!!le o' a clou!less summe# !a" "ou s%ep ou% o' a plane a% a+ou% %,en%" %housan! 'ee% an! loo)in$ ,he#e "ou canno% see %he ea#%h. Li)e %ha%, "ou# conscious e3pe#ience is %he clea# vacui%" o' space. An! ,i%h %ha% is +liss. 4" $u#u has 5us% a+so#+e! in%o me an! in %ha% . have e3pe#ience! %he $#ea% +liss. An! . am no, in %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he +o!" o' %#u%h, m" ul%ima%e level o' consciousness. /his is m" o,n pe#sonal ni#vana. Allo, "ou#sel' %o s%a" in %ha% me!i%a%ion un%il %he %hou$h% a#ises, %ha% in %his 'o#m . am no% +ene'icial. As %he Bu!!ha . can spon%aneousl" +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s, so . allo, m"sel' %o mani'es% a 'o#m sen%ien% +ein$s can see an! #ela%e %o. @u% o' compassion allo, a 'o#m %o a#ise, "ou# +o!" o' en5o"men%. (ou# pu#e as%#al 'o#m. As a Bu!!ha, "ou no lon$e# have an o#!ina#" as%#al +o!". (ou have a ve#" hi$h as%#al +o!". @nl" ve#" hi$h spi#i%ual +ein$s, o' %he ei$h%h, nin%h an! %en%h s%a$e can pe#ceive "ou in %ha% pu#e #ealm. (ou# #ealm. So "ou mani'es% simpl" as a sha'% o' +lue li$h%, a cu+i%

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lon$ an! c"lin!#ical, +lue +ecause "ou a#e in (aman%a)a. An! clea#. (ou sa",-/his is m" min!. . am +o!" o' en5o"men%. . am a pu#e as%#al 'o#m mani'es%in$ in %he colo# o' +lue li$h% ene#$".An! so "ou pause. .!en%i'" -/his is m" pu#e as%#al 'o#m. . am +o!" o' en5o"men%, . am Sam+ho$a)a"a. @' cou#se no% all +ein$s can #eceive me +ecause . am %oo pu#e. 2o# %he +ene'i% o' all +ein$s, . am $oin$ %o mani'es% in a 'o#m %ha% all can #ela%e %o.- /hen "ou mani'es% as %he simple (aman%a)a. @ne 'ace, %,o a#ms, hol!in$ a cleave# an! a s)ull cup. /ha% +lue as%#al li$h% +ecomes +lue +lac) an! i% mani'es%s in%o %he 'o#m. (ou a#e s%an!in$ e#ec% on an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us. ,hich has ei$h% pe%als a#oun! i%s +ase. (aman%a)a is s%an!in$ on a #e! sun !is), a ho% in%ensive ene#$". .% is #e! ene#$", %he ene#$" o' %he sun. We have cove#e! %he #eceivin$ o' %he linea$e $u#us seen as +ein$ a s%ac)e! linea$e 'iel!, '#om %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! up,a#!s %o (aman%a)a an! conso#%. .% a+so#+s !o,n %h#ou$h %he va#ious linea$e $u#us %o 'inall" "ou#sel'. As soon as %he $u#u en%e#s in%o "ou, e3pe#ience $#ea% +liss an! allo, "ou# consciousness %o see vacui%". Vacui%" as +liss is a s"non"m 'o# %he#e a#e no phenomena ,hich e3is% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. All phenomena a#e one %as%e in %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". /ha% aspec% appea#s as a vas% vacui%" o' space. /ha% is ., %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", +u% . canno% +ene'i% an"one. So ,i%h a 'eelin$ o' love in "ou# hea#%, mani'es% a +lue 'o#m, one cu+i% hi$h, "ou# Sam+ho$a)a"a, "ou# pu#e as%#al +o!". /his is me. 4a)e "ou# min! non !ual ,i%h %ha% li$h% +a#, no% %he li$h% +a# in '#on% o' "ou, +u% #a%he# "ou a#e %he li$h% Ba#. Blue li$h% ene#$". An! %ha% is "ou# min!. Bu% onl" hi$h Bo!hisa%%vas can see %ha%. . shoul! %#" %o ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all +ein$s. Sen%ien% +ein$s a#e ve#" !i''icul% %o !eal ,i%h. 2o# %hei# +ene'i% . am $oin$ %o mani'es% in %he $lo#ious aspec% o' (aman%a)a. So "ou appea# as a sin$le (aman%a)a, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms hol!in$ a s)ull an! cleave#, le'% le$ e3%en!e!, #i$h% le$ +en%, s%an!in$ on an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us. :#incipall" a #e! pe%ale! lo%us on an in%ensive #e! sun !is). ?#ea% vi+#an% +liss ene#$" is all a#oun! "ou, 'i#e an! 'lames9 (ou a#e %he#e9 .n "ou# #i$h% han! is %he cleave# ,hose +la!e cu#ves a#oun! an! hoo)s a% %he en!. An! i% has a va5#a on %he %op en!. .n %he le'% han!, a s)ull cup 'ille! ,i%h %he nec%a# o' #eali%" appea#in$ in %he aspec% o' +loo! an! in%es%ines. . have pe#'ec% me%ho! ,hich is m" cleave# %o cu% !elusions. . have pe#'ec% en5o"men%s, %he en5o"men%s o' Dha#ma)a"a, %he en5o"men%s as %he eve#las%in$ +liss. . have $u%%e! #eali%". /he #e! o' %he in%es%ines an! %he +loo! is #e! +o!hici%%a an! %he #eali*a%ion o' %he voi!ness is %he ,hi%e o' %he s)ull, %he +liss. /he cleave# is 'eminine, %he pene%#a%in$ 'eminine !ivine ,is!om. /he %op en!, %he va5#a, is masculine. . have %he mi3%u#e o' %he +alance o' masculine an! 'eminine. 4e%ho! an! ,is!om. /he le'% le$ s%#e%che! ou%, . am emphasi*in$ ,is!om. . am !emons%#a%in$ %ha% . am ,o#)in$ ,i%h ,is!om. Al%hou$h (aman%a)a is seen as a non !ual !ei%", havin$ e0ual emphasis o' me%ho! an! ,is!om, as a mani'es%a%ion o' 4an5ush#i ,ho is ,is!om, ,is!om is %he le'% le$ ,hich is 'o#,a#!. . am pu%%in$ emphasis %o %he !evelopmen% o' !ivine ,is!om. . am a mani'es%a%ion o' %he !ei%" 4an5ush#i. (ou have an an)le% o' +ones, ,#is%le%s, a#mle%s, +ones ac#oss "ou# ches%, ea# #in$s o' +ones an! %he ei$h% spo)e ,heel in %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! ,i%h 'ive ve#" ,#a%h'ul s)ulls in %he '#on%. (ou# ho#ns have %ops o' in%ensive 'lames 'lashin$ o'' %ha% +u#ns %he ve#" uppe# #ealms. (aman%a)a has ve#" $#ea% po,e#. Ve#" $ol!en o#an$e hai# s%#eamin$ up,a#!s meanin$ . have #eceive! 'ull enli$h%enmen%. .n %his 'o#m "ou ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. Because %he" a#e in%ensive, "ou nee! %o +e ve#" in%ensive %o #ela%e %o %hem. (ou a#e %he mani'es%a%ion o' ,is!om %o a,a)en %hem ou% o' %hei# i$no#ance. Wa)in$ %hem p#incipall" '#om %he i$no#ance o' +elievin$ %hemselves as +ein$s ,hich a#e con%#olle! o# cap%iva%e! +" !ea%h. (ou ,oul! li)e %o a,a)en %hem %o +e +e"on! !ea%h9 /his is calle! %he spon%aneous a#isin$. .ns%an%l" . a#ise in %he 'o#m o' $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o han!s hol!in$ a cleave# an! s)ull cup. (ou have in a +#ie' manne# %a)en %he %h#ee )a"as an! %#ans'o#me! %he mun!ane o#!ina#" !ea%h, o#!ina#" in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e, an! o#!ina#" #e+i#%h in%o %he !ivine aspec% o' Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! =i#mana)a"a.

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Blessin$ %he Do#5e an! Bell. (ou %a)e up va5#a in #i$h% han! an! +ell in le'%. /he va5#a is me%ho! an! %he +ell is ,is!om. /he %,o a#e %he na%u#e o' %he ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. /he #i$h% han! is me%ho!, %he anal"%ical si!e o' ou# +ein$, %he le'% han! is pene%#a%ive ,is!om, pene%#a%ive insi$h% in%o %he na%u#e o' #eali%", voi!ness. Because ,e a#e in%o %he hi$hes% class o' %an%#a, %his means +liss an! %his means voi!ness. /he %,o %o$e%he# mean %he ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. /he ul%ima%e na%u#e is voi!ness ,hich is li)e one %as%e. =o%hin$ moves '#om voi!ness, %he na%u#e o' #eali%". =o%hin$ can a#ise '#om %ha% +ecause i% is %he ul%ima%e 'inal na%u#e o' #eali%". Bu% %hin$s appea# on a mun!ane level. .' consciousness s%a"e! on %he ul%ima%e level, one +ecomes a 1ina"ana A#ha%, no% !oin$ an"%hin$ 'o# %hemselves. So %he onl" %hin$ %ha% mani'es%s '#om %ha% is compassion. Compassion 'o# o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s. Bliss, %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss an! %he $ene#a%ion o' +o!hici%%a, an" compassion o# 'eelin$ %ha% "ou have a#e s"non"mous. /he#e is no !i''e#ence. 4e%ho! ,hich is ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, in %his sense is #ela%e! 'o# +liss. Bliss is %o $ene#a%e a #e'ine! level o' consciousness, %o #eali*e %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", sun"a%a. /ha% +liss is also %he same one %ha% ,o#)s 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. /ha% is %echni0ue, ,ha% comes ou% %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou# min! shoul! have al,a"s %he e0uanimi%" o' voi!ness, +u% ,heneve# "ou mani'es% 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s, i% is a mani'es%a%ion o' love an! compassion. Bu% i% is also a mani'es%a%ion o' +liss. So %ha% in eve#" movemen% . !o is +liss, 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s an! is comple%el" mi3e! ,i%h %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". /he mo#e "ou un!e#s%an! #eali%", %he mo#e "ou un!e#s%an! %ha% "ou a#e al,a"s in communica%ion ,i%h eve#"one. When "ou ,an% %o avoi! someone, !on8% ,an% %o +e ,i%h %hem, "ou 'eel "ou# s)in c#a,l, is +ecause "ou have ne$a%ivi%". /he #eali%" is "ou a#e al,a"s in communica%ion ,i%h eve#"one. All sen%ien% +ein$s, all %he phenomenal unive#se, "ou a#e al,a"s in communion ,i%h +ecause %ha% is %he na%u#e o' #eali%". .' "ou# min! can a+i!e ,i%hin %ha%, %hen %ha% is %he ul%ima%e p#o%ec%ion +ecause "ou have no 'ea#. 4a"+e %he#e a#e unpleasan% people, mu#!e#e#s, +u% s%ill "ou# min! shoul! +e 'ea#less in %he #eali*a%ion o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". As much as %hin$s in'luence "ou, "ou also in'luence eve#"%hin$. &n!e#s%an! %ha% even si%%in$ in %his #oom "ou a#e in'luencin$ me, . am in'luencin$ "ou. (ou a#e pu%%in$ ou% ene#$" #i$h% no,. So "ou a#e al,a"s a''ec%in$ %he unive#se a#oun! "ou. An! %ha% is %he na%u#e o' #eali%". =o%hin$ is in!epen!en%. (ou a#e pa#% o' %he ,o#l! a#oun! "ou. When "ou %hin) o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%" as "ou# +o!" o' %#u%h, %he#e is 5us% clea# vacui%". ;ve#"%hin$ is in communica%ion an! in%e#>!epen!en%. Al%hou$h no%hin$ is a#isin$ in "ou# min!, in aspec% "ou# min! un!e#s%an!s 5us% as %he#e is a $#ea% openness in m" visuali*a%ion #i$h% no,, %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%" is 5us% %ha%. 2ull" open. All %he phenomenal unive#se is 'ull" open. All %he ea#%h %ha% $oes !o,n one o# %,o hun!#e! miles +enea%h me is in #ela%ionship %o me, ,e a#e ac%uall" suppo#%in$ an! in%e#connec%e! ,i%h each o%he#. .% is no% %ha% i% is sepa#a%e '#om me. .% is pa#% o' %he ,o#l! an! . am pa#% o' %he ,o#l!, pa#% o' %he sola# s"s%em. (ou a#e 'ull" pa#% o' %he unive#se. (ou have a+an!one! "ou# o#!ina#" aspec% as an o#!ina#" pe#son, %he p#inciple cause o' s%a"in$ in samsa#a. (ou have no, #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion, "ou have no, #eali*e! "ou# a$$#e$a%es a#e %he Bu!!ha 'amilies. An! "ou a#e enli$h%ene! +ein$ in #eali%". /hen '#om %he ul%ima%e sphe#e "ou mani'es% a 'o#m ou% o' love 'o# +ene'i%in$ o%he#s ,i%h $#ea% +liss. Because i' "ou $ene#a%e a consciousness o' +liss, "ou# min! +ecomes mo#e supple an! close# %o sun"a%a. ;ve#" movemen% "ou ma)e can +e a mani'es%a%ion o' +liss voi!ness, an! i% is au%oma%icall" +ene'i%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s. So "ou shoul! neve# see %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss as no% +ein$ %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .n %he ?uh"asama5a %an%#a me!i%a%ions "ou emi% millions o' Bu!!has an! %he" all $o in%o se3ual union an! +liss ou%, %e#me! as %he +lessin$ o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is emi%%in$ inc#e!i+le ecs%as" o' in%e#cou#se ,hich sp#ea!s +liss %h#ou$h %he unive#se an! %ha% +ene'i%s all sen%ien% +ein$s9 @#!ina#" se3ual in%e#cou#se ene#$" !oes no% li+e#a%e sen%ien% +ein$s +u% %he ecs%as" o' union ,i%h un!e#s%an!in$ o' %he voi!ness !oes. Al%hou$h "ou visuali*e %he ecs%as" o' in%e#cou#se, i% is s"non"mous ,i%h %he $ene#a%ion o' voi!ness. Be ca#e'ul, i% has %o +e inne# ne#vous s"s%em +liss. An! al%hou$h "ou #eceive i% in a #ela%ionship %o a pa#%ne# on a ph"sical level o# in a visuali*e! manne#, in +o%h i% has %o invo)e in "ou# min! %ha% all phenomena a#e voi! o' in!epen!en% sel' e3is%ence.

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/hen i% is %he %an%#ic pa%h. .' i% is $e%%in$ hun$ up on %he o+5ec% $ene#a%in$ %he +liss, %hen i% is no% %he %an%#ic pa%h. So "ou have %o +e ca#e'ul %ha% ,a". So ,hen "ou $ene#a%e %he $#ea% +liss an! %he ecs%as" in "ou# ne#vous s"s%em, allo, %ha% all phenomena a#e voi!. . am %he Dha#ma)a"a an! allo, %he $#ea% vacui%" %o a#ise. /hen ,i%h %he 'eelin$ o' love an! +liss9 /his is (aman%a)a8s pla"$#oun!, $e% %he i!ea o' ,ha% is +ehin! %he#e. We a#e $oin$ %o have 'un he#e9 An! %hen "ou have +liss an! en5o"men% an! happiness %o mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .% sa"s %ha% %he va5#a is me%ho!, +liss9 /he +ell is ,is!om. /hese %,o a#e %he na%u#e o' %he ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. =o, in %ha% ,a" al,a"s %hin) all 'o#m is +o!hici%%a. All 'o#m is a mani'es%a%ion 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s an! allo, "ou# min! %o $e% in%o i%. /hen "ou have a pe#'ec% pa%h9 (ou ,ill neve# eve# have a +a! pa%h i' %ha% is %he ,a" "ou %hin). When "ou me!i%a%e on "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, "ou a#e a ve#" 'ea#some 'o#m. Bu% he is +o!hici%%a. 1e is %ha% ,a" +ecause he is ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s ,ho a#e un+elieva+le $#oss an! s%upi!. /ha% is ,h" "ou mani'es% %ha% ,a". .' "ou eve# $e% con'usion, %hin) . am me!i%a%in$ on a !emon, al,a"s sa" -4" min! is ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a an! ,ha% eve# m" min! mani'es%s is #ela%ive +o!hici%%a, mani'es%in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s.- /ha% can s%op %ha% %hou$h%. .' all %he 'o#ms %ha% "ou $ene#a%e a#e +o!hici%%a, "ou# min! is i%. .% is c#ea%in$ %he ima$e. /ha% ima$e is +o!hici%%a. Wi%h %ha% convic%ion "ou )no, "ou a#e no% !oin$ an"%hin$ ,#on$. (ou ,ill 'in! a% %imes %ha% i% ,ill +e impo#%an% %o +e a+le %o +e ve#" 'i#m ,i%h ce#%ain si%ua%ions. /ha% is (aman%a)a ene#$". De%e#mina%ion. Con%#ol. . am in con%#ol #i$h% no,. So i% has a place %he#e. /he 'ull" ,#a%h'ul aspec% helps "ou# min! 'eel ve#" con'i!en% a+ou% i%sel'. /ha% is ,ha% i% helps %o !o. @n a mun!ane level some%imes ,e have ne$a%ive %hou$h%s a+ou% ,ha% ,e a#e !oin$. (ou a#e !evelopin$ un+elieva+le !e%e#mina%ion, . am heav" !u%". !on8% +u$ me. (ou a#e sa"in$ i% %o !elusions. Don8% "ou hassle me. Don8% "ou ma)e me %hin) . am no $oo!. Don8% "ou ma)e me %hin) . am a lo, li'e9 /ha% is ,ha% (aman%a)a is all a+ou%. S@ /1; VAJ7A .S 4;/1@D A=D /1; B;LL .S W.SD@4 A=D /1; =A/&7; @2 /1;S; /W@ .S /1; &L/.4A/; B@D1.C.//A. /hen "ou hol! %he va5#a a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%, poin% i% 'o#,a#! an! #eci%e %he man%#a. @4 SA7VA /A/1A?A/A S.DD1. VAJ7A SA4A(A /.S1(A ;S1A S/VA4 D1A7A (A4. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1&4 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A All o' %he Bu!!has have #eceive! si!!hi '#om #eliance upon %he commi%men% o' %he va5#a, so also ,ill . +e %he hol!e# o' %ha%. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1..... 'o# %he 'ive Bu!!has, 1&4 1&4 1&4 .... m" +o!" speech an! min! a#e all comple%el" one. :1A/.... %o +lo, a,a" all %he ne$a%ivi%", SVA1A..... ma" i% come a+ou%. (ou have 5us% ma!e a ma5o# p#onouncemen%. Jus% as all %he /a%ha$a%as #elie! on %he va5#a %o +ecome 'ull" enli$h%ene!, so also ,ill .. 4" +o!" is %he 'ive Dh"ani Bu!!has, m" +o!" speech an! min! a#e comple%el" in%e$#a%e!, . am no% a schi*oph#enic pe#son. .% is ma)in$ a +i$ po,e#'ul s%a%emen%. @4 VAJ7A ?A=D; 1&4. /he va5#a an! +ell . have +lesse!. . shall please Va5#asa%%va an! compan". . please +ecause . %a)e up %he va5#a an! +ell. 1&4 B" %he e3cellence o' movin$ %he va5#a F"ou shoul! spin %he va5#a %h#ee %imes in a ci#cula# mo%ionG ,hich can '#ee sen%ien% +ein$s '#om su''e#in$. . shall +#in$ %hem %he phenomenon o' li+e#a%ion. /he#e'o#e . %a)e %he va5#a ,i%h pleasu#e. 1&4 1&4 1&4 1@ 1@ 1@ .n %ha% ,a" "ou a#e ma)in$ a p#onouncemen%. 7i$h% no, "ou a#e mani'es%in$ "ou# enli$h%enmen% ,i%h man%#a. 4an%#a has po,e#.

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@4 VAJ7A D1A74A 7A=./A :7A7.=./A SA4:7A7A=./A SA7VA B&DD1A KS1;/7A B7AKAL.=. :7AJ=A :A7A4./A =ADA SVAB1AV; VAJ7ASA//VA 17.DA(A SA=/@S1A=. 1&4 1&4 1&4 1@ 1@ 1@ SVA1A .% means "ou a#e +lessin$ %he +ell. @4 is %he +lessin$s o' +o!" speech an! min!. Va5#a is %he in!es%#uc%i+le. Dha#ma means all %he phenomenal unive#se, ,hich is li)e p#is%ine va5#as, ve#" po,e#'ul va5#as. 7ani%a is #in$in$. (ou #in$ %he +ell. :#a#ini%a, i% is #eall" #in$in$9 Samp#a#ani%a is un+elieva+le vi+#a%ion. So %his ,hole unive#se is one mass o' vi+#a%ion. SA7VA B&DD1A KS1;/7A B7AKAL.=. An! all o' %he Bu!!ha :u#elan!s a#e vi+#a%in$ %oo9 :7AJ=A :A7A4./A, %he pe#'ec%ion o' ,is!om9 /he#e is no soli! 'i3e! phenomena. All %he phenomena o' %he unive#se is #in$in$ 5us% as m" +ell is #in$in$. =ADA is %he soun!. SVAB1AVA, eve#" %hin$, li)e %he na%u#e. VAJ7ASA//VA 17.DA(A SA=/@S1A=. 1&4 1&4 1&4 1@ 1@ 1@ SVA1A All o' %his is li)e %he Va5#asa%%va na%u#e. .% is comple%el" li)e %his. 1&4 1&4 1&4 1@ 1@ 1@. . am lau$hin$ on %he ,ave o' %he +liss o' i% all9 .% is a pleasu#e. /he Bu!!ha8s a#e al,a"s smilin$. Wh"< Because %he" )no, %he#e is %his ul%ima%e 5o)e9 /he ul%ima%e 5o)e is %ha% %he ,o#l! is ,i!e open an! '#ee. Whe#eas in ou# min! eve#"%hin$ is al,a"s up%i$h% an! 'ull o' hassles. @' cou#se %he" al,a"s have a li%%le +i% o' 5o)e in %hei# min!. Whe%he# %ha% is %he ac%ual meanin$ o# no%, . !on8% )no,. Bu% . %hin) i% is +ecause in a lo% o' man%#as "ou have %ha%9 When "ou sa" i% "ou a#e sa"in$ . am %a)in$ up %he va5#a 5us% as all %he Bu!!has pic) up %he va5#a. . have a pu#e va5#a an! +ell. An! +" sa"in$ %ha% o' cou#se "ou +liss ou%9 All phenomena a#e vi+#a%in$, . am also vi+#a%in$. /he ,hole phenomenal unive#se is vi+#a%in$. /his is %he cosmic 5o)e9 (ou have no, +lesse! "ou# va5#a an! +ell. .!en%i'" %ha% %he va5#a is me%ho!, %he +ell is ,is!om, %he va5#a is +liss, an! %he +ell is %he ,is!om o' sun"a%a. An! ,i%h +liss an! voi!ness . #eceive enli$h%enmen%. (ou #eceive pe#sonal enli$h%enmen% +ecause #eliance upon +liss an! voi!ness allo,s "ou %o $ene#a%e %he ve#" su+%le levels o' consciousness. .n ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all +ein$s, . am al,a"s mani'es%in$ '#om %he +liss an! voi!ness o' m" +o!hici%%a. /ha% is ho, . am +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s. 2in! con'i!ence in )no,in$ %ha%. :eople o'%en as) ho, !oes someone livin$ in %he moun%ains +ene'i% o%he#s< /he" %hin) "ou have %o !o $#ea% inc#e!i+l" humanis%ic %as)s %o +e a $#ea% +o!hisa%%va. .' "ou a#e a $#ea% +o!hisa%%va "ou mi$h% !o %hin$s li)e %ha%. Bu% 5us% %he )no,le!$e o' %ha% +o!hici%%a, %ha% "ou a#e pa#% o' %he unive#se an! i' "ou have $oo! ene#$" in %he unive#se, %ha% is +o!hici%%a, an! %ha% is ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou !on8% have %o have some inc#e!i+le e3a$$e#a%e! %hin$ a+ou% Bu!!ha !ha#ma o# a+ou% %he $oo!ness o' +ein$ a $oo! pe#son, all "ou have %o !o is pu% ou% $oo! ene#$". /ha% is #eal +o!hici%%a ac%ivi%". Jus% visuali*in$ "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a ,i%h %he co##ec% un!e#s%an!in$ is +lessin$ all sen%ien% +ein$s a#oun! "ou9 (ou ,oul! +e in%e#es%e! %o see ho, much %ha% happens. /he#e is un+elieva+le po,e# in (aman%a)a, an! in %ha%, "ou a#e immova+le. :eople en5o" %ha% 'eelin$ an! 'eel con'i!en% a#oun! i%. .% is no% %h#o,in$ 'lames a% %hem an! %h#o,in$ !ee!s. 7a%he# "ou a#e !es%#o"in$ %ha% ne$a%ivi%" ,hich ma)es people neu#o%ic an! unhapp"9 7i$h% no, ,e a#e in %he +liss o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' +o!hici%%a. So "ou can +e ,on!e#'ull" +liss'ul (aman%a)a. .% $ives ,on!e#'ul +liss %o all sen%ien% +ein$s. Bu% ,hen ne$a%ivi%" comes up, %hen "ou can can pull ou% %his +i$ sho% $un an! poin% a% %ha% ne$a%ivi%", !on8% "ou +u$ me9 /he#e is #eal po,e# %he#e. ?e% %ha% aspec%. An! in %ha% %he#e is inc#e!i+le +liss an! ene#$". /ha% is (aman%a)a. /he Blessin$s o' %he inne# o''e#in$. @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/

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As (aman%a)a "ou a#e in a place ,i%h a lo% o' space li)e %he cen%e# o' a +i$ 'iel!. (ou have a+so#+e! all %he Bu!!has in%o "ou# hea!. /his is a ,on!e#'ul pu#e lan!. /hen %a)e up "ou# va5#a an! ma)e i% a +i$ po,e#'ul va5#a sen!in$ ou% li$h% #a"s eve#" ,he#e an! sa" %he man%#a. A% %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#% as (aman%a)a is al,a"s a li%%le #e! sun !is) ,i%h a +lue 1&4 on %op. Wi%h %he ac%ion man%#a @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/, '#om %ha% li%%le hea#% comes ou% #a"s o' inc#e!i+le ene#$" as millions o' li%%le (aman%a)as. /he" $o in all %he !i#ec%ions an! %he" clea# %he space. /he" $e% #i! o' ne$a%ivi%", pu#i'ies all %he #ealm. Lama (eshe sai! massive lase# +eams $o eve#" ,he#e an! !es%#o" ne$a%ivi%". /he ne$a%ivi%" o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%, "ou# o,n i$no#an% min!9 Also all %he o%he# ne$a%ivi%" ,hich is ma)in$ o%he#s %hin) %he same is !es%#o"e! %oo. ;ve#"one +ecomes imme!ia%el" li+e#a%e! '#om %hei# i$no#an% min!. 2#om %ha% "ou +lo, a,a" all ne$a%ivi%". @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD1@ 1A4 /he sun"a%a man%#a. (ou al,a"s !o %,o %hin$s. Cleanse an! pu#i'". 2i#s% %he ac%ion man%#a cleans. When . s%a#% %o +less %he inne# o''e#in$, ,i%h %he ac%ion man%#a i' %he#e is an" li%%le ne$a%ivi%" han$in$ a#oun! %he#e, . visuali*e i% as +ein$ +lo,n a,a". /hen %he sun"a%a man%#a sa"s 5us% as %he na%u#e o' %he phenomenal unive#se is voi!, so also am .. So i% is an a''i#ma%ion o' %he voi!ness. /he man%#a. @4, %he +lessin$s o' +o!" speech an! min!. Sva+hava, %he na%u#e, shu!!ha means pu#e. Sa#va Dha#ma, all phenomena, sva+hava shu!!o ham, %ha% pu#e na%u#e am .. So "ou as (aman%a)a mani'es%in$ in a 'o#m an! all %he 'o#ms %ha% a#e appea#in$ a#e comple%el" one. Jus% "ou have %ha% sense o' all +ein$ one. :e#'ec%l" pu#e. So "ou can #eall" #ela3 in%o #eali%". As much as "ou have un!e#s%oo! voi!ness an! +een a+le %o $ene#a%e e3pe#iences in voi!ness, a% %ha% poin% allo, "ou#sel' %o me#$e o# #ela3, en5o" in%o %he voi!ness. :ic) up "ou# va5#a an! +ell an! %hen open up "ou# li%%le inne# o''e#in$. Sa" %he man%#as An! allo, a ,ave o' voi!ness %o $o %h#ou$h "ou#sel' an! allo, "ou#sel' an! %he phenomenal unive#se %o +e com'o#%a+le ,i%h each o%he#. ;V;7(/1.=? B;C@4;S V@.D. 27@4 /1; S/A/; @2 V@.D=;SS, 27@4 A (A4 C@4;S A BL&; B@W S1A:;D W.=D 4A=DALA. .n %he space +e'o#e "ou appea#s a +lue +o,l ,i%h %,o +anne#s on each en! li)e 'ans %o s"m+oli*e %he movemen% o' ene#$". @n %op o' %ha% comes a #e! 7am, %ha% %u#ns in%o a %#ian$ula# 'i#e man!ala, ma#)e! ,i%h a va5#a, o' 'i#e poin%e! %o,a#!s %he '#on%. .' "ou ,e#e loo)in$ a% i%, i% has %he poin% %o,a#!s "ou. .n %he co#ne#s a#e A1s ,hich +ecome s)ulls. /he %h#ee s)ulls a#e comple%el" +a#e +one! s)ull, a hal' !ecompose! s)ull an! a '#esh s)ull. @n %op o' %ha% comes ano%he# A1 ,hich +ecomes a hu$e ,hi%e s)ull cup ,i%h an open %op, vas% an! la#$e. .nsi!e %he ,hi%e s)ull cup "ou s%a#% ,i%h %he eas%. /his is al,a"s in '#on% o' "ou i' %he issue is !ealin$ ,i%h "ou an! "ou# man!ala. .' i% is !ealin$ ,i%h %he inne# o''e#in$ an! i%8s $ene#a%ion, eas% is %o i%8s '#on% si!e, o# %he si!e closes% %o "ou. .n %he '#on% o' i% comes %he 'ive mea%s. .nsi!e o' i% in %he eas% '#om a Bh#um comes %he 'lesh o' a +ull ma#)e! ,i%h $o. Fan! so onG /he sho#% sa!hana sa"s %he 'ive mea%s an! %he 'ive nec%a#s. /hese a#e %he 'ive impu#e su+s%ances. Vai#ochana is %he Bu!!ha o' %he eas% an! #ela%e! %o +ein$ %he Bu!!ha o' 'o#m. .n %#ans'o#ma%ion p#ocesses, he %#ans'o#ms i$no#ance. A +u''alo is %he s"m+ol 'o# i$no#ance. /o %#ans'o#m i$no#ance, "ou %a)e a +u''alo an! chuc) him in %he#e9 /he sans)#i% s"lla+le 'o# +u''alo is ?o. .n %he space !i#ec%l" in '#on% o' "ou appea#s a +u''alo an! a ?o s%uc) in his #i$h% shoul!e#. /he" all shoul! +e l"in$ on %hei# le'% si!e su+me#$e! in %hese 'lui!s. A !o$, +ecause a !o$ is ve#" mise#l". (ou eve# ,a%ch a !o$ ,i%h a +one< A ve#" up%i$h% animal. So %he Bu!!ha 7a%nasam+hava is !ealin$ ,i%h %he a$$#e$a%e o' 'eelin$s an! also ,i%h mise#liness. So all %he ne$a%ive 'eelin$s, pa#%icula#l" 'eelin$s o' p#i!e an! mise#liness a#e #ela%e! ,i%h 7a%nasam+hava. So %o pu#i'" %ha%, "ou %a)e a s"m+ol o' some%hin$ ,hich is mise#l". So %he" %a)e a !o$. /he s"lla+le o' !o$ is Ku. /hen an elephan%. .% is 'unn", +u% %he" sa" elephan%s a#e ve#" a%%ache!. . am #emin!e! o' %he sa"in$, an elephan% neve# 'o#$e%s9 Wha%eve#. .n %he ,es% "ou have an elephan% an! i% is ma#)e! ,i%h %he sans)#i% see! s"lla+le Da an! s"m+oli*es

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a%%achmen%. .n %he ,es% "ou have %he Bu!!ha Ami%a+ha ,hich is #e! an! in %ha% ,a" is %#ans'o#min$ a%%achmen%. An! %o !o all %ha% in %he s"m+olic 'o#m, "ou %#ans'o#m an elephan%. .n %he no#%h is a ho#se an! %he" a#e consi!e#e! 0ui%e 5ealous. /he no#%h is #ela%e! %o Amo$$asi!!hi. 1e is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he voli%ion a$$#e$a%e an! also #e'e#s %o %he pu#i'ica%ion o' 5ealous". So "ou pu% a ho#se in "ou# inne# o''e#in$ an! "ou s%ic) a 1a ,hich s%an!s 'o# 1a"a$#iva. .n %he cen%e# is a human. /he cen%e# s%an!s 'o# A)sho+h"a ,ho is #ela%e! %o %he pu#i'ica%ion o' consciousness an! his !elusion is an$e#. .n %his, i' ,e loo) a#oun! in %he ,o#l!, one o' %he mos% an$#" %hin$s a#e human +ein$s. 1umans a#e al,a"s $e%%in$ pisse! o'' a% some%hin$9 So "ou %a)e a human +ein$, chuc) him in %he cen%e# o' %he inne# o''e#in$ an! "ou s%ic) =a on him. /ha% is %a)in$ %he 'ive a$$#e$a%es, 'o#m, 'eelin$, pe#cep%ion, %hou$h%s an! consciousness, an! %a)in$ %he p#inciple !elusions #ela%e! ,i%h %hose, i$no#ance, mise#liness, a%%achmen%, 5ealous", an! an$e#, an! %#ans'o#min$ %hem usin$ %he s"m+ols o' a +u''alo, a !o$, an elephan%, a ho#se, an! a man. /ha% inne# o''e#in$ is s"m+olic o' "ou# %#ans'o#ma%ive p#ocess. .% is calle! %he inne# o''e#in$ +ecause i% means %he insi!e $u%s o' "ou. (ou# inne# !elusions. All o' %he ,a" "ou %hin) a+ou% eve#"%hin$. .% is #eall" "ou# alchemical po%. When "ou #ea! alchem", i' "ou $e% in%o %his %he#e a#e !i''e#en% ,a"s o' un!e#s%an!in$ %he inne# o''e#in$. (ou have an ai# ene#$" man!ala, a 'i#e man!ala, a $#a%e, on %op o' %ha% "ou have "ou# vase an! "ou# special in$#e!ien%s, all %ha% is s"m+olic o' ,ha% is $oin$ on insi!e o' "ou. /hen "ou have %he 'ive nec%a#s, 'ive ,a"s o' $ene#a%in$ +liss, #ela%e! ,i%h 'ive 'emale Bu!!ha conso#%s o' %he 'ive male Bu!!has. /he 'ive nec%a#s a#e 'eces, +loo!, semen, ma##o,, an! u#ine. .% 'ills %he s)ull cup an! is %e#me! %he 'ive li$h%s. Consi!e#e! %o +e %he 'ive 5uices in %he +o!", %he nec%a#s #e'e# %o %he +o!hici%%a elemen%, %he 'oo! elemen%s. .n %ha% #e$a#!s %he" #e'e# %o %hem as +ein$ %he li$h%s. So i% is sai! %ha% i' "ou ,o#) ,i%h %he inne# o''e#in$ an! "ou %#ans'o#m "ou#sel', %he 'ive mea%s p#o!uce %he si!!his. /he li$h%s p#o!uces %he cla#i'ica%ion o' %he si!!his. B" pu%%in$ %he 'ive mea%s i% means "ou a#e $oin$ %o %#ans'o#m "ou# +o!" speech an! min! an! %he a$$#e$a%es o' +o!" speech an! min!. :u%%in$ in %he 'ive nec%a#s #e'e#s %o %he cla#i'ica%ion o' %ha%, +ein$ %he li$h%s. .% #e'e#s also %o %he cla#i'ica%ion o' %he po,e#s %ha% "ou #eali*e +" #el"in$ on %he %an%#ic p#ac%ices, al#i$h%< 1ave @4 A1 1&4 s%ac)e! on %op. 4" %eache#s sai! %he @4 is on %he %op, A1 in %he mi!!le an! 1&4 on %he +o%%om. /his comes '#om %he %eachin$s o' Lhun!#up :an!i%a. @%he# %eache#s e3plain i% in #eve#se, %he @4 on %he +o%%om, e%c. . %hin) %his is no% co##ec% +ecause ?eshe Dha#$a"e sai! %ha% hea% '#om %he +oilin$ su+s%ances mel%s %he le%%e#s. .' %ha% ,as %he case, %hen %he 1&4, on %he +o%%om, ,oul! +e %he 'i#s% one %o mel%, an! so on 'o# each le%%e#. .% is 5us% a small poin%, +u% i% 'i%s ,i%h %he le%%e#s ma%chin$ "ou# +o!", speech an! min! a% %he 'o#ehea!, %h#oa% an! hea#% also. 1ave %his massive ene#$" o' ,in!, +lue colo#e!, have a #e! 'i#e %#ian$le, have human hea!s, a +i$ s)ull cup ,i%h %he animals an! nec%a#s, an! @4 A1 1&4 s%ac)e! a+ove %hem. /hen '#om m" hea#%, %he 1&4 emi%s an in%ensive +eam o' li$h%, i% hi%s %he ai# man!ala an! a$i%a%es i%. As %ha% s%a#%s %o vi+#a%e i% +e$ins %o hea% up %he 'i#e. /he 'i#e +la*es, %hen i% s%a#%s %o hea% up %he s)ull cup ,hich is ,hi%e on %he ou%si!e s"m+oli*in$ %he ,hi%e +o!hici%%a ,hich s"m+oli*es +liss, #e! on %he insi!e s"m+oli*in$ voi!ness. /he#e a$ain %he #e! an! ,hi%e +o!hici%%a. /he ai# moves, %he 'i#e 'lames, an! %he in$#e!ien%s mel% an! +oil. 2#om %he %h#ee le%%e#s @4 A1 1&4 li$h% #a"s emi% an! %he" !#a, +ac) %he +lessin$s o' %he Bu!!ha8s +o!" speech an! min!. @4 is ,hi%e colo#e! s"m+oli*in$ +lessin$s o' +o!". 7e! is %he A1 s"m+oli*in$ %he +lessin$s o' speech, 1&4 is +lue an! s"m+oli*es %he +lessin$s o' %he min!. @4 A1 1&4 emi%s li$h% #a"s %o all %he %en !i#ec%ions a%%#ac%in$ all %he ene#$" o' %he Bu!!has, an! %his comes +ac) in%o %he @4 A1 1&4 ,hich +e$in %o vi+#a%e in%ensivel". As %he s)ull cup +u++les an! +oils mo#e an! mo#e, i% mel%s %he le%%e# 1&4 ,hich is #i$h% a+ove i%. B" means o' %he 1&4 %he 'aul%s o' colo#, o!o# an! po%en%iali%" a#e cleanse!. B" means o' %he A1 i% is %#ans'o#me! in%o nec%a#, an! +" means o' %he @4 i% inc#eases an! +ecomes hu$e. /he#e is #ela%ionship in %his %o +o!" speech an! min!. .% is "ou# min! ,hich !isc#imina%es %hin$s as impu#e, u$l" an! no% clean. When "ou see a !ec#epi% pe#son i% is "ou# min! ,hich comes alon$ an! !isc#imina%es, no% nice, u$l", !i#%". 1&4 is %he s"m+ol o' %he min! an! ,ill pu#i'" %he colo# ,hich is %he aspec%. So 1&4 ma)es i% a +eau%i'ul colo# o' me#cu#". @!o# is %he !e'ensive aspec%, ,hen "ou smell i% "ou 'eel #epulse!. An! po%en%iali%" means %ha% i% has lo%s o'

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po,e# no,. /hose a#e calle! %he ne$a%ive !isc#imina%ions o' min! ,hich a#e pu#i'ie!. .' "ou loo) a% %he s)ull cup an! %hin) shi% an! u#ine an! %ha% is +a!, ,hen "ou !o %he inne# o''e#in$, "ou $ive up all o' %ha%. .% is all pu#e an! +ecomes clea#, %he" sa" i% li%e#all" +ecomes %he colo# o' me#cu#" an! is pu#i'ie! o' all %he 'aul%s o' colo#, o!o# an! po%en%iali%". A1. /his s%an!s 'o# speech. @' all %he nec%a#s in %he ,o#l!, +eau%i'ul speech is %he $#ea%es% nec%a#. .% is li)e a +eau%i'ul voice, ,hen "ou lis%en %o i%, "ou 'eel ,on!e#'ul. ;ven mo#e so %he nec%a# o' %he Bu!!ha8s %eachin$s, un+elieva+le +liss 'o# "ou# min! +ecause i% is li+e#a%in$, is %eachin$ "ou a+ou% li+e#a%ion. So A1 ,hich is %he s"lla+le 'o# speech %u#ns %hin$s in%o nec%a# an! i%8s s"m+olic meanin$ is %he nec%a# o' all o' %he ,on!e#'ul am+#osia "ou can %a)e '#om %a)in$ %he %eachin$s. S"m+olic 'o# %he nec%a# o' %he !ha#ma %eachin$s, ,e ac%uall" have a nec%a# 'lui! in %he space +e'o#e us %he colo# o' me#cu#". @4 is s"m+olic o' %he +o!" o' %he Bu!!has, comple%el" unlimi%e!. A% %his pa#%icula# momen% 'ive million Bu!!has coul! mani'es% in %his #oom in %he 'ou# !i''e#en% co#ne#s in a million !i''e#en% aspec%s an! all %ha% coul! +e '#om one Bu!!ha, '#om his min! !oin$ %ha%9 /he Bu!!ha has no limi%a%ion on 'o#m. Because @4 is s"m+olic o' %he Bu!!ha8s hol" 'o#m, i% means %ha% ,hen @4 +lesses some%hin$, i% inc#eases i% %o +ecome hu$e. /he 1&4 %hen slo,l" spins in a cloc),ise !i#ec%ion se%%lin$ in%o %he su+s%ances pu#i'"in$ all o' %he colo#, o!o# an! po%en%iali%". .% %u#ns %he colo# o' me#cu#". A1 ma)es i% a nec%a# me#cu#". An! @4 $oes in%o i% an! i% +ecomes ine3haus%i+le. =o ma%%e# ho, man" o''e#in$s "ou ma)e o' %he inne# o''e#in$ "ou can neve# e3haus% i% +ecause i% is +lesse! ,i%h @4 A1 1&4 @4 A1 1&4 @4 A1 1&4 @4 A1 1&4 /he ,hole o''e#in$ is in %ha%. /ha% is ,h" "ou !o i% %o %ha%. 2o# e3ample ,ha% "ou shoul! !o is visuali*e %he 'oo! in '#on% o' "ou. (ou shoul! !o %he ,hole inne# o''e#in$ an! %hen "ou $o @4 A1 1&4. Bo!" speech an! min! +lesses %hin$s. (ou sa" i% %h#ee %imes %o #eall" ma)e an imp#in%. (ou sa" i% %o %h#ee %imes, %he 'i#s% %ime i% pu#i'ies li$h%l", %he secon! %ime i% pu#i'ies mi!!lin$ an! %he %hi#! %ime i% #eall" pu#i'ies i% %o%all". (ou en! up ,i%h %his p#is%ine nec%a# in "ou# s)ull cap ,hich is a+solu%e +liss an! am+#osia. /he cause o' #emovin$ all illnesses, i% can sen! !emons o# !o e3o#cisms, i% is hol" ,a%e# in Bu!!hism. /ha% is %he inne# o''e#in$. Wi%h %his mos% ,on!e#'ul hol" ,a%e# is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' "ou# min!. /ha% is ,ha% %he inne# o''e#in$ is, %he pu#i'ica%ion o' ou# o#!ina#" mun!ane min! ,i%h all o' i%8s mun!ane i$no#ance, mise#liness, a%%achmen%, 5ealous", an$e#, an! %#ans'o#me! in%o a !ivine nec%a# ,hich is +liss 'o# all sen%ien% +ein$s. So ,hen "ou !o %he inne# o''e#in$ "ou shoul! %hin) %ha% . am %#ans'o#min$ m"sel' insi!e. /ha% is %he inne# alchem". . no#mall" %hen pu% i% ove# %o %he si!e. Do %he inne# o''e#in$ 'i#s% %o ma)e %he +lessin$ 'lui! ,hich can pu#i'" eve#"%hin$ else. 2o# e3ample, i' "ou !o a +i$ #e%#ea%, "ou c#ea%e "ou# inne# o''e#in$ an! $o a#oun! %he place o' "ou# #e%#ea% an! sp#in)le %he ,a%e# an! i% pu#i'ies i%. /his ,a%e# pu#i'ies ne$a%ivi%". /ha% is ,ha% is %o +e un!e#s%oo!. 2i#s% "ou a#ise as (aman%a)a an! $e% some hol" ,a%e# $oin$. /hen i' ,e ha! %he al%e# p#ope#l" se% up ,e ,oul! pu% o''e#in$ +o,ls on %he#e ,i%h nec%a#. .n ou# me!i%a%ions "ou can se% up an al%a# +e'o#e "ou !o "ou# me!i%a%ion o# 5us% visuali*e i%. /hen no, %ha% "ou have a hol" ,a%e#, %he secon! %ime "ou have %o $ene#a%e %he o''e#in$s su+s%ances %o +e a+le %o o''e# %o %he Bu!!has an! such %ha% "ou invi%e a#oun! "ou. =o, "ou have some%hin$ %o a!! %o %he li$h% #a"s %ha% come ou%, %his +i$ s)ull cup coo)in$ %he#e 'ull o' me#cu#". /his %ime %a)e "ou# le'% han! an! use "ou# #in$ 'in$e# an! @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/, an! a!! %o %he li$h% #a"s %ha% come ou% o' "ou# hea#% hol" ,a%e# %ha% !ispells all ne$a%ivi%", p#incipall" o' %hin)in$ "ou#sel' as +ein$ a sel' e3is%en% sen%ien% +ein$, +u% also all o%he# aspec%s o' ne$a%ivi%" %ha% mi$h% +e han$in$ a#oun!. A$ain "ou have a pu#e envi#onmen%. =o, '#om ,i%hin %his pu#e envi#onmen%, "ou $o @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD1@ 1A4. A$ain "ou #ea''i#m all phenomena a#e voi!, all phenomena a#e pe#'ec%l" pu#e in na%u#e o' voi!ness an! so am .. @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD1@ 1A4 /he ac%ion man%#a pu#i'ies ne$a%ivi%". /hen %he sun"a%a man%#a pu#i'ies %he concep% %ha% eve#"%hin$ is in!epen!en%.

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;ve#"%hin$ +ecomes voi!. 2#om A18s come +#oa! e3%ensive s)ull cups insi!e o' ,hich a#e 1&4s. /he 1&4s mel% an! +ecome ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, coolin$ ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%, pe#'umes, 'lo,e#s, incense li$h% 'oo! an! music. B" na%u#e %he" a#e +liss an! voi!nessA in aspec% %he" a#e %he o''e#in$ su+s%ances. /hei# 'unc%ion is %o con'e# !is%in$uishe!, uncon%amina%e! +liss as o+5ec%s %o +e en5o"e! +" %he si3 senses. @4 A7?1A4 A1 1&4 @4 :AD(A4 A1 1&4 @4 ?1A=D; A1 1&4 @4 :&S1:; A1 1&4 @4 D1&:; A= 1&4 @4 AL@K; A1 1&4 @4 =A.V.D(A A1 1&4 @4 S1ABDA A= 1&4 (ou a#e +lessin$ %he ou%e# o+5ec%s. We sa" in ?u"asama5a "ou have male !ei%" in "ou# e"e an! 'emale !ei%" as +ein$ %he 'o#ms. So ,i%h %his also "ou have $o% %o $ive up mun!ane %hou$h%s an! le% all o' %he phenomena o' e"e, ea#, nose %on$ue an! +o!" +e as (aman%a)a8s en5o"men%s. .%8s +lissHvoi!ness. ;ve#"%hin$ is +liss an! voi!ness no,. =o ma%%e# ,ha% "ou !o i%8s +liss voi!ness. Al%hou$h "ou a#e onl" $ene#a%in$ ei$h% o''e#in$s in %he space +e'o#e "ou, %he" sa" have +an)s o' ei$h% $oin$ +ac) miles. 1ave a lo% o' %hem. 1ave ano%he# couple se%s ove# %he#e an! %he#e an! so on. @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ 1ave %his +i$ clea# space. @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD1@ 1A4 @u% o' %he voi!ness appea#s massive #o,s o' A1 ,hich +ecome s)ull cups. A$ain ,hi%e +liss on %he ou%si!e an! #e! on %he insi!e voi!ness. .n %he cen%e# o' %hem comes 1&4, %ha% +lue 1&4 mel%s an! +ecomes %he o''e#in$ su+s%ances. /hese ,#a%h'ul o''e#in$s a#e no% o#!ina#" ,a%e# an! so on 'o# %he" a#e all heav" !u%" (aman%a)a o''e#in$s. /he" $ene#a%e +liss an! $ive "ou ,on!e#'ul en5o"men%. /he" ma)e "ou a li%%le close# %o #eali%". Bloo! means, le%8s $e% #eal9 . am +lee!in$ #i$h% no,9 /ha% is ho, "ou #ela%e %o "ou# o,n +loo!9 Wa%e# 'o# %he mou%h an! ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee% is +loo!9 /he (aman%a)a !#in)s +loo!9 1e is #eal heav" !u%" an! splashes a#oun! in +loo! +ecause he is al,a"s !isem+o,elin$ s%upi! !elusions. 1e is !isem+o,elin$ i$no#ance. :e#'ume is human $#ease, +loo!, o# human 'lui!s. .ncense is +u#nin$ human 'a%. (ou $e% a p#e%%" ho##i+le s%ench9 2lo,e#s a#e sense o#$ans +ecause %he" +lossom 'o#%h an! %he" vie, %he ,o#l!9 .n Asia %he" call %he e"es, ea#s, nose, %on$ue an! +o!" %he 'lo,e#s o' ou# e3is%ence +ecause %he" le% us en5o" %he nec%a# o' %he ,o#l! a#oun! us9 Li$h% is a lamp o' human $#ease. /he enemies o' %he !ha#ma, %he +loo! o' %he enemies o' %he !ha#ma a#e all in %hese %hin$s. /he #eal enemies o' %he !ha#ma a#e !elusions. So visuali*e i' "ou have an$e#, %a)e an$e# ou% o' "ou an! )ill i%, chop i% all up an! pou# i%8s +loo! in %he#e9 /he enemies o' %he !ha#ma a#e %he !elusions ,hich ,e have insi!e o' ou#sel' an! %he" a#e ma!e %o pe#soni'" as ce#%ain people. 2oo! is chun)s o' human 'lesh. /he music is ma!e '#om a human %hi$h +one o# %,o s)ulls, one '#om a vi#$in +o" an! %he o%he# '#om a vi#$in $i#l, +ac) %o +ac) s%#e%che! ,i%h human s)in %o ma)e a !#um. &sin$ +i%s o' +one, "ou +ea% %he music o' impe#manence. /ha% all li'e is impe#manen%. /his is seen as +ein$ masculine an! 'eminine, me%ho! an! ,is!om in union. .n o#!ina#" su%#a p#ac%ice "ou ,oul! !o a me!i%a%ion on voi!ness, la%e# a me!i%a%ion on love, +u% neve# voi!ness an! love %o$e%he#. Whe#eas in %he %an%#ic p#ac%ice "ou !o. Al,a"s have +liss an! voi!ness, me%ho! an! ,is!om al,a"s in union. So in %he !#um, %he !ou+le )noc)e#s a#e hi%%in$ +o%h me%ho! an! ,is!om a% %he same %ime9 /his is calle! %he soun! o' +liss an! %e#me! %he mee%in$ o' %he %,o se3 o#$ans. 4a)e +liss s"m+olic o' ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. @n %he ul%ima%e #ealm no%hin$ is sel' e3is%en%, in %his sense ,e ,ill %a)e i% as 'o#m appea#in$ in aspec% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou have %he a''i#ma%ion -. am heav" !u%" an! ,ill no% pu% up ,i%h !elusions an" mo#e9- 1ave all %hose o''e#in$s. (ou have i!en%i'ie! %hem usin$ %he sans)#i% names 'o# ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, 'ee%, pe#'umes li$h% an! music. @4 A1 1&4 +lesses %hem so %he" +ecome consec#a%e!. @4 ma)es i% e3pansive, A1 ma)es i% nec%a#, 1&4 pu#i'ies %he colo# an! po%en%ial o' i%. /hen "ou #in$ %he +ell. /he#e a#e 'ou# levels o' o''e#in$s. @u%e# o''e#in$s, %hin$s 'o# %he sense o#$ans %o en5o". .nne# o''e#in$s, %#ans'o#ma%ions o' !elusion. Sec#e% o''e#in$s, %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness, an! ul%ima%e o''e#in$s ,hich is %he

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voi!ness i%sel', as much as "ou un!e#s%an! voi!ness. So %hese a#e %he 'ou# levels o' o''e#in$s ,hich "ou al,a"s ma)e in %an%#ic sa!hanas. =o, "ou have %,o o' %hem !o,n. /he ou%e# an! inne# o''e#in$s 'inishe!. Chap%e# D /he no#mal p#ac%ices ,hich +#in$ one %o enli$h%enmen% a#e lon$ an! %a)e man" li'e%imes. /he#e'o#e %o have %he oppo#%uni%" %o #el" on a ve#" spee!" me%ho! is o' $#ea% $oo! 'o#%une. .n %his ,a" ,e shoul! #e5oice %ha% ,e have $#ea% me#i% %o +e a+le %o #eceive such %eachin$s, an! ,e shoul! i!en%i'" ,i%h a pu#e mo%iva%ion o' ,an%in$ %o +e a+le %o %#ul" +ene'i% o%he#s. 2#om a hea#% 'el% 'eelin$ o' #eali*in$ %ha% all sen%ien% +ein$s a#e e0ual %o m"sel' in ,an%in$ happiness an! no% ,an%in$ su''e#in$, %hen ,e in ou#selves shoul! sa", ma" . +ecome mo#e #eali*e!, mi$h% . +ecome 'ull" #eali*e! %o +e o' +ene'i% o%he#s. Wi%h %his in %hou$h% ,e shoul! 'i#s% %a)e #e'u$e, !o %he man!ala o''e#in$s, an! %hen %he succession p#a"e#. So a% %his %ime %hen, con%inuin$ ,i%h %he %eachin$s on (aman%a)a, each one o' "ou shoul! have an i!en%i'ica%ion ,i%h %he !ei%" o' (aman%a)a an! %o a#ise in %he aspec% o' (aman%a)a %he#e is a p#ocess %ha% "ou $o %h#ou$h. .' "ou 'ollo, ,i%h %he %eachin$s, in %he space a+ove "ou %he#e ,e#e %he succession $u#us s%ac)e! on %op %he o%he#. ?oin$ a+ove "ou in a si*e %ha% is convenien% 'o# "ou# o,n visuali*a%ion, "ou have %he up,a#! s%ac)s o' %he !ei%ies. As "ou sa" %he linea$e p#a"e# %he !ei%ies a+ove a+so#+ in%o %he ne3% +elo,. So a% %he s%a#% o' %he linea$e is %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava, a ,#a%h'ul mani'es%a%ion o' 4an5ush#i ,ho appea#e! in %he ,o#l!... mani'es%in$ !o,n %o %h#ou$h %he linea$e %o Lin$ 7inpoche %o me. 2o# convenience in visuali*in$ %he $u#us, usin$ %he simple 'o#m o' (aman%a)a, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, ,i%h a $#ea% mass o' li$h% an! ene#$" all a#oun! %he +o!" an! 'ull" mani'es%e! 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s, in a ,#a%h'ul aspec% 'o# 'o# all %hose !i''icul% %o %ame. /he las% o' %he $u#us a+so#+s in%o "ou an! "ou have ,ha% is %e#me! ins%an%aneous a#isal. Wi%h a pu#e hea#% "ou o''e# p#a"e#s 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s an! "ou comple%el" !issolve in%o voi!ness. .n "ou# min! shoul! a#ise %he conscious e3pe#ience o' clea# space an! %he #e'lec%ion %ha% all phenomenon a#e no% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. =o phenomena can a#ise on i%8s o,n, so %he#e'o#e 5us% as in m" min! appea#s in %he aspec% o' %he $#ea% vacui%" o' space, so ac%uall" all phenomena a#e o' one %as%e in %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". /his ul%ima%e s%a%e appea#in$ in %he aspec% o' clea# li$h% an! clea# space is m" hol" min!. /his is %he Dha#ma)a"a o' %he Bu!!has. /his is .. So "ou have "ou# 'i#s% i!en%i'ica%ion as appea#in$ in %he !ivine consciousness o' %he Bu!!ha, havin$ no 'o#m ,ha%soeve#. As onl" o%he# Bu!!ha8s can see "ou, "ou a#e no% o' much +ene'i%. Bein$ enli$h%ene!, an! all o%he# Bu!!has also in an enli$h%ene! s%a%e, %he#e is no nee! 'o# %eachin$. /he#e is 5us% omniscien% consciousness. /he#e'o#e %he#e is no +ene'i% 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. So ,i%h a hea#% o' compassion %he Bu!!has mani'es% an! so "ou ,ill also mani'es%. 2eelin$ ,a#m%h an! love, allo, %ha% %o mani'es% as a +lue sha'% o' li$h% one cu+i% lon$, an! clea#. (ou# min! an! %ha% +lue sha'% o' li$h% a#e one. As "ou a#ise in %ha% +lue sha'% o' li$h%, i!en%i'" . am a pu#e Sam+ho$a)a"a, %he +o!" o' %he en5o"men% o' all %he Bu!!has, an! %o %his 'o#m hi$h level Bo!hisa%%vas can #ela%e an! #eceive %eachin$s. (ou a#e o' some +ene'i% %o some sen%ien% +ein$s. Bu% s%ill %he ha#! %o %ame an! !i''icul% sen%ien% +ein$s a#e s%ill no% %ouche! o# #eache!. /he#e'o#e ,i%h $#ea%e# love an! compassion "ou a$ain mani'es%, %his %ime as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'o#m o' (aman%a)a havin$ a +o!" ,hich is +lue +lac) in colo#, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms. (ou a#e ve#" ,#a%h'ul an! have 'lames an! 'i#e mani'es%in$ a#oun! "ou# +o!". (ou have ,#in)les o' ,#a%h on "ou# +#o,, an! "ou# mou%h is open ,i%h $#ea% 'an$s sho,in$. (ou have an in%ensive +ein$. .n "ou# #i$h% han! "ou hol! a cleave# ,hich cu%s !elusions an! in "ou# le'% a#e %he !elusions ,hich "ou can visuali*e in %he 'o#m o' a s)ull cup 'ull o' +loo! an! in%es%ines, meanin$ "ou have $u%%e! #eali%". (ou have $u%%e! samsa#a an! #eali*in$ "ou can en5o" %he nec%a# o' %ha%9 .n %his ,a" mani'es%in$ %he 'ull 'o#m o' %he =i#mana)a"a, %he +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion, "ou a#e in %he posi%ion %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. =o% onl" ve#" peace'ul an! eas" %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s +u% %he ve#" #o%%en nas%" sen%ien% +ein$s. Sen%ien% +ein$s ,i%h ve#" heav" !elusion, %hose ve#" !i''icul% %o %al) %o a+ou% spi#i%uali%". 2o# %he +ene'i% o' %hem "ou

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shoul! i!en%i'", -. am %he mani'es%a%ion o' 4an5ush#i, 'o# %he +ene'i% o' %hose !i''icul% %o %ame sen%ien% +ein$s, . am appea#in$ in %he aspec% o' (aman%a)a.(ou# !ivine +o!" is li$h% ene#$" +o!". .n %he cen%e# o' "ou# ches% is a #e! sun !is) ,hich s"m+oli*es %he sea% 'o# "ou# hol" min! upon ,hich is %he s"lla+le 1&4 ,hich s"m+oli*es "ou# hol" min!, %he hol" min! o' all o' %he Bu!!has. Appea#in$ in %he aspec% o' %he $u#u 1&4. /o +e a+le %o #eali*e %ha% ,e a#e (aman%a)a, %he#e a#e p#inciples %ha% ,e #el" on. /o i!en%i'" %he va5#a an! +ell, an! ,ha% %he" s"m+oli*e. /he va5#a is me%ho! an! %he +ell is ,is!om. /he !e'ini%ion o' me%ho! in %he hi$hes% %an%#a, "ou a#ise in pe#'ec% +liss. 2#om allo,in$ a ve#" +liss'ul level o' consciousness %o a#ise "ou can pe#ceive mo#e clea#l" an! su+%l" %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". (ou# min! can have a !i#ec% pe#cep%ion o' %he Dha#ma)a"a. /he %echni0ue u%ili*e! is %he #ise o' $#ea% +liss. /ha% is me%ho! an! is s"m+oli*e! +" %he va5#a. /he +ell s"m+oli*es ,is!om. Jus% as all phenomena a#e emp%" o' sel' e3is%ence o# a#e vi+#a%in$, so also %he +ell. /he vi+#a%ion %ha% i% se%s up, s"m+oli*es %ha% all %he phenomenal unive#se an! "ou#sel' a#e a vi+#a%in$ en%i%". /his is %he ,is!om. So "ou have +liss an! %he #eali*a%ion %o ,ha%eve# e3%en% "ou have i%, %ha% all %he phenomenal unive#se is vi+#a%in$, an! is in %he na%u#e o' in%e#!epen!ence. .% is no% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. All phenomena a#e in%e# #ela%e!, in%e#connec%e!, a#e vi+#a%in$ masses o' ene#$". So %his is %he s"m+olo$" o' hol!in$ %he va5#a o' $#ea% +liss an! %he +ell o' %he %echni0ue o' #eali*in$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%". /hen "ou s%a%e %ha% ,i%h %he man%#as. Jus% as all %he Bu!!has have #elie! on %he ,is!om o' %he $#ea% va5#a, so also ,ill . hol! %his va5#a. Va5#asa%%va an! compan", ma" %he" +e +liss'ul +ecause . am i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h %he $#ea% %an%#ic %echni0ue o' %he va5#a an! +ell o' +liss an! voi!ness. 1A 1A 1A 1@ 1@ 1@ sa"in$ %his . have %he $#ea% 5o", %he in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a +o!", va5#a speech an! va5#a min!. /hen "ou sa" a p#a"e# an! move %he va5#a in a cloc),ise !i#ec%ion ,hich is sa"in$ all %he !ha#mas a#e spinnin$, an! 5us% as . spin %his va5#a mi$h% . +#in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s %o li+e#a%ion ,i%h %he va5#a %echni0ue. /o a''i#m %ha% all phenomena a#e vi+#a%in$ "ou sa" %he man%#a o' %he +ell, meanin$ %ha% all phenomena is vi+#a%in$, is ve#" vi+#a%in$, is e3%#emel" vi+#a%in$, an! %ha% is %he na%u#e also o' all %he Bu!!ha8s pu#e 'iel!s. /his ,is!om is %he na%u#e o' Va5#asa%%va an! %ha% also . am i!en%i'ie! ,i%h. /hen "ou move in%o +lessin$ %he inne# o''e#in$s an! %he ou%e# o''e#in$s. /he inne# o''e#in$s means . am %#ans'o#min$ all o' m" !elusions ,hich a#e appea#in$ in %he s"m+ols o' %hese va#ious animals an! 'lui!s. (ou $ene#a%e %he elemen% man!alas, %hen a $#a%e o' human hea!s, an up#i$h% s)ull cup, insi!e o' %ha% a#e $ene#a%e! %he 'ive mea%s an! %he 'ive nec%a#s. /hen li$h% #a"s '#om "ou# hea#% s%#i)es %he ,in! man!ala ,hich moves an! 'ans %he +la*e. /he s)ull cup8s in$#e!ien%s +oil, an! as %he in$#e!ien%s %u#n 'lui!, %he %h#ee S"lla+les a+ove i% emi% li$h% #a"s an! !#a, +ac) va5#a +o!", speech an! min! o' %he Bu!!has. /he 1&4, s"m+olic o' %he va5#a min!, pu#i'ies all o' %he impu#i%ies. A1, %he hol" speech o' %he Bu!!has, consi!e#e! as nec%a# li+e#a%in$ +ein$s '#om su''e#in$, a%%achmen% an! +ein$ ve#" hun$ up a+ou% #eali%". A1 %hen 'alls in%o %he s)ull cup an! ci#cula%es %h#ee %imes, each %ime mel%in$ mo#e an! mo#e. .n %he %hi#! spin i% !isappea#s an! %u#ns %he 'lui! in%o %he colo# o' 0uic)silve# an! +ecomes a $#ea% ocean o' nec%a#. .% is s%ill e3haus%i+le, so %he#e'o#e %he va5#a +o!" o' %he Bu!!has is invo)e! ,i%h %he s"lla+le @4. /ha% %hen 'alls in%o %he s)ull cup an! ci#cles %h#ee %imes an! mi3es ,i%h %he su+s%ances an! i% +ecomes ine3haus%i+le. A% %his poin% i% has $#ea% %an%#ic po,e#. @ne can consec#a%e %he inne# o''e#in$ an! pe#'o#m $#ea% mi#acles ,i%h i%. Sa" @4 A1 1&4 %h#ee %imes. /o ma)e o''e#in$s %o %he Bu!!has, one %hen $ene#a%es %he o''e#in$s. We shoul! ac%uall" have a con%aine# %o $ene#a%e %he ou%e# o''e#in$s in. 2i#s% pu#i'" %he space in '#on% o' "ou ,i%h %he ac%ion man%#a visuali*in$ $#ea% masses o' li$h% #a"s +la*in$ ou% an! pu#i'"in$ all o' %he ne$a%ive spi#i%s an! an" ne$a%ivi%" ,hich mi$h% e3is%. =e3% #eci%e %he sun"a%a man%#a ,hich means 5us% as %he phenomenal unive#se is 'ull" in%e#!epen!en%, so am .. Allo, "ou#sel' %he emo%ional #esponse o' comple%el" me#$in$ ,i%h %he unive#se a#oun! "ou. (ou a#e no% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%, "ou a#e 'ull" a

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pa#% o' %he unive#se. (ou a#e (aman%a)a. So "ou a#e $ivin$ !ivine ene#$" in%o %he unive#se a#oun! "ou, a ve#" po,e#'ul ene#$". .% is ve#" +liss'ul %o )no, %ha% "ou a#e (aman%a)a. All +ecomes voi!. 2#om %he voi!ness a#ises A1s '#om ,hich +ecome s)ull cups. ?ene#a%e man" #o,s o' %hem $oin$ all %h#ou$h space. .nsi!e appea#s +lue 1&4s ,hich mel% an! +ecomes %he o''e#in$ su+s%ances. =o% o#!ina#" su+s%ances +u% su+s%ances a#isin$ '#om p#is%ine a,a#eness an! un!e#s%an!in$ %he voi!ness o' all phenomena, un!e#s%an!in$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' all #eali%". 2#om havin$ %ha% #eali*a%ion, "ou can $ene#a%e %he pu#es% o' +liss'ul e3pe#iences. (ou a#e no% con%amina%e!, meanin$ %he $ene#a%e! +liss '#om %hese o''e#in$s !oes no% $ene#a%e a%%achmen%. 7a%he#, i% $ene#a%es %he #eali*a%ion o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", %he#e'o#e i% is %he hi$hes% +liss. /he +liss ,hich $ives li+e#a%ion9 /hen "ou i!en%i'" %he o''e#in$s an! sa" %he man%#a. @4 ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, e%c, @4 A1 1&4. (ou +less %hem in %,o ,a"s. (ou +less %hem ,i%h %he @4 A1 1&4, an! "ou +less %hem also ,i%h %he po,e# o' %he visuali*a%ion. /ha% +#in$s us %o %he p#esen% posi%ion in %he sa!hana. /oni$h% . ,an% %o !eal ,i%h !ivine p#i!e. (ou a#e i!en%i'"in$ "ou#sel' as +ein$ %he !ivini%", as +ein$ (aman%a)a ,hich is special ene#$". .% is no% 5us% an" Bu!!ha li)e Avalo)e%esva#a, ,ho is ve#" +eau%i'ul pu#e an! ,hi%e, is ve#" peace'ul, an! ,on!e#'ul ene#$" 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. 4an5ush#i appea#s as ve#" "ou%h'ul an! ,i%h a $ol!en colo#e! ene#$". ;ven Bu!!ha himsel' appea#s as a ve#" $ol!en colo#e! ene#$". /hese a#e ve#" passive #e'lec%ions o' %he Bu!!has an! a#e ve#" +eau%i'ul. 1o,eve# %he#e a#e some sen%ien% +ein$s in %he ,o#l! ,hich a#e ve#" coa#se, ve#" %hic) ,i%h !elusions. 2o# %hem %hen, i% is ve#" impo#%an% %o +e a ,#a%h'ul an! in%ensive cha#ac%e#. (ou can come alon$ an! help %hem also %o,a#! enli$h%enmen%. (aman%a)a has a ve#" special ene#$" +ecause he is mani'es%e! 'o# %he +ene'i% o' %hose ve#" !i''icul% %o %ame sen%ien% +ein$s. /he#e'o#e his aspec% is even mo#e compassiona%e. (ou shoul! #e'lec% on %ha%9 (aman%a)a is ve#" +liss'ul. Secon!l", he is an e3%#a special ,is!om mani'es%a%ion 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. So i% is impo#%an% %o $o %h#ou$h %he phase o' 'i#s% i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h %he clea# li$h%, an! sa"in$ -/his is me9 ., Dha#ma)a"a. . %he +o!" o' %#u%h9 . am omniscien% consciousness Bu!!ha.- (ou allo, "ou#sel' %o s%a" in %ha%. Ve#" peace'ull", ve#" calml". /hen, #e'lec% %ha% -7i$h% no,, . am +lisse! #i$h% ou%9 . am %he omniscien% consciousness. Bu% . #eall" can8% !o a lo% 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s.- So in "ou# hea#% %he#e has %o +e %ha% #e'lec%ion o' ,a#m%h. /ha% %hen mani'es%s a +lue sha'% o' li$h%. .% is one cu+i% hi$h an! is %he %hic)ness o' ,ha%eve# seems convenien% 'o# "ou. Also, "ou shoul! no% have i% in '#on% o' "ou +u% in %he ve#" place ,he#e "ou a#e. 7eall" "ou a#e Dha#ma)a"a. (ou a#e 'o#mless as s%#ai$h% omniscien% min!. Bu% "ou allo, %o a#ise a +lue sha'% o' li$h%, an! ma)in$ "ou# min! one ,i%h %ha%, sa" -. am %he +lue sha'% o' li$h%. . am Sam+ho$a)a"a. . am %he mani'es%a%ion 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s.- /he +o!" o' en5o"men%. /his is pu#e as%#al 'o#m appea#in$ me#el" in %he aspec% o' a +lue li$h%. /his can onl" #each hi$h level Bo!hisa%%vas, %hose on %he seven%h, ei$h%, nin%h an! %en%h levels so onl" a ve#" hi$h level +o!hisa%%va can pe#ceive %his hol" mani'es%a%ion. (ou can $ive %eachin$s 'o# %hem a% %ha% %ime %hen, ,ha%eve# seems app#op#ia%e. /his is ve#" $oo!. Bu% "ou can have a !eepe# compassion sa"in$, -/he#e a#e so man" sen%ien% +ein$s %ha% have no% +een accesse!, no% +een e3pose! %o %he %eachin$s, an! %he" su''e# so much9- /hei# min!s a#e clou!e! ,i%h !elusions, comple%el" %hin)in$ %he" a#e sel' e3is%en% an! %ha% %he" a#e neve# $oin$ %o !ie9 /he" #eall" su''e# 'o# %ha%9 /he" c#ea%e inc#e!i+le empi#es ,i%h %he %hou$h% %ha% %hese u%opias a#e $oin$ %o +e a#oun! 'o# a ve#" lon$ %ime. /he #eali%" is %ha% %he" a#e $oin$ %o !ie. So %he" have %he su''e#in$ o' +ein$ unconscious o' !ea%h an! impe#manence. /he" have even %he $#ea%e# su''e#in$ o' +elievin$ %hemselves %o +e a %#ul" e3is%en% en%i%". /he" ac%uall" %hen $o an! s0uan!e# %he envi#onmen%9 /he" !o all so#%s o' evil %hin$s. .n %ha% ,a" %he" have a ho##i+le i$no#ance. So 'o# %hem, i% ,oul! +e so ,on!e#'ul i' "ou coul! move %hei# min!s. /ha% ,oul! +e an inc#e!i+le +lessin$ 'o# %hose +ein$s. So ,i%h %ha% in min!, !eci!e %ha% -. am $oin$ %o mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s.- Because a% %his %ime sen%ien% +ein$8s !elusions a#e ve#" s%#on$, an! +ecause %hei# a''lic%ions a#e ve#" coa#se, "ou have %o +e an in%ensive cha#ac%e# a+le %o han!le ve#" in%ensive !elusion ene#$" a#oun! "ou. Li)e heav" a%%achmen% p#o5ec%e! on "ou9 1eav" an$e#. All %he nas%" ene#$ies. (ou have %o +e a+le %o !eal ,i%h i%. /o !o %ha% "ou nee! a special +ein$. =o% a peace'ul

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+ein$, +u% a ve#" po,e#'ul +ein$. A +ein$ ,hich has no p#o+lems, %he ul%ima%e so#% o' heav" !u!e. 1e can han!le an"%hin$. Wi%h "ou# compassion "ou mani'es% as (aman%a)a, one 'ace, %,o a#ms. (ou have a +lue +lac) +o!". (ou shoul! visuali*e ve#" !eep +lue +lac) in %he na%u#e o' li$h% so "ou can see %he con%ou# o' %he muscles o' %he +o!". (ou have a +i$ heav" !u%" +o!" as clea# li$h% ene#$". Bu% i% is shin" +lue +lac) ene#$". Ve#" in%ensive. Ve#" po,e#'ul. =o one is $oin$ %o hassle "ou. (ou a#e %oo +i$9 /oo in%ensive9 (ou# 'in$e#nails a#e ve#" #e!, s%#on$, an! ve#" poin%e!. /he" a#e li)e %alons. .% is sai! %ha% %he po,e# o' "ou# +o!" is so $#ea%, i' "ou ,en% up %o a hu$e piece o' s%eel, "ou pu% one 'in$e# nail %o i% "ou ,oul! %ea# i% in hal'. (ou shoul! %hin) o' "ou#sel' as havin$ such an inc#e!i+l" in%ensive po,e#'ul +o!", %he 'in$e# nails a#e li)e i#on hoo)s an! all %he ene#$" o' samsa#a has no po,e# a$ains% even one 'in$e# nail. Al%hou$h "ou a#e appea#in$ +lue +lac), %he#e is an elec%#ic ,hi%e li$h% ene#$" ove# "ou# +o!" ,hich is %he po,e# o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. Li)e %he c#ea%u#es in Cocoon9 Whi%e li$h% ene#$" +o!" +liss a#oun!. So "ou# 'in$e# nails an! %oe nails a#e li)e i#on hoo)s. 7e!. :o,e#'ul. Can %ea# even %he mos% po,e#'ul s%eel apa#%. (ou have ve#" %hic) s%#on$ po,e#'ul han!s. @n "ou# ,#is%s a#e a se% o' %,o +an!s o' human +ones in%e#c#osse! meanin$ li'e is impe#manen%. 1avin$ 'ull" #eali*e! impe#manence (aman%a)a ,ea#s %ha% #eali*a%ion as a!o#nmen%. 1e also has a#mle%s on his a#ms. @n his hea! is a c#o,n ,i%h a cen%#al hu+, ei$h% spo)es o' li%%le human +ones, an! %hen a la#$e# #in$ o' +one. @n %he 'ive poin%s %o i%8s '#on%, %hose ove# %he ea#s, %emples, an! %he cen%e# o' %he 'o#ehea!, a#e 'ive ve#" ,#a%h'ul s)ulls. =o% peace'ul !ea! s)ulls, +u% ,#a%h'ul s)ulls havin$ %,o +u#nin$ li%%le e"es. (ou can have li%%le ,isps o' 'lame comin$ ou% o' %he 5a,s. /he s)ull in %he cen%e# is +lue 'o# Vai#ochana, %he p#inciple Bu!!ha o' %his pa#%icula# 'amil". /o %he #i$h% si!e ,hi%e, %o %he le'% si!e "ello,. @ve# %he #i$h% ea# #e!, an! ove# %he le'% ea# $#een, s%an!in$ 'o# %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies ,hich a#e "ou# c#o,n. /he meanin$ is, "ou# ph"sical +o!" is no% a mun!ane o#!ina#" +o!". (ou# ph"sical +o!" is a !ivine +o!". When "ou %oo) %he ini%ia%ion, i% ,as #eveale! %o "ou %ha% "ou# +o!" is a !ivine +o!" an! "ou# a$$#e$a%es o' 'o#m, 'eelin$, pe#cep%ion, %hou$h%s, an! consciousness a#e all pu#e Bu!!hasA Vai#ochana, 7a%nasam+hava, Ami%a+ha, Amo$asi!!hi an! A)sho+h"a. /hese 'ive Bu!!has a#e "ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es an! '#om no, on '#om havin$ #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion, "ou shoul! i!en%i'" ,i%h %hese 'ive Bu!!has. /ha% is %he 'ive c#o,ns. Ac%uall" %he#e is sai! %o +e a se% o' 5e,els in %he cen%e# o' %he hu+. (ou# hai# is o#an$e #e! an! 'lames up,a#!s unhin!e#e! %h#ou$h %he va#ious spo)es ve#" vi+#an%l" an! ene#$i*e!. /he hai# #isin$ up in %he ai# s"m+oli*es %ha% -. am 'ull" li+e#a%e!. /he ve#" s)in o' m" scalp is 'ull" ene#$i*e!. 4" +#ain is 'ull" 'unc%ionin$9- /he#e is +liss in %ha% an! i% #ises up. (ou have ve#" in%ensive e"e+#o,s o' #isin$ 'lames. (ou# e"es a#e +ul$in$ ,i%h an$e# +e%,een ,hich is a $#ea% 'u#l o' an$e#. (ou# snou% is %ha% o' a +u''alo +ecause (aman%a)a is %#ans'o#min$ i$no#ance. A +u''alo is a ve#" !um+ s%upi! animal. Well, ou# p#evious e3is%ence ,as !um+ an! s%upi! li)e a +u''alo. So (aman%a)a %#ans'o#ms us #i$h% ,he#e ,e a#e9 7i$h% a% %he poin% o' ou# heav" i$no#ance. So %a)in$ ou#sel' in a s"m+olic sense as +ein$ !um+ li)e a +u''alo, ,e %hen %#ans'o#m in%o %he va5#a +u''alo, ,hich is %#ans'o#me! +u''alo. .% has %a)en all o' ,ha% ,e a#e a% a ve#" coa#se level an! all o' ,ha% sen%ien% +ein$s a#e on a ve#" coa#se !elu!e! level, sa"in$ -. am %#ans'o#min$ "ou #i$h% a% %his level. . am ,o#)in$ ,i%h "ou a% a $u% level e3pe#ience. . am $oin$ %o +#in$ "ou %o enli$h%enmen%9So "ou have a ve#" ,#a%h'ul +u''alo. 1e has a po,e#'ul snou% ,i%h 'lamin$ ,i!e open nos%#ils. .% is no% li)e he has o#!ina#" nos%#ils. /he" a#e +la*in$ li)e #e! ho% s%eel, %ha% #e! ,hi%e hea% o' mel%e! s%eel. /he#e is 'lame an! %e##i+le in%ensive ,in! ene#$" comin$ ou% o' %hem9 Jus% +u#nin$ all samsa#a. Bu#nin$ all %he i$no#ance an! !elusion an! ne$a%ivi%" ,i%hin %he ne#ve channels o' "ou# +o!". Comple%el" +u#ne! ou% '#om %he in%ensive ene#$" #oa#in$ '#om "ou# nos%#ils.

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(ou have 'ou# $#ea% po,e#'ul 'an$s. Lon$ ones, massive po,e#'ul ones. /he" $leam ,hi%e ,i%h inc#e!i+le po,e# an! in%ensi%" an! s%an! 'o# %he 'ou# opponen% ene#$ies. . am neve# involve! ,i%h ne$a%ivi%". . )no, ho, %o open up an! $o +e"on! m" ne$a%ivi%". Jus% as in %he o#!ina#" %eachin$s "ou me!i%a%e! on %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces, %hese 'ou# 'an$s s"m+oli*e . have %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces o' )no,in$ ho, %o $o +e"on! m" ne$a%ivi%". 1o, %o open up %o i%, ho, %o con'ess i%, ho, %o %u#n m" min! '#om i%, an! ho, %o #el" on opponen% 'o#ces an! ene#$ies %o ove#come m" ne$a%ivi%". (ou# %on$ue is po,e#'ul an! vi+#a%es li)e a piece o' li$h%enin$. (ou# mou%h is ,i!e +ello,in$ %he #oa# o' !ha#ma, p#oclaimin$ %he %#u%h o' #eali%". So "ou a#e +ello,in$, no% si%%in$ %he#e s%unne!. (ou a#e #oa#in$ a #oa# as lou! as a !#a$on #oa#s. 1o, lou! !oes a !#a$on #oa#< /he %hun!e# in %he s)" is sai! %o +e as lou! as a !#a$on #oa#s. So "ou a#e #oa#in$ ,i%h a +ello, %he soun! o' %he !ha#ma. 1oo)e! ove# "ou# %,o ea#s is a loop o' +one '#om ,hich han$s a li%%le ,heel o' ei$h% spo)es. 2#om %he +o%%om %h#ee spo)es o' %he ,heel a#e %h#ee li%%le s%#eame#s o' +ones. (ou have a nec)lace a#oun! "ou# %h#oa% ,hich is li)e a cho)e# ma!e o' human +one. /hen "ou have, li)e $un +el%s, a se% o' +ones ,hich c#oss a#oun! "ou# ches% $oin$ '#om "ou# #i$h% shoul!e# %o "ou# le'% hip, up a#oun! %he +ac) a$ain %o %he #i$h% shoul!e#. 2#om %he le'% shoul!e# %o "ou# #i$h% hip an! up "ou# +ac) a$ain %o "ou# le'% shoul!e#. .n %he cen%e# o' "ou# ches% a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%, is an ei$h% spo)e se% o' +ones s"m+oli*in$ "ou# hea#% cha)#a an! %he ei$h% pe%als o' "ou# hea#% cha)#a. A#oun! "ou# ,ais% is a la#$e +el% o' +one. 1an$in$ '#om %ha% is a $#ea% ne% o' +ones li)e an ap#on %ha% #eaches !o,n %o a+ou% %he level o' "ou# )nees. /hen on "ou# an)les is a se% o' +ones. /he#e is meanin$ %o %he visuali*a%ion +u% %he main %hin$ is -. am !ivine p#i!e (aman%a)a. . am comple%el" an! in%ensivel" ,on!e#'ul +liss'ul ene#$", po,e#'ul, mani'es%e! 'o# %he sa)e o' sen%ien% +ein$s. . am no lon$e# an o#!ina#" pe#son. . am !ivine (aman%a)a, in%ensive, an! comple%el" annihila%in$ i$no#ance. As i$no#an% concep%ions a#ise, m" ene#$" comple%el" annihila%es i% an! . am place! in %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. 4" #ela%ive +o!hici%%a is mani'es%in$ in %he aspec% o' %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'ea#'ul (aman%a)a, %he va5#a %e##i'ie#./he 'i#s% pa#% o' %he name o' (aman%a)a, (ama, #e'e#s %o !ea%h. .' ,e !ie an o#!ina#" !ea%h, i% means (ama comes an! %a)es us %o his #ealm ,he#e he 5u!$es ou# min! s%#eam an! sa"s i' ,e have +een a $oo! pe#son o# +a! pe#son, an! pu%s us %o ou# ne3% li'e%ime. 7eall", ou# o,n )a#mic ac%ions a#e ou# o,n 5u!$emen% 'o# ,ho ,e +ecome. Bu% s"m+olicall" "ou can sa" (ama 5u!$es "ou. As lon$ as ,e #emain i$no#an% sen%ien% +ein$s, ,e a#e un!e# %he po,e# o' (ama. Bu% i' ,e +ecome enli$h%ene!, ,e a#e '#ee o' (ama. So (aman%a)a means %he !es%#o"e# o' !ea%h. B" #el"in$ on (aman%a)a ,e can !es%#o" ou# mun!ane !ea%h an! neve# have %o e3pe#ience !ea%h, neve# have %o loose consciousness. We can en%e# %he !ea%hless s%a%e, %he s%a%e o' 'ull enli$h%enmen%. .n %ha% ,a" (aman%a)a, %he !es%#o"e# o' !ea%h, has meanin$ 'o# "ou. So "ou have %he va5#a %e##i'ie#, in %e##i'"in$ %he mun!ane min! ,hich no#mall" causes all o' ou# su''e#in$s, i% is also %he !es%#o"e# o' !ea%h, !es%#o"in$ %he mun!ane !ea%h ,hich ,e have %o e3pe#ience a% %he en! o' %his li'e. So ,e have a %#anscen!en%al !ea%h, meanin$ a !ea%h ,he#e ,e !o no% loose consciousness. So %his is "ou# aspec% o' (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o han!s. (ou shoul! visuali*e %ha% a% %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!, 5us% +elo, %he cen%#al hu+ o' %he ei$h% spo)e ,heel, an! +e%,een "ou# +#ain an! s)ull, is a li%%le ,hi%e see! o' ene#$". .% is %he va5#a +o!". .% comes in %he s"lla+le @4. A% %he +ase o' %he %h#oa%, 5us% in '#on% o' %he spine have a #e! A1. A% %he cen%e# o' "ou# ches% a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%, have a sun !is) ,i%h a +lue 1&4 #es%in$ upon i%. . +elieve in pa#%icula#, "ou coul! have a moon !is) ,i%h a ,hi%e @4, a sun !is) ,i%h a #e! A1 an! a sun !is) ,i%h a +lue 1&4. Bu% . am no% su#e a+ou% %hose !e%ails in %he visuali*a%ion. 4ainl" an",a", %hin) %ha% "ou have an @4, A1, a+ove a% %he hea! an! %h#oa% an! a #e! sun !is) ,i%h a +lue 1&4 s%an!in$ on %op o' i% a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%.

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.n all o' "ou# visuali*a%ions in an" me!i%a%ion ,hen "ou a#e $oin$ %o emana%e $o!!esses, o# (aman%a)as, an! so on, have %hem come ou% o' "ou# hea#%, an! havin$ !one ,ha% eve# !ee! %he" !o, a+so#+ %hem +ac). .% is ve#" impo#%an% in %he (aman%a)a sa!hana. .n an" hi$he# %an%#ic p#ac%ice i% is impo#%an% %ha% "ou a+so#+ +ac) %he li$h% #a"s %ha% "ou sen! ou%. .% has %o !o ,i%h openin$ up %he cha)#as an! ac%uall" lea#nin$ ho, %o emana%e ene#$" an! a+so#+ i% +ac). .% is a ve#" impo#%an% 'ea%u#e. ?eshe Dha#$a" an! o%he# $u#us have al,a"s s%#esse! neve# emi% li$h% #a"s in %he 'o#m o' !ei%ies an! no% a+so#+ %hem +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. So ,hen "ou $o @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ an! emi% a $#ea% mass o' (aman%a)as an! li$h% #a"s li)e lase# +eams in all o' %he !i#ec%ions, %he" $o ou% an! %he" a#e ve#" a$$#essive9 /he (aman%a)as shoul! have a s)ull cup in one han! an! a cleave# in %he o%he#, an! "ellin$ as %he" 5us% 'l" in%o space. (ou )no,9 So#% o' sho% ou% li)e +ulle%s in%o all %he !i''e#en% !i#ec%ions9 Well %he" cu% up all %he !elusions ou% %he#e ve#" e''ec%ivel". /he" a#e ve#" $oo! a% !oin$ %ha%9 /hen havin$ !one %ha%, %he" all come +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. ?ive "ou#sel' a li%%le ma$ic9 Do no% %hin) o' "ou#sel' -. am incapa+le.- Wi%h (aman%a)a "ou a#e %o%all" capa+le. /he#e a#e no limi%a%ions. So "ou shoul!n8% le% "ou# min! %hin) -. #eall" canno% !o %ha%9- 7i$h% no, i' %he#e is a su''e#in$ sen%ien% +ein$ in China, "ou can8% %hin) -. can8% help %ha% pe#son9- (ou have $o% %o %hin) -. am (aman%a)a, !ivine p#i!e, can help %ha% sen%ien% +ein$. 7i$h% no, . have emi%%e! %,en%" million li%%le (aman%a)as an! %he" a#e +ene'i%%in$ a sen%ien% +ein$ %he#e9- Do no% have a limi%e! vision o' "ou#sel'. When "ou emi% %he (aman%a)as, %he" pe#va!e %he unive#se. 1ave %hem a% %ha% momen% as all ove# %he unive#se, +ene'i%%in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s, s%oppin$ %hei# !elusions. /hen "ou can have %hem come +ac) %ha% 'as%. . mean, ,h" no%< (ou a#e no lon$e# limi%e! +" %ime an! space. (ou a#e a 'ull" enli$h%ene! !ei%". So %ha% is a li%%le cla#i'ica%ion on "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, !ivine p#i!e. Divine p#i!e. :#i!e is ac%uall" %he ,#on$ ,o#! 'o# i% al%hou$h %ha% is %he name in /i+e%an. /he +e%%e# ,o#! is -i!en%i'ica%ion-. B" %ha% . mean 'o# e3ample... Le%s sa" "ou ha! a +i$ pimple on "ou# 'o#ehea!. (ou loo)e! in %he mi##o# an! pushe! an! s0uee*e! i%. 2o# some #eason "ou canno% pu% a +an! ai!e on i% an! no, i% is a #eal mess. So "ou $o ou% on %he s%#ee%, an! "ou so#% o' have %his visuali*a%ion %ha% eve#"one is loo)in$ a% "ou# pimple9 @' cou#se people !o loo) a% i%9 So "ou ca##" a#oun! ,i%h "ou, -. have %his pimple on m" 'o#ehea!.- (ou ,an% %o have some%hin$ %ha% "ou canno% see +u% "ou )no, i% is %he#e. (ou a#e conscious o' i%. /he #eali%" is, "ou have no, an a!!e! aspec% %o "ou#sel' in "ou# pe#sonal visuali*a%ion. /his is a ve#" mun!ane visuali*a%ion +u% ,i%h "ou# sel' a,a#eness, %hen "ou a#e conscious o' havin$ a pimple on "ou# 'o#ehea!. .n %ha%, "ou# min! is c#ea%in$ i%8s ima$e an! possi+l" all o' %he e3%#a %hou$h%s a+ou% i%. -. am unpleasan% %o loo) a%9 :eople ,ill loo) a% me an! %hin)...- Some%hin$ li)e %ha%. /ha% is %he aspec% an! i% is +ase! on a visuali*a%ion "ou a#e !oin$ a+ou% "ou# pimple on "ou# 'o#ehea!. .n %ha% is a pe#son ,ho is i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h ima$e an! mani'es%in$ %ha% ene#$". Al#i$h%< .% is p#e%%" o+vious. As (aman%a)a, "ou no, have an in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a +o!". So "ou shoul! visuali*e- . have an in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a +o!".- =o, in #e$ula# !ail" ac%ivi%", "ou ,an% %o calm !o,n %he in%ensi%" o' %he %e##i'ie# aspec% o' (aman%a)a. .% is ve#" $oo! in "ou# o,n %ime, in "ou# o,n #oom, %o visuali*e ve#" in%ensive (aman%a)a +ecause i% +uil!s %o%al con'i!ence. (ou have $o% %o %hin) %ha% "ou a#e so nas%" %ha%.... #emem+e# %he movie Le$en!< Well "ou ,oul! sca#e %he shi% ou% %ha% mons%e#9 .' "ou s%uc) "ou# hea! in his )in$!om an! ,en%,8+oo8 he ,oul! %u#n ,hi%e. 1e ,oul! +e a'#ai! +ecause "ou a#e ve#" nas%" compa#e! %o him9 .n man" ,a"s, i' "ou a#e sma#%, no one else c#ea%es !emons. /he#e a#e no !emons. /he +i$$es% !emon is "ou# o,n !emon min!. .' "ou coul! see "ou# see!" li%%le min! ,hen i% is cau$h% up in a heav" ne$a%ive %hou$h% li)e $#ee!, o# some%hin$ li)e %ha%, "ou ,oul! ac%uall" see %he ,o#s% u$l" !emon "ou eve# sa,. So #eall" (aman%a)a8s in%ensive ene#$" is !i#ec%l" a$ains% %hose nas%" !i#%" %hou$h%s %ha% ,e have. . !o no% mean "ou nee! %o +e !i#%", i.e. se3ual. . mean %he %hou$h%s li)e -. ha%e %ha% pe#son9- /hin$s li)e %ha%. 7eal nas%", !i#%" !a#) emo%ions.

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/ha% is an u$l" !emon. So (aman%a)a has $o% %o have such in%ensive ene#$" %o 'i$h% %ha%. When me!i%a%in$, an! "ou a#e i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h %his inc#e!i+l" in%ensive mons%e# (aman%a)a, "ou a#e va5#a %e##i'ie#. Li)e %he ,a" "ou ,oul! no#mall" %hin) -. have a pimple on m" 'o#ehea! an! eve#"one is loo)in$ a% me9- an! %hen "ou 'eel sh", o# ,hen "ou a#e #eall" ,ell !#esse! an! i!en%i'" ,i%h %ha%, a% %his poin% #eall", "ou a#e in %he #ealm o' #eali%". (ou# min! c#ea%es #eali%" eve#" momen%. .' "ou %hin) o' i%, "ou c#ea%e "ou# #eali%". (ou %hin) #i$h% no, -. am such an! such an a$e, such a %"pe o' pe#son, an! m" +ac) hu#%s...- an! so "ou ca##" %his pe#sonal ima$e o' "ou#sel' a#oun! li)e %ha%. Bu% %ha% is no% %#ue9 4a"+e some%imes ,hen "ou# +ac) !oesn8% hu#% an! "ou 'eel ,on!e#'ul, "ou coul! !ance a#oun! an! have a ,on!e#'ul %ime9 Li)e ,hen "ou ,e#e %,en%"9 (ou coul! even 'eel li)e %,en%" a li%%le +i%. -Bu% ac%uall" . am 'o#%" o# 'i'%" o# ,ha%eve#9 4" +o!" hu#%s9- .% is all 5us% $ames. (ou# min! is pla"in$ min! $ames. =o, in one sense "ou# +o!" !oes limi% "ou an! +#in$ "ou !o,n. Bu% i' "ou s%a#% %o #eali*e %ha% "ou# min! is %he c#ea%o# o' #eali%", %hen ,hen "ou i!en%i'" ,i%h (aman%a)a, i' "ou can $o a hun!#e! pe#cen% on %ha% i!en%i'ica%ion, "ou a#e (aman%a)a9 /he#e is no%hin$ %ha% is no% ma)in$ "ou (aman%a)a. /he#e is ma"+e a li%%le $a#+a$e in %he#e +e%,een "ou an! enli$h%enmen%, %ha% is 'o# su#e. /he#e is "ou# !elusions an! such. Bu% %ha% is al#i$h%. (ou i!en%i'" ,i%h %he in%ensive ene#$" o' (aman%a)a. 1e is ,#a%h'ul an! heav" !u%" +ecause "ou a#e loa!e! !o,n ,i%h a lo% o' heav", slu$$ish, emo%ions an! 'eelin$s, an! ina+ili%". Wha% +e%%e# %hin$ is un+elieva+l" alive an! in%ensive (aman%a)a 'o#< /o comple%el" %h#o, all o' %ha% o''9 . mean i' "ou coul! ac%uall" si% !o,n an! !o a ve#" su+%le inhala%ion an! e3hala%ion an! 'eel %he ene#$" in "ou# nos%#ils.... (ou a#e ac%uall" %o%all" plu$$e! up. (ou have ve#" li%%le ps"chic ene#$" 'lo,in$. /o +e #eall" %#u%h'ul, "ou ac%uall" a#e plu$$e! up. So ins%ea! o' %ha% i' "ou visuali*e (aman%a)a ,i%h %his massive se% o' $#ea% nos%#ils #oa#in$ ,i%h ene#$", "ou a#e clea#in$ "ou# channels in a po,e#'ul ,a". (ou have %o loo) a% i% %ha% ,a". (ou have #eal po,e#'ul ene#$" comin$ ou% "ou# nos%#ils. /he 'o#m !oesn8% have a heav" ph"sical so#% o' li)e... -. am sic) an! m" +o!" hu#%s-... (aman%a)a8s 'o#m is %o%al +liss an! %o%al po,e#. 1e has massive ene#$" an! po,e#. Li)e %he 'in$e# nails, %he %oe nails, 5us% %o%al ene#$" #i$h% !o,n %o %he %ip o' his 'in$e# nails. 1e is a+solu%e po,e#. So in "ou# o,n pe#sonal %ime, visuali*e li)e %ha%. (ou shoul! $ive "ou#sel' ove# one hun!#e! pe#cen% %o %ha% visuali*a%ion. Li)e . sa", %he ,#a%h'ul in%ensive po,e#, !o i% mo#e in "ou# o,n me!i%a%ion %ime. .n !a" %o !a" ac%ivi%", all "ou shoul! #eall" !o is i!en%i'" -. have (aman%a)a va5#a +o!"-. Jus% +e !ivine. . mean, "ou can have %he !ivine ene#$", an! as much as "ou s%a" in %ha% hea! space, i% is ve#" +ene'icial 'o# "ou. .' "ou mani'es%e! %he heav" ,#a%h o' (aman%a)a all %he %ime, i% is al#i$h% i' %ha% is ,ha% "ou ,an% %o !o, +u% i% !oes $e% a li%%le heav" !u%". 4" o,n $u#us sai! %ha% "ou !on8% ,an% %o ma)e %oo much %he ,#a%h'ul si!e +ecause al%hou$h "ou ,ill +e a ve#" e''ec%ive "o$i o# "o$ini, i% ,ill +e a li%%le ha#! 'o# people %o #ela%e %o "ou. (ou ,ill a%%#ac% ce#%ain %"pes o' sen%ien% +ein$s li)e %hose '#om 1ell8s An$els, %hin$s li)e %ha%. /he" ,ill +e #eall" a%%#ac%e! +ecause "ou a#e such a #eal heav" !u!e9 Bu% ,e !on8% ,an% %o ove#l" i!en%i'" ,i%h %ha%. We ,an% %o help o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$s %oo9 So 5us% hol! !ivine in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a +o!", in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a speech, an! in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a min! in !a" %o !a" ac%ivi%". /ha% is calle! %he i!en%i'ica%ion on %he o#!ina#" level. .n "ou# me!i%a%ion %ime mani'es% a 'ull ,#a%h'ul 'u#ious (aman%a)a. 1e is 'u#ious a% %he i$no#ance o' sen%ien% +ein$s8s min!, pa#%icula#l" m" o,n i$no#an% min!. Ac%uall" "ou# o,n i$no#an% min! is e0ual ,i%h all sen%ien% +ein$s8 min!s. So mos% o' %he ,#a%h "ou push %o,a#! "ou#sel'. Sa", -. am $e%%in$ o'' m" +ein$ a le%ha#$ic, apa%he%ic %,i%. . am #eall" pisse! o'' ,i%h me. . have neve# !one piss all ,i%h m"sel'. . am a 5e#)9- So in %ha% ,a" "ou sa" -(aman%a)a is 5us% $oin$ %o +lo, all %ha% a,a". . am no% $oin$ %o +e a !elu!e!, neu#o%ic upse%, emo%ional pe#son. . am %o%al po,e# an! con%#ol.- .% is no% li)e +ein$ in con%#ol li)e "ou a#e $oin$ %o manipula%e eve#"one. @# %ha% "ou a#e $oin$ %o +e so heav" !u%" %ha% eve#"one shu%s up, +u% 5us% %ha% -. am 'ull" enli$h%ene!. Sen%ien% +ein$s can !o ,ha%eve# %he" ,an% a#oun! me, %ha% is al#i$h%. . am 'ull" an! p#is%inel" a,a#e an! conscious o' m" !ivine na%u#e.So sel' i!en%i%" o# !ivine p#i!e is %he no#mal %e#m, +u% ,e ,ill 5us% sa" i!en%i%". .% means -. am. . am inc#e!i+l" po,e#'ul an! in%ensive. . have i#on hoo)s 'o# cla,s ,hich can 5us% !es%#o" !elu!e! #eali%". . have a +lue +lac) +o!"

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,hich is %o%all" impene%#a+le. . have li%%le ,#is%le%s an! an)le%s o' %he %#ue #eali*a%ion o' impe#manence. . am 'ull" conscious o' impe#manence. . have %he va5#a ,#a%h o' ove#comin$ all o' %he !elusions, i$no#ance, slu$$ishness an! apa%h" in m" +ein$. . am !ivine (aman%a)a.- (ou le% "ou#sel' $o in%o %ha%, an! in %ha% ,a" ,hen "ou visuali*e, "ou !o no% visuali*e -me- as some so#% o' ph"sical #eali%". - . am ene#$".- As lon$ as "ou )eep "ou# min! in %he ene#$", li)e . sa" i' "ou can al,a"s have %ha% ,hi%e li$h% ene#$" o' Cocoon an! al,a"s i!en%i'" ,i%h %he ene#$" si!e o' %hin$s, "ou !on8% c#ea%e an in!epen!en%l" sel'>e3is%en% e$o. 7a%he#, "ou a#e an in%ensivel" ,on!e#'ul ene#$" o' enli$h%enmen%, %he #eali*a%ion o' all phenomena +ein$ in%e#!epen!en%. When "ou %hin) o' i% %ha% ,a", +ein$ ve#" po,e#'ul ene#$" %ha% ,a", ,hen a ve#" heav" !elu!e! sen%ien% +ein$ comes a#oun!, li)e %he mos% ul%ima%e #e! nec) %hic) hea!e! s%upi!, unenli$h%ene! pe#son comes, "ou a#e 'ull" in%e#!epen!en%. All "ou )no, is %ha% pe#son is also 'ull" in%e#>!epen!en%. So "ou can %hin) o' li%%le molecules o' (aman%a)a $oin$ %o %hem, en%e#in$ in%o %hem, an! +u#nin$ a,a" all o' %hei# i$no#ance. 4a)in$ %hei# min! clea#. :#is%ine. Bliss'ul. 4a)in$ %hei# min! +ecome enli$h%ene! min!. (ou shoul! !o %ha%9 (ou shoul! al,a"s %hin) o' (aman%a)as $oin$ ou%. Clou!s o' +liss, ,hi%e li$h% ene#$"9 /e##i+l" 'ea#'ul an! po,e#'ul (aman%a)as $oin$ ou%, en%e#in$ sen%ien% +ein$s, an! #emovin$ %hei# i$no#ance. 4a)in$ %hei# min!s clea#. /hen "ou have %hose (aman%a)as come +ac). .' "ou a#e #eall" $oo! a% i% "ou coul! have con%inuous ene#$" 'lo,s $oin$ ou% an! comin$ +ac) in%o "ou. All (aman%a)as. Visuali*e %hem all as in%ensive li%%le $u"s. Li%%le (aman%a)a molecules $oin$ o''. /he" a#e a%omic. .nc#e!i+l" plu%on +om+ %"pe (aman%a)as. Kno,in$ no one is $oin$ %o hassle %hem. /hin) o' ni$h% %ime, ,hen "ou a#e %#"in$ %o !o "ou# sa!hana an! "ou a#e +ecomin$ ve#" sleep". (ou# min! is +ecomin$ ve#" slu$$ish. /ha% is %he slo%h o' i$no#ance9 /ha% is "ou# min! #eall" $oin$ !o,n un!e#. /hen %hin) li)e (aman%a)a is $oin$ %o +u#n i% all o''9 /ha% heav" min!, he 5us% !es%#o"s9 :oo', i% is $one9 Well, %#" li)e %ha% an",a"9 Al#i$h%< @' cou#se +e a li%%le ca#e'ul ,i%h ho, much ene#$" "ou pu% in%o "ou#sel' +ecause "ou can ma)e "ou#sel' %oo e3ci%e!, li)e %oo much ene#$" in %he hea!. So %#" %o $ene#a%e i% in %he %o#so, no% in %he hea!. Bu% !o i!en%i'" %ha% -. am (aman%a)a. . am a clea# li$h% +o!". . have a +o!" o' +lue ene#$" an! in %ha% +o!" %he#e is no%hin$ in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. ;ve#"%hin$ is in%e#!epen!en%.- /hen ac%uall" as ,e sai!, %he#e a#e %he 'ou# pu#i%ies in %an%#a. /he#e is %he pu#i%" o' sel' as %he !ei%". /he#e is a pu#i%" o' envi#onmen%. A pu#i%" o' en5o"men%s, an! %he#e is a pu#i%" o' ac%ivi%". /he envi#onmen% is also clea# li$h% ene#$". .% is no% soli! o# ph"sical li)e a piece o' %he ,oo! man!ala. 7eali%" is, i% is ene#$" mani'es%in$ as a man!ala. So i' "ou ,an%e! %o, "ou coul! loo) a% i% an! %u#n i% in%o a $ol! man!ala ,i%h 5e,els an! !iamon!s all ove# i%. .% is no% a soli! impene%#a+le mass, i% is pa#% o' %he phenomenal unive#se. Same ,i%h %he chai#s an! %a+les an! eve#"%hin$. So ,hen "ou visuali*e "ou#sel', have a li$h% ene#$" +o!" appea#in$ in a ,#a%h'ul aspec% o' $lo#ious (aman%a)a. So also %he lo%us %ha% is un!e#nea%h "ou. So also %he +uil!in$ a#oun! "ou. (ou# man!ala has ,alls o' li$h% "ou can see %h#ou$h. .' "ou loo) ha#! "ou can see #i$h% %h#ou$h in%o %he o%he# #ealms ou%si!e %he ,alls. /he ,alls a#e 5us% ene#$" an! "ou have po,e# %o see #i$h% %h#ou$h %hem 'o# %h#ee %housan! miles. /he#e is ac%uall" %ha% ps"chic po,e#. /he#e is !ivine e"e, !ivine ea#, !ivine smell %oo9 /he !ivine e"e means . can see an"one an",he#e. Divine ea#s. . can hea# a conve#sa%ion an",he#e in %he ,o#l! . ,an% %o9 Ac%uall" %he Bu!!has can see an",he#e in %he unive#se %he" ,an% %o. /he Bu!!ha can clue in on an" conve#sa%ion i' %he" ,an% %o. /hose %hin$s a#e possi+le 'o# "ou#sel' so "ou shoul! al%e# "ou# consciousness. /he main #eason is +ecause in %he %an%#a %eachin$s %he" sa" %he p#inciple o+5ec% ,hich +in!s us in samsa#a is ou# o#!ina#" a%%i%u!e. /hin)in$ %ha% -. am 5us% an o#!ina#" pe#son. . am no%hin$ special-. Because o' %ha% a%%i%u!e, ,e $e% no,he#e. .% is sai! in %he %an%#ic %eachin$s %ha% al%hou$h %he +elie' in %he sel' e3is%ence o' phenomena, li)e....%he chai# ove# %he#e is #eal. /ha% la!" %he#e is #eal9 Belie's such as %hese as +ein$ in!epen!en%, %he" sa" is %he p#inciple cause o' i$no#ance. .n %an%#acism %he" sa" %ha% al%hou$h %ha% is %he #eason ,h" ,e a#e s%uc) in e3is%ence, %he #eason ,e a#e s%uc) so lon$ is %he +elie' in . am an o#!ina#" pe#son. /ha% is seen as +ein$ a mo#e c#ucial issue.

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.' "ou !on8% #eali*e "ou# !ivini%", %ha% "ou have Dha#ma)a"a min!, %he see! o' %he omniscien% min! o' %he Bu!!ha, %hen "ou have an a,'ul lon$ p#ac%ice %o $o %h#ou$h un%il 'inall" "ou !eci!e %ha% ma"+e . am close %o a Bu!!ha. When "ou 'inall" sa" -. am Bu!!ha-, "ou have !i#ec% access %o enli$h%enmen% #i$h% he#e an! no,. .n %he su%#a"ana %eachin$s i% is sai! %ha% %he p#o$#ess o' %he +o!hisa%%va, +ecause %he" i!en%i'" %hei# +o!" as +ein$ mun!ane, is slo,. /he" have %o $o %h#ou$h man" !ea%h an! #e+i#%h p#ocesses %o evolve %o a hi$he# spi#i%ual +o!". Because %he" clin$ o# $e% hun$ on %hei# ph"sical +o!", %he" !o no% $o +e"on! i%. Wh" evolu%ion 'o# an o#!ina#" +o!hisa%%va %a)es hun!#e!s o' eons. @nl" in %he ve#" hi$h level +o!hisa%%va s%a$es !o %he" s%a#% i!en%i'"in$ %hemselves as +ein$ !ivine ene#$". /hen %he" ac%uall" p#o$#ess 0ui%e 0uic)l". So as a %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione#, %#" %o #eali*e %ha% "ou# o#!ina#" a%%i%u!e is one o' "ou# p#inciple p#o+lems. /he %eachin$s on i!en%i'ica%ion o' sel' as !ei%" a#e %o ove#come o#!ina#" a%%i%u!es. (ou a#e no lon$e# an o#!ina#" pe#son. (ou a#e %he !ei%". .n +ein$ %he !ei%", allo, "ou#sel' %o have %he +liss o' %he !ei%". (ou# envi#onmen% is %he pla"$#oun! o' %he !ei%". (ou# en5o"men%s a#e %he +liss o' %ha% !ei%". All %he ac%ivi%ies %ha% "ou !o a#e %he +o!hici%%a o' %ha% !ei%". Wo#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. So %ha% is %he s%"le o' sel' i!en%i'ica%ion o' %he !ei%". 2#om in %ha% space "ou coul! c#ea%e all %he inne# o''e#in$ "ou ,an%e! %o. (ou can $ene#a%e vas% clou!s o' s)ull cups ,hich ma)e o''e#in$s. A$ain, all %he aspec%s, 'o# e3ample, %he aspec%s o' %he ou%e# o''e#in$s. Wa%e# 'o# %he mou%h is visuali*e! as a s)ull cup 'ull o' +loo!. Wa%e# 'o# %he 'ee% is a s)ull cup 'ull o' +loo!. :e#'ume is a s)ull cup 'ull o' +loo!. 2lo,e#s a#e sense o#$ans such as e"e+alls, ea#s, a nose an! a %on$ue s%uc) insi!e a s)ull cup. .ncense is smo)in$ human 'a% an! ma##o,. Li$h% is %he 'lame o' +u#nin$ human 'a%. 4ea% is va#ious chun)s o' human 'lesh se#ve! in a s)ull cup. 4usic comes '#om human %hi$h +ones an! human s)ull cap !#ums. /he +loo! as %he li0ui!s is ac%uall" sai! %o +e %he +loo! o' %he enemies o' %he !ha#ma. ;nemies o' %he !ha#ma sense o#$ans. All o' %hose %hin$s. (e% %he #eal enemies o' %he !ha#ma a#e %he !elusions in ou# min!. Delusions such as inhe#en% sel' e3is%ence. /he !elusions o' an$e#, 5ealous", mise#liness an! so on. All %hose !elusions, ,e %a)e ou% o' ou#selves, 'i$u#a%ivel", chop %hem up, %h#o, %hem in a s)ull cup, an! o''e# %o %he Bu!!has. /his is an o''e#in$ %he Bu!!has love9 .' "ou %hin) o' i%, i' %he Bu!!ha $e%s o'' on some%hin$, he $e%s o'' on "ou# p#ac%ice. So ,hen "ou sa" . am no, $oin$ %o o''e# %he +loo! o' %he enemies o' %he !ha#ma, %his is %he +loo! o' m" !elusions. All m" !elusions. . have %a)en %hem ou%, +ea%en %hem up, s0uee*e! %hem an! !#i++le! ou% a li%%le o' %ha% +loo!, an! %his . o''e# %o %he Bu!!has. /he Bu!!has love %ha%. /he" %hin) i% is ,on!e#'ul. =o, %his is a ve#" po,e#'ul visuali*a%ion. Bu% i% is po,e#'ul 'o# "ou# min!. .% ma)es "ou sa" -. am !oin$ some%hin$. Some%hin$ is happenin$ 'o# me. . am no% 5us% so#% o' %#"in$ %o +e a pious pe#son, . am #eall" $#a++in$ #eali%" +" %he $u%s an! . am sa"in$, he" #eali%", ,e a#e $oin$ 'o# i%9 We a#e $oin$ %o +ecome enli$h%ene! in %his li'e%ime.- /ha% is ,ha% %an%#acism is all a+ou%9 .% is no% ,ai%in$ 'o# %h#ee eons. .% is sa"in$ . ,an% enli$h%enmen% he#e an! no,. Wh"< Because as much as . app#ecia%e %he enli$h%ene! s%a%e o' min! as +liss'ul an! '#ee, . mean i' "ou have eve# ha! a #eall" open hea! space %ha% is ,on!e#'ull" clea# min!e!, '#ee, 'ull o' ,a#m%h an! love an! $oo! ene#$", %ha% is ve#" close %o enli$h%enmen% ene#$". . mean i% is no% #eall", +ecause ,e a#e s%ill a limi%e! +ein$, +u% i% helps us app#ecia%e %ha% enli$h%enmen% mus% +e heavenl"9 Jus% as much as . li)e %ha%, o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s ,oul! love %ha% %oo9 So i% ,oul! +e a ,on!e#'ul %hin$ %o !o. /hus ,an%in$ %o +ecome enli$h%ene! can +ecome a ve#" #eal emo%ion. =o% some%hin$ %ha% is 'alse o# phone". As much as "ou $e% o'' on +lissin$ ou%, an! %hin) o' i%, %o +e +liss'ul an! 'l" %h#ou$h %he s)", no hol!s +a##e!9 =o% havin$ %o +e hun$ up ,i%h havin$ %o, 'o# e3ample, si% in a ho% ca# in %he mi!!le o' %he ho% sun, 5us% coo)in$9 .ns%ea! o' all %ha%9 =o hassles9 7a%he#, 5us% ou#selves +liss'ul an! '#ee %o 'l" %h#ou$h space. /ha% is some%hin$ li)e +ein$ enli$h%ene!. /he onl" %hin$ is %o%al '#ee!om. 1o, much +liss %ha% is 'o# me. B#in$ %o min! someone ,ho is emo%ional an! cau$h% up ,i%h %hei# su''e#in$ ,i%h heav" !u%" emo%ions. /o%all" +lac)9 .n /i+e%an %he" call i% a +lac) 'ace. . am su#e "ou have seen some people, #eall" ne$a%ive an! 'ull o' +lac) ene#$".

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Do,n an! ou% +ecause o' %hei# men%al concep%ions a+ou% %his an! %ha%. Limi%e! an! cau$h% up ,i%h %hei# !elusions, %he" su''e# ho##i+l". 1o, sa! 'o# %hem ,hen %he" ac%uall" have Bu!!ha na%u#e in %hei# hea#%. So "ou can #eall" 'eel compassion 'o# %hose people. (ou can #eall" sa", -(aman%a)a is nee!e! #i$h% he#e.- (ou can emi% %housan!s o' (aman%a)as an! 'eel %hem +lo, %ha% pe#son8s i$no#ance a,a". Bu% p#incipall", $e% in%o "ou# o,n i$no#ance an! +lo, "ou# o,n i$no#ance a,a" 'i#s%. 7eall" sel' i!en%i%". 4a)e (aman%a)a a heav" !u%" !u!e. Li)e he is %he mos% inc#e!i+l" heav" !u!e %ha% eve# e3is%e!. 1e is !es%#o"in$ i$no#ance. 1e is !oin$ %ha% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. All o' %ha% is %he p#inciple aspec% o' %he pa%h o' $ene#a%ion s%a$e ,hich is ,ha% ,e a#e ,o#)in$ on. =o, %o come +ac) %o %he sa!hana. .n %he man%#as @4 SA7VA /A/1A?A/A S.DD1. VAJ7A SA4A(A /.S1(A ;S1A S/VA4 D1A7A (A4. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1. 1&4 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A @4 SA7VA /A/1A?A/A Jus% as all %he %a%ha$a%as +" #eliance on %he va5#a have $aine! si!!hi. All o' %hem hel! %he commi%men% o' %he VAJ7A SA4A(A. So also . ,ill hol! i%. /he 'ive 1.8s a#e 'o# %he 'ive ,is!oms o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. Vai#ochana, %he Bu!!ha o' 'o#m has %he mi##o# li)e ,is!om. 7a%nasam+hava %he Bu!!ha o' 'eelin$, %he e0ual ,is!om. Ami%a+ha, %he Bu!!ha o' pe#cep%ions, %he !isc#imina%in$ ,is!om. Amo$$asi!!hi %he Bu!!ha o' %hou$h% pa%%e#ns, %he all accomplishin$ ,is!om. A)sho+h"a, %he Bu!!ha o' consciousness, %he !ha#ma!a%u, %he ,is!om o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%". 1&4 1&4 1&4 s%an! 'o# %he +o!" speech an! min! ,hich a#e insepa#a+le. 4" +o!" speech an! min! an! %he Bu!!ha8s +o!" speech an! min! a#e insepa#a+le. :1A/ SVA1A means . ,an% %ha%. :1A/ is %o $e% #i! o' all %he c#u! in m" min! ,hich sa"s . can no% have i%. SVA1A means please +es%o, %his on me. . %hin) "ou can spen! a lo% o' %ime $oin$ %h#ou$h 5us% %ha% one pa#% o' %he sa!hana an! %#" %o #eali*e %he man%#a. .' "ou $e% in%o %ha% ene#$", %hen %he #es% o' %he sa!hana is eas"9 Because once "ou $e% %he ene#$" "ou !on8% nee! %o ,o##". . mean "ou ,ill so#% o' #eali*e ne, aspec%s o' %he ene#$", +u% %ha% is %he mos% impo#%an% %hin$, 5us% $e%%in$ %he ene#$". S%a#%in$ %o #eali*e %he ene#$". @4 VAJ7A ?1A=DA 1&4 @4 s%an!s 'o# %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +o!" speech an! min! +ecause @4, i' "ou !o i% %he 'ull sense is ac%uall" A>&>4. /he eas" ,a" is @4. .n %ha% is A1, ,hich is %he +ase, & is %he vo,el soun!, ma is %he -mm- pa#% o' i%9 /he va5#a an! %he ?han!a s%an! 'o# %he va5#a an! %he +ell. When "ou sa" i%, %he va5#a an! +ell is %he +liss an! voi!ness o' phenomena e3pe#ience! in one %as%e, e3pe#ience! in %he #eali*a%ion in a ,is!om consciousness, as havin$ one %as%e. /hen "ou ac%uall" #in$ %he +ell ,hich is sa"in$ %his va5#a is %he sin$le %as%e o' all phenomena. 1&4 is %he sup#eme o' %he ,#a%h'ul ones. 1&4 is a ve#" po,e#'ul s"lla+le. Li)e i' "ou #ea! some o' m" 1in!u comic +oo)s. Some o' %he $#ea% 7ishis o' %he pas%, +" u%%e#in$ 1&4 coul! !esec#a%e an a#m" an! %u#n i% in%o ash9 1&4 is %he min! in #eali*a%ion. So i' "ou li)e %o !esec#a%e people.... Ac%uall" "ou shoul! %#" %o %hin) o' i% as !esec#a%in$ %he i$no#ance in %he min!. .n sa"in$ %ha%, "ou have po,e#. /ha% m" consciousness is $ene#a%in$ %he %#anscen!en%al ,is!om o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o' %he a+solu%e na%u#e o' #eali%". As 'o# %he #es% o' %hem, Va5#asa%%va an! compan", . ,an% %o ma)e %hem happ". Doin$ %his p#ac%ice is %he ul%ima%e o''e#in$ %o all o' %he Bu!!has. Because ,ha% "ou a#e sa"in$ is %ha% . ,an% enli$h%enmen%. /ha% ,ill ma)e %hem happ". /he ne3% lines mean all sen%ien% +ein$s a#e cu% an! sepa#a%e! '#om i$no#ance an! !elusions +ecause . have %he va5#a li)e ,is!om consciousness o' %he sepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. So %he spinnin$ o' %he va5#a means ,i%hin m" consciousness is $ene#a%e! %ha% %#anscen!en%al ,is!om o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. /his is a ,on!e#'ul %hin$, a no+le %hin$ +ecause +" %ha% . have %he po,e# %o +e a+le %o +#in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s in%o %he #eali*a%ion o'

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!ha#ma!a%u, in%o %he #eali*a%ion o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%", li+e#a%in$ %hem '#om all %he inc#e!i+le ocean li)e su''e#in$ ,hich %he" a#e con%inuousl" s,immin$ in. .% is sai! %ha% as "ou #eci%e %his %e3% an! move %he va5#a, "ou shoul! #eall" sa", -4" consciousness is movin$ in %he #ealm o' +liss an! voi!ness. /his $ives me %he po,e# %o +#in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s ou% o' %he ocean li)e su''e#in$ o' e3is%ence.- Ac%uall", "ou a#e sa"in$ %he #eal na%u#e o' sen%ien% +ein$s is %ha% %hei# min!s a#e 5us% o+scu#e! +" i$no#ance. /he" a#e no% one ,i%h i$no#ance. /he" a#e o+scu#e! +" i$no#ance. /he#e'o#e %his %#anscen!en%al ,is!om sepa#a%es %hem '#om i$no#ance. When "ou sa" %he %h#ee 1&4s an! %he %h#ee 1@s, %he %h#ee va5#as a#e %he +o!" speech an! min! ,hich a#e insepa#a+le, o# is %he in!ica%o# o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +o!" speech an! min!. /he %h#ee 1@s a#e . am %a)in$ in'e#io# sen%ien% +ein$s, mi!!le 0uali%" sen%ien% +ein$s, an! %he +es% o' %he hi$hes% 0uali%" sen%ien% +ein$s, an! . am %a)in$ %hem in%o li+e#a%ion. @4 VAJ7A D1A74A 7A=./A :7A7A=./A SA4:7A7A=./A SA7VA B&DD1A KS1;/7A B7AKAL.=. :7AJ=A :A7A4./A =ADA SVAB1AV; VAJ7ASA//VA 17.DA(A SA=/@S1A=. 1&4 1&4 1&4 1@ 1@ 1@ :1A/ SVA1A .% is sai! %ha% ,hen "ou #in$ %he +ell, %he clan$e# o' %he +ell shoul! %#" %o #in$ in ei$h% !i#ec%ions. 7eci%e %he man%#a. .% means %he va5#a is %he s"m+ol o' %he p#is%ine a,a#eness o' %he +liss an! voi!ness. Dha#ma means phenomena. 7ani%a means movin$. 7eall" movin$. /o%all" movin$. Sa#va Bu!!ha means all o' %he Bu!!has. Kshe%#a means %he 'iel!s o' %he Bu!!has, B#a)alini means a#e movin$. So "ou %hin) %ha% all o' %he va5#a phenomena a#e movin$, a#e #eall" movin$, a#e %o%all" movin$, an! all o' %he Bu!!ha 2iel!s a#e movin$ %oo. :#a5na pa#ami%a means %he ,is!om $one +e"on!. =a!a is %he soun!. So "ou a#e ac%uall" sa" %he soun! o' %he +ell #in$in$ is %he soun! o' %he p#a5na pa#ami%a ,hich moves all o' %he phenomenal unive#se. So %he#e is no%hin$ le'% %o +e move! a'%e# %ha%9 Sva+have, o' %ha% na%u#e is also Va5#asa%%va. 1#i!a"a San%oshani, means %he min! is %o%all" $ene#a%e! o# move! 'o#,a#! in%o %ha%. /he #es% is %he same as %he p#evious man%#a. All . have !one is cove#e! %he p#evious ma%e#ial 'o# "ou. .n %he %#a!i%ion o' %he %eachin$s, "ou shoul! %#" %o $o home an! ac%uall" !o 'ou# sessions +e'o#e . %each "ou %he ne3% %ime. So "ou !o one in %he mo#nin$, one +e'o#e lunch, a'%e# lunch an! in %he evenin$. Bu% %ha% is !i''icul%, so %#" %o #ea! i% once. /#" %o have ,i%hin "ou#selves, ,hile %he %eachin$s a#e happenin$, %ha% i% is a ve#" pu#e %ime. .% is a %ime ,he#e ,e a#e %o%all" in%o (aman%a)a. Al%hou$h "ou ma"+e !on8% have %he smalle# !e%ails, "ou shoul! p#incipall" pu% "ou# min! in%o %he ene#$" o' (aman%a)a an! !on8% ,o##" a+ou% %he !e%ails. /he p#inciple %hin$ is "ou a#e in %he %eachin$s. .% is no% %oo !i''icul% %o ma)e "ou#sel' . am (aman%a)a an! . have %hese 'lamin$ +i$ ho#ns, massive ene#$" comin$ o'' o' %hem9 /he mos% impo#%an% %hin$ a% %he +e$innin$ is %he p#i!e. . am (aman%a)a. So "ou !on8% 'eel an" mo#e li)e . am an o#!ina#" pe#son. (ou le% %he ene#$" come. (ou ,ill $o home an! have %he !ei%" all a#oun! "ou. 2un an! $ames9 /hen "ou can s%a#% %o ,o#) ,i%h %ha%. .' "ou +elieve, %he visuali*a%ion is hal' %he#e. .' "ou )eep loo)in$ 'o# %he visuali*a%ion, i% ,ill no% +e %he#e. Bu% i' "ou +elieve an! pu% %o$e%he# ,i%h %ha% non !uali%", %hen "ou a#e miles ahea!. Don8% sa" o# %hin) %ha% %he visuali*a%ion an! "ou a#e sepa#a%e. (ou a#e %he visuali*a%ion. (ou a#e %his inc#e!i+l" in%ensive +ein$, %his enli$h%ene! +ein$ (aman%a)a. .n %ha% "ou le% "ou#sel' +e %ha%. Le% %he ene#$" come all a#oun! "ou# +o!", "ou a#e no% an o#!ina#" +ein$ an" mo#e. When "ou $e% in%o %ha% hea! space %hen %he visuali*a%ion comes ve#" na%u#all". /he o%he# %hin$, is ma)e "ou#sel' po,e#'ul. (ou a#e no% ,ea) an"mo#e. (ou a#e ve#" po,e#'ul. .' some man came up an! +u$$e! "ou, "ou coul! $#a+ %hem +" %he sc#u'' o' %he nec)... ,ell, no% #eall", +u% "ou can %hin) %ha% ,a"9 So %#" %o live ,i%hin %he p#i!e o' %he !ei%". /omo##o, ,e ,ill move in%o %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ion $ua#!ians. Chap%e#

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As (aman%a)a "ou have %,o a#ms, "ou# +o!" is +lue +lac) in colo# an! "ou a#e s%an!in$ on an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us. .nsi!e o' %he lo%us is a +la*in$ #e! sun cushion. (ou# #i$h% le$ is hoo)e! in an! "ou# le'% le$ is s%#e%che! 'o#,a#!. (ou# a#ms a#e hol!in$ a cleave# an! a s)ull cup. .n %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! is a ,hi%e @4, a% %he +ase o' "ou# %h#oa% %he#e is a #e! A1, an! a% %he cen%e# o' "ou# ches% a% %he level o' "ou# hea#% is a +lue 1&4, %he s"lla+le o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o' %he +liss an! voi!ness. /he ,hole me!i%a%ive p#ocess has %o +e a comple%e mani'es%a%ion o' %he +liss an! voi!ness. We shoul! al,a"s #ela%e %o %ha%. @u# +o!" is ou# mani'es%a%ion +o!". @u# Dha#ma)a"a, %he +o!" o' %#u%h, +ein$ 'o#mless is comple%el" +liss an! voi!ness ,is!om consciousness. When ,e mani'es% %ha% in a pu#e as%#al 'o#m i% is %he mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness in %he colo# o' +lue li$h%. When ,e mani'es% %he 'ull aspec% o' (aman%a)a, i% is %he mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness in %he 'o#m o' %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'ea#'ul va5#a %e##i'ie# (aman%a)a. /he#e a#e some !e%ails "ou can a!! %o %he visuali*a%ion. A% %he hea#% cen%e# on %op o' %he sun !is) is %he s"lla+le 1&4 ,hich s%an!s up#i$h% in %he cen%e# li)e a can!le in %he mi!!le o' a Bi#%h!a" ca)e. S%an!in$ on %he e!$e a#oun! i%, "ou can inclu!e %he man%#a @4 17.1 S17./1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/. .% s%a#%s ,i%h @4 a% %he '#on% o' %he s"lla+le an! moves a#oun! in a cloc),ise !i#ec%ion. .' "ou ,an% "ou can a!! %ha% %o %he le%%e#s in "ou# hea#%. /he" shoul! +e !a#) ,#a%h'ul +lue +ecause i% is %he ,#a%h'ul ac%ion man%#a o' (aman%a)a. Also ,hen "ou $ene#a%e %he inne# o''e#in$, $ene#a%e '#om (A4 %he +lue ai# man!ala, '#om 7A4 comes %he 'i#e man!ala, '#om A1s comes hea!s, '#om ano%he# A1 comes a s)ull cup. /he s)ull cup has %he ,hi%e +liss on %he ou%si!e an! %he voi!ness as #e! on %he insi!e. .n some commen%a#ies i% is #eve#se!. .% !oesn8% #eall" ma%%e#. .% is %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness an! all %he inne# o''e#in$ $ene#a%e! in %he s)ull cup comple%el" #ises '#om +liss an! voi!ness. Wi%hin %he inne# o''e#in$ have some #eali*a%ion o' ho, +liss an! voi!ness is $ene#a%e! in an inne# "o$ic manne#. (ou have %he movin$ o' %he ,in! ene#$". /he +la*in$ 'o#%h o' %he 'i#e ene#$". 2#om %ha% %he in$#e!ien%s insi!e %he s)ull cup mel% an! +oil an! all impu#i%ies a#e pu#i'ie!. So app#ecia%e %ha% %he $ene#a%ion o' %he ps"chic hea% '#om openin$ %he cen%#al channel is %he me%ho! in ,hich one $ene#a%es %he pu#e +liss an! voi!ness. .% is uncon%amina%e!. Bliss $ene#a%e! in o%he# ,a"s, al%hou$h suppo#%ive o' #eali*a%ion, ,ill no% +#in$ a+ou% %he ul%ima%e #eali*a%ion. .% is me#el" a %echni0ue %ha% can +e #elie! upon. So even ,i%hin "ou# visuali*a%ion, a% some poin% "ou ,ill have %o $ive up #eliance upon $ene#a%in$ +liss '#om visuali*in$ a conso#% as "ou canno% #el" on %ha% as %he ul%ima%e %echni0ue. .% is me#el" a me%ho! %o ma)e "ou# min! mo#e su+%le, mo#e 'le3i+le. When "ou $ene#a%e %he 'ive mea%s an! nec%a#s ,i%hin %he s)ull cup, %he 'ive mea%s a#e $ene#a%e! o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. B17&4 'o# Vai#ochana, A4 'o# 7a%nasam+hava, J7.4 'o# Ami%a+ha, K1A4 'o# Amo$$asi!!hi, 1&4 'o# A)sho+h"a. /his $ene#a%es %he +u''alo, %he !o$, %he elephan%, %he ho#se, an! %he human 'lesh, all ma#)e! ,i%h %hei# s"lla+les. 2o# e3ample Bu''alo, %he 'i#s% s"lla+le in %he sans)#i% ,o#! is ?@. 2o# %he Do$ i% is K&, an! so on. B" havin$ each o' %hese pieces o' animal in %he s)ull cup, an! havin$ %hem la+ele! ,i%h %he small s"lla+le s"m+oli*in$ %he openin$ pa#% o' %hei# name in sans)#i%, "ou a#e %#"in$ %o help $ene#a%e %ha% all phenomena in %he ,o#l! a#oun! "ou is i!en%i'ie! +" la+elin$. 2o# e3ample6 as "ou ,a%ch me "ou i!en%i'" %he o+5ec%. /he#e is a %h#one un!e#nea%h me. . am si%%in$ he#e. . am ,ea#in$ pan%s an! such. ;ach o' %hese %hin$s a#e men%all" la+elle! +" "ou. /he" !o no% a#ise on %hei# o,n. :an%s !o no% sa" -. am pan%s9- .% is ou# un!e#s%an!in$ %ha% la+els %hem. So %he inne# o''e#in$ has also %he aspec% %ha% "ou la+el each o' %he o+5ec%s $ene#a%e! ,i%hin %he inne# o''e#in$ an! %his in!ica%es %ha% phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en% an! %he onl" ,a" %he" +ecome la+ele! an! name! is +" ou# la+ellin$ an! namin$ %hem. So ,e la+el %hem ,i%h an alpha+e% s"lla+le s"m+olic %ha% ,e have la+ele! %he o+5ec%s o' %he phenomenal unive#se. Also i% is sai! %ha% i' one #eali*es %he in%en% o' %he 'ive mea%s, %his %hen helps $ene#a%e #eali*a%ions. /he#e a#e spi#i%ual #eali*a%ions an! also #eali*a%ions o' ps"chic po,e# an! such. B" #eali*in$ an! %#ans'o#min$ %he 'ive mea%s %hen ,e can ac%uall" $ain ps"chic po,e#s o# %he si!!his. /he 'ive mea%s a#e also calle! %he 'ive hoo)s +ecause %he" hoo) po,e# an! #eali*a%ions 'o# "ou an! in %he p#ocess o' ,an%in$ %o +ecome enli$h%ene! %o +ene'i% all sen%ien% +ein$s, "ou nee! po,e# an! #eali*a%ions. /he#e'o#e +" #el"in$ on %he inne# o''e#in$, "ou can $ene#a%e po,e#, si!!hi #eali*a%ions. /he inne# o''e#in$ is a ve#" ,on!e#'ul %hin$ %o have. 7el"in$ on %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he 'ive mea%s, s"m+olic o' %he 'ive

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Bu!!ha 'amilies ,hich a#e s"m+olic o' %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' ou# a$$#e$a%es o' +ein$, can $ene#a%e si!!his, po,e#s, #eali*a%ions. .% is sai! %ha% %he 'ive nec%a#s a#e %ha% ,hich cla#i'ies. /he" a#e also calle! %he 'ive lamps. A lamp cla#i'ies some%hin$. So i% is sai! +" pu#i'"in$ an! %#ans'o#min$ in %he inne# o''e#in$ %he 'ive nec%a#s, ,e can cla#i'" %he po,e#s ,e %#" %o #eali*e +" %#ans'o#min$ %he 'ive mea%s o# 'ive hoo)s. When "ou ,o#) ,i%h %he inne# o''e#in$, 'o# e3ample in Lama Chopa, in %he small ve#se o' inne# o''e#in$ i% #e'e#s %o %he 'ive hoo)s an! %he 'ive li$h%s. /he" a#e %he 'ive mea%s an! 'ive nec%a#s ,hich a#e pu#i'ie!. /he inne# o''e#in$ is also s"m+olic o' %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' ou# mun!ane a%%i%u!e. We %a)e mun!ane %hin$s ,hich ,e consi!e# %o +e pu%#i!, %he animal +o!ies, an! %hen also %he 'eces, +loo!, semen, u#ine, all o' %hese su+s%ances ,hich ,e no#mall" !o no% li)e %o have a#oun!, ,e ei%he# ,an% %hem 'lushe! a,a" o# hi!!en. So $ene#a%in$ %hem in %he o''e#in$ is sa"in$ ,e a#e %a)in$ ou# no#mal mun!ane a%%i%u!e an! %#ans'o#min$ i% in%o a pu#e one. /hus "ou %a)e %hose 'ive su+s%ances an! pu#i'" %hem ,i%h %he hea% o' %he 'i#e '#om %he inne# o''e#in$. /his mel%s an! +oils %hem an! %he" +ecome o' one %as%e. @ne %as%e in %he +liss an! %he voi!ness, %he #eali*a%ion o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%" ,hich is s"m+oli*e! +" %he ,hi%e an! #e! o' %he s)ull cup ,hich con%ains %hem all. 2u#%he#, %he" a#e +lesse! ,i%h va5#a +o!", va5#a speech an! va5#a min!, %he 1&4, A1, an! @4 ,hich s%an! a+ove %hem. .n %his ,a" "ou a#e also #eali*in$ %ha% %he#e is #eliance on %he va5#a +o!", va5#a speech an! va5#a min! as %he %echni0ue 'o# $ainin$ %hei# pu#i'ica%ion. /hus "ou en! up ,i%h %he nec%a# ,hich is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he 'ive !elusions an! %he #eali*a%ion o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%" in one %as%e, %he %as%e o' %he nec%a# o' %he inne# o''e#in$s. (ou %hen $ene#a%e %he ou%e# o''e#in$s. A$ain %he" a#e $ene#a%e! '#om %he 1&4 s"lla+le s"m+oli*in$ +liss an! voi!ness. /he s)ull cup a$ain is #e! on %he insi!e an! ,hi%e on %he ou%si!e s"m+olic o' %he uni%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. Also "ou $ene#a%e i% '#om 1&4, %he s"lla+le 'o# %he hol" min! o' %he Bu!!has ,hich onl" e3is%s in %he +liss an! voi!ness. ;ach o' %he su+s%ances, ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, 'ee%, pe#'ume, 'lo,e#s, incense, li$h%, 'oo! an! music a#e all $ene#a%e! '#om +liss an! voi!ness consciousness. .' "ou s%a#% %o #eali*e +liss an! voi!ness as an e3pe#ience, "ou ac%uall" pu#i'" %he sense !oo#s. So ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h is %as%e, ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee% has %o !o ,i%h %he +o!", pe#'ume ,i%h a$ain %he +o!" an! 'lo,e#s a#e sai! %o +e o''e#in$s 'o# %he e"es. So a$ain "ou have %he visual o+5ec%. Li$h% is o''e#in$ 'o# %he e"es an! also some%hin$ %o cla#i'". 2oo! is o''e#in$ 'o# %he mou%h, an! music is o''e#in$ %o %he ea#s. .n o''e#in$ %hese, havin$ $ene#a%e! %hem '#om +liss an! voi!ness, s%a#% %o app#ecia%e %ha% all phenomena . e3pe#ience a#e ou%e# o''e#in$s. /he ou%e# o''e#in$s a#e +liss an! voi!ness. . am e3pe#iencin$ +liss an! voi!ness in all %ha% . am involve! ,i%h. So "ou a#e $ivin$ up "ou# mun!ane e3is%ence an! "ou a#e #eali*in$ %he %#anscen!en%al e3is%ence o' (aman%a)a. A'%e# %he +lessin$ o' %he e3%e#nal o''e#in$s, "ou %hen !o a secon! inne# o''e#in$. /his %ime "ou visuali*e as in %he 'i#s%, %o $ene#a%e hol" ,a%e# %o +less %hin$s as "ou $o %h#ou$h %he sa!hana. /his secon! %ime "ou $ene#a%e an inne# o''e#in$ is %o +less an o''e#in$. So 'o# e3ample "ou coul! have a small se% o' coo)ies on "ou# al%a# o# "ou 5us% visuali*e an o''e#in$. .n %he space +e'o#e "ou a$ain "ou ,oul! $ene#a%e %he ,in! man!ala, %he 'i#e man!ala an! %h#ee hea!s an! so on. (ou shoo% a +eam o' li$h% '#om "ou# hea#% %ha% moves %he ,in! an! ma)es %he 'i#e 'lame an! mel%s %he su+s%ances in %he s)ull cup an! @4 A1 1&4 emi%s li$h% #a"s !#a,in$ +ac) va5#a +o!", va5#a speech an! va5#a min!. 1&4 %hen 'alls ove# an! spins slo,l" %h#ee %imes pu#i'"in$ colo# an! po%en%ial. A1 'alls ove# an! spins %h#ee %imes %u#nin$ i% in%o nec%a#. @4 'alls ove# an! spins a#oun! an! pu#i'ies i% in%o +ein$ an ine3haus%i+le o''e#in$. So "ou !o a$ain %he inne# o''e#in$s %his %ime %o +e a+le %o o''e# %o %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s. .n %ha% o''e#in$, "ou a#e !oin$ %he sa!hana 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /o comple%e i% "ou ,an% %o #emove in%e#'e#ences. (ou !o no% ,an% an" p#o+lems in "ou# p#ac%ice. /he#e a#e human p#o+lems ,hich cause in%e#'e#ences an! %he#e a#e va#ious spi#i%s an! en%i%ies ,hich e3is% all a#oun! us. So %o placa%e %hem "ou ma)e o''e#in$s %o %hem. /o !o o''e#in$ %o %hem in an o#!ina#" aspec% ,oul! no% +e p#ope# +ecause i% ,oul! mean %ha% "ou a#e #el"in$ on ou%e# spi#i%s, ma"+e %he local ,a%e# spi#i% o# some%hin$ li)e %ha%. .% ,oul! no% +e $oo! +ecause i% ,oul! +e li)e "ou a#e loosin$ "ou# #e'u$e. (ou #eall" have #e'u$e in %he Bu!!ha an! ,ha% %he Bu!!ha %au$h%. /he %eachin$s on +liss an! voi!ness a#e ,ha% "ou a#e

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#el"in$ upon. (aman%a)a is insepa#a+le ,i%h %ha%. So "ou a#e #eall" %a)in$ all o' %he Bu!!has %eachin$s, all o' %he su%#as an! eve#"%hin$ else, an! "ou a#e #eali*in$ %ha% i% is all aime! a% +liss an! voi!ness. .' "ou can #eali*e %ha% "ou have %he ,hole o' %he Bu!!ha8s pa%h. (ou !o no% ,an% %o leave %he p#ac%ice o' +liss an! voi!ness. (ou a#e no% a mun!ane p#ac%i%ione# an" mo#e. (ou a#e a %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione# an! $ene#a%e lo%s o' ene#$". (ou !o no% le% %he local spi#i%s +ecome upse% ,i%h "ou. 2o# e3ample, ,hen . %hou$h% o' !oin$ m" (aman%a)a #e%#ea% in Aus%#alia, . ,as ,a#ne! %ha% . shoul! +e ca#e'ul +ecause local spi#i%s ,ill no% app#ecia%e %he $ene#a%ion o' a ,#a%h'ul !ei%" in %hei# a#ea. So "ou shoul! ma)e o''e#in$s %o %hem %o ma)e su#e %he" un!e#s%an! ,ha% is $oin$ on. /he" a#e 'a# mo#e sensi%ive %o ,ha% "ou a#e !oin$ %han a#e o%he# humans. @%he# people !o no% #eall" )no, ,ha% is $oin$ on. Bu% !ei%ies an! local spi#i%s a#e ve#" sensi%ive. 2o# %ha% #eason "ou shoul! al,a"s i!en%i'" +liss an! voi!ness ,hich %he" can pic) up on. Secon!l" "ou shoul! ma)e an o''e#in$ %o %hem. As %his %eachin$ comes '#om .n!ia, %he !ei%ies ,hich "ou !#a, a#oun! "ou, all %he ,o#l!l" !ei%ies ,hich a#e %he Lo#!s o' %he local spi#i%s a#e in 1in!u ?o! aspec% o' .n!#a, B#ahma, Va"u %he ?o! o' Win!, A$ni %he ?o! o' 'i#e. (ou hoo) %hem all a#oun! "ou. /he" a#e invo)e! +ecause %he" a#e %he p#inciples o' pa#%icula# elemen%s an! spi#i%s #ela%e %o pa#%icula# elemen%s. 2o# e3ample %he#e a#e ,a%e# spi#i%s, ai# spi#i%s, ea#%h spi#i%s, all o' %hese !i''e#en% en%i%ies. So +" invo)in$ %he Lo#!, "ou cove# all ,i%hin his !ominion. 2o# e3ample i' someone sen% a p#esen% %o a B#ian 4ul#one" i% is so#% o' consi!e#e! %o +ein$ a p#esen% %o all o' Cana!a. .n %he same ,a" ,hen "ou invo)e an! ma)e o''e#in$s %o %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s, "ou a#e ac%uall" ma)in$ o''e#in$s %o all %he !i''e#en% va#ie%ies o' spi#i%s ,hich come un!e# each o' %hei# #ealms. /ha% is %he i!ea +ehin! i%. =o, %he#e is a p#ecise se% o' %eachin$s on each o' %hese +u% . !o no% ,an% "ou %o +e ove#l" conce#ne! ,i%h %he e3ac% en%i%". (ou can easil" +ecome 'amilia# ,i%h %hem an! ,ha% %he" en%ail, +u% !o no% +e ove#l" conce#ne! ,i%h ,ha% %he" loo) li)e. Wha% "ou can !o, +ein$ %he cen%e# o' %he me!i%a%ion, is ma)e o''e#in$s. .n "ou# min! "ou a#e sa"in$ -. am cove#in$ all o' %he +ases.- Jus% '#om "ou# si!e. /he mo#e "ou have pa#%icula# in'o#ma%ion o# #eali*a%ion, %he +e%%e# 'o# "ou. .n %an%#acism, eas% is al,a"s in '#on% o' "ou. Bu% i' a !ei%" 'aces me, %hei# eas% is in '#on% o' %hem. (ou a#e loo)in$ eas%. . am loo)in$ eas% a% "ou. Behin! each o' us #espec%ivel" is ,es%, %o ou# #i$h% si!e is sou%h an! %o ou# le'% is no#%h. So all o' "ou a#e in %he cen%e# o' %he !i#ec%ions. When . !esc#i+e %he visuali*a%ion, .n!#a, %he Lo#! o' %he Desi#e 7ealm ?o!s, ,oul! +e in %he space +e'o#e "ou. So i' "ou loo)e! a% 4%. 4e#u ,i%h i%8s 'ou# levels, %he %op level has an .n!#a8s palace in %he cen%e#. 1e is %he chie' an! #ules ,ha% is %e#me! %he $o!s o' %he #ealm -%hi#%" %h#ee-. /his #e'e#s %o, . +elieve, %ha% %he#e a#e 'ou# levels ,i%h 'ou# ci%ies in each o' %he 'ou# co#ne#s, a %o%al o' si3%een, an! a 'e, o%he# #ealms a#oun! i% ,hich ma)es %he #ealm o' -%hi#%" %h#ee-. So +e'o#e "ou is .n!#a. Do,n %o one si!e is Vishnu. /o his si!e is B#ahma an! %o his si!e is %he $o! o' %he sun an! %he $o! o' %he moon. So "ou have 'ive 'acin$ in %he space up in '#on% o' "ou. (ama lives in %he sou%h an! so %he" sa" %o sleep ,i%h "ou# hea! %o %he sou%h sho#%ens "ou# li'e9 Whe%he# i% is %#ue o# no% . !o no% )no,. /o "ou# sou%h as %he me!i%a%o#, "ou have (ama. /his is calle! %he $#oup o' seven (ama. .n %he cen%e# is (ama =un$!#up, .nne# Ac%ivi%". 1e has one 'ace, %,o han!s an! an o#!ina#" ,#a%h'ul 'ace, no% a +u''alo 'ace. 1e is calle! %he inne# accomplishmen% (ama. @n his le'% is Kali. @n his #i$h% is Chamun!i, %hese %,o a#e 'emale !ei%ies. /o %he '#on% o' him is %he (ama o' peace, an! %o his sou%h is %he (ama o' inc#ease. Wes% ,oul! +e %he (ama o' in'luence, an! %o his no#%h is %he (ama o' ,#a%h'ul ac%ivi%ies. Behin! "ou as me!i%a%o# in %he Wes% is %he ?o! o' ,a%e#. /o %he no#%h o' "ou is ?anesh, %he ?o! o' ,eal%h. .% is sai! %ha% in %he man!ala o''e#in$, %he no#%he#n coun%#" is %he place o' %he unplo,e! ha#ves%, %he lan! o' plen%". 2oo! is so +oun%i'ul %ha% "ou !o no% have %o ,o#) 'o# %he ha#ves%s o' %he lan!. Li)e 1a,aii. So ?anesh is %he $o! o' ,eal%h in %he no#%h. /o "ou# le'%, %he no#%h eas%, is Shiva ,ho con%#ols all %he heav" !u%" po,e# hun$#" spi#i%s. Shiva is a po,e#'ul !u!e. (ou can #el" on Shiva, o# Shiva8s lin$ham. /he lin$ham is %he s"m+ol 'o# Shiva8s penis ,i%h %he "oni ,hich ,#aps

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a#oun! i% as s"m+olic 'o# :#ava%i, so %he#e is a lo% o' se3uali%", po,e# an! such. 1e is a ,on!e#'ul $o!, an! i' . ,asn8% a Bu!!his% . ,oul! +e a Shivi%e. Ac%uall" 'o# %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione#s i' "ou $e% involve! ,i%h a 1e#u)a p#ac%ice, an! such, %ha% is all %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' Shiva ene#$". Shiva ene#$" is po,e#'ul. .% is all %he se3uali%" o' %he ,o#l!, #ule! +" Shiva. /o %he sou%heas% is A$ni. /o %he sou%h,es% "ou have a canni+al. /o %he no#%h,es% "ou have a $o! o' ,in!. /o 5us% $o +ac) %o ,ha% is in '#on% o' .n!#a an! +e'o#e "ou. /his is B#ahma. B#ahma has %he sun an! %he moon on each si!e o' him. /hen also, +ehin! "ou is %he ,a%e# $o!. /o %he ,a%e# $o!8s #i$h% si!e, is an ea#%h $o!!ess, an! %o he# si!e is ano%he# 'emale !ei%". /hen all a#oun! %hem a#e all o' %he spi#i%s o' all o' %he %h#ee #ealms. So ,i%hin %he#e "ou ,oul! ac%uall" have %he local spi#i%s a#oun! "ou, plus $hos%s. Ac%uall" Shiva con%#ols all o' %he $hos%s. All %he *om+ies an! %hose so#%s o' %hin$s. B" invo)in$ %he p#incipal !ivini%ies o' %he va#ious ene#$ies, "ou have au%oma%icall" invo)e! all o' %he secon!a#ies an! minions o' %hose va#ious $#oups. /he" all come a#oun! "ou. @' cou#se "ou a#e s%ill 'lamin$ as (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# space, ve#" po,e#'ul, ve#" +liss'ul. (ou have %he 'an%as%ic %#ans'o#me! nec%a# o' inne# o''e#in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. . li)e %his o''e#in$ +ecause %he inne# o''e#in$ is s"m+olic o' "ou# p#ac%ice. /o %he e3%en% %ha% "ou c#ea%e %he inne# o''e#in$, "ou a#e +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. So as "ou +ecome mo#e enli$h%ene!, "ou $e% a mo#e pu#e inne# o''e#in$. Wha% "ou a#e #eall" o''e#in$ a% %his poin% is "ou# pu#e +o!hici%%a ,ish. 4" ,ish %o +ecome enli$h%ene! %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. So as much as "ou 'eel ho, ,on!e#'ul i% ,oul! +e %o +ene'i% someone ,ho nee!s "ou# help, %o +e a+le %o #eall" %ouch %hem in 5us% %he ,a" %he" nee! %o +e %ouche!, %ha% is ,ha% %he Bu!!has a#e all a+ou%. /ha% 'eelin$ is %he inne# o''e#in$ %o "ou #i$h% no,, an! i% is %he pu#i%". .% is a ve#" pu#e %hin$, a ve#" ,on!e#'ul %hin$. (ou mani'es% in %his ve#" ,#a%h'ul aspec% +ecause i% ma)es "ou# min! ve#" s%a+le an! soli!. /his is #eali%". . am $oin$ %o o''e# %his. Wha% "ou visuali*e is %he impo#%an% %hin$, no% ,ha%eve# %he su+s%ance is. .' "ou ,an% %o use a su+s%ance, use one. . %en! %o al,a"s ,an% %o ma)e an o''e#in$ sa"in$ %his is m" p#ac%ice. /his is %he mos% ,on!e#'ul %hin$ . can o''e# an"one, %o o''e# m" p#ac%ice, m" since#e p#a"e#s, m" since#e 'eelin$s. So . ,oul! $ene#a%e %he inne# o''e#in$ an! %hen invi%e all %hese !ei%ies. @' cou#se "ou !o %ha%, an! %his is %he hoo)in$ mu!#a. /he#e a#e !i''e#en% ,a"s %ha% "ou !o i%. .% sa"s in %he sa!hana6 27@4 /1; BL&; 1&4 .= 4( 1;A7/ L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; .= /1; 2@74 @2 1@@KS A=D D7AW BACK /1; 2.2/;;= D.7;C/.@=AL :7@/;C/@7S /@?;/1;7 W./1 /1;.7 ;=/@&7A?;S W1@ S;//L; .= /1; CA7D.=AL A=D .=/;74;D.A/; D.7;C/.@=S. .=S/A=/A=;@&SL( /1;( 4;L/ .=/@ CL;A7 L.?1/ A=D A7.S; .= /1; 2@74 @2 /1; ?L@7.@&S VAJ7A B1A.7AVA W./1 @=; 2AC; A=D /W@ 1A=DS 1@LD.=? CL;AV;7 A=D SK&LL C&:. /1; /@=?&;S @2 /1;S; ?&;S/S /7A=S2@74 27@4 1&4S .=/@ W1./; S.=?L;>:@.=/;D VAJ7AS W./1 /&B;S @2 L.?1/. Do %he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a. .n (aman%a)a "ou# han!s a#e in %his posi%ion all %he %ime. 2o# e3ample ,hen "ou hol! "ou# va5#a an! +ell, al%hou$h "ou hol! i% li)e %his, ,hen "ou s%op hol!in$ i% %ha% is %he mu!#a "ou hol! i% in. /he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a means %ha% no one +u$s me. So, ,hen "ou ,an% %o hoo) eve#"+o!" in, "ou have %o visuali*e %ha% ac%uall" "ou have un+elieva+le po,e#. When "ou $o li)e %ha%, i% is li)e all o' a su!!en someone ,as !#a$$e! hal' ,a" ac#oss %he #oom. /he" 5us% canno% s%op. (ou can %hin) o' i% in %,o ,a"s. @ne is %ha% "ou ph"sicall" !#a$ %hem, o# %,o, i' "ou ,an% %o +e a li%%le mo#e hum+le, is %ha% "ou have cau$h% %hei# a%%en%ion. .' %he#e ,as an" spi#i% ,i%hin a hun!#e! miles o# an",he#e in %he unive#se, all o' a su!!en %he" ,oul! +e cau$h%. /he" coul!n8% s%op. /hei# min! +ecomes 'i3e! on "ou. (ou a#e si%%in$ %he#e as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a, ,i%h a ,on!e#'ull" +liss'ul +o!". Jus% a %o%all" ma5es%ic +o!". (ou a#e %o%al po,e#. (ou a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' %he 4an5ush#i Bu!!ha 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. So all o' %he spi#i%s #e5oice ,hen %he" see "ou visuali*e! in %ha% manne#. /he#e is %he mani'es%a%ion o' %he Bu!!ha 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. So ,hen "ou #ea! %he p#a"e#, "ou hoo) an! "ou can !o i% ,i%h %he ,o#!s, -2#om %he 1&4 a% m" hea#% li$h% #a"s sen! an! -1@@K- /hin) %ha% hoo) !#a,s all a%%en%ion %o "ou. /he" a#e a,a#e.

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1avin$ $o% %hei# a%%en%ion, %hen +ecause "ou a#e no% $oin$ %o ma)e o''e#in$s %o Shiva, o# B#ahma, o# an" ,o#l!l" $o!s, +u% #a%he# on %he +asis o' %he 'ac% %ha% %he" have Bu!!ha na%u#e, an! %ha% Bu!!ha na%u#e 'o# a #eali*e! pe#son is %he mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness, %hen "ou can mel% %hem all in%o +liss an! voi!ness. (ou mel% %hem all. /he" s%op +ein$ Shiva, e%c., %he" s%op +ein$ %hei# o#!ina#" sel'. Because %he" have Bu!!ha na%u#e an! +ecause o' "ou# po,e#, "ou %#ans'o#m %hem in%o %he Bu!!ha (aman%a)a +ecause "ou a#e $oin$ %o +#in$ %hem all in%o "ou# (aman%a)a sa!hana. So a% %ha% momen% %hen "ou sa" %he %e3% %he p#a"e# an! have %hem assume posi%ions in %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions, %he" ins%an%aneousl" mel% in%o li$h% an! +ecome %he $lo#ious (aman%a)a. .mme!ia%el" "ou shoul! have a#oun! "ou all o' %hese (aman%a)as ,i%h %hei# s)ull cup an! cleave#, ,i%h %hei# #i$h% le$ hoo)e! an! %hei# le'% le$ s%#e%che! ou%, an! %he" a#e all +liss'ul. /he" a#e all (aman%a)a. (ou i!en%i'" ,i%h %ha%. Le% "ou#sel' $e% in%o %ha%. /he" a#e 'ull" +liss'ul in %ha% s%a%e. Don8% %hin) %ha% %he" !on8% li)e i%. /he" en5o" i% +ecause +" %he po,e# o' "ou# visuali*a%ion "ou have ma!e %hem (aman%a)a. (ou have ma!e %hem enli$h%ene!. (ou a#e +lessin$ %hem. 2#om %he#e %hen "ou a#e $oin$ %o s%a#% %he o''e#in$. /he ne3% man%#a @4 (A4A 7AJA DAD@ 4;(A, (A4; D@7@ =A(@ DA(A, (ADA (@=. 7A(A KS1A(A, (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A 4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ :1A/ SVA1A /ha% is %he secon! man%#a o' (aman%a)a. Li)e in "ou# man%#as in "ou# hea#% "ou ac%uall" have @4 A 7A :A /SA =A D1.1, @4 (A4A 7AJA....1&4 1&4 :1A/ :1A/ SVA1A, @4 17.1 S1/7.1.... @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/. (ou have 'ou# s%#in$s o' man%#a in "ou# hea#%. Ac%uall" %he @4 A 7A :A /SA =A D1.1 man%#a is neve# visuali*e! cons%an%l" a% "ou# hea#%. Bu% "ou al,a"s have %he o%he# %h#ee. .n %he cen%e# "ou have a 1&4. So %he 'i#s% man%#a o' (aman%a)a is +lessin$. All %he man%#as o' (aman%a)a a#e +lessin$. Bu% ,i%h %his pa#%icula# man%#a, visuali*e %ha% i% appea#s a#oun! %he e!$e o' %he s)ull cup. As "ou #eci%e i%, %he le%%e#s 'all in%o %he s)ull cup. /his is 5us% a 'u#%he# +lessin$ +ecause "ou a#e ma)in$ "ou# inne# o''e#in$ a li%%le pa#%icula# 'o# (aman%a)a ene#$". So "ou sa" %he man%#a an! i% 'alls in. .% splashes an! sen!s o'' ,hi%e li$h% ene#$". A% %his poin% o' cou#se, i% is no% +oile! chun)s o' 'lesh o' elephan% an! ho#se an" mo#e, i% is all me#cu#" li)e. .% has an au#a o' li$h%, an au#a o' +liss. .% has a %o%al +liss9 Because i% is $ene#a%e! in +liss an! voi!ness, i% is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness, %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. So in %ha% ,a" %hen i% is %o%al +liss. (ou shoul! %hin) o' i% as +ein$ ,on!e#'ull" +liss'ul. Jus% 'o# "ou %o )no, %ha% i% +#in$s +liss in "ou# hea#% cha)#a. .n %ha% ,a" %hin) o' i% as +ein$ +liss'ul. Also, in mo#e mun!ane %e#ms, i% is "ou# p#ac%ice. /he inne# o''e#in$ means m" p#ac%ice. .% is %he +es% %hin$ %ha% . coul! o''e# an"one. .% is ,ha% is $oin$ %o ma)e all %he Bu!!has happ" %oo9 So "ou have all o' %hese !ei%ies all a#oun! "ou, millions o' %hem +ecause %he" a#e all o' %he un!e#lin$s o' %he p#incipal !ei%ies. (ou shoul! visuali*e %ha% on each o' %hei# %on$ue comes a sin$le poin%e! va5#a an! '#om i% comes a li%%le s%#a, o' li$h%. Li)e a so!a s%#a,, i% comes !o,n in%o %he nec%a#. As "ou #eci%e each o' %he ne3% man%#a, i% ac%uall" *ips i% up in%o %hem. . %hin) o' i% li)e elec%#ici%", i% ins%an%aneousl" $ives %hem +liss. So on %h#ou$h %hei# %on$ue an! on,a#! %h#ou$h %hei# ,hole +o!" %o $ive %hem ecs%as". /his is %he o''e#in$ o' "ou# inne# o''e#in$. /o placa%e %hem. /o ma)e %hem happ". @4 B1& C1A7A=A, (A :A/ALA C1A7A(A, 4A= K1;C1A7A(A, /A :&7VA 1.?A=A4, KA DAKS1.=A D&?A(A, 1&4 :AS1C1. 4A=A4, :1A/ &//A7A A/.?A(A, @4 ., 17.1 (A, S1/7. VA, V. KS1., K7. K@, /A ;, =A A, =A D;, 1&4 B1(@1, :1A/ SA7VA B1&/; B1(A1 @4 is uni'ie! +o!" speech an! min! ,hich means %ha% i' . have +liss an! voi!ness #eali*a%ion, m" +o!" speech an! min! a#e uni'ie!. B1& C1A7A=A. =o, "ou a#e o''e#in$ %o all o' %he !i''e#en% !ei%ies. =o, +ecause (aman%a)a is pa#%icula#l" #ela%e! ,i%h (ama, !ea%h, %he 'i#s% se% o' seven man%#as has s"lla+les ,hich #e'e# %o ,ha% is %e#me! as %he $#oup o' seven (amas ,hich a#e %o "ou# sou%h. So "ou have %he inne# o''e#in$ %o %he space +e'o#e "ou. (ou a#e as (aman%a)a si%%in$ %he#e ve#" +liss'ull". =o, "ou sa" . am $oin$ %o ma)e o''e#in$s %o "ou. =o#mall" "ou ,oul! ma)e a lo%us mu!#a. So "ou can !o lo%us mu!#a. Some%imes . 5us% !o lo%us mu!#a. . %hou$h% %ha% is al#i$h% +u% i' . 5us% !o

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one lo%us mu!#a i% is li)e . have mani'es%e! %he inne# o''e#in$ +ecause lo%us mu!#a is al,a"s %o mani'es% 'o#%h. So "ou $ene#a%e an! !#a, %hem 'o#%h. (ou have %hem ins%an%aneousl" +ecome (aman%a)a. /hen "ou !o %he 'i#s% man%#a. A% %ha% %ime ,i%h %he (ama 7a5a man%#a, "ou !o %he #ollin$, i% is calle! %he lo%us #oll. . ,oul! sa" %ha% is $ene#a%in$ %he inne# o''e#in$. 1avin$ !one %ha%, %hen ,ha% . li)e %o !o is %o !o %his so#% o' a han! mu!#a. (ou have %he $#oup o' seven (amas in '#on% o' "ou. (ou 'i#s% o''e# %o %he cen%e#, %he inne# Dha#ma 7a5a, %hen "ou o''e# %o Kali, Chamun!i, %hen %o :eace'ul (ama, .nc#easin$ (ama, in'luence (ama, an! ,#a%h'ul (ama. Because "ou ,an% pa#%icula#l" %hei# +lessin$s. /he" a#e %he ones ,hich a#e $oin$ %o help "ou +ecome enli$h%ene!. So each o' %he pa#%s o' %he man%#a is %o o''e# %o each o' %he seven (amas. @4 B1& C1A7A=A is %o Dha#ma 7a5a (A :A/ALA C1A7A(A, is 'o# Chamun!i 4A= K1;C1A7A(A, is 'o# Kali /A :&7VA =.?A=A4, is 'o# %he peace'ul KA DAKS1.=A D&?A(A, is 'o# %he inc#easin$ 1&4 :AS1C1. 4A=A4, is %he a%%#ac%in$ :1A/ &//A7A A/.?A(A, is 'o# %he ,#a%h'ul one So "ou have o''e#e! %o %he $#oup o' seven (amas. /he" a#e o'' in %he sou%h. @n %op o' o''e#in$ %o %he $#oup o' seven "ou have also %a)en %he inne# mos% man%#a o' (aman%a)a an! +#o)en i% up in%o i%8s seven s"lla+les, @4 (A 4A= /A KA 1&4 :1A/. (ou have s%uc) %hem %o$e%he# ,i%h %ha% $#oup o' seven. So i% ac%uall" 'u#%he# +lesses %hem. 7emem+e#, "ou a#e $ene#a%in$ eve#"%hin$ in (aman%a)a ene#$". /ha% is %he 'i#s% %hin$. Secon!l", "ou %a)e %he #emainin$ %en a#eas %ha% "ou a#e $oin$ %o o''e# %o, an! . ,ill i!en%i'" %hem, all +lesse! ,i%h %he @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/. .% has %en s"lla+les. So6 @4 ., is %he 'i#s% s"lla+le an! . FeGs%an!s 'o# .n!#a in %he '#on% 17.1 (A, %he secon! s"lla+le an! (A s%an!s 'o# %he (amas in %he sou%h. S1/7. VA, %he %hi#! an! Va, %he $o! o' ,a%e# V. KS1., s%an!s 'o# %he o''e#in$s %o ?anesh K7. K@, )o s%an!s 'o# B#ahma /A ;, 'o# A$ni =A A, %he canni+al =A D;, %he ?o! o' Win! 1&4 B1(@1, %o %he ?o!!ess +elo, %he ea#%h :1A/ SA7VA B1&/; B1(A1 s%an!s 'o# Shiva an! all %he $hos%s, Bhu%a means $hos%s an! Shiva #ules %hem all. (ou have ma!e o''e#in$s, an! "ou !o %h#ee #oun!s o' %his man%#a. /hen havin$ ma!e inne# o''e#in$ %o %hem, "ou have %hem all +lisse! ou% on +liss an! voi!ness, %hen "ou have %o ma)e ou%e# o''e#in$s %o %hem. A$ain "ou a#e (aman%a)a, "ou a#e ve#" +liss'ul in %he cen%e# an! "ou have no limi%a%ions on po,e# an! capaci%". So '#om %he 1&4 ,hich is s%an!in$ on %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#% on a #e! sun !is) ,i%h %he man%#a s%an!in$ cloc),ise a#oun! i%, "ou s%a#% %o mani'es% ?o!!esses. (ou have %o !o a lo% o' %hem +ecause "ou a#e $oin$ %o ma)e o''e#in$s %o all o' %hese +ein$s9 (ou can !o i% in a couple ,a"s. @ne, "ou can have %hem s%#eam ou% '#om "ou# ches% an! imme!ia%el" +#anch ou% in all !i#ec%ions. @# i' "ou ,an% %o "ou can have %hem $o in all !i#ec%ions. (ou# choice, ,ha%eve# is mo#e com'o#%a+le 'o# "ou# min!. Bu% +ecause "ou ,an% %o lea#n ho, sen! %hin$s ou% '#om "ou# hea#% an! suc) %hem +ac) in, i% %en!s +e%%e# %o sen! %hem '#om %he '#on% o' "ou# ches% +u% i% is imma%e#ial ho, "ou !o i%. /hen "ou $o @4 DAS1AD.KA L@KA:ALA SA:A7.>VA7A A7?1A4, :AD(A4, ?A=D1;, :&S1:;, D1&:;, AL@K;, =A.V.D(A, S1ABDA :7AD.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A DAS1AD.KA L@KA:ALA means %he p#o%ec%o#s o' %he %en !i#ec%ions

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SA:A7.>VA7A an! eve#"one else :7AD.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A means . ma)e %his o''e#in$. .' "ou a#e p#e%%" 0uic) "ou %#" %o suc) %hem all +ac) in ,i%h %ha%. /he#e a#e %,o %#a!i%ions. @ne is "ou )eep mani'es%in$ ?o!!esses ou% o' "ou# hea#%. /he#e is a con%inuous s%#eam o' %hem ma)in$ o''e#in$s o' ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%, ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, an! so on an! %hen %he" come +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. @# "ou can have i% %ha% as some a#e comin$ ou% o%he#s a#e comin$ +ac) in. .% !epen!s ho, c#ea%ive "ou a#e9 1e#e ,e have o''e#in$s ,i%h %he mu!#as. So i' "ou have "ou# va5#a an! +ell in "ou# han! o# no%, .... an! as "ou $ive %hem %he o''e#in$ "ou shoul! ma)e i% %ha% %he" $e% %he +liss o' %he o''e#in$. =o% %ha% "ou ac%uall" have %o $o ou% an! scoop ou% some ice c#eam an! $ive i% %o %hem. Jus% %ha% +#in$in$ %he .ce c#eam on '#on% o' %hem, %he ?o!s $e% ice c#eam. /he" $e% %he pleasu#e o' i%. Because, ,e a#e in %he !ivine. We a#e no% in %he mun!ane an" mo#e9 (ou have %o open "ou# min! %o inc#e!i+le amoun%s o' visuali*a%ion. Bu% !o i%. Because i% is openin$ "ou# min!. .% is some%hin$ "ou neve# !o, is %o !o a lo% o' c#ea%ive visuali*a%ion. /an%#acism #eall" #elies on i%. So allo, i%. (ou ,ill no% $e% i% all %he %ime9 Lo%s o' %imes "ou ,ill +e si%%in$ %he#e an! so#% o' spacin$ o'' an! %hin)in$ a+ou% ,ha% "ou a#e $oin$ %o !o %omo##o,. Bu% eve#" so o'%en "ou ,ill so#% o' clue in an! +e involve! ,i%h "ou# visuali*a%ion. A% %ha% %ime "ou can have %ha% all %hese ?o!s a#e all a#oun! "ou. /he" a#e $e%%in$ ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%, pe#'ume, an! %he $o!!esses a#e comin$ in an! ou%. Jus% pla" ,i%h i%. 4os%l" "ou a#e o''e#in$ +liss an! voi!ness. (ou al,a"s ,an% %o !,ell on %ha% . am o''e#in$ +liss an! voi!ness. So ma"+e i% is no% %oo clea# o' ,ha% . am o''e#in$, +u% i% is ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h an! so on. /hen "ou a+so#+ %he $o!!esses all +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou have ma!e ou%e# o''e#in$s. Bu% "ou shoul! also ma)e inne# o''e#in$s. .nne# o''e#in$s a#e %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he !elusions in%o %he pa%h, +#in$in$ o# %#ans'o#min$ i%, %ha% is %he inne# o''e#in$. (ou $ene#a%e %he 'ive impu#e mea%s an! %he 'ive impu#e nec%a#s an! "ou %#ans'o#m i% ,i%h %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies an! %he 'ive 'emale Bu!!ha 'amilies an! %hen "ou can c#ea%e %he inne# o''e#in$. (ou +less i% ,i%h +o!" speech an! min!. /ha% is %he inne# o''e#in$. /ha% also is %he o''e#in$ o' +liss an! voi!ness +ecause i% is %#ans'o#min$ all o' %he mun!ane min! in%o +liss an! voi!ness, %he ,is!om o' %he pa%h. /he insepa#a+ili%" o' %he +liss an! voi!ness. .n !oin$ %ha%, "ou o''e# inne# o''e#in$ ,hich is "ou a#e $oin$ %o o''e# a li%%le +i% o' %his me#cu#" 'lui!. (ou o''e# i% ,i%h "ou# #in$ 'in$e# o' "ou# le'% han!. .' "ou have %he %ime, "ou can !ip i% in%o %he con%aine# o' inne# o''e#in$ an! $o @m !asha!i)a Lo)apala sapa#i>va#a @4 A1 1&4 an! 'lic) i% o'' "ou# %hum+. So "ou ma)e o''e#in$ o' %ha%. A% %ha% poin% ,hen "ou !o i%, "ou a#e o''e#in$ %hem mo#e ph"sicall", %he inne# o''e#in$ o' %he me#cu#" li)e 'lui!, "ou ac%uall", %o visuali*e i% %o help $ene#a%e +liss an! voi!ness, "ou visuali*e %ha% %he 'in$e# is li)e %he male se3 o#$an an! %he %hum+ is li)e %he 'emale se3 o#$an an! ,hen %he %,o %ouch %he#e is +liss. /ha% ma)es all o' %hem +liss'ul so i% spa#)s %hei# ne#vous s"s%em an! $ives %hem a +i$ 'loo! o' ,hi%e li$h% +liss ene#$". .n %ha% ,a" "ou ma)e o''e#in$ %o %hem. So %ha% is %he o''e#in$ o' %he inne# o''e#in$. .% is also sai! "ou !o %his $es%u#e in %he 'o#m o' a /i+e%an =A le%%e#. /ha% is comin$ up '#om +elo, an! loopin$ cloc),ise an! 'lic)in$ ou%,a#!s. /hen "ou have ma!e %he ou%e# o''e#in$s %o ma)e %hem happ", inne# o''e#in$s %o $ive %hem inne# li+e#a%ion, an! %hen "ou #eci%e %he p#a"e# as)in$ %hem %o paci'" all in%e#'e#ences. /he" have en5o"e! "ou# o''e#in$s on all levels, so %he" a#e happ" %o help. Wi%h %ha% %hen 'ollo, ,i%h %he (aman%a)a ve#sion o' Va5#asa%%va8s hun!#e! s"lla+le man%#a. (ou can 'eel o# visuali*e %ha% +asicall", "ou have #ain 'all insi!e o' %hem as nec%a# ,hich ma)es %hem 'eel 0ui%e #ela3e! an! com'o#%a+le. /he $ene#al %echni0ue in Va5#asa%%va is %ha% "ou have nec%a# #ain !o,n in %he +o!" an! i% pu#i'ies. Well ,hen "ou #eci%e %he (aman%a)a Va5#asa%%va man%#a, i% is simila#. Jus% have eve#"+o!" $e% pu#i'ie! 'o# an" mis%a)es "ou +le,. Li)e ma"+e "ou +en% someone8s e$o a +i% an! %he" a#e $oin$ %o +e a li%%le unhapp". Well %o so#% %his ou% an! cove# 'o# %ha% "ou sa" so##"9 So "ou !o %he man%#a. A% %ha% poin% "ou can #in$ "ou# +ell %o le% eve#"%hin$ vi+#a%e an! 'eel %ha% %he#e is nec%a# #ainin$ !o,n. .' "ou !o i% %he lon$ ,a" "ou !o #eci%a%ions o' %ha%. A% %ha% %ime "ou 'eel %ha% nec%a# #ains !o,n on all o' %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ion p#o%ec%o#s in %he %en !i#ec%ions, an! havin$ #aine! !o,n %hen "ou sa", please 'o#$ive me 'o# all %he mis%a)es . have !one an! %he sill" %hin$s . !i! ,#on$, an! . !i!n8% mean %o !o i% an! . am so##". :lease 'o#$ive me9

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/hen "ou sa", @4 A1 VAJ7A 4&1. Wi%h %ha%, %he mu!#a, %a)e "ou# %hum+ an! 'i#s% 'in$e# an! sepa#a%e %hem an! 5us% 'eel %ha% eve#"one %ha% "ou hoo)e! in is #elease!. Because "ou have hoo)e! %hei# a%%en%ion an! "ou ,en%, -1e"9 . am p#ac%icin$ m" !ha#ma sa!hana #i$h% no,, !on8% +u$ me, !on8% $e% in m" ,a", please ma)e eve#"%hin$ $o ,ell 'o# me, %han) "ou ve#" much. 1e#e is %he o''e#in$s, en5o" %hem a lo%, $oo!+"e9 /ha% is so#% o' ,ha% "ou have !one. .n %his ,a" "ou a#e sa"in$ . am so##" i' . happene! %o !is%u#+ "ou# !inne#9 @# some%hin$ else9 So %hen "ou ca##" on ,i%h %he Sa!hana. Chap%e# 5 4ani'es%in$ in %he 'o#m o' ?#ea% an! ?lo#ious (aman%a)a ,e shoul! have %he !ivine p#i!e o' (aman%a)a, %ha% ,e a#e %he ul%ima%e +ene'i% 'o# all +ein$s. Divine p#i!e !oes no% mean -. am such a $#ea% pe#son,- i% means -. am %he mani'es%a%ion o' %he =i#mana)a"a, %he +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion ,hich is %o +ene'i% all sen%ien% +ein$s.- ;ven coa#se an! #ou$h sen%ien% +ein$s. /hose ve#" !i''icul% %o %ame. So . have mani'es%e! in %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'o#m o' (aman%a)a ,i%h %ha% aspec% ,hich can +ene'i% even ve#" !i''icul% %o %ame +ein$s. We have consec#a%e! %he inne# o''e#in$, %he ou%e# o''e#in$s, a$ain %he inne# o''e#in$s, %he o''e#in$s %o %he !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s, all %hose ,ho live in %he va#ious #ealms a#oun! us. We invo)e %he 'i'%een $ua#!ians o# ,o#l!l" !ei%ies. When ,e invo)e %hem ,e !o no% ,an% %o %hin) o' ou#selves as ac%uall" #el"in$ on ,o#l!l" !ei%ies, +u% #a%he# %ha% ,e have ma!e o''e#in$s %o %hem so %he" a#e happ" an! 'ai#l" com'o#%a+le ,i%h us. 2#om %ha%, i' %he" a#e so incline! an! have an al%#uis%ic min!, %he" mi$h% +e a+le %o +ene'i% us. .' %ha% is no% %he case, %hen a% leas% ,e as) %hem %o allo, us %o con%inue ,i%hou% causin$ us ha#m. So 'o# %ha% #eason ,e invo)e! .n!#a, Vishnu, an! B#ahma, %he sun an! %he moon in %he space +e'o#e us. We invi%e %he $#oup o' seven (amas in %he sou%he#n si!e ,hich is %o ou# le'%. Behin! us, in %he ,es%, %he ,a%e# $o!. /o %he no#%h o# %o ou# #i$h%, ?anesh an! %he ?o!s o' ,eal%h. /o ou# '#on% le'% si!e, Shiva an! his $#oup. /o %he o%he# '#on% #i$h% si!e, A$ni. /o %he +ac) #i$h% si!e ,e have a canni+al an! all o' %hose such spi#i%s. /o %he +ac) le'% si!e ,e have %he ,in! $o!, an! +ehin! us an! +elo, %he ,a%e# $o! ,e also have %he $o!!ess o' ea#%h an! o%he# $o!!esses. @%he# 'emale !ivini%ies. We have invo)e! %he p#incipals an! %hose un!e# %hei# !ominion. We shoul! 'eel %ha% ,e placa%e %he local spi#i%s, %he local o,ne#s o' %he ea#%h in ou# a#ea, ,a%e# spi#i%s an! all o%he#s. We have a la#$e na%ive communi%" in %his local a#ea, %he#e'o#e ,e shoul! also ma)e o''e#in$s %o %he local na%ive spi#i%s an! such %ha% %he" mi$h% +e happ" an! help %he !ha#ma $#o, an! 'lou#ish. .n %his ,a" "ou invo)e all o' %hem. (ou have a consec#a%e! inne# o''e#in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. (ou #eci%e %he (ama#a5a man%#a, visuali*in$ i% appea#in$ a#oun! %he ou%e# e!$e o' %he inne# o''e#in$. /his is acco#!in$ %o m" %eachin$s, some %eache#s sa" "ou o''e# i% up %o (aman%a)a, ,ho spon%aneousl" appea#e!, he %a)es i% in an! vomi%s i% +ac) ou% an! i% is o''e#e!. . li)e %he man%#as a#oun! %he e!$e +e%%e#, i% seems mo#e poli%e, an! %he inne# o''e#in$ is +lesse!, ,hich is %he main poin%. /he inne# o''e#in$ 'aces "ou ,i%h %he 'la% su#'ace o' %he +o, shape! ,in! man!ala %o,a#!s "ou. /he poin% o' %he 'i#e man!ala is %o,a#!s "ou. /he %h#ee human hea!s a#e in %he %h#ee co#ne#s. /he 'o#ehea! o' %he upsi!e !o,n s)ull 'aces "ou. /he 'o#ehea! o' %he s)ull is %he eas%. /he +ac) o' %he s)ull is %he ,es%. .%8s #i$h% si!e sou%h an! i%8s le'% si!e no#%h. 1avin$ %hen +lesse! an! consec#a%e! %he inne# o''e#in$ ,i%h %he #eci%a%ion o' %he (ama#a5a man%#a, "ou #eci%e %he ne3% %,o man%#as an! mi3 %hem ,i%h %he !ei%ies o' %he va#ious !i#ec%ions a#oun! so %ha% @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ man%#a havin$ seven s"lla+les, is mi3e! ,i%h %he $#oup o' seven '#om %he seven levels un!e# %he ea#%h, %he Lo#! o' !ea%h. (ou o''e# %o %hem ,i%h %he mi3in$ o' %he man%#a, an! %hen ,i%h %he @4 17.1 S1/7.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ man%#a ,hich has %en s"lla+les "ou mi3 %he #emainin$ %en $#oups o' !ei%ies ,i%h %ha%, %his also inclu!es %he $#oup o' seven a$ain. .n %ha% ,a" "ou ma)e o''e#in$s %o all o' %hem an! %hei# en%ou#a$es, visuali*in$ in a ve#" vas% ,a". 1avin$ $iven %hem %he inne# o''e#in$ ,hich is %o sa" please help me an! assis% me an! please !on8% ma)e in%e#'e#ences ,i%h m" p#ac%ice, "ou %hen ma)e ou%e# o''e#in$s %o %hem ,i%h %he @4 DAS1AD.KA... man%#as. .n %ha% ,a" "ou have ma!e %he ou%e# o''e#in$s, inne# o''e#in$s o# calle! %he o''e#in$ o' %he %o#ma9 /he %o#ma, ,hich means 'oo! o''e#in$ o#

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#i%ual ca)e, can +e coo)ies o# can!ies, ,ha%eve# "ou ,an% %o o''e#. .' no% "ou can o''e# %he inne# o''e#in$ ,hich is "ou# p#ac%ice, %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' "ou# mun!ane sel' in%o %he aspec% o' "ou# p#ac%ice. /he#e is no%hin$ $#ea%e# %han %o o''e# one8s p#ac%ice. .n %he $u#u "o$a %e3%s i% is sai! %ha% o' %he !i''e#en% %"pes o' o''e#in$s %ha% one can ma)e %o %he %eache# such as se#vice, ma%e#ial $i'%s an! such, %he hi$hes% an! +es% o''e#in$ %o one8s %eache# is %he o''e#in$ o' one8s o,n p#ac%ice +ecause %ha% 'ul'ills %he %eache#8s pu#pose. /he %eache#s a#e no% %he#e %o #eceive $i'%s o# se#vice, +u% %o help o%he# people p#ac%ice. So %o o''e# se#vice o# ma%e#ial $i'%s %o %he $u#u is me#el" %o help one collec% $oo! )a#ma on a ma%e#ial plane, an! %he #eal emphasis o' %he p#ac%ice shoul! +e one8s o,n spi#i%ual p#ac%ice. @ne shoul! %a)e a!van%a$e o' spi#i%ual %eache#s 'o# %ha% #eason an! no% 'o# o%he# #easons. So in %his ,a" one ma)es %he o''e#in$ o' %he #i%ual ca)e, %he ou%e# o''e#in$ an! %he inne# o''e#in$ an! %hen one ma)es #e0ues%s. /hen one #eci%es %he (aman%a)a Va5#asa%%va man%#a ,hich pu#i'ies an" inapp#op#ia%e o''e#in$ %ha% "ou mi$h% have $iven %o %hem o# an" misp#onounce! man%#as o# ,ha%eve# else %he#e mi$h% have +een in %ha% small sec%ion o' %he #i%ual. 1avin$ sai! %ha% "ou sa" -please 'o#$ive me9- an! -$oo!+"e.- Wi%h %he man%#a @4 A1 VAJ7A 4&1 "ou sen! all %he !ei%ies +ac) %o %hei# va#ious a+o!es. /ha% comple%es %he ci#cle o' %he %eachin$s ,e have cove#e! up un%il no,. /he consec#a%ion o' %he secon! se% o' ou%e# o''e#in$s is 5us% as i% ,as +e'o#e. When "ou 'i#s% a+so#+ %he linea$e $u#us, i' "ou have an ac%ual inne# o''e#in$ con%aine#, "ou open i% up a% %ha% %ime, so ,hen "ou $ene#a%e %he su+s%ances "ou can !o i%. .n 'ac% "ou can %a)e %he li! #i$h% o''. Because "ou shoul!, i' "ou have an inne# o''e#in$ vessel ,i%h a li%%le ,a%e# an! #elic pill, sp#in)le a li%%le hol" ,a%e#. /he#e is +lessin$s 'o# "ou. /he #elic pills !o come '#om %he linea$e $u#us. 2o# e3ample %he #elic pills ,e mos%l" use a#e '#om Lin$ 7inpoche. So ,e !o %he ou%e# o''e#in$s a$ain +" visuali*in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou +#oa! s)ull cups $ene#a%e! '#om ei$h% A18s. /#" an! have man" #o,s o' %hem $oin$ in all !i#ec%ions. When "ou $o @4 A7?1A4 A1 1&4, ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, "ou shoul! visuali*e %ha% all %hose $o -,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h- an! +ecome +lesse!. @4 A1 1&4 me#$es in%o ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%. A$ain all %he ,a%e# 'o# 'ee% s)ull cups +ecome +lesse!. .n %ha% ,a" +e ve#" c#ea%ive in "ou# visuali*a%ion. /#" %o en5o" "ou#sel'. Don8% +e %o heav" a+ou% i%, allo, even i' "ou can no% see i%, %ha% i% is happenin$ an",a". Jus% +elievin$ is ve#" impo#%an%. .' "ou +elieve, %hen "ou visuali*e %ha% is happenin$. (ou a#e ac%uall" !oin$ some%hin$. (ou a#e ac%uall" chan$in$ %hin$s a#oun! "ou. /hen "ou !o %he Va5#asa%%va me!i%a%ion. All o' %he hi$hes% %an%#a sa!hanas have a Va5#asa%%va p#ac%ice +ecause i% is sai! %ha% ,hen %he Bu!!ha %au$h% Va5#asa%%va, he sai! %ha% i' one, ,i%h since#i%", #eci%es %,en%" one man%#as o' Va5#asa%%va eve#" !a", one8s +#o)en p#ecep%s ,ill no% inc#ease an! !oin$ so ,ill pu#i'" %hem. So %ha% is, so#% o', a commi%men% '#om %he Bu!!ha. /ha% #eci%in$ %,en%" one Va5#asa%%va man%#as eve#" !a" ,oul! have %ha% $ua#an%ee ,i%h i%. @' cou#se i% has %he 0uali'ie# %ha% one nee!s %o +e since#e. (ou canno% 5us% #eci%e %he man%#a ve#+all" an! e3pec% some%hin$ %o happen. (ou have %o have some since#i%". (ou shoul! have ,i%hin %his %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces. =o, "ou mi$h% 0ues%ion6 -. am (aman%a)a, . am a 'ull" mani'es% Bu!!ha, so ,h" !o . have %o pu#i'" an" ne$a%ivi%"< . !o no% have an" ne$a%ivi%"9 /ha% is all mun!ane9- Well, "es, %ha% is %#ue. (ou a#e a 'ull" 0uali'ie! Bu!!ha. Bu% %he p#o+lem is, "ou a#e no% #eall" a 'ull" 0uali'ie! Bu!!ha "e%. So %he#e is a !icho%om"9 /o 5us% %o cove# 'o# %ha%, %he" sa", %he#e a#e a couple %hin$s "ou can !o. @ne is, %ha% %he !ei%" is enli$h%ene!. (ou have %he sou#ce o' %he cause o' %ha% !ei%" in "ou# Bu!!ha na%u#e ,hich is in %he mos% su+%le level in "ou# min!. .n %ha% ,a" "ou shoul! %#" %o #ela%e %o %he !ei%" as a #eali%". .% is #eali%" +ase! on %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness ,i%hin "ou# hea#%. .n %ha%, %he !ei%" is pu#e. Bu% "ou can #ela%e %ha% "ou have a pe#sonali%" ,hich is no% a %#ul" e3is%en% %hin$. .s i%< (ou# pe#sonali%" is some%hin$ ,hich is impe#manen%. .% is no% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. .% is 5us% some%hin$ ,hich is p#o!uce! an! c#ea%e! '#om p#evious li'e%ime ene#$" imp#in%s an! %his li'e%ime8s up+#in$in$ an! such. (ou have %his pe#sonali%" ,hich is pa#% o' "ou# ,hole in%e#!epen!en% na%u#e. Li)e,ise, also all o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s9 =o%hin$ is %#ul" sel' e3is%en%.

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So ,i%h "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, allo, %he pe#sonal sel' i!en%i'ica%ion ,i%h (aman%a)a %o lessen a li%%le +i%. /hen visuali*e %ha% a% %he level o' %he hea#% o' (aman%a)a, an! "ou have %o +e a li%%le c#ea%ive, appea#s a ve#" +eau%i'ul ,hi%e moon !is). @n %op o' %ha%, pu% all sen%ien% +ein$s inclu!in$ "ou#sel'. 2o# e3ample, pu% "ou#sel' a% %he cen%e# an! all sen%ien% +ein$s a#oun! +ecause "ou a#e lea!in$ sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou a#e %he one $oin$ %o +e #esponsi+le 'o# help %hem. So i% is a $oo! imp#in% 'o# "ou#sel'. .% helps "ou +ecome con'i!en%. So#% o' helps "ou sa" -. can !o %his 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s9- .n %ha% ,a" visuali*e "ou#sel' in %he hea#% o' (aman%a)a an! all sen%ien% +ein$s an! %hin) %ha% all sen%ien% +ein$s a#e %he#e. 4" %eache#s sai! %ha% %he 'e, sen%ien% +ein$s %ha% . visuali*e is s"m+olic o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /hen, as %his happens, . visuali*e Va5#asa%%va ,ashin$ %hese sen%ien% +ein$s on %he moon !is). Ac%uall" have Va5#asa%%vas #a!ia%e %h#ou$hou% all o' %he unive#se an! appea# on %he hea!s o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. .n %ha% ,a" "ou can also encompass %ha% s%"le o' %hou$h%, o' %hin)in$ %ha% "ou a#e no, pu#i'"in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s. So allo, "ou#sel' %o #emain in +ein$ (aman%a)a an! #e'lec% %ha% -. have a mun!ane pe#sonali%" ,hich has 0ui#)s an! some small p#o+lems. Bu% i% is no% a %#ul" e3is%en% pe#sonali%". .% is a pe#sonali%" ,hich is p#o!uce! an! 'unc%ions as an impe#manen% phenomena. So i' . appl" %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces %o %ha% pe#sonali%" . ,ill pu#i'" i% an! . ,ill +e a+le %o #eveal %he #eal (aman%a)a, %he Dha#ma)a"a +o!" o' %#u%h (aman%a)a, an! also %he Sam+ho$a)a"a an! =i#mana)a"a9@n %op o' %he moon !is) a% "ou# hea#% visuali*e all in'ini%e sen%ien% +ein$s ,i%h "ou#sel' in %he cen%e#. When "ou %hen $o in%o %he sa!hana ,hich sa"s, on %he c#o,n o' m" hea! appea#s Va5#asa%%va.... visuali*e %ha% on (aman%a)a8s hea! %he#e appea#s a Va5#asa%%va ami!s% all o' his hai#. .% is sai! in %he sa!hana no% %o ,o##" a+ou% %he hai#. .% can $o %h#ou$h %he !ei%". /he !ei%" is no% +o%he#e! +" i% no# $e%s %an$le! up +" i% o# some%hin$ sill". .% is all li$h% ene#$" so "ou can have %he hai# 'l"in$ o# ene#$i*e!, an! Va5#asa%%va can si% in %he mi!!le o' i% all 0ui%e na%u#all", 5us% li)e +eams o' li$h% pla"in$ a#oun! him. 2#om %he place o' union o' Va5#asa%%va an! conso#%, a li$h% #a" +eams !o,n %o (aman%a)a8s hea#% an! %#ans'o#ms in%o millions o' li$h% #a"s %ha% mani'es% li%%le Va5#asa%%vas ove# %he hea!s o' %he sen%ien% +ein$s on %he moon !is) in ou# hea#%. .n %ha% ,a" also i' "ou ,an%e! %o, "ou coul! have %he li$h% #a"s emi% all %h#ou$hou% %he unive#se an! pu% Va5#asa%%vas on %he c#o,n o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /hen ,hen "ou sa" -:lease Va5#asa%%va, pu#i'" me....- an! such, 'eel "ou#sel' %o$e%he# ,i%h all %he o%he# pe#sonali%ies on %he moon !is) #eci%e %he p#a"e# %o$e%he#. As "ou #eci%e %he man%#a, 'eel %ha% all %he sen%ien% +ein$s inclu!in$ "ou#sel' #eceive %he nec%a# ,ashin$. /he#e a#e %h#ee phases %o %he nec%a# ,ashin$. /he !o,n,a#! ,ashin$, %he 'illin$ up ,ashin$, an! %hen %he su!!en 'lash ,ashin$ ,he#e %he li$h% slo,l" comes !o,n %o %he level o' %he hea#% an! $ives %he 'lash o' ,hi%e li$h%. .% is sai! %ha% "ou can #eci%e %he man%#a %,en%" one %imes ,i%h %ha% %echni0ue. @# "ou can also !o %,en%" ei$h% #eci%a%ions o' Va5#asa%%va man%#a an! #eceive %he 'ou# ini%ia%ions6 %he vase ini%ia%ion, %he sec#e% ini%ia%ion, %he %#anscen!en%al ,is!om ini%ia%ion, an! %he ,o#! ini%ia%ion, %he same as "ou #eceive! a% %he %ime o' %he (aman%a)a ini%ia%ion. .% is sai!, "ou #eci%e seven man%#as 'o# each o' %he ini%ia%ions. So a% %he en! o' %he 'i#s% seven "ou ,oul! 'eel %ha% all o' %he sen%ien% +ein$s #eceive %he vase ini%ia%ion. /hen %he ne3% an! so on. A% %he en! o' %he %,en%" ei$h% #eci%a%ions, all sen%ien% +ein$s ,oul! have #eceive! %he 'ou# empo,e#men%s pe#'ec%l" an! ,oul! o' cou#se appea# %o +ecome %he $#ea% (aman%a)a. A% a la%e# poin%, ,hen "ou have mo#e !ep%h o' )no,le!$e a+ou% %he 'ou# ini%ia%ions, i% ,oul! #eveal %he 'o#m a$$#e$a%e as Vai#ochana, %he 'eelin$ a$$#e$a%e as Bu!!ha 7a%nasam+hava, %he pe#cep%ions a$$#e$a%e as Ami%a+ha, %he %hou$h% pa%%e#n a$$#e$a%e as Amo$asi!!hi, an! %he conscious ene#$" a$$#e$a%e as A)sho+h"a. .n %ha% ,a", +" havin$ #eceive! %he 'ou# ini%ia%ions, %hose 'ive a$$#e$a%es a#e pu#i'ie! in all sen%ien% +ein$s an! %he" all have %he pu#e na%u#e o' (aman%a)a. @#, "ou coul! sa", %ha% %hei# 'ive a$$#e$a%es a#e %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. So %he#e a#e !i''e#en% ,a"s o' ,o#)in$ ,i%h i%. /he main poin% is %o ,o#) ,i%h %he involvemen% o' %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces. /hus, as "ou p#ac%ice, "ou# min! +ecomes la#$e#. (ou a#e no% so involve! ,i%h sel' $#aspin$ an! sel' che#ishin$. (ou #eali*e %he e0uali%" o' "ou# pe#sonali%" ,i%h %ha% o' o%he#s. /he#e is pu#e empa%h" +e%,een %he ,a" "ou 'eel an! %he ,a" ano%he# pe#son 'eels. Wi%hin %his %hen "ou $ene#a%e %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces ,hich is 'i#s% #eali*in$ ma"+e "ou ma!e a mis%a)e an! +le, i%. (ou 'eel so##" a+ou% i% an! !o no% ,an% %o #epea% i% a$ain. /hus "ou#

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min! %u#ns %o,a#!s #e'u$e. 1avin$ %a)en #e'u$e "ou sa" -. am $oin$ %o #eci%e %he Va5#asa%%va man%#a %o pu#i'" %ha% ne$a%ive imp#in% on m" min!. . am $oin$ %o !e!ica%e m"sel' %ha% . neve# %#" %o allo, %ha% imp#in% %o happen a$ain9(ou use %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces o' e3pe#iencin$ #e$#e%, %u#nin$ "ou# min! %o %he #e'u$e, #el"in$ upon %he %echni0ue o' Va5#asa%%va o# such, an! %hen !e!ica%in$ "ou#sel'. .n !e!ica%in$, !on8% !e!ica%e '#om no, un%il 'o#eve# +ecause %hen "ou ,ill +lo, i%9 (ou a#e l"in$ ,hen "ou sa" %ha%9 (ou shoul! sa"... '#om no, un%il %omo##o, mo#nin$. @#, '#om no, un%il %h#ee hou#s '#om no,. 2#om no, un%il ne3% ,ee), . ,ill no% !o %his ne$a%ivi%" an" mo#e. /hen "ou can +e %#u%h'ul %o "ou#sel'. Because al%hou$h i% ,oul! +e nice i' ,e coul! imme!ia%el" a+an!on ne$a%ivi%", ,e !on8%. We have ne$a%ivi%" #e%u#n %ime an! %ime a$ain. So %#" %o +e #ealis%ic in "ou# commi%men%, an! even i' "ou #e'#ain 'o# 'ive minu%es, %hen !o i% 5us% 'o# 'ive minu%es. Suc) "ou# %hum+ 'o# 'ive minu%es9 Wha% eve# is necessa#" %o no% %hin) %ha% %hou$h%9 Bu% an",a", %ha% is %he s%"le o# %he ,a" %o $o. S%a#% ,i%h %he %hin$s ,hich a#e in%ensivel" $#oss, ne$a%ive ac%ions such as ,al)in$ a#oun! hi%%in$ people. So %hen sa", -. ,ill no% hi% people an" mo#e.- /hen once "ou lea#n ho, %o !o %ha% %hen "ou sa" -Well, no, . ,ill no% s,ea# a% people an" mo#e.- (ou s%op. 2inall" "ou sa" -. am $oin$ %o s%op havin$ ill ,ill9- So "ou !o i% slo,l". 4a"+e %en "ea#s '#om no, "ou ,ill no% have ill ,ill %o,a#!s o%he#s an" mo#e9 Bu% !o no% s%a#% o'' ,i%h sa"in$ . am no% $oin$ %o have ill ,ill a% people, +ecause i% ,ill no% ,o#). (ou have such in%ense ne$a%ivi%", "ou have %o s%a#% a% a level ,hich is eas". Don8% have %oo man" $#an! i!eas a+ou% ho, much "ou can pu#i'" in %he ,a" o' ne$a%ivi%". Do i% slo,l". /ha% is %he mun!ane si!e o' %hin$s9 :u% mo#e emphasis in %he sa!hana on %he i!en%i'ica%ion ,i%h +ein$ (aman%a)a +ecause %ha% is ve#" +ene'icial. /he me!i%a%ion o' Va5#asa%%va )eeps "ou +alance! so "ou !o no% +ecome %oo a##o$an%. . !o no% #emem+e# %he e3ac% 0uo%e, +u% K8a>!#8u+ Je, /son$ Khapa8s p#inciple s%u!en%, ,#o%e e3%ensivel" on ho, %o +alance +e%,een !ivine p#i!e an! %he Bu!!ha an! "e% s%ill +ein$ an o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$. Jus% +ecause "ou %hin) "ou a#e %he Bu!!ha !oes no% mean %ha% "ou a#e. So he sai! %ha% i% is allo,in$ "ou#sel' %he openness o' min! %o #eali*e %ha% !elusions a#e no% #eal %hin$s. Because %he" a#e no% #eal, ,hen 'inall" $oo! )a#ma #ipens, %he" !o no% +o%he# "ou an" mo#e. /he" !o no% !omina%e in "ou# min!. 2o# %ha% #eason %hen, "ou can sa" -. am a 'ull" enli$h%ene! Bu!!ha-, allo,in$ "ou#sel' %o app#ecia%e %his as %he ,a" "ou hol! "ou#sel', +u% "e% a,a#e o' %he ne$a%ivi%" "ou s%ill have happenin$. .% is %he ,a" o' un!e#s%an!in$ "ou# po%en%iali%" a% an" $iven momen%. .' "ou a#e a $oo! p#ac%i%ione# i% coul! mani'es% ve#" ve#" 0uic)l". Bu% "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o app#ecia%e %ha% "ou a#e an o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$. /his is %he +alancin$. .n "ou# me!i%a%ion %ime "ou ,ill have +e%%e# e3pe#iences o' +ein$ (aman%a)a, +ein$ a+le %o $ene#a%e ve#" po,e#'ul ene#$". As "ou !evelop in "ou# p#ac%ice, "ou coul! move in%o !#eam "o$a. When "ou !evelop %ha% 'ai#l" su+s%an%iall" an! a#e $e%%in$ in%o a hi$h level p#ac%ice, no% an o#!ina#" level p#ac%ice, %hen "ou can mani'es% %he :u#e lan! in "ou# !#eams. /ha%8s ,ha% i%8s all a+ou%, ,ha% "ou %#" %o aim 'o#. .n %he !#eam s%a%e "ou ,oul! mani'es% (aman%a)a :u#e lan!, an! ,hen ne$a%ivi%" mani'es%s in "ou# !#eam, "ou ,ill lea#n ho, %o %#ans'o#m i% an! such. /hen "ou ,ill +e $e%%in$ close# %o %he #eal p#ac%ice o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a%e. A% %his no, ,e 5us% allo, ou#selves %o 'an%asi*e a+ou% i%. .% is $oo!. Bu% li)e . sa", "ou ,an% %o +e p#ac%ical ,i%h "ou#sel'. An",a" "ou !o %he Va5#asa%%va me!i%a%ion, havin$ pu#i'ie! all sen%ien% +ein$s, %ha% Va5#asa%%va a+so#+s in%o %hem, eve#"one +ecomes (aman%a)a, an! %hen %he" leave '#om %he hea#% an! $o o'' %o pe#'o#m %he va#ious ac%ivi%ies o' (aman%a)a. 7emem+e# %he 'ou# pu#i%ies o' (aman%a)a, %he +o!" as (aman%a)a, %he envi#onmen% as (aman%a)a8s pla"$#oun! o# :u#e lan!, %he en5o"men%s o' (aman%a)a, an! %he ac%ions o' (aman%a)a ,hich +#in$ a+ou% enli$h%ene! ac%ivi%". /hus "ou have 'inishe! %he Va5#asa%%va me!i%a%ion. Va5#asa%%va a+so#+s in%o "ou an! comes %o "ou# hea#%, %he one on %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! in "ou# la#$e# (aman%a)a +o!", %he" all !isappea# an! !issolve in%o (aman%a)a. =o, "ou a#e $oin$ %o invo)e all %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas, %e#me! as %he 'iel! o' me#i%. B" #el"in$ on %his "ou so, %he see!s o' posi%ive %hou$h%s an! ,ishes, so i% is a 'iel! o' me#i%o#ious $#o,%h an! posi%ive ene#$". So ,hen "ou invo)e %ha% 'iel!, "ou invo)e %he 'ull man!ala o' (aman%a)a, all o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas, an! %he ?u#u.

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/he#e a#e %,o ,a"s o' invo)in$ %he 'iel! o' me#i%. @ne, as %he sin$le (aman%a)a, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, an! a% %he cen%e# o' m" ches% #es%s a moon !is) an! a% i%8s cen%e#, a 1&4, %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. /his is #es%in$ in%e#nall" in %he cen%e# o' %he ches% a% %he level o' m" hea#%. 2#om %ha% in'ini%e li$h% #a"s +la*e 'o#%h in all !i#ec%ions. So "ou shoul! have a mass o' li$h% #a"s $oin$ up !o,n, an! %o %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions. All ove#. /he li$h% #a"s a,a)en %he min!s o' all o' %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, Dha#ma :#o%ec%o#s, Da)as an! Da)inis, pa#%icula#l" %hose ,hich have a s%#on$ a''ilia%ion o# connec%ion %o (aman%a)a. So 'eel %his li$h% ene#$" 'lashin$ %h#ou$hou% %he unive#se an!, 'o# e3ample, %he Dalai Lama, all o' %he Lamas, all %hose +ein$s, all o' %he !a)as an! !a)inis, an! all %he Bu!!his% an$els, all +ecome a%%#ac%e! o# +ecome conscious o' "ou as a p#ac%i%ione# a% %ha% momen%. 27@4 /1; C;=/;7 @2 /1; C1;S/ @2 4(S;L2 AS (A4A=/AKA W./1 @=; 2AC; A=D /W@ A74S, /1;7; 7;S/S A S&= D.SK @= /@: W1.C1 .S A 1&4, ;4./S /1; L.?1/ 7A(S C@4:L;/;L( 2.LL.=? /1; /17;; 7;AL4S.... +elo, %he ea#%h, on %he ea#%h, an! in %he s)" a+ove. /ha% is one !e'ini%ion o' %he %h#ee #ealms. 2#om all o' %he #ealms, ,he#e eve# %ha% mi$h% +e, %he" a#e invi%e! in%o %he space +e'o#e me. Be'o#e "ou a#ises %he p#inciple man!ala o' (aman%a)a. /he man!ala is pe#'ec%l" s0ua#e in s%#uc%u#e ,i%h ,alls o' li$h% so i' "ou loo) in%ensel" a% %hem "ou can see %h#ou$h %hem. /he ou%si!e colo# is ,hi%e, %hen insi!e %ha% is "ello,, %hen, #e!, $#een, an! +lue. /he inne# ,alls o' %he man!ala a#e +lue. /he" a#e in %he 'ive colo#s o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. /he eas%e#n !oo# 'aces "ou. (aman%a)a is insi!e %ha% !oo#, "e% his eas% is %o %he '#on%. (ou as (aman%a)a a#e loo)in$ %o "ou# eas%. So %he 'ull man!ala a#ises. /his massive +eau%i'ul celes%ial ci%" appea#s 'loa%in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. A$ain as . sai!, have "ou#sel' in an envi#onmen% such as a la#$e an! ma$ni'icen% lan!, lush ,i%h $#een $#asses. As a :u#e lan! i% !oes no% have moun%ains o# #oc), i% is ve#" +eau%i'ul, so'% an! ve#" e3pansive ,i%h +eau%i'ul %#ees an! an! ,in!in$ s%#eams o' summe#. All %he soun!s in %he :u#e lan! a#e %he soun! o' %he !ha#ma, %he soun! o' +liss an! voi!ness. (ou have %o #emem+e# %ha% +liss an! voi!ness is %he soun! o' %he !ha#ma so all o' %he noises a#e +liss an! voi!ness. So "ou as (aman%a)a emi% massive li$h% #a"s o' ene#$" %ha% invo)es %he 'ull man!ala o' (aman%a)a a% some !is%ance in %he space +e'o#e "ou. .n %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala have (aman%a)a em+#acin$ his conso#%. @#, "ou can have %he sin$le (aman%a)a, ,hicheve# is mo#e convenien% 'o# "ou# min!. /he#e a#e %,o ,a"s %o #ela%e %o %ha%. .% sa"s, . invo)e m" $u#u in (aman%a)a ,i%h %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, Dha#mapalas an! !a)as an! !a)inis. So "ou can have %he $u#u insepa#a+le ,i%h %he main !ei%" in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala so "ou# $u#u is %he same as (aman%a)a. @#, "ou can have %he $u#u +e%,een %he %,o ho#ns o' %he cen%#al 'ace 5us% in '#on% o' %he #e! 'ace an! sli$h%l" +ehin! %he s)ull c#o,n. (ou# $u#u shoul! +e visuali*e! +lue in colo# li)e Va5#a!ha#a, havin$ va5#a an! +ell, an! in %an%#ic aspec%. A mo#e po,e#'ul aspec%. 2ull" pu#e ,i%h no illnesses o# !e'o#mi%ies, "ou shoul! al,a"s visuali*e "ou# $u#u as +ein$ pu#e ,i%hou% +lemish. So %he#e a#e %,o ,a"s %o invo)e i%, one, %ha% %he $u#u is %he 'ull (aman%a)a, o# %,o, i' "ou ,an% %o have i% a li%%le mo#e pe#sonal, %ha% %he $u#u is si%%in$ +e%,een %he %,o ho#ns o' (aman%a)a. . al,a"s so#% o' %hin) o' %he $u#u as !#ivin$ (aman%a)a. So . %hin) o' Lin$ 7inpoche si%%in$ up %he#e ,i%h a li%%le s%ee#in$ ,heel %ha% $oes in%o %he +ac) o' %he hea! o' %his s)ull in '#on% o' him9 /hen su##oun!in$ %he man!ala invo)e! in %he space +e'o#e "ou, have man" o%he# Bu!!has an! %he man!alas o' !i''e#en% !ivini%ies +ecause %he" a#e all pa#% o' %he 'iel! o' me#i%. /he" a#e %he place ,he#e ,e can $ene#a%e posi%ive ene#$". (ou shoul! also have ,i%h %hem %he %e3%s o' %hei# va#ious %an%#as also 'loa%in$ %he#e in space. /hen have all o' %he Bu!!has such as %he D5 Con'essional Bu!!has an! B 4e!icine Bu!!has, Bu!!ha Sha)"amuni, %he %h#ee Bu!!has ,hich came +e'o#e Sha)"amuni, an! nine hun!#e! an! nine%" si3 Bu!!has ,hich a#e %o come a'%e# Bu!!ha Sha)"amuni. All o' %hem %he#e 'loa%in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. 1un!#e!s o' %housan!s o' Bu!!has9 /hen %he Bo!hisa%%vas. (ou !o no% inclu!e A#ha%s +ecause %he" a#e hina"ana, an! ,e a#e maha"ana p#ac%i%ione#s. We #espec% %hem +u% ,e !o no% invo)e %hem +ecause ,e a#e in%o %he maha"ana p#ac%ice o' ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. Also %he ,#a%h'ul ones li)e Va5#apani. /hen %he !a)as an! !a)inis, %he Bu!!his% an$els ,ho help us in ou# p#ac%ice. /hen also all o' %he !ha#ma p#o%ec%o#s. /he p#inciple !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# o' (aman%a)a is Cho$"al ,hich means Dha#ma 7a5a, o# Kala#upa. Cho$"al is %he /i+e%an name o' Dha#ma 7a5a ,hich means -%he )in$ o' %he !ha#ma-. /his #e'e#ence o' !ha#ma means %he %#u%h in %he sense %ha% ,hen "ou !ie, "ou $o +e'o#e Dha#ma#a5a ,ho 5u!$es "ou# spi#i%uali%" an!

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%he#e+" sen!s "ou %o "ou# ne3% #e+i#%h. So he is %he 5u!$e o' ,he#e "ou ,ill $o. (ou can place him in '#on% o' %he man!ala i' "ou ,an%. Because he is %he $ua#!ian, he is 5us% ou%si!e o' %he man!ala an! his 5o+ is !oin$ all o' %he ha#! ,o#) 'o# (aman%a)a. 1is aspec% is one 'ace, %,o a#ms, an! #i!in$ on a 'e#ocious $allopin$ +u''alo. 1is #i$h% le$ is upon %he +ac) o' %he hea! o' %he +u''alo, an! his le'% le$ is s%#e%che! ou% on%o i%8s #ump. 1is #i$h% han! +#an!ishes a s)ull clu+ up in %he ai# ,i%h a %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a. 1is le'% han! hol!s a noose. /hese ,eapons a#e sai! %o +e 'o# +ea%in$ on %he enemies o' %he !ha#ma, an! %hen %"in$ %hem up. 1e is ve#" ,#a%h'ul an! "ou can ac%uall" have him smea#e! ,i%h %he +loo! o' ou# ho##i+le ne$a%ivi%" %ha% he +ea%s on. Also "ou can have 4aha)ala, Kali, an! all %he o%he# ,#a%h'ul p#o%ec%o#s o' %he !ha#ma ,ho )eep i% pu#e. Keep us pu#e as p#ac%i%ione#s, %oo9 /he" a#e all %he#e, all 'ull" enli$h%ene!, so ,e neve# have %o ,o##" %ha% %he" a#e $oin$ %o ha#m us. .n %his ,a" ,e can #el" on %hem 'ull". /he" a#e 'ull" omniscien% Bu!!has. All o' %hem9 So in %his ,a" "ou visuali*e %he ,hole c#o,! o' %hem in %he space +e'o#e "ou. . ma!e men%ion %ha% %he#e ,as a secon! ,a" %o invo)e %he 'iel! o' me#i%. /his one #e'e#s %o invo)in$ %he ?u#u an! %he Bu!!has '#om %he Dha#ma)a"a. /he 'i#s% ,a" !#a,s %hem '#om #ealms. /his ,a" +#in$s %hem 'o#%h '#om %he Dha#ma)a"a, ,hich is eve#",he#e. 1is 1oliness Dalai Lama men%ions %ha% %he 'i#s% me%ho! is 'o# people ,ho ,an% %o have %he Bu!!has come '#om some,he#e. /he secon! me%ho! is 'o# %hose p#ac%icione#s ,hom #e'lec% %ha% Bu!!has come '#om Dha#ma)a"a an! no% #eall" an" pa#%icula# place. All up un%il no, has +een %he p#elimina#". =o, +e$ins %he ac%ual p#ac%ice. 7AD.A=/ AS VAJ7A B1A.7AVA W./1 @=; 2AC; A=D /W@ A74S, A/ 4( 1;A7/ @= A L@/&S A=D S&= D.SK, 7;S/S /1; 1&4 W1.C1 L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; .LL&4.=A/.=? /1; B@&=DL;SS 7;AL4S @2 /1; &=.V;7S; A=D B7.=? .=/@ /1; S:AC; B;2@7; 4; VAJ7A B1A.7AVA /@?;/1;7 W./1 /1; ?&7&S, ;=C.7CL;D B( /1; 1@S/S @2 B&DD1AS, B@D1.SA//VAS, W7A/12&L D;./.;S, K=@WL;D?; 1@LD;7S 7;S.D.=? /1;7;.=. L.?1/ 7A(S D.SS@LV; BACK .=/@ 4( 1;A7/. Wheneve# "ou emana%e %he o''e#in$ $o!!esses o# sen! ou% li$h% #a"s, "ou shoul! a+so#+ %hem +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. .% is ve#" use'ul in openin$ up "ou# hea#% cha)#a an! lea#nin$ ho, %o ac%uall" mani'es% %hin$s an! suc) %hem +ac) in. 1avin$ invo)e! %he 'iel! o' me#i%, "ou 'i#s% ma)e p#os%#a%ions %o %hem. .' "ou ,an% %o !o i% ,i%h "ou# va5#a an! +ell, no#mall" %he#e a#e 'ou# lines %o a p#os%#a%ion in %he /i+e%an sa!hana. .n %he 'i#s% line "ou move "ou# va5#a a#oun!. /he secon! line "ou #in$ "ou# +ell, %he %hi#! line "ou $o %o %he lo%us #oll, an! in %he 'ou#%h line "ou !o "ou# p#os%#a%ion $es%u#e. (ou ma)e i% %une'ul. (ou a#e o''e#in$ no% onl" a p#os%#a%ion, +u% a melo!ious voice an! a 'ai%h'ul since#e min!. (ou o''e# %h#ee %hin$s, "ou o''e# +o!", speech an! min!. . B@W /@ (@&7 L@/&S 2;;/ @1 VAJ7A 1@LD;7, 4( J;W;L L.K; ?&7& B( W1@S; K.=D=;SS . .=S/A=/A=;@&SL( A//A.= /1; S/A/; @2 ?7;A/ BL.SS. . +o, !o,n %o "ou# lo%us 'ee% is %o sa" %ha% "ou shoul! visuali*e "ou# $u#u as sea%e! upon a lo%us ,i%h sun an! moon cushion, meanin$ %he $u#u has #enuncia%ion, +o!hici%%a, an! sun"a%a. /hose %h#ee #eali*a%ions a#e %he 'oun!a%ion o' %he $u#u. /he va5#a hol!e# means m" %an%#ic $u#u, %he $u#u ,ho has +es%o,e! upon me %he ini%ia%ion. Je,el li)e +ecause in "ou# p#ocess o' p#ac%ice, %he" call i% %he all in one 5e,el o# %he all encompassin$ 5e,el. Because "ou have %he Bu!!ha,%he !ha#ma o# %he %eachin$, an! %he spi#i%ual communi%" in %ha% one pe#son. /he" all come %o$e%he# in a poin% ,he#e "ou %he p#ac%ione# can +e +ene'i%%e! %he mos%, %he poin% o' "ou# %eache#. So in %ha% ,a" "ou# %eache# is #ep#esen%a%ive 'o# %he Bu!!ha. (ou# %eache# $ives "ou %he !ha#ma, an! "ou# %eache# is %he one ,ho es%a+lishes an! is %he spi#i%ual communi%". .s "ou# spi#i%ual '#ien!. So in %ha% ,a" %hen, "ou# $u#u is seen %o +e ,ha% is %e#me! -%he all in one 5e,el li)e 'o#m o' %he $u#u.- So i% is calle! %he 5e,el>li)e $u#u. Also "ou can sa" -%he 5e,el li)e $u#u- +ecause he +es%o,s %he #eal ,eal%h o' spi#i%ual #eali*a%ion. -B" ,hose )in!nessan! %his is +" %he )in!ness o' %he $u#us %ha% %he" $ive %he %eachin$s. .% is %he )in!ness o' Lin$ 7inpoche %o +es%o, %he %eachin$ on me, also %ha% his $u#us +es%o,e! %he %eachin$s on him. .% is sai! %ha% i% is %he )in!ness o' %he %eache#s %ha% "ou have #eceive! %he ini%ia%ions.

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-. ins%an%aneousl" a%%ain %he s%a%e o' $#ea% +liss9- (ou shoul! no% %hin) o' i% as in %his one momen%, i% means ins%an%aneousl" on %he scale o' %he millions o' "ea#s in ,hich have +een %a)in$ #e+i#%h, %ha% in %his one li'e%ime "ou have a chance %o #eceive enli$h%enmen%. So on %he scale o' millions o' "ea#s, %his one li'e%ime is li)e a small ins%an%. .% is sai! %ha% ins%an%aneousl" #e'e#s %o ,i%hin one sho#% li'e%ime one can #eceive enli$h%enmen%. /he s%a%e o' $#ea% +liss. . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@& @1 VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, Va5#a, %he in!es%#uc%i+le. Bhai#ava, %he ,#a%h'ul one. .% means %he va5#a %e##i'ie#9 /his is !i#ec% p#aise o' %he mani'es%a%ion o' %he $u#u ,e a#e #el"in$ on. So . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@&, @1 VAJ7A /;77.2.;79 S&:7;4; 2@74, S&:7;4;L( ?7;A/ 2&7.@&S @=;, 1;7@ &/.L.I.=? S&:7;4; @BJ;C/S. /his ma)es p#aise %o all o' %he aspec%s o' %he (aman%a)a, /ha% he is %he $#ea% %e##i'ie# +ecause he %e##i'ies a,a" %he misconcep%ions o' sel' $#aspin$, i$no#ance an! sel' che#ishin$. 1e is %he sup#eme 'o#m +ecause in %he 'ull =i#mana)a"a 'o#m, sup#emel" $#ea% 'u#ious one, i% is a mani'es%a%ion o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. 1e is a %#ue 1e#o. 7emem+e# %he commen% +" Shan%i!eva, %ha% sa"s -@#!ina#" he#os sla" me#el" co#pses. /he #eal he#o is %he one %ha% can su+!ue one8s o,n min!9- /he meanin$ is, %o $o ou% in a +a%%le an! )ill o%he#s is %o )ill people al#ea!" !es%ine! %o !ie9 So i% is li)e )illin$ a co#pse. /he#e is no $#ea% p#o'i% o# #eal $lo#" in )illin$ ,ha% is po%en%iall" $oin$ %o +ecome a co#pse an",a". So ,h" +e e3ci%e! a+ou% such a he#o in a ,o#l!l" sense< 7a%he#, %he #eal he#o is one ,ho can con%#ol his o,n min! an! %hus su+!ue %he #eal enem". /he enem" ,i%hin. Delusions. So %he he#o u%ili*es %he sup#eme o+5ec%s ,hich a#e en5o"men%s o' +o!", speech, an! min! ,i%hin %he #eali*a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. (ou ac% %o %ame %hose !i''icul% %ame. Because "ou a#e in such a ,#a%h'ul aspec% "ou can %ame %hose ,i%h !i''icul% 0uali%ies an! such.

27@4 L.?1/ 7A(S A/ /1; S;;D S(LLABL; A/ 4( 1;A7/ C@4;S @&/ W1./; C1A7C1.KA, BL&; VA7A1., 7;D SA7ASVA/., A=D ?7;;= ?A&7. W1@ 1@LD VA7.@&S @22;7.=? 4A/;7.ALS .= /1;.7 1A=DS A=D 4AK; @22;7.=?S. /he ne3% o''e#in$s a#e in %he (aman%a)a ve#sion 'o# ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h, ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee% an! so on. .n %he sho#% sa!hana i% $oes @4 (A4A=/AKA A7?1A4 e%c... Bu% in %he lon$ sa!hana %hese man%#as a#e all ,#a%h'ul o+5ec%s such as %he +loo! o' %he enemies o' %he Dha#ma 'o# ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h. Wa%e# 'o# %he 'ee%, pe#'ume, an! so on, a#e all +loo!, ma##o, an! such. /his is ,ha% is mean% +" %he (aman%a)a ve#sion o' %he man%#as. So ,i%h %he man%#a "ou ma)e %he o''e#in$s. /he o''e#in$ $o!!esses "ou emi% '#om %he hea#% a#e ,hi%e, +lue, #e! an! $#een, an! have 'ou# a#ms. /he" a#e mo#e han!" %han %,o9 (ou !o %he lo%us #oll. 1avin$ !one %he o''e#in$, "ou sen! %hem +ac) in. A$ain "ou )eep sen!in$ $o!!esses ou% an! %hen have %hem come +ac) in. @# "ou can have one se% $o ou% an! have %he o%he# ones come +ac) in. /hen "ou en%e# %he seven +#anches o' p#a"e#. .n %he %an%#ic sa!hanas %he#e is sai! onl" %o +e 'ive +#anches o' p#a"e# #a%he# %han seven. .n %he seven +#anch ve#sion %he#e a#e p#os%#a%ions, o''e#in$s, con'ession o' ne$a%ivi%", #e5oicin$, #e0ues%in$ %he Bu!!has %o %each %he !ha#ma, %o s%a" in %he ,o#l! a lon$ %ime an! !e!ica%ion. .n %an%#acism, %,o +#anches a#e !#oppe!. @ne, i% is sai! %ha% %he %an%#ic Bu!!has neve# !ie. /he" a#e seen as al,a"s 'l"in$ a#oun! in %he as%#al #ealm so "ou !o no% as) %hem %o live 'o#eve# +ecause %he" !o live 'o#eve#9 Secon!l", "ou !o no% have %o as) %hem %o %each +ecause %he" a#e pe#pe%uall" %eachin$. .n %ha% ,a" %hose %,o +#anches a#e chan$e!. Some commen%a#ies men%ion %ha% in (aman%a)a %he a!!i%ion o' #e'u$e an! Bo!hici%%a +ecome %he e3%#a C %o ma)e %he 'ull coun% o' B +#anches o' p#a"e#. . S1ALL C@=2;SS ALL 4( BLACK KA74.C D;B/S, CL;A7.=? @&/ /1@S; A7.S.=? A=D AL7;AD( ACC7&;D, A=D B;2@7; (@&7 ;(;S . ?.V; 4( W@7D =@/ /@ D@ /1;4 A?A.=. A$ain em+o!ie! ,i%hin a#e %he 'ou# opponen% 'o#ces. (ou have %a)en #e'u$e. (ou openl" sho, "ou# ne$a%ivi%". (ou can u%ili*e %ha% as a %echni0ue 'o# pu#i'ica%ion, an! "ou ma)e a !e!ica%ion %ha% "ou ,ill no% !o %hose a$ain.

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. L.K;W.S; /AK; 7;2&?; .= /1; /7.:L; ?;4. . S1ALL L.B;7A/; ALL S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S A=D L;AD /1;4 /@ A S/A/; @2 ;=L.?1/;=4;=/. . S1ALL D;V;L@: :&7;L( A B@D1.C.//A ;=L.?1/;=;D 4@/.V;. /his is consi!e#e! %he ,ishin$ s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a. So #i$h% no, "ou move! ou% o' %he seven +#anches in %he sense %ha% no, "ou a#e $ene#a%in$ %he ,ishin$ s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a. /@ (@& W1@ A7; A= @C;A= @2 ;EC;LL;=/ J&AL./.;S . @22;7 4( B@D(. /he o''e#in$ o' one8s +o!" is consi!e#e! 0ui%e impo#%an% in %he sense %ha% one !oes no% #eall" have an"%hin$ else %o o''e#. /hus "ou o''e# "ou# +o!" %o %he Bu!!has in o#!e# %o a%%ain %he %h#ee Bu!!ha +o!ies an! p#is%ine a,a#eness. .n %ha% ,a" one is sa"in$ -. am al#ea!" o''e#in$ m" p#ac%ice.. S1ALL D;V;L@: :&7;L( /1; B@D1.C.//A ;=L.?1/;=;D 4@/.V; is consi!e#e! %he !evelopmen% o' %he ,ishin$ s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a. /hen %he#e is %he ac%ual en%#ance s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a. /he !i''e#ence +e%,een %he %,o is %ha% %he ,ishin$ s%a%e sa"s -.% ,oul! +e nice %o +e a +o!hisa%%va.- /he ac%ual Bo!hici%%a is sa"in$ -. am $oin$ %o ac% li)e a Bo!hisa%%va.- /he#e is a !i''e#ence. @ne is sa"in$ Bo!hisa%%vas a#e nea% people, %he o%he# sa"s . am $oin$ %o s%a#% ac%in$ %ha% ,a". So %he#e is ,he#e "ou ac%uall" +ecome a Bo!hisa%%va. /@ (@& W1@ A7; /1; @C;A= @2 ;EC;LL;=/ J&AL./.;S, . @22;7 4( B@D(. .= @7D;7 /@ A//A.= /1; /17;; B&DD1A B@D.;S A=D /1; :7.S/.=; AWA7;=;SS . S1ALL D;V@/; 4(S;L2 W./1 ;E/7;4;L( :&7; 2A./1 /his is %he en%#ance s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a. So in %his sa!hana "ou $ene#a%e "ou# #ela%ive +o!hici%%a an! "ou# ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. . S1ALL D;V;L@: 4(S;L2 W./1 ;E/7;4;L( :&7; 2A./1 /@ /1; 4;/1@DS @2 ?;=;7@S./( A=D S@ 2@7/1 W1.C1 A7; /1; :A/1 2@7 /1; 2&LL( ;=L.?1/;=;D B&DD1AS A=D /1;.7 S@=S A=D DA&?1/;7S. (ou have comple%e! %he 'ive +#anches o' %he %an%#ic p#ecep%s. 1avin$ !one %ha%, "ou have comple%e! ,ha% is calle! %he mun!ane en%#ance o' %he %an%#ic pa%h. 7emem+e#, in %he ini%ia%ion, 'i#s% "ou %a)e #e'u$e an! $ene#a%e +o!hici%%a an! %hen #eceive +o!hici%%a p#ecep%s. /he ne3% phase is %he %an%#ic p#ecep%s ,hich a#e hol!in$ %he vo,s o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies. ALL B&DD1AS A=D B@D1.SA//VAS :L;AS; ?.V; 4; (@&7 A//;=/.@=. . W1@ A4 CALL;D .... 27@4 /1.S /.4; @=WA7DS &=/.L 4( ;=L.?1/;=4;=/, S1ALL D;V;L@: A :&7; A=D :;;7L;SS ;=L.?1/;=;D 4@/.V; @2 B@D1.C.//A J&S/ AS /1; :7@/;C/@7 B&DD1AS @2 /1; /17;; /.4;S 1AV; D@=; /@ .=S&7; /1;.7 ;=L.?1/;=4;=/. . S1ALL &:1@LD ALL /1; ?;=;7AL A=D S:;C.2.C /A=/7.C V@WS A=D C@44./4;=/S @2 /1; 2.V; B&DD1A 2A4.L.;S, W./1@&/ ;EC;:/.@=. /ha% line is %he %a)in$ o' %he p#ecep%s. .n %he %an%#ic ini%ia%ion each o' %he p#ecep%s o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies ,e#e speci'ie!. Because o' %he len$%h, in %he sa!hana %he" have onl" %ha% one sen%ence. . S1ALL L.B;7A/; A=D B7.=? /@ ;=L.?1/;=4;=/ /1@S; 1.=A(A=A A71A/S W1@ 1AV; =@/ B;;= 2&LL( L.B;7A/;D. . S1ALL L.B;7A/; /1@S; .= 2@7/&=A/; 7;B.7/1 S/A/; W1@ 1AV; =@/ B;;= 2&LL( L.B;7A/;D A=D S1ALL ?.V; B7;A/1 /@ /1@S; W./1 &=2@7/&=A/; 7;B.7/1S W1@ A7; B7;A/1L;SS. . S1ALL L;AD S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S /@ =.7VA=A. 4A( ALL S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S C@4; /@ 1AV; BL.SS. 4A( ALL S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S C@4; /@ B; :A7/;D 27@4 S&22;7.=?. 4A( ALL S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S C@4; =;V;7 /@ B; :A7/;D 27@4 BL.SS. 4A( ALL

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S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S B; :LAC;D .= A S/A/; @2 ;J&A=.4./( &=D.S/&7B;D B( S&:;7S/./.@&S C@=C;:/.@=S AB@&/ ?7AS:.=? C@=SC.@&S=;SS A=D @BJ;C/S, @7 AB@&/ /1; ;.?1/ W@7LDL( 2;;L.=?S. /he 'ou# immeasu#a+les in Bu!!hism a#e %he immeasu#a+ili%" o' love, 5o", e0uanimi%" an! e0uanimi%". /his is consi!e#e! %he en! o' %he common p#ac%ice. 2#om %his poin% on "ou ,ill s%a#% %he ac%ual sa!hana ,hich is ,o#)in$ on ho, %o %a)e !ea%h, +a#!o, #e+i#%h as +ein$ %he Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a an! =i#mana)a"a. So %he %echni0ue up %o %his poin% is #eall" %#"in$ %o pu% "ou#sel' in a ve#" posi%ive posi%ion. (ou have !#a,n in all %he local spi#i%s an! $iven %hem o''e#in$s. Ac%uall" inclu!e! a#e all sen%ien% +ein$s, #eall". So "ou so#% o' placa%e all %he sen%ien% +ein$s so %he" ,ill no% +o%he# "ou ,hile "ou en%e# in%o %his %an%#ic sa!hana. /hen "ou $ene#a%e %he 'iel! o' me#i% ,hich "ou have $#ea% 'ai%h %o, ma)e p#os%#a%ions, o''e#in$s, an! "ou sa" please, %o all %he Bu!!has ,ho a#e s%ill +e'o#e me, #emem+e# %he" ,e#e +e'o#e "ou !u#in$ all o' %hese p#a"e#s, all o' %hese %hin$s. /he %an%#ic p#ecep%s, . en5o" %hem. /he +o!hici%%a ,hich is %he sup#eme o' all %hou$h%s, . %o%all" !e!ica%e m"sel' %o %ha%. . even $ive m" +o!". /he one mos% p#ecious %hin$ %ha% . have, m" +o!", even %ha% . $ive %o "ou 'o# %he sa)e o' m" +o!hici%%a. @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD@1 1A4 @4 S1&=(A/A J=A=A VAJ7A SVAB1AVA A/4AK@ 1&4 /he 'i#s% man%#a is as ,e e3plaine! +e'o#e. All phenomena have a pu#e na%u#e, an! . also have %ha% na%u#e pu#i%". /he ne3% man%#a is m" consciousness is %he sun"a%a 5nana. Sun"a%a is %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". Jnana is %he ,is!om consciousness. Va5#a, in!es%#uc%i+le. Sva+hava, %he na%u#e. A%ma)o, m" su+%le na%u#e is %ha%. 4" su+%le na%u#e is %he in!es%#uc%i+le va5#a na%u#e o' %he %#anscen!en%al ,is!om o' sun"a%a. So "ou a#e sa"in$ -All %he ou%si!e unive#se is pu#el" in%e#!epen!en% an! so am .. 4" consciousness is %he !iamon! s%a+le %#anscen!en%al ,is!om consciousness.- .n %ha% "ou allo, all o' %he Bu!!has an! %he $u#us a#oun! "ou %o mel% in%o +liss voi!ness. /hen "ou mel% in%o +liss voi!ness. Comple%el" !issolve. /he#e is a !issolu%ion p#ocess o' ho, "ou !issolve in%o voi!ness. .% is no% li)e "ou $o in%o a +i$ space, +u% #a%he# a p#ocess o' a+so#+in$ !o,n in%o a ve#" 'ine level o' consciousness. 7i$h% no, "ou a#e in a ve#" posi%ive posi%ion an! "ou no, $ene#a%e %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness, %he man%#a. /he su+%le %#anscen!en%al ,is!om consciousness is $oin$ %o +e $ene#a%e!. /ha% ,is!om consciousness a#ises 'o# all o' us. .% has #isen 'o# all o' us millions o' %imes a% %he en! o' each o' ou# lives. So "ou %a)e "ou# !ea%h as an o#!ina#" mun!ane %hin$ ,hich "ou have $one %h#ou$h millions o' %imes, an! a#e no, $oin$ %o i!en%i'" i% as %he !i#ec% pa%h o' Dha#ma)a"a. /his is %he !i#ec% pa%h, %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness %ha% %he Bu!!has have, an! is %he mos% !i#ec% ,a" %o $e% i%. .' "ou can !evelop %he p#ope# level o' conscious a,a#eness, a% %he %ime o' "ou# !ea%h, ,hen i% #eveals i%sel', "ou can $#a+ i%. (ou !on8% have %o ,o##" a+ou% ,hen i% mani'es%s, ,hen i% comes in%o %he #oom. (ou can sa", -1e", "ou a#e i%9- (ou ,ill )no, i%. A% %ha% poin% "ou can +ecome li+e#a%e!. /o%all" li+e#a%e!. /his is %he ,hole poin% o' %he ,hole p#ac%ice. /his is ,he#e %he %an%#ic p#ac%ice has a ve#" close applica%ion %o +ein$ he#e an! no,, +ein$ in %his li'e, havin$ %o $o %h#ou$h %he !ea%h p#ocess, an! all o' %ha%. .% $ives "ou %he oppo#%uni%" %his li'e%ime %o p#epa#e "ou#sel' 'o# !ea%h. .' "ou a#e #eall" $oo! "ou can ac%uall" a%%ain %ha% level o' consciousness in %his +o!" an! is ho, "ou can +ecome enli$h%ene! in %he %an%#ic %echni0ue. .% is consciousl" accessin$ %#anscen!en%al ,is!om consciousness, %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness. .' "ou can !o i% in %his li'e%ime, !ea%h +ecomes %o%all" con0ue#e!. /he#e is no !ea%h 'o# "ou. (ou a#e %o%all" conscious a% all %imes. .' "ou !o no% $e% i%, %hou$h "ou ,ill have %o $o %h#ou$h %he !ea%h p#ocess an! loose consciousness 'o# a li%%le ,hile, as soon as "ou mani'es% in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e "ou ,ill un!e#s%an! ,he#e "ou a#e a%. A% %ha% poin% "ou can +ecome li+e#a%e!. .' i% !oesn8% ,o#) %hen, a% leas% "ou can %a)e a $oo! posi%ivel" s%#uc%u#e! #e+i#%h. So i% $ives "ou a sho% a% i% %h#ee o# 'ou# %imes. So i' "ou !on8% $e% i% a% one %ime "ou can $e% i% a% ano%he#9 /ha% is ,ha% %he sa!hana is all a+ou%9 2#om p#os%#a%ion, "ou ma)e o''e#in$s, !o a con'ession, %hen $ene#a%e %he ,ishin$ s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a, %he en%#ance s%a%e o' +o!hici%%a, an! %hen "ou %a)e %he 'ive Bu!!ha 2amil" vo,s. 1avin$ comple%e! %ha%, "ou have comple%e! %he +asic

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p#elimina#" o' %he %eachin$s an! '#om %he#e ,ill en%e# in%o %a)in$ %he %h#ee +o!ies in%o %he pa%h. 1o, "ou %a)e %hem as "ou# pa%h< (ou %a)e !ea%h as %he Dha#ma)a"a, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e as %he Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! #e+i#%h as %he =i#mana)a"a. We have 'inishe! %he %eachin$s 'o# %oni$h%. Chap%e# K Visuali*e onesel' as ?lo#ious (aman%a)a, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, an! s%an!in$ upon an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us an! sun !isc. We 'inishe! %he ou%e# o''e#in$s, an! visuali*in$ a moon !is) a% "ou# hea#%, upon ,hich in %he cen%e# "ou appea# in "ou# o#!ina#" ph"sical aspec% an! su##oun!in$ "ou a#e all limi%less sen%ien% +ein$s. :u% %he 'a%he#s on %he #i$h% an! %he mo%he#s on %he le'%. :u% %hose ,hich "ou 'ea# an! see as enemies in %he space +e'o#e "ou an! "ou# '#ien!s an! such +ehin! "ou. .n havin$ %his visuali*a%ion, %a)e #e'u$e %h#ee %imes an! $ene#a%e Va5#asa%%va a+ove %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! as (aman%a)a. 1e shoul! +e sea%e! 5us% in '#on% o' %he hu+ o' %he ,heel o#namen% in "ou# hai# an! +ehin! %he s)ull %ha% is a% %he cen%e# o' %he 'o#ehea!. Visuali*e him em+#acin$ his conso#%. 2#om %hei# place o' union li$h% #a"s s%#i)e !o,n,a#!s an! mani'es% a Va5#asa%%va on %he c#o,n o' all sen%ien% +ein$s an! "ou#sel' in %he hea#% o' (aman%a)a. (ou can also visuali*e %ha% li$h% #a"s sp#ea! '#om %he hea#% o' Va5#asa%%va %o all sen%ien% +ein$s ,hich a#e someho, no% inclu!e! in %he hea#% visuali*a%ion o' (aman%a)a. /hen !o %he #eci%a%ion o' %he man%#a %,en%" one %imes 'o# pu#i'ica%ion o' +o!", speech an! min!. @#, i' "ou ,ish, "ou can #eci%e i% %,en%" ei$h% %imes, !one in 'ou# $#oups o' seven, %o #eceive %he 'ou# ini%ia%ions ,hich plan% %he see!s 'o# %he =i#mana)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! Dha#ma)a"a an! %he Sva+hava)a"a, ,hich is em+o!imen% o' %he %h#ee p#evious )a"as. 4eanin$ %ha% enli$h%enmen% is o' one na%u#e al%hou$h i% has %h#ee aspec%s, a 'o#m, an as%#al +o!", an! pu#e consciousness. 2eel "ou an! all sen%ien% +ein$s have +een pu#i'ie! an! #eceive! ini%ia%ions an! such. /hen have %he Va5#asa%%vas me#$e ,i%h onesel' an! all sen%ien% +ein$s. All sen%ien% +ein$s an! "ou#sel' %u#n in%o (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms. /hen %he" ei%he# $o %o %hei# !i''e#en% #ealms o# 'a!e in%o %he clea# li$h%, ,ha%eve# is mo#e convenien% 'o# "ou. (ou have 'inishe! %he Va5#asa%%va me!i%a%ion. A% %ha% %ime "ou have lessene! %he i!en%i'ica%ion ,i%h "ou#sel' as +ein$ (aman%a)a an! allo,e! "ou#sel' in "ou# no#mal 'o#m visuali*e! a% "ou# hea#%. Bu% as soon as %ha% p#ocess is 'inishe!, a$ain a''i#m -. am %he ?#ea% an! ?lo#ious (aman%a)a-, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, an! . am a mani'es%a%ion +o!", %he =i#mana)a"a. . am mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /hen one s%an!s as (aman%a)a. @n %op o' %he lo%us an! sun cushion a% %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#%, is a 1&4 ,hich emi%s in'ini%e li$h% #a"s. .% imme!ia%el" a,a)ens %he a,a#eness o' %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, %an%#ic !ei%ies, all %he !i''e#en% man!alas. /he" a#e imme!ia%el" !#a,n %o %he space +e'o#e "ou an! appea# as %he 'ull (aman%a)a 4an!ala. A% %he cen%e# is %he 'ull (aman%a)a ,i%h nine 'aces, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms, si3%een le$s, all %he va#ious implemen%s an! such. A% %ha% %ime "ou shoul! +elieve %ha% i% is %he#e in %ha% 'ull aspec%. 4a"+e "ou have !i''icul%" in visuali*in$ all o' %he !e%ails. .% !oes no% ma%%e#. Jus% 'eel %ha% %he (aman%a)as appea# in %ha% 'o#m. (ou can ei%he# have %he $u#u as comple%el" insepa#a+le ,i%h %ha% 'o#m, o# %he $u#u appea#in$ in %an%#ic aspec% on %he c#o,n o' (aman%a)a8s hea! +ehin! %he 'i#s% s)ull an! in '#on% o' %he ei$h% spo)e ,heel8s hu+, sea%e! in va5#a posi%ion ,i%h va5#a an! +ell in his han!s. (ou have invo)e! %he $u#u %o$e%he# ,i%h (aman%a)a an! all %he #ela%e! !ei%ies o' %he (aman%a)a %an%#a %o$e%he# ,i%h man" Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, Da)as, Da)inis, p#o%ec%o#s an! such 'loa%in$ a+ou% in space. All !#a,n he#e %o #eceive o''e#in$s. /he li$h% #a"s a#e a+so#+e! +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. (ou ma)e p#os%#a%ions, p#aise an! o''e#in$s %o %he 'iel! o' me#i%, %e#me! such +ecause +" #eliance upon %his 'iel! o' visuali*e! !ei%ies, "ou c#ea%e posi%ive $oo! )a#ma. :a#%icula#l" ,hen "ou have 'ai%h in %he +lessin$s o' %he Bu!!ha an! 'ai%h %ha% Bu!!ha mani'es%s '#om pu#e Bo!hici%%a 'o# %he +ene'i% 'o# all sen%ien% +ein$s. .n visuali*in$ in %ha% manne#, %he#e is $#ea% me#i% 'o# "ou#sel'. Also have %ha% one8s o,n +o!", molecules an! a%oms a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' pu#e +o!hici%%a 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou coul! sa" li%e#all" %he ,hole o' %he visuali*a%ion is %he mani'es%a%ion o' +o!hici%%a, %he ,ish %o +e a+le %o li+e#a%e all sen%ien% +ein$s '#om su''e#in$, %he ,ish %o +e a+le %o +#in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s in%o %he ul%ima%e happiness, enli$h%enmen%. =o% 5us% mun!ane

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happiness, +u% %he ul%ima%e enli$h%enmen%. So %he ve#" po#es an! a%oms o' "ou# po,e#'ul an! ma5es%ic (aman%a)a 'o#m %o$e%he# ,i%h all %he 'o#ms in %he space +e'o#e "ou a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' +o!hici%%a. (ou ma)e %,o ve#ses o' p#os%#a%ion, 'i#s% %o %he $u#u, an! secon!l" %o %he $u#u in %he aspec% o' %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a ,ho appea#s in a ,#a%h'ul, 'ea#'ul, an! %e##i'"in$ 'o#m 'o# %he +ene'i% o' +ein$ a+le %o %ame %hose ,ho a#e ve#" !i''icul% %o %ame. 1avin$ ma!e %hose %,o p#os%#a%ions ,hich a#e also p#os%#a%ions o' p#aise %o (aman%a)a, "ou mani'es% 'ou# Da)inis o# o''e#in$ $o!!esses, ,hi%e Cha#chi)a, +lue Va#ahi, #e! Sa#asva%i, an! $#een ?au#i, ,ho come ou% o' "ou# hea#% as "ou !o %he mu!#as an! ma)e o''e#in$s acco#!in$ %o %he (aman%a)a s%"le o' !oin$ o''e#in$s. /hen "ou a+so#+ %hem +ac) in%o "ou# hea#%. (ou shoul! %#" %o spen! some pe#sonal %ime !oin$ %ha%, 'o# ,hen "ou ma)e #eci%a%ion ,i%h o%he# people i% %en!s %o $o #a%he# 0uic)l" so "ou !o as +es% "ou can ,i%h %he visuali*a%ion. /hen "ou !o %he 'ive +#anches o' %he p#a"e# such as con'ession o' %he ne$a%ivi%", an! %hen %he $ene#a%ion o' #ela%ive an! ul%ima%e +o!hici%%a. . S1ALL D;V@/; 4(S;L2 W./1 ;E/7;4;L( :&7; 2A./1 /@ /1; 4;/1@DS @2 ?;=;7@S./( A=D S@ 2@7/1, W1.C1 A7; /1; :A/1 @2 /1; 2&LL( ;=L.?1/;=;D B&DD1AS A=D /1;.7 S@=S A=D DA&?1/;7S /his means %ha% "ou sa" -. am a +o!hisa%%va.- All o' %he ac%ivi%ies %ha% "ou !o a#e a ve#i'ica%ion o' "ou# +ein$ a +o!hisa%%va. So in %ha% ,a" "ou 'inish ,ha% is %e#me! as %he +o!hisa%%va p#ecep%s. /hen "ou %a)e %he %an%#ic p#ecep%s +" #eci%in$ %he p#ecep%s o' %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies !one in a ve#" a++#evia%e! 'o#m ,he#e i% sa"s6 . S1ALL &:1@LD ALL @2 /1; ?;=;7AL A=D S:;C.2.C /A=/7.C V@WS A=D C@44./4;=/S @2 /1; 2.V; B&DD1A 2A4.L.;S W./1@&/ ;EC;:/.@=. .n %ha% "ou ma)e a !e!ica%ion o' uphol!in$ %he %an%#ic p#ecep%s. /hen "ou !o %he 'ou# immeasu#a+les, immeasu#a+le love, compassion, 5o" an! e0uanimi%". 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou %hen #eci%e %he voi!ness man%#as. =o, "ou have ,ha% is %e#me! %he !issolu%ion an! is ,he#e %he %an%#ic %eachin$s a#e supe#io# %o %he su%#a %eachin$s in +ein$ mo#e e3plici% a+ou% ho, one !ies, ho, i% evolves, an! %he visuali*a%ion !one a% %ha% %ime. .n %he space +e'o#e "ou is %he visuali*e! 'iel! o' me#i% ,i%h all o' i%8s $#ea% !ei%ies. All sen%ien% +ein$s a#e a#oun! "ou in %he 'o#m o' (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms. Wi%h "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, '#om "ou# hea#%, "ou emi% a $#ea% +las% o' li$h% ei%he# in +lue o# in #e!. (ou# choice. Wha%eve# seems mo#e app#op#ia%e. .% is %he mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. (ou as (aman%a)a shoul! +e in some place o# coun%#". /he :u#e lan!s a#e ve#" so'% #ollin$ hills, 0ui%e 'la%, eve#"%hin$ ve#" +#oa! an! vas%. /he s%#eams an! #ive#s as %he" 'lo, a#e ma)in$ %he !ha#ma soun!. /he 'lo,e#s, %#ees, +i#!s an! such a#e !ha#ma c#ea%u#es ,i%hin a !ha#ma #ealm. .n such a se%%in$ "ou s%an! on an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us an! a #e! sun !is) an! "ou# hea#% emi%s a massive li$h%, a mani'es%a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. .% %ouches all o' %he !ei%ies an! %he !ivini%ies in %he space +e'o#e "ou imme!ia%el". ;ve#"%hin$, as i% is %ouche!, !issolves. Jus% 'a!es. (ou can sa" %ha% i% 5us% 'a!es, an! %hen "ou can 'eel i% !#a, +ac) %o "ou#sel'. So %he 'o#m !isappea#s an! %he #emainin$ li$h% ene#$" a+so#+s %o,a#! "ou# +o!". A+so#+s all %h#ou$h "ou# +o!" as (aman%a)a. 2eel %ha% "ou #eceive %he +lessin$s o' all %he Bu!!has an! %he Bo!hisa%%vas, pa#%icula#l" o' %he visuali*e! o+5ec%s in %he space +e'o#e "ou. /hen "ou# +o!" s%a#%s %o !issolve up %o,a#!s %he 1&4 s"lla+le a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%. (ou !issolve %he sun !is), i% a+so#+s. All "ou a#e $oin$ %o have is a $#ea% emp%" space. /he pa#%icula# 0uali%" ,i%h %his space is no% %o ma)e i% +lac). 1ave i% as clea#. B" %ha% . mean, i' "ou loo) a% %he s)" "ou no#mall" see +lue, +u% "ou shoul! %hin) o' %he cla#i%" +e%,een ,he#e "ou a#e an! %he +lue. /ha% is %he clea# li$h%. Jus% %hin) o' i% as clea# li$h%. .% is 5us% a cla#i%". /#" %o have %ha% cla#i%", 5us% a $#ea% vacuum o' space %ha% has %he clea# li$h% na%u#e %o i%. 2loa%in$ ,i%hin %he cen%e# o' %ha% space a +lue 1&4. .% is a!e0ua%e %o visuali*e 1&4 ,i%h a moon !is) on %op, %hen a !o% an! %hen a s0ui$$le ,i%h %h#ee %u#ns. Whe%he# i% is a +lue 1 & 4 o# i%8s /i+e%an s"m+ol is "ou# choice, +u% have

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'ive pa#%s %o i%. /he +o!" o' %he 1&4, %he hea! o' %he 1&4, %he moon, %he !o%, %he s0ui$$le, an! %he ve#" 'ine poin% on %he en! o' %he s0ui$$le. /hin) %ha% "ou have %his ve#" concen%#a%e! li%%le 1&4 'loa%in$ in space ,hich "ou no, %o%all" 'ocus on, an! 'eel %ha% -4" min! is insepa#a+le ,i%h %ha% 1&4-. 1&4, i% is sai!, is %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. So m" min! appea#in$ in %he aspec% o' %he 1&4 le%%e#, s%a#%s %o sh#in) an! +ecome mo#e 'ine. /he &4 slo,l" me#$es up in%o %he 1, %he 1 !issolves up in%o %he moon, %he moon slo,l" !issolves in%o %he !o%, an! %he !o% si**les slo,l" up in%o %he s0ui$$les ,hich slo,l" !iminishes an! $e%s %hinne#. 2#om a ve#" 'ine poin% ,hich "ou coul! %hin) o' as %he si*e o' a%oms. i% $oes in%o %his vacui%". A% %ha% poin% "ou allo, "ou# min! %o 5us% a+i!e in %he s%a%e o' %o%al voi!ness. Bliss an! voi!ness. -4" min! is Dha#ma)a"a./e#me! as %he Dissolu%ion o' %he /,en%">'ive ;lemen%s. /he a+so#p%ion in%o clea# li$h% is #ela%e! %o common o#!ina#" !ea%h an! %his !issolu%ion visuali*a%ion p#ocess is in eve#" %an%#ic sa!hana. .% is a 'o#m o' %#ainin$ "ou so %ha% ,hen "ou !ie, imme!ia%el" "ou can en%e# %his me!i%a%ion an! use i% as %he e3pe#iences o' !ea%h come. @' cou#se, i% #elies on %he 'ac% %ha% "ou a#e !"in$ peace'ull". 2o# e3ample, i' "ou $e% c#unche! in a ca# o# )ille! su!!enl", i% ,ill no% happen +ecause "ou a#e imme!ia%el" %h#us% in%o %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e. /he#e is no %ime +e%,een %he %,o +ecause "ou# +o!" is munche!. Bu% i' "ou +o!" can !ie peace'ull", l"in$ in a +e! o# such, %hen %his !issolu%ion p#ocess ,ill un'ol!. Depen!in$ upon %he in!ivi!ual, %he len$%h o' %ime ,ill va#". 2o# some i% ,ill happen ove# an hou# o# %,o. 2o# o%he#s i% ,ill happen in 'ive minu%es. 2o# o%he#s i% ,ill %a)e %h#ee !a"s. /he" sa" i% %a)es %h#ee !a"s 'o# mos% people8s min!s %o leave %hei# +o!" %o%all". /he %,en%" 'ive aspec%s o' ,ha% happens a#e +#o)en in%o 'ive $#oups o' 'ive. /he 'i#s% A??7;?A/; @2 2@74 has 'ive 0uali%ies. /he a$$#e$a%e o' 'o#m #e'e#s %o "ou# +o!" an! 'o#ms ,hich inclu!e %he phenomenal unive#se +u% in %his pa#%icula# sense #e'e#s %o "ou# o,n +o!". .% is ,ha% is $oin$ %o loose po,e#. /he mi##o# li)e ,is!om #e'e#s %o %he min! ,hich is a+le %o pe#ceive man" o+5ec%s simul%aneousl" 5us% as a mi##o# is a+le %o pic) up man" ima$es a% %he same %ime. /he ea#%h elemen% is $oin$ %o loose i%8s po,e# an! as i% !oes so, all o' %he mea% o' "ou# +o!" con%#ac%s, "ou $e% s)inn" 'lesh. D"in$ is a lon$ p#ocess an! %a)es man" "ea#s. Bu% ,hen %he 'o#m elemen% s%a#%s %o !e$ene#a%e, %he 'lesh +ecomes ve#" loose an! 'la++", eve#"%hin$ han$s. /he e"e consciousness an! %he o+5ec%s o' e"e consciousness, 'o#ms, also loose %hei# !e'ini%ion. So "ou !on8% see %hin$s ve#" ,ell a% %his poin%. (ou s%a#% %o #eall" loose "ou# $#ip on %he e3%e#nal ,o#l! a#oun! "ou. /he#e is also %he 'o#m ,hich is hel! as one8s con%inuum. 2ive @u%e# si$ns o' %he Dissolu%ion o' %he 2o#m A$$#e$a%e /he +o!" +ecomes ,as%e!, sh#in)s an! looses i%8s s%#en$%h an! po,e#. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he mi##o# li)e ,is!om is %ha% one8s visual pe#cep%ion +ecomes ha*" o# in!is%inc%. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he ea#%h elemen% is %ha% %he +o!" 'eels ve#" heav", %he lim+s +ecome slac) an! one 'eels as i' one is +u#ie! un!e# %he $#oun!. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he e"e 'acul%" is %ha% %he e"es +ecome $la*e! an! li'eless. /he si$n o' %he !issolvin$ o' %he 'o#m ,hich is hel! +" one8s con%inuum is %ha% %he comple3ion o# #a!iance o' %he +o!" +ecomes poo# an! !iminishe!. /he mi#a$e>li)e e3pe#ience is %he 'i#s% co##espon!in$ inne# si$n. /he in%e#nal sensa%ion i' "ou $o insi!e, is as i' "ou ,e#e seein$ hea% ,aves #isin$ up o'' %he !ese#%. .% can +e 0ui%e po,e#'ul 'o# "ou. (ou a#e li%e#all" in %his %hin$, seein$ inc#e!i+le ,aves o' %hin$s $o %h#ou$h "ou#sel'. /ha% is #e'e##e! %o as %he mi#a$e li)e e3pe#ience. /1; A??7;?A/; @2 2;;L.=? /he a$$#e$a%e o' 'eelin$ i%sel', %he men%al 'ac%o# %ha% e3pe#iences 'eelin$s o' su''e#in$, happiness, an! in!i''e#ence, %he 'eelin$s %ha% "ou have. /he ,is!om o' e0uanimi%", %he min! %ha% #emem+e#s %he %h#ee )in!s o' 'eelin$s.

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/he elemen% o' ,a%e#. /he ea#, hea#in$. /he soun! ,hich is hel! +" one8s con%inuum. /he @u%e# Si$ns o' %he Dissolu%ion o' %he A$$#e$a%e o' 2eelin$ /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he 'eelin$ a$$#e$a%e is %ha% %he 'eelin$s associa%e! ,i%h %he va#ious sense consciousness vanish. /he min! $e%s !ull, !oes no% #eall" $ive a !a#n an" mo#e, an! $oes in%o an apa%he%ic s%a%e o' non 'unc%ionin$. .n %he !ea%h p#ocess, %he min! %ha% is si%%in$ he#e #i$h% no, lis%enin$ %o me pu%%in$ %hou$h%s %o$e%he#, is %he one $oin$ !o,n. /ha% !oesn8% mean consciousness a,a#eness is $oin$ !o,n. (ou# pe#sonali%" is !"in$. (ou have %o un!e#s%an! %ha% %he min! ,hich un!e#s%an!s %hin$s is no% $oin$ %o +e %he#e ve#" lon$. /hin) a+ou% i% li)e ,hen "ou $o %o sleep, i' "ou have eve# cau$h% "ou#sel' ,hen "ou# min! is #eall" %hic) an! !oes no% %hin) man" %hou$h%s, %his is simila# %o %ha% poin%. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he ,a%e# elemen% is %ha% %he %on$ue +ecomes !#", one canno% spea) clea#l". /he +o!" 'lui!s !#" up. /he ea# 'acul%" !issolves an! one no lon$e# hea#s soun!s. /he !issolu%ion o' %he inne# soun!. =o#mall" ,e can hea# a hummin$ in ou# hea!, +u% %his inne# hummin$ s%ops. /he smo)e li)e appea#ance is %he inne# si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he a$$#e$a%e o' 'eelin$. .% is li)e %he#e ,as a 'o$ o# smo)e a#oun! "ou. /1; A??7;?A/; @2 D.SC7.4.=A/.@= /he a$$#e$a%e o' !isc#imina%ion is %he men%al 'acul%" ,hich is a+le %o #eco$ni*e o# !is%in$uish !i''e#en% people. /he ,is!om o' !isc#imina%ion. /he 'i#e elemen%. /he nose 'acul%". Smells ,hich a#e hel! +" one8s con%inuum. /he 'ive @u%e# Si$ns o' %he Dissolu%ion o' %he A$$#e$a%e o' Disc#imina%ion @ne no lon$e# #eco$ni*es %he meanin$ o' !i''e#en% o+5ec%s. @ne canno% !is%in$uish o# #eco$ni*e !i''e#en% #eali%ies. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he !isc#imina%in$ ,is!om is %ha% one is no lon$e# a+le %o #ecollec% %he names o' !i''e#en% people, o+5ec%s an! such. /his un!e#s%an!in$ s%a#%s %o cease, an! i' someone ,as %o +e +#ou$h% +ac) a% %ha% poin%, o# someho, #evive! a li%%le, %he" ,oul!n8% )no, an"one. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he 'i#e elemen% is %ha% %he ,a#m%h o' %he +o!" is los% an! %he +o!" +ecomes col!. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he nose 'acul%" is %ha% %he e3hala%ion is s%#on$ +u% %he inhala%ion is ,ea). /he +#ea%hin$ is in%o ,ha% is calle! %he !ea%h #a%%le. /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' smells ,hich a#e hel! in ones con%inuum is %ha% one no lon$e# is a+le %o smell an" %"pe o' '#a$#ance. /he inne# si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he a$$#e$a%e o' !isc#imina%ion is one o' spa#)s, li)e spa#)s o'' a +on'i#e. .' "ou have a +i$ +on'i#e an! someone %h#o,s a +i$ piece o' ,oo! a% i% an! "ou loo) up a% %he s)" "ou see all %he spa#)s9 Well i% is li)e %ha% no,. (ou a#e $e%%in$ li%%le spa#)s $oin$ up in %he space. /ha% is %he in%e#nal e3pe#ience o' "ou# min!. :eople ou%si!e !o no% )no, ,ha% is $oin$ on. /he" a#e 5us% so#% o' ,a%chin$. (ou have #eall" s%oppe! !oin$ an"%hin$ 'unc%ional. (ou a#e !"in$. /1; A??7;?A/; @2 V@L./.@= /his a$$#e$a%e is %he 'acul%" o' min! ,hich ena+les us %o move. /he all accomplishin$ ,is!om is %he 'acul%" o' %he min! ,hich impels us in%o va#ious %"pes o' o#!ina#" ,o#l!l" ac%ions an! #ecollec%s %hose ac%ions as ,ell as %hei# pu#poses. /he elemen% o' ai#. /he %on$ue an! +o!" 'acul%". /as%es an! %oucha+les ,hich a#e hel! +" one8s con%inuum. /he @u%e# Si$ns o' %he Dissolu%ion o' %he A$$#e$a%e o' Voli%ion /he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he a$$#e$a%e is one can no lon$e# move in%en%ionall".

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/he si$n o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he accomplishin$ ,is!om is one no lon$e# #ecollec%s ac%ions o# %hei# pu#poses. /he meanin$ o' an"%hin$ is los% %o "ou. (ou# min! has los% all o' i%8s un!e#s%an!in$s. /he meanin$ o' +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!, o' +o!hici%%a, o' li'e, isn8% happenin$ an" mo#e. (ou have p#is%ine a,a#eness a% %ha% poin%. .' "ou have eve# +een unconscious, li)e +ein$ pu% ou% 'o# an ope#a%ion, o# in a 'ain%, "ou can have some i!ea. When "ou come ou% o' %he 'ain% an! !on8% )no, an"%hin$. (ou# !isc#imina%in$ min! is !ea!. Wi%h %he Dissolu%ion o' %he Ai# elemen%, "ou cease +#ea%hin$ an! %he o#!ina#" ,o#l! consi!e#s "ou !ea!. /he %on$ue +ecomes %hic), %he +ase %u#ns +lue. /he si$ns o' %he !issolu%ion o' %he %as%es ,hich a#e hel! in %he men%al con%inuum is %ha% one is no lon$e# a+le %o %as%e an"%hin$. A% %his %ime %he sense o' %ouch an! ph"sical sensa%ions ,hich a#e hel! +" one8s con%inuum !issolve. /ouch an! +ein$ %ouche! as some%hin$ %o +e app#ecia%e!, ceases. =o, %he#e is no%hin$. (ou have a co#pse %he#e. .% is col!, eve#"%hin$ loo)s !ea!, +u% %he#e is s%ill mo#e $oin$ on. /he inne# si$n is "ou s%a#% %o see a li%%le 'lame. .% is sai! %o +e li)e a li%%le can!le, a li%%le li$h%, ve#" s%ill an! ve#" 'ain%. /1; A??7;?A/; @2 C@=SC.@&S=;SS A% %his poin% "ou have %he a$$#e$a%e o' consciousness, %he ,is!om o' %he !ha#ma!a%u o# %he ,is!om o' sun"a%a. Consciousness is $oin$ !o,n, an! +o!" sensa%ion has comple%el" cease!. /he consciousness $oes %h#ou$h a phase o' %h#ee %hin$s an! %hen a#ises in a s%a%e o' clea# li$h%. When i% #e'e#s %o +o!" an! %oucha+les, one o' %he ha#!es% o+s%acles %o +ecomin$ enli$h%ene! is %o !#a, %he +o!"8s conscious ene#$" '#om %he +o!" in%o "ou# hea#% cha)#a. /ha% is ,h", 'o# e3ample, "ou #el" on a ph"sical conso#%, %o +e a+le %o !o %ha%. .' "ou p#ac%ice %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e o' (aman%a)a ve#" ,ell, %he#e a#e ce#%ain levels o' a%%ainmen% ,hich shoul! +e a%%aine!. 2o# e3ample, ,he#e "ou a#e (aman%a)a, "ou %hin) o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, an! "ou %#" %o +e %o%all" %he Bu!!ha mani'es%in$ (aman%a)a ac%ivi%ies 'o# o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s. Wi%h %ha% "ou have $oo! $ene#a%ion s%a$e possi+ili%". When "ou move in%o %he comple%ion s%a$e level o' p#ac%ice, "ou ,o#) on "ou# cha)#as an! %#" %o loosen an! so'%en %hem, ma)e %hem mo#e plia+le. /hen "ou %#" %o open %he cen%#al channel. /he easies% place is a% %he level o' %he navel +ecause o' i%8s ve#" la#$e se% o' si3%" 'ou# pe%als. 1e#e "ou !o ps"chic hea% me!i%a%ions an! such. @nce "ou s%a#% +#ea)in$ in%o %he cen%#al channel "ou can %hen chan$e %he +o!" %empe#a%u#e an! such. /ha% is %he ou%,a#! si$n o' ps"chic hea%. Bu% %he inne# e3pe#ience o# %he inne# #esul%s o' %he ps"chic hea%, is %ha% "ou can s%a#% %o !o a !issolu%ion. @n %he +e$inne#s level "ou !o a ve#" coa#se !issolu%ion p#ocess. (ou $e% small, ma#$inal e3pe#iences o' %he !ea%h p#ocess. Bu% as "ou $e% mo#e p#o'icien%, "ou can $o %h#ou$h a lo% o' i%. (ou can $e% %he mi#a$e li)e, %he smo)e li)e, %he spa#)s li)e, %he li%%le can!le li$h% 'lame. Bu% a'%e# %ha% "ou $e% s%uc) +ecause some%hin$ mo#e po,e#'ul has %o happen %o #eall" open %he cen%#al channel. /he +loc) is %ha% "ou canno% !#a, in %he ene#$" o' %he ne#vous s"s%em o' %he +o!". (ou simpl" can8%. .% is 5us% no% possi+le ,i%hou% some help. A% %ha% poin%, a live p#ac%i%ione# %hen %a)es a conso#%. .% is ,h" %he mis>in'o#ma%ion p#esen%e! a+ou% se3 in %an%#acism is comple%el" lu!ic#ous. /he#e is +liss an! voi!ness !one as a conscious %hin$. /hou$h "ou #ela%e i% %o %he +liss o' in%e#cou#se, i% is no% li)e "ou ,an% in%e#cou#se all %he %ime. 7a%he# "ou ,o#) ,i%hin %he concep% o' +liss an! voi!ness an! such. Bu% a% %his pa#%icula# poin% ,hen "ou use a conso#%, i% is %he #eal %hin$. (ou an! "ou# conso#% +ecome s%imula%e!. When "ou $o in%o union, +" havin$ ve#" su+%le a,a#eness o' "ou# cen%#al channel, "ou ali$n "ou# cen%#al channels an! %ha% +#ea)s up %he las% o+s%acle, ,hich is %he +o!" conscious ene#$". .% is one o' %he onl" %,o %hin$s %ha% ,ill !o i%. /he o%he# one is !ea%h. /hose a#e %he %,o %hin$s %ha% ,ill +#ea) up %he conscious ene#$" ,hich #emains in %he +o!". So a% %ha% poin% "ou en%e# in%o "ou# me!i%a%ions. B" havin$ a ph"sical conso#%, i' "ou a#e s%ill alive, "ou +#ea) up %ha% 'inal ene#$" an! %hen $e% a ve#" po,e#'ul !issolu%ion in%o "ou# cen%#al channel. Whe%he# "ou !o i% a% %he navel o# %he hea#%, is imma%e#ial a% %his poin%. (ou have a ve#" !evelope! cha)#a s"s%em a% %ha% %ime. (ou !o a 'ull a+so#+i%ion. (ou ,ill $e% %he !issolu%ion o' conscious ene#$" an! %hen %he las% %h#ee visions ,hich a#e calle! %he ,hi%e, %he #e!, an! %he +lac) li)e vision. 2#om %he#e "ou ,ill have clea# li$h% consciousness.

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Ac%uall" "ou en! up ,i%h %he ;3ample Clea# Li$h%. 2#om %he#e "ou ,ill $e% %he ac%ual Clea# Li$h%. A% %ha% poin%, "ou a#e a 'ull" enli$h%ene! Bu!!ha, "ou have omniscien% consciousness, eve#"%hin$. /he#e is no%hin$ le'%. (ou have !one i% all in %his li'e%ime. /ha% is ,h" %an%#acism is ve#" special. =o, i' "ou canno% !o %ha%, i' "ou !on8% $e% "ou# p#ac%ice #eall" !evelope! an! "ou# cha)#as a#e no% ,ell !evelope!, "ou !o $e% a !e'ini%e sho% a% i% ,hen "ou !ie. (ou !on8% nee! %o have a conso#% o# ,o##" a+ou% %hose %hin$s. Because a% %he %ime o' !ea%h, ,hen consciousness is a+so#+in$ in%o %he hea#% cha)#a, "ou $e% au%oma%icall" eve#"%hin$ "ou have +een p#ac%icin$. A% %he %ime o' !ea%h, %he 'inal ene#$" in %he +o!", %he +o!" consciousness ene#$", +#ea)s '#om %he +o!". .% is sai! %his ene#$" is ,ha% ma)es "ou s%a" in "ou# +o!" an! ,h" i% is so ha#! %o +#ea). .% is %he connec%ion +e%,een "ou# min! %o %he +o!". .n a %an%#ic level, i' "ou a#e #el"in$ on a conso#%, i% !oes no% mean %ha% "ou )ill "ou#sel'9 .% has no%hin$ %o !o ,i%h %ha% eve#9 Bu% a% %he %ime o' !ea%h, "ou ,ill ac%uall" pull "ou# consciousness ou% o' %he +o!". .% is ,ha% allo,s "ou %o !ie, %o leave %ha% +o!" li)e a hus) o# some%hin$ an! $o %o %he ne3% #e+i#%h. /he#e a#e %h#ee mo#e visions. So 'o# %he consciousness %o pull %o %he hea#% cha)#a. .% is sai! %ha% "ou have ,hi%e +o!hici%%a '#om %he 'a%he# in %he 'o#ehea!, an! #e! +o!hici%%a '#om "ou# mo%he# in "ou# navel. /he 'i#s% vision appea#s ,hen %he ,hi%e +o!hici%%a en%e#s in%o %he cen%#al channel an! 'alls %o,a#! %he hea#%. .% is calle! %he ,hi%e vision. .% is li)e !a,n. Li)e %he s)" ve#" ea#l" on a ve#" clea# mo#nin$. As %he sun s%a#%s %o come up, a ,hi%e halo appea#s in %he ho#i*on. /ha% is %he vision %ha% a#ises a% %he min! a% %ha% poin%. /he min! %o%all" has a ,hi%e vision. /hen %he #e! elemen% '#om %he navel s%a#%s %o #ise up an! "ou e3pe#ience %he #e! vision. .% is #e! li)e a% sunse%, li)e %he #e! $lo, in %he evenin$ s)". /ha% vision %hen a#ises onl" %o %he consciousness. When %he %,o mee% a% %he hea#%, %he#e is a +lac)ness, sai! %o +e unconscious. All p#ac%i%ione#s ,ill loose consciousness a% %ha% %ime. /he#e is 5us% a +lac)ness, a 'ain% %ha% ,ill las% 'o# a ve#" sho#% %ime. /hen %he#e ,ill a#ise a clea# li$h%. /ha% clea# li$h% is %hen "ou# Bu!!ha consciousness. /ha% is %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness. All o' %he ene#$" o' "ou# min! no, $one in%o %he hea#% cha)#a is sai! %o +e encase! in a shell, li)e ,i%hin a ches%nu% shell. When %he %,o halves o' %he shell close %o$e%he#, a% %ha% momen% is %he a#isal o' %he clea# li$h% consciousness. All o' %he +o!" ene#$" is a+so#+e! %o %ha% poin%. .n %he !ea%h p#ocess %ha% clea# li$h% consciousness #emains 'o# a li%%le ,hile. =o#mall" ,e ,oul! +e unconscious a% %ha% poin%. We ,oul! no% even )no, i% ,as happenin$. We ,oul! +e %he#e +u% ,e ,oul! have no consciousness. We 5us% ,oul! no%, +ecause %he min! is so#% o' una,a#e. Does no% un!e#s%an! %he e3pe#ience o# an"%hin$. /hen %he" sa" %ha% shell so#% o' slips a +i% mo#e, an! a% %ha% poin% ou# min! leaves an! ,e a#e in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e. Ac%uall" i% leaves an! $oes %h#ou$h %he +lac), %he #e! an! ,hi%e phase an! %hen in%o "ou# as%#al +o!" ,hich a#ises acco#!in$ %o %he )a#ma "ou have c#ea%e!. So i% is impo#%an% %o +e ca#e'ul o' ,ha% )a#ma "ou c#ea%e. Because a% %ha% momen% %hen "ou ,ill c#ea%e '#om "ou# )a#ma level ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ in "ou# ne3% li'e%ime. .% is c#ea%e! pu#el" on %he +asis o' ,ha% "ou have +een in%o in %his li'e. /he %an%#ic me!i%a%ion 'o# %he !issolu%ion p#ocess in !ea%h is %his. S%an!in$ as (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala a#oun! "ou, "ou emi% %he 'lash o' #e! o# ,hi%e>+lue li$h% %ha% %ouches all sen%ien% +ein$s an! %he" all %u#n in%o li$h% ene#$". /his all a+so#+s +ac) %o "ou# +o!". A% %ha% poin% is %he !issolu%ion o' %he ea#%h elemen% an! "ou $e% %he mi#a$e>li)e appea#ance, a mi#a$e li)e hea% #isin$ o'' %he !ese#%. (ou shoul! %#" %o allo, "ou# min! %o +e in %ha% hea% #isin$ o'' %he !ese#%. /ha% is simila# %o %he e3pe#ience. /he" sa" %ha% ,hen "ou $o %o sleep, o# 'ain%, o# %ha% ac%uall" ,hen %he male an! 'emale se3 o#$an 'i#s% %ouch, %ha% mi#a$e li)e e3pe#ience a#ises sli$h%l", a% %ha% poin% "ou $e% %ha% same e3pe#ience. /he#e is %ha% ,ave len$%h e3pe#ience. /he ea#%h elemen% an! %he mi#a$e li)e e3pe#ience is ,hen all o' %he li$h% s%a#%s %o a+so#+ +ac) in%o "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a.

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/he ,a%e# %o 'i#e a+so#p%ion, is "ou# +o!" as (aman%a)a !issolvin$ an! a+so#+in$ in%o %he 1&4 s"lla+le. /he#e is no mo#e sun !is) un!e#nea%h. /he#e is onl" %he 1&4 s"lla+le ,i%h %he moon, !o% an! s0ui$$le on %op o' i%. /hen ,i%h %ha% a+so#p%ion "ou $e% %he smo)e>li)e vision. /he +o!" o' %he 1&4. /he &4 a+so#+s up in%o %he 1 o' %he s"lla+le, is ,hen "ou $e% %he spa#)s>li)e vision, ,hich is %he 'i#e in%o %he ai# elemen%. When %he +o!" o' %he 1 a+so#+s in%o %he moon, "ou %hen have %he can!le 'lame>li)e e3pe#ience ,hich is %he ai# in%o consciousness. /he moon a+so#+in$ in%o %he !o% is %he s%a#% o' %he p#ocess o' %he ,hi%e e3pe#ience. /he !o% up in%o %he 'i#s% +#anch o' %he s0ui$$le %hen %a)es "ou %o %he #e! e3pe#ience. A+so#+in$ in%o %he secon! +#anch o' %he s0ui$$le %a)es "ou %o %he +lac) e3pe#ience. /hen i% !isappea#s !o,n %o %he si*e o' a%oms, elec%#ons, an! !isappea#s, i% is %he clea# li$h%. /ha% %hen is %he a#isal o' clea# li$h%. /he#e is also commen%a#ies %ha% s%a%e %he ,hi%e appea#ance is #ela%e! %o %he c#escen% moon, %he !o% ,i%h %he #e! an! %he s0ui$$le is %he +lac). ;i%he# ,a", "ou en! up ,i%h %he clea# li$h%. &se ,ha%eve# commen%a#" ,o#)s 'o# "ou. ?eshe Dha#$a"e sai! %he s0ui$$le has %h#ee cu#ves 'o# %he %h#ee visions, +u% la%e# . ,as %ol! %he c#escen% moon, !o% an! s0ui$$le ,e#e %he +ases 'o# %hese %h#ee visions #espec%ivel". /he !issolu%ion is #ela%e! %o %hese ei$h% visions, %he mi#a$e, smo)e, spa#)s, 'lame, ,hi%e, #e!, +lac), an! clea# li$h%. /he ei$h% #e'e# %o6 all phenomena %o %he !ei%", %he !ei%" %o %he 1&4, %he &4 %o %he 1, %he 1 %o %he moon, %he moon %o %he !o%, %he !o% %o %he s0ui$$le, %he s0ui$$le in i%8s 'i#s% an! secon! +#anches !o,n %o %he 'ine poin% o' clea# li$h%. A% %ha% poin% "ou shoul! i!en%i'" %his $#ea% clea# li$h% +liss consciousness as -.-. . am %he Bu!!ha. -. am a Bu!!ha8s omniscien% min!. . am %he Dha#ma)a"a.- (ou allo, "ou# min! %o %#" %o s%a" in %ha% $#ea% clea# li$h% space. /o allo, "ou# min! %o sa" -/his is al#i$h%. 4e ,i%hou% a 'o#m. /his is m" omniscien% consciousness9- (ou shoul! no% %hin) %ha% "ou have %o )no, an"%hin$ o# see an" 'o#m9 /his is omniscien% consciousness a% %his poin%. So %ha% is %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness. .% is %he Dha#ma)a"a. (ou ac%uall" s%a#% o'' %he ,hole p#ocess +" sa"in$6 @4 S1&=(A/A J=A=A>VAJ7A SVAB1AVA A/4AK@ 1A4 B;CA&S; . 4(S;L2, /1; D;./.;S @2 /1; 2.;LD @2 4;7./ A=D @/1;7 :1;=@4;=A A7; .4:&/A/.@=S @= D;:;=D;=/ A7.S.=?S, ;V;7(/1.=? B;C@4;S A V@.D=;SS 1AV.=? /1; /7&; =A/&7; @2 .D;=/./(>L;SS=;SS A=D A7; :A7/;D 27@4 /1; 2@&7 ;E/7;4;S, S&C1 AS ;/;7=AL.S4, =.1.L.S4 A=D S@ 2@7/1. Whe#e i% sa"s voi!ness, a% %ha% poin% eve#"%hin$ +ecomes voi!ness havin$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' i!en%i%">lessness. 4eanin$ %ha% ,hen eve#"%hin$ $oes in%o voi!ness, %he#e is no mo#e i!en%i%" 'o# an" phenomena. Because all phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en% %he" !o no% have an in!epen!en% i!en%i%". Because %he" a#e !epen!en% %he" can a#ise in an aspec% an! %hen can +e i!en%i'ie!. Bu% #eall", %he" have no #eal i!en%i%". =o phenomena is a 'i3e! i!en%i%". ;ve#"%hin$ is in%e#!epen!en% an! %ha% is %he meanin$ o' voi!ness. Allo, "ou#sel' %o se%%le in%o %ha% voi!ness. /hen '#om %he $#ea% voi!ness "ou a#e $oin$ %o mani'es% %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel. .% is sai! %ha% "ou shoul! allo, "ou#sel' %o #e'lec% %ha% -Al%hou$h . am voi!, . am %he omniscien% Dha#ma)a"a, . am no, $oin$ %o mani'es% %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,i%hin ,hich . ,ill mani'es% m" as%#al +o!", an! %hen m" mani'es%a%ion +o!".=e3% is ve#" much li)e %he $ene#a%ion o' %he inne# o''e#in$s. 27@4 A S/A/; @2 V@.D=;SS, 27@4 A (A4 C@4;S A S4@K;>C@L@&7;D, B@W>S1A:;D W.=D 4A=DALA 4A7K;D W./1 V.C/@7( BA==;7S. 2#om %he voi!ness appea#s a (A4. 1ave a ve#" +i$ space, a hu$e space. 1ave %he unive#se in space. .n "ou# min!. /ha% is %he omniscien% consciousness. .% is vas%. Some,he#e in %ha% space appea#s a (A4. .% +ecomes a +lue +o, shape! ,in! man!ala, a hu$e ,in! man!ala. /he 'la% sec%ion is %o,a#!s "ou +ecause "ou a#e $ene#a%in$ "ou# $ala3",

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an! %he +o, shape $oes a#oun! "ou# +ac). Be'o#e ,e $ene#a%e! i% in '#on% o' us an! ha! %he 'la% piece %o,a#!s us. =o, ,e a#e %he ,in! man!ala. .% is ,i%hin %he omniscien% consciousness so %he 'la% pa#% is in '#on% o' us, %he %,o ,in! +anne#s a#e %o %he si!es, an! %he +o, shape +ehin! "ou# +ac). /he %,o li%%le ,in! +anne#s si%%in$ on %he co#ne#s in!ica%e i% is a ,in! elemen%. /he ai# elemen% is %he 'i#s% %hin$ %ha% appea#s an! i% is massive. /his is ac%uall" ,ha% is %e#me! as %he $ene#a%ion o' %he $ala3". (ou can loo) a% i% %ha% ,a". /his is %he $ene#a%ion o' a small sola# s"s%em. @= /@: @2 /1A/, 27@4 A 7A4 C@4;S A 7;D /7.A=?&LA7 2.7; 4A=DALA 2@74.=? A ?A7LA=D @2 2LA4;S A=D AD@7=;D B( VAJ7A @7=A4;=/S. @n %op o' %he ,in! man!ala visuali*e %he 'i#e man!ala as a %#ian$le o' 'lames ,i%h %he poin% a,a" '#om ou# '#on%. .% is ma#)e! ,i%h a va5#a. .' %he ,in! ,as !o,n +" ou# 'ee%, %he 'i#e is #ela%e! %o %he a+!omen a#ea, 5us% %o $ive i% a place in "ou# $#ea% visuali*a%ion o' %he unive#sal space. @= /@: @2 /1A/, 27@4 A BA4 C@4;S A W1./;, C.7C&LA7 WA/;7 4A=DALA 4A7K;D W./1 A VAS;.. i% is li)e a pie pla%e, ,hi%e in colo#, an! ,i%h a vase in %he cen%e#. Which hol!s ,a%e#9 (ou a#e in a $alac%ic level #i$h% no,, +u% i% is a s"m+ol 'o# %he ,a%e# o# 'lui! elemen%. A=D @= /@: @2 /1A/, 27@4 A LA4 C@4;S A (;LL@W SJ&A7; ;A7/1 4A=DALA 4A7K;D B( VAJ7AS. /hese a#e #eall" +i$9 Because %his is a +i$ ea#%h elemen%, i% is a LA4. /hese s"lla+les appl" 'o# all %he %an%#as. So LA4 appea#s as an ea#%h man!ala an! i% sa"s o'' each o' %he co#ne#s is a va5#a. So "ou can have a va5#a $oin$ o'' %o %he si!es. .% !oesn% ma%%e# ,he#e i% is +ecause "ou a#e hi$h a+ove %ha% ea#%h man!ala. So some,he#e +elo, "ou is %he vas% e3pansive $ol!en colo#e! ea#%h man!ala. /hin) o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ %en o# %,en%" %housan! 'ee% a+ove a massive $ol!en 'la% ea#%h, %he place ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o $ene#a%e "ou# man!ala upon. @= /@: @2 /1A/, 27@4 A 1&4 C@4;S A C7@SS;D VAJ7A 4A7K;D A/ /1; 1&B W./1 A 1&4 27@4 W1.C1 L.?1/S ;4A=A/; AL@=? /1; B@//@4, 2@74.=? /1; VAJ7A>S&72AC;. ;4A=A/.=? &:WA7DS, /1;( 2@74 /1; VAJ7A>2;=C;. ;4A=A/.=? AL@=? /1; /@:, /1;( 2@74 /1; VAJ7A> 7@@2, A=D B;L@W /1; 7@@2 A=D &:@= /1; 2;=C; /1; VAJ7A>C;.L.=? .n %he cen%e# o' %ha% ea#%h elemen% '#om a 1&4 appea#s a !ou+le va5#a. .% is massive. /hin) o' %he -lan!in$ s%#ips- on %he plains o' :e#u. So li)e %ha%, "ou have a #elie' o' a va5#a on i%, no% %ha% an ac%ual va5#a is l"in$ %he#e. .% has so#% o' a cen%#al poin% %he#e. .% is a 'ou# si!e! va5#a. (ou have %o ma)e i% #eall" #eall" +i$. .% is as i' "ou# min!, ,hich is a spo% o' consciousness ,i%h no 'o#m, is loo)in$ !o,n upon %his hu$e $ol!en ea#%h an! %hen upon i%8s su#'ace, a #elie' o' a va5#a a#ose.... li)e a 1&4 pops up an! !issolves an! +ecomes %his $#ea% +i$ #elie' o' a va5#a. /hen '#om %ha% 1&4 ,hich is ma#)in$ %he va5#a, li$h% #a"s sp#ea! +elo, an! +ecome %he va5#a $#oun!. /hin) o' un!e#nea%h %his, %he#e a#e millions o' li%%le va5#as. /he 1&4 emi%s li$h% an! i% +ecomes a hu$e va5#a $#oun! ,hich has %o +e ci#cula# in (aman%a)a. .n 1e#u)a i% is a s0ua#e. /his +i$ va5#a $#oun! $oes un!e#nea%h, an! is li)e a $lass shee% %ha% is +elo, "ou, i% is 5us% un!e#nea%h %he #elie' o' %he va5#a. /he li$h% #a"s '#om %he 1&4 $o si!e,a"s an! ma)e a va5#a 'ence. 1ave %he li$h% #a"s, as "ou ,a%ch %he 1&4 '#om hi$h a+ove, %hen sp#ea! up %o ma)e a va5#a 'ence $o up hi$h a+ove "ou so i% is li)e %his #oom. .% is li)e "ou# min! si%%in$ up he#e an! ,a%chin$ %hese +i$ $ol!en $#oun!s un!e#nea%h "ou. /he#e is a 1&4 an! i% +ecomes a +i$ va5#a an! %hen '#om %ha% 1&4 li$h% #a"s sp#ea! un!e#nea%h an! as li)e a $lass pla%e appea#s, s%ill sho,in$ %he $ol!en "ello, ea#%h, +u% i% is un!e#nea%h %he !ou+le va5#a, an! %hen li$h% #a"s sp#ea! up '#om %ha% an! %he" ma)e a ci#cula# 'ence a#oun! "ou so i% is a+ove "ou an! all a#oun!. /hen li$h% #a"s '#om %he 1&4 !o,n %he#e sp#ea! a$ain an! %he" ma)e a va5#a #oo' an! insi!e o' %ha% %he" ma)e a va5#a ceilin$. /he va5#a ceilin$ has %o have ano%he# !ou+le va5#a in #elie' ma#)e! on i%. So %his +uil!in$ is li%e#all" li)e as i' ,e ha! a 'la% ceilin$ o' $lass. .nsi!e o' %he #oo' "ou have a ceilin$ o' $lass. A$ain in #elie' on %ha% is a massive !ou+le va5#a. /he cen%e# o' %he uppe# va5#a %he lo,e# va5#a a#e a+ove an! +elo, each o%he#.

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.n +e%,een %hose %,o !ou+le va5#as in #elie' appea#s a B17&4 %ha% %u#ns in%o ,hi%e li$h% an! %hen in%o an ei$h% spo)e ,heel o' s,o#!s. So "ou have a cone $oin$ up %o %he cen%e# o' %he va5#a in %he ceilin$ an! a cone ,hich $oes !o,n %o %he cen%e# o' %he lo,e# va5#a, an! %hen comin$ ou% o' i% in%o %he ei$h% !i#ec%ions a#e a se% o' ei$h% hu$e s,o#!s. (ou have %o ma)e %hem hu$e an! pu% a lo% o' po,e# in%o %hem. (ou ,an% %o %hin) o' %hem as +ein$ li)e a $ian% machine. .% is no% cum+e#some, "e% as i' each o' %hese spo)es ,e#e %en o# %,en%" miles lon$. 7eall" +i$. 7a*o# sha#p s,o#!s spinnin$ slo,l" %o %he #i$h%. .n 'ac% %he" can spin ve#" 'as%. Li)e %he mo#e pa#anoi! "ou $e%, i' some%hin$ is +u$$in$ "ou, "ou ma)e %hem spin 'as% an! %he" a#e %o%all" in!es%#uc%i+le. /he" a#e ve#" sha#p s,o#!s. /o%all" nas%". (ou a#e in %he cen%e# insi!e o' %he %,o cones. /he insi!e has %o +e emp%" +ecause i% is ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o !o a lo% o' me!i%a%ion. /his is ,he#e "ou as (aman%a)a a#e $oin$ %o +e, insi!e o' "ou# p#o%ec%ion ,heel. /he ou%e# ,alls o' %he va5#a 'ence have %o +e smoo%h an! ci#cula# +ecause %he %ips o' %hese +la!es come 5us% %o %he e!$e o' %his 'ence. So "ou have %his +i$ ,heel %ha% spins an! i% 5us% $oes pas% %he e!$e o' %he 'ence. So %ha% i' an"%hin$ ,as %o %#" %o come in, i% ,oul! +e cu% %o pieces. A $#ea% ,#a%h'ul $ol!en p#o%ec%ion ,heel %ha% spins. .% has a pivo%al so#% o' %hin$. /ha% is calle! %he uncommon p#o%ec%ion ,heel. .% is ac%uall" uni0ue %o (aman%a)a. /he o%he# %an%#as !o no% have %his e3ac% s%"le o' p#o%ec%ion ,heel. ?uh"asama5a is simila# +u% has sli$h% !i''e#ences. A#oun! %ha% a#e a +unch o' $u"s calle! %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones ,ho si% in %he !i#ec%ions. (ou as omniscien% consciousness, a#e si%%in$ in %he mi!!le o' %he hu+. A#oun! "ou, ,hen "ou cas% "ou# a,a#eness +elo,, "ou see %his cen%#al cone li)e spo)e $oin$ ,a" !o,n. When "ou loo) up "ou see %he cen%#al cone li)e spo)e $oin$ ,a" up. .' "ou loo) %o %he si!es "ou see %hese ei$h% $#ea% +la!es. =o, "ou coul! have %hem so#% o' si%%in$ s%a%iona#" a% %his %ime. /hen loo)in$ %o %he eas% an! in %he '#on% o' "ou, "ou have a Blue p#o%ec%o#, a si3 a#me!, %h#ee 'ace! mons%e#. /he#e a#e %en in all an! %he" a#e all "ou# +u!!ies. All "ou# p#o%ec%o#s. /he" a#e calle! %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones +ecause %he" a#e $oin$ %o p#o%ec% "ou. =o#mall" %he" loo) %o,a#!s "ou in %he cen%e#. /he" a#e in %he 'ou# ca#!inal an! 'ou# in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions, one a+ove in uppe# pa#% o' %he cone an! one +elo, "ou in %he lo,e# pa#% an! %ha% one is upsi!e !o,n. 1e loo)s !o,n +ecause he ,an%s %o ma)e su#e no%hin$ comes '#om un!e#nea%h. /he $u" up a+ove loo)s up. /hese a#e %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones. .n %he cen%e# o' %his appea#s a la#$e lo%us ,i%h ei$h% pe%als an! a sun !is), an! "ou allo, "ou# omniscien% consciousness %o i!en%i'" ,i%h %he 'o#m, so#% o' li)e %he comman!e# in $ene#al o' %hese %en ,#a%h'ul ones. 1e is %he one %ha% calls %he comman!s ,hen he 'eels an" ne$a%ivi%" happenin$. /hen he ,oul! sa" %hin$s li)e, -A+ou% 'ace.- (ou coul! have %hem all a+ou% 'ace, +ecause no#mall" %he" 'ace "ou happil" an! con%en%e!l". .% is 0ui%e a $oo! p#o%ec%ion 'o#ce. Bu% ,hen "ou $e% a li%%le ne#vous, %he" all a+ou% 'ace, loo) ou%,a#!s, an! sna#l. A% %ha% poin% "ou can have %he ,heel spin. .' "ou 'eel some%hin$ ve#" ne$a%ive, %hen "ou i!en%i'" ve#" s%#on$l" ,i%h +ein$ Sum+ha#a5a in %he cen%e#. (ou have %he ,heel spin a#oun! "ou cloc)>,ise. /hese $u"s a#e on lo%us an! sun sea%s 5us% a+ove %he spinnin$ +la!es a% %he e!$e o' %he 'ence. /he" a#e $#o,lin$ o# sna#lin$ o# ma)in$ ,#a%h'ul noises. Comin$ ou% '#om %hei# +o!ies a#e $#ea% clou! 'o#ma%ions o' 'lamin$ va5#as, ha#!, sha#p as #a*o# +la!es, an! all !iamon! ha#!. ?#ea% clou! 'o#ma%ions o' %hem 'lash o'' %o %he le'% an! #i$h% an! !o,n. /he" ensu#e %he !es%#uc%ion o' an" 'o#m o' ne$a%ivi%". .' some%hin$ %#ie! %o come %h#ou$h, i% is li)e all o' a su!!en all %hese lase# va5#a +ol%s came an! 5us% cu%s i% all %o pieces. (ou si% in %he cen%e# as Sum+ha#a5a. (ou have a !ei%" un!e#nea%h "ou +ecause i% is 'el% %ha% ce#%ain elemen%als o' %he ea#%h can a''ec% "ou. ;pilep%ic 'i%s a#e sai! %o +e cause! +" ea#%h elemen%al spi#i%s ,hich a#e hasslin$ "ou. So "ou have %he $u" !o,n +elo, "ou 'o# %ha%. Also ce#%ain %hin$s, s%#o)es 'o# e3ample, a#e sai! %o come '#om spi#i%s in %he s)". So "ou have %he !ei%" up a+ove "ou. /he o%he# $u"s a#e a#oun! "ou. /his is %he es%a+lishmen% o' %he e3%#a>o#!ina#" p#o%ec%ion ,heel. /he common p#o%ec%ion ,heel is ac%uall" %he va5#a $#oun!, 'ence, an! ,alls. /he e3%#a>o#!ina#" one is %he spinnin$ ,heel ,i%h %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones on i%. /he eleven%h !ei%" is in %he cen%e# an! is Sum+ha#a5a, %he Kin$ o' 1a#me#s, in ;n$lish. A% %his poin% ,e ,ill s%op.

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/o $o +ac) %hen, ,i%h "ou#sel' as %he (aman%a)a, in %he space +e'o#e "ou is %he 'iel! o' me#i%. (ou 'lash o'' a +i$ +las% o' li$h% an! %he 'iel! o' me#i% %#ans'o#ms in%o li$h% ene#$" ,hich is +liss an! voi!ness. /he" a+so#+ +ac) in%o "ou# +o!". (ou have %he 'i#s% o' %he ei$h% visions, %he mi#a$e>li)e. (ou +o!" a+so#+s %o,a#!s %he 1&4 an! "ou have %he secon! vision, %he smo)e>li)e. /hen '#om %he 1&4, %he +o!" o' %he &4 o' 1&4 a+so#+s in%o %he 1, %hen %he spa#)s> li)e. When %he 1 pa#% a+so#+s in%o %he moon, %he can!le>li$h%, ,hen %he moon is a+so#+s in%o %he !o%, %he ,hi%e vision, ,hen %he !o% $oes in%o %he s0ui$$le %he #e! vision, ,hen %he s0ui$$le $oes in%o %he uppe# pa#%s o' %he s0ui$$le, %he +lac) vision, an! ,hen %ha% mee%s a% %he ve#" 'ine %ip, %hen "ou have clea# li$h% consciousness. So "ou have ei$h% visions #ela%e! %o %he !issolu%ion o' %he 'ou# elemen%s ,hich a#e also #ela%e! %o "ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es, %he 'ive ,is!oms, an! %he si3 sense o#$ans, an! %he 'ive o+5ec%s o' sense. So %he#e is %he $#oup o' %,en%" 'ive, in #e$a#!s %o %he elemen%, %he inne# e3pe#ience, an! i%8s ou%e# mani'es%a%ion. /ha% is ,he#e "ou $e% %he ei$h% visions, ,hen %he elemen% !issolves a pa#%icula# vision o' a pa#%icula# s%"le a#ises 'o# "ou. (ou %ie %ha% %o$e%he# ,i%h %he visuali*a%ion o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a a+so#+in$ in%o %he 1&4, %he 1&4 in%o %he clea# li$h% consciousness. .n %he clea# li$h% consciousness "ou ,ill !o concen%#a%ion as +ein$ Dha#ma)a"a. . am clea# li$h% consciousness. . am omniscien% consciousness. Allo, "ou# min! %o s%a" in %ha% +ein$ 'o#mless, clea# li$h%. 2#om %ha% level, havin$ a mo%iva%ion o' compassion +u% no% "e% mani'es%in$ a 'o#m, "ou ,an% %o have a place %o +e #e+o#n, "ou es%a+lish a place ,he#e "ou ,ill +e 'ull" secu#e. So ou% o' %he voi!ness appea#s a (A4 ,hich +ecomes %he ai# man!ala. /his is %he 'i#s% elemen%, +ecause #emem+e# no, ,e a#e in a 'o#mless #ealm. We a#e in %he omniscien% consciousness an! %he#e is no 'o#m %he#e so ,e have %o ma)e 'o#m. So ,e s%a#% o'' ,i%h a $aseous level, ,hich is %he ai#. /hen ,e move %o %he 'i#e level '#om ,hich comes in a mo#e 'lui! aspec%, an! '#om 'lui! 'inall" comes a soli! elemen%, ea#%h. /ha% is mani'es%e! in %he 'ou# s"lla+les $ene#a%in$ 'ou# elemen%s ,hich is a +o, shape! ,in! man!ala, %#ian$ula# shape! 'i#e man!ala, ci#cula# shape! ,a%e# man!ala, an! a s0ua#e shape! ea#%h man!ala. @n %op o' %he ea#%h man!ala appea#s a 1&4 ,hich %hen %u#ns in%o %he !ou+le va5#a. 2#om ano%he# 1&4 appea#in$ in %he cen%e# li$h% #a"s a#e emi%%e! ,hich pu% !o,n %he va5#a $#oun!, va5#a 'ence, va5#a #oo', an! va5#a ceilin$. /he va5#a ceilin$ an! va5#a 'loo# have !ou+le va5#as in %hem. Wi%hin %ha% comes a B17&4 ,hich %u#ns in%o a %en spo)e p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,i%h ei$h% spo)es a#oun! an! one up an! one !o,n. Wi%hin %ha% appea#s a lo%us ,i%h sun cushion an! "ou as Sum+ha#a5a. A#oun! him appea#s %he %en cushions. ;i$h% %o %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions an! one a+ove an! one +elo,. /hus "ou have %he +i#%h place ,he#e "ou ,ill mani'es% %he 'ull man!ala o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. ?oin$ +ac) a$ain ,e have onesel' as (aman%a)a. @nesel' emi%s li$h% #a"s ,hich %ouch all Bu!!has an! sen%ien% +ein$s an! !issolve %hem in%o clea# li$h%. (ou ,ill no, #el" on %he e3pe#iences o' %he o#!ina#" !ea%h, "ou ,ill u%ili*e %he e3pe#iences %ha% a#ise !u#in$ o#!ina#" !ea%h as %he e3pe#iences 'o# #evealin$ %he clea# li$h% consciousness, %he omniscien% min! o' %he Bu!!ha. /ha% is %e#me! %a)in$ !ea%h as Dha#ma)a"a. (ou $o %h#ou$h %he ei$h% visions ,hich +#in$ "ou %o %he 'inal clea# li$h% vision ,he#e "ou mani'es% %he clea# li$h%. (ou allo, "ou# min! %o #emain concen%#a%e! p#incipall" in +ein$ a 'o#mless consciousness ,hich is %he omniscien% Bu!!ha8s min!. .% is %he mos% su+%le level o' consciousness an! i% is #eveale! a% %he %ime o' !ea%h na%u#all". /hen %o $ene#a%e %he place ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o %a)e #e+i#%h, "ou $ene#a%e %he 'ou# elemen%s ,hich allo, a unive#se %o %a)e place, %he ai#, 'i#e, ,a%e# an! ea#%h elemen%s. 2#om %he#e %hen "ou can mani'es% "ou# !ivine man!ala. /he man!ala 'i#s% #e0ui#es a common p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,hich has %he va5#a ea#%h, %he va5#a ,alls, %he va5#a #oo' an! %he va5#a ceilin$. /ha% is %e#me! %he common p#o%ec%ion ,heel. /he e3%#a>o#!ina#" p#o%ec%ion ,heel is, 'o# (aman%a)a, %he $ene#a%ion o' %his ,heel in %he cen%e# o' %he common p#o%ec%ion 'ence o# a#ea an! %ha% %hen is an ei$h% spo)e ,heel ,i%h uppe# an! !o,n spo)es 'o# a %o%al o' %en spo)es. /he $ene#a%ion o' %he p#o%ec%ion !ei%ies an! such is ,he#e ,e have $o%%en %o %oni$h%. Jus% one poin% on %he va5#a ea#%h va5#a 'ence, va5#a #oo', an! va5#a ceilin$. .% is sai! %ha% i% is ma!e up as i' "ou ha! $lass, li)e %he $lass %a+le in '#on% o' "ou, an! %he $lass is ma!e up o' millions o' li%%le va5#as ,hich pe#'ec%l" 'i% in%o

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each o%he#. /he#e is no% even a space 'o# an a%om, no% even a molecule can $e% +e%,een all o' %hese va5#as. /he" a#e c#"s%al va5#as an! comple%el" in%e#connec%e!. So %he#e is no space a% all ,ha%soeve# +e%,een %hem. (ou can s%ill see %h#ou$h i%, +u% %he#e is no space a% all in %he#e. . 'o#$o% one o%he# %hin$. (ou have %his s0ua#e ea#%h man!ala, an! %hen "ou have a ci#cula# 'ence a+ove i%. @n %he ou%si!e o' %ha% 'ence "ou have 'i#e o' 'ive colo#s ,hich is +la*in$ an! s,i#lin$ up an! a#oun!. Whi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een an! +lue 'lames ,hich all ci#cle %o %he #i$h%. /he" a#e envision as i' "ou ,e#e insi!e o' %his inc#e!i+le +las% 'u#nace an! "ou have %he va5#a 'ence all a#oun! "ou. @n %he ou%si!e o' i% "ou coul! see %his inc#e!i+l" in%ensive 'lame +u#nin$. /he 'lame is slo,l" spinnin$ %o %he #i$h% an! comes up an! +u#ns o'' %he %op o' %he va5#a #oo'. /ha% is %he 'ive %#anscen!en%al colo#s p#o%ec%in$ "ou in %he 'o#m o' 'i#e. @' cou#se "ou have %ha%, %hen "ou have %he va5#a 'ence, 'loo#, ceilin$, an! ,i%hin %ha% "ou have %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,hich is spinnin$ slo,l" %o %he cloc),ise !i#ec%ion an! %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones 'acin$ in,a#!s. Chap%e# B As (aman%a)a ,e shoul! a+an!on ou# common vie, o' +ein$ o#!ina#" an! mun!ane people. We a#e %he !ivine, ma5es%ic, all po,e#'ul (aman%a)a. We have one 'ace, %,o a#ms, an! a mi!ni$h% +lac) 'o#m. S%an!in$ upon a lo%us ,i%h le'% le$ ou%s%#e%che! an! #i$h% hoo)e! in, ,e have ve#" po,e#'ul an! #a!ian% 'o#m a!o#ne! ,i%h a#mle%s, an)le%s, ,#is%le%s an! nec)lace. We have a c#o,n o' 'ive s)ulls, a ve#" 'u#ious +u''alo 'ace ,i%h %h#ee +ul$in$, +loo!sho% e"es, 'ou# ve#" sha#p +a#e! 'an$s %o %e##i'" all o' %he +ein$s a#oun! us. @u# 'lamin$ #e! hai# 'lo,s up,a#!s, an! ,i%hin i% is an ei$h% spo)e ,heel>li)e hai#piece o' ,hich in %he cen%e# is a va5#a )no% 'o# %he %op. @n %op o' %he 'o#,a#! spo)e o' %he ei$h% spo)e ,heel si%s ou# o,n )in! #oo% $u#u in %he 'o#m o' Va5#a!ha#a, so'% +lue in colo# an! sea%e! 5us% +ehin! %he cen%#al s)ull a% %he %op o' %he 'o#ehea!. When "ou visuali*e "ou#sel' as %he !ei%", #e'lec% %ha% -. c#ea%e m" #eali%". When . $e% up in %he mo#nin$ an! each momen% %ha% 'ollo,s, . imme!ia%el" c#ea%e m" #eali%". . have +een !oin$ %ha% in comple%e i$no#ance '#om +e$innin$less samsa#ic %ime, an! %he#e'o#e . have +een con%inuousl" ,an!e#in$ in samsa#a. =o, %ha% . have #eceive! %he %an%#ic ini%ia%ions an! en%e#e! %he %an%#ic pa%h, . shoul! a+an!on m" ne$a%ive c#ea%ion o' o#!ina#" #eali%" ,hich allo,s me %o have an$e#, '#us%#a%ion, !isappoin%men%, man" emo%ional !is%u#+ances.- We a#e no, c#ea%in$ a #eali%" o' -. am (aman%a)a. . am in (aman%a)a pu#e lan!..' "ou %hin) o' i%, "ou# min!, ,hen i% loo)s a% an"%hin$, onl" sees i%sel'. .% is sai! %o +e %he school o' min! onl". .n %he 4a!h"ami)a %e#ms i% is sai! "ou onl" #eall" see "ou# o,n men%al impu%a%ion o# men%al la+elin$. .n simple# %e#ms, "ou onl" see "ou# o,n min! #e'lec%e! +ac) %o "ou a% an" %ime. (ou !o no% see an"%hin$ %ha% is ne, +ecause %hen a% an" %ime "ou ,oul! have man" shoc)s an! su#p#ises, o# "ou ,oul! have %o cons%an%l" %hin) a+ou% ,ha% ,as appea#in$ a#oun! "ou. /hus, on %he p#emise %ha% %he min! c#ea%es i%8s o,n #eali%" an! #eall" onl" sees i%8s o,n #e'lec%ions in %he ,o#l! a#oun!, is ,h" ,e live in a li%%le +u++le havin$ ou# o,n emo%ional a''lic%ions an! emo%ional i!eas a+ou% #eali%". /his is %he cause o' ou# samsa#a. .' ,e chan$e ou# a%%i%u!e %o sa" -. am no, an ;nli$h%ene! +ein$-, %hen ,e have %o sa" %ha% -. have a ve#" posi%ive vision o' all %he ,o#l! a#oun! me. . am in con%#ol.- (ou have %o have %ha% u%%e# con'i!ence. -. am in con%#ol. . am c#ea%in$ m" o,n #eali%"9- .n !oin$ %ha%, ,hen "ou visuali*e "ou#sel' as a %an%#ic !ei%", "ou shoul! un!e#s%an! %ha% min! sees i%8s o,n #e'lec%ion. So i' . visuali*e m"sel' as +ein$ %he $#ea% an! po,e#'ul +lac) (aman%a)a, m" 'o#m is all po,e#'ul an! %o%all" in!es%#uc%i+le. 4" 'o#m is o' mi!ni$h% +lac) ene#$". .% has inc#e!i+l" po,e#'ul 'lamin$ #e! cla,s, an! hol!s a cleave# ,hich cu%s !elusions. (ou shoul! %hin) o' i% li)e +ein$ ve#" p#ecise, +eau%i'ul poin%e! !iamon! li)e va5#as ,hich a#e un+elieva+l" sha#p. /he s)ull cup is ,hi%e on %he ou%si!e 'o# %he +liss an! #e! on %he insi!e 'o# voi!ness. FSome %eache#s #eve#se %his, +u% Lhun!#op :an!i%a uses %he a+ove i!en%i'ica%ions.G /ha% means . have comple%el" $u%%e! an! consume! o#!ina#" samsa#a. /ha% is ,h" i% is $u%s an! +loo! in %he s)ull cup, meanin$ . comple%el" consume #eali%". 1o, !o . consume i%< . consume i% ,i%h %he consciousness o' +liss an! voi!ness. 1o, !o . un!e#s%an! %ha%< . un!e#s%an! %ha% in %he

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po,e# o' m" visuali*a%ion m" min! c#ea%es m" #eali%" as . ,an% i%. /he#e'o#e . am %he all po,e#'ul (aman%a)a +ecause m" min! c#ea%es i%. .' . have some !ou+% o# 'ee+le min! sa"in$ i% is no% #eall" %ha% ,a", %hen %ha% is m" o,n loss. .' . +elieve . #eall" am %he all po,e#'ul (aman%a)a, . have comple%e con%#ol. Delusions a#e %e##i'ie! a#oun! me. .' a !elusion ,e#e %o %#" %o a#ise i% ,oul! +e +u#n% ins%an%l"9 Des%#o"e!9 Because o' %he po,e# o' m" visuali*a%ion o' +ein$ %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. So i' "ou# min! c#ea%es "ou# o,n #eali%", '#om %he momen% "ou a,a)e in %he mo#nin$, "ou imme!ia%el" c#ea%e %he #eali%" o' -m" apa#%men%-, -%he people . live ,i%h, %he people . sha#e ,i%h-. -/his is ,ha% . am e3pec%in$ ,hen . $o %o ,o#). /his is ho, . emo%ionall" %hin) . shoul! +e9- /hen #eall", "ou a#e c#ea%in$ %hose #eali%ies in each momen%. (ou o' cou#se vali!a%e i% ,i%h %he va#ious %hin$s %ha% #e'lec% +ac) %o "ou. So %hen, ,ha% p#even%s "ou '#om c#ea%in$ %he #eali%" -. am %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a<- ;ve#"%hin$ %ha% #e'lec%s +ac) %o "ou is in %he na%u#e o' +ein$ (aman%a)a pu#e lan!. .n %ha% ,a", p#incipall" in "ou# me!i%a%ion, visuali*in$ "ou# 'o#m, ,he%he# i% appea#s clea#l" o# no%, 5us% -. am.- 1ave a pe#'ec%l" convince! consciousness sa"in$ -. am %he all po,e#'ul (aman%a)a.- .n %ha% s%a%e o' consciousness "ou# min! is #e'lec%in$ +ac) %o i%sel' i%8s o,n #eali*a%ion. So %he mo#e vivi! %he #eali*a%ion o' (aman%a)a, %he mo#e vivi! %he mani'es%a%ion o' %he !ei%" in "ou# visuali*a%ion. So "ou shoul! un!e#s%an! %ha% -. am %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. . am all po,e#'ul. . comple%el" !es%#o" !elusions. . am 'ull" a mani'es%a%ion 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s.When "ou se%%le in%o %ha% concen%#a%ion "ou shoul! %hin) %ha% . am he#e 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. . ,ill !es%#o" %he i$no#ance ,hich causes su''e#in$. . ,ill !es%#o" sel' che#ishin$, %he #eal cause o' %he su''e#in$s. .n %his ,a" m" (aman%a)a 'o#m has special meanin$. .% is no% %ha% . am 5us% 'u#ious (aman%a)a. . am 'u#ious a% i$no#ance, a% sel' che#ishin$, a% %he s%upi! min! ,hich c#ea%es i$no#ance an! su''e#in$. So in %ha% ,a" "ou have a ve#" clea# o+5ec% 'o# "ou# 'u#ies as (aman%a)a. .n a mo#e #ela%ive aspec%, !e'ine "ou#sel' as -. am %he Va5#a De%e#mina%ion 'o# ;nli$h%enmen%.- Bu% "ou shoul! a!! %he 0uali%" %ha% %his is enli$h%enmen%. 4" min! is %he place ;nli$h%enmen% happens. /he#e is no o%he# place %han %ha%. /he ve#" min! %ha% "ou a#e me!i%a%in$ ,i%h, a% %ha% ve#" momen%, %ha% min! is %he min! o' enli$h%enmen%. /ha% min! on i%8s su+%le level has Bu!!ha na%u#e. .% is %he Bu!!ha na%u#e. .% is no% an"%hin$ else. (ou #eall" have %o in%e$#a%e an! no% have -m" enli$h%enmen%- as some o%he# place o# %ime. .% is he#e an! no,. .% is %he mani'es%a%ion o' m" min!. So . am %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a, a ve#" po,e#'ul 'o#m s%an!in$ on a #e! sun !is) an! an ei$h% pe%ale! lo%us in m" !ivine pu#e #ealm. 2#om %he#e "ou visuali*e %he ou%e# o''e#in$s o' %he ei$h% s)ull cups ,i%h %he ,a%e# 'o# %he mou%h an! so on. (ou also !o %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he inne# o''e#in$. A% %he en! ,hen "ou $o @4 A1 1&4 %h#ee %imes, "ou can visuali*e %ha% all %he ne$a%ivi%" lu#)in$ in "ou# +o!", speech an! min! a#e %h#o,n in. So "ou a#e ac%uall" visuali*in$ "ou# o,n enli$h%enmen% p#ocess. @4 A1 1&4 %he 'i#s% %ime %a)es %he ne$a%ivi%" o' "ou# +o!", speech, an! min! an! %h#o,s %hem in%o %he inne# o''e#in$ an! %#ans'o#ms %hem. @4 A1 1&4 %he secon! %ime, %he ne$a%ivi%" o' all sen%ien% +ein$s is %h#o,n in an! %#ans'o#me!. /he inne# o''e#in$ is li)e %he caul!#on, ,hich %#ans'o#ms ne$a%ivi%". All %he %hin$s ,hich a#e $ene#a%e! in %he inne# o''e#in$ a#e s"m+olic 'o# %he a$$#e$a%es o' "ou# +ein$ an! %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' !elusions. @4 A1 1&4 %he %hi#! %ime, 5us% 'eel %ha% even mo#e so all %he ne$a%ivi%" is $oin$ %o +e %#ans'o#me! %o%all". So in %ha% ,a" "ou a!! a $#ea% !eal o' po,e# %o "ou# visuali*a%ion. (ou %hen invi%e %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s ,ho come %o a+i!e all a#oun! "ou. (ou ma)e %o %hem %he inne# o''e#in$s ,hich is #eall" sa"in$ -. am o''e#in$ "ou m" p#ac%ice, m" %#ans'o#ma%ion o' m" no#mal sill" ne$a%ive min! ,hich is %#ans'o#me! in %he inne# o''e#in$. So %o "ou, all %he local spi#i%s an! all o' %he $#ea% po,e#'ul spi#i%s %ha% mi$h% e3is%, . am o''e#in$ %his %o "ou# Bu!!ha na%u#e +ecause . am 'ull" !e!ica%e! %o %he !evelopmen% o' Bu!!ha na%u#e.- So "ou o''e# %o %hem an! #e0ues% %hem %o please no% ma)e an" in%e#'e#ences. (ou ma)e ou%e# o''e#in$s %o %hem. /hen "ou ma)e inne# o''e#in$ ,i%h %he @4 A1 1&4, an! %hen "ou sen! %hem a,a" %o %hei# va#ious a+o!es.

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(ou a$ain %hen consec#a%e %he ou%e# o''e#in$. (ou invo)e %he me!i%a%ive 'iel! in %he space +e'o#e "ou an! ,hen %he !ei%" appea#s +e'o#e "ou, "ou shoul! visuali*e %he 'ull man!ala. .n %he cen%e# is %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. (ou# hea#% shoul! #espon! %o %his as %he mani'es%a%ion o' Bo!hici%%a in %his ve#" !e$ene#a%e a$e o' $#ea% hos%ili%" +e%,een people an! na%ions. /he#e is $#ea% hos%ili%" +ecause people a#e so ve#" consume! ,i%h !elusions, $#ee! an! all o' %ha%. /he ,hole o' socie%" pushes eve#"one %o +e comple%el" consume! +" !esi#e, $#ee! an! so on. 2o# all o' %ha% (aman%a)a has appea#e!. (ou shoul! li%e#all" %hin) (aman%a)a8s mani'es%a%ion appea#s 'o# %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' all o' %ha%. So ,hen he appea#s in %he space +e'o#e "ou, i% is li)e a ve#" #e'#eshin$ +#ee*e. .% is +eau%i'ul ene#$" 'o# "ou. Beau%i'ul +ecause i% is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' all %he ne$a%ivi%" in%o !ivine enli$h%enmen%. /o %ha% "ou ma)e p#os%#a%ion %,ice, ma)e %he ou%e# o''e#in$, an! ma)e a con'ession o' ne$a%ivi%" ,i%h %he 'ive +#anches o' p#a"e# in %he %an%#ic %#a!i%ion. /hen #a!ia%e o# emi% '#om %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#% a +#illian% 'lash o' li$h%, #e! o# +lue, ,hich %ouches all o' %he phenomenal ,o#l! an! all o' %he anima%e +ein$s ,i%hin %ha%. /he" all mel% in%o li$h% an! a+so#+ +ac) %o "ou# +o!" as %he $lo#ious (aman%a)a. Also pa#%icula#l" in %he space +e'o#e "ou, %he (aman%a)a ,i%h %he 'ull man!ala ,hich is insepa#a+le '#om "ou# #oo% %an%#ic $u#u, %ha% %hen a+so#+s in%o "ou %oo. Wi%h #eceivin$ %ha% $#ea% +lessin$ %he#e a#ises %he mi#a$e>li)e e3pe#ience. (ou# ph"sical 'o#m slo,l" !issolves in%o %he 1&4 a% "ou# hea#%, an! %he#e a#ises %he smo)e>li)e e3pe#ience. As %he lo,e# po#%ion o' &4 !issolve! up in%o %he hea!, %he spa#)s e3pe#ience. As %he hea! a+so#+s in%o %he moon, %he sin$le 'lame e3pe#ience. As %he moon a+so#+s in%o %he !o%, %he ,hi%e vision, as %he !o% moves in%o %he s0ui$$le, %he #e! vision, as %he s0ui$$le $oes %o i%8s uppe# en!, %he +lac) vision, an! 'inall" a% %he ve#" %ip o' %he s0ui$$le as i% 'inall" vanishes, %he a#isal o' clea# li$h%. /he" sa" %he a#isal o' clea# li$h% is li)e $a*in$ in%o %he s)" in %he !i#ec%ion ,he#e %he#e ,as no pa#%icula# colo# o# shape. Jus% %he cla#i%" o' space. 4a"+e li)e %en o# %,en%" %housan! 'ee% up in %he s)". Ve#" clea# p#is%ine space. Li)e %ha% is "ou# consciousness #i$h% no,. .% is 'o#mless. A% %ha% momen% "ou sa" -. am %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he +o!" o' %#u%h-, meanin$ omniscien% min!, omniscien% consciousness ,i%hou% 'o#m. (ou allo, "ou#sel' %o a+i!e in %ha% 'o# some secon!s. /hen s%a#% #e'lec%in$ on %he place ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o mani'es% as a Bu!!ha. A% some place "ou have %o s%a#% c#ea%in$ %he unive#se o# %he sola# s"s%em ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o mani'es%. .n %he space +e'o#e "ou appea#s a (A4 ,hich %#ans'o#ms in%o a vas% ai# man!ala. .% is ma#)e! a% i%8s e3%#emi%ies ,i%h +anne#s ,hich a#e movin$, sho,in$ %ha% %he#e is some ,in! ene#$" %he#e. /hen '#om %his s%a%e o' omniscien% consciousness "ou allo, %he#e %o +e a 'i#e ,hich a#ises '#om 7A4 an! %hen %he#e is a $#ea% vas% #ealm o' 'i#e ,hich "ou shoul! visuali*e as +ein$ %#ian$ula#, %ha% is ma#)e! ,i%h a va5#a. @n %op o' %ha% "ou allo, %he mo#e li0ui! %hin$s %o come. .% is calle! %he ,a%e# man!ala +u% i% is #ep#esen%a%ive o' 'lui!. So '#om BA4 a#ises a vas% ci#cula# ,hi%e !ish an! in %he cen%e# o' i% is a vase. @n %op o' %ha% 'inall" a#ises %he ea#%h man!ala. A soli! 'oun!a%ion. .% a#ises '#om a $ol!en LA4 an! %ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o a $#ea% s0ua#e ea#%h man!ala. (ou shoul! visuali*e "ou#sel' as +ein$ a+ove %he cen%e# o' %ha% vas% $ol!en $#oun!. .n %he co#ne#s "ou shoul! have va5#as s%ic)in$ ou% o'' ou%,a#!s '#om %he 'ou# co#ne#s, %his sho,in$ %he ea#%h is a ve#" vas% a#ea. .n %he cen%e# o' %ha% '#om 1&4 appea#s a !ou+le va5#a ,hich in %he cen%e# is ma#)e! ,i%h a 1&4. (ou loo) !o,n upon %ha% '#om a+ove. /hen %he 1&4 emi%s li$h% #a"s +elo,, %o %he si!es, a+ove an! a$ain up,a#!s %o c#ea%e %he ceilin$. So "ou c#ea%e %he va5#a $#oun!, %he va5#a 'ence, %he va5#a #oo' an! %he va5#a ceilin$. =o, "ou a#e comple%el" insi!e o' %ha%. Ci#clin$ %he ou%si!e is %he 'ive colo#e! 'lames. Whi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een an! +lue, #oa#in$ ve#" viciousl" an! ci#cula%in$ slo,l" %o %he #i$h% in a cloc) ,ise !i#ec%ion. (ou a#e insi!e o' %his vas% common p#o%ec%ion ,heel. /hen %o c#ea%e %he uncommon p#o%ec%ion ,heel, '#om %he cen%e# o' %he !ou+le va5#a, a#ises a B17&4 ,hich %u#ns in%o ,ha% is calle! %he $ol!en in5unc%ion ,heel. /he ,heel has a la#$e spi#e ,hich $oes '#om %he lo,e# !ou+le va5#a up %o %he s)" o# ceilin$ a+ove "ou ,hich has a la#$e !ou+le va5#a %he#e %oo. Comin$ o'' o' %he spi#e a% %he mi! hei$h% is a se#ies o' s,o#! +la!es. ;i$h% +la!es $oin$ %o ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions. /he space in %he cen%e# o' %his hu+ a% mi! level, is ve#" ve#" vas% +ecause ,i%hin %he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o $ene#a%e %he man!ala an! such %hin$s. /he spi#e is

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li)e %,o ice c#eam cones s%uc) %o$e%he#, open en! %o open en!. /ha% is %he poin% ,he#e ,e have a##ive! a% in %he sa!hana. 27@4 /1; S/A/; @2 V@.D=;SS, 27@4 A (A4 C@4;S A S4@K; C@L@7;D B@W S1A:;D 4A=DALA @2 W.=D 4A7K;D W./1 V.C/@7( BA==;7S. @= /@: @2 /1A/ 27@4 A 7A4 A 7;D /7.A=?&LA7 4A=DALA.......L.K; /1; ;@= @2 D;S/7&C/.@=. 7i$h% no, "ou shoul! +e visuali*in$ "ou#sel' as s%ill comple%el" a+so#+e! in%o %he #ealm o' omniscien% consciousness +u% "ou a#e allo,in$ %he phenomenal unive#se %o mani'es% %he inanima%e si!e o' i% ,hich is ai#, 'i#e, ,a%e#, an! ea#%h elemen%s ,hich a#e all +elo, "ou. /hen "ou have "ou# common p#o%ec%ion ,heel a#oun! "ou. /his is %o p#o%ec% "ou '#om eve# $e%%in$ cau$h% up in ne$a%ivi%". =o, %he uncommon p#o%ec%ion ,heel s%a#%s o'' ,i%h6 .= /1; C;=/;7 @2 /1; 2;=C;, 27@4 A B17&4 C@4;S A ;E/7;4;L( BLAI.=? (;LL@W W1;;L /1A/ CA= 7;V@LV; CL@CKW.S;. .=S.D; /1; C;=/;7 @2 /1; W1;;L A=D SL.?1/L( AB@V; A=D =@/ /@&C1.=? ;AC1 @2 /1; S:@K;S A7; /7.:L; S;A/S @2 VA7.;?A/;D L@/&S, 4@@= A=D S&=. So ,ha% "ou have is, i' ,e ,e#e loo)in$ a% %his #oom as +ein$ ci#cula#, a% %he 'oo% level "ou have %he s,o#! +la!es ,hich ,oul! +e 5us% %ouchin$ %he ,alls +ecause %he ,alls a#e ci#cula#. /he#e is a spo)e comin$ ou% %o,a#!s %he %op an! one comin$ !o,n %o,a#!s %he +o%%om. /his is %he a3is ,hich %he 8 +la!es spin on. /he cen%#al pa#% "ou shoul! have as 0ui%e la#$e. .n %he cen%e# o' %he hu+ "ou have a la#$e va#ie$a%e! lo%us. A+ove each o' %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions a#e la#$e va#ie$a%e! lo%us, moon an! !is) sea%s, smalle# %han %he cen%#al one an! 5us% a+ove %he +la!es. /he s,o#!s can spin +u% %he sea%s s%a" in %hei# posi%ions. @n %op o' %he cen%#al one '#om a 1&4 a#ises a +lue Sum+ha#a5a. =o, a% %his %ime "ou shoul! no% come ou% o' %he Dha#ma)a"a +u% allo, %o a#ise a ve#" po,e#'ul +lue !ei%" %he#e in %he cen%e#. 1; 1AS /17;; 2AC;S. DA7K BL&;, W1./; A=D 7;D A=D S.E A74S. 4( 2.7S/ /W@ A74S ;4B7AC; A C@=S@7/ S.4.LA7 /@ 4(S;L2. W./1 4( @/1;7 /W@ 7.?1/ A74S . 1@LD A J;W;L A=D A 1@@K. W./1 4( @/1;7 /W@ L;2/ 1A=DS . 1@LD A L@/&S A=D A LASS@. (ou can +e 'ai#l" '#ee 'o#m in "ou# visuali*a%ions. . mean %he#e is pa#%icula# %eachin$s +u% . %hin) i% $e%s %oo con'usin$. (ou shoul! 5us% so#% o' %hin) a+ou% a #ope, an! %hen a lo%us. (ou hol! i% +" %he s%em. All o' %hese !ei%ies hol! %hem in ,ha% is %e#me! %he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a. /he #ope is ve#" alive. .% is no% conscious +u% i% has un!e#s%an!in$ an! )no,s %o $#a+ ne$a%ivi%". .n %he o%he# han!s "ou hol! a 5e,el an! a hoo). .n %his han! "ou ,oul! hol! some%hin$ ,hich hol!s %he 5e,el a+ove i%. /he hoo) is li)e an elephan% hoo). .% s%an!s 'o# %he po,e# %o su+!ue "ou# min! ,hich is li)e a c#a*" elephan%. Wi%h %he hoo) o' a,a#eness "ou hoo) in "ou# min! an! %ha% is ,h" "ou have a hoo) in "ou# han!. So "ou a#e s%an!in$ up ,i%h "ou# #i$h% le$ hoo)e! in an! "ou# le'% le$ s%#e%che! ou%. /he conso#% is em+#acin$ "ou so %he conso#%s #i$h% le$ #uns pa#allel up ,i%h %his %hi$h, %he" a#e in se3ual union an! i' "ou a#e a ,oman "ou shoul! visuali*e "ou#sel' mo#e on %he male si!e. /hen %he conso#%s le'% le$ hoo)s a#oun! %he +ac) o' %he +o!". 1e# han!s a#e hol!in$ %he s)ull an! cleave# a% %he +ac) o' %he !ei%ies hea!. .n %ha% ,a" %he Lo#! an! conso#% a#e s%an!in$. .' "ou can $e% in%o i%, "ou shoul! have %ha% %he conso#% ,oul! have %he same implemen%s. She ,oul! have a 5e,el an! a hoo), %he lo%us an! %he va5#a, an! %he 'i#s% %,o han!s 5us% em+#ace %he conso#% in %his mu!#a. W./1 7.?1/ L;? B;=/ A=D L;2/ L;? @&/ S/7;/C1;D, 7A(S @2 L.?1/ 27@4 /1; 1&4 @2 4( 1;A7/ D7AW, W./1 &S .= &=.@= AS /1; L@7D A=D C@=S@7/, 1@@K /1; /;= W7A/12&L @=;S A=D D7AW /1;4 .=/@ 4( 4@&/1. (ou shoul! have a ve#" ,#a%h'ul mou%h. /he#e a#e 'lames all a#oun! "ou# mou%h. W#a%h'ul !ei%ies al,a"s have %h#ee ve#" +ul$in$ in%ensive e"es. (ou have 'ive c#o,ns o' %he 'ive s)ulls, $#o,lin$ an! sna#lin$ ,i%h 'lames comin$ ou% o' %he soc)e%s o' %hei# e"es9 ;ve#"%hin$ is po,e#'ul. W#a%h'ul. /hus "ou appea# as "ou suc) %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones in%o "ou# open mou%h. /he" mel% in%o li$h%. A% %he level o' "ou# hea#% "ou shoul! have %hem %u#n in%o ene#$". /he" %hen !#op !o,n %o "ou# se3 o#$an, come up %he sha'% o' "ou# penis, an! in%o %he conso#%s lo%us.

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A=D C@4.=? .=/@ 1;7 L@/&S W@4B, /17@&?1 /1; :A/1 @2 VAJ7A @7?A= AS /;= D7@:S. /1;S; /1;= B;C@4; /1; /;= L@=? S(LLABL; 1&48S, F%he 1&4s ,i%h %he s0ui$$le, %he hal' moon, !o% an! s0ui$$le on %he %op is calle! %he lon$ 1&4.G W1.C1 /7A=S2@74 .=/@ /1; /;= W7A/12&L @=;S. (ou #eci%e %he ne3% pa#%. =o, %his is %he lon$ sa!hana. /he#e is a sho#%e# ,a" %o !o %his i' "ou ,an%e! %o !o i%. BL&; (A4A=/AKA C7@W=;D W./1 VA.7@C1A=A. 1; 1AS /17;; 2AC;S, BL&;, W1./; A=D 7;D W./1 S.E A74S. /1; 2.7S/ /W@ ;4B7AC.=? A C@=S@7/ S.4.LA7 /@ 1.4S;L2. /1; @/1;7 /W@ 7.?1/ 1A=DS 1@LD A J;W;L A=D VAJ7A, /1; @/1;7 /W@ 1A=DS 1@LD A L@/&S A=D A SW@7D. 1&4 When "ou sa" 1&4, "ou shoul! have i% %ha% he is suc)e! +ac) !o,n %he sha'% o' %he penis, +ac) up in%o "ou# hea#%, an! ,hen "ou sa" 1&4, %hen '#om "ou# hea#% "ou shoo% him ou%. /he" a#e $oin$ %o $o +asicall" li)e %his. /o %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions an! %hen %o %he %op an! +o%%om. #ea!in$....%he %en p#o%ec%o#s..... When "ou !o %he visuali*a%ion o' %he one a+ove "ou, he 'aces %o,a#! "ou. So he is a li%%le +i% in '#on% o' "ou an! he is loo)in$ +ehin! "ou# +ac). So %he o%he# one $oes +elo, "ou an! 'aces %he same !i#ec%ion as "ou. .' "ou %hin) o' one a+ove he#e, "ou can see him an! he is loo)in$ +ehin! "ou. /he one +elo, is +ehin! "ou, upsi!e !o,n an! loo)in$ in %he same !i#ec%ion as "ou. /he" p#o%ec% "ou comple%el". So "ou shoul! 'eel ve#" p#o%ec%e! in %ha% posi%ion. ALL ;L;V;= 1AV; BA7;D 2A=?S A=D ;AC1 @2 /1;.7 2AC;S 1AS /17;; 7@&=D BL@@D>S1@/ ;(;S. /1;.7 @7A=?; 1A.7 A=D 4&S/AC1;S BLAI; A=D SW.7L &:WA7DS, A=D ;AC1 .S AD@7=;D W./1 W1;;L S1A:;D C7@W=S, ;A7L>7.=?S A=D S@ 2@7/1 A=D 1AV; AS @7=A4;=/S /1; ;.?1/ VA7.@&S S=AK;S. /he ei$h% sna)es a#e %,o on %he a#ms, %,o on %he an)les, %,o on %he ,#is%s, an! %,o on %he %hi$hs. /he" ,#ap a#oun! "ou# ,#is%s %,o o# %h#ee %imes an! %hei# hea!s s%ic) up. /ha% means %he" con%#ol %he na$as, %he local spi#i%s. .% is 'el% %ha% sna)es a#e mani'es%a%ions o' spi#i%s. When sna)es appea# a#oun! "ou %he" a#e #ela%e! in one ,a" o# ano%he# %o spi#i%s a#oun! "ou. /he" a#e po,e#'ul ps"chic en%i%ies, all %hese sna)es an! %he" +es%o, po,e# upon %he !ei%". /ha% is ,h" he ,ea#s %hem. An" %ime %he#e is some%hin$ a!o#nin$ a !ei%" i% means %ha% !ei%" has con%#ol in %ha% a#ea. So all o' %hese !ei%ies in %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel con%#ol spi#i%s. =o, %he p#inciple spi#i%s ,hich nee! %o +e con%#olle! a#e ne$a%ive spi#i%s ,hich a#e ne$a%ive %hou$h% pa%%e#ns ,e have. /he onl" #eal spi#i%s ,e nee! %o +e ,o##ie! a+ou% is %he spi#i% o' ou# o,n i$no#ance ,hich con%inuall" !omina%es us, #i!es upon ou# shoul!e#s, an! $ives us a #ou$h %ime. 4eanin$ ,e $e% !elu!e! an! emo%ional an! all %hose so#%s o' %hin$s. /1;( 1AV; /1; :@W;7 /@ :&LL @&/ 27@4 /1;.7 7@@/S ALL D;4@=S A=D .=/;72;7;7S. S/A=D.=? .= /1; 4.DS/ @2 A BLAI.=? 4ASS @2 2LA4;S @2 :7.S/.=; AWA7;=;SS A7.S.=? 27@4 /1;.7 B@D.;S, /1;( ;4A=A/; .=/@ /1; /;= D.7;C/.@=S CL@&D>L.K; 2@74A/.@=S @2 2LA4.=?, 2;A7S@4; VAJ7AS A==.1.LA/.=? ALL ;V.L @=;S. (ou shoul! loo) a% %hem as i' %he" ha! %hese comin$ '#om %hei# +o!" as $#ea% clou!s o' va5#as an! %he" +las% o'' %o %he #i$h% an! %he le'%. 4a"+e i' "ou sa, %he movie S%a# Wa#s. /he" ha! a +i$ cannon %ha% coul! +lo, up a plane%. (ou shoul! %hin) comin$ o'' o' %hese %hin$s $#ea% +las%s %ha% annihila%in$ ne$a%ivi%". Be c#ea%ive. (ou a#e !es%#o"in$ ne$a%ivi%". /his is "ou# va5#a #ealm. /his is "ou# enli$h%enmen% #ealm.

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1avin$ es%a+lishe! %ha%, %hen "ou have 27@4 /1;S; A7.S; /1; /;= W7A/12&L @=;S. 1&4 27@4 /1; L@/&S /1;( A7; S;=/ 2@7/1 A=D /AK; /1;.7 :LAC;S ;AC1 AB@V; @=; @2 /1; /;= S:@K;S .= A 4A==;7 W1.C1 A==.1.LA/;S ALL ;V.L B;.=?S. /he sho#%e# ve#sion o' %his is, "ou $o +ac) %o li$h% #a"s '#om %he 1&4 !#a, 'o#%h '#om %he union o' %he Lo#! an! Conso#% an! hoo) %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones an! !#a, %hem in%o m" mou%h. /he" mel% an! en%e# %he lo%us ,om+ %h#ou$h %he pa%h o' m" va5#a o#$an as %en !#ops. /hese +ecomes %en lon$ s"lla+le 1&48s ,hich %#ans'o#m in%o %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones. 1&4. So ,i%h %ha% one 1&4, all %en o' %hem suc) +ac) %o "ou# penis, +ac) %o "ou# hea#%, an! %hen "ou +las% %hem all o'' %o %he %en !i''e#en% !i#ec%ions. So ,e have $o% %o %ha% poin%. =o,. /his is no% %#a!i%ional in %he %eachin$s o' (aman%a)a +u% %he#e is a man%#a ,hich "ou can #eci%e. A% %he %ime o' #eci%in$ %his man%#a "ou shoul! 'eel %ha% %he ,heel spins. /his man%#a is #ela%e! pa#%icula#l" ,i%h %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel . So no#mal %imes %he !ei%ies a#e 'acin$ in. .' "ou 'eel a li%%le insecu#e, li)e ma"+e some heav" !u%" ne$a%ivi%" is comin$, "ou i!en%i'" ,i%h +ein$ Sum+ha#a5a in %he cen%e# ,i%h %his $#ea% ,heel a#oun! "ou. (ou coul! have i% si%%in$ %he#e s%a%iona#" mos% o' %he %imes. /hen ,hen "ou 'eel %ha% %he#e is some%hin$ s%a#%in$ %o $o ,#on$, "ou s%a#% %o have %he +la!e spin. .' "ou 'eel %ha% %he#e is some%hin$ mo#e ne$a%ive, %hen %he %en !ei%ies ,hich a#e a#oun! "ou, %he" all %u#n a+ou%. /hen "ou s%a#% havin$ %he ,heel spin an! "ou have %hem 'acin$ ou%,a#!s, an! ou%si!e %ha% is %he o#!ina#" p#o%ec%ion 'ence, an! ou%si!e o' %ha% all o' %he 'lames 'lashin$. .n %ha% ,a" "ou 'eel %he ,heel is spinnin$. As "ou !o %ha% "ou can #eci%e %he man%#a. @4 =A4@ SA4A=/1A B&DD1A=A4, @4 =A4@ SA4A=/1A D1A7A=A4, @4 =A4@ SA4A=/1A SA=?1A=A4 @4 C.//A/A :7;/(A, @4 V.4ALA, @4 S1A4KA7A, @4 :7A(/(A ?7.(A VAJ7A &S1=.S1A C1AK7AVA/., SA7VA(A=/7A, 4A=/7A 4&LAKA74A, VA=DA=A4 /A/A=A4, K.LA =A4BA, 4A4A K;/7;( (;=A K;=A C1.//A ?&7& /A4 /A/A SA7VA =AD& C1.=DA C1.=DA B.=DA B.=DA C1;;7. C1;7. ?;7. ?;7. 4A7A 4A7A 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 1&4 :1A/ :1A/ :1A/ /his is %he man%#a o' e3%o#%in$ %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones %o !o %hei# ac%ivi%", %au$h% %o me +" Lin$ 7inpoche. A% %his %ime . $ave i% %o "ou +ecause . #eceive! i%. ?ene#all" %hou$h !on8% ,o##" a+ou% i% #i$h% no,. A% some o%he# %ime . can %each "ou seve#al o' me!i%a%ions %o !o, +u% no% #i$h% no,. /ha% is %he common p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,hich is %he va5#a 'loo# 'ence, #oo' an! ceilin$. /he uncommon p#o%ec%ion ,heel is %he in5unc%ion ,heel an! %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones ,i%h "ou#sel' +ein$ Sum+ha#a5a. =o, "ou shoul! leave "ou# min! p#incipall" in a 'o#mless s%a%e an! '#om %his #ealm %a)e "ou# #e+i#%h. Ac%uall" Bu!!has !o no% %a)e a #e+i#%h, %he" mani'es%. Bu% 'o# no, ,e ,ill sa" a #e+i#%h, +ecause %his is a %#ans'o#ma%ive p#ocess 'o# #e+i#%h. /hin) o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ ,i%hin a vas% sha'%, ,hich i' "ou loo)e! up ,oul! $o up %o,a#!s %he va5#a ceilin$, an! i' "ou ,e#e %o loo) !o,n "ou ,oul! see ,a" !o,n insi!e %he in5unc%ion spo)e %o %he 'loo#. (ou can i!en%i'" ,i%h +ein$ %he Sum+ha#a5a ,i%hin %he cen%e# o' %ha%. (ou a#e 0ui%e la#$e an! po,e#'ul ,i%h %he sna)es ,#appe! a#oun! "ou# ,#is%s, a#ms, le$s an! %hi$hs, an! "ou a#e ve#" ,#a%h'ul, 'i#e all a#oun! "ou. (ou have a conso#% ,ho is em+#acin$ "ou an! she is ve#" +liss'ul an! "ou a#e comple%el" con%#ollin$ !elusions an! !es%#o"in$ ne$a%ivi%". (ou shoul! no, have6 4(S;L2 S/A=D.=? AS S&4B1A7AJA /7A=S2@74S .=/@ W1./; VAJ7ASA//VA. (ou all #emem+e# Va5#asa%%va. 1e no#mall" has a va5#a an! i% is ac%uall" s%an!in$ in %he palm o' his han! an! #a!ia%in$ ,hi%e li$h% +liss. 1is le'% han! hol!s %he +ell. 1e also is em+#acin$ a conso#%. Bu% %his %ime i% is a li%%le la#$e#

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Va5#asa%%va. 1e has %h#ee 'aces an! si3 a#ms. So . +ecome Whi%e Va5#asa%%va, %h#ee 'aces, ,hi%e, !a#) +lue, an! #e!, ,hich means %he cen%e# 'ace is ,hi%e, %he #i$h% is !a#) +lue an! %he le'% is #e!. Va5#asa%%va is a li%%le mo#e se#ene. 1e has ve#" slee) an! peace'ul e"es an! is se#ene an! +liss'ul. (ou shoul! visuali*e, . am se#ene, ve#" +liss'ul. Bo!" is o' clea# li$h%. (ou shoul! #emem+e# %he +o!" is li$h% ene#$". .' "ou loo) a% i%, "ou coul! pu% "ou# han! %h#ou$h i%. Bu% i% is ve#" much in %he aspec% o' appea#in$ as a 'o#m. So '#om his si3 a#ms, he hol! a secon! va5#a up he#e an! in %his one a s,o#! ,hich has 'lames comin$ o'' o' i%. /he s,o#! %ha% cu%s i$no#ance. /he le'% %,o a#ms hol! a 5e,el an! a lo%us. 1; /7A=S2@74S .=/@ A W1./; /;/7A1;D7AL 7;AL./( S@&7C;. /his is a %h#ee si!e! p"#ami! #a%he# %han %he 'ou# si!e! ;$"p%ian p"#ami!, +u% i% %#ans'o#ms so %ha% "ou a#e insi!e o' i% an! one poin% is in '#on% o' "ou an! %he 'la% si!e is %o "ou# +ac). .% s%an!s on i%s ve#" 'ine poin% as i' i% ,e#e s%#e%chin$ !o,n %o in'ini%". @' cou#se "ou a#e insi!e %he in5unc%ion ,heel, +u% %hin) o' i% as i' "ou loo)e! !o,n, i% $oes %o in'ini%". .% is '#om %he#e %ha% %hin$s mani'es%. .% is calle! a #eali%" sou#ce. So '#om i%8s 'ine lo,e# poin% ,hich means +e$innin$less samsa#a, %hin$s mani'es%. .% $oes up,a#!s %o a ve#" vas% a#ea a+ove "ou, %hin) o' %ha% as $oin$ %o %he $#ea% e3pansiveness o' enli$h%enmen%. ;nli$h%enmen% is 'ull an! la#$e, an! so '#om insi!e o' %his #eali%" sou#ce, i% ,oul! +e ve#" vas% +ecause enli$h%enmen% is ve#" vas%. Va5#asa%%va an! conso#% '#om %hei# union o' +liss an! voi!ness, mel%s in%o %he #eali%" sou#ce. So su!!enl" %he#e is %his $#ea% #eali%" sou#ce si%%in$ %he#e. .n visuali*in$, some%imes "ou 'o#$e% a li%%le pa#% o' %he visuali*a%ion %o $e% in%o %he ne3% pa#%. Bu% i% is sai! %ha% li)e %he Bu!!ha, in each po#e o# hole in his o# he# s)in can appea# a ,hole ,o#l! s"s%em. .' "ou ,e#e %o $o in%o %ha%, i' "ou ,e#e %o concen%#a%e on %ha% pa#%icula# po#e o' one ,o#l! s"s%em an! $o in%o i%, all o' %he +ein$s ,i%hin %ha% ,o#l! s"s%em ,oul! +e %he si*e %he" a#e #i$h% no,. So "ou have %o allo, %ha% %he#e is %his inc#e!i+le ma$ic in "ou# visuali*a%ion. ?eshe Dha#$"e s%#esse! %his. 1e sai! %ha% i% is ve#" impo#%an% %o +e a+le %o %hin), 'o# e3ample, %ha% in %he en! o' m" %hum+ #i$h% no, is m" sola# s"s%em. So s,in$in$ a#oun! %he#e, "ou have a li%%le sun in %he cen%e#, an! le%8s 5us% %a)e ou# ph"sical sola# s"s%em, %he li%%le sun is #es%in$ a+ove m" %hum+, an! %hen %he#e a#e %hese li%%le plane%s spinnin$ a#oun! i%. Ac%uall" i' ,e ,e#e %o *e#o in %o plane% ea#%h an! ,e#e %o $o !o,n %o Vancouve# .slan!, "ou ,oul! 'in! all o' us si%%in$ %he#e. .' "ou concen%#a%e! %he#e, "ou ,oul! ac%uall" +e in %his #oom ,i%h eve#"one in %hei# no#mal si*e. Bu% as soon as "ou loo)e! ou% %he#e is Jhampa si%%in$ %he#e ,i%h all o' %his si%%in$ on %he en! o' his %hum+ as i' in a ,hole o%he# unive#se. So "ou have %o have a ve#" c#ea%ive min! ,hich sa"s %ha% on %he %ip o' "ou# %hum+ coul! +e %he unive#se. (e% "ou a#e si%%in$ he#e in %his unive#se. So "ou have %o allo, %ha%. Wha% %ha% means %o "ou# min! . !o no% )no,. Bu% "ou have %o sa" %ha% i% coul! happen. When "ou !o a visuali*a%ion, i' "ou #eall" $e% in%o i%, 'o# e3ample, "ou shoul! have %ha% %he visuali*a%ion o' %he !ei%"8s 'o#m has un+elieva+le +liss ene#$". .% is li)e li%%le +alls o' ene#$", 5us% li$h%9 .% is ve#" p#is%ine, +eau%i'ul. .' "ou ,e#e %o concen%#a%e on one hai# o' %he e"e+#o,. .% is 5us% un+elieva+le ecs%as" 'o# "ou# min! %o have %ha% one vision9 Also %ha% one e"e+#o, is %eachin$ millions o' sen%ien% +ein$s +ecause i% is an enli$h%ene! e"e+#o,. .' "ou can s%a#% %o $ene#a%e concen%#a%ion an! allo, %he visuali*a%ion %o appea#, "ou# min! $e%s ve#" +liss'ul, ve#" ,on!e#'ul. /ha% is %he po,e# o' concen%#a%ion. Also all %ha% %he visuali*a%ion means an! s"m+oli*es ma)es "ou +liss'ul +ecause "ou un!e#s%an! %his is %he mani'es%a%ion o' !ha#ma. /his is #eali%". /his #eali%" is +eau%i'ul. .% !oes no% have sel' che#ishin$. .% !oesn8% have i$no#ance. .% is ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. So i% has a +eau%i'ul 0uali%" o' havin$ love an! compassion, "e% i% has also %he 0uali%" o' +ein$ p#is%ine an! a,a#e. .% is no lon$e# clou!e! ,i%h i$no#ance. .% un!e#s%an!s %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%". All phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en%, no%hin$ is sepa#a%el" e3is%en%, so m" p#evious ol! e$o pa%%e#n ,hich %hin)s o' i%sel' as in!epen!en% an! a sepa#a%e en%i%", is evapo#a%e!. . am an en%i%" 'ull" imme#se! in%o %he phenomenal unive#se. . am an in%e#!epen!en% en%i%". 4" min!, 5us% +ein$ in %ha% #eali%", has ecs%as" an! +liss. :lus . have %he ecs%as" an! +liss o' +ein$ in +o!hici%%a. Which i' "ou can 'eel $oo! a+ou% +o!hici%%a, )no,in$ %ha% +o!hici%%a $ives +liss 'o# sen%ien% +liss,

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%he#e is ecs%as" in )no,in$ %ha% "ou a#e !oin$ %he #i$h% visuali*a%ion. (ou #eall" 'eel $oo!9 (ou shoul! allo, "ou#sel' %o #eall" %#" %o e3pe#ience %ha%9 /a)e even (aman%a)a an! all o' his ,#a%h'ulness. .' "ou 5us% %oo) a molecule o' (aman%a)a8s 'ace, "ou shoul! have i% ve#" happ". /he#e is a happ" molecule. .% is no% so s%e#n #eall"9 Don8% +e %oo heav" on %he ,#a%h'ul si!e. .% is no% $oo!. (ou ,ill sna#l a% someone some!a" an! sca#e %hem9 ?ene#all" (aman%a)a can +e %e#me! !e%e#mina%ion. .n "ou# o,n me!i%a%ion %ime, !o spen! %ime +ein$ #eall" po,e#'ul an! ,#a%h'ul. Li)e in %he movie Le$en!, po,e#'ul enou$h %ha% i' %ha% nas%" !emon came up "ou ,oul! +lo, him a,a" an! he coul!n8% !o a %hin$9 1e is 5us% !us%9 (ou have %o %hin) %ha% ,a". . am #eall" %ou$h, . $o% i% all9 (ou a#e 'ull" omniscien%. (ou un!e#s%an!. @ne o' m" %eache#s al,a"s s%#esse! %ha% "ou have $o% %o %hin) %ha% "ou# min! is omniscien%. So ou% o' %he +o%%om %ip o' %he #eali%" sou#ce 'loa%in$ up '#om %he +o%%om comes a :A4. 1ave i% $#o, as i% $e%s close#. =o, %he#e is si*e %o all o' %his. Al%hou$h %he #eali%" sou#ce s"m+oli*es +e$innin$less %ime an! %he vas% e3panse o' enli$h%enmen%, "ou have %o $ive i% !e'ini%ion o# i% $e%s %oo +i$ 'o# %he visuali*a%ion. So as %his :A4 comes 'loa%in$ up '#om +elo, #emem+e# %ha% "ou min! is p#incipall" s%ill in 'o#mlessness. (ou# consciousness is omniscien% consciousness. So %he :A4 'loa%s up '#om +elo, i% comes %o 5us% un!e#nea%h %he #eali%" sou#ce8s %op su#'ace. /he ho#i*on%al uppe# su#'ace. :u% "ou#sel' a+ou% 'o#%" o# 'i'%" 'ee% +elo, i%. /he :A4 comes up an! ,hen i% hi%s a+ou% 'i'%" 'ee% +elo, i% %u#ns in%o a $#ea% +i$ mul%icolo#e! lo%us ,i%h si3%" 'ou# ve#" +eau%i'ul pe%als. .% comple%el" 'ills +u% !oes no% 0ui%e %ouch %he %h#ee si!es o' %he #eali%" sou#ce. =o, #emem+e# %he #eali%" sou#ce has %h#ee si!es an! pe#'ec%l" !e'ine! lines. /he lo%us ,oul! +e 'loa%in$ in %he mi!!le o' i%. .% is a va#ie$a%e! lo%us an! in %he cen%e# a 1&4 %#ans'o#ms in%o a c#osse! va5#a a!o#ne! ,i%h ,hi%e spo)es in %he eas%, "ello, spo)es in %he sou%h, #e! spo)es in %he ,es% an! $#een spo)es in %he no#%h. Al%hou$h %he#e a#e p#ecise p#opo#%ions, . +elieve %,elve spans, have i% %ha% i% is all +liss an! voi!ness. .% is all +o!hici%%a, all 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou have %o #eall" le% %ha% +e %he main consciousness. /his is 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. /he#e is %his la#$e c#osse! va5#a. 7emem+e# +e'o#e "ou is al,a"s eas%. (ou# consciousness is +asicall" 'loa%in$ he#e. /he#e is a la#$e s0ua#e $ol! +ase ,hich s%an!s a+ou% 'ou# spans hi$h. Comin$ o'' %o %he eas% si!e is %he s%em o' a va5#a an! %he la#$e va5#a spo)es. .% has 'ou# colou#s 'o# %he spo)es, ,hi%e, "ello,, #e! an! $#een. /he cen%#al pa#% is +lue. /hese spo)es a#e li)e %his an! %he#e is a s%ai#,ell comin$ up. /he va5#a is +uil% #i$h% in%o %he s%ai#,ell. So %he#e is a se% o' s%ai#s comin$ up %his si!e, an! also on %he o%he# si!es %oo. /his ,as %he man!ala ,he#e "ou s%oo! a% %he eas%e#n !oo# an! )noc)e! an! as)e! (aman%a)a 'o# ini%ia%ion. (ou ,e#e s%an!in$ on %he eas%e#n ,hi%e spo)e a% %he %op o' %he ,hi%e s%ai#,ell. @n %he %op o' %ha% 'oun!a%ion, +asicall" a la#$e s0ua#e ,i%h s%ai#,ells comin$ up on %he 'ou# si!es, %he#e is a li%%le pla%'o#m an! a se% o' pilla#s 'o#min$ an a#ch,a". /he a#ch,a" is 0ui%e +i$. .% has %o +e a span ,i!e. .' "ou ,e#e %o s%an! in %he cen%e# o' %he a#ch "ou coul! %ouch %he pilla#s on each si!e. @n %op o' %he pilla#s is a +eam %ha% 'o#ms %he a#ch an! on %op o' %ha% a la#$e Dha#macha)#a ,i%h a male an! a 'emale !ee#. /a)in$ %he s0ua#e ,i%h %he va5#a an! s%ai#sA %he va5#a8s %op eas%e#n spo)e is ,hi%e, sou%h si!e va5#a8s spo)e is "ello,, ,es% si!e #e!, an! no#%h si!e $#een. A$ain each ,i%h a pla%'o#m a% %he %op o' %he s%ai#s ,i%h pilla#s an! an a#ch,a" upon ,hich in %he cen%e# is %he ei$h% spo)e !ha#macha)#a ,i%h a male an! 'emale !ee#. Jus% pas% %he a#ch,a"s on %he 'oun!a%ion %he#e is a po#ch "ou coul! ,al) on%o. @u% he#e is %he a#ch,a". We a#e s%an!in$ on %he eas%e#n spo)e. /he#e is ,hi%e se% o' s%ai# comin$ up. We a#e s%an!in$ un!e# %he a#ch,a", %he#e ,oul! +e %he la#$e se% o' !ou+le !oo#s in '#on% o' us insi!e a small cove#e! lan!in$. Comin$ '#om %he si!e o' %he lan!in$ is a #e! +ase moul!in$ ,hich ac%s as a pla%'o#m %ha% $oes a#oun! %he ou%si!e ,all. .% is suppo#%in$ +eau%i'ul $o!!esses ,i%h $lo#ious o''e#in$s.

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/he !oo# is in '#on% o' "ou. /he !oo# is %he colo# o' %he !i#ec%ion %ha% %he" a#e in. /he eas% !oo# ,oul! +e ,hi%e, %he !oo#, i' "ou ,al)e! a#oun! %o %he le'%, ove# %he#e ,oul! +e "ello,. /he +ac) !oo# ,oul! +e #e!, an! a#oun! %o %he #i$h% si!e ,oul! +e $#een. (ou come +ac) %o %he eas% an! i% is ,hi%e. When "ou s%ep insi!e o' %he man!ala, i% is a pe#'ec%l" s0ua#e #oom. /he #oom ac#oss %he insi!e is ei$h% spans. /he la#$e !is) in %he cen%e# is e3ac%l" one span #oun!. /ha% is %he #e! sun !is) an! i% is a pe#'ec% ci#cula# !is) #i$h% smac) in %he cen%e#. .' "ou loo)e! up a+ove, %he ceilin$ ,oul! have a #aise! cen%e#, li)e a s)" li$h%. So "ou ,oul! have ei$h% a#m spans comin$ '#om %he ,hi%e !oo# ac#oss %o %he #e! !oo#. (ou ,oul! have comin$ in '#om %he !oo# %,o an! a hal' spans %o %he lo%us pe%als. /he pe%als a#e a span each, an! %hen %he cen%e# !is) o' one span. A'%e# %ha% a one span lo%us pe%al an! %hen %,o an! hal' spans %o %he !oo#. /he %o%al is %hus ei$h% spans ac#oss. So i' "ou ,e#e %o $o si3 'ee% 'o# a cen%#al ci#cle, %hen %he#e is ac%uall" ano%he# si3 'ee% ou%si!e o' %ha% ,hich ,oul! +e %he si*e o' %he pe%als o' %he lo%us. /hen %he#e is a #in$ o' %h#ee 'ee% %ha% #uns comple%el" a#oun!, enci#clin$ %he ei$h% lo%us pe%als. Si%%in$ on %op o' %he #in$, %ha% is one cu+i% hi$h, is %,o pilla#s %ha% so#% o' e!$e %he ,hi%e !oo#, %,o pilla#s %ha% e!$e %he $#een !oo#, %,o pilla#s %ha% e!$e %he #e! !oo# an! %,o pilla#s he#e ,hich e!$e %he "ello, !oo#. @u%si!e %he le!$e o' hal' a span is %,o spans %o %he !oo#. .n each !i#ec%ion in %his a#ea %he 'loo# is %he colou# o' %he #espec%ive !i#ec%ion. /he ,all is ma!e o' li$h% an! i% s%a#%s on %he ou%si!e as +ein$ ,hi%e, an! %hen la"e#s o' "ello,, #e!, $#een an! %hen +lue. So %he inne# ,all, 5us% %o %he level ,he#e %he ceilin$ is, is +lue on %he insi!e. /he ceilin$ comes in %o,a#!s %he cen%#al !isc, #emem+e# ,e sai! %ha% %he#e ,as a #in$, an! %he pilla#s hol! up a s0ua#e so#% o' s)"li$h%. Comin$ up '#om %he cen%#al s)"li$h% is a pa$o!a li)e #oo'. /he man!ala has a 'la% su#'ace a#oun! %he ou%si!e #oo' an! %hen a pa$o!a cen%#al pa#%. So i' (aman%a)a ,e#e s%an!in$ on %he cen%e# #i$h% %he#e, %hen he ,oul! have si3 'ee% a#oun! him 'o# %he #e! !is) %ha% he is s%an!in$ on, %he sun !is), "ou ,oul! have si3 'ee% on %he ou%si!e o' %he !is) on %ha% si!e an! %ha% si!e 'o# %he lo%us pe%als an! %he#e is ei$h% lo%us pe%als a#oun! him. ;ach pe%al is si3 'ee% lon$. /hen "ou ,oul! have a #in$ o' hal' a span, an! '#om %ha% "ou have ei$h% pilla#s comin$ up. /,o 'o# each o' %he si!es ,hich hol!s up %he +eams o' %he ceilin$ an! %hen "ou have %he pa$o!a #oo'. .' "ou ,en% '#om %he e!$e o' %ha% %he#e ou% %o %he e!$e o' %he man!ala "ou ,oul! have %,o spans s%ill +ecause %ha% is ho, much le'% %o $o %o %he e!$e o' %he +uil!in$. So in %he cen%e# o' %he lo%us insi!e %he #eali%" sou#ce, %he sa!hana sa"s, "ou have %his +lue s0ua#e ,i%h a ,hi%e, "ello,, #e! an! $#een se% o' s%ai#s comin$ up i% ,i%h va5#as +uil% %h#ou$h %hem. /hen in %he cen%e# o' %ha% on %op o' %he pla%'o#m "ou have a B17&4 ,hich +ecomes a ,heel ma#)e! ,i%h a B17&4. /he ,heel is a s%an!in$ up#i$h% ei$h% spo)e !ha#macha)#a. /ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o Vai#ochana ,i%h %h#ee 'aces, ,hi%e, !a#) +lue, an! #e!. Si3 a#ms, %he 'i#s% %,o em+#ace a conso#% simila# %o himsel'. /he o%he# %,o hol! a 5e,el an! a ,heel place! on a va5#a. A va5#a suppo#%s a spinnin$ ,heel. .% is a ,heele! ,eapon an! spins ho#i*on%all". .% means %ha% i' he sees some ne$a%ivi%", he 'lic)s i% li)e a '#i*+ee an! %h#o,s i% a% an" ne$a%ivi%" a#oun!. So he has a va5#a ,i%h a spinnin$ ,heel on %op in one han! an! a s,o#! in %he o%he# han!. /he o%he# %,o han!s hol! a 5e,el an! a lo%us. Vai#ochana, %ha% is o' %he Bu!!ha 'amil" o' 'o#m. So o+viousl" %he man!ala is $oin$ %o +e mani'es%e! '#om Vai#ochana +ecause he #ela%es %o 'o#m. VA.7@C1A=A C@4:L;/;L( /7A=S2@74S .=/@ /1; C;L;S/.AL 4A=S.@= W1.C1 .S SJ&A7; A=D 1AS 2@&7 ;=/7A=C; WA(S. ./8S WALLS A7; 2.V; ?7AD&A/.@=S @2 /1.CK=;SS. .= @7D;7 27@4 /1; @&/S.D; A7; W1./;, (;LL@W, 7;D, ?7;;=, A=D BL&;. @= /@: @2 /1; WALLS ;=C.7CL.=? (;LL@W J;W;LL;D 4@&LD.=?, B;A&/.2.;D W./1 A= ASS@7/4;=/ @2 ?;4S. So a% %he %op o' %he ,all is a moul!in$ ma!e ou% o' a li$h% la%%ice. /he la%%ice s%a#%s a% %he +o%%om ,i%h a li%%le pilla# ,i%h a li%%le +a# on %he %op. @n %he %,o en!s o' %he +a# a#e li%%le pilla#s ,i%h +a#s on %he %op o' %hem. A li%%le pilla# ,i%h a +a# on %he %op suppo#%in$ a$ain %,o pilla#s ,i%h a$ain %,o +a#s each. So i% $oes up in si3 se%s o' pilla#s ,i%h a +a#s. /ha% is all a#oun! %he %op ma"+e %,o o# %h#ee 'ee% hi$h %h#ou$h ,hich ai# can 'lo,. So %his +lue ,all comes up ma"+e ei$h% 'ee% an! %hen %his la%%ice ,o#) all a#oun! i%. /hen "ou have %he ceilin$ comin$ in %o %he mi!!le ei$h%een 'ee%,

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,hich is %he hole 'o# %he s)"li$h% ,i%h %he pa$o!a #oo'. /hese +eams c#ossin$ e!$e %he openin$ 'o# %he s)"li$h%, an! a#e hel! up +" ei$h% pilla#s. @= /@: @2 /1; WALLS ;=C.7CL.=? /1; (;LL@W J;W;L;D 4@&LD.=? B;A&/.2.;D W./1 A= ASS@7/4;=/ @2 J;W;LS. 1AL2 WA( /@ /1; C;=/;7 @2 /1; 4A=S.@= @= A 2L@@7 A=D C;.L.=? @2 /1; 4A.= S/@7( .S A C.7C&LA7 L;D?;.. /he#e is a ci#cula# one on %he +o%%om an! on %he %op. /he ,a" "ou !o i% is %he ci#cula# one on %he %op is li)e Japanese cons%#uc%ion ,he#e "ou have in%e#loc)e! +eams. .ns%ea! o' placin$ %he +eam on %op, %he" no%ch %he +eams ou% an! 'i% %hem so %ha% %he" $o #i$h% in%o each o%he#. /ha% is ,ha% %hese loo) li)e. So "ou have a ci#cula# +eam up he#e, an! $oin$ %h#ou$h i%, "ou have c#oss mem+e#s ,hich %hen hol! up %he pa$o!a #oo' a+ove i%. .% is all a#chi%ec%u#all" ve#" pe#'ec%. A L;D?; 4A7K;D W./1 ?A7LA=DS @2 VAJ7AS B;/W;;= W1.C1 7;S/S ;.?1/ :.LLA7S W1.C1 S&::@7/ /1; 2@&7 VAJ7A C7@SS B;A4S. @n %he 'loo# an! on %he ceilin$ o' %he main s%o#" a#e a ci#cula# le!$e ma#)e! +" a $a#lan! o' va5#as. So on %he ci#cula# one ,hich #uns a#oun! %he ei$h%een 'oo% ci#cle in %he cen%e# is va5#as all insi!e i%. So li)e i% ,as clea# c#"s%al an! insi!e o' i% "ou ha! 0ui%e la#$e va5#as %ouchin$ nose %o nose all %he ,a" a#oun!. /he same 'o# %he uppe# ones %oo9 /1; S/;;:L; @= /@: .S B;A&/.2.;D W./1 A C7@W=.=? :7;C.@&S ?;4 A=D A VAJ7AAND A VAJRA. So i' ,e loo) a% %his man!ala, i' %ha% ,as %he pa$o!a #oo', %he#e is a $ol!en cup shape! #oo', an! in %he cen%e# o' %ha% si%%in$ up ,oul! +e a +i$ 5e,el. A +i$ 'anc" #a!ian% 5e,el. A=D @= /@: @2 /1; 4@&LD.=? A7@&=D /1; /@: @2 /1; WALLS .S A J&AD7&:L; C@L@==AD;, @= /1; @&/S.D; ;AV; A7; /1; 1;ADS @2 D@L:1.=S. B;/W;;= /1;.7 4@&/1S A7; S/7&=? A S/7A=D @2 J;W;LS A=D 1A=?.=? 27@4 ;AC1 4@&/1 A7; /17;; S/7.=?S @2 ?;4S W./1 A ?@LD;= B;LL A/ /1; ;=D @2 /1; 4.DDL; @=;, A=D A 7;D (AK /A.L 2A= /1A/ /1; ;=DS @2 /1; @&/;7 /W@. .= S&C1 WA(S ./ .S B;A&/.2.;D. @= /1; @&/S.D; ;AV; @2 /1; J&AD7&:L; C@L@==AD;, AB@V; ;AC1 D@L:1.=8S 1;AD .S A= ;AV; 27@4 W1.C1 1A=?S A J;W;LL;D :;=DA=/ A=D @= W1.C1 7;S/S A= &:7.?1/ D;=/AL @2 /1; :A7A:;/ .= /1; S1A:; @2 A 1AL2 L@/&S :;/AL. ?oin$ ou% '#om %he man!ala, $oin$ ou% '#om %he ,all ,hich hol!s i% up, a colonna!e, is %he ou%e# eave ,hich comes ou% '#om %he main pa#% o' %he +uil!in$ an! has +eams all alon$ i%. @n %he en! o' each o' %he +eam is %he mou%h o' a !olphin an! comin$ ou% i%s mou%h is a se% o' 5e,els. /he /i+e%ans call %his a ,a%e# c#ea%u#e, an! . have hea#! i% %#ansla%e! as a c#oco!ile. . %hin) a !olphin is +e%%e#, %he" a#e sma#%, an! %ha% is a +e%%e# c#ea%u#e on %he man!ala %han a c#oco!ile. Jus% m" pe#sonal choice, %o cla#i'" %he use o' %ha% ,o#!. /he#e a#e %,o se%s o' 5e,els %ha% come !o,n %o %he le'% an! %he #i$h% an! %hen up %o %he ne3% !olphins mou%h. 2#om %he cen%e# o' %he mou%h comes ano%he# se% o' 5e,els %ha% come !o,n an! has a li%%le spinne# o' 5e,els on %he en! o' i%. /he#e is a li%%le +ell on each o' %hose en!s an! a li%%le %hin$, ,hich ,hen %he ,in! +lo,s ma)es %he li%%le +ell #in$. .% as a sin$le s%#in$ as 'a# as . ,as %au$h% %ha% +#anches in%o %h#ee. /his has also a "a) %ail 'an, 5us% li)e in Asia, %he" have a +all ,i%h a ,hole +unch o' sil) %assels comin$ !o,n. .% is 5us% ve#" o#na%e an! +eau%i'ul. ;ve#"%hin$ has i%8s o,n li$h%. (ou !on8% %hin) o' i% %ha% %he#e is a li$h% +lue in %he cen%e# %ha% #e'lec%s li$h%, eve#"%hin$ has li$h% #a!ia%in$ o'' o' i%. /he one pa#%icula# %hin$ is, %he#e a#e 5e,els eve#",he#e. .% is sai! %ha% %he li$h% is comin$ '#om %he ve#" man!ala i%sel'. /ha% li$h% alone $ives +liss %o sen%ien% +ein$s min!s. 4a)es %hei# min!s li$h% up an! 'eel $oo!9 So "ou #eall" have %o ma)e %he man!ala have a ,on!e#'ul 0uali%". Li)e i' "ou ,e#e %o s%ep insi!e o' i% #i$h% no,, i% is li)e eve#" po#e o' "ou# s)in ,as %o open. (ou $e% u%%e# +liss 5us% +ein$ %he#e +ecause %he li$h% o' %he man!ala $ives "ou +liss. ?ives happiness %o sen%ien% +ein$s min!s. 4a"+e %ha% is %he mos% impo#%an% %hin$. (ou !o no% ,o##" %oo much a+ou% %he !e%ails, 5us% %ha% %he man!ala is ma!e o' li$h% an! %he #a!iance o' %ha% li$h% au%oma%icall" ma)es sen%ien% +ein$s hea#%s open. /he" 'eel $oo! ,hen %he" a#e a#oun! %ha% man!ala.

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A+ove %he eve on %he e!$e is a lo%us mol!in$. Wha% %ha% means i' %his is %he e!$e o' %he %hin$, 5us% un!e#nea%h %he#e ,oul! +e a +eam comin$ ou% ,i%h a !olphin8s hea!, %he#e is %he #oo' ,hich is ac%uall" a ce#%ain %hic)ness. /hen a#oun! %he e!$e o' %he #oo' is a mol!in$ an! i% is calle! lo%us mol!in$ an! i% is 5us% li%%le +umps #aisin$ up. /1; :A7A:;/ .S B;A&/.2&L W./1 BA==;7S, :;==A=/S A=D S@ 2@7/1. A7@&=D /1; @&/S.D; @2 /1; WALLS .S A 7;D L;D?; 2@7 /1; ?@DD;SS;S @2 D;S.7ABL; @BJ;C/S. @= /1.S, ;=C.7CL.=? /1; WALLS @2 /1; 4A=S.@=, A7; 2@&=D ?@DD;SS;S 1@LD.=? A=D :7;S;=/.=? @BJ;C/S @2 @22;7.=?. A/ /1; @&/S.D; C@7=;7S @2 /1; ;=/7A=C; WA( C@77.D@7S A=D @= /1; :LA/2@74 @&/S.D; A=D .=S.D; /1; 2@&7 C@7=;7S @2 /1; 4A=S.@= A7; A77A(;D C7;SC;=/ 4@@=S W./1 A VAJ7A A=D A J;W;L @= /@: @2 ;AC1. So "ou have a vase, a c#escen% moon a+ove i%, an! a va5#a an! a 5e,el on %op o' i%. When "ou come %o %he !oo#,a", %he !oo# ,a" is a+ou% %h#ee 'ee% in '#on% o' "ou. 2o# e3ample on %he eas% si!e i% is ,hi%e. (ou have a passa$e ,a" %ha% "ou $o in%o, i% is a li%%le en%#ance ,a". So %o %he ou%si!e le'% an! #i$h% si!e o' %he !oo# is a hal' moon ,i%h a va5#a s%an!in$ on %op o' i%, an! a 5e,el on %op o' %he va5#a. .' "ou ,e#e %o $o %o %he ou%e# co#ne#s o' %he man!ala, %he#e is %he same s"m+ol. .' "ou ,e#e %o ,al) insi!e an! open %he !oo# an! loo) %o %he insi!e co#ne#s, "ou have %he same %hin$. B;2@7; ;AC1 @2 /1; 2@&7 ;=/7A=C; WA(S A=D B;(@=D /1; :@7C1;S .S A= A7C1WA( 1AV.=? ;L;V;= LA(;7S @2 S;?4;=/S A=D 7;S/.=? @= 2@&7 :.LLA7S. @= /@: @2 ;AC1 @2 /1;S; A7C1WA(S .S A D1A74A W1;;L 2LA=K;D /@ /1; L;2/ A=D 7.?1/ B( A S/A? A=D A D@;. /he a#ch ,a"s a#e 'ou# li%%le pilla#s ,hich suppo#% +loc)s ,hich a#e in eleven sec%ions. So "ou have 'ive %o $e% "ou up %o a ce#%ain poin% an! %hen i% s%a#%s a#chin$ ac#oss, li)e a Japanese a#ch,a". .% is +uil% up 0ui%e o#na%el" an! has all so#%s o' 'anc" %hin$s insc#i+e! on %he sec%ions. @n %he %op in %he cen%e# is an ei$h% spo)e !ha#ma ,heel an! %o %he le'% an! %he #i$h% is a male an! a 'emale !ee#. @u%si!e %he va5#a 'ence is %he moun%ain o' 'i#e Wha% . ha! %o !o %o $e% %his in%o m" min! is . ha! %o %hin) %ha% %he va5#a 'loo# an! hal' %he va5#a 'ence ,as sun) in%o %he ea#%h. /ha% is %he ,a" . ma!e i%. Because %hen %he ceme%e#ies ,hich a#e $oin$ %o +e ou%si!e %he 'i#e a#e a+ou% %he same level as "ou. Bu% "ou can also !o i% i' "ou ,an%, %ha% "ou a#e ac%uall" on %op o' %he ea#%h an! %he ceme%e#ies a#e a#oun! %he ou%si!e !o,n +elo, "ou. (ou# choice. /he poin% is %ha% "ou a#e in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala. (ou have no% %a)en a 'o#m "e% so "ou a#e s%ill 5us% omniscien% consciousness. /he#e is %he man!ala, an! %he man!ala is suppo#%e! on a lo%us ,hich is 'loa%in$ insi!e o' %his la#$e %#ian$le. /hen i' "ou ,en% 5us% ou%si!e o' %ha% %he#e is %he la#$e spo)e %ha% comes up '#om +elo, an! one '#om %he %op ,hich %hen hol!s %he $#ea% ,heel ,hich can spin. /hen %he ,heels an! s,o#!s %ha% spin 5us% a+ou% %ouch %he ,all o' %he ci#cula# va5#a 'ence. @u%si!e o' %ha% "ou have a $#ea% massive 'i#e. Jus% ou%si!e o' %he 'i#e "ou have in %he ei$h% !i#ec%ions, ceme%e#ies. ;i$h% ceme%e#ies, one in each o' %he ca#!inal an! in%e#me!ia%e !i#ec%ions. A7; /1; ;.?1/ C7;4A/.@= ?7@&=DS . ma)e m" va5#a common p#o%ec%ion ,heel sun) hal' ,a" in %he $#oun!. .n %ha% ,a" . $e% all o' %he ceme%e#ies a% m" level. @%he#,ise . loo) !o,n a% %hem a +i% li)e %he" a#e !o,n +elo, me an! . !i!n8% 'eel com'o#%a+le ,i%h %ha% so . pu% %hem a% m" level. Bu% "ou# choice. (ou have a li%%le +i% o' poe%ic licence in "ou visuali*a%ion. S&C1 AS /1; 2;7@C.@&S @=;S, =o, each one o' %hese c#ema%ion $#oun!s has a name. /he" ,a" %he" a++#evia%e! i% is ins%ea! o' namin$ o'' ei$h% c#ea%ion $#oun!s, %he 2e#ocious @ne, e%c. /he sai! 5us% one name an! #e'e# %o %he o%he#s as simila# %o %ha%.

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W./1 ;.?1/ /7;;S S&C1 AS =A?A>K;SA7A. A/ /1; BAS; @2 /1;S; A7; /1; ;.?1/ D.7;C/.@=AL :7@/;C/@7S, .=D7A A=D S@ 2@7/1, So in %he one in '#on% o' "ou, "ou have a %#ee, an! a% %he +o%%om o' %he %#ee "ou have .n!#a an! a% %he %op o' %he %#ee "ou have .n!#a8s vehicle. (ou !o no% )no, 1in!uism +u% .n!#a #i!es a la#$e elephan%. So %he#e is an elephan% 'ace! !ei%" si%%in$ a% %he %op o' %he %#ee. @ve# %o %ha% c#ema%ion $#oun!8s #i$h% "ou have a secon! ceme%e#". .n i% is a %#ee a$ain, an! a% %he +o%%om o' i% is A$ni, a% %he %op o' i% is A$ni8s vehicle, ,hich is a $oa%. @ve# %o %ha% c#ema%ion $#oun!8s #i$h% is ano%he# one. .n i% is also a %#ee, an! a% %he +o%%om o' %he %#ee is (ama. A% %he %op o' %he %#ee is a +u''alo. /his con%inues %he same ,a" all %he ,a" a#oun! %he va5#a 'ence an! 'i#e. A=D A/ /1; C7;S/S A7; /1; ;.?1/ 7;AL4 :7@/;C/@7S S&C1 AS /1; ?7;A/ ;4A=A/.@= W./1 A= ;L;:1A=/8S 2AC;. /1;7; A7; /1; ;.?1/ 2.7;S @2 W.SD@4, A=D /1; ;.?1/ S/&:AS @= /1; ;.?1/ 4@&=/A.=S. 2&7/1;74@7;, /1;7; A7; SK;L;/@=S A=D C@7:S;S .4:AL;D @= S/.CKS, 1A=?.=? @= /7;;S, ;A/.=? B;.=?S, B;.=? :.;7C;D W./1 W;A:@=S A=D S@ 2@7/1. /1;7; A7; C7@WS, V&L/&7;S, D@?S, JACKALS, L.@=S, /.?;7S A=D S@@=, ./ .S SCA7( W./1 CACKL.=? I@4B.;S, CA==.BALS, 4A= ;A/.=? S:.7./S A=D /1; L.K;. /1;7; A7; 7;AL.I;D B;.=?S, K=@WL;D?; 1@LD;7S, A=D (@?.S AC/.=? .= ACC@7DA=C; W./1 /1; /;AC1.=?S @2 /1; B1A?AWA=. So each ceme%e#" has lo%s o' co#pses sca%%e#e! eve#" ,he#e. /he" a#e han$in$ on %#ees an! la"in$ a+ou%. Jus% li)e %he#e ha! +een some ho##i+le +a%%le an! %he#e a#e all %hese !ea! +o!ies %h#o,n eve#" ,he#e, all !ismem+e#e! an! +#o)en up. .% is li)e %he ni$h% o' %he livin$ !ea!. /he#e a#e c#ea%u#es c#a,lin$ a#oun! an! ,al)in$ a#oun!. /he" a#e *om+ies. /he "o$is have a !#um in %he #i$h% han!, an! i% +ea%s a% a slo,e# #a%e %han %he small ones. /he "o$is a#e all sea%e! an! +ea%in$ %hei# !#um an! all lau$hin$ an! in %he ecs%as" o' #eali*a%ion ,i%hin %his ho##i+l" !emen%e! #ealm. =o, %he#e is s"m+olo$" %o all o' %his. /he man!ala is a mani'es%a%ion o' %he cen%#al #esi!ence 'o# "ou %o +e (aman%a)a %o ma)e a mani'es%a%ion. So %he #eali%" sou#ce is s"m+olic o' a ,om+. Wi%hin %ha% ,om+ "ou have a lo%us. /he man!ala house is c#o,ne! ,i%h a la#$e 5e,el on %he %op, simila# %o a penis inse#%e! insi!e o' a ,om+. /ha% is ,ha% %he la#$e 5e,el on %he %op is. /he lo%us pe%als !o no% 5us% s%op o# come up a li%%le +i% +u% ac%uall" $o comple%el" a#oun! %he man!ala house an! ,hen %he" $e% %o %he %op %he" 5us% %ouch. /he va5#a ,hich is %he %op o' "ou# man!ala 5us% a+ou% %ouches %hem. .% sa"s i% %ic)les %he +o%%om o' %he lo%us %ha% su##oun!s i%. So %he s"m+olo$" is, %he #eali%" sou#ce s%an!s 'o# %he ,om+. /he lo%us ,i%hin i% s%an!s 'o# %he u%e#us, "ou coul! sa". /he man!ala ac%uall" s%an!s 'o# %he hea! o' %he penis. /ha% %hen is %he envi#onmen% ,he#e (aman%a)a ma)es his mani'es%a%ion. .% is sai! %ha% all o' %he pen!an%s a#oun! %he ou%si!e e!$e o' %he mansion %ic)le %he lo%us pe%als su##oun!in$ i%. So %he#e is lo%s o' ecs%as". Wi%hin %ha% is %he man!ala. @u%si!e is %he la#$e in5unc%ion ,heel ,hich p#o%ec%s %he ,hole %hin$ spinnin$ cloc),ise, an! %hen "ou have %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones. Sum+ha#a5a ,ho is %he#e +e'o#e is ac%uall" !issolve!, +u% "ou leave all %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones +ecause %he" a#e !oin$ %hei# p#o%ec%ion ,o#). /hen "ou have %he va5#a 'ence an! %ha% is all 'o# p#o%ec%ion. Wha% i% #eall" means is p#o%ec%in$ "ou# min! '#om allo,in$ "ou#sel' %o %hin) o' "ou#sel' as an o#!ina#" pe#son an! p#o%ec%in$ "ou '#om havin$ ne$a%ive %hou$h%s. So "ou shoul!n8% %hin) %ha% %he#e a#e evil sp#i%s ou% %he#e ,ho a#e %#"in$ %o $e% "ou. Wha% "ou shoul! #eall" me!i%a%e on is %ha% %his me!i%a%ion $ives me comple%e con'i!ence %ha% ne$a%ivi%" can no% %a)e m" min! ove#. When "ou 'eel "ou#sel' $e%%in$ ne$a%ive ma"+e "ou shoul! si% !o,n an! me!i%a%e %ha% "ou a#e ,i%hin %he spinnin$ ,heel an! 'ull" p#o%ec%e! '#om ne$a%ive %hou$h%s. So i% allo, "ou %o have a ,a" o' !ealin$ ,i%h ne$a%ivi%" ,hen i% comes on "ou. /hen i' "ou ,an% %o, "ou can !o %he man%#a o' p#o%ec%ion. (ou have %he va5#a ,all a#oun! "ou an! %hen "ou have %he 'ive 'lames o' colo#. .% is suppose! %o cu#l in a cloc),ise !i#ec%ion, 'ive 'lames6 ,hi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een, +lue an! %he" a#e ve#" 'ie#ce. @' cou#se "ou have 'lamin$ va5#as

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$oin$ %h#ou$h %he 'i#e. Also on %he insi!e ,all "ou have va5#as 'lashin$ a#oun! )eepin$ eve#"%hin$ nice an! clean an! p#is%ine. @n %he ou%si!e o' %ha% "ou have %he ei$h% ceme%e#ies. ;ach ceme%e#" is ,i%h %he ei$h% %#ees, %he ei$h% lo,e# spi#i%s, %he ei$h% spi#i%s a% %he %op o' %he %#ees, %he ei$h% 'i#es, %he ei$h% s%upas, %he ei$h% moun%ains, %hen %he#e a#e also ei$h% #ain clou!s in %he s)"9 /he" a#e shoo%in$ !o,n li$h%enin$ an! eve#"%hin$. So i' "ou ,e#e %o visuali*e in %he space +e'o#e "ou one pa#%icula# ceme%e#", i% is !a#). .% is ve#" ,#a%h'ul. /he#e is one +i$ %#ee in %he cen%e# o' i% ,i%h a li%%le spi#i% a% %he +o%%om an! a spi#i% a% %he %op. /he#e is 'i#e +u#nin$ o'' %o one si!e an! co#pses a#e +u#n% in i%. .n %he +ac)$#oun! "ou have a la#$e moun%ain ,i%h a ,hi%e s%upa on %he %op o' i%. .n %he s)" a#oun! i% is a hu$e massive +lac) clou! shoo%in$ !o,n li$h%enin$. /hen %he#e a#e all so#%s o' co#pses sca%%e#e! all ove# %he $#oun!, impale! in %#ees, an! +#o)en up eve#",he#e. C#a,lin$ a#oun! in %he#e a#e *om+ies ,hich a#e cac)lin$. Spi#i%s an! canni+als an! such %hin$s. Also %he#e a#e %he ei$h% "o$is an! %he" a#e all +ea%in$ !#ums. .' "ou ,an%e! %o, have %hem +lo,in$ %hi$h +one %#umpe%s ,hich means %he" a#e openin$ up %hei# )un!alini an! %he" a#e all ou% %he#e in %he ceme%e#ies. /he ei$h% ceme%e#ies a#e in %he ei$h% !i#ec%ions. /he ceme%e#ies a#e %o #emin! "ou %ha% %hin$s a#e impe#manen%. /ha% is ,h" %he#e a#e all %he !ea! %hin$s ou% %he#e. Because so o'%en ,e 'o#$e% a+ou% !ea%h an! impe#manence. /ha% a,a#eness is a ,on!e#'ul %hin$. .' "ou #ea! Jou#ne" %o .3%lan! +" Ca#los Cas%ana!a, ho, he %al)s a+ou% !ea%h as "ou# a!viso#, %his me!i%a%ion is a ve#" #eal mani'es%a%ion o' !ea%h as "ou# a!viso# in %he 'o#m o' ei$h% ceme%e#ies a#oun! "ou. So %he ceme%e#ies, %he co#pses an! all o' %ha% all s"m+oli*e +asicall" %ha% %he phenomenal unive#se is impe#manen%, sel'less an! su''e#in$. /he %#ee in %he ceme%e#ies is "ou# cen%#al channel ,hich #uns '#om %he +ase o' %he spine up %o %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!. /he lo,e# spi#i%, 'o# e3ample .n!#a in %he space +e'o#e "ou, s%an!s 'o# %he lo,e# movin$ ene#$" ,hich is %he one ,hich helps "ou !e'eca%e an! u#ina%e an! $ene#a%e ene#$" an! +liss !o,n %he#e. /he elephan% 'ace! !ei%" a% %he %op o' %he %#ee s%an!s 'o# %he uppe# movin$ ene#$" ,hich is %he one ,hich is in "ou# %h#oa%, ,hich helps "ou s,allo, 'oo! an! such %hin$s. /ha% is %he s"m+olo$" 'o# %hose %hin$s. /he 'i#e s%an!s 'o# %he ps"chic hea%. /he s%upa s%an!s 'o# %he omniscien% min! o' %he Bu!!ha. /he moun%ain s%an!s 'o# %he a%%ainmen% o' sama!hi +ecause a moun%ain is ve#" soli!. .% !oesn8% $e% sha)en ve#" easil". So also "ou# sama!hi shoul! also +e %ha% s%#on$. /he co#pses s%an! 'o# sel'lessness. 4eanin$ %ha% %he e$o ,hich no#mall" %hin)s o' i%sel' as +ein$ a ve#" #eal sel' e3is%en% en%i%", is ac%uall" non e3is%en%. .% is !ea!. .% is !ea! li)e all %hose !ismem+e#e! co#pses. /he p#ac%i%ione#s in %he ceme%e#ies s%an! 'o# %hose people ,ho a#e "o$is !evelopin$ %hemselves %o,a#! +ecomin$ 'ull" enli$h%ene!. /he" ,o#) ,i%hin %he #ealm o' impe#manence so "ou coul! $e% a $oo! ene#$" sa"in$, -1e", %he#e a#e "o$is even in such $o!>a,'ul places as %his ho##i+le c#ema%ion $#oun!. /he#e a#e $#ea% an! po,e#'ul "o$is ,ho #el" on %hei# p#ac%ice %o +ecome enli$h%ene!.So in %ha% ,a" "ou have a $#ea% !eal o' s"m+olo$" +ecause #emem+e# no,, ,e a#e $oin$ %o %a)e !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e, an! #e+i#%h an! %#ans'o#m %hem in%o Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! =i#mana)a"a. /o !o %ha% "ou have %o have a place ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o mani'es%. .n Bu!!hism i% is +elieve! %ha% a% momen% o' concep%ion, "ou# min! has %o +e %he#e. /ha% is ,h" "ou visuali*e %he #eali%" sou#ce an! eve#"%hin$ li)e %ha%. Because a% %ha% %ime o' %a)in$ a #e+i#%h, "ou a#e $oin$ %o %a)e i% in %he place ,he#e %his male an! 'emale a#e havin$ union. .n man" ,a"s ac%uall", i' "ou !o %his visuali*a%ion po,e#'ull" enou$h, ,hen "ou !o %a)e "ou# #e+i#%h, "ou ,ill no% have o%he# +ein$s a#oun! "ou hasslin$ "ou. Because "ou have %o #emem+e# %he#e a#e a lo% o' people compe%in$ 'o# #e+i#%hs. .' "ou have a ve#" $oo! #e+i#%h happenin$, %he las% %hin$ "ou ,an% %o !o is $e% muscle! ou% +" someone. /hin) a+ou% i%. .' %he#e is some ve#" ,on!e#'ul !ha#ma couple an! %he" a#e $oin$ %o have %he possi+ili%" o' havin$ a chil!, "ou !o no% ,an% %o loose on %ha%. Le% us sa" %he#e is a ,on!e#'ul p#ac%i%ione# ,i%h a !a)ini 'o# a ,i'e, an! %he" a#e $oin$ %o have a chil!, an! "ou have an oppo#%uni%" %o )no, %ha%, an! "ou %#" %o $o %he#e, +u% %he#e is someone ,i%h a li%%le mo#e ene#$" %han "ou, an! %he" )noc) "ou ou% an! %he" %a)e %he #e+i#%h. Woul! %ha% no% +e in'u#ia%in$< So "ou $o in an! mani'es% a 'ull !ha#ma %hin$ ,i%h +i$ spinnin$ ,heels an! 'lames an! eve#"%hin$, sca#es eve#"one else a,a" so "ou can %a)e %he #e+i#%h %ha% "ou ,an%. A% %he place "ou ,an%. (ou pu% "ou#sel' #i$h% in %he mi!!le o' %he ,oman visuali*in$ all o' %his. .% is all s"m+olic 'o# %hose %hin$s. /he" sa" %ha% %he %ime o' in%e#cou#se o' %he male an! 'emale, !epen!in$ on "ou# )a#ma, "ou $e% !i''e#en% visions. So "ou !o no% ac%uall" see %he man an! ,oman in +e!, "ou

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mi$h% have a vision o' seein$ a ve#" +eau%i'ul house o# some%hin$. (ou $o in%o %he house openin$ %he !oo#, an! all o' %his is "ou# min! allo,in$ "ou %o %a)e #e+i#%h. Because some%imes min! can no% accep% %he ,a" %hin$s a#e happenin$ so i% c#ea%es a hallucina%ion a+ou% ,ha% is $oin$ on. /ha% is so#% o' ,ha% happens ,hen "ou %a)e #e+i#%h, %ha% "ou ,ill +e %#avellin$ %h#ou$h %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! all o' a su!!en "ou see %his +eau%i'ul house. (ou $o ove# %he#e an! "ou open %he !oo# an! "ou come insi!e an! %hin), -Wo,, %his is a nea% house9- (ou a#e #eall" in%#i$ue! +" i%, an! %hen all o' a su!!en %ha% in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e +o!" ,ill +e !es%#o"e! +ecause ,ha% happens is %ha% i% !ies, an! %hen "ou +ecome mi3e! ,i%h %he spe#m an! %he ovum. /ha% is ,he#e "ou %a)e o,ne#ship o' %ha% spe#m an! ovum an! %ha% ,ill +ecome "ou# 'u%u#e +o!". So i% can happen %ha% ,a". /he %an%#ic s%"le is %o %a)e con%#ol o' all o' %ha%. All o' %he s"m+olo$" s%an!s 'o# %ha%. So "ou %a)e up #esi!ence o' %he ,om+ o' %he ,oman an! se% up %his +i$ p#o%ec%ion ,heel ,i%h %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones a#oun! "ou, an! i% all allo,s 'o# %he visuali*a%ion o' %he male an! %he 'emale %o $o in%o ph"sical union, an! 'o# "ou %o +e %he#e an! 0ui%e happ" a+ou% i%. (ou mani'es% "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a in %he#e. .% is ve#" po,e#'ul an! ve#" e''ec%ive 'o# "ou# min!. 1avin$ es%a+lishe! %he man!ala ,he#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o ma)e "ou# mani'es%a%ion, %he c#ema%ion $#oun!s an! all a#e s"m+olic %o )eep "ou in line #emem+e#in$ %ha% i' . $o ou%si!e o' m" man!ala %he#e is samsa#a ou% %he#e. Samsa#a is impe#manen%. Wh" ,oul! . ,an% %o live in a cess pool o' #e$ula# e3is%ence. . ,an% %o s%a" insi!e o' m" man!ala. So, %he c#ema%ion $#oun! is ve#" ee#ie an! such. .' "ou %hin) a+ou% i%, %he ph"sical ,o#l! 'o# %he unenli$h%ene! is a ve#" sca#" place. Lo%s o' ho##i+le %hin$s coul! happen %o "ou. 2#om a :A4 comin$ '#om +elo, mani'es%s a lo%us ,hich comple%el" encases ,he#e %he man!ala ,ill come insi!e. .% has si3%" 'ou# pe%als. So i% is all +lossomin$ a#oun! "ou. Wi%hin %ha% '#om a 1&4 comes a la#$e c#osse! va5#a ,i%h a la#$e cen%#al +lue pla%'o#m. @n %he 'ou# si!es a#e 'ou# se%s o' s%ai#,ells comin$ up %o %he man!ala. /he man!ala ,alls a#e essen%iall", '#om %he ou%si!eA ,hi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een an! +lue. .% has a 'la% #oo' an! in %he cen%e# o' %he 'la% #oo' is a li%%le #aise! s)"li$h% ,i%h a pa$o!a #oo', a la#$e 5e,el on %he %op o' i%. .% has 'ou# en%#ances, a$ain %he eas% !oo# is ,hi%e, %he sou%h is "ello,, ,es% is #e!, no#%h is $#een. .n %he cen%e# o' %ha% is a la#$e ci#cle ,i%h ei$h% pilla#s an! a ci#cle a+ove hol!in$ up %he va5#a +eams ,hich hol! up %he pa$o!a #oo' a+ove. /hen on %he ou%si!e o' %he mansion, in '#on% o' %he 'ou# en%#ance ,a"s a#e %he 'ou# pilla#s ,hich hol! up %he a#ch,a"s. @n %op o' %he a#ch,a"s is a ,heel ,i%h a male an! 'emale !ee#. @n %he ou%si!e o' %he 'ence an! 'i#e "ou have %he ei$h% ceme%e#ies. ;ach ceme%e#" is ,i%h %he ei$h% %#ees, %he ei$h% lo,e# spi#i%s, %he ei$h% spi#i%s a% %he %op o' %he %#ees, %he ei$h% 'i#es, %he ei$h% s%upas, %he ei$h% moun%ains, %hen %he#e a#e also ei$h% #ain clou!s in %he s)"9 /he" a#e shoo%in$ !o,n li$h%enin$ an! eve#"%hin$. /ha% is %he me!i%a%ion %ha% ,e have $o% %o #i$h% no,. So %ha% is %he %eachin$ 'o# %his evenin$. =e3% ,ee) ,e ,ill $e% in%o %a)in$ #e+i#%h in%o an in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e. 4eanin$ comin$ in%o %ha% a#ea an! mani'es%in$ %h#ou$h va#ious 'o#ms an! 'inall" +ecomin$ %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. 2#om %he#e ,e ,ill !esc#i+e ou#selves as (aman%a)a an! ,e ,ill +less ou#selves, consec#a%e ou#selves, an! %hen ,e ,ill #eci%e %he man%#as. Chap%e# 8 As (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, ,e have no implemen%s in ou# han!s. We a#e mo%iva%e! ,i%h %he %hou$h% %ha% ,e a#e mani'es%in$ in =i#mana)a"a 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. We shoul! i!en%i'" %ha%, -. have %he +o!" o' li$h% ene#$" in +lue +lac) 'o#m, %he $lo#ious an! %he ,#a%h'ul (aman%a)a-. 7eliance upon (aman%a)a has %,o +ene'i%s. .% !e'ea%s %he %,o (amas, ou%e# (ama an! inne# (ama. /he ou%e# (ama is %he ou%e# Lo#! o' Dea%h, an! %he inne# (ama is %he inne# !elusions. Bo%h a#e $#ea% hin!#ances 'o# us an! cause a $#ea% !eal o' su''e#in$. So +" #el"in$ on %he p#ac%ice o' (aman%a)a, one can comple%el" !es%#o" %he !"in$ o' a mun!ane !ea%h +" %he !es%#uc%ion o' %he ou%e# Kala#upa o# ou%e# (ama. B" #el"in$ on %he p#ac%ice, on %he aspec% o' 4an5ush#i an! %he #eci%a%ion o' 4an5ush#i8s man%#as an! such, one can !es%#o" %he inne# !elusions, p#incipall" %he #oo% !elusion o' i$no#ance in %he min!, %he p#inciple cause o' all %he su''e#in$ %ha% ,e have.

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/he#e'o#e %he main 'ocus o' %he p#ac%ice is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' ou# min! achieve! +" havin$ %he ,is!om o' +liss an! voi!ness. .' one has a p#ope# un!e#s%an!in$ an! ,o#)s p#ope#l" ,i%hin one8s pa%h, %hen %he ,is!om o' +liss an! voi!ness is %he pa%h, %he ve#" pa%h %ha% one #elies upon 'o# $ainin$ #eali*a%ions. We shoul! al,a"s #emem+e# %ha%. Wha% a#e %he 0uali'ica%ions o' %ha% +liss an! voi!ness< /he +liss is %he uncon%amina%e! +liss $ene#a%e! ,i%hin %he ne#vous s"s%em. /he voi!ness is %he e3ac% voi!ness %ha% "ou have s%u!ie!, %ha% all phenomena a#e no% in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. All phenomena a#e no% %#ul" e3is%en%, #a%he# %he" a#e o' an in%e#!epen!en% na%u#e. /his is %e#me! %he Kin$ o' 7easonin$s. 7eali*in$ %ha% all phenomena, even !o,n %o %he mos% su+%le pa#%icles o' an" elemen%, is o' an in%e#!epen!en% na%u#e. =o o+5ec% s%an!s apa#% '#om #eali%" o# s%an!s on i%8s o,n. All phenomena a#e comple%el" in%e#!epen!en% an! me#el" la+ele! +" ou# o,n men%al p#ocesses. .' ,e un!e#s%an! an! app#ecia%e %his, i% is 'ull" possi+le 'o# us %o !issolve ou# ol! concep% o' sel' an! $ene#a%e a ne, concep% ,hich is %ha% ,e a#e %he 'ull" ;nli$h%ene! Bu!!ha. Because all phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en%, %he#e is no%hin$ ,hich has %o +e chan$e! on a ph"sical level. 4e#el" %he#e is ou# inne# %#ans'o#ma%ion o' ou# o,n min!. /ha% is achieve! +" #eali*in$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%" an! a+an!onin$ ou# ol! concep% o' sel' as +ein$ o' such an! such a !elu!e! +ein$, o# such an! such a limi%e! pe#son. .' ,e a+an!on such a mun!ane concep% an! #a%he# i!en%i'" ,i%h %he 'ac% %ha% ,e have Bu!!ha na%u#e, %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he mos% su+%le level o' min!. /ha% ,e also have a +o!" o' en5o"men% ,hich is %he union o' %he su+%le min! consciousness an! ene#$" on a coa#se# level, %his mani'es%a%ion is %he Sam+ho$a)a"a. We have %he =i#mana)a"a ,hich is %he coa#ses% mani'es%a%ion o' ou# +o!" in%o #eali%". We can i!en%i'" ,i%h %hose an! as much as ,e un!e#s%an! %he pu#i%" o' ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es as %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies, i% is possi+le %o +ecome enli$h%ene!. So ,e shoul! allo, ou#sel' %o comple%el" i!en%i'" ,i%h (aman%a)a, one 'ace, %,o a#ms, +lue +lac) +o!". .% is sai! %ha% %he palms o' %he han!s o' (aman%a)a, an! a li%%le +i% up in%o each o' %he 'in$e#s is #e! in colo#. /he nails a#e coppe#" #e!. /he +asic +o!" colo# is +lac), an! an" hai# on (aman%a)a8s +o!" is in %he aspec% o' 'lames comin$ o'' his +o!". /he %o#so is ve#" %hic) an! ve#" s%#on$. /he a#ms an! le$s a#e ve#" s%#on$. =o%hin$ can supp#ess (aman%a)a. 1e is all ene#$", comple%e ph"sical ene#$" an! vi%ali%", vi#ili%", all o' %ha%. /he hai# is #isin$ up,a#!s, %he ho#ns a#e ve#" poin%e! an! 'lamin$. /he 'o#ehea! is ,#in)le! ,i%h %he +#o, o' !e%e#mina%ion. .% is ac%uall" calle! %he ,#in)les o' ,#a%h +u% in %his sense ,e can use %he ,#in)les o' !e%e#mina%ion. We have %h#ee e"es, 'ou# $leamin$ 'an$s. @u# mou%h is in a sna#lin$ posi%ion an! ,e a#e s%an!in$ on a lo%us ,i%h ou# #i$h% le$ pulle! in an! ou# le'% le$ s%#e%che! ou%. So in %his manne# ,e shoul! visuali*e ou#selves an! %#" %o )eep %ha% visuali*a%ion. We a#e %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. We have sup#eme unlimi%e! ene#$" 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. A% %his poin% ,e have en%e#e! in%o %he ac%ual p#ac%ice o' %he pa%h ,hich s%a#%s ,i%h havin$ ma!e p#aise, p#os%#a%ions, o''e#in$s an! such %o %he #oo% an! linea$e $u#us, pa#%icula#l" %he #oo% $u#u in %he aspec% o' (aman%a)a. We have a+so#+e! all o' %his in%o ou# +o!" ,i%h a 'lash o' $#ea% li$h%. 2#om %ha% ,e en%e# in%o %he s%a%e o' voi!ness ,i%h %he %,o man%#as. Wi%h %he #eci%a%ion o' %hese %,o man%#as ,e i!en%i'ie! %ha% all phenomena is o' a pu#e na%u#e, %ha% %he#e has neve# +een a 'i#s% momen% %ha% %he" ,e#e !e'ile!. @# %ha% %he#e ,as pu#i%" an! %hen %he" +ecome !e'ile!. All o+5ec%s o' %he phenomenal unive#se a#e pu#e '#om %he ve#" +e$innin$. Also ,e a#e pu#e %oo. /he consciousness ,hich #eali*es %ha% is %he S&=(A/A J=A=A VAJ7A S@B1AVA A/4AK@ 1&4. .% is %he va5#a na%u#e, %he p#is%ine a,a#eness in %he va5#a na%u#e ,hich is ac%uall" +liss an! voi!ness. Bliss is %he me%ho! an! voi!ness is %he ,is!om, %#" %o al,a"s #emem+e# %ha%. /he" a#e %he %,o 'ace%s ,hich "ou %ie %o$e%he#. .n %his sense %hen havin$ !issolve! all phenomena in%o a $#ea% cla#i%" o' space, no% in%o a +lac)ness, +u% as i' "ou ,e#e up hi$h in %he s)" an! ,e#e loo)in$ a% a place ,he#e %he#e ,e#e no clou!s o# ho#i*on %o +e seen, %ha% so#% o' %he clea# space. 2#om ,i%hin %ha% level o' consciousness i!en%i'" %ha% %his is m" pu#e 'o#m, %he Dha#ma)a"a. 2#om %his #ealm . am $oin$ %o mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s +ecause as a 'o#mless en%i%", %he omniscien% consciousness o' %he Bu!!ha, . canno% +ene'i% an" o%he#s. /hen ,e $ene#a%e a place %o +e. /he $ene#a%ion o' %he 'ou# elemen%s an! %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel an! such is %he place %ha% ,e mani'es%, an! i% mus% +e pu#e. So ,e $ene#a%e %he pu#e ,in! man!ala. :u#e 'i#e man!ala. :u#e ,a%e# man!ala. :u#e ea#%h man!ala.

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@n %op o' %he ea#%h elemen% a#ises %he !ou+le va5#a ,hich p#o!uces %he va5#a $#oun!, va5#a 'ence, va5#a #oo' an! va5#a ceilin$. Wi%hin %ha% comes %he in5unc%ion ,heel, insi!e %he cen%e# o' %ha% a#ises Va5#asa%%va an! conso#% ,hich +ecomes %he #eali%" sou#ce, calle! %he !ha#maca#a in sans)#i%. /he #eali%" sou#ce is 'ine poin%e! a% %he +o%%om an! has %h#ee poin%s a% %he uppe# en!. .% is sai! %ha% %he 'ine poin% is sho,in$ %ha% all sen%ien% +ein$s s%a#% '#om hum+le +e$innin$s +u% ,i%h applica%ion, can a#ise %o %he 'ull omniscience ,hich is s"m+oli*e! +" %he %h#ee poin%s o' %he uppe# si!e o' %he !ha#maca#a, %he #eali%" sou#ce. /hose %h#ee poin%s s%an! 'o# %he Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a,an! =i#mana)a"a. Bo!" o' %#u%h, +o!" o' en5o"men% an! +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion. So in %ha% ,a" 5us% visuali*in$ i%, ,e can un!e#s%an! i% sho,s ou# p#o$#ess in +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. Also %he !ha#maca#a is ,i%hin a $ol!en colo#e! in5unc%ion ,heel. /he colo# on %he ou%si!e o' %he !ha#maca#a is ,hi%e, %he insi!e is #e!. /hin) o' panes o' $lass pu% %o$e%he#. /he ou%e# panes o' a ,hi%ish %in$e, an inne# pane o' a #e!!ish colo# so %ha% %he#e is a pin)ish %one on %he insi!e an! a ,hi%ish %one %o %he ou%e# si!e. /he ,hi%e s%an!s 'o# +liss an! %he #e! s%an!s 'o# voi!ness, %he %,o %o$e%he# a#e %he s"m+ol 'o# %,o %hin$s. @ne, %he !ha#maca#a is s"m+olic 'o# %he ,om+, meanin$ i% $ives +i#%h %o %hin$s. B" %he#e +ein$ ,hi%eness on %he ou%si!e an! a #e!ness on %he insi!e, s"m+oli*es +liss an! voi!ness. .% is '#om %he consciousness o' +liss an! voi!ness %ha% ,e $ive +i#%h %o all o' ou# #eali*a%ions an! 'inall" %he #eali*a%ion o' 'ull enli$h%enmen%. .n %his ,a" eve#"%hin$ is ,i%hin %he !ha#maca#a. (ou can un!e#s%an! %ha% "ou# p#ac%ice, an! as much as "ou $ene#a%e +liss an! voi!ness consciousness, %ha% ,i%h %he $ene#a%ion o' %hose consciousnesses, "ou a#e ac%uall" imme!ia%el" ,i%hin %he !ha#maca#a, %he sou#ce o' all #eali%" ,hich is %he #eali%" o' enli$h%enmen%. So "ou shoul! al,a"s app#ecia%e %ha% as . am ,i%hin %he ,om+, %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he #eali%" sou#ce. /ha% is +liss an! voi!ness. @' cou#se eve#"%hin$ %ha% +#in$s a+ou% m" enli$h%enmen% is a mani'es%a%ion o' %he ,is!om o' +liss an! voi!ness. /he ene#$" o' +liss an! voi!ness. So . shoul! al,a"s have %ha% un!e#s%an!in$. So ,i%hin %ha% %hen a#ises %he lo%us ,i%h si3%" 'ou# pe%als. Al%hou$h %he lo%us has i%8s #oo%s in samsa#a, i% +lossoms +eau%i'ull" an! pu#el" a+ove %he s,amp. Li)e,ise ou# #oo%s a#e in c"clic e3is%ence, a 0ua$mi#e o' !elusions, emo%ions an! con'lic%in$ 'eelin$s an! such. 2#om %he#e ,e can a#ise %o shine 'o#%h #a!ian%l" as 'ull" enli$h%ene!. Si3%" 'ou# pe%als s"m+oli*e %ha% +" #eliance upon %he ene#$" in ou# ne#vous s"s%em, %he cen%#al channel p#incipall" an! %he cha)#as ,hich a#e upon %ha% cen%#al channel, ,e $ene#a%e %he hi$he# e3pe#iences o' +liss an! voi!ness. So %he" s%an! 'o# %he si3%">'ou# pe%als o' ou# navel cha)#a an! %he cen%#al channel ,hich is ,i%hin i%. /he#e'o#e i% is un!e#s%oo! %ha% %he p#ac%ice is +ase! on %he pu#i'ica%ion o' ou# cha#)as an! ne#vous s"s%em an! %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss ,i%hin %ha% ,hich $ives #ise %o a 'ine# p#is%ine a,a#eness ,hich is 'ocuse! on %he voi!ness. Jues%ion6 . am no% clea# as %o ,he%he# %he man!alas o' %he elemen%s a#ise ,i%hin o# upon %he lo%us, as %o ,he%he# %he en%i#e man!ala ,i%h c#ema%ion $#oun!s is ,i%hin o# upon %he lo%us o# ,he#e %he +oun!a#ies la" an! %he commen%a#" allu!es o# !e%#ac%s a% !i''e#en% %imes. Woul! "ou please cla#i'" %his< /he $ol!en s0ua#e is mani'es%e! ,i%hin %ha% lo%us, i' "ou #emem+e# %he pe%als o' %he lo%us comple%el" enci#cle a#oun! %he man!ala house. /he va5#a %ips ,hich s%ic) ou% o' %he cen%#al +loc) an! comin$ o'' in %he 'ou# !i#ec%ions ,i%h s%ai#s %h#ou$h %hem, have ei%he# %,elve o# %,en%" spo)es. .' %he" have %,elve spo)es, ,hich is %h#ee on each si!e ,i%h %he s%ai#,ell comin$ up %h#ou$h %hem, i% s"m+oli*es %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he %,elve in%e#!epen!en% lin)s. .' i% has %he %,en%" spo)es, havin$ %he 'ull 'ive on each va5#a %ip, %hen i% is s"m+olic o' %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he %,en%" misconcep%ions a+ou% #eali%" an! such. .% !oesn8% ma%%e#. .% is 5us% a +i% mo#e !e%ail. /he man!ala house upon %he $ol!en +ase has s"m+olic meanin$s. /he 'ou# en%#ances s%an! 'o# %he 'ou# !oo#,a"s %o li+e#a%ion. /he $a#lan! o' va5#as ,hich a#e suppo#%in$ %he cen%#al pilla#s s%an! 'o# %he %eachin$ o' %he !ha#ma, ac%uall" %he va5#a"ana !ha#ma. /he colo#s o' %he ,alls s%an! 'o# %he 'ive Bu!!has. /he 5e,els on %he ,alls s"m+oli*e 'ul'illin$ all %he ,ishes o' sen%ien% +ein$s. /he man!ala s"m+oli*es %he 'ull p#ocess o' +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. .% is +ene'icial 'o# "ou i' "ou have %ha% much !ep%h o' )no,le!$e a+ou% Bu!!hism %o 'in! eve#"%hin$ #e'lec%e! +ac) %o "ou in %he man!ala, +u% no% c#ucial. A +asic

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un!e#s%an!in$ is su''icien%. /he p#ocess o' +ecomin$ enli$h%ene! !oes no% mean %ha% "ou have all %he %eachin$s o' %he Bu!!ha memo#i*e! o# such %hin$s. .% is no% necessa#". 4an" mahasi!!has have no% ha! !e%aile! )no,le!$e o' Bu!!ha !ha#ma, +u% have all #eceive! mahasi!!ha. /he" have %he 'ull pe#'ec%ion. An",a" "ou have %he man!ala house in ,hich %o mani'es%. .n %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala is ,he#e ,e can pu#i'" %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e. &n%il no, ,e have pu#i'ie! %he mun!ane !ea%h ,i%h %he p#ac%ice o' %he Dha#ma)a"a ,hich is ,ha% ,e have !one so 'a#. /he a+so#p%ion in%o %he voi!ness is %he mani'es%a%ion o' ou# min! in Dha#ma)a"a. 2#om %ha% poin% in Dha#ma)a"a ,e mani'es% a place ,e ,ill %a)e #e+i#%h +u% s%ill ,e leave %he p#inciple pa#% o' ou# min! in %he pu#e cla#i%" o' +ein$ Dha#ma)a"a, %he omniscien% min! o' %he Bu!!ha. =o, %hen '#om %his poin% ,e sa" ,e ,oul! li)e %o %a)e a #e+i#%h an! +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is ve#" simila# %o %he 'i#s% p#ocess . %au$h% "ou ,hen "ou a+so#+ %he las% o' %he linea$e $u#us an! %hen $o in%o %he clea# space, mani'es% a +lue li$h% a cu+ic hi$h, %he Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! %hen %ha% mani'es%s in%o =i#mana)a"a ,he#e "ou mani'es% as (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms. We a#e no, !oin$ so a$ain in a ve#" ela+o#a%e manne#. /he 'i#s% s"s%em is calle! %he spon%aneous #e+i#%h an! is !one ,hen "ou 'i#s% mani'es% as a simple (aman%a)a. /he secon! s"s%em ,e a#e ,o#)in$ on no, is calle! %he ela+o#a%e me%ho! o' ,o#)in$ %o %#ans'o#m ou# o#!ina#" !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h in%o %he %h#ee Bu!!ha +o!ies o' Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a an! =i#mana)a"a. We have accomplishe! %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' o#!ina#" !ea%h +" #el"in$ on %he !issolu%ion o' %he 1&4 s"lla+le an! %he a#isal o' %he clea# li$h%. 2#om %he#e un%il no, %hen ,e have +een 5us% pla"in$ in %he Dha#ma)a"a, so#% o' c#ea%in$ %he 'ou# elemen%s '#om ou# 'o#mless s%a%e. We s%ill have no% %a)en a #e+i#%h an! %he#e'o#e a#e 'o#mless. We have no% $one in%o a mo#e coa#se ene#$" %o,a#! mani'es%in$ a +o!" ,hich ,e coul! %hen i!en%i'" as as%#al +o!". So ,e a#e s%ill in %he 'o#mless sense. /hen, an! i% !epen!s on "ou# level o' #eali*a%ion, +u% "ou shoul! %#" %o i!en%i'" %he cla#i%" o' consciousness. B" %ha%, "ou have a s%a%e o' consciousness ,hich is ve#" vivi!, clea# li)e space. Li)e %he space +e%,een "ou an! me. /ha% is "ou# min! #i$h% no,. .% is clea#. So ,hen a 'o#m appea#s, i% has un+elieva+le p#is%ine 0uali%". .% is clea#, no% mu#)", no% in an",a" %a#nishe!. .n 'ac% i% is li$h% ene#$", +u% allo, in "ou# me!i%a%ion %ha% "ou# min! c#ea%es eve#"%hin$. So le% "ou# min! c#ea%e p#is%ine 'o#m. (ou mi$h% %hin), Jhampa8s as)in$ %oo much o' me. Bu% i' "ou +elieve i%, "ou !o i%9 /ha% is all "ou have %o )no,. Jus% %ha% i' "ou +elieve i%, "ou a#e !oin$ i%. /he mo#e "ou %hin) "ou c#ea%e p#is%ine 'o#m, %he mo#e "ou a#e $oin$ %o c#ea%e a p#is%ine 'o#m. /ha% is all %he#e is %o i%. Because i% is "ou# min!. .' "ou# min! %hin)s smu!$" (aman%a)a, %hen "ou# min! c#ea%es a smu!$" (aman%a)a. .' "ou %hin) . am p#is%ine, %hen "ou# ,hole min! %a)es %ha% aspec%, %ha% ene#$". /ha% ene#$" is %he 'i#s% phase o' "ou# visuali*a%ion. So !o %ha%9 /hin) -. am %he p#is%ine, . am $oin$ %o +ecome %he p#is%ine 4an5ush#i. . am $oin$ %o mani'es% a pu#e aspec%.- Allo, %he#e %o +e %his inc#e!i+le pu#i%". /his p#is%ineness. /his cla#i%" in %he 'o#m. So insi!e %his celes%ial mansion enci#cle! +" va5#a 'ence, 'i#e an! c#ema%ion $#oun!s, '#om a (A4, comes a +lac) ,in! man!ala ,i%h a sli$h% sha!e o' #e!. /he 'i#s% +i#%h in %his p#ocess o' %a)in$ #e+i#%h is %ha% o' an as%#al 'o#m. /o !o %ha% %he#e has %o +e %he a#isal o' a coa#se ene#$", s"m+oli*e! +" %he p#ocess o' ,ha% "ou a#e no, !oin$. So '#om on %op o' %his coa#se ene#$"... #emem+e# ,e %al)e! a+ou% %he cen%#al #in$, %h#ee spans ,i!e. We ,e#e %al)in$ in %e#ms o' spans. Well, "ou have %his #in$ an! in %he cen%e# is a (A4 ,hich mel%s an! 'ills %ha% #in$ ,i%h %his !a#) +lue +lac) ene#$" ,i%h #e! s%#ea)s %h#ou$h i%. .% is ve#" %u#+ulen%, ve#" po,e#'ul. /hen on %op o' %ha% comes A1. /his %#ans'o#ms in%o a p#is%ine moon man!ala. /he moon man!ala is app#o3ima%el" a span an! cove#s mos% o' %he po,e#'ul +lac) ,in! man!ala. @n %op o' %ha% %hen, i% sa"s li)e +u++les comin$ 'o#%h in %he cen%e# o' %he moon..... as i' "ou ha! a clea# pool o' mil) an! i% +u++le! up, in %he cen%e# o' %ha% comes a ve#" +eau%i'ul D1.. /ha% %hen sen!s ou% li$h% #a"s an! %he" a+so#+ +ac) +#in$in$ +ac) 4an5ush#is ,i%h %hem in%o %he D1. an! %he D1. +ecomes a $ol!en colo#e! 'lamin$ s,o#!. .% has a $ol!en han!le li)e %he hal' en! o' a va5#a. (ou shoul! %hin) o' i% as ,on!e#'ul, +eau%i'ul, #a!ian% +liss ene#$". Li)e a +#oa! s,o#!, li$h% ene#$" an! +eau%i'ul, ,i%h a D1. on %he en! o' %he +la!e o# on %he cen%e# o' %he han!le. /ha% is %he 'i#s% %#ans'o#ma%ion.

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/1; SAW@7D 4A7K;D .= /1; C;=/;7 W./1 A D1.. Li$h% #a"s emana%e '#om %he s,o#! an! D1. an! a+so#+in$ +ac) all %he Su$a%a Bu!!has. So "ou have %he D1. ,hich appea#s an! sen!s o'' inc#e!i+le li$h%, comes +ac) an! %#ans'o#ms in%o a s,o#! ma#)e! ,i%h D1.. /ha% %hen sen!s li$h% a$ain an! !#a,s in all %he Su$a%a Bu!!has. S%a#% %o #ela%e %ha% %his is me. So "ou ac%uall" ,oul! #i$h% no, +e %his 'lamin$ s,o#! s%an!in$ in %he cen%e# o' %he !isc. /hen i% emi%s li$h% #a"s. /his %ime i% +#in$s +ac) all o' %he Bu!!has ve#" speci'icall" in %he 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i. =o, "ou !on8% nee! %o +e ove#l" conce#ne!. 4an5ush#i is sea%e! in 'ull lo%us. /he 4an5ush#i no, visuali*e! !oes no% have %he no#mal appea#ance o' %he s%em o' a lo%us in his han!. /his 4an5ush#i is calle! %he "ou%h'ul 4an5ush#i an! has a %e3% in his le'% han! in '#on% o' his ches% an! has %he s,o#! up he#e in his #i$h% han!. /ha% is %he no#mal ,a" he appea#s. /he s,o#! is %he ,is!om s,o#! an! %he %e3% is #ela%e! %o #eali%", %he p#a5na pa#ami%a. /ha% is ,ha% he $ives. 1e impa#%s %he p#a5na pa#ami%a %o people. A% %his %ime %hou$h, "ou a#e %he s,o#!. 7emem+e# eas% is in '#on% o' "ou. 2o# %he !ei%ies %ha% appea# in '#on% o' "ou, %hei# eas% is %o,a#!s "ou. So '#om %he eas% an! sou%h eas% appea# +lue 4an5ush#is ,i%h va5#as in %hei# han!, s"m+oli*in$ A)sho+h"a ,hose s"m+ol is %he va5#a. 2#om sou%h an! sou%h ,es%, "ello, 4an5ush#is ,i%h %he %e3% in %his han! an! in %he o%he# a 5e,el an! #ela%e! %he#e'o#e %o 7a%nasam+hava. 2#om %he ,es% an! %he no#%h ,es%, "ou have 7e! 4an5ush#is #ela%e! %o Ami%a+ha so %he" have lo%us in han!. 2#om %he no#%h an! no#%h eas% a#e $#een 4an5ush#is #ela%e! %o Amo$asi!!hi ,i%h c#osse! va5#as in %hei# han!. /hese all conve#$e on %he s,o#! an! +" %ha% i% comple%el" %#ans'o#ms an! "ou +ecome (ou%h'ul 4an5ush#i. (ou have a s,o#! hel! up an! a %e3% in %he palm o' "ou# han! an! "ou a#e $lo#ious. (ou a#e a mani'es%a%ion o' pu#e +o!hisa%%va. (ou a#e %he pu#e as%#al 'o#m. /hen i!en%i'" ,i%h %ha%. =o, in %a)in$ an as%#al 'o#m '#om %he 'o#mless s%a%e, %he D1. s"m+oli*es %he po%en%ial 'o# speech o' %he as%#al 'o#m. /he as%#al 'o#m is %he po%en%ial 'o# soun!. /ha% is ,hen %he 'i#s% D1. appea#s, i% is %ha%. When i% %u#ns in%o %he s,o#!, %he s,o#! is %he min! o' %he as%#al 'o#m. So ,hen "ou i!en%i'" ,i%h %he s,o#!, %ha% is %he p#is%ine cla#i%". Li)e %he s,o#! %ha% cu%s i$no#ance. .$no#ance canno% %a#nish i%. .% is +#illian%. /ha% is "ou# min! an! i% is ma#)e! ,i%h D1. ,hich is po%en%ial 'o# speech. When %ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o %he 'o#m, %ha% is "ou# as%#al 'o#m. So %he#e is %he +o!". (ou ha! %he po%en%ial 'o# speech, %his %hen mani'es%s in%o %o %he s,o#! ,hich is %he min! an! speech, an! %his mani'es%s in%o "ou#sel' as 4an5ush#i. /his is %he +o!". /his is "ou# pu#e as%#al +o!". (ou# +o!" has 'inall" mani'es%e! a pu#e as%#al 'o#m. /ha% as%#al 'o#m onl" %eaches %o ve#" hi$h level Bo!hisa%%vas +ecause %he" a#e %he onl" ones %ha% have %he pu#i%" %o access %ha%. . %hin) in %ha% is some 'oo! 'o# %hou$h%. .' "ou !o p#ac%ice, 'o# e3ample eve#" ni$h% "ou !#eam. D#eams a#e an eas" access %o $e%%in$ in%o a mo#e su+%le level o' consciousness. /ha% a% %ha% %ime %hen, %ha% is "ou# !oo# %o s%a#% %o un!e#s%an! i%. /he pu#i%" o' "ou# in%en%ions, %he pu#i'" o' "ou# p#ac%ice an! such, has ac%uall" a lo% %o !o ,i%h %he cla#i%" o' "ou# visuali*a%ion. (ou ,ill 'in! %he" a#e #eall" #ela%e!. As "ou p#ac%ice "ou ,ill 'in! %ha% %he mo#e pu#e "ou a#e, %he +e%%e# "ou a#e in havin$ $oo! pu#e %hou$h%s, %he mo#e +eau%i'ull" !e'ine! eve#"%hin$ +ecomes in "ou# me!i%a%ions. :a#%icula#l" i' "ou can s%a#% %o $e% in%o "ou# !#eams an! such. ;speciall" ,hen "ou have cla#i%" o' in%en%ion an! such %hin$s. /hen %ha% level o' consciousness is ve#" p#is%ine an! +#illian%. So no, "ou have mani'es%e! as %he 4an5ush#i. /his is %he casual Va5#a!ha#a, va5#a hol!e#, +ecause i% is %he cause o' %he #esul%an% =i#mana)a"a, Va5#a Bhai#ava. . 1AV; A (;LL@W C@L@7;D B@D(, W./1 A SL.?1/L( W7A/12&L ;E:7;SS.@=. 4an5ush#i is a +eau%i'ul +o!hisa%%va so his ,#a%h'ulness mani'es%s as 5us% his +#o,s a#e a li%%le ,#in)le!, a li%%le s%e#n. 1e has +lac) hai# %ie! up in )no%s, %he cen%#al )no% o' hai# has a 5e,el in %he %op, an! 'ou# o%he# )no%s o' hai# %o %he 'ou# si!es. .% is calle! %he hea!!#ess o' 'ive pieces. A$ain he has ve#" +eau%i'ul +o!hisa%%va ea# #in$s, a +eau%i'ul +o!hisa%%va c#o,n, no% %he ,#a%h'ul one. Beau%i'ul cho)e# nec)lace, a +i$$e# nec)lace, a#mle%s, ,#is%le%s, an)le%s, a $i#!le o' sil) an! such an! a sash o' sil) %ha% 'loa%s a#oun! %he +o!". /he#e is a lo% o' emphasis %o a $ol!en colo#, an! %hen ,i%h a li%%le +lue an! so 'o#%h. 4a)e i% ,on!e#'ul. .' i% is a male 'o#m, !o no% ,o##". .% is help'ul %o "ou# ene#$".

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So "ou a#e %he $lo#ious an! p#is%ine a,a#eness o' 4an5ush#i. (ou# #i$h% han! is ,iel!in$ a s,o#! ,hich al,a"s has ve#" vi+#an% 'lames comin$ o'' i%8s %ip. .n %he le'% han! he hol!s a sc#ip%u#e a% his hea#%. Si%%in$ ,i%h his %,o le$s in c#osse! va5#a posi%ion, . am a!o#ne! ,i%h %he %hi#%" %,o an! ei$h%" mino# ma#)s. /he %hi#%" %,o ma5o# a#e such %hin$s as havin$ a +#oa! ches%, pe#'ec% nec)line, +alance in %he 'ace an! a#ms an! such. /he mino# ma#)s a#e li)e %he %ee%h a#e all pe#'ec% an! %hin$s li)e %ha%. :e#'ec% 'o#m. .% is an as%#al 'o#m so i% is su+%le ene#$". .n "ou# hea#% appea#s an A1 ,hich %hen +ecomes a sun !is). /he A1 is %he 'i#s% s"lla+le o' %he sans)#i% alpha+e% an! consi!e#e! %o +e %he sou#ce o' all ,o#!s. /o sa" an"%hin$ "ou nee! an A1 %he#e. .% is %he +asis o' all %he vo,els, A1, ;, @, & +ecause i% is inclusive ,i%hin each o' %hem. /o sa" an" o' %he consonan%s, "ou have %o have a consonan% mi3e! ,i%h a vo,el %o ma)e an" soun!. All %he le%%e#s, A B C D all have a vo,el soun! ,i%h %hem %o ma)e %hem p#onounce!. /he#e'o#e A1 is %he sou#ce o' eve#"%hin$ %ha% can +e spo)en +ecause "ou canno% sa" an" consonan% ,i%hou% havin$ an A1 o# a vo,el soun! ,i%h i%. Jues%ion6 .n %he commen%a#" i% seems a% %his poin% as i' %he 'i#s% le%%e# A1 appea#s in %he hea#% o' 4an5ush#i. .n %he Sa!hana %he 'i#s% le%%e# A1 appea#s '#om %he #e!!ish +lac) ,in! man!ala. Woul! "ou please cla#i'"< So A1 $ene#a%es 'i#s% %he moon !is). Besi!es %ha%, A1 a% "ou# hea#% $ene#a%es %he sun !is) a% %his pa#%icula# %ime. So %his is sai! %o +e %he 'i#s% s"lla+le $ene#a%in$ all %ha% can +e spo)en an! such. So i% is %he #oo% o# +asis o' all %ha% can come a+ou% in #e$a#!s %o speech. =o, A1 $ene#a%es %he sun !is) ,hich is s"m+olic o' %he mi3in$ o' voi!ness an! clea# li$h%. So A1 has a 'e, meanin$s. A1 is also %he soun! 'o# %he ne$a%ion o' %#ue e3is%ence. So in %ha% ,a" A1 is %he soun! ,hich !es%#o"s i$no#ance in %he min!. Li)e no#mall" m" min! %hin)s o' eve#"%hin$ is %#ul" e3is%en%. Well #eali%", no%hin$ is %#ul" e3is%en%. All phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en%. So A1 is %he s"lla+le ,hich !es%#o"s %#ue e3is%ence, %he i!ea o' %hin$s +ein$ %#ul" e3is%en%. So in %ha% %hen i% $ene#a%es %he %,o %hin$s on an e3pe#ien%ial level ,hich is li)e %he #esul%an% level ,hich is %he clea# li$h% consciousness, %he omniscien% min!. Voi!ness ,hich is un!e#s%an!in$ %ha%. Because ,e, 'o# e3ample, e3pe#ience clea# li$h% consciousness millions o' %imes. ;ve#" %ime ,e have !ie! ,e have $one in%o i% +u% ,e neve# )ne, ,ha% i% ,as. @n %op o' no% )no,in$ ,ha% i% ,as, ,e !i! no% un!e#s%an! an"%hin$ a+ou% i%. .n 'ac% mos% o' %he %imes ,e ,e#e unconsciousness ,e ,en% in%o i%. So a% %his poin% i% s"m+oli*es %he a,a#eness o' voi!ness, %ha% %hin$s a#e an in%e#!epen!en% na%u#e, %ha% no%hin$ has in!epen!en% sel' e3is%ence. /he clea# li$h% consciousness, mi3e! insepa#a+l" ,i%h %ha%. So i% is sai! %o +e %he cause o' ou# p#ac%ice +ecause i% is %ha% ,hich causes ou# p#ac%ice %o +e a+le %o +e p#ac%ice!. Because %hin$s a#e in%e#!epen!en%. .% is %he ,is!om an! voi!ness. /ha% %hin$s a#e 'inall", %he 'inal na%u#e o' min!, ,hich is clea# li$h%. So i% is %he cause o' ou# p#ac%ice. .% is upon %his %ha% ,e a#e +asin$ ou# p#ac%ice. /his is ou# Bu!!ha na%u#e. /hen in %he #esul%an% %ime, ,hen ,e !o 'ull" un!e#s%an! an! #eali*e voi!ness, ,e also #eali*e %he clea# li$h% consciousness. So %his is %he #esul% mani'es%a%ion o' %he #esul%an% Dha#ma)a"a, %he #esul%an% %#u%h +o!". So in %ha% ,a" %he sun !is) a% ou# hea#% is s"m+olic o' %he mi3%u#e o' +liss an! voi!ness. So ,ha% "ou have is pu#e 'o#m, "ou# sel' appea#in$ as 4an5ush#i. /his is pu#e as%#al 'o#m. /hen "ou have in %he#e also %he cla#i%" an! %he voi!ness, %he o%he# level %ha% "ou nee!. So %ha% is %he hol" min! o' "ou# sel' an! %he hol" mani'es%a%ion o' %he +o!" o' ou#sel', %he Sam+ho$a)a"a. So "ou have onl" a##ive! a% %he poin% ,he#e no, "ou a#e pu#e sam+ho$a)a"a. (ou have a sun !is) a% "ou# hea#%. 2#om %his poin% "ou a#e $oin$ %o %a)e a +o!" in %he ma%e#ial ,o#l!. /o !o %ha% "ou have %o $o %h#ou$h a p#ocess o' %#ans'o#ma%ions. /o $ive a %echni0ue 'o# "ou %o $o %h#ou$h, ,ha% "ou !o is6 %he sun !is) a% %he level o' "ou# hea#% s%a#%s %o #a!ia%e an inc#e!i+l" +#illian% $ol!en #e! li$h%. (ou shoul! have, i% sa"s, i% $oin$ inc#e!i+le miles a,a". /hin) li)e, a supe# nova9 @# a pulsa#9 (ou have %o %hin) un+elieva+le in%ensive ene#$" 5us% 'lashes %h#ou$hou% %he unive#se '#om %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#% ,he#e %he sun is. L.?1/ 7A(S 27@4 /1; 1;A7/ ;4A=A/; A=D B7.=? 2@7/1 27@4 W1;7; /1;( 7;S.D; /1; /;= D.7;C/.@=AL B&DD1AS S&C1 AS VA.7@C1A=A, /1; B@D1.SA//VAS S&C1 AS VAJ7A 7AI@7, /1; W7A/12&L D;./.;S S&C1 AS VAJ7A 1@@K, /1; K=@WL;D?; 1@LD;7S S&C1 AS LAD( VAJ7A 4.=D.

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A=D 27@4 /1;.7 ;=/;7.=? .=/@ /1; S&= /@?;/1;7 W./1 4A=J&S17., /1; S&= D.SK B;C@4;S 7AD.A=/ W./1 L.?1/ 7A(S :;7VAD.=? A 1&=D7;DS @2 /1@&SA=D 4.L;S. So his hea#% sen!s ou% li$h% #a"s, %hen comes +ac) ,i%h %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies, also %he %hi#%" %,o Bo!hisa%%vas, %he ei$h% ,#a%h'ul ones, an! %he 'ou# La!" Kno,le!$e hol!e#s. /he" a+so#+ in%o i%. Wi%h %ha%, "ou have %his inc#e!i+l" in%ensive #a!ian% +liss ene#$". A% %ha% same %ime "ou also !issolve 4an5ush#i. So ,ha% "ou a#e le'% ,i%h is "ou have a moon !is) an! on %op o' %ha% "ou have an inc#e!i+l" +#illian% #e!!ish sun !is). 4an5ush#i an! eve#"%hin$ is all $one. .% is all a+so#+e! in%o %ha%. /he#e is %his inc#e!i+l" vi+#an% ,hi%e !is) an! #e! !is) a+ove i%. /ha% is all %ha% is in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala no,. /he +lac) !is) is comple%el" no% %hou$h% a+ou% an" mo#e. (ou can have i% cove#e! ,i%h %he moon !is) o# some%hin$ a% %ha% poin%. @n %op o' %he sun comes a !a#) +lue s"lla+le 1&4 havin$ 'ive #a!ian% colo#s o' li$h%. So le%%in$ "ou# min! se%%le %o %ha% poin%, on %op comes a 1&4 an! have a +eau%i'ul au#a o' ,hi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een an! +lue. /hese li$h% #a"s emana%e an! have %hem 'lashin$ o'' a li%%le +i%. 1@S/S @2 B&DD1AS, B@D1.SA//VAS, W7A/12&L @=;S A=D K=@WL;D?; 1@LD;7S W1@ ;=/;7 .=/@ /1; 1&4 /7A=S2@74.=? ./ .=/@ A BLACK W7A/12&L =.=; :@.=/;D VAJ7A. W./1 /1; @&/;7 ;=DS @2 /1; S:@K;S C&7V;D BACK. 1AV.=? 2.V; C@L@7;D 7A(S @2 L.?1/ A=D 4A7K;D A/ /1; 1&B W./1 A S(LLABL; 1&4. So "ou have %he moon, %he sun, an! "ou have %hem 0ui%e close %o each o%he#. @n %op is a 1&4 ,i%h %he li$h% #a"s. .% sen!s 'o#%h +#illian% li$h% #a"s an! comes +ac) ,i%h all o' %he !i''e#en% Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, ,#a%h'ul ones, an! %he 'ou# )no,le!$e hol!e#s. /he" a#e 5us% !i''e#en% 'o#ms. Do no% ,o##" a+ou% %he !e%ails. Jus% %ha% lo%s o' Bu!!has a#e a+so#+e! +ac) in. /he !e%ails a#e %he Bu!!has '#om %he eas% a#e ,hi%e, sou%h a#e "ello,, ,es% a#e #e! an! no#%h a#e $#een. A+ove an! +elo, a#e +lue. /he" all a+so#+ +ac) in, %he 1&4 %u#ns in%o $#ea% li$h% ene#$" an! +ecomes a ve#" po,e#'ul +lac) va5#a. . #emem+e# one o' m" %eache#s sa"in$ %o visuali*e i% as i' i% ,e#e inc#e!i+l" hu$e, li)e i' all o' a su!!en i% ,as as +i$ as a s)" sc#ape#. 1e sa"s allo, "ou# min! %o c#ea%e %ha%. Al%hou$h "ou a#e in %his li%%le man!ala house %ha% "ou visuali*e!, #i$h% no, %his va5#a in %he cen%e# is ma5es%ic. =ine poin%s. Li)e in %he 'ive spo)e, %he 'ou# a#oun! an! %he 'i'%h one in %he cen%e#, no, i' "ou pu% ano%he# spo)e in +e%,een each o' %hose, %ha% s%an!s 'o# %he 'ou# conso#%s o' %he 'ou# ou%si!e spo)es. /he 'ou# ou%si!e spo)es s%an! 'o# %he 'ou# Bu!!has. (ou have 'o# e3ample, eas%, sou%h, ,es% an! no#%h. So Vai#ochana, 7a%nasam+hava, Ami%a+ha, Amo$asi!!hi. /he cen%e# is A)sho+h"a. So ,i%h %ha% a#e %he 'ou# o%he# spo)es ,hich ma)e i% %o a %o%al o' nine. Bu% %he va5#a spo)es, ins%ea! o' comin$ in an! %ouchin$, i% is as i' %he" ,e#e pulle! +ac). .% is calle! %he ,#a%h'ul va5#a +ecause ins%ea! o' +ein$ %i$h%, %he" +lossom ou%, mo#e ,#a%h'ul. So "ou have %he cen%#al sha'% an! %he ei$h% a#oun! i%. .n %he cen%#al hu+ "ou have a 1&4. =o, %he#e is moon, sun, ,#a%h'ul +lac) va5#a ,i%h nine spo)es 'ol!e! +ac) an! in %he cen%e# is 1&4. 2#om %he cen%#al 1&4 li$h% #a"s s%a#% %o massivel" $o ou% an! %ha% %hen p#o!uces...... 27@4 ./ ;4A=A/; /1; 2@74S @2 /.=( 2.=; VAJ7AS. A=D ALS@ ;4A=A/;D 27@4 /1; /.:S @2 /1; L.?1/ 7A(S A7; 1@S/S @2 B&DD1AS, B@D1.SA//VAS, W7A/12&L @=;S A=D K=@WL;D?; 1@LD;7S 2.LL.=? /1; ;=/.7; S:1;7; @2 S:AC; AS .2 ./ W;7; 2.LL;D W./1 S;SA4; S;;DS. /1&S /1; VAJ7AS W1.C1 S/A=DS @= /1; S&= 7.:;=S ALL S;=/.;=/ B;.=?S B7.=?.=? /1;4 ALL /@ A= A//A.=4;=/ @2 VAJ7A B1A.7AVA. So "ou have %ha% '#om %he 1&4 li$h% #a"s emana%e ,hich +ecome millions o' li%%le va5#as. /he va5#as have li$h% #a"s an! %he" mani'es% %he Bu!!has an! so on. /he" pe#va!e, an! "ou shoul! li%e#all" 'ill, space. As i' %his #oom all o' a su!!en ,e#e 'ille! up ,i%h sesame see!s9 Li)e %ha% "ou shoul! %hin) o' %he ,hole o' space as 'ille! up. (ou allo, i% %o mush#oom 'o#%h in%o %he ,hole unive#se a#oun! "ou. Wi%h %ha% "ou shoul! %hin) %ha% eve#" li%%le molecule o# a%om ,hich is $oin$ ou%, as i% %ouches a sen%ien% +ein$, imme!ia%el" chan$es %hei# min! an! %he" +ecome (aman%a)a ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o han!s. /he" a#e li+e#a%e!. (ou shoul! allo, "ou#sel' %o visuali*e %ha%. /ha% %his is %he !ivine ene#$" o' (aman%a)a.

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So "ou have %hem all mani'es% ou%, all sen%ien% +ein$s ins%an%l" a%%ain (aman%a)ahoo! an! %hen i% sa"s, S.4&L/A=;@&SL( ALL A/ @=C;, ;V;7(/1.=? C@LL;C/S BACK /@?;/1;7 A=D D.SS@LV;S .=/@ /1; VAJ7A. /he va5#a is s%an!in$ %he#e ve#" p#is%inel". /hen i% %#ans'o#ms, i% sa"s %he moon, %he sun, %he va5#a an! %he 1&4 %#ans'o#m an! %he#e appea#s a $#ea% va#ie$a%e! lo%us ,i%h a moon an! sun cushion an! "ou#sel' as %he #esul%an% va5#a hol!e# (aman%a)a. /hus "ou have %a)en #e+i#%h. /ha% is %he visual p#ocess "ou $o %h#ou$h. /he ac%ual meanin$ o' eve#"%hin$ is li)e %his. 2i#s% "ou have %he +lac) %u#+ulen% ene#$". @n %op appea#s %he moon !is) s"m+olic o' semen o# ,ha% is calle! %he ,hi%e +o!hici%%a. /he sun !is) %ha% appea#s a+ove i%, ,hich ,as in %he p#ocess o' %he s,o#! +ecomin$ 4an5ush#i, %he sun !is) a% his hea#%, %ha% sun !is) emi%%in$ an! !#a,in$ +ac) li$h% #a"s p#o!uces %he sun ,hich is consi!e#e! %o +e %he #e! +o!hici%%a. @# %he +loo!. /he ovum. All o' %he Bu!!has ,hich a#e pulle! in an! 4an5ush#i, %o$e%he# ,i%h %ha%, a+so#+in$ an! mi3in$ ,i%h %he sun !is) on %op o' %he moon !is) is sai! %o +e %he mi3in$ o' %he min! o' 4an5ush#i as an in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e ,i%h %he semen an! %he +loo! so i% can %a)e a ph"sical #e+i#%h. So %ha% is %he ne3% phase. .n %he p#ocess o' ,hen 4an5ush#i a+so#+s, an! %he sun has +ecome ve#" #a!ian%, +la*in$ 'o#%h 'o# hun!#e!s o' %housan!s o' miles. When "ou !o %he sa!hana "ou ,ill $o %h#ou$h i% 0uic)l". When "ou spen! some %ime me!i%a%in$ on i%, "ou have %he moon !is) a#ise. .% is %he ,hi%e +o!hici%%a. @n %op %hen comes %he s,o#! ,hich +ecomes 4an5ush#i. .n his hea#% appea#s an A1, %ha% %hen sen!s ou% li$h% #a"s an! !#a,s +ac) %he Bu!!has an! %o$e%he# ,i%h 4an5ush#i, %he" a+so#+ in%o %he sun. /he sun +ecomes ve#" #a!ian%. Li)e a supe# nova. A% %ha% poin% "ou shoul! 'eel %ha% %he min! o' "ou# sel' an! %he #e! an! ,hi%e +o!hici%%a a#e mi3in$ 'ull". /hen on %op o' %ha% a#ises a 1&4. . sai! %ha% %he D1. ,as %he po%en%ial 'o# speech in %he as%#al #ealm. /he s,o#! s"m+oli*e! %he min! o' %he as%#al +ein$. =o, %hose have !ie!. Wha% "ou have is a moon an! a sun !is). Well no,, "ou as an in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e +ein$ have !ie!. (ou have %a)en "ou# #e+i#%h in%o %he semen an! %he +loo!. Wi%h %he mi3in$ o' "ou# min! ,i%h %he sun an! %he moon, no, "ou have $o%%en %he 'i#s% pa#% o' "ou# =i#mana)a"a %a)in$ 'o#m so imme!ia%el" "ou have %he po%en%ial 'o# speech. /ha% is %he 1&4 ,hich appea#s on %op o' i%. /he 1&4 %hen sen!s ou% li$h% #a"s an! a+so#+s +ac) all %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, ,#a%h'ul ones an! such an! %hen %ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o a la#$e va5#a. /he va5#a s%an!s %his %ime 'o# "ou# min!, an! +ecause i% is $oin$ %o +ecome (aman%a)a, i% is a ,#a%h'ul va5#a. .% means no hol!s +a##e!. . am no% $oin$ %o $e% hassle! +" samsa#a. So i% is a ,#a%h'ul po,e#'ul va5#a. A$ain i% has po%en%ial 'o# speech ,hich is %he 1&4 a% %he cen%e#. So "ou have $one '#om %he Dha#ma)a"a in%o %he Sam+ho$a)a"a 'o#m. /he Sam+ho$a)a"a has ha! i%8s evolu%ion in %he sense o' havin$ speech an! min! an! %he mani'es%a%ion o' i%8s +o!". /hen %he A1 ,hich p#o!uces %he sun s"m+oli*es his hol" min! +ein$ %he insepa#a+ili%" o' cla#i%" an! voi!ness. /hen %his comple%el" %#ans'o#ms an! p#o!uces %he sun an! %he moon onl". /ha% has %he 1&4 ,hich %hen is %a)in$ a ph"sical #e+i#%h. /he 1&4 s"m+oli*es %he po%en%ial 'o# speech. /ha% %hen p#o!uces %he va5#a on %op o' i% ,hich i% is sai! is %he va5#a appea#in$ is %he min!. /he speech is %he 1&4 an! %he sun an! %he moon !is) as %he ovum an! spe#m. @' cou#se %he" a#e comple%el" mi3e! no, +ecause "ou have ac%uall" %a)en "ou# #e+i#%h. .n $oin$ %h#ou$h %his p#ocess "ou have $one %h#ou$h 'ive levels o' pe#'ec%ions. (ou a#e no, on %he ve#$e o' p#o!ucin$ %he pe#'ec% #e+i#%h. /he #e+i#%h ,oul! %hen +e a'%e# havin$ emi%%e! all %he Bu!!has an! such, %he space +ecomes 'ille! ,i%h sesame see!s, %hen in one ins%an% i% comes +ac) an! all %ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o (aman%a)a on a lo%us an! sun sea%. /ha% %hen is, "ou have %a)en +i#%h. (ou a#e no, in %he ph"sical ,o#l!. Li)e %ha% is ,hen "ou come ou% o' %he ,om+. (ou coul! sa" %ha% %he nine mon%h p#ocess is ,hen "ou si%%in$ in %he#e as %his ,#a%h'ul va5#a emi%%in$ Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas in all %he !i#ec%ions ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .n %his "ou have %o have $one %h#ou$h %he p#ocess o' pu#i'ica%ion o' "ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es +ecause "ou a#e no lon$e# an o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$. (ou a#e no, a Bu!!ha. /he ,hole p#ocess has %o +e an a''i#ma%ion o' "ou# enli$h%enmen%. @' "ou# Bu!!hahoo!. So ho, "ou !o i% is, "ou have %he 'ive pe#'ec%ions. When %he moon cushion appea#s, an! i% #emains

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all %he ,a" %h#ou$h un%il i% 'inall" %#ans'o#ms ,i%h %he va5#a on %op o' i% in%o (aman%a)a, %he moon is calle! %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he mi##o# li)e ,is!om ,hich is #ela%e! ,i%h Vai#ochana. .% is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' 'o#m. =e3% comes %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he sun. /he sun is #ela%e! ,i%h %he p#is%ine ,is!om o' e0uanimi%" ,hich is 7a%nasam+hava ,hich is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' 'eelin$. /hen on %op o' %ha% is %he 1&4 in %he va5#a ,hich is %e#me! as %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he pe#cep%ions ,hich is %he Bu!!ha o' Ami%a+ha ,hich is %he pe#'ec%ion o' !isc#imina%in$ a,a#eness. /hen "ou have %he sp#ea!in$ o' all %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas '#om %he va5#a an! %he 1&4. /ha% %hen is calle! %he pe#'ec%ion o' comple%ion ,hich is comple%in$ %he ac%ivi%ies o' ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /ha% is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he ,is!om o' accomplishmen% ,hich is Amo$asi!!hi an! ,hich is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %hou$h% pa%%e#ns. 2inall" ,i%h %he mani'es%a%ion o' all o' %ha%, all o' %ha% ins%an%aneousl" a+so#+in$ +ac) an! 1&4 +ecomes (aman%a)a, %ha% %hen is calle! %he pe#'ec%ion o' +o!". /he pe#'ec%ion o' +o!" is %hen %he ,is!om o' #eali%", ,hich is A)sho+h"a, ,hich is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' consciousness. So in %he#e "ou have %he 'ive pe#'ec%ions. /he moon, sun, va5#a an! 1&4, %he sen!in$ ou% o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas an! %he 'ull %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %ha% as (aman%a)a, as +ein$ %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he mi##o# li)e ,is!om, %he pe#'ec%ion o' e0uanimi%" li)e ,is!om, %he pe#'ec%ion o' !isc#imina%in$ ,is!om, %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he all accomplishin$ ,is!om, an! %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he ,is!om o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%" ,hich is o' cou#se, Vai#ochana Bu!!ha, 7a%nasam+hava Bu!!ha, Ami%a+ha Bu!!ha, Amo$asi!!hi Bu!!ha an! A)sho+h"a Bu!!ha. /his is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' 'o#m, 'eelin$, pe#cep%ions, voli%ion an! consciousness. When "ou %a)e %ha% #e+i#%h, "ou have %he 'ull oppo#%uni%" %o i!en%i'" ,i%h "ou# sel' as %he %#ans'o#ma%ion, as +ein$ %ha% "ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es a#e no lon$e# %he mun!ane a$$#e$a%es, %he" a#e %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he 'ull mani'es%a%ion o' a Bu!!ha ,i%h %he 'ive pu#e a$$#e$a%es. .n %ha% ,a" i% es%a+lishes "ou# sel' as an enli$h%ene! +ein$. A% %ha% %ime "ou have %he 'ull mani'es%a%ion o' "ou#sel' as %he =i#mana)a"a ,hich ,e ,ill %al) a+ou% ne3% ,ee). So 'o# %his evenin$ ,e have %a)en ou#sel' '#om +ein$ in %he Dha#ma)a"a, %h#ou$h %he Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! have a##ive! as +ein$ =i#mana)a"a ,hich means ,e have $one '#om +ein$ 'o#mless %o havin$ a ve#" su+%le 'o#m %o 'inall" mani'es%in$ a 'ull" mani'es% 'o#m 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. We !o %ha% a% a pa#%icula# place in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala. /o !o %ha% "ou 'i#s% $ene#a%e "ou# sel' in an as%#al 'o#m +" mani'es%in$ a moon cushion +" ,hich "ou %hen appea# upon i% in %he 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i a#isin$ ou% o' a s,o#! an! a D1.. So %he#e is 'i#s% %he po%en%ial 'o# communica%ion ,i%h %he D1. s"lla+le on %he Sam+ho$a)a"a level. /ha% s"m+oli*es %ha% %he#e is ve#" p#is%ine min! s"m+oli*e! +" %he s,o#!. /ha% %hen mani'es%s %he pu#e +o!", %he pu#e +o!" o' (ou%h'ul 4an5ush#i ,i%h a $ol!en colo#e! +o!" an! +ein$ a li%%le s%e#n9 Wi%hin his hea#% appea#s '#om A1 a #e! sun cushion, s"m+oli*in$ %he 'ull mani'es%a%ion o' %he su+%le aspec% o' %he Sam+ho$a)a"a as%#al 'o#m. (ou can un!e#s%an! %ha% %he as%#al 'o#m is p#o!uce! p#incipall" '#om %he #eali*a%ion o' voi!ness an! clea# li$h%. /ha% is ,h" %he sun si%s a% %he hea#% o' 4an5ush#i an! i% is casual +ecause as much as "ou un!e#s%an! voi!ness an! %he cla#i%" o' %he clea# li$h% consciousness a% %he mos% su+%le level, "ou# un!e#s%an!in$ %ha% ,ill p#o!uce a cause o' havin$ a pu#e as%#al +o!". @' cou#se i% is #esul%an% in %he sense o' ,hen "ou !o have %he cla#i%" o' consciousness, %he clea# li$h% consciousness, %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness, %hen "ou ,ill have %he %#ue illuso#" +o!" o' %he Bu!!has. Wi%h %ha% "ou a#e a+le %o mani'es% in millions o' 'o#ms 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. So %ha% %hen s"m+oli*es %he pe#'ec%ion o' %he Sam+ho$a)a"a +o!" o' en5o"men% ,hich is "ou# as%#al 'o#m. 2#om %ha% poin% %hen, "ou s%ill 'eel %he nee! %o +e a+le %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. /o +e a+le %o !o %ha% "ou allo, "ou# sel' %o $o %h#ou$h 'u#%he# %#ans'o#ma%ions ,hich is ac%uall" %a)in$ a #e+i#%h. /o %a)e a #e+i#%h %hen, "ou allo, %he sun !is) %o #a!ia%e an! !#a, +ac) 4an5ush#is, Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas an! so on. /he" all a+so#+ %o$e%he# ,i%h "ou as 4an5ush#i in%o %he sun !is). /he sun !is) +ecomes la#$e# an! e3%#emel" #a!ian%. A% %ha% %ime "ou shoul! 'eel %ha% "ou# min! as a sen%ien% +ein$ is mi3in$, o# "ou# min! as %he enli$h%ene! +ein$ is mi3in$ ,i%h %he semen an! %he ovum an! %a)in$ a ph"sical #e+i#%h. As %ha% p#ocess comple%es, %he po%en%ial 'o# "ou %o +e a+le %o communica%e appea#s as a 1&4 on %op o' %ha%.

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2#om %ha% 1&4 %hen %he#e is %he !e'ini%e mani'es%a%ion o' "ou# min! as immu%a+le. As i% is immu%a+le i% appea#s as a la#$e +lac) ,#a%h'ul va5#a. W#a%h'ul +ecause i% is !e%e#mine!. . am c#"s%al clea# an! pu#e. .% has speech +ecause i% is ma#)e! ,i%h a 1&4. So in %ha% ,a" "ou s%an! on %op o' %he semen an! %he +loo!, o# %he ,hi%e an! %he #e! +o!hici%%a, o# %he sun an! %he moon !is) in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala. /hen +ecause "ou# ac%ivi%" on %his level is onl" 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, "ou emi% li$h% #a"s ,hich %u#n in%o millions o' va5#as, Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, ,#a%h'ul ones an! la!" )no,le!$e hol!e#s ,hich emana%e. ;ach has inc#e!i+le po,e# %o +ene'i% an! +less sen%ien% +ein$s. Allo, "ou#sel' %o #emain in %ha% me!i%a%ion 'o# some %ime 'illin$ %he comple%e mass o' space ,i%h in'ini%e Bu!!has an! so on. .n one ins%an% %he" all a+so#+ +ac) in%o "ou# +o!". /hen %he moon, sun, va5#a an! 1&4 su!!enl" %#ans'o#m an! %he#e appea#s a 'ull va#ie$a%e! lo%us. @n %op o' %ha% a sun cushion, on %op o' %ha% "ou# sel' as %he #esul%an% (aman%a)a. /he #esul%an% va5#a hol!e# (aman%a)a. (ou a#e a 'ull mani'es%a%ion o' (aman%a)a. (ou have nine 'aces, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms an! si3%een le$s. =o, "ou a#e 'ull" capa+le o' ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou can han!le all sen%ien% +ein$s in %his 'o#m. /hin) o' "ou#sel'. (ou a#e comin$ '#om a su+%le consciousness. (ou +ecome a li%%le mo#e coa#se an! so#% o' li)e an en%i%" %ha% can see an! o+se#ve %hin$s +u% can no% communica%e. /hen "ou sa", le%8s #eall" $o in %he#e an! ,o#) 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. Boom9 (ou +ecome %he nin5a (aman%a)a9 /hin) o' i% %ha% ,a". (ou a#e %a)in$ a coa#se# an! coa#se# 'o#m %o !o i%. (ou %a)e on a mo#e an! mo#e ,#a%h'ul aspec%. W#a%h'ul +ecause i% is ve#" !i''icul% in samsa#a. So "ou %a)e on %his po,e#'ul ,#a%h'ul aspec%. (ou a#e %he#e. (ou a#e (aman%a)a. Be%%e# %han a nin5a. So "ou ,o#) ,i%h "ou# sel' in %ha% manne#. .n %ha% ,a" "ou pu#i'" "ou# o#!ina#" !ea%h ,i%h Dha#ma)a"a, "ou# o#!ina#" in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e ,i%h Sam+ho$a)a"a an! "ou# o#!ina#" #e+i#%h ,i%h =i#mana)a"a. Wi%hin %his "ou have ac%uall" in an ela+o#a%e manne# pu#i'ie! !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h ,i%h %hese %h#ee levels o' visuali*a%ions. Chap%e# 9 Wi%h %he mo%iva%ion %ha% . am mani'es%e! 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s, %he#e is ac%uall" a !i''e#en% 'eelin$ an! %one. @n an o#!ina#" level o' maha"ana p#ac%ice, one s%#ives %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. @n %he %an%#ic level, one shoul! i!en%i'" ,i%h +ein$ 'ull" enli$h%ene!, +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s. So %he#e is an a''i#ma%ion . am +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s. 2#om %he ve#" po#es o' "ou# +ein$ "ou shoul! have %ha% %he li$h% #a"s emi% an! ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, lea!in$ %hem '#om %hei# !elusions an! +#in$in$ %hem in%o enli$h%enmen%. /hus "ou# ve#" 'o#m o' %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a is a +ene'i% 'o# all sen%ien% +ein$s. ?oin$ %h#ou$h %he p#ocess o' %#ans'o#min$ common !ea%h, common in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! common #e+i#%h in%o %he mani'es%a%ion o# #evealin$ o' %he Dha#ma)a"a, %he a%%ainmen% o' %he Sam+ho$a)a"a an! %he mani'es%a%ion +o!" o' =i#mana)a"a. 2#om ,i%hin %he s%a%e o' %he $#ea% voi!ness ,e allo, %he man!ala %o a#ise. Wi%hin %he man!ala comes a !a#) +lac) li$h% ene#$" ,hich 'ills %he lo,e# cen%#al pa#%. @n %op o' %his, '#om A1, comes a moon !is) '#om ,hich li)e a +u++le +u#s%in$ ou% o' mil), comes a $ol!en D1. %ha% emi%s li$h% #a"s, !#a,s +ac) %he va#ious Bu!!has '#om %he !i''e#en% !i#ec%ions ,ho a+so#+ in%o i% an! i% %#ans'o#m in%o a la#$e $ol!en s,o#! ,i%h i%8s hu+ ma#)e! D1.. .% is a $ol!en s,o#! ,i%h a #a!ian% ,hi%e $ol!en ene#$" +la*in$ 'o#%h. /his +la*es 'o#%h ene#$" an! +#in$s +ac) all o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas ,ho a+so#+ in%o i% an! i% %u#ns in%o 4an5ush#i. .n %he cen%e# o' his hea#%, '#om a s"lla+le A1, appea#s a sun !is) ,hich emi%s li$h% #a"s !#a,in$ +ac) all o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas. /he" a+so#+ %o$e%he# ,i%h 4an5ush#i in%o %he sun. /he sun !is) inc#eases an! +ecomes +la*in$ #a!ian% li)e a supe# nova o' ene#$". .n %his ,a" concen%#a%e on %ha% +ein$ %he ,hi%e an! %he #e! !is)s 'loa%in$ insi!e o' %he man!ala. @n %he %op %hem appea#s a +lue 1&4 ,hich s"m+oli*es po%en%ial 'o# speech. /his %#ans'o#ms in%o a la#$e ,#a%h'ul va5#a ma#)e! ,i%h 1&4 on %op o' %he #a!ian% #e! an! ,hi%e !is)s. .% #a!ia%es 'o#%h li$h% #a"s ,hich 'o#ms man" 'ine an! nume#ous poin%e! va5#as ,hich 'ills space an! mul%iplies, 'illin$ all space ,i%h man" Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, ,#a%h'ul ones an! la!" ,is!om hol!e#s. /hese ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s an! all +ecome (aman%a)a.

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.n one ins%an% all %ha% ene#$" comes +ac) in%o %he %,o !is)s, va5#a an! 1&4, an! %#ans'o#ms in%o %he $lo#ious (aman%a)a. /hus one has es%a+lishe! %he see!s 'o# %he #ipenin$ o' %he Dha#ma)a"a +" mani'es%in$ 4an5ush#i '#om %he D1. an! s,o#!. /his is %he a#isal o' %he Sam+ho$a)a"a. /he sun !is) a% %he hea#% o' 4an5ush#i is sai! %o +e %he sou#ce o' %he Sam+ho$a)a"a, o# pu#e as%#al 'o#m. 4e!i%a%in$ upon %he su+%le aspec% o' %ha% sun s"m+ol ,hich is clea# li$h% consciousness, %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness, is %he cause 'o# p#o!ucin$ %he su+%le +o!" o' 4an5ush#i. B" p#o!ucin$ %ha% su+%le +o!" o' 4an5ush#i, one is c#ea%in$ %he causes o' p#o!ucin$ no% onl" one8s as%#al +o!" in a 'ine# 'o#m, +u% ac%uall" pu#i'"in$ one8s as%#al +o!". /hus one ,ill +e a+le %o a%%ain %he Sam+ho$a)a"a ,hen one +ecomes enli$h%ene!. 1avin$ s%a"e! in %ha% s%a%e o' consciousness 'o# some momen%s ,i%h %he #eco$ni%ion . am Sam+ho$a)a"a, one #eali*es %ha% one canno% +ene'i% man" sen%ien% +ein$s. Al%hou$h havin$ an as%#al 'o#m, a+le %o %#avel man" places ,i%h no o+s%#uc%ions '#om ,alls o# moun%ains, ,ha%soeve#, one is a+le %o ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s onl" in a ve#" su+%le 'o#m ,hich is ve#" !i''icul% %o pe#ceive. So ,e !eci!e %o %a)e a coa#se mani'es%e! 'o#m an! ,e allo, ou#selves %o %a)e #e+i#%h. /his is %he p#ocess ,he#e %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas an! 4an5ush#i a+so#+ in%o %he sun !is) ,hich +ecomes #a!ian%. A 1&4 on %op s"m+oli*es %he mi3%u#e o' %he min! %o$e%he# ,i%h %he #e! an! ,hi%e elemen%s '#om %he 'a%he# an! %he mo%he#. Also 1&4 s"m+oli*es %he po%en%ial 'o# speech. /ha% %#ans'o#ms in%o a va5#a ma#)e! ,i%h 1&4 ,hich is %he min! o' %he +ein$ %a)in$ #e+i#%h. /he emi%%in$ o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas is %he !evelopmen% o' %he 'e%us ,i%hin %he ,om+. 2inall" ,i%h %he su!!en ins%an%aneous #e>a+so#+i%ion o' all o' %he Bu!!has an! %he Bo!hisa%%vas an! all sen%ien% +ein$s as (aman%a)a, +ac) in%o %he va5#a ,i%h %he 1&4, %his %hen su!!enl" mani'es%in$ as a va#ie$a%e! lo%us moon an! Sun an! upon %his s%an!s %he 'ull (aman%a)a. /he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. /his %hen is %he +i#%hin$, %he ac%ual a##ival in%o %he ,o#l!. .% is sai! in %he %eachin$ %ha% i' one can, on a hi$he# level o' p#ac%ice, eve#" ni$h% one shoul! lea#n ho, %o as%#al p#o5ec%. A% %ha% %ime one shoul! %#" %o pe#'o#m va#ious vi#%ues an! !ee!s 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s, visuali*in$ an! i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h onesel' as +ein$ a mani'es%a%ion o' 4an5ush#i, %he Bu!!ha o' Wis!om. When 'inishe! ,i%h %ha% p#ocess, one %a)es #e+i#%h an! !eci!es %o en%e# one8s ol! 'o#m +ecause +" #eliance on %he coa#se 'o#m "ou can +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s. So i% is sai! %ha% one shoul! ac%uall" visuali*e %ha% one8s ol! 'o#m is ac%uall" %he 'o#m o' (aman%a)a. @ne %hen #e> a+so#+s +ac) %o %ha% +o!". /his is %o +e !one as a ni$h%l" p#ac%ice o' %a)in$ #e+i#%h. So a% %he %ime o' $oin$ %o sleep, one p#ac%ices i!en%i'"in$ %he min! en%e#in$ in%o !eep sleep as +ein$ %he Dha#ma)a"a, a 'o#mless s%a%e o' consciousness. A#isin$ in %he !#eam s%a%e is Sam+ho$a)a"a, %he as%#al 'o#m. As %he !#eams come %o an en!, consciousl" en%e#in$ +ac) in%o "ou# +o!" as %he mani'es%a%ion o' %he =i#mana)a"a. So %ha% is %a)in$ %he %h#ee +o!ies on a ni$h%l" level o' e3pe#ience. We have no, a#isen as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a, %he +e$innin$ o' %o!a"8s %eachin$s. S@ /1; 4@@= S&= VAJ7A /@?;/1;7 W./1 /1; 1&4 /7A=S2@74 .=/@ /1; S;A/S @2 VA7.;?A/;D L@/&S,4@@= A=D S&=, &:@= W1.C1 . A7.S; AS A 7;S&L/A=/ VAJ7A 1@LD;7, /1; ?7;A/ A=D ?L@7.@&S DA7K BL&; VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, =.=; 2AC;S, /1.7/( 2@&7 A74S A=D S.E/;;= L;?S S/A=D.=? .= /1; :@S; @2 7.?1/ L;?S B;=/ A=D L;2/ L;?S @&/S/7;/C1;D. Visuali*e a ve#" massive an! po,e#'ul +ein$. (ou a#e no, %he #esul%an% va5#a hol!e#. As a Sam+ho$a)a"a "ou a#e casual, %he cause 'o# %he =i#mana)a"a %o mani'es%. So ,hen "ou +ecome %he =i#mana)a"a, "ou a#e %he #esul%. W./1 /1; AB.L./( /@ D;V@&7 /1; L@7DS @2 /1; /17;; 7;AL4S, (@& D.AB@L.CALL( C1@7/L; 1A 1A W./1 (@&7 /@=?&; DA7/.=? A=D 2A=?S BA7;D. (@&7 4@&/1 1AV.=? W7.=KL;S @2 A=?;7, (@&7 B7@WS A7; ALS@ W7.=KL;D .= A=?;7. (@&7 ;(;S A=D ;(;LAS1;S 2.7; L.K; /1; ;@= A/ /1; ;=D @2 D;S/7&C/.@=. A=D (@&7 (;LL@W B7@W= B7.S/L.=? 1A.7 ;7;C/. (@& 4AK; /17;A/;=.=? 4&D7AS A/ B@/1 /1; 4&=DA=; A=D ;E/7A 4&=DA=; D;./.;S, 27.?1/;=.=? ;V;= /1; 27.?1/2&L @=;S. B;LL@W.=? W./1 A /1&=D;7 L.K; 7@A7, /1;

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S(LLABL; :1;4, (@& ;A/ 1&4A= BL@@D, ?7;AS; 4A77@W A=D 2A/. (@& 1AV; 2.V; D7.;D 2;A7S@4; SK&LLS C7@W=.=? ;AC1 @2 (@&7 1;ADS. /he nine hea!s si$ni'" %he nine levels o' sc#ip%u#al %eachin$s in %he Bu!!ha Dha#ma. /he %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms an! %he +o!" speech an! min!, %hose %hi#%" seven s%an! 'o# %he %hi#%" seven +#anches lea!in$ %o enli$h%enmen%. /he#e a#e %hi#%" seven %hin$s ,hich "ou have %o $e% %o$e%he# %o +ecome enli$h%ene!. /he" a#e all 0ui%e easil" i!en%i'ie!. AD@7=;D W./1 /1; 7@SA7( @2 2.2/( 4@.S/ 1&4A= 1;ADS, (@& W;A7 /W@ BLACK S=AK;S AS B7A14.= /17;ADS. (@& A7; AD@7=;D W./1 /1; @7=A4;=/S 4AD; @2 1&4A= B@=;S S&C1 AS /1; W1;;L S1A:;D C7@W=, ;A7 7.=?S A=D S@ 2@7/1. (@&7 B;LL( .S B&L?.=?. (@&7 B@D( .S =AK;D. A=D (@&7 @7?A= S/A=DS ;7;C/. (@&7 ;(;B7@WS, ;(; LAS1;S, 4&S/AC1; A=D B@D( 1A.7 BLAI; W./1 /1; 2.7;S @2 /1; ;@= @2 D;S/7&C/.@=. (@&7 4A.= 2AC; .S /1A/ @2 A BLACK B&22AL@, ;E/7;4;L( 2&7.@&S 1AV.=? /W@ S1A7: 1@7=S. Al#i$h%, "ou have no, mani'es%e! in %his $#ea% an! inc#e!i+le 'o#m. 1o, po,e#'ul "ou ,oul! have %o +e %o hol! an elephan%9 So "ou have %o visuali*e inc#e!i+le po,e#. (ou a#e no% a ,imp" li%%le +ein$. (ou a#e !a#) +lue Va5#a Bhai#ava ,i%h nine 'aces, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms an! si3%een le$s. (ou have %he a+ili%" %o !evou# %he Lo#!s o' %he /h#ee 7ealms. /he %h#ee #ealms a#e consi!e#e! %o +e on %he ea#%h, in %he s)", an! in %he heavens a+ove %he s)". (ou# %on$ue is li)e li$h%enin$. .% 'lashes. (ou# 'an$s a#e +a#e! an! %he" a#e ve#" $leamin$ an! sha#p an! "ou have a ve#" ,#a%h'ul, ,#a%h'ul ,#in)les. W#in)les o' ,#a%h. So "ou# ,#a%h is all a#oun! "ou. (ou shoul! have a ve#" elec%#ic, po,e#'ul elec%#ic ene#$". /he pai# o' ho#ns si$ni'" %he %,o levels o' %#u%h, conven%ional %#u%h ,hich is 5us% %he o#!ina#" appea#ance o' %hin$s, an! %he ul%ima%e level o' %#u%h. /he" also s"m+oli*e %he as%#al +o!", ,hich is %he #ela%ive level o' %#u%h an! clea# li$h% consciousness ,hich is %he ul%ima%e level o' %#u%h. So "ou can have %,o %hin$s. (ou can sa" %his is %he %,o levels o' %#u%h. .% is also %he as%#al +o!" an! %he clea# li$h% consciousness. (ou# e"e+#o,s a#e li)e %he 'i#e o' %he e#a o' !es%#uc%ion an! "ou# hai# is "ello, an! +#is%lin$ e#ec%. (ou sho, %he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#as %o %he mun!ane an! ul%#a mun!ane !ei%ies. /he lo,e# han!s a#e poin%in$ !o,n,a#!s, %he uppe# han!s a#e palm up,a#!s. 2#i$h%enin$ even %he '#i$h%'ul ones. Bello,in$ in a %hun!e#ous #oa# %he s"lla+le :1;4. :1;4 is %he soun! ,hich !#a,s all %he !a)as an! !a)inis an! all %he ,o#l!. When "ou soun! :1;4, i% comple%el" +in!s %hem. /he" a#e imme!ia%el" hoo)e! %o "ou. /he" !o ,ha% "ou as) %hem %o !o. So "ou# #oa# :1;4 ,hich means %ha% %he#e is no ,a" %he" a#e $oin$ %o i$no#e "ou. (ou ea% human +loo!, $#ease, ma##o, an! 'a% an! have 'ive 'ea#some !#ie! s)ulls c#o,nin$ each o' "ou# hea!s. So "ou have nine hea!s an! each has 'ive poin%e! s)ull c#o,n. /he 4an5ush#i on %op !oes no% have s)ulls +u% 5e,els +ecause he is appea#in$ as a +o!hisa%%va. A!o#ne! ,i%h a s)ull #osa#" o' 'i'%" mois% human hea!s, 'ai#l" '#esh. 2o# e3ample in %he inne# o''e#in$ a#e %h#ee hea!s, one ve#" mois%, one $one $#een an! one !#ie! up. A% %his poin% %he" a#e all '#esh an! s"m+oli*e %ha% in %he Bu!!his% ps"cholo$" %he#e a#e 'i'%" secon!a#" !elusions such as an$e#, i$no#ance, $#ee!, a%%achmen% an! so on. Wea#in$ %he 'i'%" hea!s s"m+oli*es %ha% he has cu% o'' %he hea!s o' %hese 'i'%" !elusions an! ,ea#s %hem as an a!o#nmen%. So i% is an o#namen% meanin$ %he min! is no lon$e# cau$h% +" !elusion. (ou ,ea# %,o +lac) sna)es o' B#ahmin %h#ea!s. /hese a#e la#$e live +lac) sna)es. /hei# hea!s come up, %he" a#e ,#appe! a#oun! "ou# +o!" c#oss ,a"s. (aman%a)a !oes no% have sna)e o#namen%s. 7emem+e# %ha% . sai! %ha% %he o%he# ,#a%h'ul ones o' %he p#o%ec%ion man!ala have sna)e o#namen%s +ecause %he" con%#ol spi#i%s. (aman%a)a !oes no% have %hose on his +o!" +u% !oes have o#namen%s ma!e o' human +ones such as %he ,heel shape! c#o,n. (ou have nine hea!s. /he (aman%a)a p#inciple 'ace is 'ull hea!. /hen %he hea!s %o %he si!e a#e 5oine! an! each also has a ,heel c#o,n ,i%h 'ive s)ulls on i%. .% means %ha% "ou can see in all !i#ec%ions no,. /he ea##in$s 'o# (aman%a)a8s +u''alo ea#s a#e un!e# his ho#ns, an! han$ '#om a li%%le loop. .% has a loop, a li%%le ,heel ma!e o' spo)es an! on %he %h#ee lo,e# spo)es, li%%le s%#in$s o' +ones. 1e has a cho)e# nec)lace an! also +ones %ha% come ac#oss %he ches% an! +ac) an! ,hich ma%ch %he sna)es a#oun! his +o!". 1e has ,#is%le%s an! a#mle%s. .n %hese %he#e a#e %,o +an!s o' +one $oin$ comple%el" a#oun! %he a#m an! %hen on %he %op an! +o%%om is an ei$h% spo)e ,heel a$ain. 2#om %he cen%e# o' %he spo)es "ou have %h#ee li%%le pen!an%s comin$ ou% ,i%h li%%le +ones. .n %he cen%e# o' %he

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ches% is an ei$h% spo)e ,heel hel! +" %he +an!s comin$ ove# %he shoul!e#. /he $i#!le has a +el% o' ,hich %he#e a#e %,o s%#an!s ,i%h ,heels place! +e%,een %hem an! %hen s%#an!s %ha% han$ !o,n %o a+ou% his )nees li)e an ap#on o' +ones. /o ,ea# 'i'%" human hea!s o+viousl" he has %o +e 0ui%e hu$e. /he nec)lace onl" han$s %o %he level o' his )nees so he is a ma5o# +i$ c#ea%u#e9 /he e"e+#o,s, e"elashes, mus%ache, an! +o!" hai# a+la*e li)e %he eon o' !es%#uc%ion. .' "ou %hin) o' %hose +ein$s in Cocoon, "ou $e% an i!ea o' ,ha% so#% o' ene#$" has %o +e a#oun! "ou# +o!". .% has %o +e a ve#" vi+#an% ene#$" ,i%h 0uali%". 2o# "ou pe#sonall" i% is a mani'es%a%ion o' ecs%as" an! also %he +#illian% li$h%s o' $ivin$ +liss %o sen%ien% +ein$s. As 'o# ou%si!e +ein$s ,ho a#e ne$a%ive o# evil, i% appea#s as an inc#e!i+l" +u#nin$ 'lame. .% is ve#" %e##i'"in$ 'o# %hem. 2o# $oo! +ein$s, 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s ,ho a#e ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' o%he#s, i% $ives +liss in %hei# min!. (ou# main +u''alo has %,o la#$e nos%#ils. /he" a#e ,hi%e ho% ,i%h inc#e!i+le 'lame an! po,e# comin$ ou% o' %hem. /he lips cu#l +ac) %o e3pose 'an$s #a%he# %han %he 'unn" 'la% %ee%h o' a +u''alo. ;ach 'ace has %h#ee e"es. @n %op o' %he Bu''alo 'ace +e%,een %he ho#ns is a #e! 'ace. /he main 'ace has a s)ull c#o,n an! %he %hi#! e"e #i$h% %he#e. Jus% +ehin! %he 'ive s)ulls is sea%e! a +lue A)sho+h"a ,ho has a +ell an! va5#a, em+#acin$ his conso#%, an! is %he Lo#! o' %he 'amil" o' (aman%a)a. (aman%a)a %an%#a is in %he 'amil" o' A)sho+h"a, he is %#ans'o#min$ consciousness. .% is also %he Bu!!ha o' %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%", a mani'es%a%ion o' %he %#ue ,is!om o' #eali%", %he !ha#ma!a%u. /ha% is A)sho+h"a. /ha% is "ou# #oo% $u#u. (ou# #oo% $u#u, %he one %ha% has $iven "ou %an%#ic ini%ia%ions, an! ac%uall" eve#" %ime "ou $e% an ini%ia%ion, al,a"s i% is Va5#a!ha#a. .n %ha% ,a" "ou can un!e#s%an! all o' %he ini%ia%in$ $u#us, an! %hen "ou have a hea#% +on! ,i%h %hem sea%e! upon %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! a% all %imes.

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.n '#on% o' %he #e! 'ace is %he li%%le A)sho+h"a. A li%%le hi$he# up is %he #e! 'ace! e3%#emel" 'ea#some, 4a#a, a !emon. 1is mou%h is sna#lin$. 1e has also %h#ee e"es, 'ive s)ulls on %he c#o,n o' his hea!. @n %op o' his hea! is 4an5ush#i. 4a)e i% a li%%le smalle#. =o#mall" %he" sa" %he#e is %he +i$ (aman%a)a, a smalle# hea! o' %he #e! 4a#a, 4an5ush#i8s hea! is a li%%le smalle# %han %ha% a$ain. 1e has %he +o!hisa%%va a!o#nmen%, 'ive 5e,el c#o,n, an! he is 5us% a li%%le upse%, +u% he has a %hi#! e"e also ,hich is so#% o' %hin. All %he o%he# !ei%ies have ve#" 'a% +ul$" e"es. 4an5ush#i has %he +eau%i'ul 'ace o' %he Bu!!ha. Bu% he has a ,#in)le o' ,#a%h. AS 2@7 (@&7 2AC;S, A/ /1; BAS; @2 (@&7 7.?1/ 1@7=, /1; 2.7S/ 2AC; .S BL&;, /1; 2AC; /@ ./S 7.?1/ .S 7;D A=D /1; 2AC; /@ ./S L;2/ .S (;LL@W. AS 2@7 (@&7 2AC;S A/ /1; BAS; @2 (@&7 L;2/ 1@7=, /1; 2.7S/ 2AC; .S W1./;, /1; 2AC; /@ ./S 7.?1/ .S ?7;( A=D /1; 2AC; /@ ./S L;2/ .S BLACK. /1;S; 2AC;S A7; V;7( W7A/12&L A=D ;AC1 @2 (@&7 2AC;S 1AS /17;; ;(;S. As 'o# %he 'aces un!e# %he #i$h% ho#n, %he 'i#s% 'ace is %he one in %he cen%e#. .% is al,a"s cen%e#, #i$h% an! le'%. Al,a"s %ha% ,a" ,hen "ou coun% 'aces. W./1 (@&7 2.7S/ 7.?1/ A=D L;2/ 1A=DS (@& 1@LD /1; 4@.S/ SK.= @2 A= ;L;:1A=/ S/7;/C1;D @:;= B( ./S L;2/ 27@=/ A=D 1.=D L;?S, W./1 ./S 1;AD /@ (@&7 7.?1/ A=D ./S 1A.7( BACK S1@W.=?. /he 'i#s% an! le'% han!s a#e hol!in$ %he mois% s)in o' an elephan% +" %he le'% '#on% an! hin! le$s. /he elephan%8s +ac) 'aces ou%,a#!s an! %he %umm" 'aces in an! %he %,o lo,e# le$s !an$le !o,n. /he elephan% is s"m+olic o' %#ans'o#ma%ion o' i$no#ance. .$no#ance is ve#" heav". When "ou $o %o Colle$e an! "ou !o no% un!e#s%an!, i% is so#% o'

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li)e "ou# hea! $e%s heav". An elephan% also s"m+oli*es %he uncon%#olle! min! ,hich can !o an inc#e!i+le amoun% o' !ama$e. Li)e an elephan% on a #ampa$e, no%hin$ can s%op i%. When ou# human min! $oes c#a*" ,i%h !elusion, ,e can !es%#o" a $oo! %hin$. So in %ha% ,a" %he elephan% +ein$ s)inne!, is s)innin$ i$no#ance. /ha% i% is hel! alo'% is %ha% he has comple%el" %a)en ove# i%. .$no#ance can no lon$e# +e e''ec%ive. . use! %o me!i%a%e ,ha% ,oul! i% +e %o +e a+le %o hol! up an elephan% s)in. Jus% $e% in%o %he po,e# an! %he capaci%" %o $o +e"on! m" le%ha#$ic la*" min! ,hich is s%upi!. So %he#e is some%hin$ $oo! in %ha%. /he s%#e%che! elephan% s)in is %he ove#comin$ o' i$no#ance. /he#e'o#e such a mani'es%a%ion o' Va5#a Bhai#ava is no% onl" %o loo) ma$ni'icen% an! +eau%i'ul, +u% eve#"%hin$ %hin$ is %o sho, %he +asis o' %he #eal si%ua%ion o' +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. .% lis%s %he %hi#%" seven %"pes o' %hin$s 'o# +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. /he" a#e %he 'ou# #ecollec%ions, %he 'ou# %"pes o' a+an!onmen%, %he 'ou# %"pes o' concen%#a%ion, %he 'ive po,e#s, %he 'ive 'o#ces, %he seven p#ac%ices o' enli$h%enmen%, %he ei$h% 'ol! pa%h. ;ach o' %he han!s an! %he +o!", speech an! min! #ep#esen%s %he %hi#%" seven %hin$s. /he si3%een 'ee% si$ni'" %he si3%een %"pes o' voi!ness ,hich a#e %he ou%e# voi!ness, %he inne# voi!ness, %he voi!ness o' +o%h an! o%he# ones. Comple%el" na)e! means "ou have no o+scu#a%ion an! can un!e#s%an! eve#"%hin$. (ou# hai# #isin$ up,a#!s means %ha% "ou have comple%el" achieve! ni#vana, %he hi$hes% $oal o' enli$h%enmen%. AS 2@7 (@&7 @/1;7 7.?1/ 1A=DS, (@& 1@LD .= /1; 2.7S/ A CL;AV;7, /he cleave# in (aman%a)a is a s,o#! +la!e ,i%h a cu#ve! pa#% an! i% hoo)s. .% is 'o# s)innin$ %hin$s. So ,i%h %he cu#ve! pa#% "ou coul! sc#ape %he e3cess 'a% o'' an animal s)in. .% cu%s %he +o!" a,a" '#om %he hi!e o' %he animal. /hus i% cu%s i$no#ance. .% cu%s %he s)in o'' o' i$no#ance an! in %ha% ,a" i% has %o +e ve#" sha#p an! ve#" p#is%ine. .% means %he illumina%ion o' i$no#ance. /1; S;C@=D A J&.LL, /he 0uill is a la#$e ,oo!en %hin$ ,i%h a 'ine poin%. 1e hol!s i% in his han! an! o'' i%8s en! is a +unch o' 'ea%he#s. Li)e a 0uill. A ,#i%in$ implemen% +u% in %ha% s%"le an! i% can s%a+ so %o spea). /he 0uill is %he elimina%ion o' p#e5u!ice an! pa#%icula#l" %he p#e5u!ice conce#nin$ su+5ec% an! o+5ec%, o# o+5ec%s an! co$ni%ion. Some%imes ,e loo) a% an o+5ec% an! %he ,a" ,e co$ni*e i% is p#e5u!ice. Well %ha% 0uill is ,ha% p#ic)s %ha%. :#ic)s %he +u++le o' p#econceive! concep%ions, i% is sai!. /1; /1.7D A W@@D;= :;S/L; =o% li)e a pes%le an! mo#%a#, +u% a la#$e ,oo!en one ,hich has a +i$ ,oo!en en! on %he one si!e an! a li%%le place 'o# a han!le an! a +i$ ,oo!en en! on %he o%he# en!. .% is 'o# +ea%in$ #ice. (ou ,oul! no#mall" have a la#$e ,oo!en li)e s%ump ,i%h %he cen%e# !ishe!. (ou ,oul! %h#o, in %he #ice an! +ea% %he #ice un%il i% ,as c#ushe! 'la%. So "ou have %his +i$ %hin$ %o +ea% %hin$s 'la%. /he +i$ pes%le is 'o# %he 'o#ce o' memo#". .% comple%el" !es%#o"s 'o#$e%'ulness. /1; 2@&7/1 A 2.S1 K=.2; /he 'ish )ni'e cu%s o'' %he #oo%s o' samsa#a. /his means %ha% "ou as a p#ac%i%ione#, i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a, all o' %hese %hin$s come un!e# "ou# po,e#. /his is a s,o#! +la!e %ha% $oes li)e %his. .% is one o' %hese so#% o' .%alian s%ile%%o s%"les so i% has a cu#v" +la!e. /1; 2.2/1 A 1A7:@@= /he ha#poon is %he elimina%ion o' %he ins%inc%ive o+s%acles 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. A lon$ spea#, ,i%h a li%%le co#! a%%ache! '#om %he hea! %ha% $oes +ac) in%o "ou# han!. .% ,oul! +e in %his mu!#a so %he poin% o' i% is poin%in$ 'o#,a#! li)e %ha%. /1; S.E/1 A= ADI;

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/he a3e hea! is up %o %his en! an! %he %op o' %he +ac) o' %he +la!e has a li%%le va5#a on i%. Li)e %he %op o' %he a3e has a li%%le va5#a li)e %ha%. /1; S;V;=/1 A S:;A7 /he spea# has a lon$ sha'%. /he spea# pene%#a%es ,#on$ vie,s. /1; ;.?1/1 A= A77@W /he a##o, comple%el" !es%#o"s %he conse0uences o' p#e5u!ice. 2o# e3ample i' "ou have a s%#on$ p#e5u!ice, %he a##o, can !es%#o" %ha% so %ha% "ou !o no% e3pe#ience ne$a%ive conse0uences o' +ein$ p#e5u!ice!. .= /1; BACK 7@W .= (@&7 =.=/1 1A=D (@& 1@LD A= .7@= 1@@K /he hoo) hoo)s in %he Bu!!has. So an" %ime "ou ,an% %o hoo) o# !#a, %he a%%en%ion o' a pa#%icula# Bu!!ha "ou visuali*e %ha% aspec% an! %he Bu!!ha is #i$h% %he#e. /he hoo) has %he po,e# %o summon %he !ei%ies an! #eceive po,e#s '#om %hem. Also %he possi+ili%" %o summon ha#m'ul spi#i%s an! %o %ame %hei# min!s. So pa#%icula#l" ne$a%ive spi#i%s, li)e i' "ou hea#! o' a pa#%icula#l" ne$a%ive spi#i%, an! "ou )no, ho, %o !o i%, "ou !o no% 5us% $o ou% an! !o %his i' "ou !o no% )no, ,ha% "ou a#e !oin$. (ou can $o ou% %he#e an! "ou can hoo) in %he spi#i% an! "ou can !omina%e i%. (ou can ma)e him +ecome "ou# se#van%. So %ha% is some%hin$ %ha% "ou can !o ,hen "ou have enou$h po,e#. /1; /;=/1 A SK&LL CL&B, /he %en%h hol!s a s)ull clu+, a human spine ,i%h #i+s an! ,i%h a s)ull a% %he en!. Bu% i% !oes no% have %he shoul!e# +one. .% !oes no% have %he a#ms. (ou a#e hol!in$ i% as i' "ou $#a++e! %he +ase o' %he spine an! %hen "ou have %he spine sha'% $oin$ up an! %he#e is some #i+s an! %hen %he s)ull hea! an! %ha% is %he clu+ 'o# +ea%in$. S)ull clu+ is %he !es%#uc%ion o' %he o+s%acles o' ac%ions. /he o+s%acles o' ac%ionsA %he#e a#e 'ou# ac%ions. /he ac%ion o' paci'"in$, inc#easin$, a%%#ac%in$ o# +ein$ ,#a%h'ul. Some%imes ,e 'eel ina!e0ua%e. We 'eel . can no% !o %ha%. Well %he s)ull clu+ !es%#o"s %he o+s%acles %o +ein$ a+le %o !o %ha%. So "ou have %he po,e# %o !o an" o' %hose 'ou# ac%ions. /1; ;L;V;=/1 A K1A/AVA=?A, /he eleven%h a )ha%van$a. .% has a vase, a !ou+le va5#a, %h#ee hea!s6 '#eshl" cu%, $#een an! %hen +ones. @n %op o' %ha% is a va5#a. .% is a s"m+ol 'o# 1e#u)a. /he )ha%van$a is %he is s"m+ol o' 1e#u)a. 1e#u)a8s an! Va5#a"o$ini8s p#ac%ice is clea# li$h%. /hei# p#ac%ice is emphasi*in$ clea# li$h%. (aman%a)a emphasi*es ac%uall" %,o %hin$s. /he $ene#a%ion o' +liss +u% also %he ,o#)in$ ,i%h %he as%#al +o!". When "ou $e% in%o %an%#acism, %he#e is %he mo%he# %an%#as an! %he 'a%he# %an%#as an! non !ual %an%#as. 4o%he# %an%#as $ene#a%e +liss an! clea# li$h%. 2a%he# %an%#as ,o#) on "ou# as%#al +o!". =on !ual %an%#as ,o#) on %hem +o%h e0uall". (ou a#e p#ac%icin$ (aman%a)a. /ha% is a non !ual %an%#a ,hich means i% $ene#a%es +lissHclea# li$h% an! as%#al +o!" +o%h a% %he same %ime. So %he )ha%van$a s"m+oli*es %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss ,hich means %ha% "ou have all %he me%ho!s an! %echni0ues o' 1e#u)a %an%#a. So "ou !o no% nee! %o $o %o %he 1e#u)a %an%#as. (ou have i% all in (aman%a)a. /1; /W;L2/1 A W1;;L, A ,heel. .n %he comic +oo)s . have i% sho,s Vishnu. 1e has 'ou# a#ms. @ne o' %he han!s is +ac) li)e %his an! %he#e is a !is) ,hich spins on i%. .% has ve#" sha#p +la!es all a#oun! i%. .% is so#% o' li)e a '#i*+ee +u% i% is al,a"s cen%e#e! on his 'in$e#, an! ,hen an"one is eve# ne$a%ive o# ,hen Vishnu !eci!es he ,an%s %o elimina%e an"one, he %h#o,s i% an! i% spins !o,n an! chops %hei# hea!s o'' an! %hen comes +ac) %o his 'in$e#. 2o# (aman%a)a, he hol!s a va5#a o' ,hich %his si%s on %op an! spins. So i% is 5us% a ve#" sha#p !is) ,i%h ve#" sha#p +la!es on %he ou%si!e. .% has no%hin$ in %he cen%e#. .% 5us% spins ma$icall" a% %he en! o' %he va5#a. When "ou %#ans'o#m '#om Vai#ochana in%o %he man!ala "ou have one o'

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%hese in "ou# han!s a% %ha% poin% %oo9 A va5#a ,i%h a ,heel on %op. /he ,heel is %he a%%ainmen% o' %he a+ili%" %o cons%an%l" $ive !ha#ma %eachin$s. .% sa"s ,heneve# "ou %u#n %he !ha#ma cha)#a, %u#n %he !ha#ma ,heel is %o $ive %he !ha#ma %eachin$. /1; /1.7/;;=/1 A 2.V;>S:@K; VAJ7A, /he va5#a means %ha% "ou have %he 'ive ,is!oms. .% means %ha% (aman%a)a is a mani'es%a%ion o' %he 'ive ,is!oms, +u% havin$ %he va5#a is %he s"m+ol %ha% . have %hem. /1; 2@&7/;;=/1 A VAJ7A>1A44;7, .n %he 'ou#%een%h a va5#a hamme#. /his is li)e a hamme# +u% "ou ,oul! have %he hea! o' %he hamme# on %his si!e an! a 'ive poin%e! va5#a on %he o%he# an! %he sha'% o' %he hamme# ,oul! +e li)e %his. (ou ,oul! hol! i% he#e an! Va5#a nail %hin$s9 /he hamme# is %he !es%#uc%ion o' mise#liness /1; 2.2/;;=/1 A SW@7D /he s,o#! has %he han!le o' a va5#a an! a ve#" sha#p s,o#! +la!e. /he s,o#! means %ha% "ou can achieve %he ei$h% po,e#s. /1; S.E/;;=/1 A LA7?; DA4A7&. /he !#um +ea%in$ in %he lo,es% han! a%%#ac%s %he a%%en%ion o' %he Bu!!has. .% is li)e ,hen %he Bu!!has hea# i%, %he" imme!ia%el" +ecome in%e#es%e!. .% is %he soun! o' +liss an! voi!ness. (ou mus% #emem+e# ,hen . sai! one si!e o' %he s)ull is +liss an! %he o%he# si!e is voi!ness, %he onl" ,a" "ou can ma)e %ha% noise is ,i%h %,o clappe#s an! %,o opposi%e si!es o' %he !#um an! %he#e'o#e +liss an! voi!ness have %o +e insepa#a+le. AS 2@7 (@&7 @/1;7 L;2/ 1A=DS, .= /1; 2.7S/ (@& 1@LD A SK&LLC&: 2.LL;D W./1 BL@@D, /he s)ull cup in %he 'i#s% o' %he le'% han!s means %ha% i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a, all o' "ou# commi%men%s ,ill al,a"s +e 'ull 5us% as %he s)ull cup o' (aman%a)a a% %his poin% is 'ull o' +loo! an! in%es%ines, so also ,ill "ou# p#ac%ice comple%el" elimina%e all o' %he !e$ene#a%ions o' "ou# p#ecep%s an! eve#"%hin$. So i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a p#ope#l", "ou ,ill neve# have %o ,o##" a+ou% !e$ene#a%in$ as a spi#i%ual p#ac%i%ione#. /1; S;C@=D A 1;AD @2 B7A14A 1an$in$ '#om his han! +" i%8s hai# is %he 'ou# 'aces o' B#ahma, consi!e#e! %o +e one o' %he !ivini%ies. 1e has 'ou# 'aces %o %he 'ou# !i#ec%ions. /he hea! o' B#ahma is ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s ,i%h $#ea% compassion. /1; /1.7D A S1.;LD /he shiel! is %he si$n %ha% "ou have vic%o#" ove# all !elusions. Ac%uall" i% is sai! %ha% %he implemen%s in %he #i$h% han!s a#e implemen%s o' !es%#o"in$ %hin$s, +ea%in$ %hin$s an! p#ic)in$ %hin$s. /he implemen%s o' %he le'% han! a#e %he s"m+ols o' %he vic%o#ies %ha% "ou have a%%aine!. So "ou have pe#'ec% sama"a. (ou ,o#) ,i%h pe#'ec% love an! compassion. (ou have vic%o#" ove# all o' %he !elusions. /1; 2@&7/1 A L;? /he le$ is +ein$ a+le %o %#avel %o enli$h%enmen%. /1; 2.2/1 A LASS@

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/his is a pa#%icula# %"pe o' lasso ,hich is 'o# %he Lo#! o' Dea%h. (ou hol! i% a% %he mi!!le. /his en! o' i% he#e has a hoo) on i% an! %his en! he#e has a #in$ on i%. /he noose is comple%el" +in!in$, %ha% "ou have %he +in!in$ po,e# o' ,is!om an! i% means %ha% "ou a#e 'ull o' ,is!om. /1; S.E/1 A B@W /he +o, is %he vic%o#" ove# all o' %he %h#ee #ealms o' e3is%ence. /hose #ealms on %he ea#%h, in %he s)" an! in %he heavens a+ove. /he" coul! +e un!e#s%oo! as +ein$ %he !esi#e, 'o#m an! 'o#mless #ealms. (ou# choice. /1; S;V;=/1 .=/;S/.=;S /he in%es%ines si$ni'" %ha% %he na%u#e o' e3is%ence is no% %#ul" e3is%en%. /he" a#e voi!. A=D /1; ;.?1/ A B;LL /he +ell is %he ,is!om o' %he voi!ness. .= /1; BACK>7@W .= (@&7 =.=/1 1A=D (@& 1@LD A 1A=D /he nin%h, +ac) a% %he %op, is a han!. (ou a#e hol!in$ i% +" %he ,#is%. /he han! is %he 'ou# %"pes o' ac%ivi%ies, %ha% o' paci'"in$, inc#easin$, a%%#ac%in$ an! ,#a%h'ulness. /he han! has 'ou# 'in$e#s. /he 'ou# 'in$e#s a#e %he 'ou# colo#s, ,hi%e 'o# paci'"in$, "ello, 'o# inc#easin$, #e! 'o# a%%#ac%in$ an! +lac) 'o# +ein$ ,#a%h'ul. /1; /;=/1 A CL@/1 S17@&D /he %en%h is a clo%h sh#ou!, ac%uall" %he sh#ou! %ha% cove#s a cas)e%. /he clo%h o' %he ceme%e#", is %he uncove#in$ o' voi!ness. /1; ;L;V;=/1 A 4A= .4:AL;D A= A S/.CK /he eleven%h is a s%ic) an! on %he en! is a human +ein$. .% is 5us% han$in$ %he#e s%uc) on a s%ic). /he s)e,e#e! human means pene%#a%ive insi$h% in%o voi!ness +u% also pa#%icula#l" %ha% i' "ou a#e a sen%ien% +ein$ ,hich has +een ho##i+le, li)e ve#" uncon%#olla+le, ve#" evil an! ha! a ho##i+le e3is%ence, %ha% even i' "ou have !one %ha%, i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a, (aman%a)a ,ill %a)e "ou enli$h%enmen%. So %his s)e,e#e! human means %ha% i% !oes no% ma%%e# ,ha% "ou have !one, (aman%a)a ,ill no% le% "ou $o. 1e ,ill no% 'o#sa)e "ou. So i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a, (aman%a)a ,ill save "ou '#om havin$ %o %a)e an" +a! #e+i#%hs an! ,ill %a)e "ou %o enli$h%enmen%. /1; /W;L2/1 A 2.7; S/@V; /he %,el'%h is a 'i#e s%ove. .% is %hen, %ha% in his han! %hen is a li%%le so#% o' a sha'% ,hich comes up an! has a li%%le po% an! in %he po% a#e ho% +u#nin$ coals. (ou shoul! visuali*e i% as a %#ian$ula# po% %ha% comes up '#om a 'ine lo,e# poin% an! %he coals a#e insi!e %he %#ian$ula# pa#% o' i%. /he s%ove has %,o meanin$s. .n he#e i% sa"s %he s%ove is illumina%in$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%". /he secon! meanin$ o' i% is %he $ene#a%ion o' ps"chic hea%. /ha% is ,h" i% is in %he shape o' a li%%le %#ian$le. /1; /1.7/;;=/1 A SCAL: .n %he %hi#%een%h is a scalp. So i% is as i' someone choppe! i% o'' o' %he %op o' %he hea! an! is hol!in$ %he scalp +" %he hai#. /he piece o' s)ull ,i%h %he hai# on i% is %he s%#eam o' consciousness o' such a !ei%" is 'ille! ,i%h %he nec%a# o' compassion.

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/1; 2@&7/;;=/1 A 1A=D .= /1; /17;A/;=.=? 4&D7A /he 'ou#%een%h is a han! in %he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a. So %he han! is hol!in$ %he han! +" %he ,#is% +u% %his han! is $oin$ li)e %ha%. /he han! in %he %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a is ,a#nin$ ha#m'ul spi#i%s no% %o cause ha#m %o %his p#ac%i%ione#. /1; 2.2/;;=/1 A /7.D;=/ W./1 /17;; 1A=?.=? :;==A=/S /he 'i'%een%h is a %#i!en% ,i%h %h#ee han$in$ pen!an%s. .' "ou %oo) a %#i!en% an! '#om ,he#e %he sha'% o' %he %#i!en% $oes in%o %he %#i!en% pa#% is %h#ee han$in$ pen!an%s. /he %#i!en% is %he s"m+ol o' 1e#u)a. 1e#u)a8s an! Va5#a"o$ini8s p#ac%ice is +liss an! clea# li$h%. /hei# p#ac%ice is emphasi*in$ +liss. /he %#i!en% is %he na%u#e o' %he +o!" speech an! min! a#e one. So al%hou$h %he %#i!en% has %h#ee poin%s, i% means 'o# an enli$h%ene! +ein$, %he +ein$ o' %he +o!" speech an! min! a#e all one. /he" a#e no% sepa#a%e %hin$s. /he Bo!" o' %he Bu!!ha, %he Speech o' %he Bu!!ha an! %he 4in! o' %he Bu!!ha all a#e 'ull" conscious. A=D /1; S.E/;;=/1 A S/.CK W./1 CL@/1>S/7;A4;7S A/ /1; ;=D /he si3%een%h is a s%ic) ,i%h clo%h s%#eame#s on %he en!. /ha% is ac%uall" a 'an. So "ou have a s%ic) an! %hen comin$ o'' o' i% is li)e a 'an. /he 'an is %ha% eve#"%hin$ is me#el" an illusion. /he 'an an! %he ,in! %ha% i% c#ea%es means %ha% all phenomena a#e li)e illusions. AS 2@7 (@&7 7.?1/ 2;;/, /1; 2.7S/ /7;ADS @= A 4A=, /1; S;C@=D A B&22AL@, /1; /1.7D A B&LL, /1; 2@&7/1 A D@=K;(, /1; 2.2/1 A CA4;L, /1; S.E/1 A D@?, /1; S;V;=/1 A S1;;: A=D /1; ;.?1/1 A 2@E. (ou# #i$h% le$s !o %,o %hin$s. /he ei$h% #i$h% le$s a#e imme!ia%el" place! upon %he +ac) o' an animal. /he" a#e a man, a +u''alo, a +ull, a !on)e", a camel, a !o$, sheep an! a 'o3. 1e is s%an!in$ on %he si3%een %"pes o' +ein$s ,hich s"m+oli*es ove#comin$ %he si3%een %"pes o' $#aspin$. @# %he si3%een %"pes o' ,#on$ vie,s ,hich a#e +asis o' %he si3%een %"pes o' $#aspin$. /he meanin$ is %ha% %his si3%een le$s s%an! 'o# %he si3%een voi!ness ,hich supp#ess o# ,hich ove#come all %he ,#on$ vie,s %ha% ,e have. So %his si3%een voi!nesses 5us% %o #e'e# %o !i''e#en% li%%le aspec%s o' %he ,a" ,e have i$no#ance. /he ei$h% animals on %he #i$h% si!e s"m+oli*e %he ei$h% po,e#s ,hich a#e %he po,e# o' %he pill, "ou can ma)e %he special he#+al pills. (ou consec#a%e %hem an! +" ea%in$ %hem "ou can c#ea%e $#ea% ph"sical po,e# an! $lo#" in "ou# +o!". .% is sai! %ha% i' "ou )no, ho, %o consec#a%e %hem p#ope#l" "ou can have %he po,e# o' 'ive hun!#e! elephan%s. 4a"+e ,e coul! sa" %he po,e# o' %h#ee mons%e# %#uc)s o# some%hin$. =o,a!a"s "ou %hin) o' %he po,e# o' mons%e# %#uc)s. @# %he po,e# o' 'ive hun!#e! elephan%s. /he secon! one is %he po,e# o' %he e"e lo%ion. .% is %he po,e# %o +e a+le %o appl" %his oin%men% %o "ou# e"es an! see %hin$s %ha% o%he# people canno% see. /he %hi#! po,e# is %he po,e# o' un!e#$#oun!. /his "ou some%imes can $e% ,hen "ou a#e !#eamin$. .% is %he a+ili%" %o $o un!e# %he ea#%h an! s,im ,he#e eve# "ou ,an% %o $o. .' "ou can $e% %his po,e# "ou can !o i% in #e$ula# %ime, no% 5us% !#eam %ime. /hen %he#e is %he po,e# o' %he s,o#!. .' "ou $e% %he po,e# o' %he s,o#!, +" hol!in$ %he s,o#! "ou $e% man" mi#aculous po,e#s an! 'ea%s. /hen %he#e is %he po,e# o' 'l"in$ in space, %he po,e# o' invisi+ili%", %he po,e# o' immo#%ali%", an! an! po,e# o' immuni%" '#om sic)ness. So %hese a#e %he ei$h% po,e#s. .% is s%an!in$ on %he human, +u''alo, !o$, 'o3 an! all %hese %hin$s, an! i% s"m+oli*es %hese po,e#s. AS 2@7 (@&7 L;2/ 2;;/, /1; 2.7S/ /7;ADS @= A V&L/&7;, /1; S;C@=D A= @WL, /1; /1.7D A C7@W, /1; 2@&7/1 A :A77@/, /1; 2.2/1 A 1AWK, /1; S.E/1 A= ;A?L;, /1; S;V;=/1 A 4(=A1 B.7D, A=D /1; ;.?1/1 A SWA=. /he ei$h% %"pes o' +i#!s si$ni'" %he ei$h% %"pes o' 'o#ces. /he po,e# ,hich is calle! %he 'o#ce o' min!, %he 'o#ce o' speech, %he 'o#ce o' +o!", %he 'o#ce o' mi#acles, %he 'o#ce o' $oin$ eve#",he#e, %he 'o#ce o' peace, %he 'o#ce o' ,ish 'ul'illin$, an! %he po,e# o' +ene'i%%in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is 'ai#l" clea#. /he po,e# o' min!, +o!" an! speech

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means %ha% "ou# +o!" speech an! min! a#e a $#ea% 'o#ce, a $#ea% po,e#. 4i#acles means %ha% "ou can pe#'o#m a mi#acle ,heneve# "ou ,ish %o. /he po,e# o' $oin$ eve#",he#e means %ha% "ou can ins%an%aneousl" 'l" ,heneve# "ou ,an%. /ha% is pa#%icula# %o ?u"asama5a. /he" sa" i' "ou p#ac%ice %ha% "ou can mani'es% +o!ies all ove# %he place a% %he same %ime. /he po,e# o' peace is %ha% "ou can paci'" an"%hin$. /he po,e# o' ,ish 'ul'illin$ means %ha% i' someone ,ishes 'o# some%hin$, "ou can +less %hem an! %hei# ,ish +ecomes %#ue. /he po,e# o' +ene'i%%in$ o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s is %ha% "ou can 'ul'ill %hei# #ela%ive an! ul%ima%e ,ishes. ALS@ /7@D &:@= A7; B7A14A, .=D7A, V.S1=& A=D 7&D7A &=D;7 (@&7 7.?1/ 2;;/ A=D S.E> 2AC;D K&4A7A, ?A=;S1, C1A=D7A A=D S&7(A &=D;7 (@&7 L;2/ 2;;/, AS (@& S/A=D .= /1; 4.DS/ @2 A BLAI.=? 4ASS @2 2LA4;S. /hen un!e#nea%h %hose animals a#e 'ou# $o!s. B#ahma, .n!#a, Vishnu an! 7u!#a. Lhen si3 'ace! Kuma#a, ?anesh, Chan!#a an! Su#"a. Chan!#a is %he moon an! Su#"a is %he sun. All %hese !ivini%ies in %he 1in!u %e3%s a#e samsa#ic ?o!s, ve#" po,e#'ul +u% all samsa#a an! no% %ha% %#us%,o#%h". /he" a#e nice ,hen %he" li)e "ou +u% ,hen %he" !on8% li)e "ou %he" ,ill $ive "ou all so#%s o' p#o+lems. So (aman%a)a is s%an!in$ on %op o' %hese an! %he" a#e all hunche! ove#, +ein$ c#ushe! un!e#nea%h eve#"%hin$. /he" a#e loo)in$ up 0ui%e %e##i'ie! o' %his (aman%a)a ,ho is s%an!in$ on %op o' %hem all. So %he#e is #eal po,e#. /hen a#oun! %ha% comin$ up li)e is a $#ea% masses o' 'lames. All a#oun! (aman%a)a. 1e is s%an!in$ in %hese 'lames, #oa#in$. @ne o' m" %eache#s sai! %ha% i% ,as %he secon! #e! 'ace %ha% is $oin$ :1;4. (aman%a)a8s main 'ace is 5us% #oa#in$ %his inc#e!i+le #oa#. BL;SS.=? /1; S;=S; @7?A=S A=D /1; /17;; D@@7S. @= ;AC1 @2 /1; ;(;S .S A W1./; KS1.4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 KS1./.>?A7B1A, @= ;AC1 @2 /1; ;A7S A BLACK J7.4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 VAJ7A:A=., @= /1; =@S; A (;LL@W K1A4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 AKAS1A?A7B1A, @= /1; /@=?&; A 7;D 7A4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 AVAL@K./;S1VA7A, @= /1; 2@7;1;AD A ?7;;= KA4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 SA7VA>=.VA7A=A>V.SKA4B.=., A=D @= 4( =AV;L A W1./; SA4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 SA4A=/AB1AD7A. A/ /1; C7@W= @2 4( 1;AD .S A W1./; @4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 VAJ7A B@D(. A/ 4( /17@A/ .S A 7;D A1 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 VAJ7A S:;;C1 A=D A/ 4( 1;A7/ .S A BL&; 1&4 .= /1; =A/&7; @2 VAJ7A 4.=D. @n each o' %he %,o +ul$in$ p#inciple e"es o' %he +u''alo 'ace is %he s"lla+le KS1.4, ,hich is li)e a li%%le ,hi%e se% o' s"lla+les 5us% in '#on% o' %he pupil o' %he e"e. .% is 5us% %he#e. .% !oes no% a''ec% %he si$h% +u% i% is %he#e p#o%ec%in$ "ou. .n %he /i+e%an sa!hana "ou sa" in each o' %he e"es is %he ,hi%e s"lla+le KS1.4 in %he na%u#e o' Kshi%i>$a#+ha. (ou# %,o +lac) (aman%a)a ea#s has a J7.4 in %he na%u#e o' Va5#apani. @n %he cen%e# +#i!$e +e%,een %he %,o nos%#ils is K1A4. @n %he cen%#al pa#% o' %he %on$ue is a 7A4. @n %he 'o#ehea! is KA4. @n %he navel is SA4. @n %he c#o,n o' %he hea! o' (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# pa#% o' %he hea!, a ,hi%e @4. A #e! A1 a% %he %h#oa% an! a 1&4 a% %he hea#%. @4 A1 1&4. /he 1&4 a% %he hea#% ,ill +e %he same, ,ill +e mi3e! ,i%h %he concen%#a%ion +ein$ %ha% "ou ,ill !evelop insi!e o' "ou#sel'. /ha% +lue 1&4, an! ,e ,ill have a li%%le 4an5ush#i in ou# hea#%, an! in his hea#% on a li%%le sun !is) is a li%%le 1&4. /ha% 1&4 an! %his 1&4 a#e %he same, al#i$h%< 4;D./A/.=? @= /1; /17;; B;.=?S W./1 4(S;L2 AS /1; C@44./4;=/ B;.=?, . 1AV; A/ 4( 1;A7/ @= A 4@@= D.SC /1; W.SD@4 B;.=? (@&/12&L 4A=J&S17. W./1 A (;LL@W>C@L@&7;D B@D( A=D A SL.?1/L( W7A/12&L ;E:7;SS.@= .= /1; 7.?1/ 1A=D W.;LD.=? A SW@7D A=D .= /1; L;2/ 1@LD.=? A SC7.:/&7AL /;E/ A/ /1; 1;A7/. S.//.=? W./1 L;?S C7@SS;D .= /1; VAJ7A>:@S./.@=, A=D AD@7=;D W./1 /1; /1.7/(>/W@ 4AJ@7 A=D ;.?1/( 4.=@7 4A7KS @2 A B&DD1A. .= 1.S 1;A7/, 27@4 A= A1 C@4;S A S&= D.SC, .= /1; C;=/;7 @2 W1.C1 .S /1; C@=C;=/7A/.@= B;.=?, A DA7K>BL&; 1&4 ;4A=A/.=? 2.V;>C@L@&7;D 7A(S @2 L.?1/.....

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So in %he hea#% o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a in %he mani'es% 'o#m. /ha% is "ou in %his ,o#l! ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. (ou have all %hese s)ills an! means. (ou can p#ic) %he +u++le o' p#econceive! concep%ions. (ou have all %hese %ools an! implemen%s a% han! an! a#e a ve#" ,on!e#'ul c#ea%u#e, a Bu!!ha. /o s"m+oli*e %hose "ou also have a%%aine! %he comple%e illuso#" o# as%#al +o!", an! also have %he comple%e #eali*a%ion o' %he clea# li$h% consciousness. /hen in "ou# hea#% "ou visuali*e a moon !is) ,hich is coole#. =o#mall" a sun !is) is visuali*e! as +ein$ ve#" ho%, ,#a%h'ul, po,e#'ul ene#$". So in "ou# hea#% "ou have a moon !is) ,hich is cool an! sea%e! upon %ha% %hen is %he "ou%h'ul 4an5ush#i. A$ain he is e3ac%l" li)e "ou ,e#e +ac) in %he as%#al #ealm ,hen "ou ,e#e $oin$ %h#ou$h %he as%#al %#ans'o#ma%ions. .n %he same ,a" he is sea%e! %he#e ve#" +eau%i'ull". .n his hea#% appea#s '#om a s"lla+le A1, a li%%le sun !is) an! in %he cen%e# o' %he sun !is) is a li%%le concen%#a%ion +ein$ a !a#) +lue 1&4. =o, 1&4 in %his sense is %he s"m+ol 'o# +liss an! voi!ness +ecause all o' %his mani'es%s '#om +liss an! voi!ness. /his is %he inna%e na%u#e. /his is "ou# Bu!!ha na%u#e. So ,hen "ou !o %he visuali*a%ion o' "ou#sel' as %he $#ea% an! ?lo#ious (aman%a)a, "ou# ,hole sou#ce o' "ou# +ein$ is +ase! on %he concen%#a%ion +ein$, %ha% is %he consciousness o' +liss an! voi!ness insepa#a+le s"m+oli*e! +" %he Concen%#a%ion Bein$. /ha% means "ou have %ha% level o' #eali*a%ion. /hen su##oun!in$ %ha% is %he 4an5ush#i ,hich means %ha% no% onl" have "ou $o% %he 'o#mless clea# li$h%, +u% "ou have also 'ull" #eali*e! %he illuso#" +o!" o' 4an5ush#i. So %ha% %hen is %he ne3% 'o#m ,hich is s%an!in$ in %he cen%e# o' "ou# ches%. /hen "ou a#e as "ou, %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. /ha% is calle! %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$s. /he#e is %he sama"a +ein$, %he ,is!om +ein$ an! %he concen%#a%ion +ein$. /he sama"a +ein$, meanin$ commi%men%, means %ha% i% is a +ein$, a s%a%e o' a%%i%u!e, %ha% i% is a commi%men% +ein$ means %ha% i% is commi%%e! %o ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. So "ou# $#oss 'o#m o' (aman%a)a, %he mani'es%e! 'o#m o' (aman%a)a, %he sama"a +ein$ means %ha% %his +ein$ is a mani'es%a%ion 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s an! %he#e'o#e i% is calle! %he commi%men% +ein$. /he ,is!om +ein$ ,hich is %he 4an5ush#i in %he hea#% o' (aman%a)a is %he in!ica%o# %ha% '#om #el"in$ on %he concen%#a%ion +ein$, "ou can $ene#a%e %he ,is!om +ein$ ,hich is %he pu#e as%#al 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i. So %he ,is!om +ein$ meanin$ is +" #el"in$ on %he su+%le #eali*a%ions, %he su+%le level o' consciousness, %he su+%le #eali*a%ion o' clea# li$h% an! voi!ness, "ou can $ene#a%e %he pu#e as%#al 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i. Also i% is sai! %ha% #eali*a%ion comes a+ou% +" +ein$ a+le %o %ie %o$e%he# min! an! +#ea%h. So %he mo#e su+%le "ou a#e a+le %o concen%#a%e, %he +#ea%h +ecomes mo#e #e'ine!. Also "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h +ecome ve#" po,e#'ull" mi3e!. /ha% is also %he sou#ce 'o# "ou# illuso#" +o!". So %ha% is %he 4an5ush#i in "ou# hea#%. /he concen%#a%ion +ein$ a% %he mos% su+%le level o' "ou# hea#% is an in!ica%o# o' %he +liss an! voi!ness. A$ain %he#e is %he same s"m+olo$". 2#om an A1, comes %he sun !is). A1 is %he s"lla+le o' ne$a%ion. =e$a%in$ %#ue e3is%ence. /he $#aspin$ o' %#ue e3is%ence. So %he#e'o#e %ha% $ives +i#%h %o %he sun !is). /he sun !is) s"m+oli*es %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness an! is ,ha% $ives #ise %o eve#"%hin$. @n %op o' %ha% is %he 1&4 ,hich is also %he s"lla+le s"m+oli*in$ +liss an! voi!ness. So all %h#ee, %he moon an! sun !is) +o%h s"m+oli*e +liss an! voi!ness. /he insepa#a+le #eali*a%ion o' %hose. .% is calle! "o$anan!a, means %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. So ,e have $one %h#ou$h %he p#ocess o' %a)in$ #e+i#%h an! a#ise in %he $lo#ious 'o#m o' (aman%a)a ,i%h nine 'aces, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms, an! si3%een le$s s%an!in$ upon ei$h% animals, ei$h% +i#!s, an! %he ei$h% samsa#ic ?o!s, 'ou# 'o# each si!e. We have s%#e%che! an elephan% s)in +ehin! ou# +ac). We a#e $lo#ious, #a!ian%, an! ve#" ,#a%h'ul. Ve#" po,e#'ul. We a#e +ello,in$ ou# vic%o#" ove# all o' %he !elusions an! such %o %he ,hole o' %he ,o#l!. So all o' %he 'aces a#e #oa#in$. :a#%icula#l" ,e u%%e# %he s"lla+le :1;4 ,hich is +#in$in$ all o' %he !a)inis an! !a)as in%o havin$ %hei# a%%en%ion upon us. /he implemen%s on %he #i$h% han! si!e a#e +anishin$, sho,in$ ,eapons ,hich !es%#o" !elusions an! such. /he implemen%s on %he le'% si!e a#e %he en5o"men%s %ha% ,e e3pe#ience in havin$ con0ue#e! all o' samsa#a. Also %he #i$h% han!s a#e place! in a !o,n,a#! $es%u#e meanin$ %he ?o!s a+ove ,ill no% ma)e hassles. /he le'% han! mu!#as a#e in %he up,a#! posi%ion sa"in$ %ha% also all o' %he !ivini%ies in %he lo,e# #ealms ,ill no% ma)e an" hassles ei%he#. /he" a#e all %e##i'ie! o' us. We a#e %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a.

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@n ou# sense !oo#s is %he Kshi%i>$a#+ha, Va5#apani, A)asha$a#+ha, Avalo)i%eshva#a, Sa#va>niva#ana>vis)am+ini, Saman%a+ha!#a, Va5#a Bo!", Va5#a Speech an! Va5#a 4in!. /his is calle! %he +lessin$ o' %he sense !oo#s. .n %his ,a" ou# sense !oo#s a#e p#o%ec%e! '#om +ein$ !e'ile! +" havin$ %he va#ious si3 Bo!hisa%%vas. /hen ,e visuali*e a% %he cen%e# o' ou# hea#% %he ,is!om +ein$, in %he cen%e# o' his hea#% ,e visuali*e %he concen%#a%ion +ein$. /he Va5#a 4in! . spo)e o' in %he +lessin$ o' %he sense +ases, also is mi3e! o# %o$e%he# ,i%h %he Concen%#a%ion Bein$ so "ou onl" have %o visuali*e one 1&4 a% %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#%. /ha% %hen is %he es%a+lishmen% o' "ou# sel' in %he 'ull =i#mana)a"a 'o#m. So in %his ,a" "ou have come '#om %he 'o#mless s%a%e %o a pu#e an! +eau%i'ul as%#al 'o#m as +ein$ 4an5ush#i, %o 'inall" %he 'ull" mani'es% an! ,#a%h'ul $lo#ious 'o#m o' %he Va5#a /e##i'ie#, (aman%a)a. (ou a#e comple%el" mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. All o' "ou# mu!#as an! %hin$s ,hich "ou hol! a#e s"m+olic 'o# %he $#ea% a%%ainmen% %ha% "ou have #eali*e! an! %ha% "ou a#e ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. B" #el"in$ on (aman%a)a an! #el"in$ on %his visuali*a%ion, all o' %he visuali*a%ion is sa"in$ %o "ou %ha% "ou a#e comple%el" p#o%ec%e! an! suppo#%e! +" (aman%a)a. .' "ou %hin) a+ou% i%, in visuali*in$ an o+5ec% an! un!e#s%an!in$ i%8s meanin$, "ou ac%uall" have $#ea% po,e# in %ha% vision. Because "ou a#e sa"in$ %he min! c#ea%es i%8s o,n #eali%". So c#ea%in$ %his visuali*a%ion o' (aman%a)a is a ve#" po,e#'ul s%a%emen% 'o# "ou# ve#" hea#% o' "ou# +ein$ sa"in$, . am %a)in$ a s%ep 'o# i%. . am +ein$ a''i#ma%ive. . am s%#ivin$ 'o# enli$h%enmen%. So i% is impo#%an% %o app#ecia%e %he mani'es%a%ion as +o!hici%%a, 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is helpin$ s%a+ili*e "ou# min! in +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. So in %ha% ,a" %he#e is $#ea% +ene'i% an! suppo#% in !oin$ %his s%"le o' visuali*a%ion. .% helps "ou $#o, %o,a#!s +ein$ enli$h%ene!. 2o# %his #eason visuali*e (aman%a)a ,i%h all %hese $#ea% mu!#as an! in such pos%u#e as a s%#on$ s%a%emen% o' posi%ive a''i#ma%ion, a posi%ive a%%i%u!e 'o# "ou#sel'. (ou can sa" %ha% (aman%a)a, al%hou$h seen as %he va5#a %e##i'ie#, can +e un!e#s%oo! as +ein$ %he Va5#a De%e#mina%ion. . am !e'ini%el" on %he pa%h %o enli$h%enmen%. . am !e'ini%el" +ecomin$ enli$h%ene!. As much as ,e can #eali*e pa#%icula#l" %he +liss an! voi!ness o' (aman%a)a, %hen ,e imme!ia%el" mani'es% enli$h%enmen% as a #eali%". .n %ha% ,a" ,e have 'inishe! %he %h#ee %eachin$s 'o# %oni$h% on (aman%a)a. Chap%e# 10 We shoul! i!en%i'" %ha% ,e a#e %he 'ull mani'es%a%ion o' Va5#a Bhai#ava, one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, e3%#emel" po,e#'ul +o!", massive 'lames a#oun! us. We have %o%al ene#$" an! 'ull omniscien% consciousness, 'ull" capa+le o' ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s as is necessa#". We have %he pe#'ec% envi#onmen%, pe#'ec% en5o"men%s, pe#'ec% ac%ivi%ies an! %he pe#'ec% aspec%. /hus ,e have 'ou# pe#'ec%ions. 2o# %his #eason %he %an%#ic pa%h is 0uic)e# %han %he common pa%hs +ecause o' ou# i!en%i'ica%ion as +ein$ 'ull" enli$h%ene!. /he#e'o#e ,e a+an!on %he common concep%uali%" ,hich limi%s us an! )eeps us in %he common aspec%. So ,i%h %he $#ea% pu#e hea#% o' +o!hici%%a mo%iva%ion ,e shoul! #el" upon %he %an%#ic vehicle %o +#in$ us %o 'ull enli$h%enmen%. /he a%%ainmen% o' 'ull enli$h%enmen% $ives us %he hi$hes% an! +es% posi%ion %o +ene'i% all limi%less sen%ien% +ein$s, so %his shoul! +e ou# mo%iva%ion. /hen ,e no% onl" have pe#sonal li+e#a%ion ,hich is ou# o,n pe#sonal enli$h%enmen%, eve# las%in$ ni#vana, +u% +ecause ,e have pu% emphasis on %he p#ac%ice o' love an! compassion, ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, ,e a#e no% complacen% in ou# enli$h%enmen% +u% #a%he# have 'ull capaci%" %o help all sen%ien% +ein$s. .n %his ,a" ,e 'ul'ill %he %,o nee!s. /he %,o pu#poses. A pu#pose 'o# ou#sel' %o +e 'ull" enli$h%ene! an! also a pu#pose 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all unive#sal sen%ien% +ein$s. As much as ,e can ,e shoul! %#" %o %hin) o' all sen%ien% +ein$s a% all levels. =o% 5us% human +ein$s. We shoul! %hin) o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. We shoul! %#" %o es%a+lish $oo! )a#mic +on!s ,i%h all sen%ien% +ein$s in all ci#cums%ances. So i% !oes no% ma%%e# ,he%he# i% is lon$ o# sho#% %e#m #ela%ionship, ,e shoul! al,a"s have in ou# hea#% %ha% ma" . +e a+le %o +ene'i% %his sen%ien% +ein$. A% a la%e# %ime ,hen . %a)e a #e+i#%h in a much mo#e po,e#'ul posi%ion, ma" %his sen%ien% +ein$ ,hich . have in%e#ac%e! ,i%h %o!a" +e %he#e an! . ma" help %hem in a ve#" posi%ive, c#ea%ive, +eau%i'ul ,a". .n %ha% ,a" ,e shoul! al,a"s have %hose ,ishes ,i%hin ou# hea#% an! %hen ,e c#ea%e ve#" $#ea% an! ,on!e#'ul )a#ma.

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Wi%h %he %hou$h% o' ,an%in$ %o +ene'i% sen%ien% +ein$s ,e allo,e! ou#sel' %o mani'es% a +o!" o' en5o"men%, %he Sam+ho$a)a"a. So 'i#s% %he#e appea#s %he D1. ,hich +ecomes a s,o#!. /hen %ha% mani'es%s li$h% an! !#a,s +ac) an! %u#ns in%o 4an5ush#i. .n 4an5ush#i8s hea#% %he#e appea#s '#om A1 a #e! sun !is) %ha% emi%s in'ini%e li$h% #a"s an! !#a,s +ac) all %he Bu!!has an! such. /he" %o$e%he# ,i%h 4an5ush#i a+so#+ in%o %he sun !is). .% +ecomes e3%#emel" #a!ian% ,i%h +liss an! ene#$". A% %ha% %ime ,e allo, ou#selves %o un!e#s%an! %ha% ,e a#e no, %a)in$ %he cause o' %a)in$ ac%ual ph"sical #e+i#%h. 2#om %ha% poin% %hen ,e $o %h#ou$h %he phases o' %he !evelopmen% o' %he 'e%us an! such as %he a#isal o' 1&4 ,hich s"m+oli*es %he po%en%ial 'o# speech on %op o' %he sun !is). /ha% %u#ns in%o a la#$e va5#a, s"m+ol o' ou# min! ,i%hin %he ,om+. /he 1&4 ma#)in$ %he va5#a is %he po%en%ial 'o# speech. /hen a'%e# havin$ emi%%e! in'ini%e va5#as ,hich emi% in'ini%e Bu!!has an! such in all %he !i#ec%ions +ene'i%%in$ limi%less sen%ien% +ein$s an! +#in$in$ %hem in%o enli$h%enmen%, in one ins%an% all %he sen%ien% +ein$s no, Va5#a Bhai#ava, %o$e%he# ,i%h %he Bu!!has, Bo!hisa%%vas, W#a%h'ul @nes an! La!" Wis!om 1ol!e#s, a+so#+ +ac) in%o %he va5#a. /hen %he moon, sun, va5#a an! %he 1&4 %o$e%he# %#ans'o#m in%o an ei$h% pe%ale! va#ie$a%e! lo%us ,i%h a moon a cushion insi!e o' %ha%. /ha% is %hen cove#e! +" a la#$e sun cushion an! upon %ha% . a#ise as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava ,i%hin %he man!ala. De%ails on %he man!ala, %he sun !is) is si3 'ee% ac#oss Fe0uivalen% %o one spanG. So in (aman%a)a si*e "ou# a#m span '#om 'in$e# %ip %o 'in$e# %ip is %he si*e o' %he cen%#al sun !is). /he lo%us pe%als $o ou% one span %o %he 'ou# ca#!inal an! %he 'ou# in%e#me!ia%e pe%als, each si3 'ee% lon$ an! 'lo,in$ ou%,a#!l" #eachin$ 5us% %he e!$e o' %he va5#a #in$ ,hich is in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala hol!in$ up %he ei$h% pilla#s ,hich suppo#% %he va5#a #oo'. .n %his ,a" "ou a#e s%an!in$ in %he cen%e# as Va5#a Bhai#ava on a la#$e sun !is) in %he cen%e# o' a ve#" $lo#ious ei$h% pe%ale! massive lo%us. (ou have ei$h% ?o!s un!e#nea%h "ou# 'ee%, on one si!e "ou have ei$h% animals, an! on %he o%he# si!e ei$h% +i#!s. /hen comin$ up %h#ou$h "ou# ve#" $lo#ious +o!" ,hich has si3%een le$s, %hi#%" 'ou# a#ms an! nine 'aces, "ou have all %he va#ious implemen%s ,i%hin "ou# han!s. /he 'i#s% %,o a#ms hol! %he '#on% an! +ac) le$ o' %he le'% si!e o' a s)inne! elephan%. /he o%he# #i$h% han!s hol! a va#ie%" o' implemen%s ,hich s%#i)e an! !es%#o" !elusions. .n %he le'% a#ms a#e %he si3%een !i''e#en% implemen%s s"m+oli*in$ "ou# 'ull vic%o#" ove# all o' samsa#a. (ou# cen%#al 'ace is %ha% o' a $#ea% an! ,#a%h'ul +u''alo ,i%h o#an$e>#e! hai# cu#lin$ up in $#ea% 'ie#" mass. (ou have %h#ee 'aces %o %he #i$h%, +lue, #e!, an! "ello,. @n %he le'% si!e is ,hi%e, $#e" an! +lac). A+ove "ou# cen%#al hea! "ou have a #e! 'ace o' 4a#a. A+ove %ha% "ou have %he peace'ul 'ace o' 4an5ush#i ,i%h a sli$h% '#o,n upon his +#o,. ;ach o' %he hea!s have %h#ee e"es. /he" a#e all +ul$in$ e3cep% 'o# %hose o' 4an5ush#i an! a#e ve#" #e! an! +loo!sho%. (ou# mou%h is #oa#in$. (ou# 'ou# 'an$s a#e ve#" +#illian% an! shinin$ %o all %he !i#ec%ions sho,in$ %ha% "ou have $#ea% po,e#. (ou# +o!" is ve#" %hic), ve#" s%#on$, an! "ou# a#e a!o#ne! ,i%h o#namen%s such as %he +one ea# #in$s an! such %hin$s. .n %his ,a" "ou a#e appea#in$ in %he $#ea% ,#a%h'ul aspec% o' +ein$ %he $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava. @n "ou# %,o e"es a#e %he %,o s"lla+les KS.4, on "ou# %,o ea#s a#e %he s"lla+le J7.4, on "ou# nose %he s"lla+le K1A4, on "ou# %on$ue is a li%%le 7A4, on "ou# 'o#ehea! is %he s"lla+le KA4. @n "ou# navel is %he S"lla+le SA4. A% %he c#o,n o' %he main hea! o' Va5#a Bhai#ava is a ,hi%e @4. A% %he +ase o' %he %h#oa% is a #e! A1 an! %hen a% %he cen%e# o' %he ches% is a +lue 1&4. /hese a#e %he +lessin$s 'o# %he sense !oo#s. .% is sai! %ha% %hese a#e %he na%u#e o' %he ei$h% Bo!hisa%%vas an! %he" a#e in %he 'o#m o' +ein$ p#o%ec%ion so %ha% %he senses o' Va5#a Bhai#ava a#e p#o%ec%e! '#om common si$h% an! common e3pe#ience. .n "ou# hea#% "ou have ,ha% is %e#me! %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$ #e'e##in$ %o "ou# main +o!" as %he commi%men% +ein$ in %he $lo#ious 'o#m o' Va5#a Bhai#ava. .n "ou# hea#% is %he ,is!om +ein$, a 4an5ush#i sea%e! upon a moon cushion. .n his hea#% is a sun !is) ,i%h a +lue 1&4 ,hich is calle! %he concen%#a%ion +ein$. /he main +o!" is calle! %he commi%men% +o!" +ecause i% is commi%%e! %o ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .n sans)#i% i% is calle! sama"asa%%va. Because %he (aman%a)a in 'ull aspec% is a =i#mana)a"a 'o#m, =i#mana)a"a +o!" means a mani'es% +o!", %he +o!" can +e pe#ceive! +" o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$s. So i% is a 'o#m ,hich is pe#ceiva+le +" all sen%ien% +ein$s an! ,o#)s solel" 'o# %hei# +ene'i%.

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.n "ou# hea#% is a 4an5ush#i sea%e! upon a ,hi%e moon cushion, a s"m+ol 'o# %he ,is!om +ein$. /he ,is!om +ein$ means %he ,is!om o' %he non>!uali%" o' +liss an! voi!ness an! is a much mo#e su+%le +o!". .% in!ica%es %ha% "ou have 'ull" #eali*e! %he as%#al +o!" an! %he#e'o#e is a ,is!om +o!", %he as%#al +o!". .% is also calle! %he illuso#" +o!" +ecause i% is a +o!" o' illusions an! "ou can c#ea%e man" millions o' %hose 'o#ms in %he as%#al #ealm. So in %his ,a" %he ,is!om +ein$ o' 4an5ush#i s"m+oli*es "ou# as%#al a%%ainmen%. Al%hou$h "ou no, appea# in %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'o#m o' Va5#a Bhai#ava, in "ou# hea#% is 4an5ush#i s"m+oli*in$ %ha% also "ou have 'ull illuso#" +o!" o# as%#al +o!" a%%ainmen%. .n %he cen%e# o' 4an5ush#i8s ches% is a #e! sun !is) an! upon i% is %he +lue 1&4 s"m+olic o' %he concen%#a%ion +ein$, meanin$ %ha% "ou# min! is al,a"s concen%#a%e! 'ull" on %he #eali*a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. 1&4 is %he s"lla+le s"m+oli*in$ %he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. So "ou have %,o %hin$s. @ne, is %he $ene#a%ion o' +liss, an! secon!l" %he min! ,hich un!e#s%an!s voi!ness. /hese %,o a#e insepa#a+le. /his is %he uni0ue 'ea%u#e o' %he %an%#as, %ha% "ou can me!i%a%e on %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%" +u% +" #el"in$ on a consciousness o' +liss, "ou $ene#a%e a much 'ine# level o' consciousness ,hich can in%e$#a%e +o%h %he un!e#s%an!in$ an! app#ecia%ion o' voi!ness an! %he #eali*a%ion o' $#ea% +liss. /ha% is s"m+oli*e! +" %he 1&4 a% %he cen%e# o' %he hea#%. /his means "ou as a p#ac%i%ione#, +" #el"in$ on Va5#a Bhai#ava, +" havin$ %hese %h#ee +ein$s, have %he %h#ee a%%ainmen%s o' %he ul%ima%e consciousness o' +liss an! voi!ness, %he pu#e illuso#" 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i, an! 'inall" %he commi%men% 'o#m o' Va5#a Bhai#ava, ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. /he ne3% poin% is %he invoca%ion o' %he Wis!om +ein$s. We have ma!e ou#selves in%o %he aspec% o' %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava. Bu% ,e a#e no% consec#a%e! "e%. /o inc#ease %he +lessin$s, ,e %hen invo)e ,is!om +ein$s an! consec#a%ion +ein$s. We have me!i%a%e! upon ou#selves as +ein$ Va5#a Bhai#ava +u% no, a#e $oin$ %o invo)e Va5#a Bhai#ava consciousness, %he +lessin$s o' 4an5ush#i. A$ain "ou !o a hoo)in$ mu!#a. 7emem+e# in "ou# nin%h han! "ou have a hoo) an! ,i%h %ha% "ou hoo) in %he Bu!!has. /he s"m+olic me%ho! o' !oin$ %ha% ,i%h mu!#a is, %his is a %h#ea%enin$ mu!#a, ,hich is %he mi!!le 'in$e#s a#e close!, %he %hum+ is on %op, an! i' "ou $e% ve#" po,e#'ul a% %his "ou can +lo, people a,a". (ou !es%#o" ne$a%ivi%". So "ou have "ou# han!s in %his mu!#a an! ,hen "ou hoo) %hem in, "ou# #i$h% han!, 'i#s% 'in$e#, hoo)s %he le'% han! +a+" 'in$e#. /ha% is %he mu!#a o' invoca%ion. 1oo)in$ in %he Bu!!has an! so ,i%h %he man%#a @4 17.1 1AB@ 4A1A>K7@D1A A?ACC1A A?ACC1A AS4ADA :&JA :7A/.B7. 1.=/1& :7ASADA 4;D1. 4A=K&7& SVA1A Visuali*e '#om "ou# hea#% in'ini%e li$h% #a"s $oin$ ou% ,i%h hoo)s, ma)e ac%uall" o''e#in$s %o %he Bu!!has, an! invo)e %hem imme!ia%el" in%o %he space +e'o#e "ou. :#incipall" "ou shoul! have %he $lo#ious 'ull man!ala o' Va5#a Bhai#ava appea# a+ove "ou. Also %he p#inciple (aman%a)a in %he space, %he#e a#e also man" o%he# Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas %ha% also a+so#+ in%o i% ma)in$ i% ve#" po,e#'ul an! #esplen!en%. (ou #eci%e %ha% in %he p#a"e# +" sa"in$ 27@4 /1; 1&4 A/ 4( 1;A7/ L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; A=D B7.=? 2@7/1 27@4 /1;.7 =A/&7AL AB@D; .= /1; S:AC; B;2@7; 4; /1; S&::@7/.=? 4A=DALA @2 /1; ?L@7.@&S S@L./A7( 1;7@ VAJ7A B1A.7AVA A=D ./S S&::@7/;D D;./.;S S.4.LA7 /@ W1A/ . 1AV; V.S&AL.I;D. .n invo)in$ %hem some%imes "ou !o invo)e a li%%le ne$a%ivi%". Because i' "ou !o a lo% o' po,e#'ul visuali*a%ion, %hen "ou some%imes ac%uall" can hoo) in some%imes a li%%le ne$a%ivi%". /o pu#i'" %ha% %he ne3% man%#a @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ /o !ispel in%e#'e#ences ,hich ma" have en%e#e!. So a% %ha% %ime i' "ou have "ou# va5#a an! "ou# +ell in "ou# han!, '#om "ou# hea#% "ou visuali*e man" po,e#'ul (aman%a)as mani'es%in$ ou%,a#!s in all !i#ec%ions an! in pa#%icula# %o %he man!ala an! a+ove "ou. (ou can have %he man!ala in %he space in '#on% o' "ou so "ou can ma)e o''e#in$s an! %hin$s %o i%. .% !oesn8% have %o !i#ec%l" a+ove "ou. So in '#on% o' "ou an! 'acin$ a,a", an! a% %ha% %ime "ou 'eel %ha% %hose ,#a%h'ul (aman%a)as ,i%h a cleave# an! s)ull cup in han!s a#e #oa#in$. /he" all +las% o'' an! o+li%e#a%e all ne$a%ivi%" in

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%he space a#oun! "ou. Wha%eve# ne$a%ivi%" is a#oun! a% %his %ime is comple%el" !es%#o"e!. /hen havin$ !one %ha% "ou ma)e o''e#in$s %o (aman%a)a. .n ma)in$ %he o''e#in$s "ou !o ,ha% a#e %e#me! %he W#a%h'ul man%#as. @4 17.1 S17.1 1AA @4 1&4 1&4 :1A/A @4 V.K7./A=A=A D&S1/A4 SA//VA DA4AKA ?A1 ?A1A @4 K&4A7A 7&:.=; JA1 JA1 1&4 :1A/A @4 17.1 1A1 1A. :1A/A @4 D.:/A L@CA=A V.K7./A=A=A 4A1A A//A//A 1ASA=A D.=. D.:/A(; SVA1AA @4 VAJ7A =A.V.D(A A1 1&4A @4 VAJ7A S1ABDA A1 1&4 When "ou mani'es% %he ,#a%h'ul o''e#in$s, '#om "ou# hea#% come 'ou# a#me! $o!!esses, %hei# %,o lo,e# a#ms hol! a la#$e %#a" an! %hei# %,o uppe# a#ms ma)e %he o''e#in$s. Wa%e# 'o# %he mou%h. Same %hin$ 'o# ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%. :e#'ume ,oul! +e a lo,e# !ish o' pe#'ume in %he lo,e# han!s an! %he uppe# splashin$ %he pe#'ume on %he ches%. 2lo,e#s ,oul! +e a %#a" o' 'lo,e#s an! %he uppe# a#ms %h#o,in$ 'lo,e#s. .ncense ,oul! +e a %#a" o' 'i#e in %he lo,e# a#ms an! %hen %h#o,in$ incense in%o i%. Li$h%, %he" coul! hol! can!les o# 5e,els. Je,els a#e consi!e#e! %o +e li$h%. 2oo!, so a pla%e o' 'oo!, an! sha+!a ,oul! +e a musical ins%#umen%. So "ou ma)e %he ei$h% ou%e# o''e#in$s. /hen "ou $o @4 4&=?A7A JA1A @4 DA=DA 1&4A @4 :AD4A BA4A @4 K1A=?A 1@1 /ha% is %he mu!#a an! man%#a 'o# /SA 1&4 BA4 1@ +u% i% is ma!e in a lon$e# 'o#m. /ha% means ,i%h /SA, %he man!ala ,hich "ou have 5us% ma!e o''e#in$ %o an! ma!e ve#" please! comes %o +e a+ove "ou# hea!. 1&4 i% s%a#%s %o se%%le !o,n, BA4 is %ha% i% ac%uall" me#$es in%o "ou, an! 1@ i% is insepa#a+le ,i%h "ou. So @4 4&=?A7A JA1 i% comes %o +e a+ove "ou. @4 DA=DA 1&4 is i% s%a#%s %o sin), @4 :AD4A BA4 is i% is me#$in$ in%o "ou an! @4 K1A=?A 1@1 i% is comple%el" insepa#a+le. .n %his ,a" "ou invo)e %he 'ull man!ala o' (aman%a)a an! no, i% a+so#+s in%o "ou an! "ou shoul! e3pe#ience %he $#ea% +liss as i% a+so#+s in%o "ou# +o!". A$ain %his is %he hoo)in$ mu!#a. /hen a$ain "ou ,an% %o invo)e mo#e !ei%ies so "ou $o @4 17.1 1AB1@ 4A1A K7@D1A A?ACC1A A?ACC1A SA4ADA :&JA :7A/.B7.1.=D/1& :7ASADA 4;D1. 4A=K&7& SVA1A A$ain "ou sen! ou% in'ini%e li$h% #a"s '#om "ou# hea#%, !#a,in$ in all %he ini%ia%ion !ei%ies. So a$ain i% is 5us% ac%uall" %he 'ull man!ala o' (aman%a)a a+ove in %he space +e'o#e "ou. Bu% %o$e%he# ,i%h man" o%he# ini%ia%ion !ei%ies, an! p#incipall" 'ou# !a)inis ,ho ,ill +e %he ones +es%o,in$ %he ini%ia%ion upon "ou. @=C; 4@7; 27@4 /1; 1&4 A/ 4( 1;A7/ L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; A=D B7.=? 2@7/1 /1; B&DD1AS /@?;/1;7 W./1 B@D1.SA//VAS /@ 7;S/ .= /1; S:AC; B;2@7; 4; .= /1; /;= D.7;C/.@=S. =o, +ecause "ou have al#ea!" o+li%e#a%e! ne$a%ivi%", "ou !o no% have %o $o @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/. (ou 5us% ma)e o''e#in$s "ou $o @4 17.1 S17.1 1AA @4 1&4 1&4 :1A/A @4 V.K7./A=A=A D&S1/A4 SA//VA DA4AKA?A1 ?A1A @4 K&4A7A 7&:.=; JA1 JA1 1&4 :1A/A @4 17.1 1A1 1A. :1A/A @4 D.:/A L@CA=A V.K7./A=A=A 4A1A A//A//A 1ASA=A D.=. D.:/A(; SVA1AA @4 VAJ7A =A.V.D(A A1 1&4A @4 VAJ7A S1ABDA A1 1&4 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou pu% "ou# han!s in p#a"e# mu!#a, #emem+e# %o pu% "ou# %hum+s insi!e +ecause "ou a#e o''e#in$ a 5e,el. Wha% "ou #eall" o''e# is %he 5e,el o' "ou# +o!hici%%a ,hich is %he mos% ,on!e#'ul 5e,el in e3is%ence. Because ,hen "ou !o p#a", %he#e a#e !ivini%ies %ha% a#e in %he ,o#l! ,hich e3is% an! i' "ou ,an% %o a%%#ac% %hem %o +less "ou, "ou ,an% %o a%%#ac% %hem ,i%h some%hin$ +eau%i'ul so "ou o''e# %he p#a"e# o' "ou# +o!hici%%a. /he#e is no%hin$ mo#e +eau%i'ul. .' "ou ,e#e a ,on!e#'ull" #eali*e! +ein$ in an as%#al +o!" 'l"in$ a#oun! in space %o !o ,ha% "ou ,an%e! %o

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!o, an! "ou sa, a me!i%a%o#. /ha% me!i%a%o# s%a#%e! %o p#a" an! sa"s please . ,oul! li)e %o +ecome enli$h%ene!. :lease . nee! %o +e li+e#a%e!. :lease. please, please, me, me, me. (ou ,oul! 'eel al#i$h%, +u% %hen "ou sa, ano%he# sen%ien% +ein$ ,ho sa"s please . ,oul! li)e %o +e li+e#a%e! +u% . ,oul! li)e %o +ene'i% all sen%ien% +ein$s. . #eall" ,oul! li)e %o +ecome a +eau%i'ul pe#son. 4uch mo#e ,an%in$, eas" %o +less %ha% one9 Because i% is a nice# pe#son9 /hin) a+ou% i%. (ou !o invo)e o# a%%#ac% spi#i%ual en%i%ies a#oun!. So +" havin$ al,a"s %he p#a"e# o' +o!hici%%a in "ou# hea#%, "ou a%%#ac% %hem a lo% mo#e +ecause "ou #eall" have special $oo! ene#$". So "ou ma)e %hen %he p#a"e# %o %hem -@ /A/1A?A/A B&DD1AS, . 7;J&;S/ (@& /@ C@=2;7 ;4:@W;74;=/ @= 4;.- 1AV.=? /1&S B;;= 7;J&;S/;D, /1;( ;4A=A/; ?@DD;SS;S S&C1 AS C1A7C1.KA A=D S@ 2@7/1,...a$ain i% is %he 'ou# $o!!esses %ha% "ou mani'es%e! in %he space +e'o#e "ou ,hen "ou ma!e %he o''e#in$s, +ac) ,hen "ou ,e#e 'i#s% simple (aman%a)a. 7emem+e# "ou o''e#e! Whi%e Cha#chi)a, Blue Va#ahi, 7e! Sa#asva%i an! such, %he" a#e emana%e! '#om %he p#incipal (aman%a)a8s hea#% an! come ou% as 'ou# $o!!esses ,ho 'i#s% p#oclaim auspicious ve#ses an! %hen hol! up ,hi%e, moon>li)e vases 'ille! ,i%h %he 'ive nec%a#s. /he#e is 'ou# $o!!esses, have %hem come %o %he 'ou# !i#ec%ions a#oun! "ou. As %he" pou# %he 'lui! '#om %he vases, i% comes ,hi%e "ello, #e! $#een +lue an! "ou +ecome +a%he! ,i%h %his colo#e! 'lui! '#om %he 'ou# !a)inis. /he" sin$ %o "ou -J&S/ AS ALL /1; B&DD1AS 7;C;.V;D ;4:@W;74;=/S AS S@@= AS /1;( W;7; B@7=, L.K;W.S; D@ W; =@W C@=2;7 /1.S ;4:@W;74;=/ W./1 :&7; 1;AV;=L( WA/;7.S:;AK.=? /1&S /1;( C@=2;7 ;4:@W;74;=/ &:@= /1; C7@W= @2 4( 1;AD W1;7;B( 4( ;=/.7; B@D( B;C@4;S 2.LL;D W./1 /1; ;4:@W;7.=? WA/;7, :&7.2(.=? 4; @2 ALL 4( S/A.=S. /1; ;EC;SS WA/;7 /1A/ S/A(S @= /1; C7@W= @2 4( 1;AD AS A :7@/7&S.@= /7A=S2@74S .=/@ A= AKS1@B1(A. /1; ;4:@W;7.=? D;./.;S D.SS@LV; .=/@ 4;. /he 'ou# ?o!!esses come +e'o#e "ou an! sa" "es, ,e a#e $oin$ %o $ive "ou %he +ap%ismal ,a%e# o' empo,e#men%, an! pou# %he ,a%e# all ove# "ou, p#incipall" en%e#in$ in%o %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! an! 'lo,in$ %h#ou$h "ou# +o!" $ivin$ "ou# $#ea% ecs%as". (ou shoul! i!en%i'" %ha% i% is %he ecs%as" o' +o!hici%%a. /hen havin$ !one %ha% %he ,a%e# comple%el" 'ills "ou. .% is $oo! %o have li)e %he cocoon %"pe ene#$". Comple%el" "ou +ecome 5us% ,hi%e li$h% +liss ene#$". All o' %ha% %hen 'inall" 'ills "ou %o %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!. =o, "ou al#ea!" ha! an A)sho+h"a visuali*e! %he#e ,hich is "ou# #oo% $u#u, so %he 'lui!s come %he#e an! a$ain i% ve#i'ies %ha% "ou a#e c#o,ne! ,i%h A)sho+h"a. 1e has a conso#%. So i% is no% 5us% %he 'a%he#, i% is %he 'a%he# an! mo%he# in union. /hen all o' %he man!ala in '#on% o' "ou a+so#+s in%o "ou a% %he same %ime an! "ou 'eel some ecs%as". /he" sa" also %he empo,e#in$ $o!!esses an! eve#" +o!" a+so#+s in%o "ou. (ou !o no% have %o $o /SA 1&4 BA4 1@ +u% "ou shoul! so#% o' %hin) /SA 1&4 BA4 1@. 2eel $#ea% +liss. =o, "ou a#e 'ull" sui%a+le %o +e a+le %o #eceive o''e#in$s. Because %he#e a#e %he 'ou# pu#i%ies, pu#i%" o' +o!", pu#i%" o' envi#onmen%, pu#i%" o' o''e#in$s o# en5o"men%s, an! pu#i%" o' ac%ivi%ies, "ou al#ea!" have %he pu#i%" o' +o!" an! pu#i%" o' envi#onmen% +ecause "ou a#e in "ou# man!ala an! "ou a#e 'ull (aman%a)a. So no, "ou have %he pu#i%" o' #eceivin$ %he o''e#in$s. So in %hose %hen, in "ou# Sa!hana, i' "ou a#e in a +i$ #ush "ou can !o %hem @4 (A4A=/AKA, A7?1A4, :AD(A4, ?A=D;,....an! so on. Bu% i' "ou ,an% %o, ac%uall" +ecause "ou a#e o''e#in$s %o "ou#sel' an! "ou shoul! +e +liss'ul "ou $o @4 (A4A=/AKA A7?1A4 :7A/.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A.. an! so on slo,l". A$ain "ou mani'es% !ei%ies an! %he" $ive "ou ,a%e# 'o# "ou# mou%h. /hen @4 (A4A=/AKA :AD(A4 :7A/.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A an! %he" $ive "ou ,a%e# 'o# "ou# 'ee%. /hen %he" $ive "ou pe#'ume on %he ches%. .n man" sa!hanas, $han!e, o# pe#'ume is ac%uall" pu% %hi#! %o 'ou#%h las% o''e#in$. Bu% +ecause %his %an%#a is #ela%e! s%#on$l" ,i%h 4an5ush#i, an! +ecause he is %he $ene#a%ion o' ,is!om an! i% is sai! ,is!om is $ene#a%e! in %he ches% o# %he hea#%, %he" move %he o''e#in$ up %o %his poin%.

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@4 (A4A=/AKA :&S1:; :7A/.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A is 'lo,e#s, an! so on. When "ou #eceive %hese o''e#in$s "ou shoul! no%... i' "ou have 'oo! o''e#in$, "ou shoul! no% %hin) %ha% someone comes up ,i%h an apple an! "ou %a)e %his apple an! %a)e a +i%e ou% o' i%. /ha% is +elo, "ou# !i$ni%". 7a%he#, "ou can a+so#+ %he ene#$ies. So i' a %#a" o' 'oo! is o''e#e! %o "ou, 5us% %he ene#$" comes in an! comple%el" 'ills "ou# +o!". Wa%e# 'o# %he 'ee% is +liss 'o# "ou# +o!" sense o#$an. pe#'ume is +liss 'o# %he ches% an! 'o# %he nose. 2lo,e#s is +liss 'o# %he e"es. Li$h% is +liss 'o# %he e"es. 2oo! is +liss 'o# %he %on$ue. 4usic is +liss 'o# %he ea#s. So ac%uall" "ou $ive %he senses %he 'ive sense o''e#in$s. =o#mall" "ou ,oul! al,a"s en! up ,i%h an inne# o''e#in$. @4 (A4A=/AKA @4 A1 1&4. A% %ha% poin% "ou ,oul! %as%e nec%a# +ecause i% is o''e#in$ %h#ou$h sel'. 1e#e, +ecause "ou #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion '#om all %he %an%#ic mas%e#s, i% is consi!e#e! ve#" auspicious %o ma)e o''e#in$s o' %he inne# o''e#in$ %o all o' %he #oo% $u#us. Because #emem+e# %he #oo% $u#u is on %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea!. So ,hen "ou a#e $oin$ @4 (A4A=/AKA A7?1A4... he is also $e%%in$ %hese ei$h% o''e#in$s. So a% %his poin% %hen, "ou visuali*e %he #oo% $u#u an! i% is %e#me! %he 0uin%essen%ial 5e,el, %he all encompassin$ 5e,el. /he 5e,el %ha% has eve#"%hin$ in i%. /ha% means "ou onl" visuali*e one $u#u +u% "ou 'eel %ha% %ha% $u#u is %he 'ull em+o!imen% o' all o' %he #oo% an! an! linea$e $u#us. So in %ha% ,a" "ou have i% all in one. (ou !o no% have %o have all %hese !i''e#en% +o!ies. Al%hou$h i% is sai! %ha% i' "ou a#e ve#" s)ill'ul me!i%a%o# "ou shoul! ac%uall" me!i%a%e on all o' %he !i''e#en% 'o#ms o' %he !i''e#en% linea$e $u#us, 'o# ,e as ,es%e#n people %ha% is 0ui%e !i''icul%. So %he o''e#in$, i' "ou !o i% 'ull 'o#m, "ou ac%uall" %a)e %he s)ull cup in "ou# le'% han! an! a% %he level o' "ou# 'o#ehea!, 'o# all o' %he #oo% an! linea$e $u#us, "ou $o @4 . @22;7 /@ /1; 4@&/1 @2 4( 7@@/ ?&7& W1@ .S /1; ;SS;=C; @2 /1; ;=/.7; B@D(, S:;;C1 A=D 4.=D,?@@D J&AL./.;S A=D V.7/&@&S C@=D&C/ @2 ALL /1; B&DD1AS @2 ;.?1/(>2@&7 /1@&SA=D ?7@&:S @2 /;AC1.=?S, A=D W1@ .S /1; L@7D @2 ALL /1; SA=?1A C@44&=./( @2 A7(A =@BL; @=;S @4 A1 1&4 A$ain "ou# 'in$e# is %he male se3 o#$an, %he %hum+ is %he 'emale se3 o#$an an! ,hen %he" %ouch %he#e is +liss. So "ou %ouch %hem an! in %ha% ,a" "ou 'eel %ha% %ha% $u#u $e%s $#ea% +liss. /hen "ou $o %h#ou$h %he ,hole lis% o' %hem. 2o# all o' %he #oo% an! linea$e $u#us, i% is !one a% %he level o' %he 'o#ehea! +ecause %he #oo% $u#us a#e al,a"s visuali*e! on "ou# c#o,n. So "ou ma)e %he o''e#in$s a% %ha% poin%. /@ /1; ?L@7.@&S A=D ?7;A/ B1A?AVA= VAJ7A>B1A.7AVA > @4 A1 1&4. ... /@ 4( ALL K.=D 7@@/ ?&7& VAJ7AD1A7A, (@=?>DI.= L.=? 7.=:@C1; /8&B>/A= =A4>?(AL /78.=>LA, /1; ?L@7.@&S ;EC;LL;=/ @=;> @4 A1 1&4

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27@4 /1; 4A=DALA @2 (@&7 4.=D @2 :7.S/.=; AWA7;=;SS, /1; V@.D 4A==;7 @2 ;E.S/;=C; A::;A7S .= (@&7 4A=.2;S/ 2@74S, (;/ (@& =;V;7 S/.7 27@4 /1.S S:1;7; @2 :&7./(. . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@& W1@ S;; /1; ;J&AL./( @2 ;V;7(/1.=? .= V@.D=;SS. /hese ne3% lines on %he ne3% pa$e a#e %he sho#% p#aise. AS /1; W.SD@4 B@D( @2 =@=>D&AL./(, (@& A7; ;E/7A @7D.=A7( A=D ALL :;7VAS.V;. AS /1; C@4:ASS.@= ;E/;=D.=? ;J&ALL( /@ ALL (@& A7; /1; 2A/1;7 @2 ALL C@=J&;7@7S. AS /1; D1A74AD1A/& (@& A7; L.K;W.S; /1; 4@/1;7 @2 ALL C@=J&;7@7S. AS A W.SD@4 B;.=?, (@& AC/ AS /1; S@= @2 ALL C@=J&;7@7S. . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@&, @ ?L@7.@&S 4A=J&S17., .= W1@4 ;V;7(/1.=? .S C@4:L;/;. AL/1@&?1 .= /1; D1A74AKA(A /1;7; .S =;./1;7 L@V; =@7 1A/;, (;/ .= @7D;7 /@ /A4; ALL ;V.L @=;S @2 /1; /17;; 7;AL4S, W./1@&/ ;EC;:/.@=, (@& D.S:LA( /1; B@D( @2 /1; K.=? @2 2&7( AS A C@4:ASS.@=A/; 4;A=S. . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@&, /;77.2(.=? B1A.7AVA (A4A=/AKA. ?ene#all" %he lon$ p#aise 5us% $oes %h#ou$h %he va#ious aspec%s %o sa" %ha% 4an5ush#i, "ou# min! un!e#s%an!s %he na%u#e o' all phenomena. (ou a#e %he Lo#! o' Speech. .% sa"s %ha% 4an5ush#i has %he +eau%i'ul 0uali%" o' speech. When "ou hea# an" o' %he Bu!!has spea), %hei# speech is +eau%i'ul, so'%, no ma%%e# ho, 'a# a,a" o# ho, close "ou a#e, "ou hea# i% e3ac%l" %he same %one. .% is ve#" pleasin$, i% $ives +liss an! imme!ia%e #eali*a%ions %o %he min!. When %he Bu!!ha sa"s 'oo!, "ou imme!ia%el" $e% %he %as%e o' 'oo! in "ou# mou%h. When %he Bu!!ha sa"s love, %hen in "ou# hea#% appea#s %he 'eelin$ o' love. So %hese a#e %he $#ea% 0uali%ies o' %he speech o' %he Bu!!ha. Al%hou$h "ou# sup#eme min! neve# ,ave#s '#om %he #e'ine! s%a%e o' 4an5ush#i, i% is sa"in$ al%hou$h %he Bu!!ha8s min! has 'ull e0uanimi%" in enli$h%enmen%, s%ill i% can mani'es% %his inc#e!i+l" 'ea#some +o!" o' Va5#a Bhai#ava. /hen i% $oes in%o !esc#i+in$ %he an$e#, %he ,#a%h an! po,e# o' %he Bu!!has +o!". .% is sai! %#ul" %ha% i' "ou #el" on (aman%a)a "ou ,ill neve# +e hassle!. (ou ,ill neve# +e hassle! +" spi#i%s +ecause (aman%a)a has %ha% +lessin$ an! po,e#. @' cou#se ,hen "ou me!i%a%e, "ou shoul! no% si% %he#e an! %hin) in an a##o$an% manne#, . am ve#" po,e#'ul +ecause "ou ,ill c#ea%e p#o+lems 'o# "ou#sel'. Bu% me!i%a%e on (aman%a)a ,i%h a since#e min! an! "ou ,ill 'in! %ha% "ou have ve#" 'e, p#o+lems o# in%e#'e#ences. an! i' "ou shoul!, %hen "ou can me!i%a%e on %he (aman%a)a an! %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel. .% spins slo,l" cloc),ise, "ou can %u#n all %he $u"s %o %he ou%si!e, an! %he" sna#l an! $#o,l. /hin$s li)e %ha%. /hen "ou shoo% all %hese va5#a clou!s ,hich !es%#o" an! annihila%e ne$a%ivi%" an! such. (ou shoul! me!i%a%e in %ha% ve#" soli!l" ,i%h con'i!ence. /hen in%e#'e#ences !o no% +o%he# "ou. /he sho#%e# p#aise ,hich s%a#%s o'', As %he Wis!om Bo!" o' %he non>!uali%", "ou a#e e3%#a o#!ina#" an! all pe#vasive. /his is sa"in$ %ha% "ou have %he Sva+ha)a"a. /he#e a#e 'ou# +o!ies. (ou %al) a+ou% %h#ee +o!ies, %he =i#mana)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a an! Dha#ma)a"a. Well %he 'ou#%h +o!" is %ha% %hose %h#ee a#e ac%uall" o' one na%u#e. Ve#" o'%en ,e %hin) ,ell m" +o!", speech an! min! a#e !i''e#en%. .n enli$h%enmen% %he" a#e all %he same. (ou# +o!" is 'ull" enli$h%ene!. (ou# speech is 'ull" enli$h%ene!, an! "ou# min! is 'ull" enli$h%ene!. /he#e is no !i''e#en%ia%ion. Bu% +ecause ,e a#e mun!ane, ,e !o no% un!e#s%an! %ha%. So 'o# enli$h%ene! +ein$, i% is sai! %ha% "ou !i''e#en%ia%e %he %h#ee +u% #eall" %he 'ou#%h +o!", %he sva+hava)a"a means %ha% eve#"%hin$ is o' oneness. /he same %as%e. So %he 'i#s% line o' %he sho#% ph#ase, an! i% is one %ha% "ou shoul! %#" %o +ecome mo#e 'amilia# ,i%h. /he sho#% p#aise is in %he sho#% sa!hana. /he 'i#s% line is sa"in$ %ha% "ou have %he sva+hava)a"a ,hich means %ha% "ou a#e e3%#a o#!ina#" an! all pe#vasive. /hen As %he compassion e3%en!in$ e0uall" %o all "ou a#e %he 2a%he# o' all %he Con0ue#o#s. /his means %ha% "ou also mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. So . +elieve %ha% can +e sai! %o +e "ou# sama"asa%%va, %he commi%men% +ein$. As %he Dha#ma!ha%u "ou a#e li)e,ise %he 4o%he# o' all %he Con0ue#o#s. /ha% is #e'e##in$ %o %he Dha#ma)a"a. /he Dha#ma)a"a is seen as +ein$ 'eminine. .% is ,is!om so i% is 'eminine so i% is calle! %he mo%he# o' all con0ue#o#s. As a ,is!om +ein$, "ou ac% as %he son o' all Con0ue#o#s. /his is %he ,is!om +o!", o# en5o"men% +o!".

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. p#os%#a%e %o "ou, @ $lo#ious 4an5ush#i, in ,hom eve#"%hin$ is comple%e. /his means %ha% enli$h%enmen% is 'ull an! comple%e. /he#e is no% an"%hin$ le'% ou% in enli$h%enmen%. /ha% is 4an5ush#i. Al%hou$h in %he Dha#ma)a"a %he#e is nei%he# love no# ha%e, "e% in o#!e# %o %ame all evil ones o' %he /h#ee 7ealms, ,i%hou% e3cep%ion, "ou !ispla" %he +o!" o' %he Kin$ o' 2u#" as a compassiona%e means. . p#os%#a%e %o "ou, %e##i'"in$ Bhai#ava (aman%a)a. /his is all s"m+olic an! e3plaine! in %he 7ecollec%ion o' %he pu#e cha#ac%e#is%ics o' %he man!ala. Al%hou$h "ou me!i%a%e an! i% is ve#" po,e#'ul, in "ou# o,n min! "ou shoul! un!e#s%an! %he meanin$ o' i% all. 2o# e3ample %he s%#e%che! elephan% s)in is s"m+olic o' ove#comin$ i$no#ance. /he cleave# cu%s !elusions. All o' %he !i''e#en% %hin$s s%an! 'o# some%hin$. Li)e %he hea! o' B#ahma s%an!s 'o# . have comple%e compassion. /he 'i#e s%ove s%an!s 'o# . have %ummo ps"chic hea%. /he !#um means all %he Bu!!has a#e happ" ,hen %he" hea# %he !#um an! %he" come an! %he" +less me. /hese a#e all %he meanin$s o' i%. So al%hou$h "ou me!i%a%e on a ve#" ,#a%h'ul 'o#m "ou shoul! al,a"s )no, %ha% i% is s"m+olic. (@&7 =.=; 1;ADS A7; /1; =.=; SC7.:/&7AL CA/;?@7.;S. (@&7 /W@ 1@7=S A7; 2@7 /1; /W@ L;V;LS @2 /7&/1. (@&7 /1.7/( 2@&7 A74S :L&S (@&7 B@D(, S:;;C1, A=D 4.=D, /1;S; /1.7/( S;V;= A7; 2@7 /1; /1.7/(>S;V;= 2AC;/S L;AD.=? /@ :;72;C/.@=. /he %hi#%">seven 'ace%s lea!in$ %o pe#'ec%ion a#e %hin$s li)e %he ei$h% po,e#s, %he ei$h% a,a#enesses, %he 'ou# no+le pa%hs, %he 'ou# po,e#s an! such. .n %he si3 pe#'ec%ions a#e all %hi#%" seven. So %he si3 pe#'ec%ions a#e $ene#osi%", mo#ali%", pa%ience, en%husiasm, me!i%a%ion an! ,is!om. /he" have all %he %hi#%" seven +#anches in %hem. .% is 5us% ano%he# ,a" o' cu%%in$ %he pie. A=D (@&7 S.E/;;= L;?S A7; /1; /1; S.E/;;= /(:;S @2 V@.D=;SS. (@&7 @7?A= S/A=D.=? ;7;C/ .S 2@7 ;V;7 ;E:A=D.=? ?7;A/ BL.SS. /1; 4A= A=D S@ 2@7/1 A7; 2@7 /1; ;.?1/ :@W;72&L A//A.=4;=/S, A=D /1; V&L/&7; A=D S@@= A7; 2@7 /1; ;.?1/ :@W;7S. (@&7 =AK;D=;SS .S 2@7 =@/ B;.=? C@V;7;D W./1 @BS/ACL;S A=D (@&7 1A.7 B7.S/L.=? ;7;C/ S1@WS (@&7 AC1.;V;4;=/ @2 /1; ;L;VA/;D S/A/; @2 =.7VA=A. /1; 4;A=.=? @2 /1;S; .= S1@7/ .S AS 2@LL@WS. /1; S&BJ;C/ 4A//;7 @2 /1; =.=; SC7.:/&7AL CA/;?@7.;S W1.C1 .S /1; BAS.S @2 W1A/ .S /@ B; A::7;1;=D;D, meanin$ %he nine sc#ip%u#al ca%e$o#ies is ,ha% "ou shoul! s%a#% %o +ecome a,a#e o'... is %he illusion li)e #ela%ive level an! %he space li)e ul%ima%e level o' %#u%h. Wha% %his is sa"in$ is %ha% all i' %he nine ca%e$o#ies o' %he sc#ip%u#al %eachin$s 'all in%o +asicall" %,o %hin$s. /he space li)e voi!ness an! %he illuso#" li)e #ela%ive level o' %#u%h. /he #eason ,h" %he #ela%ive level is #e'e##e! %o as illuso#" li)e....i% is no% illusion. .% is li)e an illusion +ecause i% means "ou have %o s%op $#aspin$ a% i%. /he e3ample %ha% is +es% $iven 'o# %ha% is, i' "ou have a ve#" clea# mi##o# an! "ou s%an! in a pa#%icula# posi%ion, ,hen "ou loo) in %he mi##o#, "ou )no, ,ha% "ou see is a #e'lec%ion. Bu% i' "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o #ela3 a 'e, momen%s, "ou can allo, "ou#sel' %o %hin) %he#e is ano%he# #oom ove# %he#e. So "ou a#e ac%uall" loo)in$ a% people ,ho loo) li)e %he" a#e he#e. Bu% +ecause "ou )no, i% is a mi##o# "ou )no, %ha% %he#e is no one ove# %he#e. Bu% "ou see i% ve#" clea#l". /ha% is %he %hin$. @n a ve#" $oo! mi##o# "ou $e% p#is%ine #e'lec%ion. :e#'ec%9 So 5us% li)e "ou un!e#s%an! %ha% %he mi##o#8s ima$e is no% #eal, so "ou shoul! un!e#s%an! %ha% ,i%h all phenomena, al%hou$h %he#e a#e %h#ee people in '#on% o' me, m" min! shoul! un!e#s%an! "ou as +ein$ li)e a #e'lec%ion in a mi##o#. /ha% !oes no% mean %ha% . no, am insince#e o# some%hin$9 .% means m" min! !oes no% $#asp. Does no% $e% hun$ up a+ou% %hin$s. /ha% is impo#%an%9 .n +ecomin$ li+e#a%e!, "ou have %o have '#ee!om o' consciousness. So 'o# "ou as p#ac%i%ione#s, on a #ela%ive level "ou %#" %o see all %hin$s li)e an illusion, li)e a #e'lec%ion in a mi##o#. @n %he ul%ima%e level, ,hen "ou $o in%o %he ul%ima%e level o' me!i%a%ion, i% shoul! +e li)e space. /his means, an! . have %al)e! a+ou% i% li)e space ,he#e %he#e is no%hin$ appea#in$. Jus% %he clea#ness o' space. /ha% is s"m+olic 'o# on %his level %ha% no o+5ec% has in!epen!en% sel' e3is%ence. So i' all phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en%, an! "ou #eali*e %he na%u#e o' %ha%, eve#" %hin$ can !isappea# in i%. /hin) o' i%. .' eve#"%hin$ ,e#e in%e#!epen!en%, %hen no%hin$ can s%an! ou% on i%8s o,n. ;ve#"%hin$ is on %ha% plane. /ha% plane is

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li)e space. A $#ea% vacui%" o' space. 2o# e3ample, #i$h% no, +ecause ,e a#e cau$h% up in ima$es. /he#e is %he +lue ca#pe%, %he $ol!en %a+le, an! so on. . see all %hese %hin$s as sepa#a%e. Bu% i' . un!e#s%an! %he na%u#e o' %hem, %ha% %he" a#e all ac%uall" molecules comin$ %o$e%he# an! 'o#min$ !i''e#en% aspec%s, in %ha% ,a" %he" a#e all oneness in %ha% ,a". We can sa" %he" a#e all 5us% molecules an! a%oms an! mani'es%in$ in pa#%icula# aspec%. /he" a#e all oneness in %ha% ,a". 2o# a Bu!!his% %he" all have %he sin$ula# na%u#e o' +ein$ in%e#!epen!en%. So in %he #eali*a%ion o' in%e#!epen!ence, all phenomena !isappea#. .' all phenomena ,e#e in%e#!epen!en%, ho, can an" one %hin$ s%an! ou% mo#e %han ano%he#< . am %al)in$ on an ul%ima%e level. =o%hin$ coul!, +ecause eve#"%hin$ is in%e#!epen!en%. @n a #ela%ive level "ou have ima$e, "ou have an aspec%, an ima$e appea#in$ an! "ou un!e#s%an! i% '#om ,ha% i% 'unc%ions 'o#, +u% i% !oes no% have an"%hin$ mo#e %han %ha%. .% is no% mo#e %han %ha%. .% is a vali! o+5ec%, i% 'unc%ions as a %a+le, i% has o+5ec%s space! upon i%, +u% %ha% is #ela%ive. /ha% is a %a+le 'o# us, 'o# someone else i% mi$h% +e some%hin$ %o%all" !i''e#en%. /ha% ,e !o no% )no,. So i% calle! !i''e#en% names in !i''e#en% lan$ua$es. Which one is %he mo#e #eal name 'o# i%< =ei%he#9 .% is 5us% a !esi$na%e! o+5ec%. .% 'unc%ions as %a+le. So %he#e is no ul%ima%el" e3is%en% %a+le. /he#e is a #ela%ive appea#ance ,hich has a 'unc%ion. So %ha% is %he illuso#" li)e na%u#e o' #e$ula# phenomena ,hich is li)e ima$es in a mi##o#. @n %he ul%ima%e si!e i% is all o' one %as%e. All o' %he %eachin$s in Bu!!hism 'all %o %hose %,o %hin$s ,hich is calle! %he %,o levels o' %#u%h. /1; :A/1 2@7 C@4:7;1;=D.=? /1;S; .S /1; /1.7/( S;V;= 2AC;/S L;AD.=? /@ :;72;C/.@=. /1; 4A.= :@=/ @2 /1.S :A/1 2@7 &=D;7S/A=D.=? /1; &L/.4A/; L;V;L .S &=D;7S/A=D.=? /1; S.E/;;= /(:;S @2 V@.D=;SS A=D /1; 4;/1@D 2@7 /1.S .S /@ 7;4A.= .=S;:A7ABL; W./1 /1; ?7;A/ BL.SS. /he $ene#a%ion o' %he ?#ea% Bliss is a #e'ine! level o' consciousness an! %ha% #e'ine! level o' consciousness $ives "ou a !eepe# un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness. /ha% is ,h" i% sa"s %ha% %he main poin% o' %his p#ac%ice is %o un!e#s%an! voi!ness an! %o uni'" %ha% ,i%h $#ea% +liss. /1; 27&./ /@ W1.C1 (@& A7; L;D B( /1.S :A/1 .S /1; C@44@= A=D &=C@44@= :@W;72&L A//A.=4;=/S. /he common po,e#'ul a%%ainmen%s a#e clai#vo"ance, %he a+ili%" %o pass %h#ou$h ,alls, %o s,im in %he ea#%h, %o 'l" in %he s)", heal people, all %hose %hin$s. /hose a#e %he common a%%ainmen%s. /he uncommon po,e#'ul a%%ainmen% is enli$h%enmen%. A=D, @2 /1;S; /W@ /1; :7.=C.:AL @=; .S =.7VA=A .= W1.C1 ALL @BS/ACL;S A7; S/7.::;D. /his is %he ?#ea% =i#vana. .n Bu!!hism "ou hea# o' hina"ana A#ha%s. /he" have a lesse# ni#vana +ecause %he" s%ill have han$>ups. Bu% %he" supp#ess %hem. /he" me!i%a%e onl" on voi!ness an! so %he" #emove %he +asis 'o# %hem, +u% %he" !o no% #eall" pu#i'" %hem. Whe#eas ,hen "ou me!i%a%e an! #eali*e %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%" +u% "ou s%ill 'unc%ion in a #e$ula# #ole con%inuousl" ,i%h love an! compassion, "ou al,a"s un!e#s%an! %o ,o#) ,i%h love an! compassion, +u% "ou un!e#s%an! pe#sonal ni#vana, %ha% is %he $#ea% ni#vana ,hich is ,i%hou% o+s%acle. Because ,hen "ou a%%ain %ha% ni#vana, "ou a#e omniscien%, %he Bu!!ha. .% means "ou have no p#o+lems ,ha%soeve# un!e#s%an! eve#" sen%ien% +ein$ e3ac%l" as %he" a#e. (ou comple%el" comp#ehen! %hem. .' "ou %hin) a+ou% i%, le%8s sa" . a%%ain pe#sonal ni#vana +u% . have some pho+ias. . have some han$>ups. Bu% +ecause . have neve# #eall" !eal% ,i%h %hem, . have 5us% me!i%a%e! on voi!ness an! have s%#ippe! %hem o' %hei# ene#$", +u% . have neve# #eall" $o%%en #i! o' %hem. So . me!i%a%e on voi!ness an! +liss #i$h% ou%9 Comple%el" loose an" mani'es% so#% o' han$>up. . can loose %he ene#$". Bu% as soon as . come +ac) in %he #e$ula# ,o#l! %o %#" %o help o%he#s, %hose %hin$s a#e ac%iva%e! a$ain +ecause on a coa#se level o' consciousness %he" )ic) in. So a hina"ana a#ha% has %o +e ve#" ca#e'ul ho, he +ene'i%s sen%ien% +ein$s +ecause he can con%#ol his min! ve#" s%#on$l" ,i%h concen%#a%ion +u% he canno% le% $o. 1e has $o% %o )eep himsel' ve#" up%i$h% in his concen%#a%ion.

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Whe#eas 'o# a 'ull" enli$h%ene! Bu!!ha, millions o' "ea#s a$o %he" #eali*e! %ha% i' . me!i%a%e ,i%h love an! compassion, no ma%%e# ,ha% !elusion . have . have compassion 'o# m" o,n !elusions. . pu#i'" %hem. . ,o#) %hem %h#ou$h an! . #esolve %hem 'o# m"sel'. /ha% Bu!!ha, ,hen %he" #ela%e %o ano%he# sen%ien% +ein$ ,ho has inc#e!i+le !elusions, %he#e is no mo#e p#o+lem 'o# %hem. /he" a#e 'ull" con'i!en%. /he" have $one %h#ou$h all %hei# o,n !elusions so an"one elses !elusion is no%hin$ %o %hem an" mo#e. Whe#eas %he hina"ana a#ha% is a li%%le +i% up%i$h% a+ou% %ha% +ecause %hei# min! can $e% cau$h% up in ano%he# pe#son8s $ame pla"in$. /he easies% one is !esi#e. Because a hina"ana a#ha% supp#esses se3ual !esi#e, i' %he" $e% involve! ,i%h a ,oman %hei# se3ual !esi#e can )ic) in. So %he" have %o )eep ve#" s%#on$ concen%#a%ion on %he %he s)ele%on o' %he pe#son %ha% %he" a#e %al)in$ %o so %he" !o no% $e% hun$ up a+ou% %he 'lesh on %he s)ele%on. Whe#eas 'o# %he Bu!!ha %he" have $one %h#ou$h %hei# passion, %he a%%achmen% %o sensual !esi#e so %he" !o no% have han$>ups a+ou% i%. So %he" can have a ,oman %o%all" s%#ip in '#on% o' %hem an! 5us% see %he +ein$ ,i%h compassion. /he" !o no% have han$ ups a+ou% i% an" mo#e. Ac%uall" i' "ou as) ,ell !oes %ha% mean . have %o $ive up se3uali%", %he ,a" "ou $ive i% up in %his sense is %ha% "ou $o %o%all" +e"on! i% ,i%h in%e#nal +liss. Which is a million %imes +e%%e# %han e3%e#nal +liss. .% is eve#las%in$, neve# le%s "ou !o,n. . mean +" %his in %he #e$ula# sense ,hen "ou have a li%%le +i% o' a se3ual in%e#cou#se an hou# la%e# "ou a#e e3haus%e!. .' "ou %#" %o !o i% a$ain "ou# +o!" !oesn8% ,o#) so ,ell. Whe#eas enli$h%enmen% ene#$" neve# le%s "ou !o,n. (ou can $ene#a%e i% a million %imes an! i% neve# le%s "ou !o,n. .% !oesn8% e3haus% "ou. So %he#e is a !i''e#ence. .n ove#comin$ !esi#e, %ha% is an impo#%an% %hin$ %o #emem+e#. Lama (eshe al,a"s sai! one8s in%e#nal +liss shoul! +e +i$$e# %han %he ou%si!e +liss. /hen "ou !o no% $e% hassle! +" %he sensual o+5ec%s. So ,e a#e %al)in$ a+ou% %he $#ea% enli$h%enmen% o# %he $#ea% ni#vana an! ,h" i% is impo#%an% %o s%#ive 'o# 'ull enli$h%enmen%. Because i' "ou a#e 'ull" enli$h%ene!, "ou have ,o#)e! ou% all o' "ou# hassles. (ou !o no% have han$> ups an" mo#e. .n %ha% ,a" "ou !o no% have a p#o+lem. (ou have me% someone an! "ou sa" . ,oul! li)e %o help +u% ac%uall" "ou# !elusions is p#e%%" close %o %he one %ha% . ha! a lo% o' %#ou+le ,i%h an! . coul! neve# han!le i%... %ha% is e3ac%l" ,ha% a hina"ana a#ha% ,oul! !o9 1e ,oul! sa" . canno% han!le "ou# !elusion. . ,ill si% he#e ,i%h a ve#" col! 'ace an! sa" me!i%a%e on impe#manence +u% %he ,hole 'eelin$ is $one +ecause %he" can no% !o i%. /he" can no% open up %o %hei# 'eelin$s. A 'ull" enli$h%ene! Bu!!ha has no mo#e p#o+lems. /he" have $one %h#ou$h %hei# %hin$. So "ou can 'eel inc#e!i+le ,a#m%h '#om %hem an! %he" ,ill s%ill sa" me!i%a%e on impe#manence +u% %he" ,on8% have an" han$>ups. /he#e is a much $#ea%e# 'lo,. /he +lessin$s o' %he Bu!!ha a#e $#ea%e#. /ha% is ,h" i' "ou can 'in! someone ,ho is 'ull" enli$h%ene!, i% is 5us% ecs%as", %o ma)e o''e#in$s an! %o +e !evo%e! %o %hem +ecause %he" have 'ull enli$h%enmen%. So 5us% %o +e ,i%h %hem, %hei# au#a is ,i!e open. /he" have no mo#e han$>ups so i% is a $#ea% +lessin$ in %ha%9 /1&S W./1 A B@D( A::;A7.=? .= /1; 2@74 @2 VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, . 7;4;4B;7 ./S S.?=.2.CA=C; L.K; /1.S. So li)e . sa", al%hou$h "ou a#e me!i%a%in$ on %his a+solu%e mons%e#, #eall" i% means some%hin$ ve#" po,e#'ul %o "ou. . ,ill 0uic)l" cove# %he ne3% %,o pa#%s. /he man%#as a#e impo#%an%. So %ha% is all %oni$h% +ecause o%he#,ise . %#" %o !o %o much. So a% %his poin% %hen ,e have mani'es%e! ou#selves as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. We have %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$s, %he commi%men% +ein$ as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious +o!" o' Va5#a Bhai#ava. /he ,is!om +ein$ is 4an5ush#i an! %he concen%#a%ion +ein$ a% %he level o' his hea#% in %he cen%e# o' %he ches%. /he concen%#a%ion +ein$ is ac%uall" Dha#ma)a"a, %he 4an5ush#i is %he Sam+ho$a)a"a ,hich is %he +o!" o' +liss, %he as%#al +o!", an! %he commi%men% +ein$ is %he =i#mana)a"a, +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is ve#" ve#" impo#%an% %o %#" %o in%e$#a%e +o!hici%%a. (ou shoul! %hin) %ha% %he ve#" po#es o' "ou# s)in a#e 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. /he mos% success'ul %an%#ic p#ac%ice "ou can eve# have is li%e#all" +elievin$ in eve#" po#e o' "ou# s)in is 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .' "ou !o i% on %ha% level, ,hen "ou me!i%a%e as "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, "ou have ,on!e#'ul p#o%ec%ion %ha% "ou a#e no% c#ea%in$ some so#% o' an evil spi#i%. (ou a#e c#ea%in$ pu#e +o!hici%%a, love an! compassion 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s. .% is so impo#%an% %ha% . can no% emphasi*e i% enou$h, %ha% i' "ou me!i%a%e %ha% ,a", a% %he en! o' "ou# li'e "ou ,ill have %he +i$$es% +es% +lessin$ %ha% "ou coul! possi+l" have in %his li'e%ime.

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/he#e is ac%uall" one s%o#" in /i+e% o' one "o$i ,ho ,as a ve#" s%upi! pe#son. Bu% he has a lo% o' !e!ica%ion %o his p#ac%ice an! he me!i%a%e! on (aman%a)a a $#ea% !eal +u% he #eall" !i!n8% un!e#s%an! ,ha% he ,as !oin$. 1e 5us% me!i%a%e! on %he 'o#m ,i%hou% %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' ,ha% %he 'o#m mean%. .% is sai! %ha% ac%uall" he coul! )ill people +" s%a#in$ a% %hem. Jus% +" loo)in$ a% %hem, his vision ,as so in%ensive, he ,oul! )ill %hem. So he +ecame 0ui%e a pe#son %o avoi!. An",a" he live! in a cave so he !i!n8% %hin) o' i%. When he !ie!, he ac%uall" %oo) a #e+i#%h as a spi#i%, he !i! no% %a)e a #e+i#%h in a pu#e lan! a% all. . +elieve, . am no% su#e o' %he s%o#", +u% . +elieve one o' %he "o$is o' %he (aman%a)a linea$e ha! %o $o ou% an! )ill %he spi#i% an! %hen i% %oo) ano%he# #e+i#%h +ecause i% ,as c#ea%in$ a $#ea% !eal o' evil. So in %ha% ,a" i' "ou me!i%a%e ,i%hou% un!e#s%an!in$ ,ha% "ou a#e !oin$ "ou coul! c#ea%e a lo% o' p#o+lems. (ou coul! %a)e a +a! #e+i#%h. /ha% is ,h" i% is impo#%an% %o have %he 'un!amen%als o' "ou# p#ac%ice !o,n. Bu% even %hou$h "ou mi$h% +e hum+le an! sa" . #eall" !on8% have %ha% $oo! o' a p#ac%ice, as lon$ as "ou al,a"s me!i%a%e +o!hici%%a, "ou neve# have a +a! p#ac%ice. (ou al,a"s have a $oo! p#ac%ice. Al%hou$h "ou mi$h% no% consi!e# "ou#sel' a ,on!e#'ul %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione#, i' "ou me!i%a%e in %his manne# %hin)in$ o' eve#" po#e, eve#" +#ea%h, %he molecules o' %he +#ea%h %ha% come ou% o' m" +o!" a#e +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s, %he s)in a#oun! m" +o!" is +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s, %he ,a#m%h %ha% comes o'' m" +o!" is +ene'i%%in$ sen%ien% +ein$s, m" ,hole +ein$ is 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. .' "ou me!i%a%e in %ha% ,a", "ou c#ea%e a %e##i'ic visuali*a%ion. When "ou %u#n i% in%o (aman%a)a visuali*a%ion, i% $ives "ou a lo% mo#e po,e# an! con'i!ence in "ou#sel'. .n a #ela%ive level i% is ve#" +ene'icial. (ou !o no% $e% +e%#a"e! +" "ou# p#ac%ice, al#i$h%< So as . sai! "ou a#e %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$s. 2#om %he cen%e# 1&4 in "ou# hea#% "ou emi% in'ini%e li$h% #a"s a%%#ac%in$ all o' %he Bu!!has an! %he Bo!hisa%%vas ,i%h %he man%#a. @4 17.1 1AB@ 4A1A>K7@D1A A?ACC1A A?ACC1A AS4ADA :&JA :7A/.B7. 1.=/1& :7ASADA 4;D1. 4A=K&7& SVA1A .% is some%hin$ %o %he e''ec% o' please come he#e all Bu!!has an! en5o" %his o''e#in$ %ha% . am $oin$ %o o''e# 'o# "ou. /hen "ou $o @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ an! pu#i'" %he invo)e! man!ala in %he space +e'o#e "ou. /hen havin$ pu#i'ie! i% o' all ne$a%ivi%" "ou ma)e %he ei$h% e3%e#nal o''e#in$s. @4 17.1 S17.1 1AA @4 1&4 1&4 :1A/A @4 V.K7./A=A=A D&S1/A4 SA//VA DA4AKA?A1 ?A1A @4 K&4A7A 7&:.=; JA1 JA1 1&4 :1A/A @4 17.1 1A1 1A. :1A/A @4 D.:/A L@CA=A V.K7./A=A=A 4A1A A//A//A 1ASA=A D.=. D.:/A(; SVA1AA @4 VAJ7A =A.V.D(A A1 1&4A @4 VAJ7A S1ABDA A1 1&4 /hen "ou $o @4 4&=?A7A JA1A @4 DA=DA 1&4A @4 :AD4A BA4A @4 K1A=?A 1@1 an! "ou a+so#+ %he 'ull man!ala %o "ou#sel'. 1avin$ !one %ha% a$ain "ou invo)e ano%he# man!ala +ecause "ou have no, a+so#+e! %he ,is!om, all o' %he as%#al +o!ies o' all o' %he Bu!!has, an! no, ,an% %o consec#a%e "ou#sel'. So %o !o %ha% "ou %hen invo)e ano%he# man!ala ,i%h @4 17.1 1AB@ 4A1A>K7@D1A A?ACC1A A?ACC1A AS4ADA :&JA :7A/.B7. 1.=/1& :7ASADA 4;D1. 4A=K&7& SVA1A (ou ma)e %he ei$h% ou%e# o''e#in$s, @4 17.1 S17.1 1AA @4 1&4 1&4 :1A/A @4 V.K7./A=A=A D&S1/A4 SA//VA DA4AKA?A1 ?A1A @4 K&4A7A 7&:.=; JA1 JA1 1&4 :1A/A @4 17.1 1A1 1A. :1A/A @4 D.:/A L@CA=A V.K7./A=A=A 4A1A A//A//A 1ASA=A D.=. D.:/A(; SVA1AA @4 VAJ7A =A.V.D(A A1 1&4A @4 VAJ7A S1ABDA A1 1&4 /hen "ou sa" please Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas, +es%o, ini%ia%ion upon me. 2#om %hei# hea#%s come %he ei$h% $o!!esses an! %he" have ,hi%e vases calle! moon li$h% vases in %hei# han!s, an! %he" come in%o %he space +e'o#e "ou an! %he" sin$ son$s sa"in$ 5us% as all %he Bu!!has have +een +lesse! ,hen %he" %oo) #e+i#%h, so also ,ill "ou +e ,ashe! ,i%h %he ,a%e#s o' %he ?an$es #ive# in .n!ia ,hich is consi!e#e! %o +e +lesse! sac#e! ,a%e# %ha% pu#i'ies all ne$a%ivi%". /he" pou# %his ove# %he %op o' "ou# +o!". .% 'lo,s in%o %he c#o,n o' %he hea! o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a an! comple%el" $ives "ou $#ea% +liss an! ecs%as". .% pu#i'ies all o' %he s%ains. So "ou shoul! 'eel %ha% %he smu!$es o' +a! visuali*a%ion a#e comple%el" o+li%e#a%e!. (ou have %hen a ve#" p#is%ine ,on!e#'ul, +liss'ul, clea# visuali*a%ion o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. /hen all o' %he $o!!esses an! %he ini%ia%ion man!ala $o ins%an%l" an! a#e a+so#+e! in%o "ou# +o!".

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/hen "ou ma)e o''e#in$s %o %he #oo% an! linea$e $u#us. 2#om %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! "ou o''e# %o %he #oo% $u#u, '#om "ou# 'o#ehea! "ou o''e# %o %he linea$e $u#us, %hen "ou ac%uall" $o +ac) %o %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! %o o''e# a$ain %o "ou# #oo% $u#u, an! %ha% ac%uall" is onl" ha! in one %an%#ic colle$e, in %he o%he#, %he" sa" %ha% i' "ou have al#ea!" o''e#e! %o %he #oo% $u#u in %he +e$innin$, "ou !o no% nee! %o !o i% a$ain a% %he en!. Bu% in %he %#a!i%ion . ha! mo#e a''ini%" ,i%h, i% is sai! +ecause %he #oo% $u#u is in %he linea$e, "ou o''e# 'i#s% %o %he #oo% $u#u an! %hen "ou o''e# %o %he linea$e $u#us, an! %hen a$ain %o "ou# #oo% $u#u +ecause he is in %he linea$e so "ou have %o !o i% a$ain an",a". /hen all %he ini%ia%ion $u#us ,hich +es%o,e! ini%ia%ions an! such upon me, %hen %o (aman%a)a, %o %he #ela%e! !ei%ies o' %he 'ou# classes o' %an%#a, %o %he !ha#ma #a5a, %o %he commi%%e! !ha#ma #a5a, %hen %o all %he #ela%e! !ei%ies ,ho $ive p#o%ec%ion %o me as a p#ac%i%ione#, %o also all %he na$as an! %he mo#e po,e#'ul spi#i%s. /hen a% %he level o' %he )nee %hen "ou $o %o %he local spi#i%s an! %o all livin$ sen%ien% +ein$s as !ei%ies. /hen "ou sa" all %he Bu!!has o' %he %en !i#ec%ions a#e +#ou$h% 'o#%h an! !issolve in%o m" +o!". @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 an! %hen "ou %as%e i%. (ou shoul! have %he nec%a# 5us% 'lo, %h#ou$h "ou# +o!", "ou sa" @4 A47./A>SVAD1A=A VAJ7A SVAB1AVA A/4AK@ 1A4 /his sa!hana ,hich is o' a va5#a na%u#e, %his am .. (ou have ecs%as" in %ha%. /hen "ou sin$ p#aises %o "ou#sel' o' ,hich %he lon$ p#aise is $oo! +ecause i% helps us i!en%i'" %he !i''e#en% o+5ec%s an! $ives "ou a li%%le mo#e ene#$" a+ou% %he visuali*a%ion. /he sho#% p#aise 5us% i!en%i'ies "ou as 4an5ush#i a#e %he sva+hava)a"a, %he =i#mana)a"a, %he Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! Dha#ma)a"a. (ou 4an5ush#i ,ho ,o#)s ve#" ha#! 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s, al%hou$h "ou# min! neve# moves '#om %he sup#eme #eali*a%ion o' enli$h%enmen%, %o "ou ,ho mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s in ,#a%h'ul 'o#m, . ma)e p#os%#a%ions. .n %his ,a" "ou a#e all #ea!" %o pe#'o#m %he 'inal pu#e ac%ivi%" ,hich is %he ac%ivi%" o' (aman%a)a ,hich is !one ,i%h %he #eci%a%ion o' %he man%#a. So a$ain #emem+e# "ou have %he 'ou# pu#i%ies. /he pu#i%" o' "ou# +o!", o' %he envi#onmen%, o' %he en5o"men%s ,hich is #eceivin$ %he o''e#in$s. (ou# 'inal pu#i%" ,hich ,e ,ill %al) a+ou% in a couple !a"s ,ill +e %he man%#a #eci%a%ions ,he#e "ou ac%uall" ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s in a me!i%a%ive manne#. So on %ha% no%e ,e shoul! ma)e a !e!ica%ion p#a"e#. As %he Dalai Lama sai! ,e shoul! #eall" %#" %o have a +i$ min! ,hen ,e ma)e !e!ica%ion sa"in$ ,he#e eve# %he#e is nee! 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s, ,he#e eve# %he" have nee!s, mi$h% . +e a+le %o $o %o %ha% place an! mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. We shoul! no% have a 'ain% hea#%e! a%%i%u!e sa"in$ %ha% is !i''icul%. We shoul! %#" %o !evelop %he con'i!ence %ha% sa"s . ,ill %#" %o +ene'i% all unive#sal sen%ien% +ein$s an! ma" . %#ul" !evelop %he capaci%" ,i%hin m" hea#% %o +e a+le %o %a)e #e+i#%hs in places ,he#e sen%ien% +ein$s nee! help an! ma" . %#ul" +e a+le %o +ene'i% %hem. .n %his ,a" %he Dalai Lama o''e#s man" p#a"e#s. So also ,e shoul! o''e# p#a"e#s li)e %ha% %oo. /#ul" !e!ica%in$ ou# ve#" soul, ou# +o!" speech an! min!, %he %o%al o' ou# +ein$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s, %his is %he #ela%ive aspec% o' $#ea% love an! compassion. Chap%e# 11 1avin$ %he pu#e envi#onmen%, pu#e en5o"men%, pu#e +o!", ,e no, move %o %he pe#'ec% ac%ivi%ies. .% is '#om ,i%hin %he min! o' ou# +o!hici%%a %ha% %he ,hole o' ou# +o!" in %he aspec% o' (aman%a)a mani'es%s. We shoul! me!i%a%e %ha% i' %he#e ,as no% love an! compassion, ,e ,oul! s%a" a+so#+e! in %he s%a%e o' Dha#ma)a"a. Because %he#e is love an! compassion, ,e mani'es% ou# 'o#m as %he $lo#ious (aman%a)a. .n me!i%a%in$ on %ha% 'o#m, have i% ve#" clea# an! vivi!. .' no%hin$ else ma)e %he min! have pe#'ec% s%a+ili%" in i!en%i'"in$ %ha% . am %he !ei%". We have appea#e! as %he $#ea% (aman%a)a, nine 'aces, %hi#%">'ou# a#ms an! si3%een le$s, have $ene#a%e! %he +lessin$s o' %he si3 sense !oo#s ,i%h %he see! s"lla+les o' %he Bo!hisa%%vas, an! have also +lesse! +o!" speech an! min! ,i%h ,hi%e @4, #e! A1, an! +lue 1&4. /hen in ou# hea#% ,e $ene#a%e! %he ,is!om +ein$, 4an5ush#i. An! in his hea#% ,e have $ene#a%e! %he sun !is), upon %ha% %he concen%#a%ion +ein$ ,i%h %he s"lla+le 1&4. So in %his ,a" ,e have me!i%a%e! on ou# selves as a pe#'ec%l" pu#e 'o#m o' +ein$ %e#me! %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$s. /ha% is %he commi%men% +ein$, %he ,is!om +ein$, an! %he concen%#a%ion +ein$. We shoul! un!e#s%an! %ha% %he concen%#a%ion +ein$, %he s"lla+le 1&4, is s"m+olic o' %he insepa#a+ili%" o# %he non !uali%" o' +liss an! voi!ness, %he concen%#a%ion ,e shoul! al,a"s %#" %o leave ou# min! in. 2#om %he concen%#a%ion o' %he s"lla+le 1&4, %he #eali*a%ion o' %he s"lla+le +liss an! voi!ness, ,e can

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$ene#a%e %he pu#e illuso#" +o!". A% %his %ime ,e a#e $ene#a%in$ an impu#e illuso#" +o!" +ecause ,e have no% #eali*e! an" o' %he hi$he# s%a$es +u% ,e shoul! s%ill ,o#) a% visuali*in$ ou# selves as mani'es%in$ ,i%h %he pu#e illuso#" 'o#m ,hich is %he ,is!om +ein$ 4an5ush#i. .% is '#om %he ,is!om +ein$ o' 4an5ush#i %ha% ,e a#e %hen a+le %o anima%e %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious 'o#m o' Va5#a Bhai#ava, +ein$ a+le %o ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. So ,e have %he %h#ee s%ac)e! +ein$s. 2#om %he s"lla+le in ou# hea#% ,e emi% li$h% #a"s an! invo)e all o' %he Bu!!has an! %he Bo!hisa%%vas in%o %he space +e'o#e us. We pu#i'" %he #ealm ,i%h %he man%#a, ,e ma)e %he ei$h% o''e#in$s, an! have %hem come a+ove us ,i%h %he s"lla+le /SA. Wi%h 1&4 %he" se%%le !o,n on %op o' us. BA4 ,he#e i% s%a#%s %o mi3 comple%el" ,i%h us an! 1@ ,hen ,e a#e comple%el" mi3e! insepa#a+l" ,i%h %he invo)e! ,is!om +ein$s %ha% ,e have +#ou$h% in%o %he space +e'o#e us. @nce a$ain '#om ou# hea#% ,e emi% li$h% #a"s an! invo)e all o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas in %he space +e'o#e an! a#oun! us. We ma)e a #e0ues% an! a p#a"e# %o %hem. :lease +es%o, upon me %he ini%ia%ion. Jus% as all %he Bu!!has ,hen %he" #eceive! +i#%h #eceive! %he +lessin$s o' %he 7ive# ?an$es upon %hei# +o!", so also ma" ,e ,ho have 5us% %a)en ou# #e+i#%h, also #eceive %he +lessin$s. All o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas emi% %he 'ou# $#ea% an! po,e#'ul !a)inis ,ho come in %he space a+ove us ,i%h ,hi%e moon colo#e! vases an! slo,l" pou# %he nec%a# o' 'ive colo#s upon us. 2#om %he %op o' ou# hea!, i% 'lo,s %h#ou$h ou# +o!" pu#i'"in$ all o' %he impu#i%ies, s%ains an! +a! %"pes o' visuali*a%ions %ha% ,e mi$h% have. An! in %his ,a" ,e have #eceive! pe#'ec% ini%ia%ion ,i%h %he pou#in$ o' %he nec%a#s upon us. An! %he sin$in$ o' p#aise. /hen %he e3cess ,a%e# %ha% 'lo,s %o %he c#o,n o' ou# hea! %#ans'o#ms in%o %he aspec% o' %he Bu!!ha A)sho+h"a ,ho is +lue in colo#, insepa#a+le '#om ou# %an%#ic mas%e#, an! em+#acin$ his conso#% 4ama)i. Visuali*e %he %,o o' %hem +ein$ in union +ehin! %he cen%#al s)ull on %he '#on% o' %he 'o#ehea!. An! %hen all o' %he ini%ia%ion !ei%ies an! %he $o!!esses a+so#+ in%o "ou# +o!" ,hich e3pe#iences $#ea% +liss. (ou a#e no, a 'ull" consec#a%e! an! #eali*e! invo)e! %an%#ic !ei%" an! sui%a+le %o +e a+le %o $ene#a%e an! #eceive %he +lessin$s o' o''e#in$s ,hich is 'o# %he $ene#a%ion o' $#ea% +liss. We #eceive %he ou%e# o''e#in$s $ene#a%e! '#om +liss an! voi!ness ,hich c#ea%e ,i%hin ou# min! %he p#is%ine a,a#eness o' %he non !uali%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. 2o# %he en5o"men% o' ou# si3 senses, ,e o''e# ,a%e# 'o# ou# mou%h, ,a%e# 'o# ou# 'ee%, pe#'ume, 'lo,e#s, incense, li$h%, 'oo!, an! music, e3pe#iencin$ $#ea% +liss ,i%hin all o' ou# si3 senses. /hen ,e #eceive! %he inne# o''e#in$s, 'i#s% o''e#in$ %he inne# o''e#in$ %o all o%he#s ,hich a#e c#ucial in ou# p#ac%ice. So ,e o''e# %o %he #oo% $u#us, %he linea$e $u#us, %he $u#us ,hich +es%o,e! ini%ia%ions upon us an! have $iven commen%a#" +ecause some%imes %hose %eache#s a#e no% %he same as %he !i#ec% linea$e hol!in$ $u#us. So ,e ma)e o''e#in$s o' %he inne# o''e#in$ %o %hem. /hen ,e ma)e o''e#in$ %o (aman%a)a, an! %hen %o %he hos%s o' %he !ei%ies o' %he 'ou# levels o' %an%#a. /hen ,e ma)e o''e#in$ %o oa%h +oun! Dha#ma 7a5a an! his en%ou#a$e, %o all o' %he po,e#'ul na$a spi#i%s an! o%he# spi#i%s %ha% coul! +e a#oun!, an! %o all o' %he spi#i%s ,ho have eve# commi%%e! %hemselves ,i%h oa%h an! p#omises %o,a#!s sus%ainin$ p#ac%i%ione#s o' (aman%a)a. 2inall" ,e ma)e o''e#in$ %o all o' %he local spi#i%s in ou# a#ea an! %o all sen%ien% +ein$s in %he 'o#m o' %he !ei%". /hen all o' %he Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas a+so#+ in%o ou# +o!" an! ,e #eceive! %he nec%a# ou#selves o' inne# o''e#in$ ,i%h %he man%#a ,hich $ene#a%es %he e3%#a o#!ina#" $#ea% +liss ,i%hin ou# +ein$. @u# ,hole ne#vous s"s%em is ve#" ene#$i*e!, ve#" +liss'ul. /hen ,e #eci%e %he p#aise, ei%he# %he lon$ o# %he sho#% p#aise, %o (aman%a)a, sa"in$ $#ea% (aman%a)a, "ou a#e ,on!e#'ul an! +oun%i'ul in "ou# ,is!om, me%ho! an! %echni0ue. . have $#ea% 5o" %o +e a+le %o #el" upon "ou an! #eceive "ou# +lessin$s an! such. 1avin$ !one %ha%, !o %he #eci%a%ion o' %he sho#% p#a"e# ,hich is cla#i'"in$ %he si$ni'icance o' %he !ei%". /ha% is ,he#e ,e s%oppe!. /1; S.?=.2.CA=C; @2 /1; D;./( .S, /1; =.=; 2AC;S S/A=D 2@7 /1; =.=; CLASS;S @2 SC7.:/&7AL /;AC1.=?S W1.C1 CA= B; C@=D;=S;D .=/@ /1; /1.7/( S;V;= B7A=C1;S L;AD.=? /@ ;=L.?1/;=4;=/ W1.C1 .S ALS@ S(4B@L.I;D B( /1; /1.7/( 2@&7 A74S @2 /1; D;./( A=D B@D(, S:;;C1, A=D 4.=D W1.C1 4AK;S /1.7/(>S;V;=. /hese can all +e un!e#s%oo! ,i%hin %he si3 pe#'ec%ions. 4o#e %o %he poin%, i% ac%uall" i!en%i'ie! %he p#ac%ice o' +liss an! voi!ness o# i% can also +e sai! %o +e

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%he p#ac%ice o' clea# li$h% an! illuso#" +o!". Bliss an! voi!ness an! clea# li$h% an! illuso#" +o!" have simila#i%ies. /he p#inciple pa%h is %o $ene#a%e %he #eali*a%ion o' %he clea# li$h% consciousness ,hich is %he min! on %he mos% su+%le level #eali*in$ %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". /he mani'es%a%ion o' love an! compassion, ,hich is %he illuso#" +o!" '#om %ha% s%a%e, is %he illuso#" +o!". So "ou have %he uni'ica%ion o' %he clea# li$h% illuso#" +o!" ,hich is %he p#inciple o+5ec%ive o' ou# p#ac%ice an! ou# pa%h in %he %an%#ic vehicle. So in %ha% ,a" %he#e is %he cla#i'ica%ion o' %he s"m+olism o' (aman%a)a. /he va#ious implemen%s in %he #i$h% han! a#e %o !es%#o" ne$a%ivi%" an! !elusion. An! %hose in %he le'% han! a#e %o #e5oice an! cele+#a%e %he a%%ainmen% o' #eali*a%ion %ha% (aman%a)a has, ,hich is 'ull enli$h%enmen%. A% %his %ime ,e can also !o ,ha% is %e#me! %he coa#se an! %he su+%le !evelopmen% s%a$e p#ac%ices %ha% #e'e# %o s%a+ili*in$ ,ha% ,e have +een !oin$ ,i%h ou# selves #e$a#!in$ %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e. /he p#inciple o+5ec%ive o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e is %o elimina%e %he o#!ina#" !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h, an! secon!l" %o elimina%e $#aspin$ %o common appea#ances such as ou# sel' as +ein$ an o#!ina#" pe#son ,i%h limi%e! capaci%". So %he p#ac%ice o' %he sa!hana is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h. B" $oin$ %h#ou$h %he p#ocess o' !issolvin$ comple%el" in%o %he clea# li$h% voi!ness, $ene#a%in$ %he 'ou# elemen%s, %he man!ala, $ene#a%in$ %he ,is!om +ein$ 4an5ush#i ,i%hin %he man!ala, an! %hen allo,in$ 4an5ush#i %o $o %h#ou$h %#ans'o#ma%ions an! 'inall" appea# as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava, +" #el"in$ an! ,o#)in$ ,i%hin %ha% %echni0ue, ,e !o pu#i'" ou# o,n !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h. We also es%a+lish ve#" po,e#'ull" an! ve#" !i#ec%l", see!s o' %he Bu!!ha8s hol" Dha#ma)a"a, Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! =i#mana)a"a. /ha% is ,h" %an%#acism is mo#e special %han %he su%#ic pa%h. /he su%#a pa%h sa"s %ha% "ou a#e a Bo!hisa%%va, shoul! me!i%a%e on sun"a%a, an! as "ou !evelop an! slo,l" p#o$#ess, "ou slo,l" #eali*e %he s%a$es an! in %ha% ,a" s%a#% %o #eali*e %he Dha#ma)a"a. As "ou +ecome a mo#e po,e#'ul Bo!hisa%%va "ou can mani'es% "ou# illuso#" +o!" an! !evelop man" 'o#ms o' i% an! such, so "ou lea#n slo,l" ho, %o ,o#) ,i%h %ha%. An! %hen 'inall" "ou lea#n ho, %o mani'es% 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s in a mo#e ma%e#ial manne#. So Bo!hisa%%vas have %his po,e# as %he" +ecome mo#e po,e#'ul an! #eali*e! an! %hen !o man" ,on!e#'ul %hin$s. Bu% ,ha% i' "ou a#e al#ea!" %au$h% ho, %o p#ac%ice %o +e a Bu!!ha< An! %his is ,ha% %he ,hole p#ac%ice o' %he 'i#s% se% o' pu#i'ica%ion 'o# $ene#a%ion s%a$e is, is i% %eaches "ou ho, %o +e %he Bu!!ha. An! ho, %o +e %he Bu!!ha is, "ou a#e Dha#ma)a"a. An! %ha% is ,h" a% %he %ime o' me!i%a%in$ ,hen "ou !issolve in%o %he $#ea% voi!ness, "ou allo, "ou# min! %o i!en%i'", . am %his. . am %he omniscien% consciousness o' clea# li$h% an! +liss. 2#om ,i%hin %ha% level o' #eali*a%ion "ou allo, %he 'ou# elemen%s in %he man!ala %o $ene#a%e an! ,i%hin %ha% man!ala "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o mani'es% a 'o#m o' 4an5ush#i an! "ou i!en%i'" ,i%h %ha%. /his is m" .lluso#" Bo!", %he +o!" ,hich is m" pu#e as%#al +o!", %he 'o#m '#om ,hich $#ea% hi$h level Bo!hisa%%vas can #eceive %eachin$s an! ,hich . am mani'es%in$ +ecause . have compassion %o,a#!s %hem. 1avin$ #emaine! in %ha% s%a%e 'o# some%ime an! pe#'o#me! va#ious ac%ivi%ies, ,e a$ain $o %h#ou$h a p#ocess o' %#ans'o#ma%ion an! 'inall" mani'es% %he =i#mana)a"a. /he =i#mana)a"a is sa"in$ %ha% . am appea#in$ in %he ,o#l! solel" 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. Also calle! %he commi%men% +ein$, i% means . am commi%%e! %o ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. So in %he#e is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' o#!ina#" !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! o#!ina#" #e+i#%h in%o %he %h#ee Bu!!ha +o!ies, %he +o!" o' %#u%h, %he +o!" o' en5o"men% an! %he +o!" o' mani'es%a%ion. An! "ou es%a+lish ve#" !e'ini%e an! !i#ec% see!s 'o# 0uic)e# evolu%ion. .% is no% %ha% "ou !evelop in%o i%, i% means "ou s%a#% %o p#ac%ice imme!ia%el". So %ha% is %he 'i#s% p#ocess %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e pu#i'ies. /he secon! level o' pu#i'ica%ion on %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e #ela%es !i#ec%l" %o %he mani'es%a%ion o' "ou#sel' as %he !ei%" ,i%h ,ha% is %e#me! !ivine p#i!e. /o i!en%i'", . am. /ha% is %he !ivine p#i!e. Divine p#i!e #e'e#s in some ,a"s %o a !ualis%ic s%a%e. Li)e . am ve#" p#ou! o' m" a%%ainmen%s in m" li'e. . am ve#" p#ou! o' some%hin$ . mi$h% have !one. Well in %his pa#%icula# %ime, "ou shoul! no% +e %ha% ,a". Wha% shoul! +e is 5us% -. am-, a non>!ual s%a%emen%. (ou can ma)e #e'e#ence in a !ualis%ic manne# sa"in$ -. am %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious Va5#a Bhai#ava-, +u% +e%%e# is 5us% +ein$ -. am Va5#a Bhai#ava-. Allo, "ou# min! a% %he ve#" momen% o' consciousness %ha% "ou have #i$h% no, %o +e Va5#a Bhai#ava. /he clea# li$h% consciousness is Dha#ma)a"a. /he Sam+ho$a)a"a is "ou# illuso#" +o!". An! "ou a#e mani'es%in$ %he +o!" o' %he $#ea% ,#a%h'ul (aman%a)a. /ha% is "ou in %he =i#mana)a"a. /ha% is "ou in %he mani'es%e! +o!" ac%uall" ,o#)in$ in %he ph"sical #ealm 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s.

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So !evelopin$ ,ha% is %e#me! %he coa#se an! su+%le levels o' !evelopmen% s%a$e applies mo#e %o !evelopin$ %he visuali*a%ion an! %he !ivine i!en%i%" ,i%h %he !ei%". @' %he %,o, "ou shoul! 'i#s% ,o#) on %he !ivine i!en%i%". 7epea%e!l" ,hen "ou $o in%o "ou# me!i%a%ion sa" . am (aman%a)a. An! allo, "ou# min! %o en%e# in%o %ha% ve#" po,e#'ul space o' +ein$ in (aman%a)a, sa" . am %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a. Do no% ,o##" a+ou% ho, %he 'o#m appea#s. (ou a#e (aman%a)a. =o, on a su+%le level "ou un!e#s%an! ho, (aman%a)a is. (ou un!e#s%an! ho, (aman%a)a mani'es%s his 'o#m in %he 'ull aspec%. Bu% !o no% +e %oo conce#ne! ,i%h %ha%. 7i$h% no, 5us% sa" . am (aman%a)a. As %ha% 'eelin$ $#o,s an! "ou +ecome mo#e a+le %o un!e#s%an! %ha% "ou a#e (aman%a)a, an! i% is impo#%an% %o un!e#s%an! %ha% "ou a#e voi! o' +ein$ inhe#en%l" e3is%en% o#!ina#" sen%ien% +ein$. /he ,hole o' %he %eachin$s is %ha% "ou a#e no% %ha% inhe#en%l" %#ul" e3is%en% en%i%". (ou a#e a 'ull" plia+le mu%a+le en%i%", impe#manen%, 'ull" mu%a+le an! pa#% o' %he unive#se a#oun! "ou. /he#e'o#e i' "ou# min! sa"s . am (aman%a)a, "ou imme!ia%el" #ipen all %he imp#in%s o' %ha% level. So "ou shoul! 'i#s% sa" . am %he $lo#ious an! $#ea% (aman%a)a. (ou allo, "ou# min! %o s%a" in %ha% concen%#a%ion. 2#om %ha% posi%ion allo, "ou#sel' %o slo,l" $ene#a%e %he cla#i%" o' %he vision o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a +" allo,in$ %he i!en%i%", %he Divine i!en%i%" o' +ein$ (aman%a)a, %o +e %he ene#$" ,hich c#ea%es "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. /he" sa" 'i#s% s%a#% ,i%h %he 'ace o' (aman%a)a. (ou have a +u''alo 'ace so visuali*e i% as +ein$ ve#" lon$ an! po,e#'ul. /he nos%#ils a#e ve#" 'ie#" #e!, li)e ho% supe# hea%e! i#on. /he snou% is +lac), %he %h#ee e"es a#e ve#" +ul$in$. /he +#is%les on %he e"e +#o,s an! e"e lashes a#e li)e 'lame. /he mou%h is open. .% is almos% li)e %he mou%h o' a +ea#. .% has 'an$s. .n %his ,a" "ou visuali*e "ou#sel' as havin$ %he $#ea% #oa#in$ mou%h o' (aman%a)a. An! "ou a#e 5us% !evelopin$ %he visuali*a%ion so 'o# 'i#e an! such ,i%h %he 'lashin$ o' %he e"e+#o,s an! %he e"e lashes, have i% as a po,e#'ul $ol!en #e! ene#$". Bu% p#incipall" $ene#a%e %he i!en%i%" o' m" 'ace is %he $lo#ious 'ace o' (aman%a)a. . have %,o ea#s, %,o ho#ns an! %hen "ou slo,l" ,o#) on i%. /he" sa" i' "ou ,an% %o ,o#) in a !evelope! manne#, s%a#% 'i#s% ,i%h %he cen%e# +lac) pupil o' %he %hi#! e"e. An! '#om %he#e "ou s%a#% %o !evelop %he clea# vision o' %ha% %hi#! e"e. /hen "ou slo,l" $o !o,n %o %he %,o o%he# e"es. An! %he snou%. 2#om %he %hi#! e"e "ou $o +ac) on %he 'o#ehea! a +i% an! "ou $e% %he sna#lin$ 'ace o' %he 'i#s% s)ull an! %hen %he le'% an! %he #i$h% s)ulls 5us% ove# %he si!es o' "ou# %emples. An! %hen %he %,o o%he# s)ulls a#e ac%uall" a+ove %he %,o ea#s. /he ho#ns come ou% +elo, %he s)ulls an! a+ove %he ea#s, ve#" up#i$h% an! poin%e!. /he $ol!en colo#e! hai# 'lo,s up,a#! comple%el" uninhi+i%e!, no% #es%#aine! in an" ,a" o# hassle! +" %he c#o,n o' 'ive s)ulls, +u% 'lo,in$ ve#" #a!ian%l" in an ene#$i*e! ,a". /hen move %h#ou$h %he o%he# 'aces. 4ove !o,n %o %he po,e#'ul shoul!e#s. /he 'i#s% %,o a#ms hol!in$ %he elephan% s)in. /hen %he %,o a#ms in '#on% hol!in$ %he s)ull an! %he cleave#. An! in %his ,a" slo,l" ,o#) a% !evelopin$ %he i!en%i%" an! visuali*a%ion o' %he !ei%". .% is sai! %ha% i% is some%imes $oo! %o s%a#% ,i%h %he one 'ace an! %,o a#me! ve#sion. An! %hen slo,l" 'ill in %he o%he# 'ou#%een le$s an! %hi#%" %,o a#ms as i% +ecomes mo#e convenien%. So s%a#% ,i%h %he visuali*a%ion -. am-, %he !ivine i!en%i%", -. am (aman%a)a. . am all po,e#'ul-. An! im+ue "ou#sel' ,i%h %he po,e# o' (aman%a)a. &n!e#s%an! %ha% "ou# min! ,hen i% visuali*es some%hin$ is c#ea%in$ %ha% ve#" po,e#. When "ou# min! c#ea%es an ima$e, i% is $ene#a%in$ %he ene#$" o' ,ha% %ha% ene#$" s"m+oli*es, ,ha% %ha% ima$e means. So i' "ou have a ve#" po,e#'ul +o!", "ou# min! $ene#a%es a $#ea% !eal o' po,e#. /hin) o' %he ve#" sha#p cla,s o' (aman%a)a on %he 'in$e# nails. /he" can ca#ve %he ha#!es%, %he mos% %hic)es% s%eel as i' ,e#e ,a#m +u%%e#. (ou a#e no, %he ve#" po,e#'ul en%i%" o' (aman%a)a. /he +o!" is li%e#all" 5us% p#is%ine an! clea# an! no%hin$ can pene%#a%e i%, i% is un+elieva+l" po,e#'ul, ,on!e#'ul, an! "e% i% is also ma!e o' li$h% ene#$" so i% is as i' "ou can see %h#ou$h i% ,hen i% is +lac). Blac) li)e clea# c#"s%al an! such. Wo#) ,i%h ,ha% "ou un!e#s%an! o' %he !ei%" an! im+ue %he !ei%" ,i%h %he po,e# o' ,ha% i% means %o +e (aman%a)a. =o% a ho>hum (aman%a)a +u% a ve#" po,e#'ul (aman%a)a. .% c#ea%es a lo% o' po,e# in "ou# min!. Also c#ea%es mo#e po,e# 'o# %he concen%#a%ion. (ou# min! +ecomes much mo#e !e%e#mine!, clea#, mo#e p#is%ine +" ,o#)in$ in %his manne# ,i%h "ou# visuali*a%ion.

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.' "ou !evelop %o ,ha% is %e#me! %he comple%ion, li)e %o accomplish %he coa#se level o' %he visuali*a%ion s%a%e o' %he coa#se level o' %he !evelopmen% s%a$e, "ou 'inall" appea# as +ein$ (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# o' "ou# 'ull man!ala ,i%h %he 'ou# $a%es on %op o' %he !ou+le va#ie$a%e! va5#a ,i%hin %he si3%">'ou# pe%ale! lo%us, ,i%hin %he #eali%" sou#ce, ,i%hin %he in5unc%ion ,heel, ,i%hin %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel, an! havin$ %he ei$h% ceme%e#ies ou%si!e o' %ha%. All o' %ha% shoul! appea# a% %he same %ime.... An",a", "ou %#"9 Do no% limi% "ou#sel' +" sa"in$ i% canno% happen. Jus% sa" i% can happen. An! %ha% is ve#" po,e#'ul %hin$ %o !o. An! %#" %o ,o#) ,i%h %ha% visuali*a%ion. .% is a !i#ec% opponen% %o $#aspin$ %o "ou# o#!ina#" sel' as +ein$ a ,ea)lin$, a 'ee+le sen%ien% +ein$. So %ha% is %he p#inciple aspec% o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e, is %o ove#come $#aspin$ a% common appea#ance. An! also pu#i'"in$ o#!ina#" !ea%h, in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! #e+i#%h. /he su+%le level o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e !evelopmen% #e0ui#es %,o levels o' visuali*a%ion. /he 'i#s% is, 5us% in '#on% o' %he nose o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, ,hich "ou have no, +een a+le %o 'ull" $ene#a%e ,i%h %he 'ull man!ala, %he ei$h% ceme%e#ies an! such, visuali*e a small ,hi%e moon !is) %he si*e an! shape o' hal' a small $#een pea ,i%h %he 'la% su#'ace on %op. .n %he cen%e# visuali*e a small 1&4, ve#" %in", an! ve#" p#is%ine in 0uali%". 1ave a ,on!e#'ul cla#i%" an! p#is%ine 0uali%" %o %he visuali*a%ion. /he 1&4 s"lla+le is li)e even i' "ou a#e a ve#" !is%an%, s%ill "ou# min! as soon as i% 'ocuses on i% $e%s a !i#ec% e3pe#ience o' 1&4 in pe#'ec% le%%e# 0uali%". So in %ha% ,a" visuali*e i% ,i%h a $#ea% !eal o' +liss an! ene#$" an! po,e#. 2#om %his, have %,o +#anch o'' %o %he le'% an! #i$h% so "ou have %h#ee moon !is) 1&4s. /hen have %ha% !ou+le so "ou have si3. 2#om %ha% si3, have si3 !#op !o,n so "ou have %,elve. An! '#om %ha% %,elve $o +ac) so "ou en! up ,i%h %,en%" 'ou#. An! %hen '#om %ha% %,en%" 'ou# ma"+e have %he %,en%" 'ou# $oin$ %o %he le'% an! %,en%" 'ou# $oin$ %o %he #i$h% so %ha% "ou en! ,i%h seven%" %,o. Slo,l" have %he seven%" %,o !#op seven%" %,o !o,n an! seven%" %,o !o,n an! seven%" %,o up so "ou en! up ,i%h one hun!#e! an! 'o#%" ei$h%, an! ano%he# seven%" %,o ,oul! +e %,o hun!#e! an! %,en%". An! in %ha% ,a" "ou slo,l" !ou+le %he visuali*a%ion. /he" sa" "ou shoul! !ou+le i% un%il %he ,hole space +e'o#e "ou is comple%el" 'ille! ,i%h li%%le 1&4s. An! ,hen "ou have comple%el" 'ille! %o %he poin% ,he#e "ou 'eel %ha% "ou coul! no% #eall" !o an"mo#e +ecause ma"+e %he#e is %en o# %,en%" %housan! %he#e, %hen "ou shoul! s%a#% !issolvin$ %hem +ac) in%o %he one a% %he %ip o' "ou# nose in %he o#!e# %ha% "ou !i! %hem. An! %hen in %ha% ,a" "ou have !one %he 'ull e3pansion an! con%#ac%ion o' %he su+%le $ene#a%ion s%a$e concen%#a%ion p#ac%ice a% %he level o' %he nose. /he secon! one "ou shoul! !o is visuali*in$ (aman%a)a as na)e! ,i%h a la#$e e#ec%ion. A% %he %ip o' %he e#ec%ion "ou shoul! visuali*e a li%%le ,hi%e +in!u. .% is a li%%le ,hi%e !o% ,i%h %h#ee li%%le ,aves on i%. .% $oes up %o %he le'%, up %o #i$h%, up %o %he le'% an! %hen s%#ai$h% up. .% hoo)s +ac) up so "ou coul! %hin) o' 'ou# cu#ves +u% %he#e a#e %h#ee ,aves. Calle! %he %i$le in /i+e%an an! calle! %he +in!u in sans)#i%, i% means i% is an o+5ec% o' concen%#a%ion. So %his li%%le !o% ,i%h %he s0ui$$les a% %he %op, "ou have one a% %he %ip o' %he openin$ !oo# o' %he penis, %hen have %,o come '#om %ha% %o each si!e. /hen '#om %hose %,o come %h#ee so i% ma)es si3. 2#om %hose si3 come %,elve. 2#om %he %,elve comes %,en%" 'ou#......an! so on......An! %#" %o visuali*e all o' %hese appea#in$ ve#" vivi!l". /hen a$ain "ou #eve#se %he o#!e# un%il "ou have one. An! %hen +" ,o#)in$ a% %he lo,e# !oo# o' "ou# cen%#al channel, F%he %ip o' %he nose is %he uppe# en! o' %he cen%#al channel $oin$ %o %he se3 o#$an as (aman%a)a, as %he lo,e# !oo# o' %he channelG, an! +" !oin$ %his "ou ac%uall" ma)e "ou# ne#vous s"s%em ve#" ve#" plia+le. /ha% is %he en! o' %he su+%le level o' %he s%a+ili*a%ion o' %he !evelopmen% s%a$e p#ac%ices. An! %ha% is ,ha% "ou shoul! !o ma"+e i' "ou $o in%o #e%#ea% 'o# %en o# %,en%" "ea#s. An",a" "ou shoul! %#" %o !o i% ,hen "ou have a lo% o' %ime an! "ou %hin), 8he" ,h" . !on8% . !o %ha% 'o# a li%%le ,hile.8 (ou s%a#% o'' ,i%h %he i!en%i%" o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. 2#om %he#e allo, "ou#sel' %o appea# as (aman%a)a an! as "ou appea# as +ein$ (aman%a)a %#" %o ,o#) ,i%h %he po,e# o' %he ima$e#" an! s%a+ili*e %ha% ,i%h +ein$ (aman%a)a. When "ou $e% %ha% s%a+ili*e!, an! ,o#)in$ 'ai#l" ,ell, %hen move %o %he %ip o' %he nose an! ,hen "ou have !one %ha% a 'e, %imes an! "ou 'eel p#e%%" $oo! %hen move %o %he penis an! !o %ha% a 'e, %imes. Wi%h %ha% "ou 'inish %he s%a+ili*in$ o' %he !evelopmen% s%a$e ,i%h concen%#a%ion, ,i%h %he coa#se an! su+%le levels o' concen%#a%ion. /he +lessin$ o' %he #osa#" is ne3%. /a)e "ou# #osa#" in "ou# han! an! sa" @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/.

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(ou pu% i% in "ou# le'% han! an! +lo, a,a" all %he ne$a%ivi%". 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou $o @4 SVAB1AVA S1&DD1A SA7VA D1A74A SVAB1AVA S1&DD1@ 1A4 (ou# mala +ecomes voi! an! i% sa"s eve#"%hin$ +ecomes voi!. Well ac%uall" i% is 5us% "ou# mala. ;V;7(/1.=? B;C@4;S V@.D. 27@4 A S/A/; @2 V@.D=;SS ;AC1 B;AD @2 4( 7@SA7( A7.S;S AS A S(LLABL; 1&4 .= /@: @2 A L@/&S A=D S&= D.SK S;A/. /1;S; /7A=S2@74 .=/@ ?L@7.@&S VAJ7A B1A.7AVAS W./1 @=; 2AC; A=D /W@ A74S 1@LD.=? A CL;AV;7 A=D A SK&LL C&:, A=D S/A=D.=? W./1 /1;.7 L;2/ L;?S @&/ S/7;/C1;D. ;AC1 @2 /1;4 .S 4A7K;D W./1 A= @4 A/ /1; C7@W=, A= A1 A/ /1; /17@A/ A=D A 1&4 A/ /1; 1;A7/. 27@4 /1;S; 1&4S A/ /1;.7 1;A7/S, L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; B7.=?.=? 2@7/1 W.SD@4 B;.=?S S.4.LA7 /@ /1@S; . 1AV; V.S&AL.I;D, AS W;LL AS ;4:@W;7.=? D;./.;S. /1; W.SD@4 B;.=?S JA1 1&4 BA4 1@, B;C@4; =@= D&AL. /1; ;4:@W;7.=? D;./.;S C@=2;7 /1; ;4:@W;74;=/, W1;7;B( /1; VAJ7A B1A.7AVAS ACJ&.7; AKS1@B1(AS C7@W=.=? /1;.7 1;ADS. @4 (A4A=/AKA A7?1A4, :AD(A4, ?A=D;, :&S1:;, D1&:;, AL@K;, =A.V.D(A, S1ABDA :7AD.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@& @ VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, S&:7;4; 2@74, S&:7;4;L( ?7;A/ 2&7.@&S @=;, 1;7@ &/.L.I.=? S&:7;4; @BJ;C/S, (@& AC/ /@ /A4; /1@S; D.22.C&L/ /@ S&BD&;. /hen "ou sa" @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ as man" %imes as possi+le. /hen "ou +lo, on "ou# mala. /ha% is ho, "ou# +less a mala. .' an"one eve# in %he 'u%u#e as)s "ou %o +less a mala "ou no#mall" choose a man%#a ,hich is pa#%icula# 'o# %ha% pe#son an! "ou #eci%e %he man%#a ma"+e %en o# %,en%" %imes in "ou# +#ea%h, an! "ou hol! "ou# +#ea%h !u#in$ %ha% %ime, 'o# e3ample i' someone has a lo% o' %#ou+le an! su''e#in$, ma"+e %he" nee! mo#e compassion in %hei# li'e "ou sa" %he 4ani man%#a an! +lo, on %he mala an! %ha% +lesses i%. .n %he same ,a" "ou can !o %ha% on people. When someone is 'eelin$ a lo% o' mise#" %hen "ou can #eci%e %he man%#a 0uie%l" an! 'eel %ha% as "ou +lo, on %hem even i' i% is 'ou# o# 'ive 'ee% a,a", %ha% "ou have %he po,e# in "ou# +#ea%h, %ha% lo%s o' ps"chic ene#$" in "ou# +#ea%h $oes ou% an! +lesses %ha% pe#son, ma)es %hem ve#" happ", %a)es a,a" %hei# su''e#in$, an! $ives %hem %hin$s. /he#e is a lo% o' po,e# in "ou# +#ea%h an! "ou shoul! s%a#% %o +ecome mo#e co$ni*an% o' %ha%. As "ou !evelop on %he comple%ion s%a$e level o' p#ac%ices "ou lea#n ho, %o s"nch#oni*e "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h. .% is no% c#ucial +u% as "ou p#ac%ice "ou ,ill 'in! %ha% "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h have a lo% in common. /he#e'o#e "ou !o no% shoo% o'' "ou# mou%h all %he %ime, "ou ,an% %o have "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h in s"nch#onism. An! %ha% is pa#% o' lea#nin$ ho, %o !o i% is !oin$ %hin$s li)e %his, al#i$h%< So "ou +less %he man%#a an! %ha% ,a" "ou have !one (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/. /hen "ou sa" /1; VAJ7A B1A.7AVAS 4;L/ .=/@ L.?1/ A=D /7A=S2@74 .=/@ A 7@SA7( @2 1&4A= 1;ADS D7.::.=? W./1 BL@@D. All %hese human hea!s a#e ve#" ,#a%h'ul. (ou a#e hu$e an! po,e#'ul, "ou have an elephan% s)in s%#e%che! up he#e so %hese li%%le human hea!s a#e a+solu%el" no%hin$ %o "ou. 7emem+e# "ou have s)ulls on "ou# hea!, a c#o,n an! such, so "ou have all %hese li%%le human hea!s !an$lin$ a#oun! on %he mala. . al,a"s %hin) o' %he main a#ms as %he one havin$ %he cleave#s. So "ou can have %he cleave#s ma$icall" so#% o' hoo) i%sel' on%o some%hin$ a#oun! "ou# ches% an! %hen have %he mala in "ou# han!. Whe%he# "ou !o %he visuali*a%ion %ha% me%iculousl" o# no% !oes no% ma%%e#. Bu% an",a" "ou %hen have %he mala in "ou# han! an! no, "ou a#e $oin$ %o #eci%e %he 'ou# man%#as. /1; 4A=/7AS /@ B; 7;:;A/;D. @4 A>7A :A>/SA>=A D1.1 Fcom+ine! peace'ul an! ,#a%h'ul man%#aG

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/he visuali*a%ion 'o# %hese a#e 0ui%e ela+o#a%e. /he#e is some%hin$ special in (aman%a)a an! i% ,as pa#%icula#l" p#esen%e! +" /son$ Khapa ,hen he ha! %he !i#ec% vision o' 4an5ush#i an! (aman%a)a. 1is $u#u ,as name! 7en!a,a an! ,as ac%uall" a Sa)"apa $u#u. A% %he %ime o' /son$ Khapa %he#e ,e#e onl" %h#ee %#a!i%ions. /son$ Khapa %oo) %eachin$s '#om all o' %he $#ea%es% mas%e#s o' %hose %h#ee linea$es. 7en!a,a ,as %he $#ea%es% o' %he mas%e#s o' %he Sa)"a %#a!i%ion an! his p#o'icienc" o' %he %e3%s ,as ve#" hi$h. 1e ,as a ,on!e#'ul #eali*e! +ein$. Because 7en!a,a #e0ui#e! mo#e ,is!om %o un!e#s%an! all %he %eachin$s, he #e0ues%e! /son$ Khapa %o as) 4an5ush#i 'o# some special %echni0ue %o !evelop hi$he# an! +e%%e# ,is!om. So /son$ Khapa in his me!i%a%ions app#oache! 4an5ush#i ,ho %hen +es%o,e! upon him %he %echni0ues ,hich a#e no, %#ansmi%%e!. /hese %eachin$s a#e calle! %he mi3%u#e o' %he ,#a%h'ul an! %he peace'ul me%ho!s o# %he ,#a%h'ul an! %he peace'ul man%#as. /hus %he" have +een %#ansmi%%e! !o,n an! %his one "ou a#e $oin$ %o $e% no, is %e#me! as %he $ene#al mi3%u#e o' ,#a%h'ul an! peace'ul. .' "ou !o have %he oppo#%uni%" an! in%e#es%, %he#e is also a ve#" sec#e% se% o' %eachin$s on %he mi3%u#e an! ,#a%h'ul an! peace'ul %ha% %a)es mo#e %han %h#ee "ea#s o' #e0ues%in$ %o $e% %he %eachin$s. So in %his pa#%icula# %echni0ue o' %he mi3%u#e o' %he ,#a%h'ul an! peace'ul. .n %he hea#% o' "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a "ou have a sun !is) an! in %he cen%e# o' %ha% "ou have %he s"lla+le 1&4. =o#mall" all %he man%#as s%an! a#oun! in a cloc),ise !i#ec%ion. /he 'i#s% man%#a. @4 (A4A7AJA SAD@4;(AA (A4;D@7& =A(@DA(AA (ADA(@=. 7A(A KS1A(AA (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A An! insi!e o' %ha% "ou have @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/. An! insi!e o' %ha% in a #in$ "ou have @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/. So "ou have %h#ee #in$s. A% %he %ime o' !oin$ %his pa#%icula# visuali*a%ion, have %he sun !is) %#ans'o#m in%o a ,hi%e, cool moon !is). .n %he cen%e# is s%an!in$ %he s"lla+le D1. ,hich %#ans'o#ms in%o a li%%le ,is!om s,o#! ,i%h a li%%le $ol!en +ase ,i%h a va5#a han!le. .% has a +eau%i'ul ,hi%e +la!e li)e a +#oa!s,o#! an! 'lames comin$ o'' %he %op o' i%. An! in %he cen%e# o' %he s,o#! is %he s"lla+le D1.. =o, "ou have %he moon cushion an! 5us% a+ove i% s%an!s %his s,o#! in %he cen%e# ma#)e! ,i%h a D1. a% i% 8s cen%e#. =o, comin$ ou% o' i% is a #in$. Jus% ou%si!e o' i%, an! '#om %he #in$ is si3 s,o#! +la!es la"in$ ho#i*on%al. A% %he %ip o' each o' %hese s,o#!s a#e %he s"lla+les o' %he man%#a @4 A1 7A :A SA =A, an! %he D1. is in %he cen%e#. So "ou have seven s"lla+les, si3 a#oun! %he e!$e an! %he D1. in %he cen%e#. .n +e%,een each o' %he si3 s"lla+les have a D1. 5us% space! in +e%,een %he %,o s,o#! +la!es. So "ou have @4 D1. A1 D1. 7A D1. :A D1. SA D1. =A D1.. An! %he" a#e all #a!ian% ,i%h ene#$". An! %he s,o#! +la!es a#e also #a!ian%. /he" a#e no% li)e !ull s%eel, +u% a ve#" +eau%i'ul #a!ian% ,hi%e li$h% s%eel. /he#e a#e 'lames %he#e %oo. When "ou #eci%e %he man%#a, have %he %op %,elve s"lla+les s%a" pu% +u% %he s,o#! +la!es spins cloc) ,ise 5us% a+ove %he moon !is). So as "ou si% %he#e "ou #epea% %he man%#a 0uic)l" an! as "ou have %he s,o#! +la!es spin "ou shoul! %hin) o' supe# nova o' ,hi%e li$h% ene#$" s%a#%s %o #a!ia%e ou%, 5us% +lo,in$ a,a" all o' %he i$no#ance. Ac%uall" %he" sa" %he li$h% ene#$" in %he hea#% is $ene#a%e! '#om %he s,o#!s, pu#i'ies all o' %he imp#in%s an! all o' %he ne$a%ive !isposi%ion %ha% mi$h% +e lu#)in$ in "ou in an" ,a" ,ha%soeve#. .' "ou %hin) o' i%, i' "ou have 0ui%e a small li%%le s,o#! +la!e spinnin$ %he#e, so "ou have %o *oom in%o %he cen%e# o' ches%. An! %he#e is a 'e, ,a"s %o help "ou !o %ha%. . use! %o visuali*e 0ui%e a la#$e (aman%a)a +o!" an! %hen have a li%%le eleva%o# slo,l" $o !o,n insi!e o' m"sel' %o m" hea#%. @# else "ou can %hin) %his is %he ches% o' (aman%a)a, %his #oom #i$h% he#e is %he ches% o' 4an5ush#i. .' "ou chan$e "ou# pe#spec%ive, su!!enl" (aman%a)a is %,en%" ci%" +loc)s %all an! massive. 4an5ush#i is a+ou% %he si*e o' %his

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+uil!in$. An! %hen ,e a#e insi!e his hea#% an! he#e is %he D1.. So chan$e "ou# min!s pe#spec%ive an! su!!enl" "ou a#e insi!e o' "ou# hea#%. .% ,o#)s. Be c#ea%ive in "ou# visuali*a%ion an! allo, "ou#sel' %o $e% in%o %ha%. /hen "ou #epea% %he man%#a, have %he s,o#! +la!es spin, an! inc#e!i+le ,hi%e li$h% ene#$" 'lo,s %h#ou$h %he ,hole o' %he +o!". Do no% ,o##" i' "ou# min! )eeps comin$ up %o "ou# hea!. .% is imma%e#ial. (ou 'ocus on i% an! "ou !o %he man%#a. An! !o a hun!#e!, %,o hun!#e!, %h#ee hun!#e!, 'ou# hun!#e!, ,ha%eve#. A% %he en! o' %hose have %he s,o#! +la!es s%op spinnin$ an! eve#"%hin$ calm !o,n. /hen +ecause "ou have 'inishe! %he man%#a, "ou can visuali*e on "ou# %on$ue a D1. la"in$ ,i%h %he D %o,a#!s %he +ac) 1 in %he mi!!le an! . on %he %ip o' %he %on$ue. /a)e a +i$ +#ea%h 'i#s% an! %hen #epea% @4 A1 7A :A SA =A D1. D1. D1. D1.........an! so on. (ou a#e suppose! %o !o 5us% %he s"la+le D1. a hun!#e! an! ei$h% %imes. Visuali*e %he D1. s"lla+le $e%s #a!ian% ene#$" an! hoo)s all o' %he +lessin$s o' all %he ,is!oms o' all o' %he Bu!!has all a#oun! "ou an! suc)s i% +ac) in%o %he D1.. An! %hen "ou a#e suppose! %o s,allo, %he D1. ,i%h %he saliva "ou have in "ou# mou%h +ecause "ou have all %hese D1.8s. .% sa"s "ou a#e suppose! %o s,allo, 0uie%l". =o% a $ulp9 (ou a#e suppose! %o s,allo, 0uie%l" an! le% i% !#i++le !o,n "ou# %h#oa% as %he D1. an! i% slo,l" $oes !o,n an! me#$es ,i%h %he D1. a% "ou# hea#%. /ha% is %he visuali*a%ion o' %he man%#a o' %he peace'ul si!e o' %he peace'ul an! ,#a%h'ul man%#as o' (aman%a)a. .n %he %eachin$s i% ,as sai! %ha% %his pa#%icula# %echni0ue, i' "ou pu% %oo much ene#$" %o i%, 'o# e3ample ,i%h %he s,o#! +la!es spinnin$ ma)es "ou 'eel nauseous o# uncom'o#%a+le, o# $e% "ou '#us%#a%e!, "ou shoul! s%op #i$h% a,a" +ecause i% is no% $oo! 'o# "ou. .% is $oo! %o !o i' "ou 'eel com'o#%a+le ,i%h i%. (ou can 5us% have %hem all si%%in$ %he#e s%a%ic an! massive li$h% comin$ ou% o' %hem an! such9 /he#e a#e a 'e, %hin$s "ou can a!! %o i%. /he li$h% #a"s %ha% come ou% can +e visuali*e! in !i''e#en% aspec%s !epen!in$ on %he %"pe o' ,is!om "ou ,an% %o $ene#a%e. /he" sa" i' "ou concen%#a%e on %he s"lla+le D1. "ou $e% 0uic) ,is!om ,hich means "ou $e% a ve#" ima$ina%ive min! an! can un!e#s%an! %hin$s '#om man" !i''e#en% pe#spec%ives. :u%s %hin$s %o$e%he# 0uic)l". So i% is calle! c#ea%ive ima$ina%ive ,is!om. /ha% is $ene#a%e! ,i%h %he s"lla+le D1.. .' "ou 'ocus on %he s"lla+les A4 A1 7A :A SA =A D1. "ou $e% clea# ,is!om. /his means %he#e is cla#i%" an! luci!ness in %he min!. /he min! $e%s ve#" clea#. &n!e#s%an!s %hin$s ,ell %ha% ,a". /he#e is a cla#i%" o' )no,le!$e $ene#a%e! '#om %ha%. .' "ou 'ocus on %he cen%#al s,o#! an! %he 'lames %ha% a#e on %he cen%#al s,o#!, %ha% !evelops ,ha% is %e#me! as p#o'oun! ,is!om ,hich means !eep ,is!om, %ha% "ou can $o %o ve#" !eep levels o' un!e#s%an!in$s o' %hin$s. 4a)es "ou# pe#sonali%" a !eepe# pe#sonali%" +" 'ocusin$ on %he s,o#!. /o 'ocus on %e3%s, ,e coul! visuali*e +oo)s. (ou coul! visuali*e an enc"clope!ia. Bu% %ha% is !#" ,is!om. (ou !o no% ,an% %ha% so#% o' %hin$. (ou ,an% %he ,is!om o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%", %he ,is!om o' un!e#s%an!in$ all %he !i''e#en% %"pes o' %eachin$s, un!e#s%an!in$ !i''e#en% #eli$ions, un!e#s%an!in$ !i''icul% su+5ec%s. 2o# %his, have all %he li$h% #a"s +ecome +oo)s, an! all %hese +oo)s 'ill "ou# +o!". .n all %hese cases %he s"lla+les 'ill "ou# +o!". /he D1. s"lla+les 'ill "ou# +o!", %he s,o#!s 'ill "ou# +o!". .n %his ,a" "ou have %he pa#%icula# aspec% %ha% is $ene#a%e! 'ills "ou# +o!". An! i' "ou ,an%e! %o "ou coul! $o ou% %o space, +u% i% p#incipall" 'ills "ou# +o!" as (aman%a)a. 2inall" i' "ou 'ocus on %he s,o#! +la!e spinnin$, i% !evelops a ve#" a#%icula%e ,is!om, in %he sense o' ,is!om +ein$ a+le %o !e+a%e. /o +asicall" cu% o%he# peoples a#$umen%s %o sh#e!s. So %he#e "ou have 'ou# o# 'ive !i''e#en% %"pes o' ,is!oms %ha% can +e $ene#a%e!. /he" a#e ve#" simila# %o ,ha% is me!i%a%e! on in %he /son$ Khapa, %he 1un!#e! ?o!s o' /ushi%a. /he#e a#e simila#i%ies %he#e. /he" shoul! +e e3ac%l" %he same names 'o# %hose !i''e#en% ,is!oms. A% %he en! %he man%#a an! havin$ %he D1. sli!e !o,n "ou# %h#oa% %o %he cen%e# D1. a% "ou# hea#%, ,hen %ha% 'inall" #es%s, %hen %he moon !is) %#ans'o#ms +ac) in%o %he sun !is). /he s,o#!s an! such suc) in ,i%h %he s"lla+les, an! %hen %he cen%#al s,o#! !#ops !o,n an! comes +ac) up as %he +lue 1&4. So a$ain "ou have in "ou# hea#% %he #e! sun !is) an! %he +lue 1&4 an! a#oun! i% "ou no, have %h#ee #in$s o' man%#as. /he man%#a s"lla+les, 'o# %he @4 A1 7A :A SA =A D1. a#e $ol! ,hi%e in colo#. /he (ama 7a5a man%#as an! %he o%he#s a#e a +lue +lac) colo#.

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An! so "ou have6 @4 (A4A7AJA SAD@4;(AA (A4;D@7& =A(@DA(AA (ADA(@=. 7A(A KS1A(AA (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A (ou have %hem s%an!in$ a#oun!. An! !on8% +e %oo 'uss" ,i%h %hem i' "ou can $e% %hem all visuali*e!. /he %eachin$s sa" "ou shoul! visuali*e %ha% "ou# min! is %he 1&4. So i% #e0ui#es %ha% "ou #ela3 enou$h %o $e% ou% o' "ou# hea! a +i%. .% is no% %ha% "ou# min! is loo)in$ a% %he 1&4, "ou min! is %he 1&4. /he simples% ,a" %o !o %ha% is i' "ou ,e#e %o ma)e %his %he sun !is) an! 1&4 is a% %he cen%e#, an! %hen "ou a#e $oin$ %o have %he man%#a. Come !o,n i% '#om a+ove an! ,hen "ou a#e 1&4, "ou %#" %o !evelop ,ha% is calle! %h#ee hun!#e! an! si3%" %h#ee !e$#ee vision ,hich is possi+le in me!i%a%ion. ?eshe 7a+%en #eall" s%#esse! i% a lo%. 1e sai! %hou$h o'%en ,e %hin) %ha% ,e can onl" see in '#on% o' us, min!8s consciousness can ac%uall" see all on i%8s o,n. .' "ou !evelope! %ha% level o' "ou# consciousness, "ou !on8% nee! "ou# e"e+alls. (ou can see in %h#ee hun!#e! an! si3%" !e$#ees. /ha% is !evelope! a +i% +" lea#nin$ ho, %o visuali*e "ou#sel' as a cen%#al 1&4. An! all o' %he s"lla+les a#e a#oun! "ou. An eas" ,a" %o move in%o i%, is i' "ou# consciousness lo,e#e! !o,n '#om a+ove %he sun an! 'inall" +ecomes %he 1&4. Wi%h %his %he s"lla+les "ou ,oul! have %o )eep in "ou# min! a#e s%ill all a+ou% "ou. As i' "ou ,e#e a+le %o loo) a% all %he si!es o' %he #oom as "ou came in%o i% '#om a+ove, !o,n '#om %he ceilin$. Well a% a ce#%ain poin%, "ou have %o #emem+e# ,ha% i% ,as li)e up a+ove "ou an! %hen "ou have all %he s"lla+les a#oun! "ou. /hen "ou #eci%e %he man%#a. /his is $ame pla"in$ ,i%h "ou# min! an! !o no% ma)e "ou#sel' c#a*" ,i%h %his. 1o,eve# "ou a#e suppose! %o se%%le in%o "ou# hea#% an! move '#om "ou# hea#%. .% is li)e openin$ "ou# hea#% cha)#a. An! "ou !o %ha% +" i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h %he 1&4 a% %he cen%e#. When "ou #eci%e %he man%#as visuali*e %ha% '#om each o' %he s"lla+les #a!ia%es li$h%. As "ou #eci%e %he man%#a %he li$h% slo,l" 'lo,s up an! comple%el" 'ills %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a an! %he nine 'aces a#e #oa#in$ %he man%#a. /he#e is some%hin$ po,e#'ul in %ha%. /he" sa" Lali%a va5#a ,ho ,as %he 'i#s% o' %he $#ea% si!!his o' (aman%a)a sai! %ha% al%hou$h "ou !o no% sa" %he man%#a ph"sicall" ou% lou!, in "ou# visuali*a%ion %he nine 'aces a#e all +ello,in$ i% li)e %hun!e#, ma)in$ a %e##i'ic noise. 1e sa"s +" !oin$ %ha% "ou ac%uall" 0uic)l" #eali*e si!!hi, po,e#. So "ou 'i#s% #eci%e @4 (A4A7AJA SAD@4;(AA (A4;D@7& =A(@DA(AA (ADA(@=. 7A(A KS1A(AA (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A. So %hen '#om "ou# hea#% comes in'ini%e li$h% #a"s %ha% 'ills all "ou# +o!" ,i%h %he +lue li$h% ene#$". An! %hen slo,l" all %he li$h% comes ou% "ou# #i$h% nos%#il an! comple%el" 'loo!s %he ,o#l!. /hen slo,l" i% #e%u#ns %h#ou$h %he le'% nos%#il. (ou can have i% comin$ ou% an! comin$ +ac) in a% %he same %ime i' "ou ,an%. .' "ou ,an% %o, have i% 'ollo, %he %,o channels %ha% hoo)s up, $oes ove# %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! an! %hen !o,n in%o "ou# hea#% so i% a+so#+s +ac) in%o %he man%#a. An! in %ha% ,a" "ou have a con%inuous 'lo, o' %he ene#$" comin$ ou% an! ,o#)in$ 'o# sen%ien% +ein$s an! come +ac) in %he nos%#il. (ou can also have %his appea# in aspec%s. 2o# e3ample "ou can have %ha% i% appea#s as %he cleave# ,hich is cu%%in$ i$no#ance. (ou can %hin) o' i% as man" cleave#s $oin$ ou% an! cu%s all sen%ien% +ein$s i$no#ance an! s%upi!i%" '#om %hei# min!. (ou can also visuali*e man" s)ull cups ,i%h %he am+#osia o' enli$h%enmen% $oin$ ou%. /he Am+#osia o' .mmo#%ali%" ,hich is %he #eali*a%ion o' voi!ness. An! o' cou#se %he s)ull cup is ,hi%e on %he ou%si!e, #e! on %he insi!e. Whi%e 'o# voi!ness, #e! 'o# +liss. /he uni'ica%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness ,hich is %he #eal nec%a#. So "ou can visuali*e %hin$s li)e %his $o ou% an! a+so#+ in%o sen%ien% +ein$s an! %hen comin$ +ac) %h#ou$h %he nos%#il. (ou !o %en, %,en%", %hi#%", a hun!#e!, %,o hun!#e!, ho,eve# man" "ou 'eel com'o#%a+le ,i%h. /hen "ou have %he man%#a a+so#+ in%o @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/. (ou #eci%e @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ ,i%h %he same visuali*a%ion. /hen ,hen "ou 'inish %ha% i% a+so#+s in%o @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/. An! ,hen i% is 'inishe! %hen "ou 5us% have %he 1&4 s"lla+le s%an!in$ %he#e. /hen $o in%o %he #es% o' %he sa!hana. =o, 5us% a +i% o' meanin$. @4 A1 7A :A SA =A D1. man%#a means . vene#a%e "ou ,ho upli'%s %he min!. .% is no% #eall" in %he s"lla+les. .% is 5us% ,ha% %he man%#a means a li%%le.

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/he @4 (A4A7AJA SAD@4;(AA (A4;D@7& =A(@DA(AA (ADA(@=. 7A(A KS1A(AA (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A man%#a means, oh "ou (ama 7a5a ,ho is %he em+o!imen% o' $#ea% compassion, please +#in$ all sen%ien% +ein$s '#om su''e#in$ in%o enli$h%enmen%. So i% is a p#aise %o (aman%a)a. @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/ has %,o levels o' meanin$. .% s%an!s 'o# "ou %he inc#e!i+l" ,#a%h'ul va5#a %e##i'ie#. /ha% is one meanin$. An! . have 'oun! %ha% man%#a +ecause i% has 0ui%e sha#p s"lla+les in i%, i' "ou a#e 'eelin$ in'lic%e! +a!l", li)e some%hin$ is #eall" $e%%in$ in%o "ou, "ou s,i%ch in%o %ha% man%#a an! i% $ives "ou a lo% o' po,e#. .% is a ve#" in%ensive, po,e#'ul man%#a. 2o# e3ample, i' someone is nas%" %o "ou, s%a++in$ "ou ,i%h ,o#!s an! %#"in$ %o in'lic% "ou, %hen "ou s,i%ch in%o %he man%#a an! %#anscen! %ha%. .% is li)e su!!enl" "ou have an a#mo# ,hich %he" canno% pene%#a%e an" mo#e. An! "ou have %o visuali*e %ha% %o un!e#s%an! %ha% %he man%#a is %he ul%ima%e o' sha#p, canno% +e pene%#a%e!, al#i$h%< An! %he#e is some%hin$ $oo! in visuali*in$ %ha% ,a". :#incipall" i% means "ou a#e %he $#ea%l" ,#a%h'ul va5#a %e##i'ie#. /ha% is %he man%#a o' ma)in$ p#aise %o %he $#ea% W#a%h'ul aspec% o' Va5#a /e##i'ie#. @n %he secon! level i% means %ha% "ou a#e %he insepa#a+ili%" o' +liss an! voi!ness. So %he mo#e su+%le meanin$ is %ha% "ou a#e %he 1&4 s"lla+le ,hich is %he +liss an! %he voi!ness. /ha% is %he mo#e p#o'oun! level o' meanin$. @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ means homa$e %o "ou (aman%a)a, %o "ou ,ho )ills !ea%h. An! "ou can #e'lec% on %he !i''e#en% levels o' !ea%h. ;3%e#nal !ea%h ,hich is +ein$ )ille! +" some%hin$. .n%e#nal !ea%h ,hich is +ein$ )ille! +" "ou# o,n i$no#ance. An! su+%le !ea%h ,hich ,hich is %he ina+ili%" %o see clea# li$h% a% %he %ime o' !ea%h. So "ou have !i''e#en% levels %ha% "ou can $o 'o#. :lease !es%#o" all ou%e# causes o' me !"in$ %oo ea#l". :lease !es%#o" all o' %he inne# !elusions ,hich $ive me a lo% o' pain an! su''e#in$ in m" li'e, an! !e'ini%el" please !es%#o" %he i$no#ance ,hich !oes no% le% me see clea# li$h%. /he meanin$ o' man%#a is %e#me! sec#e% man%#a, !e'ine! as +ein$ p#o%ec%ion 'o# %he min!. So +" #eci%in$ man%#as "ou p#o%ec% "ou# min! '#om a va#ie%" o' %hin$s +u% p#incipall" '#om common appea#ance. /hin)in$ . am an o#!ina#" pe#son. So %he #eci%a%ion o' "ou# man%#a is %o p#o%ec% "ou '#om $e%%in$ cau$h% up ,i%h 'eelin$ a mun!ane %hou$h%, mun!ane 'eelin$s an! such. So "ou shoul! #eci%e %he man%#a sin$le poin%e!l" in %ha% ,a" an! %hin) o' i% as +ein$ a p#o%ec%ion 'o# "ou '#om havin$ mun!ane %hou$h%s a+ou% %hose %hin$s. /he #oo% man%#a, ac%ion man%#a, essence man%#a a#e !i''e#en% names 'o# %he man%#as. /he #oo% man%#a is %he one %ha% comes ou% o' %he (aman%a)a %an%#a. /he ac%ion man%#a is %he man%#a "ou also use ,hen "ou +less an"%hin$ such as ,hen "ou +less %he inne# o''e#in$s an! such %hin$s. /he essence man%#a is %he essence o' i% all meanin$, !es%#o"in$ %he %h#ee !ea%hs, %he ou%e#, inne# an! sec#e% !ea%h. @4 (A4A=/AKA SA4A(A 4A=& :ALA(A (A4A=/AKA /V;=@ :A/1.S/A D1.D1@ 4; B1AVA S&/@S1A(@ 4; B1AVA S&:@S1A(@ 4; B1AVA A=&7AK/@ 4; B1AVA SA7VA S.DD1. 4; :7A(ACC1A SA7VA KA74A S&C1A 4; C.//1A4 S17. (A4 K&7& 1&4 1A 1A 1A 1A 1@1 B1A?AVA= (A4A=/AKA 4A 4; 4&=C1A (A4A=/AKA B1AVA 4A1A SA4A(A SA//VA A1 1&4 :1A/ /hen "ou shoul! #eci%e %he hun!#e! s"lla+le man%#a. 2#om %he A)sho+h"a on %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! "ou shoul! have %ha% in his hea#% is a li%%le hun!#e! s"lla+le man%#a o' (aman%a)a, no% %he Va5#asa%%va one. /his one is (aman%a)a sama"a. An! i% means %he same %hin$, please (aman%a)a pu#i'" an! +less me an! hol! me !ea#. An! . am so##" . ma!e an" mis%a)es in %he #eci%a%ions o' m" man%#as. So i% 5us% pu#i'ies "ou 'o# an" mis%a)es "ou mi$h% have !one in "ou# man%#a #eci%a%ion. An! #eci%e %ha% %h#ee %imes. An! %hen "ou ma)e a small p#aise %o "ou#sel' a$ain. . :7@S/7A/; /@ (@& @ VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, S&:7;4; 2@74, S&:7;4;L( ?7;A/ 2&7.@&S @=;, 1;7@ &/.L.I.=? S&:7;4; @BJ;C/S, (@& AC/ /@ /A4; /1@S; D.22.C&L/ /@ S&BD&;. An! %hen "ou $o %o "ou#sel', @4 (A4A=/AKA A7?1A4, :AD(A4, ?A=D;, :&S1:;, D1&:;, AL@K;, =A.V.D(A, S1ABDA :7A/.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A

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/hen @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 shoul! +e %he#e. .% is missin$ in %he sa!hana. /he sa!hana has %o +e e!i%e! "e%. So %hen i% has %he ou%e# o''e#in$s an! %he inne# o''e#in$s. /hen a$ain "ou $ene#a%e an inne# o''e#in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. 1avin$ $ene#a%e! an! +lesse! %ha% ,i%h @4 A1 1&4 %h#ee %imes, "ou %hen #eci%e. .=S/A=/A=;@&SL( /1;7; A::;A7S B;2@7; 4; /1; C@4:L;/; S&::@7/.=? 4A=DALA @2 /1; ?L@7.@&S S@L./A7( 1;7@ VAJ7A B1A.7AVA A=D /1; S&::@7/;D D;./.;S. /he suppo#%in$ man!ala #e'e#s %o %he house, %he suppo#%e! !ei%ies #e'e#s 5us% %o (aman%a)a +ecause %his is a sin$le !ei%". .n o%he# %an%#as "ou ,oul! have mo#e !ei%ies appea# %o "ou. 27@4 /1; 1&4 A/ 4( 1;A7/ L.?1/ 7A(S ;4A=A/; B7.=?.=? 2@7/1 /1; W.SD@4 4A=DALA @2 /1; ?L@7.@&S S@L./A7( 1;7@, VAJ7A B1A.7AVA, /@?;/1;7 W./1 /1; D.7;C/.@=AL :7@/;C/@7S. 7emem+e# %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s ,e %al)e! a+ou% +e'o#e< =o, %hese ones, "ou can visuali*e %hem, li)e #emem+e# %ha% %he !ei%" in '#on% has his eas% %o %he '#on%, an! "ou have "ou# eas% %o "ou# '#on%, so "ou can visuali*e %ha% %he p#o%ec%ion !ei%ies come in %,o manne#s. @ne, %he" come ,i%h %he (aman%a)a in '#on%, an! %he" a#e %o his eas%, sou%h ,es%, an! no#%h. @# "ou can have %hem come %ha% %he" a#e %o "ou# sou%h eas%, ,es% an! no#%h. (ou# choice. So %he#e is %,o %hin$s "ou can !o. @ne, %he" come a#oun! "ou# man!ala, o# %,o, %he" come a#oun! %he (aman%a)a in '#on% o' "ou# man!ala. /hen "ou have %o 'lip eve#"%hin$. JA1 1&4 BA4 1@, /1; W.SD@4 B;.=?S B;C@4; =@= D&AL W./1 /1; S(4B@L.C @=;S. /he invi%e! ones '#om %he li$h% #a"s in "ou# hea#% a+so#+s in%o %he one %ha% "ou ha! ins%an%aneousl" appea#. 27@4 A 1&4 @= /1; /@=?&; @2 ;AC1 @2 /1;S; ?&;S/S C@4;S A W1./; S.=?L; S:@K; VAJ7A /17@&?1 W1.C1 ;AC1 D7AWS &: /1; ;SS;=C; @2 /1; @22;7.=?. @4 17.1 S17.1 V.K7./A=A=A 1&4 :1A/, VAJ7A B1A.7AVA A/.:AD1. .DA4 BAL.4/A K1A K1A K1A1. K1A1. 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A "ou #eci%e ei%he# %h#ee o# seven %imes. /he ac%ion man%#a, Va5#a Bhai#ava is his name, A%ipa!hi i!am +alim means "ou %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a, +alim #e'e#s %o an o''e#in$, )ha )ha )hahi )ha)i means ea% please ea%. (ou a#e o''e#in$ %he inne# o''e#in$ ,hich is %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' "ou# p#ac%ice. .% means "ou# 'ive a$$#e$a%es an! 'ou# elemen%s, "ou have %#ans'o#me! in %he caul!#on an! "ou a#e o''e#in$ %ha% %o (aman%a)a. /hin) a+ou% %hose %hin$s. So ,hen "ou sa" %he man%#a "ou a#e #eall" sa"in$ is @ (aman%a)a ea% %he su+s%ance o' m" p#ac%ice. 1elp me !evelop. B" +lessin$ me, #eceive m" o''e#in$ an! +less me. As "ou #eci%e %he man%#a "ou !o %he lo%us mu!#a. /hen "ou ma)e %he ei$h% ,#a%h'ul o''e#in$s. @4 17.1 S17.1 1AA @4 1&4 1&4 :1A/A @4 V.K7./A=A=A D&S1/A4 SA//VA DA4AKA ?A1 ?A1A @4 K&4A7A 7&:.=; JA1 JA1 1&4 :1A/A @4 17.1 1A1 1A. :1A/A @4 D.:/A L@CA=A V.K7./A=A=A 4A1A A//A//A 1ASA=A D.=. D.:/A(; SVA1AA @4 VAJ7A =A.V.D(A A1 1&4A @4 VAJ7A S1ABDA A1 1&4 @4 (A4A=/AKA 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 An! "ou ma)e %he inne# o''e#in$, al#i$h%< /hen a$ain "ou ma)e %he p#aise

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AS /1; W.SD@4 B@D( @2 =@= D&AL./(, (@& A7; ;E/7A @7D.=A7( A=D ALL :;7VAS.V;. AS /1; C@4:ASS.@= ;E/;=D.=? ;J&ALL( /@ ALL (@& A7; /1; 2A/1;7 @2 ALL C@=J&;7@7S... e%c. (ou ma)e %he sho#% p#aise. /hen "ou #eci%e %he #oo% man%#a o' (aman%a)a @4 (A4A7AJA SAD@4;(AA (A4;D@7& =A(@DA(AA (ADA(@=. 7A(A KS1A(AA (AKS1; (ACC1A =.7A4A(A 1&4 1&4 :1A/ SVA1A An! a% %ha% %ime "ou visuali*e %he man%#a a#oun! %he %op o' %he s)ull cup an! as "ou sa" %he man%#a i% 'alls in%o %he inne# o''e#in$. An! %hen "ou o''e# %o all %he !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s a#oun! "ou. @4 B1&C1A7A=A (A:A/ALA C1A7A(AA 4A= KK1;C1A7A(AA /A:&7VA =.?A=A4...... (ou !o %ha% %h#ee %imes !oin$ %h#ee ci#cles o' o''e#in$s %o %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s a#oun! "ou. /hen "ou ma)e %he ei$h% o''e#in$s %o %hem. @4 DAS1A D.KA L@KA:ALA SA:A7.>VA7A......... An! %hen "ou sa" a p#aise a$ain as)in$ %hem %o !o some%hin$ 'o# "ou +u% %his %ime %he p#a"e# is a li%%le !i''e#en%. A% %he +e$innin$ o' %he sa!hana "ou sai! please help me %o 'inish %he sa!hana. A% %his %ime "ou sa" please ac% ,i%h vi#%uous con!uc% %o s%ill all in%e#'e#es o' m" p#ac%ice o' %he sac#e! Dha#ma. So %his %ime "ou ac%uall" have a li%%le !i''e#en% #e0ues%. .% shoul! +e !i''e#en%. .n %he /i+e%an i% is. =o, %hen %he las% se% o' o''e#in$ %ha% "ou !o is %o %he oa%h +oun! Kala#upa. Kala means +lac) an! 7upa means 'o#m. So %he +lac) 'o#me! one. /ha% is %he !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# o' (aman%a)a. =o, #emem+e# . %ol! "ou a% %he +e$innin$ ,hen (aman%a)a ,en% !o,n in%o %he #ealm o' %he Lo#! o' Dea%h seven levels +elo, %he ea#%h an! %he#e ,e#e %hese si3%een massive s)ulls an! he pu% his ei$h% le$s on %op o' one si!e an! ei$h% le$s on %op o' %he o%he# si!e, an! he !#oppe! his penis on %op o' %he cen%#al s)ull palace, c#ushe! i%, an! %e##i'ie! Kala 7upa. A% %ha% poin% Kala#upa came #unnin$ ou% an! sai! please !on8% )ill me, . am so so##", . !i!n8% #eali*e ho, po,e#'ul "ou ,e#e, can . !o an"%hin$ 'o# "ou< An! a% %ha% %ime (aman%a)a $#a++e! him +" %he sc#u'' o' %he nec) an! sai!, "ou p#o%ec% m" p#ac%i%ione#s9 .% so#% o' ,en% li)e %ha%. Kala 7upa a% %ha% %ime ma!e a commi%men% %o p#o%ec% %he p#ac%i%ione#s o' %he (aman%a)a %an%#a. (ou can !o %his o# no%. .% is "ou# choice. Bu% i% is pa#% o' %he p#ac%ice an",a". So "ou invo)e Kala 7upa in %he space +e'o#e "ou an! "ou ma)e a li%%le o''e#in$ %o him %o sa", he", . am !oin$ %he p#ac%ice so %a)e $oo! ca#e o' me please. Don8% le% me $e% in %#ou+le. Keep me ou% o' %#ou+le. Keep me s%#ai$h% an! %#ue. 4a)e su#e no%hin$ $oes ,#on$. A lo% o' %he Dha#ma p#o%ec%o#s a#e ac%uall" 0ui%e $oo! +ecause %he" !o no% hu#% "ou. 2o# e3ample, Kala 7upa ,ill neve# hu#% "ou an! i' "ou +lo, "ou# p#ac%ice, he is no% $oin$ %o cause "ou %#ou+le. An! i% is some%hin$ "ou shoul! )no, a+ou% some o' %he p#ac%ices. . mean, i' "ou +ecame nau$h%" an! !i! no% !o %he %hin$s "ou shoul! !o an! s%u'', ,ell i% is al#i$h%, Kala 7upa ,ill s%ill p#o%ec% "ou an! he ,ill no% !o an"%hin$ +a!. Whe#eas i' "ou have %he ini%ia%ion an! %he p#ac%ice o' Kali o# :al!en 1lamo, %he $lo#ious $o!!ess, she is a !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# ,ho is p#e%%" ,#a%h'ul. An! 'o# he#, i' "ou !o no% main%ain "ou# level o' #eali*a%ions %ha% "ou $ene#a%e, she ,ill ma)e "ou sic). She ,ill ma)e "ou $e% in ca# acci!en%s, ma)e "ou# house 'all !o,n on %op o' "ou, ma)e "ou %#ip an! 'all !o,n s%ai#s, +ecause i' "ou a#e no% !oin$ %he p#ac%ice, he# commi%men% is %o hassle "ou. Bu% none o' "ou have %ha% ini%ia%ion so !o no% ,o##". /he %hin$ is i' "ou# !ha#ma p#ac%ice is p#ecious %o "ou, %hen %he +es% %hin$ in %he ,o#l! ,oul! +e %o have he# come an! )ic) "ou in %he +um. . am 5us% %ellin$ "ou %ha% %his pa#%icula# p#o%ec%o# is a $oo! one. 1e ,ill no% ma)e an" %#ou+le 'o# "ou. So "ou !o no% eve# have %o %hin) %ha% . have no% +een a $oo! pe#son an! ma"+e m" !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# is no% $oin$ %o li)e me. /ha% is no% %he case. /he !ha#ma p#o%ec%o#s al,a"s p#o%ec% "ou. /he" al,a"s %a)e ca#e o' "ou. An! even :al!en 1lamo %a)es ca#e o' "ou. .% is 5us% %ha% she ma)es su#e "ou )eep "ou# p#ac%ice pu#e, %ha% is all9 B;2@7; 4; @= /@: @2 A L@/&S, S&= A=D B&22AL@... /he#e is a la#$e lo%us cushion an! a sun cushion. &pon i% is a $allopin$ Bu''alo. &n!e# his 'ee% is a sinne#. A ve#" ne$a%ive pe#son. /he +u''alo is %#amplin$ %his pe#son. So %ha% is ,ha% "ou visuali*e....C@4;S (A W1.C1 .S /1; S(LLABL; 2@7 (A4A=/AKA... W1.C1 /7A=S2@74S .=/@ A SK&LL...... S&C1 AS (AVA/. A=D S@ @=. So ,ha% "ou have is %he cen%#al Kala#upa an! Chamun!i an! ei$h% male an! ei$h% 'emale spi#i%s %ha% han$ a#oun! %he#e an! !o all %he ac%ivi%ies %ha% Kala#upa ,an%s %hem %o !o. ;AC1 @2 /1; 4A.= 2.?&7;S A=D /1;.7 ;=/@&7A?; .S 4A7K;D........B7.=?.=? 2@7/1

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/1; 2.V; B&DD1A 2A4.L.;S. 7emem+e# %he 'ive Bu!!ha 'amilies a#e Vai#ochana, Ami%a+ha, 7a%nasam+hava, an! so on, all a#e (aman%a)as. /he" a#e ,hi%e, "ello,, #e!, $#een, an! +lue +u% all in %he 'o#m o' (aman%a)a.... 7;J&;S/ (@& /@ :L;AS; C@=2;7 ;4:@W;74;=/ &:@= 1.4.....AD@7=;D W./1 A BLACK 2.V; :@.=/;D VAJ7A. An! %hen "ou !o %he man%#a an! !o i% ,i%h %he #ollin$ lo%us an! a special mu!#a. @4 KALA7&:A SA:A7. VA7A SA4A(A S/VA4. /ha% mu!#a means "ou a#e +oun! +" "ou# commi%men%s. .% means Kala#upa an! eve#" one else, sama"a, commi%men%, an! s%vam means "ou a#e +oun!. So a% %ha% %ime, pa#%icula#l" i' "ou #eall" nee! help in some%hin$ %ha% is $oin$ on, %hen "ou shoul! pu% some ene#$" in%o %he man%#a. /he mo#e ene#$" "ou pu% in%o i%, "ou shoul! also have a ve#" $oo! 'eelin$ 'o# +o!hici%%a ,hen "ou !o i%. .' "ou #eall" ,an% help, %hen "ou ,oul! sa" Kala#upa . ,an% "ou# help, +u% "ou shoul! also !o i% ,i%h %he +o!hici%%a mo%iva%ion, no% ,i%h an e$o cen%#ic mo%iva%ion. So ,i%h pu#e mo%iva%ion in "ou# hea#% an! "ou sa" "ou a#e +oun!. /hus %he +in!in$ is 'i3e!, as i% sa"s in ;n$lish %he#e. An! i% sa"s 27@4 A 1&4 @= /1; /@=?&;S @2 /1; D1A74A7AJA, L@7D A=D C@=S@7/, A=D ;AC1 @2 /1;.7 ;=/@&7A?;, /1;7; C@4;S A W1./; S.=?L; S:@K; VAJ7A /17@&?1 W1.C1 ;AC1 :A7/AK;S @2 /1; @22;7.=?, D7AW.=? &: /1; ;SS;=C; @2 /1; /@74A CAK; /17@&?1 A S/7AW @2 W1./; L.?1/. @4 KALA7&:A SA7VA V.?1A=A S1A/7&4 4A7A(A .DA4 BAL./A K1A K1A K1A1. K1A1. 1&4 :1A/ FD E G /his means Kala#upa, all ne$a%ivi%", )ill %hem. .!am +alim means %ha% o''e#in$ o' all %he mu#!e#e! an! !es%#o"e! ne$a%ivi%" %ha% . have, please ea% i% up. So "ou %a)e all o' "ou# an$e#, ne$a%ivi%", an! such %ha% "ou have an! )ill i% an! o''e# i% %o him An! he loves i%. @4 C1A4&=D. SA7VA V.?1A=A S1A/7&4 4A7A(A .DA4 BAL./A K1A K1A K1A1. K1A1. 1&4 :1A/ FD E G An! %hen "ou o''e# i% %o Chamun!i an! she ea%s i% up. @ 1@S/ @2 4AL; A=D 2;4AL; 4;SS;=?;7S @2 (A4A S&C1 AS (AVA/. A=D S@ 2@7/1, /@?;/1;7 W./1 (@&7 ;=/@&7A?; 6 SA7VA V.?1A=A S1A/7&4 4A7A(A .DA4 BAL./A K1A K1A K1A1. K1A1. 1&4 :1A/ FD E G An! %he" all ea% i% up. An! %he" a#e all happ". An! %hen "ou !o %he ou%e# o''e#in$s. @4 KALA7&:A SA:A7. VA7A A7?1A4 ?A=D1; :&S1; D1&:; AL@K; :&S1; D1&:; AL@K; ?A=D1; =A.V.D(A S1ABDA :7A/.CC1A 1&4 SVA1A (ou !o no% o''e# Kala#upa %he +loo! %o ,ash his 'ee% +ecause his 'ee% a#e al,a"s +loo!" +ecause he is al,a"s s%an!in$ on ne$a%ivi%". So "ou !o no% o''e# him :a!"am ,hich is ,a%e# 'o# %he 'ee%. @4 KALA7&:A 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 @4 C1A4&=D. 1&4 :1A/ @4 A1 1&4 @ 1@S/ @2 4AK; A=D 2;4AL; 4;SS;=?;7S @2 (A4A S&C1 AS (AVA/. A=D S@ 2@7/1 /@?;/1;7 W./1 /1;.7 ;=/@&7A?; @4 A1 1&4. So #emem+e# %he male an! 'emale o#$an %ouchin$ in +liss. An! "ou o''e# +liss %o Kala#upa, +liss %o Chamun!i, +liss %o %he ei$h% male an! 'emale !ei%ies. /hen "ou o''e# %he p#a"e#. 1&4 @ (A4A, BLACK L@7D @2 D;A/1, S;V;= L;V;LS B;=;A/1 /1; ;A7/1 .= /1; ;AS/, (@& 1AV; C@4; 1;7; /7A=S2@74.=? 27@4 A CL&B 4A7K;D W./1 A SK&LL /1A/ CA4; 27@4 A (A. (@& 1AV; /1; 2AC; @2 A B&22AL@, 2&7.@&S 27@4 1.S D;:/1S, W./1 (@&7 7AV;=@&S 4@&/1 S/7;/C1;D @:;= A=D 2A=?S BA7;D. (@&7 W7A/12&L ;(;S A7; BL@@D S1@: /@/ALL(, (@&7 (;LL@W 1A.7 A=D 4&S/AC1; B7.S/L; ;7;C/. W./1 /1; LASS@ .= (@&7 L;2/ 1A=D, (@& B.=D ;=;4.;S A=D .=/;72;7;7S A=D W./1 /1; CL&B .= (@&7 7.?1/, (@& :@&=D /1;4 /@ D&S/.

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(aman%a)as in %he 'o#m o' li$h% #a"s, +u% also "ou can sen! ou% %he cleave# ,hich is cu%%in$ !elusions, an! %he s)ull cup ,hich is +es%o,in$ %he am+#osia o' immo#%ali%" ,hich is #eall" %he #eali*a%ion o' +liss an! voi!ness. An! %hen %his a+so#+s +ac) in%o "ou. /hen "ou s,in$ ove# an! !o %he ne3% man%#a %hen 'inall" %he las% man%#a. /he visuali*a%ions s%a" me#el" %he same !u#in$ all %his %ime. /hen "ou !o hun!#e! s"lla+le o' (aman%a)a %o pu#i'" an" mis%a)es an! ma)e %he ei$h% ou%e# o''e#in$s, %he inne# o''e#in$, %he p#aise %o (aman%a)a. (ou $ene#a%e %he inne# o''e#in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou, "ou invo)e %he man!ala o' (aman%a)a, "ou visuali*e ins%an%l" %he appea#ance o' %he man!ala o' (aman%a)a, "ou invo)e %he (aman%a)a man!ala ,i%h %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s. (ou %hen o''e# %hem %he inne# o''e#in$, ma)e p#aise %o %hem, %hen "ou invo)e Kala#upa, ma)e o''e#in$s %o him an! p#aise, An! "ou as) him %o p#o%ec% "ou an! %hen "ou sen! him a,a" an! %hen "ou have 'inishe! %he sa!hana %o %his poin%. @ne o%he# poin% %o ma)e is, in %he ,hole p#ocess, "ou s%a#% o'' +" +ecomin$ %he 'ull" mani'es% (aman%a)a. (ou have +een consec#a%e! an! +lesse!. A% %ha% poin% "ou have %he pe#'ec% pu#i%" o' +o!", envi#onmen% ,hich is "ou# man!ala, %he pe#'ec% +o!" o' (aman%a)a, "ou %hen have en5o"men%s. An! %he en5o"men% is #eceivin$ %he o''e#in$s, %he ou%e# o''e#in$s an! %he inne# o''e#in$s. 1avin$ comple%e! %ha% %hen "ou have %he las% pu#i%" ,hich is ac%ivi%ies. /he ac%ivi%ies o' a %an%#ic !ei%" is ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. An! "ou !o %ha% ,i%h %he #eci%a%ion o' %he man%#as. When "ou #eci%e %he man%#as "ou have comin$ ou% o' "ou# nos%#il %he in'ini%e Bu!!has an! Bo!hisa%%vas an! s)ull cups an! cleave#s an! ,ha%eve# else. /ha% is %he 'ou#%h pu#e ac%ivi%", ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. An! in man" ,a"s ,ha% "ou a#e !oin$ is "ou a#e se%%in$ up %ha% a% %he %ime ,hen "ou !o +ecome enli$h%ene!, "ou ,ill spon%aneousl" ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. An! "ou cul%iva%e %ha% in "ou no, +" #eci%in$ %he man%#as an! visuali*in$. /hen "ou comple%e %he p#ac%ice +" a$ain invo)in$ (aman%a)a an! sa"in$ (aman%a)a %he p#ac%ice is ,on!e#'ul, %han) "ou ve#" much an! . $ive "ou %his o''e#in$. /he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s, please %a)e ca#e o' me an! help me in m" p#ac%ice, a% leas% !o no% ma)e in%e#'e#ences 'o# me. An! %hen "ou invo)e Kala#upa an! sa" Kala#upa speci'icall" "ou a#e oa%h +oun! +" (aman%a)a %o p#o%ec% me as %he p#ac%i%ione#. :lease !o so an! $ui!e me a,a" '#om ne$a%ivi%". An! %hen havin$ !one %ha% "ou sen! %hem all a,a". (ou sen! a,a" all o' %he Bu!!has a,a" %o %he Dha#ma)a"a. /he visuali*e! o+5ec%s %ha% "ou have $ene#a%e!, "ou shoul! a+so#+ %hem in%o "ou#sel'. An! all o' %he local spi#i%s %ha% "ou mi$h% have hoo)e! in !u#in$ %his %ime o' %he me!i%a%ion, "ou %hen 'eel ve#" much %ha% "ou have #elease! %hem. An! %he" $o +ac) %o %hei# va#ious #ealms. So ,e shoul! o''e# p#a"e#s o' !e!ica%ion. Chap%e# 1C We shoul! a$ain i!en%i'" ou#selves %ha% ,e a#e %he p#is%ine appea#ance o' (aman%a)a ,i%h %he +lue +lac) +o!" havin$ one 'ace an! %,o a#ms, ve#" ,#a%h'ul, po,e#'ul, an! ve#" s%a+le in ou# e3pe#ience. @u# min! is 'ull" con'i!en% an! #es%s in %he Dha#ma)a"a. @u# su+%le ene#$" is %he Sam+ho$a)a"a an! ou# $#oss ene#$" is %he (aman%a)a 'o#m. We shoul! also have in min! %ha% ,e a#e also ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s an! have %a)en on %his aspec% %o +e a+le %o %ame even %he ve#" ha#! ones %o %ame. /o %his poin% ,e have $one %h#ou$h %he p#ocess o' $ene#a%in$ ou#selves as %he pe#'ec% !ei%" in %he pe#'ec% envi#onmen%, %he man!ala. We have consec#a%e! ou#selves an! #eceive! %he ,is!om +ein$s so ,e a#e %he pe#'ec% 'o#m. /he %hi#! pu#i%" is %ha% ,e have #eceive! %he inne# o''e#in$s, ou%e# o''e#in$s, an! %he sec#e% o''e#in$s, an! also %he un!e#s%an!in$ %o +e a+le %o #eceive %he suchness o''e#in$ ,hich is %he o''e#in$ o' %he ul%ima%e na%u#e o' #eali%". @u# 'inal ac%ivi%" is ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s ,hich is %e#me! %he pu#i%" o' ac%ivi%ies. /he pu#e ac%ivi%ies involves %he #eci%in$ o' %he man%#as. /he 'i#s% is %he mi3%u#e o' %he peace'ul an! ,#a%h'ul man%#as ,hich is !one +" chan$in$ %he visuali*a%ion. .n %he cen%e# o' %he hea#% o' 4an5ush#i, %he sun !is) %u#ns in%o a moon !is), an! %he 1&4 in %he cen%e# %u#ns in%o a D1. ,hich %#ans'o#ms in%o a s,o#! ma#)e! +" D1.. A#oun! %he +ase o' %his s,o#! is a #in$ ,i%h si3 s,o#! +la!es upon ,hich s%an! up#i$h% %he s"lla+les @4 A1 7A :A SA =A. /he D1. is

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in %he cen%e# o' %he cen%#al s,o#! hu+. .n +e%,een each o' %he si3 s,o#! +la!es is also %he s"lla+le D1.. As "ou #eci%e %he man%#a %he s"lla+les s%a" s%a%ic ,hile %he s,o#! +la!es spin slo,l" %o %he #i$h%. As %he" spin "ou shoul! 'eel %he spon%aneous $ene#a%ion o' an in%ensive li$h% ene#$" ,hich comple%el" 'ills %he +o!" o' 4an5ush#i an! %hen %he 'ull +o!" o' (aman%a)a. 2eel %ha% %he li$h% has a uni0ue 0uali%" %ha% pu#i'ies all o' "ou# ne$a%ivi%" an! even %he imp#in% an! %he ins%inc% %o +e ne$a%ive. 1ave some an$e# ,i%hin "ou# min!, o# a ne$a%ivi%", !elusion, even %he una,a#eness o' %he un!e#s%an!in$ %he %#ue na%u#e o' #eali%" an! all o' %his is comple%el" pu#i'ie! +" %he +#illiance o' %he li$h% o' %he spinnin$ s,o#! +la!es. (ou can also !o a va#ie%" o' visuali*a%ions %o inc#ease !i''e#en% aspec%s o' "ou# ,is!om. D,ell on %he s"lla+les 'o# clea# ,is!om, on %he s,o#! 'o# p#o'oun! ,is!om, %he D1. s"lla+le 'o# 0uic) ,is!om, an! i' "ou $ene#a%e man" %e3%s "ou $e% %he ,is!om o' un!e#s%an!in$ ho, %o compose, ho, %o %each. .' "ou !,ell on %he s,o#! +la!es spinnin$, "ou $ain %he a+ili%" %o a#$ue an! !e+a%e mo#e s)ill'ull". /hen +#in$ i% %o comple%ion +" #eci%in$ %he s"lla+le D1. as man" %imes as "ou can, visuali*in$ %he D1. l"in$ upon %he %on$ue. While #eci%in$ 108 D1.s o# as man" as "ou can ,i%h one lon$ e3hala%ion, visuali*e %ha% %he D1. a+so#+s much inc#e!i+le "ello, $ol! li$h% ,is!om. 1avin$ !one %ha%, "ou s,allo, %ha% D1. an! i% $oes !o,n ,i%h %he saliva, slo,l" !o,n "ou# %h#oa% an! a+so#+s in%o %he D1. a% %he level o' "ou# hea#%. /he moon !is), s,o#! an! s"lla+les %#ans'o#m +ac) in%o a sun !is). .n %he cen%e# is %he s"lla+le 1&4 an! a#oun! i% a#e %h#ee #in$s o' man%#as. /he (ama#a5a man%#a, %he ac%ion man%#a, an! %he #oo% man%#a. (ou %hen #eci%e each o' %hese %h#ee man%#as ho,eve# man" %imes seems convenien% an! in !oin$ %hose man%#a #eci%a%ions, visuali*e %ha% '#om %he s"lla+les comes 'lames an! li$h% ene#$". /his 'ills %he +o!" o' 4an5ush#i an! %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a an! %hen slo,l" pou#s ou% "ou# #i$h% nos%#il 'lo,in$ in%o %he unive#se ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. 2o# %hose ,hich a#e p#ou! i% helps %hem %o +e hum+le. 2o# %hose ,hich a#e mise#l", i% helps %hem %o +e $ene#ous. 2o# %hose ,hich a#e cau$h% up ,i%h %i$h% min!e! i$no#ance, %he" lea#n %o +e mo#e open min!e! an! mo#e #eali*e!. 2o# %hose ,i%h !eep an$e# in %hei# min!, %he" +ecome mo#e peace'ul. /hose ,i%h heav" a%%achmen% +ecome mo#e #ela3e! an! !on8% have s%#on$ $#aspin$. So in %his ,a" %he li$h% comes ou% o' "ou# nos%#il. Visuali*e i% in man" aspec%s, man" small 'o#ms o' (aman%a)a, +u% also man" s)ull cups an! also man" cleave#s. D#a, %he ene#$" +ac) in %he le'% nos%#il. .% 'lo,s +ac) in an! a+so#+s in%o %he #osa#ies %ha% a#e ci#clin$ a#oun! %he hea#%. .n %his ,a" !o %he #emainin$ %h#ee man%#as. 1avin$ comple%e! %hem, ma)e %he e3%e#nal o''e#in$. (ou #eceive 'o# "ou#sel' %he ei$h% e3%e#nal o''e#in$s, %he inne# o''e#in$, an! "ou sa" a$ain a sho#% p#aise 'o# "ou#sel'. 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou $ene#a%e an inne# o''e#in$ in %he space +e'o#e "ou. /hen "ou ins%an%aneousl" have appea# %he man!ala o' (aman%a)a an! %hen invo)e %he man!ala o' (aman%a)a an! %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s. /he" appea# in %he space +e'o#e "ou an! %hen a+so#+ ,i%h %he /SA 1&4 BA4 1@ an! +ecome mi3e! ,i%h %he one %ha% "ou visuali*e! in %he space +e'o#e "ou. /hen "ou ma)e o''e#in$s o' %han)s %o (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# an! ma)e p#aise %o him. /hen "ou +less %he inne# o''e#in$ ,i%h %he (ama#a5a man%#a, an! "ou ma)e o''e#in$s %o %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s. 1avin$ comple%e! %ha% %hen "ou ma)e a$ain #e0ues%s %o %hem %o help "ou comple%e "ou# !ha#ma p#ac%ice. .' "ou 'eel %ha% i% is app#op#ia%e "ou can !o %he 'inal se%s o' o''e#in$s %o %he !ha#ma p#o%ec%o# 'o# (aman%a)a, %he oa%h +oun! Kala#upa o# Dha#ma#a5a. (ou $ene#a%e %he visuali*a%ion o' Dha#ma#a5a, invo)e %he ,is!om Dha#ma#a5a '#om seven levels +elo, %he ea#%h an! have %hem me#$e in%o oneness. (ou consec#a%e %hem so %he" +ecome c#o,ne! ,i%h %he +lac) va5#a. /hen "ou +in! him ,i%h %he commi%men% o' Sama"a S/VA4. 4a)e %he man%#a #eci%a%ion, %he o''e#in$s o' %he #i%ual ca)e, %he inne# o''e#in$ ca)e, an! %hen ma)e %he special #e0ues% %o Dha#ma#a5a Kala#upa. 1avin$ !one %ha% "ou sen! him, %he 'i'%een !i#ec%ional p#o%ec%o#s, an! %he invi%e! ,is!om $ues%s a,a". (ou a+so#+ +ac) in%o "ou# +o!" all o' %he visuali*e! !ei%ies ,hich "ou $ene#a%e! '#om "ou# o,n visuali*a%ion po,e#s in %he space a#oun! "ou. =o, "ou a#e s%an!in$ as %he $#ea% an! $lo#ious (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# o' %he man!ala ,hich is in %he cen%e# o' %he #eali%" sou#ce ,hich is in %he cen%e# o' %he in5unc%ion ,heel ,hich is in cen%e# o' %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel, ,hich is su##oun!e! +" %he ceme%e#ies, an! $#ea% masses o' 'lame ,hich is 'lamin$ slo,in$ %o %he cloc),ise !i#ec%ion. So %his is %he visuali*a%ion "ou a#e +ac) %o a% %his poin%.

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/hen %he#e is ,ha% is %e#me! as %he e3%ensive p#a"e#s ,hich me#el" #evie,s %he !i''e#en% aspec%s o' ,ha% has +een p#ac%ice!. . am $oin$ %o #ea! %his ini%iall" an! in %ha% ,a" ,ill comple%e %he %eachin$s ,hich a#e +ase! on %he %#ansmission o' %he sa!hana ,hich a#e ma"+e app#op#ia%e a% %his pa#%icula# %ime. B( /1; 2@7C; @2 S&C1 /1.=?S AS 4( 4A=/7A 7;C./A/.@= A=D S.=?L; 4.=D;D C@=C;=/7A/.@= L.K; /1.S @= /1; C.7CL; @2 /1; W7A/12&L L@7D (A4A=/AKA8S 4A=DALA > W1.C1 .S /1; CL;A7 A::;A7A=C; @2 /1; :LA( @2 V@.D=;SS A=D BL.SSA L.K; A 7A.=B@W @= /1; 2AC; @2 A S/A.=L;SS 4.77@7 > A ?A=?;S>L.K; 7.V;7 @2 V.7/&; 1AS B;;= ?A/1;7;D. B( /1.S, C@4B.=;D W./1 A 1@S/ @2 S/7;A4S @2 ALL B;.=?S8 ?@@D D;;DS, A=D B( 4( 1AV.=? /7A.=;D .= /1; :A/1WA( /@ L.B;7A/.@= AS W;LL AS .= /1; C@=D&C/ @2 /1; B@D1.SA//VA V@WS, 4A( 4( 4.=DS/7;A4 B; 2.LL;D W./1 A /7;AS&7; S/@7; @2 =;C/A7 @2 F1AV.=? /7AV;LL;DG /1; C@44@= :A/1S /@ /1;.7 ;=D. B( /1; 1;AV;=L( WA/;7S @2 /1; VAS; ;4:@W;74;=/, 4A( . B; :&7.2.;D @2 ALL @7D.=A7( A::;A7A=C; A=D C@4:&LS.V; ?7AS:.=? A/ ./. A=D B( /1; 1.?1;7, S&:7;4; ;4:@W;74;=/S, 4A( . C@4; /@ 4A=.2;S/ A V.C/@7.@&S B&DD1A8S S:;;C1, /1; S:1;7; @2 CL;A7 L.?1/, AS W;LL AS &=./(, /1; AB.D.=? =A/&7; @2 7;AL./(. Jus% %o commen% on %hose %,o ve#ses. /he 'i#s% ve#se #e'e#s %o %ha% one shoul! have %he +asic p#elimina#ies ,hich is +ein$ a Bu!!his%, a+i!in$ +" %he la, o' cause an! e''ec%, havin$ +o!hici%%a, an! havin$ %he #i$h% vie, sun"a%a as %he +asis o' %he p#ac%ice. We shoul! also +e involve! ,i%h %he 'ou# uni0ue p#elimina#ies 'o# %he %an%#ic p#ac%ice i' ,e have %he capaci%" ,hich is !oin$ %he hun!#e! %housan! p#os%#a%ions, man!ala o''e#in$s, Va5#asa%%va #eci%a%ions an! $u#u "o$a p#ac%ice. /hose a#e %he 'ou# +asic p#elimina#ies. Whe%he# ,e !o %hem as a hun!#e! %housan! o# 5us% pe#io!icall", +o%h a#e sa%is'ac%o#". /hen ,e #eceive %he uncommon p#elimina#ies ,hich is #eceivin$ %he ini%ia%ions. /he vase empo,e#men% is %he pu#i'ica%ion o' %he o#!ina#" appea#ance o' compulsive $#aspin$. .n %he vase ini%ia%ion "ou #eceive %he %#ans'o#ma%ion o' %he 'ive a$$#e$a%es o' "ou# +ein$. /he +o!" is Vai#ochana, %he 'eelin$s is 7a%nasam+hava, %he pe#cep%ions is Ami%a+ha, %he %hou$h% pa%%e#ns %ha% "ou a have is Amo$asi!!hi, an! %he consciousness ene#$" is A)sho+h"a. /hen "ou have %he %h#ee hi$he# ini%ia%ions ,hich a#e %he sec#e% ini%ia%ion, %he %#anscen!en%al ,is!om ini%ia%ion an! %he ,o#! ini%ia%ion. /hose %h#ee +es%o, upon "ou %he hi$he# aspec%s o' %he clea# li$h% an! %he as%#al +o!" clea# li$h% an! %he uni%" o' %hose %,o. /o con%inue ,i%h %he p#a"e#. 4A( . :7@/;C/ ;V;= A/ /1; C@S/ @2 4( L.2; ALL /1; :&7; V@WS A=D C@44./4;=/S W./1@&/ ;EC;:/.@= /1A/ . 1AV; :7@4.S;D /@ K;;: A/ /1; /.4; B;2@7; /1; ;(;S @2 /1; ?&7&S A=D D;./.;S. /1;( A7; /1; S&:7;4; 7@@/ @2 ALL :@W;72&L A//A.=4;=/S /ha% is %#ue. /he" sa" %ha% %he commi%men%s %ha% "ou have %o "ou# Va5#a ?u#u a#e %he sou#ce o' all %he po,e#'ul a%%ainmen%s so i' "ou )eep "ou# commi%men%s i% is $ua#an%ee! %ha% "ou ,ill +ecome enli$h%ene!. .% is $ua#an%ee! %ha% i' "ou )eep %hem ve#" pu#el", %ha% "ou ac%uall" can #eceive ve#" $#ea% an! po,e#'ul a%%ainmen%s in %his ve#" li'e %ime. /he +asis o' "ou# a%%ainmen%s is "ou# commi%men%. .% is no% %ha% "ou see "ou# $u#u #e$ula#l". 2o# e3ample, i' "ou #eceive! %he ini%ia%ion an! neve# sa, "ou# $u#u a$ain, +u% "ou !i! all o' %he %hin$s %ha% "ou p#omise! %o !o a% %he %ime o' %he ini%ia%ion, even %hen %he commi%men% is pu#e al%hou$h "ou mi$h% no% see %he pe#son a$ain. So %he emphasis is no% %o %he $u#u. Al%hou$h %he $u#u is %he sou#ce o' eve#"%hin$, %he emphasis is %o "ou# p#ac%ice, ,ha% "ou p#ac%ice an! such. .n man" ,a"s "ou can sa" %he $u#u is %he sou#ce o' %ha%, an! in %ha% ,a" "ou vene#a%e %he $u#u, +u% "ou shoul! al,a"s pu% %he emphasis %o #eali*in$ %ha% %he commi%men% in "ou# o,n min! %o "ou# p#ac%ice is %he impo#%an% sou#ce o' all si!!his. B( D;V@/.=? 4(S;L2 /@ S/7.V.=? .= 2@&7 DA.L( S;SS.@=S L.K; /1; 2L@W @2 A 7.V;7 @= /1; 7@&?1 A=D 2.=; (@?AS @2 /1; 2.7S/ S/A?; @2 :7AC/.C; W1.C1 .S /1; 7.:;=.=? :A/1 /1A/ :7@D&C;S S&CC;SS @= /1; C@4:L;/.@= S/A?;, 4A( . C&/ @22 C@4:L;/;L( @7D.=A7( A::;A7A=C; A=D C@4:&LS.V; ?7AS:.=? A/ ./.

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/he #ou$h "o$a is $ene#a%in$ "ou#sel' in %he 'o#m o' (aman%a)a in %he 'ull man!ala. /he 'ine s%a$e is $ene#a%in$ %he small s"lla+le in '#on% o' "ou# nose, o# %he small %i$le" in '#on% o' "ou# se3 o#$an an! mul%ipl"in$ %ha% in $#ea% mul%iples o' num+e#s an! %hen con%#ac%in$ %ha% +ac) in%o 5us% a sin$le o+5ec%. B( :L;AS.=? W./1 @22;7.=?S, :7A.S;S, A=D 4( S&:7;4; :7AC/.C;S /1; 2.;LD @2 4;7./ :;7VAD.=? ALL S:AC; W1.C1 . 1AV; .=V@K;D W./1 A= @7B @2 L.?1/ 27@4 4( 1;A7/ AS /1; S&:7;4; VAJ7A 1;7@, 4A( . C@4:L;/; 4( ?7;A/ C@LL;C/.@= @2 4;7./. .n %he (aman%a)a p#ac%ice, +" #el"in$ on %he visuali*e! !ei%ies one invo)es +e'o#e onesel', one acc#ues a $#ea% !eal o' me#i%. So %he" a#e calle! %he 'iel! o' me#i% +ecause i% is %he#e %ha% one so,s %he see! o' one8s me#i%o#ious ac%ions. /he #ipenin$ #esul% is, o' cou#se, %he me#i% 'o# onesel'. /he me#i% 'o#, in %his sense, o' ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' all sen%ien% +ein$s. 1AV.=? S;/ /1; :7.D; @2 /1; D1A74AKA(A /17@&?1 4( D.SC7.4.=A/.=? W.SD@4 /1A/ 1AS ASC;7/A.=;D /1; :7@2@&=D V@.D=;SS, /1; 4;A=.=? @2 4A=/7A, B( 1AV.=? A=AL(I;D W./1 S/A.=L;SS L@?.C, 4A( . ACJ&A.=/ 4(S;L2 2&LL( W./1 :;;7L;SS :7.S/.=; AWA7;=;SS. Which means %ha% %o +e a+le %o p#ac%ice %an%#a p#ope#l", "ou shoul! have some un!e#s%an!in$ o' %he voi!ness. :a#%icula#l" %ha% all phenomena a#e in%e#!epen!en% an! %he#e'o#e no phenomena s%an!s in!epen!en%l" sel' e3is%en%. All phenomena a#e me#el" !esi$na%e! +" la+els '#om "ou# o,n min!. B( S.=?L; 4.=D;D C@=C;=/7A/.@= @= /1; /;= 2&7.@&SL( W7A/12&L @=;S W1@ AB.D; .= /1; 2.;7C;L( BLAI.=? W1;;L, 4A( . ?A.= /1; :@W;7 /@ :&LL @&/ 27@4 /1;.7 7@@/ /1; BLACK 2@7C;S @2 ;V.L, AS W;LL AS ALL D;4@=S. .= /1; 1&B @2 /1.S W7A/12&L 4.?1/( W1;;L, /1; C;L;S/.AL 4A=S.@= @2 J;W;L L.K; L.?1/ W./1 A =A/&7; @2 @2 :7.S/.=; AWA7;=;SS .S ;V;7(/1.=? B;A&/.2&L C@=D;=S;D .=/@ @=;. B( 4;D./A/.=? @= /1.S =;C/A7 2@7 /1; ;(;S, 4A( . ;S/ABL.S1 /1; S&:7;4; B&DD1A 2.;LD. B( C@=S/A=/L( 4;D./A/.=? &:@= 4A=J&S17. W1@S; 7AD.A=/ 2;;/ A7; @= A 2&LL>4@@= D.SC @= A /&7B&L;=/ 4A=DALA @2 W.=D .= /1; C;=/;7 @2 /1; :ALAC;, 4A( . A//A.= A SA4B1@?AKA(A 27;; 27@4 /1; .4:&7./.;S @2 /1; .=>B;/W;;=>S/A/;. /17@&?1 /1; 7@&?1 A=D 2.=; (@?AS D@=; W./1 A C@4:L;/;, 2&LL B@D( @2 VAJ7A B1A.7AVA W1.C1 . 1AV; 7;AL.I;D 27@4 A W7A/12&L VAJ7A A=D A S;;D S(LLABL; /1A/ CA4; 27@4 A S&= /1A/ B&7=S AWA( 4ASS;S @2 S&:;7S/./.@&S C@=C;:/.@=S, 4A( . S:@7/ /1; DA=C; @2 A S&:7;4; =.74A=AKA(A /1A/ 1AS ABA=D@=;D ALL /1; .4:&7./.;S @2 7;B.7/1. /ha% %a)es "ou %h#ou$h %he %h#ee s%a$es o' voi!ness, Dha#ma)a"a, %he 4an5ush#i aspec% as Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! "ou# (aman%a)a aspec% as =i#mana)a"a.

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/he Dissolu%ion is a$ain 5us% me#el" a ma%%e# %ha% "ou canno% #emain 'ull" a+so#+e! in %he concen%#a%ion o' "ou#sel' as %he $lo#ious (aman%a)a ,i%h 'ull man!ala. So %he#e'o#e "ou a+so#+ i% all +ac) an! %hen +ecome a simple (aman%a)a so "ou can 'unc%ion in %he ou%,a#! pu#e lan! ,hich is %he ,o#l! a#oun! us. So in !oin$ %his......... /1; C7;4A/.@= ?7@&=DS AL@=? W./1 /1; :7@/;C/.@= W1;;LS D.SS@LV; .=/@ /1; C;L;S/.AL 4A=S.@=. /1; C;L;S/.AL 4A=S.@= D.SS@LV;S .=/@ 4(S;L2 AS /1; C@44./4;=/ B;.=?, . 4(S;L2 D.SS@LV; .=/@ /1; W.SD@4 B;.=?. /1; W.SD@4 B;.=? D.SS@LV;S .=/@ /1; C@=C;=/7A/.@= B;.=?. /1; 1@@K L.K; V@W;L & @2 /1; C@=C;=/7A/.@= B;.=? D.SS@LV;S .=/@ /1; 1A, /1; 1A .=/@ ./S 1;AD, /1.S .=/@ /1; C7;SC;=/ 4@@=, /1A/ .=/@ /1; D7@: A=D /1A/ D.SS@LV;S .=/@ /1; SJ&.??L;. /1.S /@@ /&7=S .=/@ =@= @BJ;C/.2(.=? V@.D=;SS. 27@4 A S/A/; @2 V@.D=;SS . A7.S; .= /1; AS:;C/ @2 A ?L@7.@&S VAJ7A B1A.7AVA W./1 @=; 2AC; A=D /W@ A74S, A=D 4A7K;D A/ /1; C7@W= @2 4( 1;AD W./1 A= @4, A/ 4( /17@A/ W./1 A= A1 A=D A/ 4( 1;A7/ W./1 A 1&4. .% is sai! in %he o#al %#a!i%ion %ha% one shoul! al,a"s leave %he p#o%ec%ion ,heel up so %ha% al%hou$h "ou a#e up an! !oin$ %hin$s, "ou shoul! al,a"s have %ha% %he va5#a 'loo#, ,alls, %en% an! ceilin$ an! %he in5unc%ion ,heel ,hich is a#oun! "ou al,a"s %he#e. So "ou can al,a"s invo)e i% ,heneve# "ou 'eel i% is necessa#" %o, li)e ,heneve# "ou 'eel ne#vous "ou coul! s%a#% spinnin$ i% an! s%a#% $ene#a%in$, ,o#)in$ ,i%h %he %en ,#a%h'ul ones %ha% a#e a#oun! "ou. So 5us% have %he ceme%e#ies come s%#ai$h% %o %he mansion, %he mansion %o "ou# +o!", %he +o!" %o %he 4an5ush#i, %he 4an5ush#i %o %he 1&4, %he 1&4 5us% s0ui$$les up %o %he %op 1, %he 1 %o %he c#escen% moon, %he c#escen% moon %o %he !o%, %he !o% %o %he s0ui$$le, %he s0ui$$le %o voi!ness. Wi%hin %ha% "ou have eve#"%hin$ !issolvin$ in%o (aman%a)a8s +o!" as %he mi#a$e vision. (aman%a)a !o,n %o %he +asic 1&4 is %he ,a%e# li)e s"m+ol, %he 1&4 up in%o %he hea! is %he spa#)s, %he hea! %o %he moon is %he !o% o' 'lame, %he moon %o %he !o% is %he ,hi%e, %he !o% %o %he s0ui$$le is %he #e!, %he s0ui$$le is %he +lac), an! a% %he en! o' %he +lac) %hen is %he clea# li$h%. So %he#e a#e %he ei$h% visions %ie! up %o$e%he# ,i%h %he !issolu%ion o' %he +o!". A$ain ou% o' %ha% voi!ness "ou appea# ve#" much li)e %he ins%an%aneous a#isal as a sha'% o' +lue li$h%, an! %hen ins%an%aneousl" appea# as (aman%a)a, ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms an! %his %ime "ou# han!s a#e '#ee. =o, comes %he ve#se o' auspiciousness /1; ;E:A=S; @2 S:AC;.... Du#in$ %his %ime %hen, as "ou appea# +ac) as (aman%a)a "ou shoul! have %ha% %he#e is man" !a)as an! !a)inis all a#oun! "ou. /he" a#e all sin$in$ %his %o "ou in melo!ious ve#ses in %he auspiciousness o' %he ,on!e#'ullness all o' %his.....A=D /1; S&72AC; @2 /1; ;A7/1 B;C@4; C@4:L;/;L( 2.LL;D........../@ ;=D .n %eachin$s o' %he comple%ions s%a$e ,hich ,e a#e $oin$ %o !elve in%o #i$h% no,, %he#e is a 'e, !i''e#en% %hin$s %o %each. .n "ou# p#ac%ice "ou have $ene#a%e! "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. (ou shoul! spen! %ime #e'lec%in$ on %he 'ac% %ha% %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a is %he commi%men% +ein$, meanin$ "ou a#e commi%%e! %o ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. So "ou# +o!" aspec%, no ma%%e# ho, ,#a%h'ul o# ,ha%eve#, is 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. Also %he pu#e lan! ,hich "ou $ene#a%e! ,hich is %he man!ala $ives $#ea% +liss 'o# all sen%ien% +ein$s8 min!s. (ou shoul! #e'lec% on %ha%. /he 5e,els o' %he man!ala as "ou visuali*e %hem, %he $#ea% shinin$ o' %he +#illiance o' %he man!ala house is all 'o# $ivin$ +liss %o sen%ien% +ein$s. All o' %he mu!#as %ha% "ou hol! a#e 'o# %he !es%#uc%ion o' i$no#ance an! such an! 'o# %he es%a+lishmen% o# %he $lo#i'"in$ o' "ou#sel' in "ou# s%a%e o' 'ull enli$h%enmen%. We shoul! ,o#) ,i%h %hese un!e#s%an!in$s o' "ou#sel' as "ou visuali*e "ou#sel' as +ein$ %he sup#eme !ei%". =o, ,hen %his +ecomes 'ai#l" s%a+le an! "ou have a !ecen% concen%#a%ion on %he aspec% o' "ou#sel' as al,a"s +ein$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s an! a#e mani'es% solel" in %he li$h% o' +ein$ a +o!hici%%a +ein$, an en%i%" o' +o!hici%%a, %hen "ou shoul! %u#n "ou# min! %o %he comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices. /he comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices a#e in %his ,a"

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%o%all" !epen!an% on ho, ,ell es%a+lishe! %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e is. /he p#inciple aspec% o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e is %ha% %he !ei%"8s +o!" is a mani'es%a%ion o' +o!hici%%a. /ha% mi3e! ,i%h "ou# un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness is %he 'oun!a%ion o' %he comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices an! is ,ha% ma)es %hem !i''e#en% '#om an" o%he# "o$a s"s%em. @%he# "o$a s"s%ems ,ill %ech "ou )un!alini "o$a, %he" ,ill %each "ou all %he !i''e#en% %hin$s, an! i' "ou ,an% %o see) %hem ou% "ou can $o ou% an! 'in! %hem. /he#e is /aois% s"s%ems, an! o%he#s such as Kun$ 2u ma#%ial a#%s %ha% "ou can 'in! 'o# con%#ollin$ %he ene#$ies, $ene#a%in$ ps"chic hea% an! such %hin$s. Bu% %he one 'ace% %ha% %he" lac) is %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness so %he" a#e +ase! on "ou#sel' as +ein$ an in!epen!en% en%i%". Secon!l", %he %eachin$ o' love an! compassion ,oul! +e possi+l" %he#e +u% %o ,ha% e3%en!, an! !o %he" have %he p#o'un!i%" o' %he #eali*a%ion o' voi!ness< =o. So %he#e'o#e %he" ,oul! no% +e as p#o'oun!. So %he %eachin$s o' Bu!!hism in %his #espec% a#e ve#" special an! ve#" uni0ue. .' "ou #e'lec% an! me!i%a%e upon %hem . %hin) "ou mi$h% 'in! %ha% %he#e a#e no% an" %eachin$s 0ui%e as uni0ue in %he Bu!!his% sense %ha% sa"s %ha% %he ul%ima%e na%u#e an! %he mani'es%a%ion o' love an! compassion a#e %he %,o p#inciple %hin$s %o +e 'ocuse! on 'o# ,e as %he me!i%a%o#. /he comple%ion s%a$e is %ha% ,hich pu%s %he a%%ainmen% in "ou# han!. So in %ha% ,a" %he#e is ,ha% ,e %e#m as %he ac%ual si%ua%ion. /he ac%ual si%ua%ion 'o# ou#sel' is %ha% ,e have +o!" an! min!. .n %his a#e %h#ee levels 'o# +o!" an! %h#ee levels 'o# %he min!. @n %he level o' +o!" is cou#se +o!", su+%le +o!" an! 'ine +o!". .n #e$a#!s %o min!, "ou have cou#se min!, su+%le min!, an! ve#" su+%le min!. 7e$a#!in$ %he aspec%s o' +o!", %he coa#se aspec% o' +o!" is %ha% ,hich is ma!e o' mea% an! +ones an! such. /he su+%le +o!" is %he ne#ve channels an! %he ene#$ies %ha% #un in %hem. /he ve#" su+%le +o!" is %he ene#$" si!e o' %he min!. We al,a"s spea) o' clea# li$h%, %he mos% su+%le level o' %he min!. /he mos% su+%le level o' min! has ac%uall" %,o aspec%s, )no,in$ness an! ene#$". @# )no,in$ness an! clea# li$h%. Clea# li$h% in %his sense can +e un!e#s%oo! as +ein$ %he ene#$". /hese a#e insepa#a+le. So %he mos% su+%le level o' +o!" is %ha% clea# li$h% an! ene#$" ,hich is ac%uall", so %o spea), %he ene#$" si!e. 7e$a#!in$ %his on a mi!!le level, ,hich is s%ill "ou coul! %e#m a su+%le level, is %he ene#$" in %he channels. @n a coa#se level i% is %he +o!". =o, %he aspec% o' min! has coa#se, su+%le, an! ve#" su+%le. /he coa#se aspec% o' min! is %he senses. /he e"e, ea#, nose, %on$ue, +o!" sense an! such. /he su+%le aspec% o' min! is %he #e'ine! s%a%es o' consciousness #eali*in$ aspec%s o' %hin$s, p#incipall" %he un!e#s%an!in$ o' voi!ness an! such. Bu% in $ene#al i% is %he su+%le, i% is %he min! ,hich can un!e#s%an! an! #eali*e su+%le aspec%s o' %hin$s. /he ve#" su+%le aspec% o' min! is %he )no,in$ness si!e o' %he clea# li$h%, %he )no,in$ness ,hich ,e spo)e o'. /he %an%#ic %eachin$s sa" %ha% %he +asis o' +o!" an! %he +asis o' min! on a ve#" su+%le level is one. Al%hou$h "ou !esi$na%e %hem as +ein$ ene#$" an! )no,in$ness o# ene#$" an! min!, ac%uall" %he" a#e insepa#a+le. /ha% %he ac%ual min! an! %he ac%ual +o!" on a ve#" su+%le level a#e %o%all" one. (ou can no% sepa#a%e %hem. (ou canno% %a)e a,a" )no,in$ness an! have ene#$" le'%. ;ne#$" an! )no,in$ness $o %o$e%he#. /ha% is ac%uall" %e#me! clea# li$h% consciousness. /ha% is %he +asis o' all %he p#ac%ices in %an%#acism, %ha% %he +o!" an! %he min! on %he mos% su+%le level a#e comple%el" in union oneness. .% is on %ha% +asis %ha% "ou# p#ac%ice o' %he %an%#ic s"s%em o' %he cha)#as an! eve#"%hin$ $ives "ou !i#ec% access %o %he su+%le# levels o' min!. So "ou can un!e#s%an! i% is impo#%an%. @%he#,ise +o!" an! min! a#e %,o !i''e#en% %hin$s. /hen ,ha% is %he use o' ,o##"in$ a+ou% %hem< Well, %he" a#e no%. .n %ha% ,a" . %hin) %ha% i% is impo#%an% %o #eali*e %ha% i% is inclusive. . mean, ve#" o'%en ,e %hin), 8,ell, ma"+e i' ,e a#e spi#i%ual ,e shoul! $ive up ou# +o!" an! onl" 'ocus on ou# min!.8 Well, ac%uall" %he spi#i%ual p#ac%ice, i' "ou #eali*e ,ha% i% #eall" !oes, %#ies %o es%a+lish %he min! as +ein$ %he c#ea%o# o' #eali%". Whe#eas #i$h% no, ,e %hin) %ha% ou# +o!" an! %he nee!s o' %he +o!" a#e %he c#ea%o# o' ou# #eali%". /ha% is ,h" ,e ,o#). /ha% is ,h" ,e have a pa#%ne# an! %ha% is ho, ,e !o all %he !i''e#en% %hin$s %ha% ,e !o. All %hese !i''e#en% ac%ivi%ies !one +ecause ,e %hin) ou# +o!" is %he mos% impo#%an% %hin$. /ha% is ,h" all %he emphasis has %o +e pu% %o "ou# min!, %o pu% "ou +ac) in +alance. Bu% once "ou a#e in +alance, i' "ou a#e in %he %an%#ic %#a!i%ion, "ou have %o #eali*e %ha% "ou# +o!" an! min! a#e e0uall" suppo#%ive o' "ou# enli$h%enmen%. /he#e'o#e "ou# +o!" canno% +e %#ea%e! +a!l". (ou canno% s%a#ve "ou#sel' %o !ea%h on pu#pose an! %hin) i% $oo! spi#i%ual p#ac%ice. (ou canno%, 'o# e3ample, 'la$ella%e "ou# +o!". .n Ch#is%iani%" 'la$ella%ion is a common p#ac%ice, +u% i% is seen '#om %an%#ic p#ac%ice as %e##i+le, +ecause "ou a#e +ea%in$ %he %emple o' "ou# +o!", o' "ou# min!, "ou# spi#i%. .% is consi!e#e! ve#" +a!. .' "ou #eall" ,an% %o +ea% some%hin$ "ou shoul! +ea% "ou# min! +ecause i% ma)es %he p#o+lems, no% "ou# +o!".

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/he +asis o' %he p#ac%ice is %he oneness o' +o!" an! min! on %he ve#" su+%le level. @n a coa#se# level %he" appea# sepa#a%el" +u% i' ,e loo)e! %o %he sou#ce o' %hem, i% is o' one poin%. . %hin) %he#e is lo%s o' in%e#es%in$ %hou$h%s %ha% can +e !elve! in%o in #e$a#!s %o %ha%. .' "ou %hin) a+ou% i% "ou# +o!" an! min! a#e '#om one sou#ce. .n %he +o!" e3is% %he cha)#as an! %he !i''e#en% channels. /he p#inciple channel #uns '#om %he cen%e# o' %he e"es, hoo)s up a#oun! %he c#o,n o' %he hea! an! #uns !o,n 5us% in '#on% o' %he spine %o %he %ip o' %he se3 o#$an. /o %he #i$h% an! le'% si!es con5unc% ,i%h %he nos%#ils a#e %he %,o si!e channels ,hich #un +esi!e an! %ouchin$ %he +i$$e# cen%#al channel, !o,n an! come 'o# %he man %o %he %,o %es%icles. 2o# %he la!", . !on8% )no, e3ac%l" ,he#e %he" en! up. A lo% o' %hese %eachin$s a#e mo#e aime! 'o# men %o +e %#u%h'ul. =o% %ha% %ha% is a p#o+lem. @n %he %h#ee channels "ou have si3 p#inciple cha)#as. @ne on %he c#o,n o' %he hea!, %h#oa%, hea#%, navel, pu+ic a#ea, an! %he %ip o' %he se3 o#$an. ;ach is $#oupe! in a pa#%icula# pa%%e#n. /he c#o,n cha)#a is li)e an um+#ella ,i%h %hi#%" %,o pe%als an! poin%e! !o,n,a#!s. /he %h#oa% cha)#a has si3%een pe%als an! is 'acin$ up,a#!. /he hea#% cha)#a has ei$h% pe%als an! 'aces !o,n,a#!s, %he navel cha)#a has si3%" 'ou# pe%als an! 'aces up,a#!s. /he pu+ic hai# a#ea o' %he +o!" has %hi#%" %,o pe%als an! %he %ip o' %he se3 o#$an has ei$h% pe%als. /ha% is %he es%a+lishmen% o' %he cha)#as. /he le'% an! %he #i$h% channels c#ea%e )no%s a% all %he cha)#as. /he )no%s %he" c#ea%e a#e %ha% %he le'% an! #i$h% channel come up an! a% %he c#o,n o' %he hea!, %he #i$h% channel !oes one loop, %he le'% channel !oes one loop. Bu% %he" come+ac) %o +ein$ on %he #i$h% an! %he le'% si!e. .n 1in!uism %he" c#oss an! $o +ac) !o,n %he o%he# ,a" an! %hen c#oss +ac) li)e 'i$u#e ei$h%s. Bu% in %he Bu!!his% %an%#ic %#a!i%ion %he" come up loop an! %hen $o !o,n %o %he %h#oa%, an! ma)e one loop, come !o,n %o %he hea#% an! ma)e %h#ee loops. A% %he navel one loop, an! !o,n %o %he pu+ic a#ea, one loop. Don8% ,o##" a+ou% %he lo,e# cha)#as, all "ou a#e #eall" conce#ne! a+ou% is %he c#o,n, %h#oa%, hea#% an! navel cha)#as, %he ones "ou al,a"s ,o#) ,i%h. /he o%he# ones can $ene#a%e ene#$", +u% %he" a#e no% %he main 'ocus poin%. Visuali*e %ha% %he #i$h% channel is #e!. .% is calle! %he sun channel an! is %he con%#olle# o' +loo! an! o' %he su+5ec%ive si!e o' min!. /he le'% channel is ,hi%e, is calle! %he moon channel, an! is %e#me! %he o+5ec%ive si!e. So i% is %e#me! %ha% %he #i$h% channel 'unc%ions su+5ec%ivel" an! %he le'% channel 'unc%ions o+5ec%ivel". .n us, ou# cen%#al channel si%s !o#man%. .% is neve# use!. /he #i$h% an! le'% channels a#e al,a"s 'lo,in$ ene#$". . !on8% )no, i' i% #eall" means %his, +u% . %hin) %ha% i' %he #i$h% channel 'unc%ions mo#e, a pe#son is mo#e su+5ec%ivel" conce#ne!. .' %he le'% channel 'unc%ions mo#e, a pe#son is mo#e o+5ec%ivel" cau$h% up ,i%h %hin$s. /ha% is m" con5ec%u#e a+ou% i%. Visuali*e %he c#o,n cha)#a as ,hi%e, %he %h#oa% cha)#a as #e!, %he hea#% cha)#a as ,hi%e, an! %he navel cha)#a as #e!. Whi%e, #e!, ,hi%e, #e!. Also, %he#e is a shape %ha% is %#ian$ula#, ci#cula#, ci#cula#, an! %#ian$ula# a% %he cen%e# o' each cha)#a place. /he %#ian$ula# one a% %he c#o,n an! %he navel has %he poin% %o %he '#on% an! %he pe%als come ou% '#om %ha%. 7emem+e# 'o# %he 'ou# main cha)#as %he pe%als $o !o,n, up, !o,n an! up. /his is %e#me! %he p#inciple pa%h,a"s 'o# %hem. 2#om all o' %hese !i''e#en% ne#ves +#anches ou%. 2o# e3ample %he hea#% cha)#a +#anches ou% '#om +ein$ %he %h#ee p#inciple, %o havin$ %he ei$h% pe%als, %he ei$h% pe%als %hen %#ans'o#ms a$ain in%o %,en%" 'ou# pe%als an! $oes ou% in%o %he +o!" un%il 'inall" "ou have seven%" %,o %housan! ne#ve channels in %he ,hole +o!". /ha% is %he %an%#ic p#esen%a%ion o' %he +o!". So essen%iall" "ou 5us% ,an% %o 'ocus on %he 'ou# uppe# cha)#as an! %he cen%#al an! %,o si!e channels. /his %hen is %he +asis o' %he me!i%a%ion 'o# %he +o!". Wi%hin %his a#e ,ha% is %e#me! %he %en ene#$ies, %hose ene#$ies ,hich help "ou 'unc%ion. 2i#s% %he#e is %he li'e ene#$" ,hich #esi!es in "ou# hea#% an! $ives "ou "ou# li'e ene#$". /hen %he#e is %he !o,n,a#! voi!in$ ene#$" ,hich #esi!es in %he pu+ic a#ea an! ma)es "ou e3c#e%e an! u#ina%e. (ou can li%e#all" %hin) o' i% as 5us% ne#vous ene#$" in %hose a#eas. /he up,a#! movin$ ene#$" in %he level o' %he %h#oa% helps "ou s,allo,. .% ma)es %he %h#oa% move up an! !o,n. /he 'ou#%h is %he e0uali*in$ ene#$" ,hich a+i!es a% %he navel. /he 'i'%h one is %e#me! %he all pe#va!in$ ene#$" an! is all ove# "ou# +o!". /hose a#e %he 'ive ma5o# ene#$ies o# ,in!s o' %he +o!". .% is li'e, !o,n,a#! movin$, up,a#! movin$, e0uali*in$ an! all pe#vasive ene#$".

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/he 'ive mino# ,in!s a#e %e#me! movin$ ,in!, %he #api!l" movin$ ,in!, %he pe#'ec%l" movin$ ,in!, s%#on$l" movin$ an! !e'ini%el" movin$. .% #ela%es %o e"e, ea#, nose, %on$ue an! +o!" sensa%ions. /hese a#e mino# ene#$ies +ecause %he" a#e mo#e mino# %han %he o%he#s. 2o# e3ample, %he movin$ ene#$" is ,ha% allo,s "ou %o see %hin$s an! is %he consciousness o' e"e. /hen %he ea# is %e#me! %he #api!l" movin$ an! is ,ha% allo,s "ou %o hea# %hin$s. /he nose is pe#'ec% ene#$" an! allo,s "ou %o smell, an! %he same 'o# %as%e an! sensa%ions. /hose a#e %he 'ive mino# ene#$ies ,hich ma)e "ou an e3is%in$ en%i%" in %he ,o#l!, $ives "ou access %o %he ,o#l! an! ma)es "ou 'unc%ion as an en%i%". /hese %en ,in!s, ma5o# an! mino#, 'unc%ion an! p#incipall" #un in %he #i$h% an! le'% channels. /he" !o no% #un in %he cen%#al channel 'o# i' %he" !i!, %he#e ,oul! +e a ,hole !i''e#en% scene 'o# "ou. So "ou shoul!n8% %hin) %ha% ma"+e someho, "ou have opene! "ou# cha)#as. /he !a" "ou open "ou# cha)#as %he#e ,ill +e ano%he# unive#se. . mean ,hen "ou #eall" open %hem. (ou mi$h% ma)e %hem sensi%ive, +u% no% opene! %hem. .n "ou# %an%#ic p#ac%ice %he 'i#s% %hin$ is %o me!i%a%e on %he %h#ee p#inciple channels. (ou have all +een %au$h% %he nine +#ea%hin$ %echni0ues. Close %he le'% nos%#il, +#ea%he in %h#ee %imes, close %he #i$h% nos%#il +#ea%h in %h#ee %imes, an! %hen leave %hem +o%h open an! +#ea%he in %h#ee %imes. .% is %e#me! %he nine mi3in$s o# c"cles o' %he +#ea%h. /his pu#i'ies an! +alances %he ene#$ies. (ou visuali*e o' cou#se clea#in$ %he #i$h% channel, clea#in$ %he le'% channel, an! %hen "ou visuali*e clea#in$ %he cen%#al channel ,i%h %he %hi#! se% o' %h#ee. /ha% is %he 'i#s% phase in $ainin$ some e0uili+#ium in "ou# me!i%a%ion. /hen %he 'i#s% phase o' "ou# %an%#ic p#ac%ice on a comple%ion s%a$e level is %e#me! cla#i'"in$ %he cha)#as. Visuali*e "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a, na)e!, ,i%h one 'ace an! %,o a#ms. (ou coul! pu% "ou#sel' on a lo%us an! #e! sun !is). Bu% p#incipall" "ou visuali*e %he cen%#al (aman%a)a. /he +o!" is clea#. 7emem+e# i% is +lac) clea# li$h% ene#$". /he cen%#al channel #uns up %he cen%e#. .% is !one as +ein$ #e!!ish on %he insi!e an! +luish ,hi%e on %he insi!e. .% is hollo, an! clea#. /he si!e channels, %he #i$h% one #e! an! %he le'% one ,hi%e. 1ave %he cen%#al channel come a#oun! %o %he 'o#ehea!. S%a#% o'' ,i%h "ou as a la#$e (aman%a)a. .!en%i'" %he 'ou# main cha)#as, %he %h#ee main ne#ves. /hen "ou %hin) o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ a li%%le (aman%a)a in %he cen%e# o' "ou# hea#%. (ou have a $#ea% +i$ (aman%a)a. (ou ,oul! s%op i!en%i'"in$ ,i%h %ha% an! allo, "ou#sel' %o +ecome %his %in" (aman%a)a. /he" sa" i' "ou ,an% %o, "ou can +e insi!e a li%%le shell, #e! on %he +o%%om an! ,hi%e on %he %op. Li)e a li%%le capsule o' me!icine. (ou a#e a li%%le (aman%a)a insi!e o' i%. /hin) o' i% as a li%%le eleva%o#. Visuali*e "ou#sel' in %he cen%e# o' %he hea#% cha)#a. 2#om %he hea#% have ei$h% channel holes comin$ ou% o' i% ,hich a#e %he ei$h% ne#ves comin$ ou% '#om %he hea#%. .% is a #e!!ish colo# on %he insi!e an! +ecause i% is %#anspa#en%, li)e sha!es o' $lass o# some%hin$, "ou can see i% so#% o' ,hi%ish on %he ou%si!e. So comin$ o'' as i' i% ,e#e plum+e! '#om %he cen%#al ci#cula# shape is a hole $oin$ in '#on% o' "ou. (ou slo,l" spin an! $e% a hole %he#e, an! a hole in %he +ac) an! so on. (ou have ei$h%. /he#e a#e 'ou# 0uali%ies %o %hese #i+s o# +#anches o' ne#ves. /he" have %o +e s%#ai$h%, no% c#ipple! o# +en%, clea#, ve#" so'% an! #e!. As "ou loo) !o,n "ou shoul! have a sense o' loo)in$ !o,n some%hin$ so'%, #e!!ish, s%#ai$h%, 'le3i+le, ,a#m an! alive, an oil" #e!ness, an! some%hin$ ,hich is so'% an! plia+le. /he p#inciple 'aul%s o' %he cha)#as in ou# +o!" a#e +#i%%leness, c#oo)e!ness, an! +loc)in$ %he ene#$" 'lo, in %hem. So +" visuali*in$ %hem as hollo,, s%#ai$h% an! su+%le, %he cha)#as o' "ou# +o!" a#e opene!. Do %ha% +" concen%#a%in$ 'o# some %ime on +ein$ %ha% li%%le (aman%a)a insi!e o' %his li%%le eleva%o# shell an! loo)in$ !o,n %he cen%e# one an! allo,in$ i% %o slo,l" spin. .% is a ma$ical eleva%o#, i% !oesn8% have an" co#!s. /hen loo)in$ up %o,a#!s %he %h#oa% cha)#a, "ou slo,l" ascen! %o,a#!s i%. When "ou $e% %o %he %h#oa% cha)#a in %he $#ea% (aman%a)a ,i%h i%8s si3%een holes, a$ain "ou loo) !o,n %hem. 1avin$ !one %ha% 'o# a,hile, "ou slo,l" move up %o %he c#o,n cha)#a. /he cen%#al channel #uns up a li%%le 'u#%he# %han %he cha)#a. /he" sa" %he cha)#a is ac%uall" +e%,een %he s)ull an! %he +#ain. /he#e "ou have %hi#%" %,o holes. Loo) !o,n %hem. 4ove slo,l" an! %#" %o coun% %hem. .n %he e3pan!e! commen%a#" %o %his "ou ac%uall" have a sans)#i% le%%e# on each +u% ,e can !o i% ,i%h %he alpha+e%. 4a"+e !i''e#en% colo#s 'o# each one o' %he s"lla+les. 4os% impo#%an%l", loo) !o,n %hem an! see %hem as s%#ai$h%, su+%le, clea#, hollo, an! so'% so "ou $e% 0uali%" an! open up %he cha)#a %he#e. /hen "ou come !o,n an! pop ou% %he '#on% o' "ou# 'o#ehea! an! "ou loo) a% %he $#ea% +o!" o' (aman%a)a all a#oun! "ou. (ou can see %he +ul$in$ e"es. (ou pop +ac) in an! $o !o,n %o %he hea#%, !o,n %o %he navel an! coun% si3%" 'ou#

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pe%als. A$ain %he" a#e all s%#ai$h%, clea#, so'%, plia+le an! #e!!ish colo#. /hen "ou $o !o,n %o, i% mi$h% +e %he pe#ennial. 2o# a man hal' ,a" +e%,een his %es%es an! his anus, 'o# a ,oman...... ,ha%eve#.. /ha% is one poin% ,he#e %he cha)#a coul! +e. Ano%he# %eache# %ol! me i% ,as ac%uall" %he pu+ic hai#. An"ho, %hen "ou come, an! +ecause i% is (aman%a)a, "ou come up an! ou% %he en! o' penis. (ou pop ou% an! "ou a#e loo)in$ up a% %he +i$ (aman%a)a, a% his ches%, !o,n a% his )nee caps an! %o %he si!es o' his +o!". (ou coul! pop +ac) in an! "ou slo,l" $o +ac) up %o each o' %he cha)#as. .n %his ,a" i% is calle! cla#i'"in$ an! cleanin$ %he cha)#a s"s%em. So %ha% is %he 'i#s% %hin$ %ha% "ou ,oul! !o in %he p#ocess o' !oin$ "ou# (aman%a)a visuali*a%ion. /hese a#e #eall" a++#evia%e! %eachin$s. /he %eachin$s in a ve#" e3%ensive ,a" on %his su+5ec% a#e in, -/he Clea# Li$h% o' Bliss-. . have i% in ou# li+#a#" i' "ou ,an%e! %o #ea! up on %he 'ull !e%ail. /his e3plains i% ve#" clea#l". . !on8% ,an% %o !o %ha%. .% is 5us% %oo much an! . ,an% %o +e p#ac%ical 'o# "ou an! is ,h" . am $oin$ %o %each "ou %his ,a". When ,e $e% %o a ce#%ain poin% %hen . am $oin$ %o sa" "ou have %o s%u!" %he +oo)s 'o# %he #es%, +u% a% %his poin%, i% ,oul! +e 5us% me %#"in$ %o sho, ma"+e ho, in%elli$en% . am. . )no, lo%s o' s%u''. . !on8% ,an% %o !o %ha%. . !on8% )no, i' . coul! !o i% %ha% ,ell an",a" +ecause . onl" s%u!ie! %o a ce#%ain poin% an! . #eali*e! %ha% i' . s%u!ie! %he #es%, i% is onl" $oo! in%ellec%ual )no,le!$e. Ce#%ainl" %ha% helps "ou app#ecia%e %he pa%h, +u% in ac%ual p#ac%ice, "ou shoul! have a $ene#al concep% onl" o' ,ha% "ou a#e shoo%in$ 'o#. /he #eal mea% o' i% is #i$h% no,, ,ha% is happenin$. So %he #eal mea% o' i% #i$h% no, is ,o#)in$ ,i%h "ou# cha)#as. /he ne3% phase is $o %o %he navel cha)#a an! a$ain, "ou visuali*e "ou#sel' as +ein$ a li%%le (aman%a)a a% %he level o' "ou# cha)#a. Bu% %his %ime "ou a#e union ,i%h %he conso#%, Va5#a Ve%ali. 2o# ,omen ,ho !on8% pa#%icula#l" li)e +ein$ %he male si!e o' %he !ei%", s,i%ch ove# %o +ein$ Va5#a Ve%ali $#aspin$ on%o (aman%a)a. .' "ou ,an%. /he#e is no !i''e#ence. .% is 5us% %ha% "ou a#e %an%#ic !ei%" an! s%ill have all o' %he 0uali%ies ,he%he# "ou a#e on ei%he# si!e o' %he 'ence. So i' i% ma)es "ou com'o#%a+le 'o# "ou# o,n se3uali%", "ou can !o i%, ,ha%eve#. .% !oesn8% ma%%e#. Bein$ (aman%a)a o# Va5#a Ve%ali. She has e3ac%l" %he same ene#$" as (aman%a)a. So "ou can have %he same in%ensi%" o' 'eelin$ +ein$ ei%he#. /he level o' %he navel cha)#a an! i% is sai! %o +e %,o places. . !i!n8% ac%uall" !esc#i+e ,he#e i% is. /he o%he# ones a#e 'ai#l" o+vious. (ou can have i% ei%he# a% %he level o' %he +ell" +u%%on, o# "ou can $o 'ou# 'in$e#s +elo,. .% is a% ei%he# o' %hose poin%s "ou ,ill 'in! i%. /he#e is one place ,hich seems mo#e sensi%ive %han o%he# places in %ha% a#ea o' %he +o!". (ou 'in! i% an! sa", 8"eah8, %ha% place $ene#a%es ene#$" 'o# me. /he#e is some 'eelin$. (ou# cha)#as a#e essen%iall" a sou#ce 'o# ,he#e 'eelin$ comes '#om. .' "ou ,an% %o )no, ,he#e %he cha)#a is, 5us% allo, "ou#sel' %o #ela3 an! 'eel %he po,e# o' "ou# +o!". When one pa#% 'eels, li)e ,hen "ou si% %he#e an! %hin) . 'eel nice no,, %ha% is ,he#e %he cha)#a is. (ou un!e#s%an!. /he#e is no% %his ma$ical spo%, li)e i% is a li%%le s,i%ch %ha% "ou 'lic) on o# o'' o# some%hin$, i% is 5us% a 'eelin$ %one. Because ,e a#e livin$ en%i%ies. /ha% is ho, "ou $e% in %ouch ,i%h %ha%. So "ou $o %o %he navel cha)#a. (ou a#e a li%%le #e! (aman%a)a ,i%h a #e! conso#% an! s%an!in$ on a li%%le #e! sun !is). (ou concen%#a%e on %ha% 'o# a lon$ %ime. Jus% . in m" navel cha)#a in %he cen%e# o' i%. . $ave "ou %he analo$" o' +ein$ insi!e o' a hu$e +uil!in$ an! slo,l" $oin$ !o,n insi!e %he +uil!in$. .' ,e ,e#e insi!e (aman%a)a8s +ell", "ou ,oul! ima$ine %ha% as %he +ul$in$ pa#% o' his uppe# %umm". &p %he#e is %he cha)#a ,he#e on %he '#on% o' his ches% a#e %he ,heels o' +one %ha% a#e a% %he '#on% an! a% %he +ac) o' his +o!". /hen !o,n %he#e is %he +i$ penis s%ic)in$ up. /he#e his %,o hollo, le$s ,hich . can see !o,n. .% is all clea# li$h% in %he#e, all li$h% ene#$". (ou a#e insi!e %his cen%#al channel an! visuali*in$ i% in a +i$ ,a". .nsi!e o' "ou# o,n +o!". (ou can !o i%. Wha% i% is, is "ou a#e pu%%in$ mo#e 'ocus %o %ha% poin%. So !on8% $e% '#us%#a%e! %ha% "ou a#e no% !oin$ i%. .% means %ha% "ou #ela3 an! sa" -. am in m" navel no,-, pu%%in$ mo#e an! mo#e ene#$" %o "ou# navel, le%%in$ "ou# min! +e %he#e ,hich pu%s mo#e concen%#a%ion %o %ha% poin%. /ha% is %he #eason, %o pu% mo#e concen%#a%ion ene#$" %he#e. So "ou a#e insi!e %he navel, an! +ein$ %he#e, a'%e# a,hile, a #e! li$h% s%a#%s %o $lo, '#om %he union o' %he male an! 'emale conso#%8s se3 o#$ans. /he #e! li$h% comes an! s%a#%s %o 'ill %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a. /hen have i% $o ou% %h#ou$h all %he po#es o' (aman%a)a8s +o!" an! %h#ou$h %he unive#se, 'illin$ %he ,hole unive#se ,i%h #e! li$h%. 1ave i% !issolve eve#"%hin$ ou% %he#e an! an! s%a#% pullin$ i% all in. So eve#"%hin$ !isappea#s '#om all %he ,o#l! a#oun!, an! comes 'inall" +ac) %o %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a. /ha% !issolves an! comes !o,n %o %he li%%le (aman%a)a. /he li%%le (aman%a)a !issolves an! %hen "ou can ac%uall" $o in%o %ha% in %he cen%e# o' %he (aman%a)a is a 1&4. /he 1&4 a+so#+s up %o %he c#o,n o' %he 1&4,

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%he 1&4 %o %he moon, %he moon %o %he !o%, %he !o% %o %he s0ui$$le, %he s0ui$$le %o %he voi!ness. (ou have %he ei$h% visions. .% means "ou have %he mi#a$e li)e, %he smo)e li)e, %he spa#)s li)e, %he li%%le 'lame, %he ,hi%e, %he #e!, %he +lac)ness an! %he clea# li$h%. /hose ei$h% visions appea#. 2#om %ha% s%a%e %hen a$ain, '#om %he clea# li$h% have %he 1&4 $#o,. /he 1&4 $#o,s in%o a li%%le (aman%a)a ,i%h conso#%, an! i% comes +ac) %o +ein$ %he#e insi!e o' %he +i$ (aman%a)a. A$ain "ou !o i%. A$ain "ou sp#ea! ou% li$h% #a"s. /ha% is calle! %he p#ac%ice o' %he !issolu%ions. (ou ,an% %o lea#n ho, %o !issolve eve#"%hin$ a% %he level o' %he navel in%o no%hin$ness an! %hen +#in$ i% all +ac) ou%. (ou !o %ha% %ime an! %ime a$ain. .% is e3e#cisin$. (ou a#e %#"in$ %o ac%uall" !#a, %he ene#$ies o' "ou# +o!" in%o %he cen%#al channel. (ou a#e ac%uall" %#"in$ %o open up "ou# cha)#as. /ha% is ,h" i% %a)es a lon$ %ime %o !o i%. (ou ,an% %o !o i% ,o#)in$ 'i#s% havin$ ma!e "ou# cha)#as supple an! ma)in$ %hem plia+le. (ou !o no% ,an% %o !o i% ,i%h a +#i%%le se% o' cha)#as. Ac%uall", %his is m" pe#sonal commen%a#" on i%, . %hin) %ha% emo%ional !is#up%ion an! such is +asicall" )in)s in "ou# cha)#as. Because %he mo#e "ou me!i%a%e on "ou# cha)#as, %he mo#e have %o !eal ,i%h %he emo%ions ,hich come '#om %hose a#eas o' "ou# +o!". (ou ,o#) ,i%h %he lo,e# cha)#as "ou have se3uali%" %o !eal ,i%h. (ou ,o#) ,i%h "ou# hea#% cha)#a an! "ou have love an! 'eelin$s li)e %ha% %o !eal ,i%h. (ou ,o#) ,i%h "ou# hea! cha)#a, ma"+e in%ellec%, . can8% sa" %ha%, +u% ce#%ainl" %he emo%ions %ha% #ela%e %o %he sec%ions o' "ou# +o!", %he mo#e open %ha% cha)#a, %he mo#e "ou have %o +e a+le %o accep% %he emo%ions %ha% $o ,i%h %hem. .% is nice %o %hin) %ha% enli$h%enmen% is clim+in$ in%o %his +i$ ,a#m 'u**" sleepin$ +a$ %o%all" insula%e! '#om eve#"%hin$, +u% enli$h%enmen% is %he opposi%e %o %ha%. ;nli$h%enmen% is +ecomin$ ve#" alive an! ve#" conscious o' "ou# ene#$ies an! such. So in one ,a" i% is %o%al hell. .' "ou ,an% %o +e a ve#" seclusive li%%le pe#son, "ou a#e $oin$ %o have %o $o %h#ou$h hell, "ou ,on8% !o i%. Because i% is hell. Bu% "ou have %o #emem+e# %ha% as %he cha)#as open an! "ou $e% ou% o' "ou# shell o' close! min!e!ness an! +ein$ an insecu#e li%%le pe#son, %he#e is un+elieva+le happiness an! 5o". All o' %he #eall" hi$h emo%ions a#e %he#e. So i% is no% %ha% "ou a+an!on an"%hin$, %ha% "ou $ive up +ein$, .... /he#e is a %e##i'ic evolu%ion in openin$ "ou# cha)#as. (ou +ecome a #eal pe#son compa#e! %o +ein$ a pe#son ,i%h all %hese li%%le $ames %ha% "ou pla". .ns%ea! o' ac%in$ compassion "ou #eall" 'eel compassion. (ou li%e#all" c#" i' someone %ells "ou a sa! s%o#" +ecause "ou a#e move! in "ou# emo%ions. Because "ou# cha)#as a#e open. 7a%he# %han 'ei$nin$ . am so##" %ha% "ou a#e so sic), an! #eall" "ou coul!n8% $ive a !amn, %ha% is +ecause in "ou# emo%ions, "ou a#e no% %he#e9 /ha% is ,he#e . sa" in "ou# p#ocess o' ,o#)in$ ,i%h %he comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices, i% is impo#%an% %o have %he 'un!amen%als o' "ou# p#ac%ice !o,n in %he +e$innin$, li)e +o!hici%%a. /he concep% %ha% -. am suppose! %o +e ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s- se%s "ou up so ,hen "ou !o s%a#% ,o#)in$ on "ou# cha)#as, "ou !o i% %he #i$h% ,a". (ou !o no% +u$$e# up "ou# p#ac%ice +" havin$ 'unn" emo%ions an! '#ea)in$ ou% an! +ecomin$ some ,ei#!o, "ou un!e#s%an! %ha% . am ,o#)in$ 'o# %he +ene'i% o' sen%ien% +ein$s. . shoul! al,a"s %#" %o )eep i% %ha% ,a". /hen ,hen "ou# cha)#as s%a#% openin$, ma"+e "ou $o %h#ou$h a li%%le +i% o' emo%ional %u#+ulence as %he" un,in! an! "ou +ecome a mo#e sensi%ive pe#son, +u% "ou have %he un!e#s%an!in$ %ha% m" li'e is no, +o!hici%%a. . ,o#) 'o# %he +ene'i% o' people. . %#" %o +e )in! %o %hem. . %#" %o help %hem +ecome enli$h%ene!. /he#e is a ve#" $oo! insu#ance polic" on "ou# p#ac%ice. A ve#" $oo! ,a" o' un!e#s%an!in$ ho, "ou# p#ac%ice ,o#)s 'o# "ou. (ou a#e lea#nin$ ho, in %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ices, "ou a#e ma)in$ all "ou# cha)#as mo#e supple an! such %o 'inall" lea#n ho, %o !#a, %he ene#$ies in%o %he cen%#al channel. When "ou# ene#$ies 'inall" !o !#a, in%o %he cen%#al channel, "ou ,ill $e% %he ei$h% #eal visions, %he mi#a$e li)e vision, %he smo)e li)e vision, %he 'i#e spa#)s vision, %he li$h% a% %he en! o' %he %unnel vision, an! %hen "ou ,ill $e% %he ,hi%e, #e!, +lac) an! clea# li$h% vision. Bu% "ou ,on8% $e% %he hi$he# visions #eall", onl" $e% a 'acsimile o' %hem +ecause "ou have no% #eall" $o% in%o %he #eal %hin$. Bu% $oin$ %h#ou$h %hem, an! %ime an! a$ain %ouchin$ +ase ,i%h %hem se%s "ou up %o un!e#s%an! %hem ,hen "ou !o $e% %o %ha% poin% ,hen "ou !o $e% %hem. So %his is %he 'i#s% phase. .% is a p#epa#a%ion 'o# $e%%in$ "ou# cha)#as $oin$ an! ac%uall" !oin$ some%hin$. =o, %he p#ac%ice s%a#%s ,i%h %he 'i#s% o' %he %an%#ic %echni0ues ,hich is havin$ !one all o' %his, "ou a#e no, $oin$ %o ,o#) ,i%h

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ps"chic hea%. (ou have ma!e "ou# cha)#as 'ai#l" plia+le, havin$ !one %ha% "ou have !one %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ice so "ou a#e 'ai#l" 'amilia# ,i%h %he ei$h% si$ns o' %he !issolu%ion. 1avin$ all %ha% se% up in place 'ai#l" ,ell, %hen "ou $o %o %he cen%#al channel an! visuali*e a #e! ma#). .% is sai! %o +e li)e i' "ou %oo) a #e! 'el% pen, an! ma!e a ma#). /he 'i#s% pa#% o' %he ma#) is 0ui%e %hic) an! %hen %ape#s %o %hin. .% is calle! a s%#i)e. Visuali*e some%hin$ li)e %ha%. /he main pa#% o' %he s%#i)e is 5us% a+ove %he navel cha)#a, $oes %h#ou$h %he navel cha)#a #i$h% !o,n insi!e %he cen%#al channel. (ou visuali*e %ha%. =o, "ou !o ,ha% is %e#me! vase +#ea%hin$ an! involves c#ea%in$ a vase ,i%h %he uppe# #unnin$ ene#$" an! %he lo,e# ene#$" ,i%h "ou# +#ea%hin$. As "ou inhale, "ou con%#ac% "ou# anal an! sphinc%e# muscles an! pullin$ %hem up, pulls %he !o,n,a#! voi!in$ ene#$" up. /he#e is a pe#oneal muscle +e%,een "ou# anus an! "ou# '#on% se3. (ou $e% lo%s o' sensa%ion %he#e, "ou $e% lo%s o' +liss, an! %ha% is %he lo,e# ene#$" one. (ou lea#n ho, %o pull i% up %o,a#!s %he navel an! %ha% is %he lo,e# pa#% o' %he vase. As 'o# %he uppe# pa#%, %he" sa" ac%uall" "ou 5us% s,allo, some saliva, an! as "ou inhale "ou 'eel %ha% %he uppe# ene#$" comes !o,n an! so#% o' pushes !o,n. (ou shoul! $e% a li%%le +i% o' a po% +ell" s%ove s%omach. A +ul$in$ s%omach. 2eel %ha% %#appe! in %he vase is %he #e! s%#i)e +ein$ %#appe! insi!e o' %he lo,e# ene#$" pullin$ !o,n an! %he uppe# ene#$" pullin$ up. .n !oin$ %ha%, 'eel %ha% as i' someone s%a#%e! %o +lo, i% on a coal ,i%h a +ello,s. .% is li)e %ha%. As i' %he uppe# an! lo,e# ene#$ies ,e#e ac%uall" +lo,in$ on %his coal ,hich is s%uc) in %he cen%e#. .' "ou ,an%, %his s%#i)e can +e %#ian$ula# ,i%h i%8s poin% %o %he '#on% an! %he 'la% si!e %o %he +ac). .% is small an! in %he cen%#al pa#% o' "ou# +ac) an! no% %oo close %o %he spine. .% has a li%%le +i% o' a s0ui$$le an! a 'lame on %he %op. =o, i% s%a#%s %o $lo, #e!. As "ou inhale an! $e% %he 'ull +#ea%h "ou p#ess !o,n an! suc) up. Do %ha% visuali*e so %his s%a#%s %o $lo,. As i% $lo,s, 'eel i% $e%s ,a#m. @' cou#se "ou can8% hol! "ou# +#ea%h 'o# ve#" lon$ so "ou le% $o. Bu% "ou +#ea%h a$ain an! a$ain. Don8% +e %oo conce#ne! a+ou% %he +#ea%hin$. (ou have !one "ou# nine mi3in$s o' +#ea%hin$ so i% is %he mo#e impo#%an% poin% %o pu% "ou# concen%#a%ion on %he !ash. Bu% i' "ou can, lea#n ho, %o inhale an! hol! "ou# +#ea%h 'o# a li%%le ,hile. .% is +ene'icial an! helps. So "ou con%#ac%, push !o,n an! pull up. 2eel %ha% %he !ash $e%s ho%%e# an! ho%%e#. As i% $e%s ho%%e#, i% $e%s a 'lame. Slo,l" have %his 'lame %#ic)le up %he cen%e#. .% $e%s lon$ an! s)inn" an! i% 'lames up, %h#ou$h, i% is insi!e %he cen%#al channel an! comes up %o %he c#o,n o' %he hea!. /he#e a#e a couple o' s"lla+les %o visuali*e. .n %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! ei$h% 'in$e#s +ac) '#om %he +#o,, have a ve#" ,e% s"lla+le 1A4. .n %he %h#oa% have a s"lla+le @4, an! a% %he hea#% a s"lla+le 1&4. So "ou have 1A4 @4 an! 1&4. .n %he navel "ou can have %he s"lla+le A1 +u% i% is no% necessa#" an! "ou can have 5us% %he slash. So %he 'lame slo,l" $oes up %ouches %he hea#%, $oes %h#ou$h %he %h#oa% an! %hen %ic)les %he 1A4 a% %he %op an! ma)es i% ho%. As i% ma)es i% ho%, have li%%le s,ea% !#ops 'o#m on i%. Slo,l" %hose s,ea% !#ops s%a#% %o !#i++le !o,n insi!e %he cen%#al channel. A% %his poin% %hen "ou !o %he visuali*a%ion ,hich "ou !i! ,hen "ou %oo) %he %an%#ic ini%ia%ion. 2#om %he c#o,n o' %he hea! is 5o". 2#om %he %h#oa% %o %he hea#% is sup#eme 5o". 2#om %he hea#% %o %he navel is special 5o". 2#om %he navel %o %he %ip o' %he o#$an is spon%aneous 5o". /ha% is %he a##isal o' %he 'ou# 5o"s. Also "ou shoul! %hin) %his is %he $#ea% voi!ness, %he inc#e!i+le voi!ness, %he all encompassin$ voi!ness. .n %ha% ,a" 'ocus on %he a##isal o' %he +liss an! %he voi!ness !one ,i%h %he hea%. 1avin$ !one %ha% 'o# a,hile, visuali*e #emainin$ in %he concen%#a%ion o' %he +liss, %hen have %he +liss slo,l" $o +ac) insi!e %he (aman%a)a +o!" an! come %o %he navel an! %he#e is +liss. Come %o %he hea#% an! %he#e is sup#eme +liss, %o %he %h#oa% an! %he#e is special +liss, an! come %o %he c#o,n o' %he hea! an! i% is spon%aneous +liss. .% sa"s a'%e# havin$ !one %he 'i#s% c"cle o' !#oppin$ %he ,hi%e +o!hici%%a, %ha% ,hen i% $oes +ac) up "ou $e% a hei$h%ene! level o' +liss. A hi$he# +liss. So "ou have ei$h% +lisses. When i% $e%s %o %he %h#oa% cha)#a "ou shoul! have $#ea% +liss an! voi!ness. Sup#eme +liss an! voi!ness, $oin$ +ac) up an! so on. /hus "ou s%a#% %o ,o#) ,i%h %he cha)#as. /ha% is %he p#ocess o' $ene#a%in$ %he 'ou# +lisses an! ,o#)in$ ,i%h ps"chic hea%. When "ou ,o#) ,i%h i% ,ell, an! ,hen %he ps"chic hea% s%a#%s %o ,o#), %ha% means "ou a#e openin$ "ou# cha)#a a% %he navel level. .% shoul! +e %ha% 5us% ,a#m%h s%a#%s %o come. 7e$a#!in$ %his, Lama (eshe sai! %he hea% %ha% is $ene#a%e! in %he +o!" '#om in%e#cou#se is %he i$ni%in$ o' %he ps"chic hea% +u% i% is e3ci%e! '#om o%he# #easons. Lama (eshe $ave a 'e, o%he# %eachin$s. .' ,hen "ou

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si% an! !o "ou# me!i%a%ion, an! "ou !on8% $e% much e3pe#ience, "ou shoul! visuali*e "ou#sel' +ein$ in se3ual union. .n visuali*in$ "ou#sel' in se3ual union, allo, %ha% sensa%ion %o ,o#) a% $ene#a%in$ hea% insi!e "ou# +o!". /hen allo, %he 'lame %ic)le %o up %o %he c#o,n o' "ou# hea! an! mel% %he 1A4 an! have %he 'lui! $o !o,n. =o, %he#e is a 'e, %eachin$s on %ha% ,hich a#e help'ul %o $ene#a%e i%. /his is '#om %he +oo) . ha! in %he /i+e%an. .% $ives %he 'ou# o# 'ive sessions on ho, %o $ene#a%e o# %o ma)e %he hea% +liss a#ise. /he 'i#s% sa"s "ou shoul! visuali*e in %he conso#%8s se3 o#$an a% %he en! o' %he penis, a +lue smo)e li)e chinese incense. =o, . %hin) 'o# "ou as ,omen, %ha% "ou can s,i%ch i% a#oun! an! so "ou sa" insi!e %he male, +u% 5us% ,o#) ,i%h "ou#sel' ho,eve# "ou 'eel com'o#%a+le. /his smo)e comes an! en%e#s in%o %he en! o' one se3 o#$an. .% comes !o,n %he ne#ve %o %he level o' %he navel an! s%#i)es %he #e! slash a% %he navel. .n %his ,a" some 'i#e +e$ins %o +e $ene#a%e!. /he 'i#e shoul! have %he 0uali%" o' +ein$ +#i$h%, ho%, an! mois%, calle! ,e% ,a#m%h. So %ha% %hen $ene#a%es a% %he navel. /hen have %ha% move up %o %he c#o,n, %ouch %he c#o,n an! %hen !#i++le !o,n. .% sa"s %ha% %he 1A4 a% %he c#o,n ,hen %ic)le! +" 'lame, shoul! have mil) 'o#m on i% li)e mil) on a co,8s %ea%. /his is ve#" e3p#essive /i+e%an99 4a"+e i% is '#om .n!ia. /he ,hi%e ene#$" in %ha% ,a" 'alls. =o, ,i%h %he ene#$" 'allin$, as %he +liss a#ises '#om %he c#o,n %o %he %h#oa%, '#om %he %h#oa% %o hea#%, %he hea#% %o navel, navel %o %he %ip o' se3, "ou# min! shoul! $e% mo#e s%a+ili%" an! mo#e cla#i%" %o i%. So %ha% means "ou !on8% si% %he#e an! !,ell on %he 'ac% %ha% "ou a#e copula%in$ ,i%h someone. (ou have %o allo, 5us% %o %hin) . am in union ,i%h someone an! i% 'eels so#% o' li)e %his, i% is in%e#es%in$ %ha% ene#$". /hen slo,l" "ou !#a, i% up %o %he navel an! "ou allo, "ou#sel' %o 'ocus on %ha% %hen. (ou $ene#a%e hea% %ha% ,a". .' %ha% !oesn8% ,o#) 'o# "ou, %hen a$ain "ou visuali*e "ou a#e in union, !#a, %he ene#$" slo,l" !o,n %he sha'% o' "ou# cen%#al channel up %o %he navel. /hen i% $ene#a%es %he 'i#e. /his %ime %he 'i#e, have i% li)e i% +ecomes li)e ho% ,hi%e me%al. /hen a$ain %ha% %ic)le comes up an! i% hi%s %he 1A4. As i% s%a#%s %o mel% i%, 'eel %ha% %he mil) s%a#%s %o !#i++le o'' o' i%. 1ave i% $o as i' "ou eve# ha! a plas%ic mo!el an! "ou li$h% i% an! %he ho% +u#nin$ plas%ic 'alls< Li)e %his as i% 'o#ms a 'lui!, have i% !#op li)e %ha%. As i% !#i++les !o,n have i% $o !o,n 'as%, an! i% hi%s %he 1A4 an! ma)es i% ho%%e#. /hen %he hea% s%a#%s %o ma)e mo#e !#i++le he#e. So have i% comin$ mo#e an! mo#e !o,n insi!e %he cen%#al channel an! $ene#a%in$ +liss %oo9 When "ou 'eel %he +liss is comin$ 'ai#l" s%#on$, %hen "ou slo,l" allo, i% %o !#i++le !o,n %o %he %h#oa%, +liss, %o %he hea#%, sup#eme +liss an! so on. /ha% is ho, "ou s%a#% %o ,o#) ,i%h "ou# cha)#as. S%a#% $e%%in$ %he $ene#a%ion o' %he 'ou# +lisses in !escen!in$ o#!e# an! 'ou# +lisses in ascen!in$ o#!e#. Wi%h %his "ou s%a#% %o $e% a hi$he# level o' p#ac%ice. When "ou s%a#% $e%%in$ %he ps"chic hea% ac%uall" happenin$, "ou ,an% %o s%a#% p#ac%icin$ ,ha% is calle! %he nine mi3in$s. /he mi3in$s o' ,a)in$, %he mi3in$s o' sleep, an! %he mi3in$s o' !ea%h. /he mi3in$s o' ,a)in$. When "ou $ene#a%e %he ps"chic hea% an! $e% %he +lisses 'allin$ an! 0ui%e a +liss'ul s%a%e o' min!, "ou shoul! move in %he cen%#al channel !o,n %o %he level o' %he navel an! !o %he !issolu%ion. 1ave %he +o!" o' (aman%a)a a+so#+s ,i%h %he mi#a$e li)e vision. @# "ou can s%ill have a% %his poin% %he slash an! %he %ic)le o' 'lame a+ove i%. S%ic) a li%%le c#escen% moon un!e#nea%h %he 'lame i' "ou ,an% %o. /he +o!" $oes in%o %he slash an! he#e is %he mi#a$e li)e vision. /hen %he slash $oes up %o %he %op o' %he slash an! %he#e comes %he smo)e vision. /he li$h% '#om %he %op o' %he %#ian$le %o %he moon causes %he spa#)s vision, %he moon %o %he !o% is %he small li$h%, %he !o% %o %he s0ui$$le is %he #e! an! ,hi%e, %he %op o' %he s0ui$$le is %he +lac) i%sel', an! %hen %he#e is %he clea# li$h%. So %he#e a#e "ou# ei$h% visions. .' "ou have s%a#%e! %o $ene#a%e ps"chic hea% "ou ,ill ac%uall" $e% %he ,in!s %o s%a#% %o pull in%o %he cen%#al channel an! "ou $e% %he #eal visions. (ou #eall" ,ill $e% mi#a$e, smo)e li)e, 'i#e spa#) li)e, %hen %he !o% o' li$h% ene#$", ,hi%e vision, #e! vision, +lac) vision, an! clea# li$h%. A% %his poin% %hen, "ou a#e !oin$ ,ha% is %e#me! %he 'i#s% mi3in$ o' %he ,a)e s%a%e clea# li$h% o# Dha#ma)a"a. 1avin$ #emaine! in %ha% concen%#a%ion 'o# some %ime, %hen "ou sa" -. shoul! %a)e on a +o!"- an! ,i%h %ha% %hen "ou mani'es% %he illuso#" +o!" o' a ,hi%e (aman%a)a. /hin) o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ ou% o' "ou# +o!". /he#e is no mo#e +o!"

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so "ou appea# in space as (aman%a)a. (ou a#e a ,hi%e +o!" +ecause a% %his poin% "ou a#e a pu#e mani'es%a%ion o' illuso#" +o!", consi!e#e! %o +e ,hi%e. So appea# as (aman%a)a an! visuali*e "ou#sel' 'l"in$ a#oun! !oin$ va#ious ac%ivi%ies. When "ou $e% %i#e! o# !eci!e %ha% +ecause o' $#ea% compassion "ou a#e $oin$ %o #e%u#n an! help o%he# sen%ien% +ein$s a#oun! "ou, %hen "ou $o +ac) in%o "ou# ol! +o!". .n %ha% ,a" "ou have !one %he mi3in$ o' Sam+ho$a)a"a. Wi%h comin$ in%o "ou# ol! +o!" "ou have %he mi3in$ o' %he =i#mana)a"a. /hose a#e calle! %he %h#ee mi3in$s o' %he ,a)in$ s%a%e !one a'%e# "ou have $ene#a%e! +liss '#om %he !escen!in$ an! ascen!in$ 'ou# +lisses an! %hen !one %he !issolu%ion. /he %h#ee mi3in$s o' sleepin$. Du#in$ %he ni$h% ,hen "ou lie !o,n %o $o %o sleep, !o %he !issolu%ion a% %he navel level. /hen $ene#a%e %he ps"chic hea% an! ,i%h %he ps"chic hea% "ou have %he 'ou# !escen!in$ +lisses an! %he 'ou# ascen!in$ +lisses. /hen a+so#+ eve#"%hin$ ,i%h %he !issolu%ion up %o %he clea# li$h%. S%a" in %ha% a+so#p%ion. /his is %he 'i#s% mi3in$ o' Dha#ma)a"a an! sleep. (ou shoul! $o %o sleep a% %ha% poin%. When "ou a#ise in "ou# !#eams %hen "ou have %he Sam+ho$a)a"a. .% is calle! %he mi3in$s o' Sam+ho$a)a"a an! sleep. When "ou a#e in "ou# !#eams "ou a#e in "ou# as%#al +o!" an! can c#ea%e %he va#ious visions %ha% "ou ,an% %o !o. (ou c#ea%e "ou#sel' in %he aspec% o' a ,hi%e (aman%a)a an! !o ac%ivi%ies in "ou# !#eam +o!". 2o# a,a)enin$ in %he mo#nin$, "ou loo) +ac) a% "ou# ol! 'o#m ,hich is (aman%a)a l"in$ on %he +e! an! "ou sa" -A 1A9 Le%8s help sen%ien% +ein$s9- As "ou come +ac) in%o "ou# +o!" "ou have +i#%h, "ou have %he mi3in$ o' %he =i#mana)a"a o' sleep ,he#e "ou come+ac) in%o "ou# +o!". B" !oin$ %hose, "ou have %he %h#ee mi3in$s a% sleep %ime. /he %h#ee mi3in$s !u#in$ !ea%h. A% %he %ime o' !ea%h ,hen "ou s%a#% %o !ie, "ou $o in%o "ou# me!i%a%ion o' ps"chic hea%. /hen ,i%h %he ps"chic hea% "ou $ene#a%e %he 'ou# !escen!in$ an! 'ou# ascen!in$ +lisses. Wi%h %ha% "ou ,ill !o %he !issolu%ion an! ,i%h %his "ou ,ill have %he a##isal o' %he clea# li$h%. So "ou ,ill have Dha#ma)a"a. /hen "ou ,ill a#ise in %he ,hi%e +o!" o' Sam+ho$a)a"a, an! 'inall" "ou ,ill %a)e a #e+i#%h, "ou# =i#mana)a"a. So %he#e "ou have %he mi3in$s o' !ea%h. .n %ha% ,a" "ou# ,hole p#ac%ice has +een ,o#)in$ %o,a#! #eali%" as pa#% o' ,ha% is $oin$ %o +e happenin$ ,i%h "ou. As "ou $o %o sleep eve#" ni$h%, "ou ma)e "ou# sleep %ime use'ul. 2inall" ,hen i% comes %ime %o !ie "ou ,ill imme!ia%el" %o $o in%o i% an! s%a#% p#ac%icin$. .% pu%s i% all %o$e%he#. .% pu%s all o' "ou# p#ac%ice in%o some%hin$ ,hich can +e use'ul a% all %imes !u#in$ %he li'e%ime p#ocess. =o, 5us% %o comple%e %he %eachin$s a li%%le, a% %his poin% also "ou can !o some%hin$ calle! va5#a +#ea%hin$. Va5#a +#ea%hin$ helps "ou mi3 %he min! an! "ou# +#ea%h %o$e%he#. (ou ,an% "ou# min! an! +#ea%h in s"nch#onici%" +ecause ,hen "ou !o %he !issolu%ions, "ou a#e ac%uall" %#"in$ %o pu% "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h %o$e%he#. (ou a#e %#"in$ %o !#a, all %he ene#$ies in%o %he cen%#al channel. When "ou !o %ha% "ou ,ill $e% %he ei$h% visions. So "ou %#" %o ma)e "ou# min! an! "ou# +#ea%h mo#e in ha#mon" ,i%h each o%he#. /o !o va5#a +#ea%hin$, a$ain visuali*e "ou#sel' as (aman%a)a. A% "ou# hea#% is a small s"lla+le ,hich is a small see! ,hich is ,hi%e on %he %op, #e! on %he +o%%om, an! on %he insi!e have %he s"lla+le 1&4. @# "ou can have %he s"lla+le A1 a% %his poin%, i% is ma"+e mo#e app#op#ia%e. So visuali*e inhalin$ ve#" slo,l" %he s"lla+le @4. (ou shoul! 'eel %ha% %he ve#" +#ea%h "ou inhale an! %he soun! @4 a#e one. As "ou 'inish "ou# inhala%ion, 'eel %ha% %he#e is an en! %o %he +#ea%h. .% slo,l" comes !o,n an! a+so#+s in%o %he A1 insi!e %he li%%le #e! an! ,hi%e shell a% "ou# hea#%. When i% a##ives %he#e, %hen "ou shoul! have %ha% %he +#ea%h @4 %u#ns in%o A1. As "ou hol! "ou# +#ea%h, i% a+i!es in "ou# hea#% as an e3%en!e! A1. When "ou e3hale i% e3hales as 1&4. So "ou $o @4 A1 1&4. /ha% is %he %h#ee s"lla+les. .% is no% sai! ou% lou!, #a%he# i% is all visuali*e!. .' "ou !o i% ,ell, "ou can !o a !issolu%ionmen% ,hen "ou a#e hol!in$ A1. 2o# e3ample ,hen "ou $e% in%o A1, !issolve eve#"%hin$. 1ave %he ei$h% visions a#ise li)e %ha% i' "ou ,an% %o. /he main poin% o' !oin$ %his is %o help "ou %#ain, i% is calle! %#ainin$ %he ,in!s. Va5#a +#ea%hin$ is 'o# %ha% #eason. .% is %o help %#ain "ou# ,in! an! "ou# min! %o +e mo#e %o$e%he#. So %he#e is ano%he# li%%le p#ac%ice %o +e !one. /he poin% is, i' "ou +ecome a $oo! p#ac%i%ione# an! !o %hese li%%le e3e#cises, 'inall" "ou ,ill en! up a% %he poin% ,he#e "ou have ac%uall" opene! "ou# cen%#al channel, "ou have $o% ps"chic hea%, an! eve#"%hin$. Bu% %he %hin$ is, ou#

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e3is%ence in %he ph"sical +o!" is ve#" in%ensive. .% is ve#" ha#! %o !issolve all 'ive ma5o# ,in!s in%o %he cen%#al channel. (ou can ac%uall" !issolve %he lo,e# an! %he uppe# ,in! 'ai#l" eas". A 'e, o' %he o%he# ones. (ou can so#% o' li)e suc) o# pull %hem in %he#e a +i%. Bu% %he 'inal one %ha% "ou canno% pull in is %he all>pe#va!in$ ,in!, %he one %ha% is all ove# %he +o!". .% is ve#" ve#" ha#! %o pull in%o %he cen%#al channel. .n 'ac% i% is impossi+le. (ou onl" !o %ha% %,o %imes. 2o# a p#ac%i%ione#, "ou !e'ini%el" !o i% ,hen "ou !ie +ecause !ea%h pulls all %he ene#$" in%o %he cen%#al channel an! is ,ha% le%s "ou leave "ou# +o!". /he o%he# %ime %ha% i% can happen is 'o# a %an%#ic p#ac%i%ione#, !u#in$ %he li'e%ime. .% happens +" #el"in$ on an ac%ual ph"sical conso#%. So i' an"one o' us eve# $o% ou# ac% #eall" %o$e%he# an! +ecame a #eall" $oo! me!i%a%o#, %hen ,e ,oul! have %o loo) 'o# a conso#%. ?eshe Dha#$"e sai! %ha% i' "ou eve# $o% %o %ha% level, %he conso#% ,ill come an! )noc) on "ou# !oo#9 /he poin% is ,hen "ou $e% %o a #eall" hi$h level o' p#ac%ice an! can !o %he !#eam "o$a ve#" ,ell, !o all o' %hese p#ac%ices ve#" ,ell, a#e $e%%in$ ve#" $oo! ps"chic hea%, %ha% %he ei$h% visions appea# 'ai#l" ,ell an! "ou have $o% %hem !o,n pa% an! eve#"%hin$, ,hen "ou $e% %he #eall" $oo! p#ac%ice, %hen "ou ac%uall" have %o 'in! a conso#%. /he conso#% has %o +e a p#ac%i%ione# o' e0ual 0uali%". (ou canno% $e% someone o'' %he s%#ee%s. A% %ha% poin% i' "ou a#e ve#" luc)", "ou ,oul! 'in! a conso#% ,ho is also !oin$ %he p#ac%ice o' a %an%#a, an! +es% i' i% is o' %he same !ei%" an! linea$e. 1avin$ 'oun! %ha% pe#son %hen "ou ac%uall" $o in%o ph"sical union ,i%h %hem as "ou me!i%a%e. (ou +o%h $o in%o "ou# me!i%a%ion, $o in%o ph"sical union, an! %hen !o %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ice. So +o%h o' "ou have %o !o i%, . mean, se3 is comple%el" 'inishe! no,. (ou visuali*e %he %,o channels ,he#e %he" mee%, an! %hen $ene#a%e %he ps"chic hea%. Bu% +ecause "ou a#e in se3ual union "ou# all pe#vasive ,in! $e%s sha)en. .% ac%uall" !oesn8% hol! %he +o!" an" mo#e. So a% %his poin%, ,hen "ou a#e in ac%ual ph"sical se3ual union ,i%h %he conso#%, "ou can ac%uall" pull all %he ene#$ies in%o "ou# cen%#al cha)#a. (ou can #eall" !o i% %his %ime9 (ou can ac%uall" !ie. . mean, "ou ,ill s%op +#ea%hin$ an! have ei$h% #eal visions. Ac%uall" "ou can s%op +#ea%hin$ ,hen "ou s%a#% lea#nin$ ho, %o !issolve %he ene#$ies 0ui%e easil". 7emem+e# . %al)e! a+ou% %ha%, %ha% ,hen someone opens %he cen%#al channel %he" can s%op +#ea%hin$. When "ou s%a#% $e%%in$ %he si$ns o' %he !issolu%ion ,i%hou% conso#%, p#io# %o %ha%, "ou ,ill ac%uall" lea#n ho, %o s%op +#ea%hin$ 'o# 0ui%e a pe#io! o' %ime ,hich in!ica%es %ha% "ou #eall" have !#a,n some o' "ou# ,in!s in%o %he cen%#al channel. /ha% is ,h" . sa" %ha% a% %he %ime "ou $e% %o %he conso#%, "ou a#e so +las%e! 'a# in "ou# p#ac%ice, %ha% . mean %he#e is no se3uali%" in %an%#acism, %he #e$ula# ,a" an",a"9 So a% %ha% poin% "ou $o in%o union ,i%h %he conso#%. (ou +o%h s%a#% %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ice, +o%h o' "ou +o%h +asicall" s%op +#ea%hin$, an! "ou# +o!ies cease 'unc%ionin$ on an o#!ina#" level. (ou a+so#+ eve#"%hin$ in%o %he cen%#al channel. (ou ,ill $e% %he #eal clea# li$h%, an! +" $e%%in$ %he #eal clea# li$h% "ou ,ill %hen $ene#a%e %he #eal Dha#ma)a"a +ecause "ou have ac%uall" mana$e! %o !#a, in all %he ene#$ies o' %he +o!". 2#om %he#e "ou can $e% %he #eal Sam+ho$a)a"a, ,hich means "ou a#e in "ou# as%#al +o!" an! "ou a#e 'ull" ou% o' "ou# +o!". /hen "ou can loo) +ac) a% "ou# ol! +o!" an! sa" 'o# %he sa)e o' sen%ien% +ein$s . $o +ac) %o m" ol! +o!". /hen "ou come %o "ou# ol! +o!" as %he =i#mana)a"a. So %hen "ou a#e enli$h%ene!9 1A 1A9 . %hin) %he#e is a +i% mo#e %ha% has %o +e involve! in i%, in %he uppe# levels o' p#ac%ice "ou have %o !o %his #epea%e!l" ,i%h a conso#% %o #eall" $e% i% $oin$. /hen once "ou $e% i% $oin$, %ha% "ou ac%uall" have +een a+le %o !#a, all %he ene#$ies in%o %he cen%#al channel, %hen "ou !on8% nee! %he conso#% an" mo#e. /hen ac%uall" "ou can !o i% on "ou# o,n in "ou# o,n concen%#a%ion me!i%a%ion. A% %ha% poin% "ou a%%ain ,ha% is calle! %he ac%ual clea# li$h%, %he ac%ual illuso#" +o!". (ou $e% %hose %,o, %he %,o p#inciple causes o' enli$h%enmen%. @' cou#se "ou a#e in =i#mana)a"a in 5us% ,ha%eve# 'o#m "ou mani'es%. Bu% "ou $e% %he ac%ual Sam+ho$a)a"a an! %he ac%ual clea# li$h% consciousness. Jus% %o e3plain 'u#%he#. Because %he ac%ual %eachin$s a#e ve#" e3%ensive, in "ou# me!i%a%ion %ime, %he %h#ee mi3in$s o' ,a)in$ s%a%e ,he#e "ou !o "ou# ps"chic hea% me!i%a%ion an! %hen a+so#+ eve#"%hin$ !o,n %o clea# li$h%, a% %ha% poin% "ou have ,ha% is calle! %he e3ample clea# li$h%. =o% %he #eal clea# li$h%. Bu% #a%he# %he e3ample o' %he #eal one. /hen ,hen "ou mani'es% as (aman%a)a i% is calle! %he impu#e illuso#" +o!". (ou ,ill have !i''e#en% levels o' a%%ainmen% on

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%ha%. .ni%iall" "ou have 5us% a visuali*e! one, li)e %hin)in$ o' "ou#sel' as +ein$ in %he as%#al +o!". As "ou $ain a hi$he# level o' a%%ainmen% "ou ac%uall" $e% an impu#e illuso#" +o!". .% is calle! impu#e +ecause "ou haven8% $o% %he #eal clea# li$h%. So "ou have $o% an as%#al +o!" a%%ainmen%. (ou can $e% ou% o' "ou# +o!" an! 'l" a#oun! ,he#e eve# "ou ,an%, +u% i% is no% %he #eal as%#al +o!" o' %he Bu!!ha, i% is an impu#e as%#al +o!" +ecause i% is s%ill +ase! on %he e3ample clea# li$h%. (ou !on8% $e% %he #eal clea# li$h% un%il "ou $e% a conso#%. So %he p#ocess is ve#" suppo#%ive an! ve#" !evelope!. .% ,o#)s ve#" ,ell as "ou p#ac%ice an! as "ou p#o$#ess. @' cou#se "ou !on8% nee! %o !eal ,i%h %he =i#mana)a"a. /he =i#mana)a"a is 5us% a mani'es%a%ion +o!". .n %he hi$he# level p#ac%ices "ou p#incipall" ,o#) a% %he clea# li$h% an! illuso#" +o!". @n %he lo,e# levels "ou ,o#) on %he e3ample clea# li$h% an! %he impu#e illuso#" +o!". When "ou 'inall" $e% %o a hi$h level ,he#e "ou can #el" on a conso#% "ou $e% %he #eal clea# li$h% an! %he pu#e as%#al o# illuso#" +o!", %hen "ou have enli$h%enmen% o' cou#se. So %ha% is %he %eachin$s on (aman%a)a. /ha% 'inishes %he se%s o' !iscou#ses ,e have ha!. /he +asis o' %he comple%ion s%a$es is on %he 'oun!a%ion o' %he $ene#a%ion s%a$e p#ac%ice. /he $ene#a%ion s%a$e p#ac%ice is +e%%e# 'o# "ou i' "ou can !evelop ,ha% is %e#me! %he coa#se level o' $ene#a%ion s%a$e ,hich is +ein$ a+le %o hol! "ou#sel' ,i%h %he visuali*a%ion o' sel' as !ei%" in %he man!ala. .' "ou can also !o %he su+%le level o' visuali*a%ion +" !evelopin$ %he va5#as +ac) an! 'o#%h, i% is +ene'icial +ecause "ou a#e !evelopin$ s%#on$e# an! mo#e po,e#'ul concen%#a%ion. &sin$ %ha% as %he +asis "ou %hen move in%o comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices ,hich s%a#% o'' ,i%h %he es%a+lishmen% o' %he %h#ee channels, !oin$ %he nine +#ea%hin$s, an! %hen movin$ in%o ac%uall" pu#i'"in$ %he cha)#a s"s%em. /hen "ou can !o also %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ices an! such. 2#om %he#e "ou ,oul! move in%o $ene#a%in$ ps"chic hea% an! %he 'ou# !escen!in$ an! 'ou# ascen!in$ +lisses an! mi3in$ %hem ,i%h voi!ness each %ime. ;ach %ime %hin) a+ou% %he $#ea% voi!ness ,hen "ou $ene#a%e %he e3pe#ience o' %he +liss. Wi%h %ha% "ou mi3 %he !issolu%ion p#ac%ice an! s%a#% lea#nin$ ho, %o !#a, "ou# ene#$ies in%o "ou# cen%#al channel ,i%h %he a#ousal o' ps"chic hea%. 2#om he#e "ou move in%o ,ha% is %e#me! %he nine mi3in$s. /he %h#ee mi3in$s o' %he ,a)in$ s%a%e ,he#e "ou $ene#a%e %he e3ample clea# li$h% an! %he impu#e illuso#" +o!". /hen "ou can move %ha% p#ac%ice eve#" ni$h% in%o +ein$ %he $ene#a%ion o' %he e3ample clea# li$h% an! impu#e illuso#" +o!" !u#in$ %he sleep %ime ,hich is %h#ee mi3in$s. 2inall" "ou have %he %h#ee mi3in$s a% %he %ime o' !ea%h ,hich a#e $oin$ %o +e ,ai%in$ 'o# "ou also ,he#e "ou ,oul! !o %he !issolu%ion o' %he clea# li$h%. Ac%uall" a% %ha% %ime "ou coul! #eceive enli$h%enmen% i' "ou !evelop "ou#sel' %o have a $oo! level o' consciousness, "ou ,oul! +e a+le %o ac%uall", "ou have %he conso#%. /he conso#% is !ea%h. So "ou ,oul! $o in%o union ,i%h %he conso#% o' !ea%h an! "ou ,oul! +e a+le %o !o %hese p#ac%ices a% %ha% poin%. All "ou# ene#$" ,ill a+so#+ in%o %he cen%#al channel. So i' "ou have +een p#ac%icin$ %he #i$h% a,a", "ou $o% an oppo#%uni%" %o use %ha% p#ac%ice a% %he %ime o' !ea%h. 4a"+e "ou can $e% enli$h%enmen%. .% is possi+le. A% %ha% poin% "ou $e% %he #eali*a%ion o' %he #eal clea# li$h%. 1avin$ $o%%en #eal clea# li$h%, %hen "ou ,oul! have #eal illuso#" +o!". /hen "ou ,oul! +e a+le %o mani'es% as "ou sa, 'i%. So %he !ea%h mi3in$s "ou !o a% %he %ime o' !ea%h, an! i' "ou a#e luc)" "ou ,ill $e% enli$h%enmen%. .' no%, an",a", a% some poin% !u#in$ %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e +ecause "ou los% consciousness ,hen "ou app#oache! %he clea# li$h% s%a%e, %hen "ou ,oul! hope'ull" #emem+e# %o !o "ou# %an%#ic sa!hana. A% %ha% poin% "ou ,oul! all o' a su!!en appea# as (aman%a)a in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e. (ou ,oul! sa", %his is a lo% +e%%e# %han ,hen . use! %o me!i%a%e9 /hen "ou ,oul! sa" ma"+e . am !ea!9 A% %ha% poin% "ou mi$h% sa", 8he", ma"+e . can !o some%hin$ a+ou% i% no,98 So %ha% is %he #eason "ou !o a sa!hana eve#" !a". .% is +ecause "ou ,ill +e in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e an! a% %he poin% ,hen "ou %hin) o' (aman%a)a, he ,ill appea#9 Because %ha% is ,ha% i% is all a+ou%9 .n %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e "ou# min! has un+elieva+le po,e#. 4uch $#ea%e# po,e# %han in %his level. (ou coul! mani'es% a hun!#e! 'o#ms in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e, have %hem all !o !i''e#en% %hin$s, an! %he" a#e all pa#% o' "ou9 So %he#e is a lo% o' po,e# in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e availa+le %o "ou ,hen "ou !ie. Sa" i' "ou have !one a #e$ula# sa!hana, in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e "ou ,ill have Bu!!has an! such appea# %o "ou +ecause "ou ,ill +e %hin)in$ a+ou% %hose %hin$s. Su!!enl" "ou ,ill have %o #eali*e -1e", . am !ea! an! in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e.- A% %ha% poin% "ou have %he oppo#%uni%" %o $o %o %he pu#e lan! o# %o !evelop hi$he# levels o' #eali*a%ions an! %hen %a)e a #e+i#%h o' "ou# choice speci'icall" +ecause "ou un!e#s%an! %ha% %his one ,ill $e% me 'u#%he# on %he pa%h %o,a#!s enli$h%enmen%.

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/hose a#e %he nine mi3in$s. .' "ou $e% %he nine mi3in$s $oin$ 'ai#l" ,ell, "ou# ps"chic hea% 'ai#l" ,ell, an! "ou $e% all o' %he si$ns an! %he in!ica%ions %ha% "ou a#e as 'a# as "ou can $e% ,i%hou% an ac%ual ph"sical conso#%, %hen "ou ,oul! see) a conso#%. @n #el"in$ on %ha% conso#% "ou ,oul! +e a+le %o !o %he ac%ual !issolu%ions an! $ene#a%e %he #eal clea# li$h% in %his li'e%ime. 2#om $ene#a%in$ %he #eal clea# li$h% "ou ,ill +e a+le %o $ene#a%e %he pu#e illuso#" +o!", '#om $ene#a%in$ %he pu#e illuso#" +o!", "ou a#e enli$h%ene!.

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So %ha% is %he p#ac%ice o' (aman%a)a in a nu% shell. . ,oul! #ecommen! #ea!in$ /he Clea# Li$h% o' Bliss. .% has all %his in'o#ma%ion in mo#e !e%ail an! mo#e %i$h%l" pu% %o$e%he# so "ou $e% mo#e ou% o' i%. Li)e . sa", m" main p#inciple poin% is 5us% %o $ive "ou some%hin$ #eall" p#ac%ical, ,o#)in$ on %he cha)#as, an! !oin$ %he !issolu%ions, an! %hen $ene#a%in$ ps"chic hea% a li%%le +i% is $oo!. (ou mi$h% %hin) . have neve# !one much $ene#a%ion s%a$e, .8ve neve# !one a #e%#ea% o' (aman%a)a, "e% i' "ou 'in! %he %ime, i% ,oul! +e $oo! %o si% !o,n an! !o a li%%le comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ice +ecause i% is +ene'icial. 4" o,n %eache# sai! i% es%a+lishes $oo! imp#in%s. 1e sai! i' "ou !o no% $o ve#" 'a# ,i%h "ou# p#ac%ice in %his li'e%ime, %hen ne3% li'e%ime "ou ,ill have mo#e o' an imp#in% a+ou% i%. /hin$s #ipen easie#. /he" sa" %ha% a lo% o' %he p#o+lem ,i%h %his li'e%ime is %ha% ,e a#e ca##"in$ )a#ma '#om ou# p#evious li'e%ime as an in%e#'e#ence 'o# #eali*a%ion in %his li'e%ime. So i' "ou have a 'ai#l" !ecen% p#ac%ice in %his li'e%ime, . mean even me!ioc#e. Jus% a couple hou#s a !a", o# even an hou# o# a hal' hou#, "ou !o a li%%le +i% o' me!i%a%ion, "ou !on8% )no, ,ha% %he e''ec%s a#e ,hen "ou %a)e "ou# ne3% +o!". (ou# ne3% +o!" mi$h% +e a ,on!e#'ull" !evelope! +o!" ps"chicall". . mean all %he cha)#as in #eall" $oo! con!i%ion. Because "ou see, "ou have %he 0uali%" %he#e. (ou have a $oo! pe#sonali%" ,hich $ene#a%es a +e%%e# 0uali%" human +o!". (ou have also some imp#in%s '#om havin$ !one me!i%a%ion. So in %he ne3% li'e%ime "ou si% !o,n an! me!i%a%e, an! %he" sa" i' "ou a#e luc)" in %he ne3% li'e%ime "ou mee% ,i%h a me!i%a%ion mas%e# an! %he" sa" me!i%a%e on %he ps"chic hea% o# some%hin$, "ou mi$h% all o' a su!!en $e% i%. Because "ou al#ea!" have all %he imp#in%s '#om p#evious li'e%ime. /he" #ipen in %he in%e#me!ia%e s%a%e %o $ive "ou a hi$he# 0uali%" +o!"9 So i% is $oo! an",a" %o !o a li%%le +i% o' p#ac%ice o' %he comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices. .' "ou have a $oo! oppo#%uni%" %o !o lon$e# #e%#ea% an! such, %hen !o a #e%#ea% o' (aman%a)a an! %hen !o some comple%ion s%a$e p#ac%ices an! i% is +ene'icial. /he #e%#ea% %a)es a+ou% 'ou#%een !a"s. /he num+e#s o' man%#as %o #eci%e ,oul! +e a+ou% %en %housan! o' %he A1 7A :A SA =A D1., %en %housan! o' %he (ama#a5a man%#a, a hun!#e! %housan! o' %he ac%ion man%#a, %en %housan! o' %he (aman%a)a 1um :ha%, an! ano%he# %en %housan! o' ,ha% is calle! %he ,is!om #ain man%#a ,hich has %h#ee o# 'ou# s"lla+les a!!e! on%o %he ac%ion man%#a, an! %ha% is ,he#e "ou ac%uall" !o a sepa#a%e visuali*a%ion o' a+so#+in$ ,is!om +ein$s %o "ou#sel'. A% %he en! o' %ha% "ou shoul! !o a 'i#e #i%ual. /hen "ou ,oul! +e a% %he poin% o' havin$ !one ,ha% is calle! a la" #un$, ,hich means in /i+e%an, 8sui%a+le 'o# ac%ivi%ies.8 1avin$ !one %he #e%#ea% an! %he 'i#e #i%ual, 'o# e3ample "ou coul! +es%o, ini%ia%ions, o# coul! %a)e sel' ini%ia%ion i' "ou ,an%e! %o. Sel' ini%ia%ion is nice %o +e a+le %o !o +ecause "ou can #ene, "ou# %an%#ic commi%men%s. 2o# e3ample, i' . came +ac) %o Cana!a an! %he#e ,e#e no $u#us an",he#e, i% ,oul! +e ha#! %o %a)e ini%ia%ion. 4a"+e . !e$ene#a%e! m" commi%men% an! . 'el% . ,oul! li)e %o +#ush %hem up a +i%, %a)e some Bo#asso %o %hem. /he ,a" "ou !o %ha% is %o %a)e sel' ini%ia%ion. . ,oul! !o a sel' ini%ia%ion he#e an! . coul! #ene, all m" %an%#ic commi%men%s +ecause . have !one %he #e%#ea%. /ha% p#e%%" much 'inishes all %he $ene#al in'o#ma%ion. =o, %he#e is lo%s mo#e (aman%a)a. 4a"+e ne3% "ea# i' ,e !o i% a$ain, an! . ,oul! %hin) %ha% 'o# %he ne3% %h#ee o# 'ou# "ea#s ,e ,oul! +e honin$ in on (aman%a)a, a% leas% %ha% is ,ha% . ,ill +e !oin$ a li%%le mo#e o', a'%e# %ha% ,e ,ill !o Va5#a"o$ini 'o# a,hile. Bu% %he#e is no #ush. 4a"+e eve#" "ea# o# mo#e . can $ive ini%ia%ions, !epen!in$ upon %he %ime an! ci#cums%ances. Bu% ce#%ainl" eve#" "ea# . ,oul! li)e %o $ive a commen%a#" on (aman%a)a. /ha% ,a" i% imp#oves "ou# un!e#s%an!in$ o' i%. ;ven i' %he commen%a#" is 'ai#l" #epe%i%ive, "ou ,ill $e% ne, un!e#s%an!in$s a+ou% all %he ma%e#ial an! "ou ,ill un!e#s%an! +e%%e#.