Journey Without Goal: The Tantric Wisdom of the Buddha by Chögyam Trungpa

By Chögyam Trungpa

According to the author's talks at Naropa college, this quantity introduces the reader to the rules of tantra, in accordance with the perform of meditation, which ends up in the invention of egolessness. Trungpa Rinpoche presents an instantaneous and experiential photo of the tantric international, explaining the significance of self-existing strength, the mandala precept, the adaptation among Buddhist and Hindu tantra—stressing the nontheistic beginning of Buddhism. The function of the instructor and the which means of tantric transmission also are provided. Written for the scholar of Buddhism instead of the coed, Journey with no objective demystifies the vajrayana and while affirms the ability and sacredness of its old teaching.

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E. S. M . 1 2. L. E. S. M. 1 2. L. E. 1 1 . A Neurosomatic Aesthetic : Beauty is Natural, Art is Artificial When the " m i n d " d iscovers that the " bod y " is a p oly m o r p h ous, p sych osom atic Zen- p leasu re-laborat ory designed for zero-gravi ty fl oat i n g, with tri l l ions of cel l s merri l y co p u lati n g every secon d , i m p rinted rewards seem p ale, static, an d second-hand. There are eight levels o f pleasure. The four larval circuits provide reward ing, reassuring signals that the survival lines to the island-realities are secure.

M . 1 2. L. E·. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. S. M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. 5 . M. I 2 . L. E. Exo-psychology One can n ot evolve from one 's roboth ood u ntil o ne real izes h ow total l y one h as been robotized . places reality withi n the changing flux of the nervous system and not in the comforting solid ity of the imprinted-cond itioned rea l ity-islands. "Man the machi ne " is an unbear­ able concept to those who are not ready to mutate beyond the lower, robot circuits. One can not evolve from one's robothood u ntil one real izes how totally one has been robotized.

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