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100-Day Ngondro Retreat
H.E. Lopon Natsok Zugchen (Author), Khenpo Drimed Dawa (Preface)

The 100-Day Ngondro Retreat


 
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Author: H.E. Lopon Natsok Zugchen
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781726335799
Publication Date: 2018

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The ngondro or preliminary practices of Vajrayana Buddhism help you set your intention and commitment to fully follow these teachings. There are several approaches that have been taught. The primary approach involves 500,000 repetitions with at least 100,000 prostrations and other supporting actions. This can be viewed as a massive undertaking by Western practitioners with jobs, families, etc. It can take several years to complete these, and we tend to be impatient! Some masters have given alternative instructions on how to complete these requirements, while still showing to the Lama your commitment and dedication in preparing for the more advanced practices. Among these instructions is doing a 100-day contemplative retreat. This is the practice described in this book, based on the Longchen Nyingtik. It is also a supporting commentary to the widely respected text, The Words of My Perfect Teacher by Patrul Rinpoche, which is cross referenced throughout the book.

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