Sunlight Speech That Dispels the Darkness of Doubt

Sublime Prayers, Praises, and Practices of the Nyingma Masters

Translated by Thinley Norbu
By Longchenpa
By Jigme Lingpa
By Jamgon Mipham
By Dudjom Rinpoche
By Patrul Rinpoche

- Paperback
Shambhala Publications
Pages: 208
Size: 5 x 7.75
ISBN: 9781611809732

From the noble lotus pond of pure conduct,
The swan of intelligence calls.
By the white wings of the three practices of the teachings,
May all wise sentient beings be happy.
—Kunkhyen Longchenpa

With the wish to inspire and motivate practitioners, Kyabje Thinley Norbu Rinpoche has translated a selection of wisdom teachings into direct and simple English that retains the power of the original writings and their emphasis on practice. The authors are five of the most sublime scholar-saints of the Nyingma lineage of Tibetan Buddhism: Kunkhyen Longchenpa, Kunkhyen Jigme Lingpa, Patrul Rinpoche, Mipham Rinpoche, and Kyabje Dudjom Rinpoche. Their compositions include words of advice, poetic praises, concise daily prayers, and liturgies accompanied by instructions. Written over a span of time from the medieval to the modern era, these precious teachings are intended to be the cornerstones of faith, practice, and enlightenment.