This vivid personal account of a journey through the “bardos” and “pure realms” was recorded by year-old Dawa Drolma of Eastern Tibet, a renowned female . Abstract: Delog: Journey to Realms Beyond Death tells the story of a 16 year old delog, Dawa Drolma’s journey to various realms after death. Delog Dawa Drolma: Journey to Realms Beyond Death, translated by Richard Barron. Price: $ Image 1. Larger / More Photos. Add to Wish List. ADD TO.
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Dawa Drolma finally acknowledged that she might not reawaken and made the necessary preparations. The eight worldly concerns Each Faith Enhances the Other Lo-jong Mind training, the Tibetan tradition of mental and emotional cultivation: It’s a little hard to know what to make of this odd and intriguing jourbey book.
Navigation menu Personal tools Log in. Dawa Drolma specifically says that she was waiting for the time when dakinisfemale embodiments of enlightened energygathered 7. September-October How St. When death separates the mind and body, journeu strips away the relative stability of form, the naked consciousness enters the after-death bardo state.
No one doubted her words, not only because great lamas such as Tromge Trungpa had witnessed her corpse coming back to life, but also because she knew the whereabouts of buried coins and actions of the deceased before their deaths — things that she could not possibly have known without having been told directly by those she encountered as a delog.
Transitions August An Interview: In actuality this is the victorious one, the Dharmakaya Samantabhadra: Taartje rated it really liked it May 28, Occasionally, she sees whole processions of hell or bardo beings leaving for the pure realms, shepherded by a great lama or practitioner who by the power of his or her altruistic aspirations has come to save beings.
Delog: Journey to Realms Beyond Death
Richard Barron is responsible for the lucid footnotes. Start the Day Right Stupa: May-June Home Truths: Buddhist Art Coloring Book 1. Jon rated it it was amazing Jan 10, I am sure that she returned to the pure realms, but equally, I have beyone doubt that she also returned to the hell and preta realms to rescue whoever had a connection with her.
For five full days she lay cold, breathless, and devoid of any vital signs, while her consciousness moved freely into other realms, often escorted by the wisdom goddess White Tara.
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Login to add to list. On the other hand, certain aspects of the experiences here described correspond closely to shamanic experiences reported over an enormous geographical region, and well-described by Professor Eliade in his “Shamanism. It Takes Time Leprosy in Bodhgaya: Sadness, Joy, Inspiration and Blessings. Ryan is currently reading it Jul 09, However, she herself had been recognized as an emanation of White Tara, a powerful force of enlightened mind for the longevity and liberation of sentient beings.
Delog: Journey to Realms beyond Death
Born in beylnd early 20th century and living only to her early thirties, Delog Dawa Drolma was well known throughout Central Tibet as a lamadakiniand delog. No beggar who came to our tent left without her offering whatever she could put her hands on—my family took to hiding its valuables lest she give them away.
Born in the early 20th century, Dawa Drolma lived most of her life in Central Tibet outside of Lhasa and died in Heart Essence of the Great Perfection by H. Andrutto rated it it was amazing Jul 08, What she saw during her five days of travel through other realms engendered in her a limitless compassion for sentient beings.
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Delog: Journey to Realms beyond Death – Chinese Buddhist Encyclopedia
jpurney She was in her mid-thirties; I was 11 years old. Transcribed shortly after her revival by Gyazur Tulku the story was later translated by Robert Barron in Experiences on Retreat October Ask a Ot Sitemap Ecommerce Hosting by BigCommerce.
Paola rated it it was amazing May 09, I left Tibet injust ahead of the brutal Chinese consolidation of conquest. To ask other readers questions about Delogplease sign up.
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Please write feedback here Here you can read media articles behond the Chinese Buddhist Encyclopedia which have been published all over the world. I was curious to see if this conception is perhaps an archetype of universal distribution, and for evidence I recalled this book, and confirmed that it does in many respects correspond to the basic structure of Dante’s Commedia, despite being vastly inferior as a literary work.