by Lama Choedak Yuthok
This book is based on introductory talks given by Lama Choedak to prepare students for Lamdre - the teachings prized by the students and masters of all Tibetan traditions but in particular the Sakya Lineage. This book will interest all such students of Vajrayana Buddhism, especially those aspiring to take higher initiations.
Special features of this work include:
- The origins of the lineage and the special characteristics of the Lamdre system.
- An integrated perspective on the three vehicles: Theravada, Mahayana and Vajrayana.
- The respective roles of teachers and disciples within Buddhism, with particular reference to the Vajrayana.
- How disciples can benefit by incorporating the Lamdre approach into every aspect of their spiritual practice and their daily lives.