Tag Archives: reality

Academic Limits

There are fundamentally three factors which act together in the actuality of something. The first two factors must interact in opposition while the third mediates. This is like the principle of a sailboat. The wind and the resistance of the … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

The Sharpest Part of the Knife

The sharpest part of a knife is where the honed cutting side meets the infinity of space in non-dual actuality.

Posted in Dzogchen, the practice of dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Whispered Light

The New Age Movement was launched by Jane Robert’s channeling of the entity, Seth, who emphatically declared that “You create your own reality”. Upon hearing about the popularity of this channeled message, Ronald R. (my gentle mentor) began lamenting what … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen, the practice of dzogchen | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Not Lily, nor Cloud, nor Worm, nor Clay

      Does the Eagle know what is in the pit? Or wilt thou go ask the Mole: Can Wisdom be put in a silver rod? Or Love in a golden bowl?               … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen, the practice of dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rendirse a Duende o Morir Estúpido

Spiritual work is the quest for the realization of consummate primordial wholeness. That is to say, to not be realized is to seem to be not-whole, fragmented or, worse than simply fragmented … missing a few pieces. Many people may … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Navamsa of Entelechy — part 2

“Tso kye gyal wai ten pa gye gyur chig” The second aspect of our discussion of ultimate reality is designated in Tibetan by the term, rang zhin (rang-bzhin). Perhaps more than any other technical term in the Dzogchen lexicon, rang zhin simply … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Navamsa of Entelechy — part 1

From the uninterrupted stream of inconceivable truth, the unique humanity of self-knowledge is epitomized by the glorious Pema Gyalpo, whose actual voice literally speaks through the breath and larynx of the supreme master of synthetic wisdom, Chogyal Namkhai Norbu. I … Continue reading

Posted in Dzogchen | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment