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Vol. IX, # 1 (Spring 1984)

pp. 31-39 G. W. Houston: "The System of Ha Sang Mahayana"

pp. 36-37 "An Exposition Which Explains the Sudden Entrance into Dhyana"

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"at the originating of (i.e., "starting point") of agitation ., if one does not concentrate on it ("not look" ),

it (i.e., the agitation) will be removed : this is called "sleeping in the narrow void"

     

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during "non-discernment" (trance), by __

one accomplisheth __

__ paramita

namely

 

completely renouncing the tri-loka

1st

dana

 

non-originating the idea "this is the door"

2nd

s`ila

 

non-appearing the citta-san~jn~a (mental consciousness)

3rd

ks.anti

 

non-discontinuing the flowing stream of discernment

4th

virya

 

great sama-adhi (contemplation)

5th

tin >dzin

 

the essence

6th

prajn~a

 

loka-atita-jn~ana

[7th ]

"

 

non-origination of being deceived

[8th ]

aeternal beauty

 

mastery over being deceived, one hath the strength of a muni

[9th ]

"good in inactivity"

 

appraehension of evil, one watcheth everything

[10th ]

love whatever one seeth

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Vol. X, # 2 (Summer 1985)

pp. 35-49 Sherpa Tulku & Michael Perrott (translators): "The Ritual of Consecration"

deities of ritual

p.

deity

ritual

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10 Furies

is generated from 10 kila-s (pegs)

 

Vighna-antaka

blessing the Action-thread

 

A-ks.obhya-Vajra

man.d.ala is invited

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Earth-goddess

is generated from grain-heap

p. 42 contents of the 8 vases of the Purification-Ritual

vase

contents

1st

honey

2nd

curd

3rd

fruit-juice

4th

grains

5th

scents

6th

parched barley-powder

7th

medicinal herbs : br.hati, kantakari (wild rubus, Solanum jaquini), white aparajita, dandatpola, Indra's arm (salep-orchid root)

8th

powdered pretious substances : gold, silver, pearl, coral, aquamarine

p. 43 substances of ritual

the 9 substances of the Ordinary-Ritual

#

substance

1st

the 5 nectars

2nd

scented sesame-oil

3rd

3 alternatives:-

1st wood of : rhododendron, tamarisk, peach, willow, juniper

2nd : red sandalwood, white sandalwood, saffron, eaglewood, bodhi-tree

3rd : Butea frondosa, Bisaslya, gan.d.a-mun.d.a

4th

the 5 products of cow

5th

butter with incense

6th

mixture of : olive & white pea

7th

scent-paste

8th

sesame-oil

9th

turmeric-powder

the additional substances of the Supramundane-Ritual

10th

saffron-paste

11th

scented oil

12th

scented powder

13th

tambula, betel-but cake, paan

14th

eye-lotion

p. 44 generated substances of the bath-house

floor is of __

quarter

"atoms"are __

crystal

eastern

cakra-s

gold

southern

jewels

ruby

western

waterlilies

emerald

northern

swords

aquamarine

centre

vajra-s

p. 48 deities of the concluding rituals

deities

ritual

S`ri Guhya-Sama-aja

prayer

the Naga-s

ritual cake, at pouring of colored sand-grains into their lake

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