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Purification Practices

1.  Burning Offering to Dorje Khadro   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
A practice for the purification of negative karma and obscurations.
Tags > purification | deity practice | sadhana | tantra | two truths | emptiness (shunyata) | samaya
2.  Commentary on Vajrasattva Practice   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
This commentary includes advice on combining the practice with prostrations and lam-rim meditation
Tags > vajrasattva | purification | preliminary practices | prostrations | mantra
3.  Daily Purification: A Short Vajrasattva Practice   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
A short Vajrasattva sadhana for purification
Tags > vajrasattva | purification | four opponent powers
4.  Nyung-nä Practice: Prostrations and Offerings   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
Topics include prostrations, offerings, rejoicing, the sufferings of samsara, bodhicitta and emptiness
Tags > nyung-nä | prostrations | offering | rejoicing | bodhicitta | merit | emptiness ( shunyata)
5.  Nyung-nä Teachings at Lawudo   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
A series of ten teachings given during a nyung-nä retreat at Lawudo Gompa, Nepal, in 1978
Tags > nyung-nä | retreat | chenrezig (avalokiteshvara) | deity practice
6.  Purifying with the Four Powers   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
A teaching on the four opponent powers, a practice that purifies negative karma and obscurations
Tags > purification | four opponent powers | karma | 35 buddhas
7.  Teaching on Purification (Audio and Unedited Transcript)   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
A short teaching given before a Vajrasattva je-nang on the benefits of purifying negative karma.
Tags > vajrasattva | karma | purification | rebirth | lower realms | ten non-virtuous actions | cherishing others
8.  Teachings from the Nyung-nä Retreat (Audio and Unedited Transcripts)   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
Nyung-nä teachings at Shakyamuni Center, Taiwan, in February 2007.
Tags > nyung-nä
9.  Teachings From the Vajrasattva Retreat   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
Teachings from a three-month Vajrasattva retreat covering many lam-rim topics, purification practices, mantras, pujas and more.
Tags > purification | retreat | vajrasattva
10.  The Benefits of Making Prostrations   (Kyabje Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
The practice of prostrations to the Thirty-five Buddhas is a powerful method to purify past harmful actions and prevent unwanted sufferings in the future.
Tags > prostrations | purification | 35 buddhas
11.  The Benefits of Vajrasattva Practice   (Lama Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche)
Extracts from teachings by Lama Zopa Rinpoche and Lama Yeshe on the practice of Vajrasattva
Tags > purification | vajrasattva | mantra | karma
12.  Vajrasattva Practice   (His Holiness the Dalai Lama)
A commentary on Vajrasattva meditation and recitation as a purification practice
Tags > vajrasattva | purification | four opponent powers | dalai lama | highest yoga tantra | deity practice