Jewel Ornament of Liberation of Gampopa (Book)


Gampopa (1079-1153) is well-known for merging into one river of Dharma the Kadampa lineage of Atisha with the Mahamudra lineage that he received from Milarepa. The Jewel Ornament of Liberation is a graded path of the Buddhist path covering a vast number of Buddhist concepts from the sutra path up to the Mahamudra path of direct examination of the mind. This makes it one of the primary texts for all Kagyu students.

Thrangu Rinpoche gives this excellent commentary of the The Jewel Ornament of Liberation which covers most of the major concepts in Buddhism. Thrangu Rinpoche covers text carefully with explanations and not a long list of categories of items. He explains how these concepts relatate to ordinary Buddhist practice and living.

This book which is 417 pages long also has an extensive outline of this text, a set of notes, a glossary, and index so information can readily be found. 

A complete and accurate PDF of this book is available in the PDF section of this website for $ 1.25.

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 18 October, 2018.