Approaching the Great Perfection looks at a seminal figure of this lineage, Jigme Lingpa, an eighteenth-century scholar and meditation master whose cycle of teachings, the Longchen Nyingtig, has been handed down through generations as a complete path to enlightenment. Approaching the Great Perfection Simultaneous and Gradual Methods of Dzogchen Practice in the Longchen Nyingthig An important new study that looks at one of the lineage's seminal figures, Jigme Lingpa, and makes an extensive analysis of a core tension within Buddhism: does enlightenment develop gradually, or can it come about suddenly? Dzogchen is the highest meditative practice of the Nyingma ... Approaching the Great Perfection Par:Sam Van Schaik Publié le 2004-06-15 par Simon and Schuster. From Wisdom's acclaimed Studies in Indian and Tibetan Buddhism series, researcher and scholar Sam van Schaik introduces the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, looking closely at its practice of Dzogchen--and one of Dzogchen's seminal figures, Jigme Lingpa--to make an extensive analysis of a ... Dzogchen, the Great Perfection, is the highest meditative practice of the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism.
Approaching the Great Perfection. By Tibetan_Ice, August 2, 2014 in Buddhist Discussion.