“The Foolish Dharma of an Idiot Clothed in Mud and Feathers,” “Buddhahood Without Meditation” and “The Fine Path to Liberation” with B. Alan Wallace
03 Apr 2017 – 30 May 2017
Lama Tzong Khapa Institute, Tuscany, Italy
During this eight-week retreat Alan Wallace will give detailed oral commentaries on two of the five classic Dzogchen treatises by Düdjom Lingpa, The Foolish Dharma of an Idiot Clothed in Mud and Feathers
and Buddhahood Without Meditation
, in addition to the brief text on the preliminary practices for Dzogchen by Sera Khandro, entitled The Fine Path to Liberation
This will be the first in a series of 8-week retreats in which commentaries and oral transmissions will be offered for all five of these treatises: The Sharp Vajra of Conscious Awareness Tantra (2018), The Enlightened View of Samantabhadra (2019), and The Vajra Essence (2020-2023).
Prerequisite Requirements to Purchase Program
To register for this retreat, you should be familiar with the foundational teachings and practices of shamatha, the four applications of mindfulness, and the four immeasurables.
See below for list of teachings.
One must have genuine interest in practicing the dharma and must have read the text, “The Fine Path to Liberation.”
If you need a scholarship, you can apply here
Please read full details below in Description.