Root Text

The Essence of the Inner Chapter


This text contains verses from the second chapter of the Abridged Tantra in which Manjushri Yashas describes the development of the human body and how it acts as a support for the sufferings of samsara. By understanding the profound nature of this body, it can be used as a basis for achieving enlightenment. This essential summary was composed with verses extracted from the Jonang translation created by Kunkhyen Dolpopa and his students and later arranged by Jetsun Taranatha.


Supplementary Materials

The Human Body

The Preciousness of this Human Rebirth


Rinpoché looks at the vast potential presented by the unique characteristics of a human rebirth and how such potential can be utilised on the spiritual path.

Impermanence and Death

Facing the Impermanence of Life


Rinpoché discusses the many obstacles that arise from failing to contemplate the nature of impermanence and the inevitability of our own death.

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Find detailed commentaries on the "Internal Reality of Human Beings" in Book Two of Unveiling Your Sacred Truth.

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