Root Text

The Essence of the Worldly Realm Chapter

This text contains verses from the first chapter of the Abridged Tantra in which Manjushri Yashas describes how a world realm is formed and how that realm evolves over time. It also includes a number of prophetic passages describing the Shambhala Kings and the coming of the Golden Age. 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.

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Find detailed commentaries on the "External Reality of the World Realm" in Book One of Unveiling Your Sacred Truth.