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.

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