Dzogchen: Heart Essence of the Great Perfection
Author: Dalai Lama
Dzogchen has been called the These teaching for our times. Who better to learn it from than the incarnate Buddha, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the perfect reincarnation of the Great Dzogchen Master, the Fifith Dalai Lama? Illuminates the profound theory and practice of Dzogchen. A treasure for scholars and practitioners alike. An unprecedented view into one of Buddhisms most profound systems of meditative practice. Paying tribute to the uniqueness of Dzogchen, His Holiness sets it within the wider spectrum of Tibetan Buddhism as a whole. He explains the essence of Dzogchen practice and addresses questions such as why Dzogchen is called the pinnacle of all vehicle, what are its special features, and what are the crucial principles of the other Buddhist paths which a Dzogchen practitioner should know.