The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - 184
In Sanskrit: Dharmadhátu ratna kosa náma
In Tibetan: Chos dbyings rin po che’i m d zo d ces bya ba
– Part I – Intro, Sections 1 & 2 –
Longchenpa: “My commitment is to compose this work in order to explain, for the sake of future generations,
the ultimate meaning of awareness – awakened-mind –
the space-like vajra heart-essence of ati (Dzogchen / Great Perfection or Completion).”
The theme of this text – the vajra heart-essence of utter lucidity.
IN SEVEN PARTS:
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part I - 184 (up to section 2)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part II - 185 (Sections 3 & 4)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part III - 186 (Sections 5 & 6)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part IV - 187 (Sections 7 & 8)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part V - 188 (Sections 9 & 10)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part VI - 189 (Sections 11 & 12)
The Precious Treasury of the Basic-Space of Phenomena - Part VII - 190 (Sections 13 & 14)
Table of content
Foreword – His Eminence Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche
Introduction, Venerable Tulku Thondup Rinpoche
Translation Committee's Preface
The Precious Treasury of the Basic Space of Phenomena & extracts from its commentary
Section 1 - The Adornment of Basic-Space
Demonstrating that samsara and nirvana by nature do not stray from basic-space.
[the all-pervasive Ground / Suchness / U2T / U3S / Uopp / U3K = UGM]
Section 2 - Awakened-Mind as a Pure Realm
Concerning the universe of appearances and possibilities arising as a pure realm (like space).
Section 3 - Metaphors for Awakened-Mind
Presenting the metaphors for awakened-mind.
Section 4 - The Essence and Display of Awareness
Demonstrating the nature of awakened-mind.
Section 5 - Transcending Effort and Causality
Demonstrating the transcendence of effort and achievement, cause and effect.
Section 6 - All-Inclusive Awakened-Mind
Demonstrating that everything is subsumed within awakened-mind.
Section 7 - Spontaneously-Present-Awareness
Demonstrating that everything is timelessly and SPONTANEOUSLY PRESENT within awakened-mind.
Section 8 - Non-duality Within Awakened-Mind
Demonstrating NON-DUALITY [Uopp] within awakened-mind
Section 9 - The Decisive Experience
Demonstrating the decisive experience that one comes to concerning all phenomena within the expanse of awakened-mind
Section 10 - Natural Meditative Stability
Demonstrating that enlightened-intent does not deviate from the true-nature-of-phenomena [U2T]
Section 11 - Resting in Uncontrived Conduct
Demonstrating that manifest circumstances, equal to space in extent, are PURE
[D. FRUITION: IMMEDIATE RESULTS OF THE PATH]
Section 12 - Timeless Freedom
Demonstrating that all phenomena are by nature timelessly FREE in awakened-mind [Ground / Primordial-empty-awareness / Suchness / U2T]
[E. FRUITION: FINAL RESULTS OF THE PATH]
Section 13 - Awakening to Buddhahood
Demonstrating that, since all phenomena already constitute the timelessly awakened state of BUDDHAHOOD [U3K], awakening to buddhahood anew happens without effort or achievement
Section 14 - Conclusion
Madhyamaka Résumés: U2T, U3S, Uopp, U2T-2T, UGM, …