Practice Texts by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo

A Concise Ritual for the Royal Poles

Here is a concise and convenient ritual for erecting and taking down the royal poles, arranged by Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo for use during retreat.

Narak Kongshak

Emptying the Lower Realms from their Very Depths, The Sovereign Practice for the Confession of all Impairments and Breakages of Vows and All Negative Actions and Obscurations, translated by Rigpa Translations.

Seed of Supreme Enlightenment

The Liturgy for the Preliminary Practices Adorned with Clarifications, From Lamé Tukdrub Barché Künsel, Accomplishing the Guru’s Wisdom Mind, Dispeller of All Obstacles.

The Self-Occurring Lotus Essence Tantra that Liberates through Recitation, with Recitation Method

This profound and yet pithy tantra is praised by Jamyang Khyentsé Wangpo as “the epitome of all the tantras, statements, and instructions; the quintessence of one billion heart practices; and the basis or root of the teachings of the Lamé Tukdrup Barché Künsel, which are endowed with inconceivable blessings and wonders.” Chokgyur Dechen Lingpa revealed this in connection with the emanation of Guru a Rinpoche known as Pema Jungne, and Jamyang Khyentsé Wangpo composed the accompanying “recitation method”.