Short verses of offering and aspiration to the Dharma protectors

These are regularly chanted by the monks and nuns of Ka-Nying Shedrup Ling during Dharma protector petition offerings (solkha). The first is chanted as an offering verse (for the tea break), and the second as an aspiration prayer at the very end of the protector offerings (after “Requesting the Desired Aims").

Shrine Offering Prayer & Lamp Aspiration

An Ocean of Accomplishments, a verse for offering water received in a pure vision by the great treasure revealer Dudjom Lingpa, and the lamp aspiration composed by Mipham Rinpoche.

Required Mantras

The Vowels and Consonants mantra (Ali Kali), the Essence of Causation mantra, and the Hundred Syllables of Vajrasattva.

Great Praise of the Ten Acts of the Buddha

Praise of the Buddha: With Skilful Means & Compassion... by Nāgārjuna, and Short Praise of the Buddha's Deeds by Ārya Śūra, Translated by Patrick Gaffney of Rigpa Translations.

The Noble Wisdom of the Time of Death Sūtra

A Mahāyāna sūtra belonging to the third turning of the wheel of dharma. One of the ten profound sūtras that are said to expound the definitive and ultimate intent of Buddha’s doctrine.