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Praise of Green Tara

From the billowing cloud of your compassion Resounds the thunder of teachings sweet to hear, Seizing disciples in a rain of eight branches; To she the wise in raining [teachings] I bow down. Ocean-like treasure of qualities who sees all…
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Meaning Of The Green Tara Mantra

In short, OM TARE TUTTARE TURE SOHA means “I prostrate to the Liberator, Mother of all the Victorious Ones.” The Tara mantra is OM TARE TUTTARE TURE SOHA. To explain the meaning of TARE TUTTARE TURE: TARE means liberating from samsara. TARE…
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The Sutra Of Arya-Tara Who Saves From The Eight Fears

Tara Of The Khadira Forest (Skt. khadiravani tara, Tib. sengdeng nak kyi drolma), is the main deity who is considered to give protection from the eight great fears: flood of attachment, the thieves of wrong views, the lion of pride, the…
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'21 Taras' Chanted by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche

21 Tara's Uzala Mix by Gary Azukx Dyson Praises to 21 Taras, Chanted by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche 21 Tara's Uzala Mix by Gary Dyson From start to finish the Praise to the 21 Tara's is recited 3 times.   The Twenty-One…
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On Arya Tara & The 21 Taras

ON ARYA TARA & THE 21 TARAS The venerable Arya Tara is the wisdom form of all the buddhas and bodhisattvas of the ten directions. In the ultimate sense she has since primordial time attained the state of original wakefulness that…

Senge Dongma

Senge Dongma (Skt. Siṃhamukhā) —The lion-faced dakini.In the Nyingma terma tradition, she is considered as one of the many forms of Padmasambhava, specifically a secret form of Guru Rinpoche manifested to avert spiritual obstacles and negativity.May…
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All Pervasive Blessings

We all who have entered the Buddhadharma to some degree have some faith in prayer and blessings, even if we might not actually 'believe' in it.  There is some sense of devotion - a pull or call to the fully awakened state - and no little awe…
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Praises to the 21 Taras

Let me and all who need protection Enter beneath Your right-hand mudra Of granting boons, the Refuge mudra, And be relieved from every fear!From your sublime abode at the Potala O Tara – born from the green letter TAM Your crown adorned with…