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By Cyrus Stearns

Cyrus Stearns describes either Dolpopa's existence and his principles. prior Tibetan precedents for the Zhentong view are mentioned, in addition to Dolpopa's personal specified use of language and the most important impacts at the improvement of his arguable theories.

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476 they'd even be the imperishable vajrakāya. they might even be the vajra deities, mantras, and tantras. they might be the 5 immutable nice emptinesses, the six immutable empty drops,477 etc, and all certainly primordial phenomena resembling the last word evaṃ of the profound actual mode of truth, the last word ahaṃ , the last word haṃkṣa , the vajra lotus, Vajrasattva, vajra bhaga , vajra summit, vajra house, the tetrahedron drop, and the vajra vowels reminiscent of a and consonant-syllables corresponding to ka . 478 it might be completely flawed to reject them with the antidote. the reality of the trail could additionally really be meaningless. The attainment of Buddha will be absolutely most unlikely. Dharma and Saṅgha may even be very unlikely. This [view] additionally has limitless different faults and flaws. [Mentioning the fault of absurd results that outcome from claiming that the 2 truths are exact in essence and that saṃsāra and nirvāṇa are exact in essence, 256. 2] If the 2 truths, and saṃsāra and nirvāṇa, are exact in essence, study if it is possible or to not cut loose the sugata essence and the incidental stains! because it is possible to damage the incidental stains, is it additionally possible to ruin the sugata essence? because the incidental stains are conditioned, is the sugata essence additionally [370] conditioned? because the incidental stains are relative, is the sugata essence additionally relative? because the incidental stains are the imagined nature, is the sugata essence additionally the imagined nature? because the incidental stains are the interior and outer, is the sugata essence additionally the interior and outer? 479 because the sugata essence is absolute, are the incidental stains additionally absolute? because the sugata essence is everlasting, are the incidental stains additionally everlasting? because the sugata essence is the totally tested nature, are the incidental stains additionally the absolutely verified nature? because the sugata essence is Buddha, are the incidental stains additionally Buddha? because the sugata essence is self-arisen, are the incidental stains additionally self-arisen? because the sugata essence is primordial expertise, are the incidental stains additionally primordial understanding? because the sugata essence is omniscience, are the incidental stains additionally omniscience? because the sugata essence is the elemental house of phenomena, are the incidental stains additionally the elemental area of phenomena? because the sugata essence is excellent bliss, are the incidental stains additionally nice bliss? [371] because the sugata essence is nirvāṇa, are the incidental stains additionally nirvāṇa? because the sugata essence is the perfection of knowledge, are the incidental stains additionally the perfection of knowledge? because the sugata essence is Madhyamaka, are the incidental stains additionally Madhyamaka? because the sugata essence is empty of alternative, are the incidental stains additionally empty of alternative? because the sugata essence is the floor of vacancy, are the incidental stains additionally the floor of vacancy? because the sugata essence is the elegant different, are the incidental stains additionally the elegant different? because the sugata essence is the reality of cessation, are the incidental stains additionally the reality of cessation?

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