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An Explanation of the Avalokiteśvara Sādhana Called All-Pervading Benefit of Beings
Teacher: His Holiness the 43rd Sakya Trizin Gyana Vajra Rinpoche,
Venue: Online Teaching,
Year: 2021

His Holiness the 43rd Sakya Trizin, Gyana Vajra Rinpoche bestowed this teaching online, at the request of Sakya Kachod Choling (Sakya Society) on July 10, 2021.

The sadhana composed by the Mahāsiddha Thangtong Gyalpo, is one of the most popular Avalokitesvara practices in Tibet. In this teaching, His Holiness explains the sadhana and, along the way, shares some advice drawing on his personal experiences. He prompts us to review ourselves and to ponder whether our practice is genuine. At the end of the teaching, His Holiness speaks briefly about how we can view difficult circumstances—such as a pandemic—with wisdom.

Source: Sakya Kachod Choling Youtube

If there is a practice that encompasses the essence of all Dharma and is simple yet when practiced accordingly, one will obtain results—would you be interested in such practice?

Why do sādhanas always emphasize on the preliminary practices such as taking refuge, compassion, and so on? What are the main differences between a master and a beginner?

In this teaching, His Holiness introduced a simple but powerful sadhana practice to us in detail. One may find the answers to the above questions in this text.