Daily Wisdom / Ocean of Dharma

Vajrayana is Not Ordinary

It is considered criminal to teach vajrayana, or tantric Buddhism, by presenting it as ordinary. Students should first be taught hinayana and mahayana, the earlier teachings, and only then should they be shown the path of vajrayana. There needs to be immense respect for the hinayana practice of meditation, or shamatha-vipashyana, and for the practice … Continue reading