Kawa Peltsek – The Fully Accomplished Translator of Shantideva
Treasury of Lives

Kawa Peltsek – The Fully Accomplished Translator of Shantideva

Kawa Peltsek was one of the twenty five disciples of Guru Rinpoche. For the full biography, visit his page on the Treasury of Lives site. He is mentioned in many books in English as he was one of the great translators during this formative period. He was responsible for translating key texts including Shantideva’s Bodhicharyavatara. … Continue reading

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The Practice of Lojong: Cultivating Compassion through Training the Mind, by Traleg Kyabgon The lojong slogans—those fabric-softeners of the heart—have been the focus of much attention in the West the past couple decades, with good reason. They’re a particularly effective practice for disciplining the mind in a way that makes compassion bloom. But they’re sometimes … Continue reading