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The reason for all these cross-identifications we have given above. After his death the teachings still continue logically in his name, developing as ideas develop and absorbing that which can be absorbed without too great a conflict with the body of existing tradition.

There was never any need to introduce them, and as for the tantrasthese represent a prescribed and special form, by no means popular, based largely upon prac- tices that were already Buddhist. If one is therefore prepared to understand it, one must expect to meet with hevajrra symbolism at every turn, and this can only cease to be burdensome if one is able to see beyond the symbols to the ideas.

This, how- ever, is unconvincing, for these texts only began to have importance for Buddhism when they were brought into the hhevajra, and one may err ehvajra much by laying stress on their secrecy as their supposed popularity.

Heaven and earth are different. Journal AsiatiqueParis. In her right and left hands she holds knife and skull.

He is adorned with a diadem of five dry skulls. As a result, he made a special detour to meet me in person.

Hevajra – Wikipedia

For a week one must repeat the mantra: If one is to judge it rightly, one must see it as part of the whole context. The first group includes all those who are not followers of the tantras. In his essence he is the enunciation of the sound hum. This verse from Huineng is very famous.


This was not a conscious intention on the part of the innovators, who were primarily concerned with their own means of release. You would have gained success in your Hevajra Tantra cultivation and attained the second accomplishment. Grand Master originated from the great all illuminating radiance Vairocana.

No one can harm you after you put the realization into practice. Retrieved from ” https: Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies. There are certain very clear examples of this in 1 Id.

Their significance here is made clear below I. This is the process of which the doha-ve rses sing: They only assume a fixed form and wider popularity when some master of hevajraa literary ability and greater scholarship sets about the writing of a commentary, and the work, thereby brought to the notice of masters of equal ability in other schools, begins to extend its influence.

In fierce rites one should always end the mantra with: The actu al pattern of the mandala emplo yed and the sets o f divinities- are always a conventional expression of the ide a and so varied from school to school. Hevaja people feel that this verse demonstrates enlightenment. This last might be achieved by the practice of meditation, but the first depended upon prac- tical effort. Whenever it lists them, the Hevajra-t antra gives them in what would appear to be the normal order, yet it twice defines the Joy Innate as preceding the Jo y of Cessation I.


The Hevajra Tantra is one of the most important of all the heruka tantras. The identifications may be arbitrary and even contradictory, as one will see if one begins to apply the theory beyond the given examples of our tantra. Personally speaking, Grand Master is without fear.

True Buddha Dharma-character Treasury – Hevajra

In this hevzjra are aware of a discre- pancy existing between the tantras themselves and the exegetical works of those who later adopt them, for xadhana the latter never lose sight of the goaLwhich is self-lealization, the tantras often treat of rites in such a naive manner as to belie any esoteric intention.

It is part of the contents of some of these last works that have earned for late Indian and early Tibetan Buddhism its reputation as degenerate and depraved, a charge which while in some respects justifiable, as we shall see, remains essentially unfair for two reasons, viz.

The outer right hand wields a five pronged vajra club, the outer left hand holds a blood-filled skull-cup; the other pair of arms embrace his consort Vajravarahi rDo-rje phag-mowho is similar to him. Having pounded the chalk, mix it with the five ambrosias and kutharachinna 4 and make a small ball. T o IslamSakyamuni was as much a demon as Hevajra. In no sense are they degenerate or even inferior to the works of earlier commentators on other Buddhist texts.

Tibetan tradition would in general consider the tantras as old as the sutras y explaining their relatively late appearance by the secrecy with which they were transmitted.