Publié le 15 Mai 2021

The previous chapter is here . To get back to the first beginning of this series, click here . During the winter of 1991-1992 (I don’t remember well, maybe during the Christmas vacations?), I served as an interpreter for a week or more to Chhimed Rigdzin...

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Publié le 14 Mai 2021

1.1.3.18. Shug gseb pa, a.k.a. Bla ma Ri pa, gZhon nu rin chen, gZhon nu rdo rje Klong chen pa was also a disciple of a master named Shug gseb pa. From this master he received the Three Cycles of Dohā, the Trilogy on Mountain Retreats (Ri chos skor gsum),...

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Publié le 14 Mai 2021

There are many things I remember about Chhimed Rigdzin Rinpoche, without necessarily being able to place them in a chronology - let’s say, logia from C. R. Lama, often at least as tasty in form as in content, notably because of his very peculiar English....

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Publié le 13 Mai 2021

The beginning of this biography is here . 1.1.3.16. mKhan po or mKhon pa? He followed the teachings of yet another master, whom sMyo shul mkhan po calls mkhan po, the abbot. We read mkhan po ba in the mThong ba don ldan, and mKhon pa in Glag bla. mKhon...

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Publié le 13 Mai 2021

To get back to the beginning of this series, click here . After these reflections on the “crazy wisdom” as it was constructed by Chögyam Trungpa (with a certain genius) and then used by various neo-Buddhist lamas, let’s come back to Chhimed Rigdzin Rinpoche,...

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Publié le 12 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.15.3. gZhon nu rdo rje is also a vehicle for the transmission of the Tantra of the king creator of all things (Kun byed rgyal po) The Lo rgyus rin chen phreng ba (p. 70) does...

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Publié le 12 Mai 2021

To get back to the start of this series, click here . A few words to try to explain in what spirit I try to report my memories of this curious figure who has left a deep imprint on my soul. First of all, I wish to make him known to those who, by force...

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Publié le 11 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.14. gZhon nu rdo rje 1.1.3.14.1 Teachings received from this master The mThong ba don ldan reports that he spent six years studying at gSang phu, which brings us to 1332. It is...

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Publié le 11 Mai 2021

The previous chapter can be read here . To get back to the start of this series, click here . A few days after the rather disconcerting interview I reported in the previous chapter, the lama’s main French translator had to go back to his duties – so I...

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Publié le 10 Mai 2021

To get back to the start of this series, please click here . After a vague overview of the situation of Buddhism in France at the end of the 1980s, let's come back to Chhimed Rigdzin Rinpoche and how I got to know him. Guy Serre, mentioned in the previous...

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