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Tibetan Sacred Music


1 CD, 62 minutes
12 page booklet

#DM001 - $15.98

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Tibetan Treasures
Snow Lion Publications



Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche
The Chöd Feasts

From the Cycle of the Wrathful Black Dakini, T'hröma Nagmo, A Treasure of Dudjom Lingpa

Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche voice,
chöd drum, bell and kangling horn

Recorded December 1999

About this Teacher:
Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche

His Eminence Chagdud Tulku
Rinpoche -- meditation master,
teacher and artist -- held many
great lineages of the Nyingma
tradition of Vajrayana Buddhism
from Tibet: the Dudjom, Khyentse, Apong Terton,
Khenpo Ngaga, Padgyal Lingpa
and Longchen Nyingt'hig. Founder of Chagdud Gonpa Foundation and Chagdud Gonpa Brasil, he wrote several books of Buddhism and the path of meditation including, Life in Relation to Death, Gates
to Buddhist Practice
and his
Lord of the


Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche's reputation as one of the great T'hröma singers was widespread in Asia. This digital recording made near the end of his life presents a rare opportunity to hear this great master of the T'hröma Chöd.

Rinpoche writes in the liner notes, "Traditionally in Tibet, a person would be required to have empowerment in order to learn and practice the Chöd Feasts as these are profound teachings from the Great Perfection. But this practice is known as "t'hod drol" which means that it possesses the quality of liberating upon hearing. I am releasing this recording openly because of this potential to benefit beings in this way."

Chöd is a method for overcoming hope and fear through the cultivation of supreme generosity.

12 Page Booklet Includes:

  • A Synopsis of Dudjom Lingpa's
  • Chagdud Rinpoche speaks about his
    experience with this practice in an
    excerpt from his autobiography,
    Lord of the Dance
  • Instructions on the Chöd Practice
    by Chagdud Rinpoche
  • Photographs of Chagdud Rinpoche
    performing Chöd in the 1970s and 1990s
  • Line Drawings of Dudjom Lingpa
    and the deity, T'hröma Nagmo
  • T'hanka image of T'hröma Nagmo
  • Short History of Chagdud Gonpa in
    Tibet, the United States and Brazil
    with color photographs
  • Bilingual edition in English and Portuguese

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