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ཐ་མལ་གྱི་ཤེས་པ་
tha mal gyi shes pa


Tsadra Research Library Glossaries

  1. Callahan, E., Dwags po bkra shis rnam rgyal, Karmapa, 9th. Moonbeams of Mahāmudrā (Callahan) (2019)
       |  English: ordinary mind
  2. Harding, S., Canti, J., Fletcher, W., Sheehy, M., Duckworth, D., Willock, N., Ronis, J., Barstow, G., Holmes-Tagchungdarpa, A., Gayley, H., Schapiro, J., Draszczyk, M., Deroche, M.. A Gathering of Brilliant Moons (2017)
       |  Definition: Ordinary mind.
  3. Callahan, E., Karmapa, 3rd, 'jam mgon kong sprul. The Profound Inner Principles (2015)
       |  English: ordinary mind
  4. Brunnhölzl, K., Asaṅga, Maitreya. When the Clouds Part (2015)
       |  Sanskrit:
    • prākṛtajñāna   |  English: ordinary mind
  5. Charrier, C., Dwags po bkra shis rnam rgyal. Rayons de lune (2010)
       |  French: conscience ordinaire
  6. Brunnhölzl, K.. Straight from the Heart (2007)
       |  English: ordinary mind
  7. Garry, R., Dudjom Rinpoche. Wisdom Nectar (2005)
       |  English: ordinary knowing, ordinary awareness, ordinary mind
  8. Montenegro, M., Kalu Rinpoche. Luminous Mind (1997)
       |  English: ordinary mind
  9. Nālandā Translation Committee, Trungpa, Chögyam. The Rain of Wisdom (1980)
       |  English: ordinary mind   |  Definition: A key term in vajrayāna referring to the naked simplicity of things as they are, raw and rugged. Here there is nothing to abandon and nothing to cultivate. It is synonomous with the fourth moment (S: vilakṣaṇa; T: mtsan-nyid-dang-bral-ba) which cuts through the web of past, present, and future.

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English Glossaries

Rangjung Yeshe Dictionary Rangjung Yeshe Tibetan-English Dharma Dictionary 3.0 <br> by Erik Pema Kunsang (2003)

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Hopkins Glossary 2015 The Uma Institute for Tibetan Studies Tibetan-Sanskrit-English Dictionary (Version: June 2015) <br> Jeffrey Hopkins, Editor. <br> Paul Hackett, Contributor and Technical Editor. <br> Contributors: Nathaniel Garson, William Magee, Andres Montano, John Powers, Craig Preston, Joe Wilson, Jongbok Yi <br> A PDF version of this dictionary is available for download at: www.uma-tibet.org

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Hopkins Definitions 2015 The Uma Institute for Tibetan Studies Tibetan-Sanskrit-English Dictionary (Version: June 2015) <br> Jeffrey Hopkins, Editor. <br> Paul Hackett, Contributor and Technical Editor. <br> Contributors: Nathaniel Garson, William Magee, Andres Montano, John Powers, Craig Preston, Joe Wilson, Jongbok Yi <br> A PDF version of this dictionary is available for download at: www.uma-tibet.org

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Hopkins Divisions 2015 The Uma Institute for Tibetan Studies Tibetan-Sanskrit-English Dictionary (Version: June 2015) <br> Jeffrey Hopkins, Editor. <br> Paul Hackett, Contributor and Technical Editor. <br> Contributors: Nathaniel Garson, William Magee, Andres Montano, John Powers, Craig Preston, Joe Wilson, Jongbok Yi <br> A PDF version of this dictionary is available for download at: www.uma-tibet.org

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Hopkins Others' English 2015 The Uma Institute for Tibetan Studies Tibetan-Sanskrit-English Dictionary (Version: June 2015) <br> Jeffrey Hopkins, Editor. <br> Paul Hackett, Contributor and Technical Editor. <br> Contributors: Nathaniel Garson, William Magee, Andres Montano, John Powers, Craig Preston, Joe Wilson, Jongbok Yi <br> A PDF version of this dictionary is available for download at: www.uma-tibet.org

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Hopkins Synonyms 1992 note No direct match. 0 total match(es)
Tsepak Rigdzin note No direct match. 0 total match(es)
Richard Barron's glossary Richard Barron's glossary. <br> © Copyright 2002 by Turquoise Dragon Media Services. <br> Source: Rangjung Yeshe Tibetan-English Dharma Dictionary 3.0 (2003)

completely ordinary/ simple awareness

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Tibetan-Tibetan dictionary

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Tibetan-Sanskrit dictionary

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(Related) Verb Forms

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ཐ་མལ་གྱི་ཤེས་པ
ordinary mind [JV]

Ordinary mind. Not the ordinary state of mind in an unenlightened person but 'ordinary' in the sense of one's present wakefulness not being fabricated, altered or corrected in any way [RY]

completely ordinary/ simple awareness [RB]

ordinary mind [mahamudra technical term for unfabricated/genuine perception the enlightened essence, the natural mind, basic state] [IW]

ordinary mind; a Mahamudra term describing the enlightened essence, the natural / ordinary mind, basic state. don tha mal gyi shes pa rjen pa la in the nakedness of true ordinary mind [RY]

  • enlightened essence, the natural/ ordinary mind, basic state [IW]