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Mantra Music: Buddha Weekly’s Mantra Collection 2 – Guru Rinpoche, Vajrakilaya, Hayagriva, Amitabha, more…

A superb collection of 10 advanced Vajrayana Buddhist Mantras and Dharanis, chanted beautifully in Sanskrit, including Vajra Guru Padmasambhava's miraculous mantra and 7-line Dharani, Amitabha's Long Life Pureland Dharani, plus the powerful mantras of Vajrakilaya, Hayagriva, Kalachakra Sahaja Deva, White Tara, Ushnisha Vijaya, Parnashavari and Black Tara! The entire collection as a...
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Mantra Music: Yellow Tara Enriching Mantras Chanted in Sanskrit by Buddha Weekly

Mother Tara, the activity of all the Buddhas, emanates in yellow and golden forms in the lineage of Lord Atisha's 21 Taras, each with a mantra and a particular focus on Enriching activities: enriching life force, enriching our resources and auspiciousness, enriching our circumstances. Enjoy the Buddha Weekly Yellow Tara Enriching Mantras...
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Vajrasattva 100 Syllable Mantra

In Buddhism, all practice can be considered purification. Whether we are practicing the Eightfold Path taught by Shakyamuni Buddha, or the five transformations of the Five Dhyani Buddhas, or a Yidam meditation in personal practice, all of these are ultimately purification of the ten poisons, our five aggregates or senses, our past...
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Ultimate Purity as a Practice: Vajrasattva – the only practice most people need and the most powerful healing and purification method in Vajrayana Buddhism

 
Vajrasattva Statue "thangka painted."
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In Buddhism, all practice can be considered purification. Whether we are practicing the Eightfold Path taught by Shakyamuni Buddha, or the five transformations of the Five Dhyani Buddhas, or a Yidam meditation in personal practice, all of these are ultimately purification of the...
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Supporting Members Video: Kalachakra Mantra Chanted Sanskrit for 1 Hour Helps Overcomes all Obstacles

Kalachakra Sahaja Heruka literally translates in English as the Wheel of Time Hero. Kalachakra is one of the most important deities in Vajrayana Buddhism — one that represents the highest form of the Buddha, and a practice that can help us overcome our obstacles. Chant along now, the powerful mantra of Kalachakra...
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Cundi Bodhisattva Dharani Sutra

Cundi Cunda Mother of Seven Million Buddhas, in her 18 armed form is moon white.
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For Recitation and Merit The Sūtra of the Great Cundi Dharaṇi, the Heart of the Mother of Seven Million Buddhas, is a teaching from Shakyamuni Buddha that expresses the compassionate essence of the...
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Practical Guide to Akshobhya Buddha and Vajra Family with Sadhana: Purifying Practices and Wisdom Insights For Modern Buddhists

Akshobhya Buddha holding the Vajra symbol. He is Buddha of the East who transforms anger with the Wisdom of Reflection.
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Why is Akshobhya Buddha the very face of peace? Why is the focus of the Vajra family of Akshobhya Buddha the poison of Anger? Which wisdom is central...
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Supporting Member Video: Eight Praises to Vajravarahi / Vajrayogini in Sanskrit Chanted By Yoko Dharma for 1 Meditative Hour

Yoko Dharma chants the glorious eight lines of praise to Vajra yogini Vajravarahi in Sanskrit with beautiful meditative images. Video : https://vimeo.com/945575607?share=copy OM NAMO BHAGAVATE BAGAVATE BAGAVATE VAJRA VARAHI BAM HUM HUM PHAT OM NAMO ARYA  APARA-JITE  TRAI-LOKYA  MATI VIDYESHVARI HUM HUM PHAT OM NAMO SARVA BHUTA BHAYA  VAHE MAHA VAJRA HUM...
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Akshobhya’s Magic City: Lotus Chapter 7, Metaphor of Expedient Means and Shunyata

In chapter 7 of the Lotus Sutra, Buddha tells the story of Akshobhya using expedient means to manifest a magical city to save some weary travellers on a dangerous road. The dangerous road represents Samsara, and the city represents "expedient teaching means" of the Buddha.
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The Lotus Sutra,...
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Avalokiteshvara Universal Gate Sutra

The quality of Compassion is embodied in Guanyin (Kuan Shi Yin, Avalokiteshvara, Chenrezig)
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Glorious Avalokiteshvara is immediately synonymous with the word Bodhisattva, the quintessential superhero savior. In Chapter twenty-five of the wondrous Lotus Sutra, Shakyamuni Buddha makes it clear that Avalokiteshvara rescues all beings who call the name...
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NEW – Spread the Dharma Free Dharma Downloads of Sutras, Dharanis, Pujas, Sadhanas, Teaching Texts and More

PDF Dharma Downloads new in our Special Section here>>
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Buddha Weekly’s hard-working volunteers create educational Buddha Dharma content in multiple formats and multiple languages — to help us “Spread the Dharma.” We remain committed with new content every week in online features, Dharma download PDF resources, videos, podcasts,...
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Amitabha Dharani

Amitabha Pureland Dharani for removal of obstacles The benefits of reciting the Amitabha Dharani, according to Sutra, are included in the full name of this mantra — “Dhāraṇī for pulling out the fundamental cause of karmic obstacles and obtaining rebirth in the Pure Lands” (Chinese: 拔一切業障根本得生淨土陀羅尼). It is also known as Pure...
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Tara, Mother of all Buddhas

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Loving face of the Mother of All Buddhas Green Tara. Detail from art by Ben Christian.
Karma Mother

How does Tara Help?

Tara, like any Mother, is ready to jump to our aid, even in mundane areas of life. She is the “practical Buddha” — the “Karma Mother” — the Buddha most active in our lives. Her Sanskrit name translates as “a star by which to navigate” — and like a star, she is always with us whenever we look for her.

Tara 6 Tara Victorious Over Three Worlds Trailokya Vijaya Tara.
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21 Taras Mantra Video Playlist

An entire playlist of every one of the mantras for the 21 Taras. Don't miss the amazing Tara mantra chanting of Yoko Dharma for the each Tara of the 21 Taras according to Surya Gupta lineage. One video with many repetitions and visualized images for each Tara. The final video is the English-translated 21 Praises to Tara sung in English.

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