THE HEART TREASURE OF THE ENLIGHTENED ONES: The Practice of View, Meditation, and Action
Commentary by Dilgo Khyentse Translated by The Padmakara Translation Group
Shambhala Publications: Boston, 1992.
260 pp., $15.00 (paperback).
There’s no time, no time!
There’s no time to rest!
When suddenly death is upon
you, what will you do?
Now you’d better start practicing
the sublime Dharma right away;
Now, quick, hurry-recite the
“This discourse,”-says the conclusion of this newly translated book by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche-“was written by that ragged old fellow Apu Hralpo, ablaze with the five poisons.”
Apu is a Tibetan honorific. Hralpo more or less means dressed like a bum. And “ablaze” means-accord ing to one meditation mastertransforming the poisons of ignorance, hatred, and so on.
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