Padma Karpo Translation Committee
Teachings on Definitions and Valid Cognition

Commentary to The Miraculous Key:
View PDF The PDF file here contains a commentary by the Kagyu khenpo, Khenpo Tsultrim Gyatso, to his own text, The Miraculous Key which Opens a Door to "The Treasury of Knowledge" and Sums Up the Reasonings in "The Ocean of Texts on Reasoning".  The text was written for beginners wanting to study reasoning and valid cognition.  It sums up Jamgon Kongtrul’s Treasury of Knowledge and Karmapa Chodrak Gyatso’s Ocean of Texts on Reasoning.  In this text, the khenpo gives a commentary to sections of The Miraculous Key which present definitions and the basics of valid cognition and reasoning.  The text will be extremely useful to anyone wanting to study Buddhism more closer and will be especially useful to translators, because of their need to know these definitions.  Compiled by Lotsawa Tony Duff from the teachings heard in person.

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An explanation of the Three Characters of Mind Only:
View PDF The PDF file here contains teachings by the Kagyu khenpo, Khenpo Tsultrim Gyatso on the Three Characters of Mind Only.  The text will be extremely useful to anyone wanting to get some clarification of what these are and more knowledge of Mind Only school in general.  Includes the Tibetan text of the talk, which is simple and would be useful for anyone trying to learn more dharma Tibetan.  Introduction by Lotsawa Tony Duff.  Includes TibetD format file of the Tibetan text for the convenience of those using our software.

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