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Buddha - Mahāmudrā tradition - The seed

Identifier

014160

Type of Spiritual Experience

Background

Maitrīpāda (ca 1007-1085, also known as Maitrīgupta, Advayavajra, and, to Tibetans, Maitrīpa), was a prominent Indian Buddhist Mahasiddha associated with the Mahāmudrā transmission. His main teacher was Shavaripa. His most famous student was Marpa

A description of the experience

Mahasukhaprakasa - Advayavajra

From the right perception of sunyata comes  bija (the seed).  From bija the conception of an icon is developed (function) and from that conception is derived the external representation of the icon (form)

The source of the experience

Buddha

Concepts, symbols and science items

Concepts

Atom
Egg
Form
Function

Symbols

Seed

Science Items

Activities and commonsteps

Activities

Commonsteps

References