Accessing tantric sutras

As Tantra often involves vows and samaya related to secret practice, this sub-forum has been created where Vajrayana practitioners can pose questions, and any of our members or staff can reply confidentially by PM.
Punya
Posts: 921
Joined: Thu Dec 20, 2012 10:50 pm

Accessing tantric sutras

Postby Punya » Sun Jul 20, 2014 3:21 am

In the tantra section of the 84000 website it says:

Some of the texts in this section (but by no means all of them) are nevertheless, according to some traditions, only studied with authorization and after suitable preliminaries.

(The full text from the website is here http://read.84000.co/#sectionDescription)

Generally speaking which buddhist tantric sutras are ok to access without authorisation and which aren't?
We pray for the good health of the teachers
We pray for their precious lives to be long
We pray for their activities to spread and increase
May we be blessed never to part from the teachers. ~Dudjom Rinpoche

Return to “Buddhist Tantra Talk”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 5 guests