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Nīlakaṇṭha Dhāranī & Uṣṇīṣa Dhāraṇī

Postby Jainarayan » Tue Aug 06, 2013 5:41 pm

I use Sanskrit transliterated copies and recite them occasionally. I read that they are very powerful and beneficial. Does anyone recite or chant them, and if so how often?
Worthy, wise and virtuous: Who is energetic and not indolent, in misfortune unshaken,
flawless in manner and intelligent, such one will honor gain. - Digha Nikaya III 273
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Re: Nīlakaṇṭha Dhāranī & Uṣṇīṣa Dhāraṇī

Postby conebeckham » Tue Aug 06, 2013 7:13 pm

Ushinisha Vijaya? In Tibetan, "Namgyalma?"

Or Ushnisha Sitapatatra? Or....Ushnisha Vimale?
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Re: Nīlakaṇṭha Dhāranī & Uṣṇīṣa Dhāraṇī

Postby Jainarayan » Tue Aug 06, 2013 7:39 pm

Vijaya... I forgot to specify.
Worthy, wise and virtuous: Who is energetic and not indolent, in misfortune unshaken,
flawless in manner and intelligent, such one will honor gain. - Digha Nikaya III 273
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Postby conebeckham » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:08 pm

Ushnisha Vijaya daily, for me...along with Vajravidarana dharani. Don't know Nilakantha, as it's not something my teachers have emphasized.
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Postby Jainarayan » Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:30 pm

Great, thanks. :smile:
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