Vajra Armor works!!

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Vajra Armor works!!

Postby Fa Dao » Thu Oct 24, 2013 2:52 pm

Hey everybody..thought I would share. Got into a gnarly motorcycle accident. Car pulled in front of me and I hit it going around 40 mph. No helmet. Got launched through the air and hit the pavement. Knocked me out cold. Ambulance rushed me to the hospital. Long story short although I feel like hammered shit there were no serious injuries. ER Docs couldn't believe I was in one piece and I was able to walk (very slowly) out of the ER. I truly believe it was due to me doing the Vajra Armor 3 day retreat that Rinpoche gave me a while back and making the amulet that I wear all the time. Rinpoche Rocks!! So, if you have the time to do that retreat..do it if you can.
"But if you know how to observe yourself, you will discover your real nature, the primordial state, the state of Guruyoga, and then all will become clear because you will have discovered everything"-Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche

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Postby Simon E. » Thu Oct 24, 2013 3:00 pm

Rinpoche do rock indeed. :thumbsup:
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Postby heart » Thu Oct 24, 2013 4:33 pm

Fa Dao wrote:Hey everybody..thought I would share. Got into a gnarly motorcycle accident. Car pulled in front of me and I hit it going around 40 mph. No helmet. Got launched through the air and hit the pavement. Knocked me out cold. Ambulance rushed me to the hospital. Long story short although I feel like hammered shit there were no serious injuries. ER Docs couldn't believe I was in one piece and I was able to walk (very slowly) out of the ER. I truly believe it was due to me doing the Vajra Armor 3 day retreat that Rinpoche gave me a while back and making the amulet that I wear all the time. Rinpoche Rocks!! So, if you have the time to do that retreat..do it if you can.


Thank you for sharing but please wear a helmet next time!

/magnus
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"Even though you have recognized your essence, if you do not get accustomed to it,
You will be carried away by the enemy of thoughts, like a small child in a battle field.
So long as you are not free from the limitations of accepting and rejecting,
That long will you not recognize the view of the innermost secret heart-essence."

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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby ngodrup » Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:44 pm

Put an amulet on your helmet.

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Postby Arjan Dirkse » Fri Nov 29, 2013 2:23 pm

Either that or you were amazingly lucky.

Next time you get in an acident and you die, you won' t be here to tell people it didn' t work.

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Postby Snovid » Fri Nov 29, 2013 3:17 pm

I truly believe it was due to me doing the Vajra Armor 3 day retreat that Rinpoche gave me a while back and making the amulet that I wear all the time. Rinpoche Rocks!! So, if you have the time to do that retreat.


I do not understand.
ChNN book says that we do not need to do anything
any preparation or visualization
simply recite VA mantra,nothing more.

I would ask the master about the amulet
if I'm not able to personally meet with him?

Or maybe someone of you has the opportunity to meet this year Rinpoche
and could ask for a amulet for me?
I am from Poland I use google translator I do not know English

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Postby Fa Dao » Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:27 pm

Snowid..I emailed you...
"But if you know how to observe yourself, you will discover your real nature, the primordial state, the state of Guruyoga, and then all will become clear because you will have discovered everything"-Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche

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Postby Fa Dao » Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:36 pm

Ngodrup...or I could tattoo it on my arm... :D
"But if you know how to observe yourself, you will discover your real nature, the primordial state, the state of Guruyoga, and then all will become clear because you will have discovered everything"-Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche

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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby narraboth » Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:53 pm

very happy that you had this good luck, but...

1. as someone mentioned, if it didn't work, you won't have chance to tell us. i am not sure if you can link it to that. Maybe your life force just hasn't finished.
2. it is wrong to ride a motobike without a helmet, period.

I am sure Vajra Armor works somehow, but next time it might work as helping you not to go to lower realms.
still not a bad thing though.

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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby Adamantine » Fri Nov 29, 2013 4:57 pm

narraboth wrote:2. it is wrong to ride a motobike without a helmet, period.


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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby pemachophel » Fri Nov 29, 2013 9:04 pm

The Vajra Armor amulet is truly miraculous. It's great that you had/have one.

However, as a biker myself, I strongly urge you to wear a helmet every time you ride. I've gone down on bikes myself and, at least once, I know I would've fractured my skull without my helmet. You dress for the crash, not for the ride. Just as in your case, you never know when something is going to come out of nowhere and cause you to hit the pavement.

:namaste: and keep the shiny side up.
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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby Silent Bob » Fri Nov 29, 2013 11:44 pm

If you knew Fa Dao like I do, you'd know you can't tell him anything!

Chris
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Postby dzogchungpa » Fri Nov 29, 2013 11:46 pm

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Postby heart » Sat Nov 30, 2013 9:32 am

Silent Bob wrote:If you knew Fa Dao like I do, you'd know you can't tell him anything!

Chris


:smile:

/magnus
We are all here to help each other go through this, whatever it is.
~Kurt Vonnegut

"To reject practice by saying, 'it is conceptual!' is the path of fools. A tendency of the inexperienced and something to be avoided."
- Longchenpa

"Even though you have recognized your essence, if you do not get accustomed to it,
You will be carried away by the enemy of thoughts, like a small child in a battle field.
So long as you are not free from the limitations of accepting and rejecting,
That long will you not recognize the view of the innermost secret heart-essence."

-Longchenpa

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Re: Vajra Armor works!!

Postby Fa Dao » Sun Dec 01, 2013 3:08 am

Silent Bob..are you being a persnickety old curmudgeon again?? :rolling:
"But if you know how to observe yourself, you will discover your real nature, the primordial state, the state of Guruyoga, and then all will become clear because you will have discovered everything"-Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche


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