By Thrangu Rinpoche, Geshe Lharampa, Peter Roberts
Sri Satguru courses a religious Biography Of Rechungpa: in line with The Radiance Of knowledge, The lifestyles And Liberation Of The Ven. Rechung Dorje Drak
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Upon seeing these seven -33- A Spiritual Biography of Rechungpa robbers Rechungpa suddenly remembered that Milarepa had told him that he should circumambulate his cave and do a hundred prostrations and mandala offerings and he had forgotten to do it. " He closed his eyes and meditated on Milarepa being on top of his head and he prayed to him. Then it seemed to become very quiet and when he opened his eyes, instead of seven robbers he saw seven yogis. These yogis said to him, "Who are you? Where do you come from?
And many people came to see him and he received many offerings. Then he went with his pupil Rinchen Drak to see the Nepalese master Asu to receive some mahamudra teachings. Asu gave a lot of very, very detailed teachings called the "white instructions," the "red instructions," and the "black instructions" of mahamudra. He gave instructions from sunrise to sunset and through the night because the explanations and commentaries were so long and detailed. Rechungpa found it very difficult to actually put these instructions into practice and found the actual meditation quite awkward and difficult.
They went to Lhasa where they met Lama Pakpo, the Nepalese guru and asked for teachings from him. He taught them the sacred dohas of Saraha and the mahamudra instructions. Then in accordance with Milarepa's prophecy, they went to Yarlung Valley. RECHUNGPA AT YARLUNG VALLEY Before they left Lama Pakpo told them, "These mahamudra instructions are very special and very important. You should practice them well. Tibetans are always receiving teachings from very high teachers, but no one else has these mahamudra instructions but me.