By Rangdrol Lama Gyaltsen, Gerd Manusch (ed)
The Crystal Necklace
The basic directions for elimination the Darkness
from to the Oral Transmission of Zhangzhung
Yogic Dzogchen Practices of the Oral Transmission of Zhangzhung Nyengyü
According to the Experiential Transmission of Rangdrol Lama Gyaltsen
With the sort support of
Menri Lopön Trinle Nyima Rinpoche
Translated by way of Gerd Manusch
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However, according to Lopon Tendzin Namdak Rinpoche the same sequence of the elements as during the daytime - space, fire, earth, wind and water- is applied. Thus, the respective time periods for the twelve night hours related to the elements are: space 7-9 pm, fire 9-11pm, earth 11pm-1 am, wind 1-3 am, water 3-7 am. 36 Then, having expelled the stale vital energies nine times one trains in the magical movements of the fierce lady’s instructions on heat and all (three) magical movements of the `Chinese Lady Weaving Silk´, practicing three, five or nine sessions a day.
This concludes the instructions for the practice of the subtle channels and vital energies together with the magical movements according to one’s understanding of the time periods of the vital energies of the five elements. ITHI! SAMAYA!! Thus it is! Keep your commitments by keeping it secret! 37 XI. Progression through the Application of Gazes According to the Oral Transmission108 As for the progression (in the practice of the clear light or thögal through the application) of the gazes at the moment when the essential energy spheres rise, first of all both eyes should be kept equally gazing straight (at the visions and appearances of the essential energy spheres.
Here it says ‘one month and ten days’ (tha ma zla ba gcig dang zhag bcus) but generally it is said to be forty-nine days as one counts a lunar month of 28 days plus 21 days or altogether seven weeks (7x7= 49). 90 This is one of the eleven virtuous mental factors (sems byung dge ba, kuzalacaitta): (1) faith (dad pa, zraddhA); (2) shame (ngo tsha shes pa, hrI); (3) embarrassment (khrel yod pa, apatrApya); (4) non-attachment (ma chags pa, alobha); (5) non-hatred (zhe sdang med pa, adveSa); (6) non-ignorance (gti mug med pa, amoha); (7) (brtson 'grus, diligence, kuzala-utsAha, yatna); (8) pliancy (shin tu sbyangs pa, prasrabdhi); (9) conscientiousness (bag yod pa, apramAda); (10) equanimity (btang snyoms, upekSA); (11) non-harmfulness (rnam par mi 'tshe ba, avihiMsA).
The Crystal Necklace - The Primary Instructions for Removing the Darkness by Rangdrol Lama Gyaltsen, Gerd Manusch (ed)