This book opens the way to a deeper knowledge of mahamudra - a Buddhist system of meditation on the nature of the mind.
In providing a detailed commentary on the Vajra Song of the first Jamgon Kongtrul (1813-1899) - the author elucidates the stages of ground path, and fruition for those who wish to meditate according to this system.
He traveled extensively in Asia, Europe, and North America, touching the hearts and minds of large numbers of students.
He was the founder of the Paramita Charitable Trust in India and the Rigpe Dorje Foundation, an international network of organizations concerned with furthering educational, medical, and social development in India and Nepal.
Born in Eastern Tibet in 1954, he was killed in a car accident in India in April 1992.