Did the Buddha practice magic? Did Padmasambhava practice magic? Do Tibetan Lamas practice magic? Before we can understand what magic means in the context of the Buddhist teaching and its practice, we must ask what magic means to us here in the West.
This book is based on meditation seminars of Lama Vajranatha given in Europe over the past years. The appendix provides an interlinear translation of the text of “The Rainfall of Blessings,” by Mipham Rinpoche, together with the accompanying Ganapuja practice.