Collection of Jewels Sutra

Collection of Jewels Sutra […]

Scripture of the Blissful Samantabhadra – The single nature of the mind renounces nothing

Scripture of the Blissful Samantabhadra says:

Once hatred is renounced, love cannot be revealed

The single nature of the mind renounces nothing.

Once ignorance is renounced, wisdom cannot be revealed

The single nature of the mind renounces nothing.

Once desire is renounced, generosity cannot be revealed

The single nature of the mind renounces nothing.

Erroneous conception of means of knowledge and objects of knowledge is similar to the erroneous conception of things in a dream

But the real nature of things is not known by analyzing them mentally. It is now known, just as the existence of a cloth part from the [constituting] threads is not known

This is no reason [to think so] since it contradicts [experience]

Because [the properties] depend [for their existence] on that [real nature], it […]

Spontaneously Complete Open Awareness Tantra

Spontaneously Complete Open Awareness Tantra (Rigpa Ihun rdzogs rgyud):

From the Conquerors’ mandala to the golden mat of cyclic existence

All samsara and nirvana

Are just the spontaneous heart essence

In whose self-appearance, whether pure or erroneous,

There is not even one iota of movement from that [spontaneous essence].

We wander the six realms of rebirth Incurring various dissatisfactions

We wander the six realms of rebirth Incurring various dissatisfactions […]