Fledgling Garuda seeking out the ends of space.

Once one realizes the state of what simply is, view, meditation and fruit are one. Primordially whole and complete, one does not seek origins . Absent negation and proof, mind is effort-free.

Likewise, Vehicle Commentary states: Within the view, open awareness, there is neither [the effort of] taking up nor putting aside.

It follows that […]

This understanding itself is a consciousness, whereas primordial wisdom is not.

Lopon Tenzin Namdak, in oral commentary, further enriches the point:

New understanding arises on the basis of scripture and so on, but self-arisen primordial wisdom does not newly arise. This [new] understanding itself is a consciousness, whereas primordial wisdom is not. It [new understanding] is like a shepherd, keeping track of sheep and bringing them […]

Pervasive open awareness is the clarity that pervades everything

Pervasive open awareness (khyab rig) is the clarity that pervades everything, the base which is a union of clarity and emptiness. Contemplative open awareness (bsam rig) is an open awareness that in meditation is aware of the abiding condition and in other contexts does not see (it).

Primordial open awareness (ye rig) is, whether one […]

Scripture of the View Burning Like Fire

Scripture of the View Burning Like Fire (iTa ba me liar ‘bar ba’i lung) says:

In the scriptural heart of Samantabhadra

[Imputing] the existence and nonexistence to experience are both faults.

Noncontradiction of these is the superior meaning.

There is neither effort, definiteness, nor conceptuality in clarity

Within equality is excellence

The theme of indefiniteness […]

The Compassionate Prophecy Scripture

The Compassionate Prophecy Scripture (Thugs rje lung bstan lung) says:

As for the base, the actual base of everything, which is indefinite, Itself is explained as the ultimate definitive meaning…. Because all bon-phenomena are definite in only being free from elaborations, there is no fault of indefiniteness. Because bon-nature itself is definite in not being […]