The Kalachakra, or “Wheel of Time,” tantra and cycles of teachings and practices are, on the surface, well known among practitioners and those interested in. Kalachakra is a Sanskrit word made up of two terms; kala meaning “time” and chakra meaning “wheel”, literally translated into English as “Wheel of Time”. Omalaya Travel is happy to offer its customized Kalachakra tours to India to the devotees wishing to attend the precious Kalachakra

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His disciple was Lama Galo, who mastered both the Dro tradition and the Ra tradition and passed them on in a single combined lineage. In Yab-Yumthey are temporality and atemporality conjoined. Please improve this article by removing excessive or inappropriate external links, and converting useful links where appropriate lalachakra footnote references.

A Theory of Religion. The Ra tradition continued through Ra Chorab’s son and grandson, and teacjings eventually came to Lama Galo, as mentioned before. If the disciple has not actually experienced these, he or she should at least have intellectual familiarity with them and admiration for them.

The guru ripens the disciple’s psycho-physical continuum with the initiations, and the disciple meditates on the path that consists of the generation process and the completion process. The tradition’s roots are in India, but its most active history and presence has been in the monasteries of Tibet. For the initiations to be properly given and received it is necessary that both the guru and the disciple have certain qualifications.


The Outer Wheel of Time is the external world of the environment, and it is also called taechings procession of the external solar and lunar days. Likewise, the inner channels, elements, and movements of the winds are set forth as the Inner Wheels of Time. The most important of the three aspects is bodhichitta, the primary motivation for taking the initiations.

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Retrieved 2 July The general aim of tantric initiations is that through the initiations the guru ripens the disciple’s psycho-physical continuum. This initiation empowers the disciple to eliminate obstacles and to achieve the magic powers of pacification, gaining prosperity, subjugation, and destruction. Thus, the Mahayana as a whole is divided into the Paramitayana and the Mantrayana because these two have substantially different means for achieving a Buddha’s Form Body that accomplishes the aims of others.

The Kalachakra was taught by our teacher, the Buddha Shakyamuni. The Kalachakra continued to be studied and practised in India, and it was eventually introduced into Tibet.

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Saga Dawa- The Holy Month. Like a jalachakra filled to the brim, the youth realized and memorized all the tantras. A pure mind is trained away from angry, hateful and selfish thoughts. Online registration is now closed for this event. Buddhism in a Nutshell. Pursuit Buddhahood Bodhisattva Kalachakra. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

Teachings on Kalachakra

The masculine aspect of Kalachakra represents the mind of immutable bliss, while the female aspect of Vishvamatha represents the sublime empty form. There is a difference between the cause vehicle and the effect vehicle: He should know the mantras and tantras, understand reality, and be competent in composing and explaining texts”.


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The Kalachakra, which will be described below, belongs to the Unexcelled Yoga Tantra class. Deer Park Books, The Dalai Lama, Kalu Rinpocheand others have stated that the public exposition of this tantra is necessary in the current degenerate age.

The Wheel of Time: For one year he taught the general Paramitayana. In the 17th century, the government of the 5th Dalai Lama outlawed the Jonang school, closing down or forcibly converting most of its monasteries.

The Mahayana vehicle in which there is meditation on oneself as having a like aspect with the four complete purities during the period of the path of training is called “The Effect vehicle” or “The Mantrayana”. There are eleven Kalachakra initiations: Once each of us purifies our body, speech and mind, we can find inner peace.

Then he wished to learn the Kalachakra, so he went to the centre of Nepal where he continuously served the Pandit Samantashri for five years, ten months, and five days.

Then at the same time the Tathagata dwelt together with bodhisattvas and others in the great stupa, in the mandala of the sphere of phenomena.

Somanatha and Shayrabdrak translated the entire Vimalaprabha.

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