This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
Three Purifications of Shri Heruka
The Yoga of the Three Purifications of
Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition Education Services
Shri Heruka Drawing by Andy Weber
And above all. the bodhisattvas. which is without origin or end. Dharma. together with their entourages. From the HUM. from which appears a white five-pronged vajra. which becomes a white lotus. at all times. which transforms into a moon cushion. but last for a very long time. . Constance Miller. Within the sphere of emptiness. Upon that. And then I shall lead all of them To Heruka’s supreme state. In all of the three vehicles. Upon it is a syllable AH. Thubten Tsapel (Hans van den Bogaert). in the nature of bliss and emptiness is a white syllable HUM. heroines. and Sangha. (3x) Vajrasattva Meditation OM SVABHAVA SHUDDHA SARVA DHARMA SVABHAVA SHUDDHO HAM By nature everything is emptiness. Refuge and Bodhichitta At all times I take refuge In Buddha. Lightly edited by Ven. Who abide in the twenty-four special places of this world. marked by a white HUM at its center. Never be distracted from helping us always. And may this passage for those who want liberation. (3x) Vajrasattva Drawing by Robert Beer I myself will become Heruka For the sake of all living beings. In the great beings. In the dakinis of secret mantra yoga. Colophon: Translated by Ven. March 2002. In the heroes. And who possess all-pervading power to help us accomplish this method. and empowering goddesses. Shri Heruka May the heroes and yoginis.2 Heruka Chakrasamvara Three Purifications of Shri Heruka 11 The Yoga of the Three Purifications of May intensive dedication to the teachings and practice of Heruka increase. I take refuge in my spiritual master. Crossed by tens of millions of powerful yogis. light rays radiate in all directions. accomplishing the two purposes. Never decline. FPMT Education Department. on the crown of my head appears a syllable PAM.
although insubstantial like a rainbow. At the crown. The Seven-Limb Prayer I prostrate to you. blazes throughout the three realms. He has one face and two hands holding vajra and bell. With clouds of offerings. inviting all the victorious ones. they hold aloft vases filled with transcendental wisdom nectar. The pure realms of those who accomplish the supreme path. And there may I quickly complete it. the sound of pleasant music. My guru is flawless conch-white like crystal. Once more lights shine forth from the HUMs. inviting the empowering deities. May I. Then at the end of the clear light of death. excited and confused HUM HUM PHAT. brilliant as a hundred thousand suns. Which is a remarkable mandala of innate bliss and void. JAH HUM BAM HO Light radiates from the heart. and heart are the three immutable deities in the aspect of white. Adamantine Pride. Their pure commitments. I bow down to Vajra Varahi. one with my root guru who is the epitome of all refuges. His two feet are locked in an immovable full vajra posture. and blue syllables respectively. at the time of death. my supreme exalted guru. And lead every one of them To Heruka’s supreme state. I request you all to bestow upon them the actual empowerment. The light rays reabsorb into the HUM. and their entourage. On his lap is the consort Dorje Nyem-ma. which becomes the mighty and glorious Vajrasattva. fills infinite realms. Holding curved knife and skullcup. May I be led to the pure land of the dakinis. The excess nectar overflows from their crown openings and transforms into Akshobhya.10 OM You conquer all that makes dull. the Consort. The protector possessing the great unification of method and wisdom. the consort who overpowers lust OM HUM HUM PHAT. throat. By the truth of the undeceived goddesses. Heruka Chakrasamvara Three Purifications of Shri Heruka 3 Praises and Requests Glorious Heruka. with a sublime wisdom perception unerringly encompassing all beings. . red. Dedication and Verses of Auspiciousness May I myself become Heruka For the sake of all living beings. May the goddesses support us. With thousands of blue light rays. They merge into the pair and become inseparably one. Their bodies diffuse transparent light which. OM SARVA TATHAGATA ABHISHEKATA SAMAYA SHRI YE AH HUM Their bodies are filled with transcendental wisdom nectar. If I do not obtain this supreme state in this life. are clad in celestial raiment. And many auspicious signs. with which they bestow the initiation. Having been thus requested. be received By the Lord. The active personification of the tathagatas of the three times. and wear the eight precious ornaments. her legs encircle his body. who becomes their crown ornament. who is white in color. your body with disciplined attachment. They revel in the embrace of exhilarating great bliss. And their unmistaken superior explanations. O tathagatas. May the many passionate beings on your bodily parts All simultaneously dance. Exactly like the pervasion of space within itself.
and khatvanga HUM HUM PHAT.GANDHE. That limitless sentient beings may pass beyond transitory woes And gain the ineffable jewel of peerless enlightenment. As the chronicles tell of great Brahma’s offering to Shakyamuni. accords with conventional forms. The entirety in their outer. Vajra Varahi HUM HUM PHAT...4 The infinitude of your single-pointed concentration on bliss and void Yields captivating rainbow-hued offering goddesses of tender years. You have a thousand arms blazing with light HUM HUM PHAT.DIPE. Your wrathful body of psychic heat can desiccate Brahma HUM HUM HUM PHAT. Thus I admit and confess all my multitude of faults.. You hold ax. You destroy all fears of evil spirits with your great vajra HUM HUM PHAT. Before your great smoke-colored body that destroys all obstructions. In the guise of emanation bodies. I bow down to the bhagavan. I bow down HUM HUM PHAT. Armour Mantras of the Consort: OM OM-BAM HUM HUM PHAT OM HAM-YUM HUM HUM PHAT OM HRIM-MOM HUM HUM PHAT OM HRIM-HRIM HUM HUM PHAT OM HUM-HUM HUM HUM PHAT OM PHAT-PHAT HUM HUM PHAT Praises in 8 Verses OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM OM HUM PHAT. may I offer with peerless enthusiasm The quintessence of the world and beyond As well as endless excellent offerings both actual and imagined. I regret them as if I had taken poison And resolve to maintain further scrupulous restraint.. An enormous wheel with one thousand spokes all of perfect gold. I dedicate not only the virtuous power accumulated by my own modest endeavors. You have a powerful tiara of matted hair HUM HUM PHAT.. NAIVIDYA. I rejoice in the cultivation of all wholesome activity. According to their respective capacities in virtuous work. secret.SHAPTA PRATICCHA HUM SVAHA Heruka Chakrasamvara Three Purifications of Shri Heruka 9 Armour Mantras of the Lord: OM OM-HA HUM HUM PHAT OM NA-MA-HI HUM HUM PHAT OM SVAHA-HU HUM HUM PHAT OM VAUSHE-HE HUM HUM PHAT OM HUM-HUM-HO HUM HUM PHAT OM PHAT-HAM HUM HUM PHAT Furthermore. You are the queen of the female arya practitioners. May you all steadily continue your sublime work of the three doors Which equals in number the particles of myriad worlds. I see that the result of my negativities and downfalls That I have accumulated since beginningless time Will be but fuel for my burning in hell without respite. OM VAJRASATTVA SAPARIVARA ARGHAM…PADYAM. So I entreat all masters to teach the noble doctrine uninterruptedly. Thus opening the door to the excellent path bringing everlasting joy. Your eyes empower those who sit on the vajra seat not to be overcome by others HUM HUM PHAT. inner.... You grin. Not merely my own. showing fangs and a terrifying face HUM HUM PHAT.. the powerful lord of heroes HUM HUM PHAT. trident.. noose. You terrify and burn demons and conquer the other forces . invincible in the three realms HUM HUM PHAT. and suchness forms. You are as bright as the fire that ends a great eon HUM HUM PHAT. PUSHPE. but moreover I take pleasure In the superlative meritorious endeavors Of ordinary beings. You have a tiger-skin loincloth HUM HUM PHAT. The enjoyment body of the protector manifests appearance which. May they delight the entire assembly of myriad victorious ones Through a host of auspicious offerings granting all possible bliss.. Hence.. superiors. I bow down to the bhagavati.DHUPE. and conquerors. But also the ocean-like immensity of others’ merit.
. <-2#-2N-<R-4-/A-. Following these requests. So please. Grasping at it ensnares one in the eight worldly attitudes. . producing a flawless and potent nectar that gushes and cascades down into the crown apertures of myself and all other sentient beings. out of your compassion. This mass of brilliant light returns and dissolves into the syllables of the mantra rosary. Heart Mantra of the Consort: OM VAJRA VAIROCHANIYE HUM HUM PHAT SVAHA O Bhagavan Vajrasattva. Near Heart Mantra of the Lord: OM HRIH HA HA HUM HUM PHAT <-ZA:@-@->->-1B. Upon their arrival. . protect this great fool Who tastes honey-nectar tainted by the canker of worldly opulence. And in the Triple Gem from this very moment on. DLA-/A-6-=->)-2-<)-J@. Thereby speedily achieving perfect enlightenment So that I may free all tormented sentient beings Who are incessantly plagued by the infernal succession of suffering’s round. to whom can I turn? <->A-2#-@J-@J-<-<-!)->->-1B. Even should that require the cost of my life. . from which light radiates into the ten directions. Bemoaning my plight for such reasons as these I seek refuge in the guru. Like the terrifying portents of the callous Lord of Death. Please enable me to purify my host of black actions By means of confession and future unfailing restraint. and excellence. please cleanse all negative karma and obscurations of myself and all living beings and purify all degenerated and broken commitments.J->->-1B-J@.J-2#-7U-/A-. and mind.8 PANAM/ MAHA MAMSA CHEDANI/ KRODHA MURTE DAMSHTRA/ KARA LINI MAHA MUDRE/ SHRI HERUKA/ DEVASYA GRAMA HISHI/ SAHASRA SHIRI/ SAHASRA BAHABE/ SHATA SAHASRA/ NANE JVALITA/ TEJASE JVALA MUKHE/ SAMGALA LOCHANE/ VAJRA SHVARIRE/ VAJRA SANI/ MILITA CHILITA/ HE HE/ HUM HUM/ KHA KHA/ DHURU DHURU/ MURU MURU/ ADVETE MAHA YOGINI/ PATHITA SIDDHI/ TREM DHAM TREM DHAM/ GRAM GRAM/ HE HE HA HA/ BHIME/ HASA HASA VIRI/ HA HA HE HE HUM HUM/ TRAILOKYA VINA SANI/ SHATA SAHASRA KOTI/ TATHAGATA/ PARI VARE/ HUM HUM PHAT/ SINHA RUPE KHAH/ GAJA RUPE AH/ TRAILOKYA UDHARE/ SAMUDRA MEKHALE/ GRASA GRASA/ HUM HUM PHAT / VIRA DVETE/ HUM HUM HA HA/ MAHA PASHU / MOHANI YOGI SHVARISTAM/ DAKINI SARVA LOKANAM/ BANDHANI/ SATYA PRATYAYA KARINI HUM HUM PHAT / BHUTA TRASANI/ MAHA VIRA PARAMA SIDDHA YOGI SHVARI PHAT HUM HUM PHAT SVAHA Heart Mantra of the Lord: OM SHRI VAJRA HE HE RU RU KAM HUM HUM PHAT DAKINI JVALA SHAMVARAM SVAHA Heruka Chakrasamvara Three Purifications of Shri Heruka 5 Requests This life resembles an ephemeral autumn cloud. My past indulgence in one hundred shortcomings of the three doors Has resulted in evil action that now bears fruit In a galaxy of erroneous and hideous appearances. there then appears around the HUM on the moon disk at the heart of the father and mother the hundred-syllable mantra resembling a necklace of pearls. a fountain of compassion. we are thus imbued with all power. Please bless me to travel the excellent path Of the causal and resultant tantric vehicle. . energy.J->->-1B-J@. Near Heart Mantra of the Consort: OM SARVA BUDDHA DAKINIYE VAJRA VARNANIYE HUM HUM PHAT SVAHA <-?j-2:-DLA-/A-. speech. By cleansing every trace of defilement of body. The rays become offerings to all the victorious ones thus further enhancing the rays’ magnificence.
SHRI HERUKO HAM (3x) Through ignorance and delusions I have broken and degenerated my words of honor. >-A Root Mantra of the Lord: OM KARA KARA/ KURU KURU/ BANDHA BANDHA/ TRASAYA TRASAYA/ KSHOBHAYA KSHOBHAYA/ HROM HRAUM/ HRAH HRAH/ PHEM PHEM/ PHE PHE/ DAHA DAYA/ PACHA PACHA/ BHAKSHA BHAKSHA/ VASU RUDHIRANTRA/ MALAVA LAMBINI/ GRIHNA GRIHNA/ SAPTA PATALA GATA/ BHUJAM GAM/ SARVAM PA/ TARJAYA TARJAYA/ AKADDHYA AKADDHYA/ HRIM HRIM/ JNAUM JNAUM/ KSHAMAM KSHAMAM/ HAM HAM/ HIM HIM/ HUM HUM/ KILI KILI/ SILI SILI/ HILI HILI/ DHILI DHILI/ HUM HUM PHAT Purification of the body: Within this sphere of emptiness I arise instantly as dark blue Heruka. O spiritual master. stands for the object. and mind. embodiment of great compassion. enter through my left nostril. neither separate nor independent. and my three doors become inseparable from Vajrasattva’s holy body. holding vajra and bell. though the mind is the source of everything. RU stands for the selflessness of persons. Meditate strongly here on the unification of your own mind and the mind of Vajrasattva.6 OM VAJRA HERUKA SAMAYA / MANUPALAYA / HERUKA TVENOPATISHTHA / DRIDHO ME BHAVA / SUTOSHYO ME BHAVA / SUPOSHYO ME BHAVA / ANURAKTO ME BHAVA / SARVA SIDDHIM ME PRAYACCHA / SARVA KARMA SUCHAME / CHITTAM SHRIYAM KURU HUM / HA HA HA HA HO / BHAGAVAN / VAJRA HERUKA MAME MUNCHA / HERUKA BHAVA MAHA SAMAYA SATTVA AH HUM PHAT Heruka Chakrasamvara Three Purifications of Shri Heruka 7 leg outstretched and embrace my wisdom consort Vajra Varahi. driving away all interferences. purify the speech. O child of good family. They then return. @-J Imagining this. The groups of deities of the three wheels appear and radiate out from my right nostril. just as it is: This is the meaning of EVAM. totally inseparable from suchness. the negative karma and obscurations and all degenerated and broken commitments of yourself and all living beings are now cleansed and completely purified. The three mantra rosaries stand in counter-clockwise circles at my navel and radiate five-colored lights. I take refuge. who has one face and two arms and is holding a curved knife and skullcup. Vajrasattva dissolves into me. and the perceiving subjective mind !being completely mixed. Thinking in this way. purify the mind. which is found by abandoning the self that is caused by the net of wrong views that causes us to perceive an inherently existing self of persons. holding divine pride on the physical appearance. Then Vajrasattva replies: Saying this three times with the blissful thought of benefiting all living beings. >A-@J-<-!R*@). in you the foremost of beings. speech. with one face and two arms. and dissolve into the mantra rosaries at my navel. KA <- SHRI stands for non-dual transcendental wisdom. you are my protector and refuge. not an atom of inherently existing cause can be found. Purification of the speech: OM A AA I II U UU RI RII LI LII E AI O AU AM AH KA KHA GA GHA NGA / CHA CHHA JA JHA NYA / TA THA DA DHA NA / TA THA DA DHA NA / PA PHA BA BHA MA / YA RA LA VA / SHA SHA SA HA KSHA HUM HUM PHAT (3x) The Yoga of the Three Purifications to purify the three doors is as follows: Purification of the mind: HE stands for the selflessness of mind. I stand with my right Root Mantra of the Consort: OM VAJRA VARAHI/ PROTANGGE PROTANGGE/ HANA HANA PRANAM/ KIM KINI KHIM KHINI/ DHUNA DHUNA VAJRA HASTE/ SHOSHAYA SHOSHAYA/ VAJRA KHATVANGA KAPALA DHARINI/ MAHA VISHITA MANSA-ASANI/ MANUSHA-ANTRA PRAVRITE SANIDHYANA RASIRA MAMA GRAMTHITA DHARANI/ SUMBHANI SUMBHA/ HANA HANA/ PRANAM SARVA PASHA . purify the body. in which. Lord. suchness. After saying this. holder of the vajra.
This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
We've moved you to where you read on your other device.
Get the full title to continue reading from where you left off, or restart the preview.