Our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy have changed. We think you'll like them better this way.

Guru Yoga - The Pratimoksha Vows

  • Broadcast in Buddhism
The Life of Universal Loving

The Life of Universal Loving


Follow This Show

If you liked this show, you should follow The Life of Universal Loving.

Weekly practice of the Guru Yoga of Tsongkhapa. The Dharma talk is, "The Pratimoksha Vows." In the seven-limb prayer we confess and state our regret for our negative actions, "especially transgressions of my three levels of vows." Tenzin will give a brief explanation of the three levels of vows and then explain the first level, the pratimoksha vows, in more detail.

To participate, please download and print a free copy of the puja and an explanation of the visualizations here:



You may also listen to the episode, "The Bodhisattva's Practice of Guru Yoga," which gives a general explanation of the purpose The Guru Yoga of Je Tsongkhapa. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/the-life-of-universal-loving/2012/08/07/the-bodhisattva-practice-of-guru-yoga