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Translating Verses for the 2017 Conference

By | April 20th, 2016|

Win a PRIZE for your translation!

There are many possible translations of any text, all of which can be correct even as they vary in word choice and style. To illustrate this and add to the enjoyment of the conference, we offer these few verses to the community of translators.

Submit your version of an English translation to any or all of these verses and we will post them anonymously on a board at the conference.

The physical post will be anonymous, but you will be entered to win door prizes, so please visit our translation page and enter your name and […]

The Treasury of Precious Instructions

By | April 5th, 2016|

Following completion of the translation of Jamgön Kongtrul Lodrö Tayé’s 10-volume Treasury of Knowledge, Tsadra Foundation has embarked on the translation of Kongtrul’s 18-volume Treasury of Precious Instructions: Essential Teachings of the Eight Practice Lineages of Tibetan Buddhism (gdams ngag rin po che’i mdzod).

We are happy to announce that the first volume of this collection to be translated has been sent to the publisher and should appear early in 2016. This volume concerns the teachings from the lineage of Severance (Chöd)