Dudra: The Collected Topics
We will go slowly and thoroughly through the first of a series of three short texts that encapsulate the fundamentals of the tradition of pramana, authentic knowing, called Dudra: The Collected Topics, composed by Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen. This text provides definitions for all of the fundamental phenomena, or dharmas, which are identified in the Abhidharma tradition, and organizes them in a way that brings out their inner meaning.
- Types of Existence
- Syllogism in Buddhism
- Components of a Syllogism from Debate in Tibetan Buddhism
- "The Six Investigations" from The Treasury of Knowledge, the Chapter on Shamatha and Vipashyana