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Definition of the noun Chod
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- [context: Geordie] A fat person. Short for chodder.
Chod a.k.a. Chöd, is a spiritual practice found primarily in the Nyingma and Kagyu schools of Tibetan Buddhism and Bon. Also known as "Cutting Through the Ego,", the practices are based on the Prajñāpāramitā or "Perfection of Wisdom" sutras, which expound the "emptiness" concept of Buddhist philosophy.
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by Alejandro Chaoul
Chod: Offering One's Body CHOD IS a meditative practice that is not performed while sitting quietly and comfortably on a cushion inside a shrine room, but instead is purposely practiced in fright- -*- ening places, such as cemeteries and ...
Meeting the Buddhas (1993)
A Guide to Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, and Tantric Deities by Vessantara
The Chod is a dramatized enactment of the principles of the Perfection of Wisdom . It is also a very powerful statement of faith in non-duality, and a test of your ' spiritual nerve'. To do it you go to an isolated, awe-inspiring place, such as a ...
An Encyclopedia of Shamanism (2007)
by Christina Pratt
Chod and the Madonna, as well as flowers, fruits, burning incense, and freshly brewed tea of which the visiting spirits will partake. Plant hallucinogens Yun-Shih , Caesalpinia sepiaria, is a shrubby vine used as a hallucinogen in China.
by Robert E. Buswell Jr., Donald S. Lopez Jr.
khregs chod. (trekchö). In Tibetan, lit. “breaking through the hard” or “breakthrough”; one of the two main practices ...
by Rodney Dale
ink PORTUGUESE chod course; dish CZECH chod hlavnf main course; dish CZECH choisy garnish of braised lettuce and pommes chateau; omelette filling of braised lettuce with cream sauce FRENCH choklad chocolate SWEDISH choke ...
by Carl Olson
CHOD. A Tibetan term that literally meant “cut off' that was associated with a meditation method intended to eliminate beliefs about the self and fears related to dissolution of such a conviction. This was accomplished by offering parts of one's ...
A Dictionary of Buddhism (2004)
by Damien Keown
chod (Tib., gcod). A Tibetan term literally ...
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- The Essential Meaning of Chod
On August 18, 2014 at Padma Samye Ling, Venerable Khenpo Rinpoche taught the essential meaning of Chod Practice to everyone gathered for the 2014 ...
- Chod Meaning
Video shows what chod means. A fat person. Short for chodder.. Chod Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say chod. Powered by ...
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