The Great Perfection: Recognizing the Mind in its Natural State

by C von Hassett

Dzogchen, or Atiyoga, is a profound body of teachings that point us directly toward the recognition of mind in its natural state. The teachings as a philosophy are radical, if not wholly revolutionary. As a practice, they are transformational, moving one from concept-based being to awareness being, from contrived, dualistic thinking to a mind unbound by any thought, a mind beyond ideation of any kind. This is the arrival of wisdom mind, enlightened mind, and an arrival here means there is no turning back…