Essence of Zhentong

Taranatha’s condensed text on the different schools and systems of Buddhist philosophy known as the “Essence of Zhentong” was recently published. This new book also includes a translation of Taranatha’s “Twenty-one Profound Points,” differentiating the zhentong views of Shakya Chogden and Dolpopa Sherab Gyaltsen.

Title: “The Essence of Other Emptiness
Translator: Jeffrey Hopkins, Professor Emeritus at UVA
Publisher: Snow Lion, 2007

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