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So he ran to the edge of a cliff and he jumped off, but he found that he was falling very slowly and then he could feel and smell Milarepa. Then he looked up from the bottom and he could not only see Milarepa but he could see three Milarepas standing there on the cliff. " Then the three Milarepas replied to him at the same time, "but to which Milarepa are you going to confess? Which one are you going to have faith in? " Then Rechungpa returned with Milarepa to the cave and Milarepa said, "I sent you to India get these very special instructions but you also learned instructions in sorcery.
And so he made that very firm and very complete commitment. 20 There is a very good teaching in these stories of Rechungpa which is that we have to be free of the mind's busyness and be free of pride. If we have pride, we won't develop faith and devotion in the lama and the dharma. Without this we won't be able to practice fully and we have to be able to eliminate the mind poisons to develop faith and devotion so that we will be able to practice well. -26- Chapter 3 Rechungpa and the Nyamas Rechungpa had gone to India where he had received very special instructions and teachings.
Rechungpa praised Tibupa a lot and Choku Dorje thought, "actually he owes a lot more to Milarepa than he does to Tibupa. He hasn't said a thing about Milarepa and just goes on about Tibupa. Tsurton Wange Dorje who was one of the four main pupils of Marpa that were still living. Rechungpa went to see him because he thought Tsurton Wange had the very profound teachings of Guhyasamaja. When they met, Tsurton Wange asked him who he was and was pleased to hear that he was a pupil of Milarepa. Tsurton Wange said, "My teacher was Marpa and Marpa went three times times to -45- A Spiritual Biography of Rechungpa India where he received teachings from Naropa and Maitripa.
A Spiritual Biography of Rechungpa: Based on the Radiance of Wisdom, the Life and Liberation of the Ven. Rechung Dorje Drak by Thrangu Rinpoche, Geshe Lharampa, Peter Roberts