Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive Tuesday, Nov. 6, is Lha Bab Düchen marking the anniversary of Buddha Shakyamuni's return from the god realm to earth. On this day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, the effects of positive or negative actions are multiplied 100 million times.
Vajravarahi: Dorje Phakmo, the Diamond Sow, a fierce aspect of Vajrayogini, regarded as the queen of the dancing, wrathful dakinis. Vajravarahi represents passion and compassion, and ignorance as well as the wisdom of the all-encompassing matrix from which all phenomena unfold. She appeared to Padmasambhava in The Rugged Forest of Parushakavana charnel ground, and blessed him.
Shaka (Sakyamuni) Rising from the Gold Coffin, Hanging scroll, color on silk, Late-Heian Period (11th Century) National Treasure Donated by Matsunaga Kinen-kan AK 373 Kyoto National Museum. This scroll depicts the scene of the resurrection of the historical Buddha Sakyamuni as described in the Mahamaya Sutra.