• Jackson Peterson

Dzogchen Simplified


Here is the entire teaching of Dzogchen in a single sentence:


"You are the impersonal, universal, unchanging and perfect background mirror of empty awareness, in which the foreground of the universe appears."


Jackson Peterson

Zen Buddhist and Dzogchen Teacher


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