The Nature of the Mind is quite different from the mind that we normally refer to in ordinary discourse. Normally when we talk about the mind, what we mean is the mind which thinks, which wills, which experiences emotions and so forth, but when we talk about the Nature of the mind we are talking about something which goes beyond all that.
His Eminence Ratna Vajra Rinpoche is the eldest son of His Holiness 41st Sakya Trizin. He was born on 19th November 1974 in Dehradun, Uttar Pradesh, India. He completed his Kachupa (Bachelor’s) degree in 1998 from Sakya College and has received teachings from many high lamas from Sakya and other traditions. His Eminence is well versed in both esoteric and exoteric teachings of the BuddhaDharma and has toured widely throughout India, Asia, America and Europe to give teachings.
By the mutual agreement between his noble father His Holiness 41st Sakya Trizin and the late His Holiness Jigdral Dagchen Rinpoche. His Eminence Ratna Vajra Rinpoche will be enthroned as the 42nd Sakya Trizim next year.