Unmistaken signs of accomplishment ~ Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche

There are signs of accomplishment, such as having good health and long life or becoming famous and influential, but these belong to the superficial type of accomplishment. The true, unmistaken signs of accomplishment as established by the masters of the lineage, are to possess compassion, devotion and an acute sense of impermanence.

Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche

from the book Rainbow Painting: A Collection of Miscellaneous Aspects of Development and Completion

translated by Erik Pema Kunsang

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