Translations by Ina Bieler
Ina Bieler is a Tibetan translator from Austria. She has been working as the personal translator for H.E. Garchen Rinpoche since 2006. Since 2011, she has also been translating for 84000: Translating the Words of the Buddha. She holds a B.Sc. in Political Science from the London School of Economics. Following Garchen Rinpoche's advice, she studied Tibetan at the LRZTP in Dharamsala from 2003-2005. In 2006, she moved to the United States to serve as Rinpoche's translator at the Garchen Buddhist Institute in Arizona and for his teachings worldwide.
Texts translated into English by Ina Bieler
In this brief text, Patrul Rinpoche elaborates upon the standard text used when adopting the eight-branched one-day vow (bsnyen gnas) of lay householders, or Sojong (gso sbyong) practice, and describes the associated benefits.