• Bon protactors rituals

    Bonpo protectors

    Within the Bon tradition there are many deities or gods.  These deities are not defined in the same way as some refer to as an “Almighty Creator Being.”  You might even call them “heavenly beings” or “guardians” and “protectors.” While Buddhism outside the Bon tradition usually does not speak of a supreme god, the original teachings of Buddha Tonpa differ on the matter, however, some teachers who claim to teach the Bon do not follow the earliest tradition due to many modernizations to the doctrine. In the Bonpo tradition of Lord Buddha Tonpa, sometimes called “Shenpo”, we have a division between the gods of the higher spheres and the demi-gods…