Padmasambhava’s Seven Line Prayer


From the Orgyen land north-west,

From the lotus pollen-hearted,

Having mind-expanding powers,

Lotus born, revered by men,

Darling of the fairy folk,

Just like you I too aspire.

Come to me and bless my work!

Guru Pema Siddhi Hung!

This interpretation seeks to emulate the metrical structure of the original poem composed by Padmasambhava, especially the division into 7 lines consisting of 49 syllables.