The basis for this book is a commentary on the Twenty-one Taras given by the Ven. Geshe Dawö in Tenzin Ling Centre/Melbourne on the 15.12.01. The teaching was based on the commentary by Ngulchu Dhamabadhra called the A Bouquet of Utpala Flowers Captivating Minds, and other sources.
It was later supplemented with passages from the First Dalai Lama’s commentary on the Twenty-one Taras, called the Precious Garland, as well as some additional quotes from Ngulchu’s commentary.
The part in Helevicia Neue normal font is from Geshe-la’s teaching, and includes the seat position and the vase held in her hand, which is according to the sadhana of the Twent