The subject of offerings is quite vast. Many of us see the type of offerings, but not many know what kind of offerings can be done at our own homes, on our own personal altars. The monks from the 2020 tour of Gaden Shartse Cultural Foundation, Geshe Jampa Wangchuk and, translator, Venerable Tenzin Lekshey, give a commentary on this very important subject.
This video is part one of three. This first video will include the first three points: Its history, The sensory objects, & To whom are we offering.
What are the benefits of doing offerings? What kind of motivation should we have when doing offerings? What are the kinds of material and physical offerings that we can do?
How do you do offerings? What other offerings can be done?