Ordinary Mind

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Key Term Ordinary Mind
In Tibetan Script ཐ་མལ་གྱི་ཤེས་པ་
Wylie Tibetan Transliteration tha mal gyi shes pa
Tibetan Phonetic Rendering tamal gyi shepa
English Standard ordinary mind
Richard Barron's English Term completely ordinary/ simple awareness
Term Type Noun
Source Language Tibetan
Basic Meaning A Mahāmudrā term for the basic state of consciousness that has not been fabricated or altered in anyway.
Has the Sense of The mind in its natural state. Often used as a synonym for the nature of mind and buddha-nature.