When it is resting in its own experience, it is, so to speak, resting in the realm of self awareness.
If you think carefully about this in terms of our present context, you will gain valuable experience of how the chittamātra school defines self-awareness.
Composed by Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche, at Rocky Mountain Dharma Center, in the summer of 1991. Commentary on Ocean of True Meaning.
Translated by Jim Scott.