Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo

Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo (1820-1892) was a renowned teacher, scholar and tert n of 19th century Tibet. He was a leading figure in the nonsectarian Rime movement. Jamyang Khyentse was born in 1820 in the region of Yaru Khyungchen Drak in Dilgo in Derge, East Tibet. His father was Rinchen Namgyal, a secretary in Derge belonging to the Ny clan, and a descendant of Drikung Changchub Lingpa. His mother S nam Tso was a daughter of Gerab Nyerchen G ntse of the Sogmo family. At twelve, he was recognized by Thartse Khenchen Jampa Kunga Tendzin as the incarnation of Jampa Namkha Chim, and was given the name Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo Kunga Tenp Gyaltsen Palzangpo. At twenty-one, he received full ordination from Minling Khenchen Rigdzin Zangpo at Mindrolling Monastery. In all, he had more than one hundred and fifty teachers, who were masters from all four major Tibetan Buddhist schools - Sakya, Gelug, Kagy and Nyingma - from the regions of and Tsang, as well as eastern Tibet.show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Equ Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135951114
  • 9786135951110