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Tangtong Gyelpo

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Tangtong Gyelpo b.1361 - d.1485

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By this point she had made contact with Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361?-1464?), the extraordinary Nyingma master who had become famous both for his religious deeds and miracles and for the production of iron-chain bridges over the Tsangpo River ...

Read more from the biography of Chokyi Dronma


... It is said that the Sakya master Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) attempted to prevent him from establishing the new monastery ...

Read more from the biography of Gendun Drub


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Gyurme Dechen ('gyur med bde chen) was a maternal descendent of the great adept Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) ...

Read more from the biography of Gyurme Dechen


... Later, when Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) summoned all the deities of Paro to help him build a stupa there, one deity refused to appear ...

Read more from the biography of Humrel Dung Dung Gyelchok


In 1622 Puntsok Namgyel's son and successor, Tsang Desi Karma Tenkyong Wangpo (gtsang sde srid karma bstan skyong dbang po, 1606-1642) invited Amnye Zhab to Zhigatse's Samdrub Monastery, which was built by Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) ...

Read more from the biography of Jamyang Amnye Zhab Ngawang Kunga Sonam


... His Drubtob Tuktik (grub thob thugs tig) was classified as a mind treasure, which came to him in a vision of Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361- 1485) ...

Read more from the biography of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo


... He aided in the restoration of Chuwori (gcung bo ri), a monastery outside of Lhasa established by Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485), befriending the head incarnation, the Sixth Chagsam Tulku Lobzang Chodan (lcags zam sprul sku 06 blo bzang chos ldan, d.u.) ...

Read more from the biography of Jigme Lingpa


... Unfortunately his health failed and he retired to a hermitage some two miles from the monastery, on the mountain called Dzime Tralep (rdzi med kra leb), at the site of an old temple dedicated to Tangton Gyelpo (thang ston rgyal po). ...

Read more from the biography of Jigme Tenpai Nyima


During his childhood, he listened to tales told by the elders in the village where the temple was situated, including those drawn from the lives of the saints such as Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) ...

Read more from the biography of Karma Shedrub Chokyi Sengge


It seems that after the death of Chokyi Dronma, Delek Chodren pleaded with Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361?-1464?), a main teacher of Chokyi Dronma, to authorize the search for Chokyi Dronma's reincarnation ...

Read more from the biography of Kunga Zangmo


... She later gave birth to their son, Jangpa Gyelse Pema Chogyel (byang pa rgyal sras pad+ma chos rgyal, d.u.), who was recognized as an emanation of Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485) ...

Read more from the biography of Lekden Dorje


... He also carried out important restorations of the great adept Tangtong Gyelpo's (grub chen thang stong rgyal po) monastery of Chung Riwoche (cung ri bo che) and Drokmi Lotsāwa Shākya Yeshe's ('brog mi lo tsA ba shAkya ye shes) hermitage of Mangkar Mugu Lung (mang mkha mu gu lung) ...

Read more from the biography of Lochen Ratnabhadra


... He received the instructions on the Six Dharmas of Niguma (ni gu chos brug) composed by the great adept Tangtong Gyelpo (grub chen thang stong rgyal po, 1385-1464) from Tendzin Nyima Zangpo (bstan 'dzin nyi ma bzang po, d.u.), Tangtong Gyelpo's son and heir ...

Read more from the biography of Orgyen Dzongpa Chokyong Gyeltsen


... Another aunt of his was Ashe Drubtob Zangmo (a she grub thob bzang mo, d.u.) was a consort of Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1361-1485). ...

Read more from the biography of Pema Lingpa


... He also received the Glorious Grant of Immortality ('chi med dpal ster) long-life initiation, a visionary teaching of the yogi Tangtong Gyelpo (thang stong rgyal po, 1365-1434), which Jampel Tenpai Ngodrub had also bestowed on Pabongkha during an earlier visit to U-Tsang. ...

Read more from the biography of Pemavajra Jampel Tenpai Ngodrub




 

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