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... The Fortieth Sakya Trizin, Ngawang Tutob Wangchuk (ngag dbang mthu stobs dbang phyug, 1900–1950) appointed him the head of Damtok Monastery ('dam thog dgon) where he ended the worship of Shugden ...

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... A fifth line was initiated with Ngawang Tutob Wangchuk (ngag dbang mthu stobs dbang phyug, 1900-1950) who served as the Fortieth Sakya Trizin, from 1937 to 1950; his grandson David Khon was recognized as his reincarnation ...

Read more from the biography of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo


Rigdzin Nyamnyi Dorje is also known for composing a commentary on Śāntideva's Bodhisattvacaryāvatāra. Some of his prominent disciples include the Fortieth Sakya Trichen, Drakshul Trinle Rinchen (sa skya khri chen 40 drag shul 'phrin las rin chen, 1871-1935); Jampa Tenpai Gyeltsen (byams pa bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan, d.u.); and the Sixth Shechen Rabjam, Nangdze Drubpai Dorje (zhe chen rab 'byams 06 snang mdzad grub pa'i rdo rje, 1911-1959) ...

Read more from the biography of Tubten Chowang Nyamnyi Dorje