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... 1862); Chime Yeshe ('chi med ye shes); Khenpo Pema Chopel (mkhen po pad+ma chos dpal, b ...

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At Dzogchen Monastery, Garwang Lerab Lingpa's principal tutor was Khenpo Pema Chopel (mkhan po pad+ma chos dpal, d.u.), with whom he studied many subjects, including the traditional monastic curricular texts on Madhyamaka, Abhisamayālaṃkāra, Vinaya, and Abhidharmakośa. His additional teachers, from whom he received extensive commentarial teachings, empowerments, esoteric instructions, and oral transmissions, included the yogi Jadrel Kunga Pelden (bya bral kun dga' dpal ldan, b.1878); Abu Lhagyel Pema Tekchok Loden (a bu lha rgyal pad ma theg mchog blo ldan, 1879-1955), the twentieth abbot of Dzogchen; the Sixth Nyitul, Tubten Osel Tenpai Nyima (thub bstan 'od gsal bstan pa’i nyi ma, 1926-1964); Dzogchen Khenchen Jigme Yonten Gonpo (rdzogs chen mkhan chen 'jigs med yon tan mgon po, 1899-1959); and Lingtrul Tubten Trinle Gyatso (gling sprul thub bstan phrin las rgya mtsho, d.u.). ...

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