The Wodren clan still preserves and practices the oral teachings of the spoken word lineage of Nyingma teachings. Wodren Pelgyi Wangchuk, one of the twenty-five disciples of Padmasambhava, was born into this clan in the eighth century.
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The TBRC RID number refers to the unique ID assigned by the Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC.org) to each historical figure in their database of Tibetan literature.