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Chagdud is a Nyingma monastery in Kham that was founded in 1291. In 1431, the First Chagdud Sherab Gyeltsen built a new monastery on the ruins of this previous monastery. The seat of the Chagdud incarnation line, it is in present day Garze district in Sichuan province. An important power-place associated with Padmasambhava is located above the monastery, known as Khawa Lungri.

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dKar mdzes khul gyi dgon sde so soʼi lo rgyus gsal bar bshad pa, Vol. 1. 1995. Reb gong pa ʼjigs med bsam grub, ed. Pe cin: Krung goʼi bod kyi shes rig dpe skrun khang, p. 302.

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