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... These include Śāntideva's Śikṣāsamuccaya and works by Vasubhandu, Nagārjuna, Asaṅga, and Guṇaprabha, as well as works by his contemporaries in Tibet Vimalamitra and Kamalaśīla. ...

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Having fully comprehended the Madhyamaka teachings of Nāgārjuna, Rinchen Chok is said to have participated in the famous Samye debate, assisting Kamalaśīla in defeat of the Chinese master Hvashang Mahāyāna. ...

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He translated Kamalaśīla's three Bhāvanākramas (D396-398), the famous treatises on the stages of the path of meditation ...

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The list given of the Indian masters who he met includes Śrī Siṃha, Vimalamitra, and Kamalaśīla, who ordained him ...

Read more from the biography of Nubchen Sanggye Yeshe