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... He stepped down as head of Rato, installed his student Yonten Gyatso (yon tan rgya mtsho, 1443-1521) as his successor, and left for Tsang with twenty of his students ...

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One of Lobzang Drakpa's main teachers was Yonten Gyatso (yon tan rgya mtsho, 1443-1521) who was the Ninth abbot of Drepung Monastery and the founder of Jamling Lhakang (byams gling lha khang), and Gyelje Gon (rgyal byed dgon) ...

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Rongton's students included Drakpa Zangpo (grags pa bzang po, d.u.), Zhonnu Pel (gzhon nu dpal, 1392-1481), Śākya Chokden (shAkya mchog ldan, 1428-1507), Yonten Gyatso (yon tan rgya mtsho, 1443-1521), Gorampa Sonam Sengge (go rams pa bsod nams seng ge, 1429-1489), and the Sixth Karmapa, Tongwa Donden (karma pa 06 mthong ba don ldan, 1416-1453), Konchok Gyeltsen (dkon mchog rgyal mtshan, 1388-1469), Namkha Pelzang (nam mkha' dpal bzang, d.u.) as well as many others. ...

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