'bri gung skyob pa 'jig rten mgon po
tsu ngu (khams)
40th day ,15th month , Year of the Female Water Pig, 2th sexagenary cycle.
He was born to an illustrious clan called the Kyura (skyu ra) at a town in Kham called Tsungu (tsu ngu), in 1123. He studied with teachers from many traditions and completed many years of retreat, after which he took monastic vows in 1177...
"...Jikten Gonpo and his Drigung lineage are best known for the set of teachings known as The Five Profound Paths of Mahāmudrā (phyag chen lnga ldan). Some of his sayings were collected by Sherab Jungne into what is known as the Single Intention (dgongs gcig), teachings of a profoundly philosophical character further developed in commentarial works written in the following generation. Some of Jikten Gonpo's teachings were collected by yet another disciple into what is known as the Heart of the Great Vehicle's Teachings (theg chen bstan pa'i snying po)..."
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(ཆོས་ཀྱི་བློ་གྲོས་བཀའ་འབུམ་, Vol. 2, 721-722.)
|Author: 'jam dbyangs mkhyen brtse chos kyi blo gros
Associated ppl: 'bri gung skyob pa 'jig rten mgon po
|Genre: Verses of Praise - bstod pa||2||1a1 - 1b4|
(མཁྱེན་བརྩེའི་བཀའ་བབས་, Vol. 12, 505-516.)
|Author: 'jam mgon kong sprul
Tertön: mnga' ris pa tshul khrims bzang po, 'jam dbyangs mkhyen brtse'i dbang po
|Deity: thugs rje chen po
Cycle: thugs rje chen po yi ge drug pa'i gsol 'debs
Genre: Empowerment Ritual - dbang chog - dbang skur
|12||1a - 6b6|