Padmasambhava

Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche: In our own present world age, one thousand Buddhas will appear. Each one will be accompanied by an emanation of Guru Rinpoche…

Tukdrup Barché Künsel

According to the terma tradition of Chokgyur Lingpa and Jamyang Khyentsé, there are four levels of heart-practice or guru sadhanas: the outer is Barché Künsel,…

Dorje Draktsel

Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo, The Gradual Path of the Wisdom Essence, by Guru Rinpoche, mentions four levels of heart-practice or guru sadhanas: the outer is Barché Künsel,…

Tsokyé Nyingtik

It is mentioned in Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo, The Gradual Path of the Wisdom Essence, by Guru Rinpoche, that there are four levels of heart-practice or guru sadhana:…

Tukdrup Sampa Lhündrup

It is mentioned in the Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo, The Gradual Path of the Wisdom Essence, by Guru Rinpoche that there are four levels of heart-practice or guru sadhanas:…

Chimé Dorjé

Chime Dorje (‘chi med rdo rje, d. 1948) was the father of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche 1920-1996). His father descended from the nobility of Nangchen, and…

Samten Gyatso

In the Words of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche Vimalamitra Manifest in Person, Samten Gyatso Tulku Samten Gyatso was Könchok Paldrön’s eldest son. In terms of the…

Könchok Paldrön

In the Words of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche Blessed by Arya Tārā, Ratna Śrı This line refers to Chokgyur Lingpa’s daughter, Könchok Paldrön (my grandmother). She…

Tsikey Chokling Incarnation Line

Chokgyur Dechen Lingpa (1829-1870). Second Tsikey Chokling, Könchok Gyurme Tenpé Gyaltsen (1871-1939). Third Tsikey Chokling (1940?-1952?). Born in Yarlung; died at age 13. There were…

Karmé Khenpo Rinchen Dargyé

In the Words of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche Reincarnation of Śāntarakṣita, Lord Mahāpaṇḍita Ratna This line refers to Karmé Khenpo Rinchen Dargyé. [Paṇḍita is the Sanskrit…