Publié le 10 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.12. The propitiation of Acala, Sarasvatī and Vajravārāhī The various biographies mention, at this point, that in the course of his studies Klong chen rab ’byams performed propitiation...

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Publié le 9 Mai 2021

The passage of years certainly leads me to look today with a much more critical eye at what I admired, to say the least, in my youth. Nevertheless, it is not without perplexity, or even a certain amount of wonder, that I think back today, among all the...

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Publié le 9 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.10. gZhon nu rgyal po, sometimes confused with Ku ma rā dza sMyo shul mkhan po adds that Klong chen rab ’byams studied under the master gZhon nu rgyal po, which is confirmed by...

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Publié le 8 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.9.2 Some difficulties concerning the chronology of the abbey succession of gSang phu In this monastery, or monastic academy, Klong chen rab ’byams was taught mainly by three masters:...

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Publié le 7 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.6. bKra shis rin chen [1] When he was sixteen (1323), he received from the master Rin chen bkra shis (sMyo shul chos ’byung) or rather bKra shis rin chen (mThong ba don ldan,...

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Publié le 6 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3.4. Digression on Klong chen rab 'byams and the Bön One point is worth emphasizing in passing (since studies of the rDzogs chen and the rNying ma pa are often open to the Bön,...

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Publié le 5 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.3. The life of Klong chen rab ’byams 1.1.3.1. His family, his early childhood and his past lives He was born in the village of sTod grong, in the Grwa valley of the g.Yo-ru region,...

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Publié le 4 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.2.3. Other sources on biography Other studies contain more or less abbreviated paraphrases of the mThong ba don ldan, and a complete translation would not add much. Here, without...

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Publié le 3 Mai 2021

[To return to the beginning of this biographical series, click here ] 1.1.2.2. Chos grags bzang po and the biography of which he is the author Not much is known about Chos grags bzang po, sometimes mistaken for Klong chen pa’s son [1] . In addition to...

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Publié le 2 Mai 2021

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