Eight great pillars of the practice lineage
Eight great pillars of the practice lineage (Tib. ཀ་བ་ཆེན་པོ་བརྒྱད་, Wyl. ka ba chen po brgyad) — important figures from the eight practice lineages. See also the Ten great pillars of the study lineage.
- Pagor Vairotsana
- Khyungpo Naljor
- Drokmi Lotsawa
- Marpa Lotsawa
- Padampa Sangye
- Kyijo Lotsawa
These eight masters were first mentioned in this list by the 16th century master Tertön Sherab Özer.