Rigdzin Gargyi Wangchuk

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Rigdzin Gargyi Wangchuk (Tib. རིག་འཛིན་གར་གྱི་དབང་ཕྱུག, Wyl.rig 'dzin gar gyi dbang phyug) (1858-1930) from Nyarong was a student of Mingyur Namkhé Dorje, Nyala Pema Dündul, Mipham Rinpoche, Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, Jamgön Kongtrul Lodrö Tayé and Patrul Rinpoche.


  • Gateway to the Realm of Great Bliss: A Word-by-Word Commentary on the Omniscient Jikme Lingpa's Sukhavati Aspiration (kun mkhyen 'jigs med gling pa'i bde smon gyi 'bru 'grel bde chen zhing gi 'jug ngogs)
  • A Finger Pointing to the Faults of Evil Times: A Word-by-Word Commentary on An Aspiration for the Final Age (dus mthar gdab pa'i smon lam gyi 'bru 'grel dus ngan mtshang 'byin pa'i mdzub mo)
  • Thousand-fold Excellence, a Commentary on the Prayer of Aspiration for the Copper-Coloured Mountain of Glory (zangs mdog dpal ri'i smon lam gyi rnam bshad phun thogs stong ldan)
  • Illuminating Wisdom: A Word-by-Word Commentary on The Ultimate Inexpressible Confession (ye shes sku mchog ma'i 'brul 'grel ye shes snang ba)
  • Divine Nectar that Cures Death, A Commentary on the Omniscient Jigme Lingpa's Instructions that Eliminates the Demon of Sickness (kun mkhyen 'jigs med gling pa'i nad gdon gegs sel gyi rgyab skyor lung gis gsal bar byas pa dam pa'i lam khyer 'chi gsos lha yi bdud rtsi)
  • A Model of the Three Kāyas, A Concise Commentary on the Prayer of the Ground, Path & Fruition, from the Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse (klong chen snying thig gi gzhi lam 'bras gsum smon lam gyi bsdus 'grel sku gsum 'dra 'bag)
  • A Messenger to Invoke Compassion, A Commentary on The Prayer That Spontaneously Fulfills All Wishes (bsam pa lhun grub ma'i 'grel khrid thugs rje 'bod pa'i pho nya)
  • (bde chen zhing gi smon lam gyi 'bru 'brel bde ba'i dga' ston)

Further Reading

  • Jacob P. Dalton, The Taming of the Demons – Violence and Liberation in Tibetan Buddhism (New Haven, Conn.; London: Yale University Press, 2013), page 1.

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