Prayer for the Long Life of Sogyal Rinpoche by Kyabjé Trulshik Rinpoche
om swasti sonam jé wé trun pé tsen péi gar
Om swasti Your marvellous form manifests from measureless acts of merit,
dé sum long güi chö dra kun né drok
Far and wide you make the Dzogchen teachings of the Three Categories and Nine Spaces resound.
nga gyur tenpé gyaltsen trul pé ku
You are the incarnation who is the victory banner of the Ancient Tradition:
shyap zung tak ten gurü chin gyi lop
May the blessing of Guru Rinpoche make your life forever secure and firm!
This prayer was composed by the monk Dharma Vagindri, known as Trulshik Rinpoche, to bless the object of meditation of the peerless incarnation Sogyal Rinpoche, Padmasambhava’s representative in the West! Siddhirastu!
Composed by Kyabjé Trulshik Rinpoche on the occasion of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s bestowal of the Kalachakra empowerment in New York City in October 1991.