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[[Image:Lama Gonpo Phurba.jpg‎|thumb|400px|The '''Namchak Ter Phurba''' discovered by [[Nyang Ral Nyima Özer]], which belonged to [[Gönpo Tseten Rinpoche]], and was given to him by H.H. the Fourteenth [[Dalai Lama]].]]
 
[[Image:Lama Gonpo Phurba.jpg‎|thumb|400px|The '''Namchak Ter Phurba''' discovered by [[Nyang Ral Nyima Özer]], which belonged to [[Gönpo Tseten Rinpoche]], and was given to him by H.H. the Fourteenth [[Dalai Lama]].]]
'''Nyang Ral Nyima Özer''' ([[Wyl.]] ''nyang ral nyi ma 'od zer'') (1136-1204) was a mind emanation of [[King Trisong Detsen]] and the first of the [[Five Sovereign Tertöns]]. His [[terma]]s contain cycles associated with the [[guru]], [[yidam]] and [[dakini]], but mostly the latter two, especially the cycle of the [[Kagyé Deshek Düpa]] and the dakini cycle of Tröma Nakmo (Wyl. ''khros ma nag mo''). The guru cycle is called Lama Yongdzok (Wyl. ''bla ma yongs rdzogs'').
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'''Nyang Ral Nyima Özer''' ([[Wyl.]] ''nyang ral nyi ma 'od zer'') (1136-1204)<ref>These dates appear on TBRC. Leonard van der Kuijp gives the dates as 1124-1192.</ref>was a mind emanation of [[King Trisong Detsen]] and the first of the [[Five Sovereign Tertöns]]. His [[terma]]s contain cycles associated with the [[guru]], [[yidam]] and [[dakini]], but mostly the latter two, especially the cycle of the [[Kagyé Deshek Düpa]] and the dakini cycle of Tröma Nakmo (Wyl. ''khros ma nag mo''). The guru cycle is called Lama Yongdzok (Wyl. ''bla ma yongs rdzogs'').
  
 
==His Writings==
 
==His Writings==
 
*''chos 'byung me tog snying po sbrang rtsi'i bcud''
 
*''chos 'byung me tog snying po sbrang rtsi'i bcud''
 
*''[[Zanglingma]]'', a biography of [[Guru Rinpoche]]
 
*''[[Zanglingma]]'', a biography of [[Guru Rinpoche]]
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==Notes==
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==Further Reading==
 
==Further Reading==

Revision as of 07:44, 23 September 2010

The Namchak Ter Phurba discovered by Nyang Ral Nyima Özer, which belonged to Gönpo Tseten Rinpoche, and was given to him by H.H. the Fourteenth Dalai Lama.

Nyang Ral Nyima Özer (Wyl. nyang ral nyi ma 'od zer) (1136-1204)[1]was a mind emanation of King Trisong Detsen and the first of the Five Sovereign Tertöns. His termas contain cycles associated with the guru, yidam and dakini, but mostly the latter two, especially the cycle of the Kagyé Deshek Düpa and the dakini cycle of Tröma Nakmo (Wyl. khros ma nag mo). The guru cycle is called Lama Yongdzok (Wyl. bla ma yongs rdzogs).

His Writings

Notes

  1. These dates appear on TBRC. Leonard van der Kuijp gives the dates as 1124-1192.

Further Reading

  • Dudjom Rinpoche, The Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism, Its Fundamentals and History, trans. and ed. Gyurme Dorje (Boston: Wisdom, 1991), page 755-759.

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