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[[Image:Vairotsana Mipham.jpg|frame|'''Vairotsana instructing Pang Mipham Gönpo''' from a painting by [[Dugu Choegyal Rinpoche]]]]
 
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'''Pang Mipham Gönpo''' ([[Wyl.]] ''spang mi pham mgon po'') was a student of [[Vairotsana]]. He was already eighty years old when he met his famous teacher but by practising diligently with the aid of a 'meditation support' he gained realization and ultimately attained the [[rainbow body]].
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'''Pang Mipham Gönpo''' (Tib. སྤང་མི་ཕམ་མགོན་པོ་, [[Wyl.]] ''spang mi pham mgon po'') was a student of [[Vairotsana]]. He was already eighty years old when he met his famous teacher but by practising diligently with the aid of a 'meditation support' he gained realization and ultimately attained the [[rainbow body]].
  
 
==Further Reading==
 
==Further Reading==

Latest revision as of 01:03, 15 November 2018

Vairotsana instructing Pang Mipham Gönpo from a painting by Dugu Choegyal Rinpoche

Pang Mipham Gönpo (Tib. སྤང་མི་ཕམ་མགོན་པོ་, Wyl. spang mi pham mgon po) was a student of Vairotsana. He was already eighty years old when he met his famous teacher but by practising diligently with the aid of a 'meditation support' he gained realization and ultimately attained the rainbow body.

Further Reading

  • The Great Image: The Life Story of Vairochana the Translator, translated by Ani Jinba Palmo, Shambhala, 2004.
  • Nyoshul Khenpo, A Marvelous Garland of Rare Gems: Biographies of Masters of Awareness in the Dzogchen Lineage (Junction City: Padma Publications, 2005), page 51.
  • Patrul Rinpoche, The Words of My Perfect Teacher (Boston: Shambhala, Revised edition, 1998), pp. 312-313.

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