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The '''two images of Buddha Shakyamuni''' ([[Wyl.]] ''ston pa rnam gnyis'' or ''jor shak rnam gnyis''), aka '''two crowned buddhas''' (''jo bo rnam gnyis'') or '''Twin Buddhas''' are the two most sacred representations of the Buddha that were brought to Tibet. They are:  
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The '''two images of Buddha Shakyamuni''' (Tib. སྟོན་པ་རྣམ་གཉིས་, ''tönpa nam nyi''; [[Wyl.]] ''ston pa rnam gnyis''), aka '''two crowned buddhas''' (Tib. ཇོ་བོ་རྣམ་གཉིས་, ''jowo nam nyi''; Wyl. ''jo bo rnam gnyis'') or '''Twin Buddhas''' are the two most sacred representations of the Buddha that were brought to Tibet. They are:  
  
 
# [[Jowo Rinpoche]] in the [[Jokhang]], and
 
# [[Jowo Rinpoche]] in the [[Jokhang]], and

Revision as of 20:07, 8 March 2018

The two images of Buddha Shakyamuni (Tib. སྟོན་པ་རྣམ་གཉིས་, tönpa nam nyi; Wyl. ston pa rnam gnyis), aka two crowned buddhas (Tib. ཇོ་བོ་རྣམ་གཉིས་, jowo nam nyi; Wyl. jo bo rnam gnyis) or Twin Buddhas are the two most sacred representations of the Buddha that were brought to Tibet. They are:

  1. Jowo Rinpoche in the Jokhang, and
  2. Jowo Mikyö Dorje in the Ramoche temple.

Teachings Given to the Rigpa Sangha