Two images of Buddha Shakyamuni

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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:

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

Teachings Given to the Rigpa Sangha