Gyalse Tokme Zangpo
Texts by the famous Kadampa master Gyalse Tokme Zangpo (rgyal sras thogs med bzang po, 1297–1371) or Ngulchu Tokme (dngul chu thogs med):
This is a classic work on 'bringing difficult circumstances onto the path' (lam khyer), a subgenre of mind training. Tokme Zangpo reveals what it is like to live beyond hopes and fears, and how to face sickness, poverty and death (as well as good health, prosperity and long-life) with joy.
One of the most famous native Tibetan texts on mind training, this classic by Tokme Zangpo summarises the teachings of Śāntideva's Bodhicaryāvatāra and other sources, in order to present the path of the bodhisattva in just thirty-seven four-line verses.