Indian Masters › Virūpa
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- Śrī Dharmapāla
- Tutop Wangchuk
You reversed the Ganges and tamed a malevolent king;
Halting the sun, you drank a region's liquor yet remained sober;
You shattered a liṅgam and subjugated the goddess Caṇḍikā—
Renowned Tutop Wangchuk, I bow down to you in homage.
Texts by and about the famed siddha Virūpa (birwa pa), who is the fountainhead of the Lamdre (lam 'bras) teachings:
- The Hero's Bellowing Laughter: In Praise of the Lord of Yogins by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö | Praise
Verses in praise of the great lord of yogis (rnal 'byor dbang phyug) Virūpa, who is renowned as a mahāsiddha on account of his mastery of tantric practice.