Götsangpa Gönpo Dorje
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Texts by and about Götsangpa Gönpo Dorje (rgod tshang pa mgon po rdo rje, 1189–1258):
This famous Kagyü prayer of taking refuge consists of four lines, each of which begins with the phrase, "All mother sentient beings as infinite as space..." (ma nam mkha' dang mnyam pa'i sems can thams cad...). This particular version of the prayer is from the oral tradition of Drogön Tsangpa Gyare (1161–1211) as recorded by Götsangpa (1189–1258).
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