Khandro Tsering Chödrön Series
Courtesy of the Estate of Gyalyum Kunzang Dechen Tsomo Namgyal
With the blessings of Tsogyal, wisdom ḍākinī of great bliss,
Emanation of the lady of Shelkar,
Āyu Dharma Dīpam (Long Life, Lamp of the Dharma), to you I pray.
Grant your blessing so that all our wishes in accordance with the Dharma be fulfilled.
Texts related to Khandro Tsering Chödrön (mkha' 'gro tshe ring chos sgron, 1929–2011), spiritual consort of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö:
In response to a question from his spiritual consort, Khandro Tsering Chödrön, Jamyang Khyentse explains the essence of the path in just a few lines. (Khandro's question is in the form of an acrostic poem, the opening syllables of its four lines being the first four syllables of the Tibetan alphabet).
Calling the Guru from Afar
- Nectar Shower of Blessings: A Song of Yearning Devotion Recalling the Everpresent Gurus by Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche | Calling the Guru from Afar
Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche wrote this song of "calling the guru from afar" (bla ma rgyang 'bod) to accompany the guru yoga ("A Rang Rig Ma Chö…") he had previously composed. It is an invocation of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, Khandro Tsering Chödrön and Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche himself.
- Prayer for the Long Life of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö and Khandro Tsering Chödrön by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö | Long-Life Prayers
- Prayer for the Long Life of Khandro Tsering Chödrön by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö | Long-Life Prayers
Jamyang Khyentse composed this prayer entitled 'Removing Obstacles in the Life of the Ḍākinī' (ḍā ki'i sku tshe'i 'phrang bzlog) for the longevity of his consort Khandro Tsering Chödrön (Āyu Dharma Dīpam) at the request of Parkö Chöpel, a carver of printing blocks at Dzongsar.
Tarthang Tulku Rinpoche, one of the pioneers of Tibetan Buddhism in America, composed this short prayer to Khandro Tsering Chödrön, the spiritual wife of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, shortly after her parinirvāṇa in 2011.
Swift Rebirth Prayers
- Cymbals to Invoke a Compassionate Response: A Prayer for Swift Rebirth of Khandro Tsering Chödrön by Sakya Trichen | Swift Rebirth Prayers