Nyangral Nyima Özer Series
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Body emanation of King Trisong Detsen, born in Lhodrak Tamshul,
From Sinbar and Khoting you revealed the Great Compassionate One, Embodiment of Sugatas
And other treasures of profound Dharma, supreme forefather,
Nyangrel Nyima Özer, to you I pay homage!
Texts composed or revealed by the important tertön Nyangral Nyima Özer (nyang ral nyi ma 'od zer, 1124–1192):
One of the better known instructions from the collection known as Responses to Questions, Advice from the Guru's Direct Instructions (bla ma dmar khrid kyi zhal gdams zhus lan skor), which is included in the Precious Treasury of Revelations (rin chen gter mdzod). The text contains simple advice from Guru Padmasambhava for his elderly disciple, Ngok Sherab Gyalpo.
Prayers to Guru Rinpoche
- A Prayer Recalling the Life and Liberation of the Precious Master Padmasambhava | Guru Rinpoche Prayers
This prayer in 26 verses recounts the major events of the life of Guru Padmasambhava, from his miraculous birth upon a lotus to his final departure from Tibet for the land of the rakṣasas. Upon recollecting each stage or episode in the Guru's life, the reader requests empowerment and blessings.