Rongzom Chökyi Zangpo
Courtesy of Himalayan Art Resources
With wisdom, you see all knowable phenomena,
With love, you consider beings as your own children,
With power, you extend benefit to the teachings and beings—
Dharmabhadra, to you I offer homage!
Texts by and about the great 11th-century Nyingma scholar Rongzom Chökyi Zangpo (rong zom chos kyi bzang po):
In this brief treatise, Rongzom deploys the example of a black snake’s reflection in water to illustrate the differences between the tenets of the Śrāvakas, Mādhyamikas, followers of Kriyā and Yoga Tantra, Mahāyoga, and the Great Perfection.