Sixteenth Karmapa Series
Texts by and about the Sixteenth Karmapa, Rangjung Rigpé Dorje (rang byung rig pa'i rdo rje, 1924–1981):
- Prayer for the Long Life of the Great Sixteenth Gyalwang Karmapa by Dudjom Rinpoche | Long-Life Prayers
This seven-verse prayer for the longevity of the Sixteenth Karmapa, Rangjung Rigpé Dorje (1924–1981) was written by Sakya Trichen Ngawang Kunga Tekchen Palbar (b. 1945) and is reproduced in the 2012 edition of the collected writings of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö (1893–1959).
- The Many-Stringed Lute of Immortal Brahmā: A Prayer for the Long Life of the Great Sixteenth Karmapa, Lord of the World by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö | Long-Life Prayers
This thirteen-verse prayer for the longevity of the Sixteenth Karmapa, Rangjung Rigpé Dorje (1924–1981) was written at the very beginning of the Fire Monkey year (1956) while Jamyang Khyentse was residing at Tsurphu Monastery.