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Texts related to Buddha Akṣobhya (mi bskyod pa/mi ’khrugs pa), the ‘Unwavering One’:
- The Jewel Rosary: A Concise Aspiration Towards the Buddhafield of the Blessed Akṣobhya by Drimé Zhingkyong Gönpo
This prayer to emulate the aspirations of Akṣobhya and take rebirth in his pureland of Abhirati appears in the collected writings of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodro (1893–1959), where it is attributed to Drimé Zhingkyong.
- Opening the Door to Great Bliss: An Aspiration Towards the Realm of Abhirati by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö
An aspiration to be reborn in the eastern pureland of Abhirati (mngon dga'), the realm of Vajra Akṣobhya. The text is included in the Shechen edition of the Rinchen Terdzö as part of Longsal Nyingpo's (1625–1692) Longsal Dorje Nyingpo (klong gsal rdo rje snying po) cycle.
- Empowerments of the Eight Symbols, Eight Substances and Seven Emblems by Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö
This prayer to the lineage of the Longsal Dorje Nyingpo practice of Vajra Akṣobhya is included in the collected writings of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö (1893–1959) but was likely composed by Getse Mahāpaṇḍita Gyurme Tsewang Chokdrup (1761–1829).