Bsod nams rgyal mtshan

From Buddha-Nature

< People

Revision as of 18:49, 1 October 2020 by AlexC (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
PeopleBsod nams rgyal mtshan


བསོད་ནམས་རྒྱལ་མཚན་
Sönam Gyaltsen(1312 - 1375) 
Sonam Gyeltsen was a prolific author, although many of his writings were never printed. Most famously, he was the author of the genealogy, Gyal rab sal ba'i me long (rgyal rabs sal ba'i me long), commonly translated as The Clear Mirror: A Royal Genealogy. He wrote on various tantric subjects, particularly the Kālacakratantra, and composed a commentary on Shantideva's Bodhicaryāvatāra. His influential writings on the Lamdre (lam 'bras) tradition were collected in a volume called the Lamdre Ponak (lam 'bras pod nag), one of the first major written works on Lamdre. He also sponsored the first edition of the collected works of the Five Patriarchs of Sakya (sa skya gong ma lnga).

... read more at The Treasury of Lives

Mentioned in


Other names

  • བཙུན་པ་བསོད་ནམས་ · other names (Tibetan)
  • བླ་མ་དམ་པ་བསོད་ནམས་རྒྱལ་མཚན་ · other names (Tibetan)
  • ས་སྐྱ་པ་བླ་མ་དམ་པ་བསོད་ནམས་རྒྱལ་མཚན་ · other names (Tibetan)
  • ཉི་མ་བདེ་བའི་བློ་གྲོས་ · other names (Tibetan)
  • ས་སྐྱ་ཁྲི་འཛིན་༡༤་ · other names (Tibetan)
  • btsun pa bsod nams · other names (Wylie)
  • bla ma dam pa bsod nams rgyal mtshan · other names (Wylie)
  • sa skya pa bla ma dam pa bsod nams rgyal mtshan · other names (Wylie)
  • nyi ma bde ba'i blo gros · other names (Wylie)
  • sa skya khri 'dzin, 14 · other names (Wylie)
  • Lama Dampa Sönam Gyaltsen · other names
  • Sakya Trizin, 14th · other names

Affiliations & relations

  • sa skya · religious affiliation
  • Bu ston rin chen grub · teacher
  • Dol po pa · teacher
  • Thogs med bzang po · teacher
  • Bsam gtan pa shAkya bzang po · student
  • red mda' ba gzhon nu blo gros · student
  • Tsong kha pa · student
  • Klong chen rab 'byams · student