Dharma Paths

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Contents 1 Origins 2 Teachings 3 Subschools 4 Feudal lordship over Tibet 5 Sakya today 6 The Rimé movement 7 See also 8 Notes 9 References 10 External links Origins The name Sakya ("pale earth") derives from the unique grey landscape of Ponpori Hills in southern Tibet near Shigatse. who became known as Sachen.wikipedia. the first monastery of this tradition. or "Great Sakyapa":[4][5] Sachen Kunga Nyingpo (1092–1158) Sonam Tsemo (1142–1182) Drakpa Gyaltsen (1147–1216) Sakya Pandita (1182–1251) Chogyal Pakpa (1235–1280) Buton Rinchen Drub (1290–1364) was an important scholar and writer and one of Tibet's most celebrated historians. a famous scholar and translator who had studied at the Vikramashila University directly under Naropa. and the seat of the Sakya School was built by Khon Konchog Gyalpo (1034–1102) in 1073. "pale earth") school is one of four major schools of Tibetan Buddhism.

Pages: 288

Publisher: Snow Lion; 2nd Edition edition (October 16, 2011)

ISBN: 1559393785

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