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Enlightened Beings - Table of Contents

Life Stories from the Ganden Oral Tradition

CONTENTS

Illustrations
Preface          
Acknowledgments

Part I: Introduction
Namtar as Literature and Liturgy  
A General Definition
Chi, the Historical     
Nang, the Inspirational
Sang, the Instructional

Part II: The Translations

The Liberation Life Stories of:

The Lord of Accomplishment, Jampel Gyatso        

Baso Chökyi Gyeltsen           

The Great Siddha, Chökyi Dorje     

Gyelwa Ensapa         

The Scholar-Siddha, Sanggye Yeshe          

The First Panchen, Losang Chökyi Gyeltsen          

Part III: Appendices   

Appendix I.    The Gelukpa Mahāmudrā Lineage
Appendix II.   Prayer to the Lineage Lamas (in English)
Appendix III.   Prayer to the Lineage Lamas (in Tibetan)
Appendix IV.  The Meaning and Methods of Mahāmudrā          
Appendix V.   The Life of Yongdzin Yeshe Gyeltsen                     

Abbreviations           
Notes 
Glossary         
Sanskrit-Tibetan Glossary   
Bibliography 
Index