With immense attention to detail, Nyoshul Khenpo maps out the "ultimate lineage of direct transmission," the heart of all lines of transmission of Dzogpachenpo from the primordial buddha to the present day, showing the connections between masters and students in an unbroken line of succession.
Tangtong Gyalpo is one of Tibet's most famous heros and one of Chagdud Tulku Rinpoche's past incarnations. This text is a meticulous translation of his biography written by one of his disciples which has been passed on for centuries.
This book is written on three levels ~ The first includes the life and experiences of the man, named Sonam Gyalpol. The second includes time and history, an important transitional era for the country of Tibet, and the third level revolves around the spiritual practice and experiences of Terton Sogyal, the Buddhist mystic and spiritual leader.