P27: sa skya paNDi ta kun dga' rgyal mtshan/

Names order acc. to frequency
Full:
Title:
Descriptive:
Names
Undefined:
Sanskrit:
Chinese:
English:
  • Sakya Pandita
Full:
Chinese:
  • 萨迦班智达贡噶坚赞
Dates
General

- 4th of the Five Great Founding Fathers of Sakya (sa skya'i gong ma rnam lnga)

Biographical data

Teachers

- kha che paN chen shAkya shrI/ (1127–1225) Van der Kuijp 1994a (p. 612)
- grags pa seng ge/ Jackson 1989a (p. 214); might he be identical with his disciple snye thang pa grags pa sengge/ (~13th cent.) ?

Patrons

- shAkya gmon had erected the pho brang gnas chung (maybe located in close distance to the preaching-throne of sa paN) and served as sa paN's patron during his visit to yar lung in the early 13th cent. Sørensen & Hazod 2005 (p. 318 n. 22)

Events (chronological)

- 1225: met dbon shes rabs 'byung gnas/ at bsam yas/ Jackson 1987 (vol. 1, p. 28); also Blue Annals (p. 606)

- 1220-1230s: invitation by shAkya mgon to teach at bsam yas/; conducted teachings (chos kyi 'khor lo bskor) and undertook renovation and painted an image of Vajravārāhī sa skya'i gdung rabs chen mo [1975] (pp. 130-132) Rhoton 2002 (p. 12)

- 1241-1242: resided in dbu ru skyid shod dga' ldan (acc. to his biography by lho pa kun mkhyen rin chen dpal/ (~13th cent.)) Jackson 1987 (vol.1, pp. 17, 28, 31)

- 1243: presides at a great religious convocation Jackson 1987 (vol.1, pp. 28, 31)

Notes

- lam 'bras bla brgyud/ position no. 14