Chögyal Namkhai Norbu: Rainbow Body: The Life and Realization of Togden Ugyen Tendzin

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Chögyal Namkhai Norbu: Rainbow Body: The Life and Realization of Togden Ugyen Tendzin

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This fascinating biography is based on extensive notes the author took while visiting his uncle Togden Ugyen tenzin in 1954 in Derge, and on information he received after Togden's death.

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The rainbow body is one of the highest attainments of Dzogchen, an ancient path recognized as the supreme vehicle of Tibetan Buddhism. It is accomplished by transmitting one's phyical constituents into the essence of the five elements, and as a rsult no material body remains after death. This book traces the life story of a twentieth centrury Tibetan yogin, the Togden (a title which means "emdowed with realization" Ugyen Tendzin (1988-1962), whose amazing achievement of the rainbow body was witnessed in Estern Tibet not only by his countrymen, but also by the Chinese officers who were responsible for his imprisionment.

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