a r m a . K a g y u . T r a d i t i o n
10th Shamarpa, Mipham Chodrub Gyamtso
from The Garland of Moon Water Crystal by Situ Chokyi Jungnay and
Belo Tsewang Kunkhyab
10th Shamarpa, Mipham Chodrub Gyamtso was
recognized by the thirteenth Karmapa, Dudul Dorje, who had been
his teacher. Chodrub Gyamtso became a scholar and a meditation master.
In his forties he travelled
to Nepal, where he attracted and taught many followers.
He also restored the great
Swayambhu stupa, one of Nepal's great Buddhist monuments.
He passed away in the vicinity
of the Boudhanath Stupa, another famous Buddhist pilgrimage site
Ninth Situpa, Pema Nyinche Wangpo (1774 - 1853)