Commentary on “Compendium of Ways of Knowing” – Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey
Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey
Commentary on Blo-rigs-kyi sdom-tshig blang-dor gsal-ba’i me-long by A-kya Yongs-‘dzin dByangs-can dga’-ga’i blo-gros, (also known as A-kya Yongs-‘dzin Blo-bzang don-grub) (1740 – 1827), compiled from oral teachings by Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey, translated and edited by Sharpa Tulku and Alexander Berzin with Khamlung Tulku and Jonathan Landaw, was originally published as A-kya Yong-dzin Yang-chan ga-wäi lo-dr’ö, A Compendium of Ways of Knowing, A Clear Mirror of What Should be Accepted and Rejected. Dharamsala, India: Library of Tibetan Works & Archives, 1976. The commentary was compiled with clarification on several points from Tsenshap Serkong Rinpoche, L.T. Doboom Tulku and Alan Wallace. A revised second edition was published in 1980 upon further consultation with Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey, Geshe Sonam Rinchen, Geshe Dawa and Yeshe Lodro Rinpoche. The root text was retranslated and Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey’s commentary re-edited and supplemented with additional explanations by Dr. Alexander Berzin, 2020.