The prayer was composed by the Second Gyalwang Drukpa, Gyalwa Je Kunga Paljor
DORJE CHANGCHEN KHYENPEI KHAYING LA/
In the Wisdom Space of Vajradhara
TILLIPA NI TOGPEI KYILKHOR GYÉ/
great the Mandala of Understanding of Tilopa,
NARO PENCHEN THUGJEI ÖEZER THrO/
and radiated the compassion of Naropa
GYÜEPA MARIG MUNSEL SUMLA DÜE/
I bow to the three lineages that dispel the darkness of ignorance.
MARPA LOTSA CHÖEKYI GYATSHO LA/
The Dharma Ocean of Marpa Lotsawa
SHÉPA DORJE YISHIN NORBU NYÉ/
found the wish-fulfilling gem Shedpa Dorje (Milarepa),
DA ÖE SHONNU GÖEDÖE REWA KANG/
and fulfilled the wishes of Dawoe Shonnu (Gampopa)
GYÜEPA NGÖEDrUB CHOGTER SUMLA DÜE/
I bow to the three lineages that grant the Excellent Attainment.
DrOGON RINCHEN JANGCHUB JONSHING LA/
From the Bodhi-tree like Drogon Rinchen Jangchub,
LINGCHEN RÉPA LABSUM LODAB GYÉ/
bloomed the leaf and branch of Lingchen Repa,
PELDEN DrUGPA THrINLÉ DrÉBU MIN/
and ripened the activity-fruit of the Glorious Drukpa,
GYÜEPA DUGSUM NÉSEL SUMLA DÜE/
I bow to the three lineages that cure the sickness of the three poisons.
SANGYÉ ONRÉ PHUNTSHOG GANGRI LA/
From the splendid mountain of Sangye Onray (Dharma Sengye)
SENGGEI TSHENCHEN DAMCHÖE DÜETSII GYUN/
originated the Dharma-nectar stream of the Masters
with the name Sengye,
CHÖEJE KHU ON ZABDON NYUGU THrUNG/
and sprouted the seed of the profound knowledge
of Choje and his kins.
GYÜEPA GÖEDÖE KUNJUNG SUMLA DÜE/
I bow to holders of the three wish-fulfilling lineages.
KAGYÜE KUNGYI TSUGGYEN GAMPOPA/
Gampopa, the crown jewel of all the teaching lineages;
DrUBGYÜE TENPEI SOGSHING TSARIWA/
Tsariwa, the life-tree of the meditation tradition;
DONGYÜE DAMPEI NGADAG DrUGPEI SHAB/
Drukpa, the master of the profound transmission tradition;
NAMSUM YERMÉ CHÖEJEI SHABLA DÜE/
to Choje, who is inseparable from the three, I bow.
YINGDANG YESHÉ DAGPEI KU/
The body, the pure form of transcendental wisdom
as vast as the space;
GAGPA MÉ PA SUNGGI CHOG/
the speech, flawlessly fluent;
THrULPA MÉPA YESHÉ THUG/
the mind, epitome of unconfused transcendental wisdom;
LAMEI KUSUNG THUGLA DÜE/
to the body, speech and mind of the Lama, I bow.
KUNKHYAB NAMKHEI NELJOR WA/
Space-like all-pervading yogi,
CHOGDrEL DEWA CHENPOI LONG/
with the mind of directionless Great Bliss,
LHUNDrUB DÜEMA JÉPEI YING/
natural, unfabricated and spacious,
KUNKHYEN DrUGPEI SHABLA DÜE/
to the feet of the Omniscient Drukpa, I bow.
DAGGI TSERAB THAMCHÉ DU/
May I, in all my births,
DAMPA KHYÉDANG MIDrEL SHING/
remain inseparable from you.
KHYÉSUNG DAMCHÖE DÜETSII RÖE/
May the Dharma nectar of your speech
NAMPA KUNTU TSHOWAR SHOG/
sustain me in every form.
GYELWÉ NGAGPEI NÉNAM SU/
At all the sites praised by the Victorious Lords,
TSHEDII JAWA LÖETANG NÉ/
renouncing the mundane activities of this life,
DONDAM CHÖEKUI LAMA DANG/
may I remain forever inseparable
NAMYANG DrELWA MÉPAR SHOG/
from the ultimate Guru Dharmakaya.
RANGDON SHIDEI LOPANG NÉ/
Giving up the selfish thought of peace and happiness,
KHADANG NYAMPEI DrOWA NAM/
may I be able to look after with love
DAGGI TSEWÉ JÉZUNG NÉ/
the sentient beings limitless as the sky,
THARPEI LAMLA GÖEPAR SHOG/
and guide them onto the path of liberation.