Paṇchen Shākya Shrī

Paṇchen Shākya Shrī (c. 1127 – c. 1225)

Māhasiddhas & Paṇḍitas

Paṇchen Shākya Shrī was born in Kashmir. He was invited to Tibet along with nine other māhapaṇḍitas (great scholar). During his ten years of residence in Tibet, he taught prātimokṣa precepts lineage as well as teachings of the sūtra and tantra to Sakya Paṇdita, the fourth Sakya patriarch.