About this title: This work was written by the th Dali Lama. The prayer is a supplication to Guru Rinpoche Padmasambhava written in 24 quatrain verses including a colophon. The verses use a mixture of Budhhist terminology combined with Tibetan historical references to create what is a petition for the welfare of the Tibetan nation during the 17th century.
Note: This is a general synopsis. Each listing is described below.