The Disciples of Milarepa
The main disciples of Milarepa, and the chronology of when they met and started following him, are described in 1) The Profound Biography of Great Jetsun Milarepa, compiled by 12 Great Sons of Milarepa, 2) the Black Treasury by the Third Karmapa Rangjung Dorje, and 3) the Hundred Thousand Songs of Milarepa (Gurbum), by Tsangyön Heruka. The images of the disciples are extracted from old Tibetan manuscripts of the Black Treasury and biography.
Key Disciples of Milarepa སློབ་ཚོགས།
According to the classification and list of Tsangyön Heruka
– One Hundred Realized Masters: རྫི་བོ་རས་པ། Dziwo Repa, etc.
– One Hundred Eight Great Meditators
– Over One Thousand Yogis and Yoginis Who Renounced Worldly Pursuits and Achieved the Primary Stage of Realization
– Countless ordinary people who encountered Jetsun Milarepa and received instructions