[1] More information about the life of Khenchen Pema Tekchok Loden, including his dates and the names of his parents, has become available since this biography was written. For a full biography that incorporates the latest findings see Ryan M Jacobson, "Pema Tekchok Loden," Treasury of Lives.

[2] 'chi med ye shes, BDRC P6965

[3] chos nam, BDRC P2JM398

[4] 'jam dbyangs mkhyen brtse'i dbang po, BDRC P258

[5] dpal sprul o rgyan 'jigs med chos kyi dbang po, BDRC P270

[6] In addition, Nyoshul Lungtok Tenpai Nyima (rmyo shul lung rtogs bstan pa'i nyi ma, 1829–1901/2) is said to have surpassed his teacher in view, Gyalrong Tendzin Drakpa (rgyal rong bstan 'dzin grags pa, 1847/8–c.1921) surpassed his teacher in logic and epistemology; Minyak Kunzang Sonam (mi nyag kun bzang bsod nams, 1823–1905) surpassed him in teaching the Bodhicaryāvatāra. 

[7] o rgyan bstan 'dzin nor bu, BDRC P5055

[8] gzhan phan chos kyi snang ba, BDRC P699

[9] kun dga' dpal ldan, BDRC P6963

[10] rdzogs chen grub dbang 05 bstan chos kyi rdo rje, BDRC P701

[11] mi pham rgya mtsho, BDRC P252

[12] 'jigs med gling pa, BDRC P314

[13] zhe chen kong sprul pad+ma dri med, BDRC P744

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