Kyeuchung Lotsāwa was born into the Drokmi clan and was believed to be an incarnation of an Indian mahapaṇḍita.
He was given his name, which means “boy translator”, as he had learned Sanskrit at a young age.
As a householder, he became a disciple of Padmasambhava and became an expert in early transmission tantra.
He is known for having the ability to attract and teach birds with the use of mudra. He is one of the twenty-five disciples of Padmasambhava.
The 25 disciples of Padmasambhava also called as Guru Rinpoche were instrumental in the spread of Buddha's teachings throughout Tibet. They emerged as masters, having achieved great wisdom, understanding, and success.
These Mahasiddhas are believed to have special future incarnations due to their connection with Padmasambhava's terma treasures.
To this day, these disciples continue to be reborn as Tertons, imparting the teachings of Padmasambhava in a contemporary and authentic way to new .