Lhalung Palgyi Dorje was a devoted follower of Guru Rinpoche, one of twenty-five.
He is renowned for killing the evil King Langdarma, thus liberating him and putting an end to the suppression of Buddhism in Tibet.
At the end of his life, he attained the state of rainbow body.
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 .