Sachen Kunga Nyingpo was one of the famous Sakya's abstaining from
meat and alcohol.
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Kunga Nyingpo, the son of Khon Konchok Gyalpo and an emanation of
Manjushri, was born in 1092. From early childhood, Sachen showed
great signs of wisdom. At the age of twelve, Sachen, under the guidance
of his guru, Bari Lotsava, performed one-point mediation on Manjushri.
After meditating on this for a continuous period of six months,
Manhushri appeared in front of him and gave him the teachings on
the parting of four attachments as follows:
If you cling
to this life, then you are not a dharma practitioner;
If you cling to the wheel of existence, then you do not possess
If you look only to your own interests, then you do not possess
If clinging ensues, then you do not possess the view.
in an instant that this teaching contained the essence of the Path
of Perfection. Sachen also received teachings and empowerments on
sutras and tantras from many great teachers, including his father
and Virupa. Sachen was a man of immense virtue and bodhichitta.
He had immeasurable faith in his practice and was a great teacher
Sachen passed all the doctrines to his two sons,
Sonam Tsemo and Dakpa Gyaltsen. He passed away at the age of 67
in 1158, where his four emanations departed to four pure lands to
benefit sentient beings. (Source)