Namdrol wrote:tamdrin wrote:actually namdrol,
rainbow body is precisely the result of trekchod ('ja lus)
the result of thogal is the body of light (od lus)
I don't know who told you that, but it is wrong. Tregchö results in the dispersal of the body into subtle particles since it is the realization only of dharmakāya.
Rainbow body and body of light are synonymous.
You can check this out in Tulku Thudup's book.
I read that in Tulku Thondups' book masters of meditation and miracles about the longchen nyinthig masters.. that is what is written there..