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Nyingma Tibetan Buddhists select Dzogchen Rinpoche as new head

January 18, 2019 2:16 am0 comments
Nyingma Tibetan Buddhists select Dzogchen Rinpoche as new head

(TibetanReview.net, Jan17’19) – The heads of the principal monasteries of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism have on Jan 15 chosen the 7th Dzogchen Rinpoche Jigme Losel Wangpo as their new leader. This followed the sudden passing away in Nov 2018 of Kathok Getse Rinpoche in Nepal, who held that […]

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Tibetan religious leaders’ conference put off after Nyingma head’s passing away

November 26, 2018 6:40 am0 comments
Tibetan religious leaders’ conference put off after Nyingma head’s passing away

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has on Nov 24 announced an indefinite postponement of the 13th conference of top religious leaders of Tibet following the recent passing away of the leader of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. The 64-year-old Nyingma head, Kathok […]

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Nyingma Tibetan Buddhists choose new head and five others for three-yearly roster

January 27, 2018 11:59 pm0 comments
Nyingma Tibetan Buddhists choose new head and five others for three-yearly roster

(TibetanReview.net, Jan27, 2018) – Followers of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, the oldest among the five major schools, have a new head. The Fourth Kathok Getse Rinpoche Gyurme Tenpa Gyaltsen, holder of the Kathok Monastery lineage, has been made the 7th head of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism […]

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