Thrangu Rinpoche Sixteenth Karmapa

Thrangu Rinpoche was born in Kham in 1933. At the age of five, he was formally recognized by the Sixteenth Karmapa and the previous Situ Rinpoche as the incarnation of the great Thrangu tulku. Entering Thrangu monastery, from the ages of seven to sixteen he studied reading, writing, grammar, poetry, and astrology, memorized ritual texts, and completed two preliminary retreats. At sixteen under the direction of Khenpo Lodro Rabsel, he began the study of .

Description of the Kingdom of Shambhala

Descriptions of the kingdom of Shambhala are based both on literature said to emanate from Shambhala itself and by later commentators, mainly Tibetans, who claimed to have visited the kingdom in the material realm, on an etheric plane, in dreams, or by some other means. As the descriptions will make clear, this is not of “historical” Shambhala; i.e., a country that once existed in the time-space continuum recognized by Western historiography—for instance, the ancient .

Matthieu Ricard, A French writer and Buddhist monk

And he chose to become a Buddhist Monk over a Bio-Chemist Matthieu Ricard is a popular name we hear when talking about Buddhism and Buddhist monk. He is from an intellectual french family; his father is a renowned French philosopher and mother is the abstract lyrics painter and Tibetan Buddhist called nun Yahne Le Toumelin. Seems like he’s following his mom’s path. After completing the PhD degree in molecular genetics at Pasteur Institute, Matthieu decided .

The ThirtyTwo Kings of Shambhala

The Seven Dharma Kings  Sanskrit  Tibetan  Mongolian  Reign  Emanation of:  1st  Suchandra   Dawa Zangpo  Khaan Davaasanbo 3 Years, Starting 879 BC  Vajrapani  2nd  Sureshvara (Suresha)  Lhawang  Khaan Vaanchugchanbo 876-776 BC  Kshitigarbha  3rd  Teji  Zijichen  Khaan Sivjidtayaa (776-676 BC  Yamantaka  4th  Somadatta  Dawejyin  Khaan Davaajinshen 676-576  Sarvanivaranavishkambi  5th  Sureshvara  Lhae Wangchug  Khaan Lkhdeivanchug 576-476  Jambhaka  6th  Vishavamurti  Natshog Zugchen  Khaan Sajivanchüg 476-376  Manaka  7th  Sureshana  Lhae Wangden  Khaan Lkhaeivandan 376-276  Khargarbha The 25 Kalkin or .

Guru Rinpoche | Padmasambhava

The history of Guru Rinpoche dates back in India. He is also known as the Padmasambhava. He is the Indian Buddhist Master of the 8th century. He is an emanation of the Buddha Amitabha, and a number of Rinpoche have been evolved around the Padmasambhava’s life. He is popular as “The Second Buddha” across the Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan, and many places around the world. During the teaching of Padmasambhava, he transmitted the Vajrayana to hundreds of disciples. His .

Biography | 14th Dalai Lama

H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, is the simple Buddhist monk. He was born on 6 July 1935 in Taktser, Amdo, northeastern Tibet. Born in a small family of Tibet, he spent the major part of his childhood in farming and kinds of stuff. He grew up to be a spiritual leader of Tibet. Soon after his birth, he was named as Lhamo Thondup that means ‘Wish-Fulfilling Goddess.’ Early Education Like every Tibetans, His Holiness .