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About Ganden Tripa

The Ganden Tripa or Gaden Tripa is the title of the of the school of , the school that controlled central from the mid-17th century until the 1950s. The 103rd Ganden Tripa, died in office on 21 April 2017. Jangtse Choejey Kyabje Jetsun Palsangpo is the current Ganden Tripa.

Pehar Gyelpo

Depicting the Pehar Gyalpo with 3 Geluk Masters

According to myth, Gyalpo Pehar ( : རྒྱལ་པོ་དཔེ་ཧར ) is a spirit belonging to the gyalpo class. When arrived in in the eighth century, he subdued all and put them under control of Gyalpo Pehar, who promised not to harm any sentient beings and was made the chief guardian spirit of during the reign of Trisong Deutsen. The protector deity is depicted with three Geluk .