About Trungpa tülkus

The Trungpa are a line of incarnate who traditionally head complex in Kham, now Surmang. The three heads of the are known as GharTengTrungSum, and the lineage holder of the Zurmang Kagyu is . There have been twelve such Trungpa tulkus. Trungmase, 1st Zurmang Gharwang , was the teacher of Künga Gyaltsen, 1st Trungpa Tulku.

Tsongkhapa Lobsang Drakpa

Well-known Lamas in Tibetan Buddhism

is a title for a teacher of the Dharma in Tibetan Buddhism. The name is similar to the Sanskrit term guru, meaning "heavy one", endowed with qualities the student will eventually embody. The Tibetan word "Lama" means "highest principle", and less literally "highest mother" or "highest parent" to show close relationship between teacher and student. This is a list of some well-known Lamas in Tibetan .