Talk:Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche

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Some more information[edit]

"IV.Contribution of Ven.Urgyen Tulku Rinpoche and his son Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche

In 1970’s Ven. Urgyen Tulku Rinpoche established Ka-Nying Shedrupling Monastery at Bodhanath.This monastery commonly called White Monastery is one of the largest Buddhist monastery in the Kathmandu Valley.

After the completion of the monastery Rinpoche invited His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa to come and confer all the empowerment and transmissions of Kagyu Ngakdzo (the treasury of Kagyu Mantras) His Holiness graciously did so. For the inauguration King Birendra of Nepal was invited in the position of Dharmaraja to preside over the ceremony.

Ven. Urgyen Tulku Rinpoche seemed very compassionate to his Newar disciples. In spite of his illness he performed Phowa practices twice for the benefit of his Newar disciples.He gave several teachings on Mahayana and Vajrayana practices to his Newar disciples on various places in Patan and Kathmandu.

This monastery has a family of more than 200 Buddhist monks and nuns. The abbot of this monastery is Ven. Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche. The principal Lamas are His Eminence Chokling Rinpoche and Chonyi Rinpoche. Ven. Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche also offers annual Rangjung Yeshe Seminar for western Dharma Students. During the seminar Rinpoche offers teachings on the aspects of Buddhist doctrines as well as private instructions for retreat. Rinpoche receives visitors every morning and offers guidance in Dharma matters. Rinpoche is very popular among his Newar disciples for his numerous teachings on Mahayana Buddhist practices and sometimes he teaches in Nepali language and with broken Nepal bhasa." Sure some of it can be inserted into the article.

Austerlitz -- 88.75.223.24 (talk) 10:29, 4 December 2008 (UTC)