Today IBA celebrated with prayers the parinirvana of Khen Rinpoche Kunga Wangchuk (1921-2008), one of Sakya’s greatest modern scholars, founder of Dzongsar Institute, a renowned Sakya Tibetan Buddhist centre of learning. For many years Khen Rinpoche studied as a student of Jamyang Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö, but was imprisoned for 18 years by the Chinese until[…]
In consultation with Alan, we have agreed to go ahead with his teaching at IBA in Novembr 2020, assuming that the world situation will have returned to something like normal by that time. We will keep interested students informed if this changes.
To all our friends and supporters, we wish you an auspicious, blessed, healthy, peaceful, content and prosperous Iron Mouse Year, 2020.
Congratulations to Kunsang Choephel who has been bestowed with the title of Khenpo. Khenpo Kunsang Choephel as been giving teachings on Buddhism at IBA on Saturday mornings for several years now and IBA is very pleased to share this news.