Dzongsar Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö

Deceased Person

1893 – 1959

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Who was Dzongsar Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö?

Dzongsar Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö was a Tibetan lama, a master of many lineages, and a teacher of many of the major figures in 20th-century Tibetan Buddhism. Though he died in 1959 in Sikkim, and is not so well known in the West; he was a major proponent of the Rime movement within Tibetan Buddhism, and had a profound influence on many of the Tibetan lamas teaching today.

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Born
1893
Tibet
Lived in
  • Gangtok
Died
1959

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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