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Lhundrubteng, also known as Derge Gonchen, is a Sakya monastery in Derge. It was founded in the fifteenth century by Jampa Puntsok on the site of earlier royal temples. Starting in the seventeenth century it enjoyed close ties with Ngor Monastery in Tsang, and is sometimes considered a branch of that monastery. The monastery includes the famous Derge Printing House.

Abbots & Officers

Abbot

1. First Abbot Kunga Puntsok [ - ]
2. Second Abbot Lachen Chemchok [ - 1675]
3. Third Abbot Sanggye Tenpa [1675 - 1710]
4. Fourth Abbot Sonam Puntsok [1710 - 1714]
5. Fifth Abbot Tenpa Tsering [1714 - 1738]
6. Sixth Abbot Puntsok Tenpa [1738 - 1751]
7. Seventh Abbot Lodro Gyatso [1751 - 1779]
8. Eighth Abbot Yangchen Dolma [1774 - 1786]

Biographies

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