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Ngor Ewaṃ Choden near Shigatse in Tsang was founded in 1429 by Ngorchen Kunga Zangpo. Ngor is part of the Sakya tradition, following the same doctrinal and ritual tradition, but it maintains administrative independence from Sakya Monastery.

Abbots & Officers

Ngor Khenchen

1. First Ngor Khenchen Ngorchen Kunga Zangpo [1430 - 1456]
2. Second Ngor Khenchen Muchen Sempa Chenpo Konchok Gyeltsen [1456 - 1462]
3. Third Ngor Khenchen Jamyang Sherab Gyatso [1462 - 1465]
4. Fourth Ngor Khenchen Kunga Wangchuk [1465 - 1478]
5. Fifth Ngor Khenchen Pelden Dorje [1478 - 1482]
6. Sixth Ngor Khenchen Gorampa Sonam Sengge [1482 - 1486]
7. Seventh Ngor Khenchen Konchok Pelwa [1486 - 1501]
8. Eighth Ngor Khenchen Muchen Sanggye Rinchen [1501 - 1516]
9. Ninth Ngor Khenchen Lhachok Sengge [1516 - 1535]
10. Tenth Ngor Khenchen Konchok Lhundrub [1535 - 1557]
11. Eleventh Ngor Khenchen Sanggye Sengge [1557 - 1569]
12. Twelfth Ngor Khenchen Konchok Pelden [1582 - 1590]
13. Thirteenth Ngor Khenchen Drangti Paṇchen Namkha Pelzang [1579 - 1595]
14. Fourteenth Ngor Khenchen Jampa Kunga Tashi [1595 - 1603]
15. Fifteenth Ngor Khenchen Kunga Sonam Lhundrub [1603 - 1618]
16. Sixteenth Ngor Khenchen Pelden Dondrub [1618 - 1622]
17. Seventeenth Ngor Khenchen Namkha Sanggye [1622 - 1625]
18. Eighteenth Ngor Khenchen Sherab Jungne [1625 - 1653]
19. Nineteenth Ngor Khenchen Namkha Rinchen [1653 - 1657]
20. Twentieth Ngor Khenchen Ngawang Sonam Gyeltsen [1657 - 1658]
21. Twenty-first Ngor Khenchen Sonam Gyatso [1658 - 1667]
22. Twenty-second Ngor Khenchen Pelchok Gyeltsen [1667 - 1671]
23. Twenty-third Ngor Khenchen Jamyang Namkha Pelzang [1671 - 1672]
24. Twenty-fourth Ngor Khenchen lhun grub dpal ldan [1672 - 1686]
25. Twenty-fifth Ngor Khenchen Sanggye Puntsok [1686 - 1689]
26. Twenty-sixth Ngor Khenchen Sanggye Tendzin [1689 - 1693]
27. Twenty-seventh Ngor Khenchen Sheja Zangpo [1695 - 1703]
28. Twenty-eighth Ngor Khenchen byams pa tshul khrims dpal bzang [1703 - 1710]
29. Twenty-ninth Ngor Khenchen bsod nams dpal ldan [1710 - 1713]
30. Thirtieth Ngor Khenchen byams pa bsod nams bzang po [1713 - 1722]
31. Thirty-first Ngor Khenchen bkra shis lhun grub [1722 - 1725]
32. Thirty-second Ngor Khenchen tshul khrims lhun grub [1725 - 1730]
33. Thirty-third Ngor Khenchen byams pa nam mkha' bsam grub [1730 - 1733]
34. Thirty-fourth Ngor Khenchen dpal ldan chos skyong [1733 - 1740]
35. Thirty-fifth Ngor Khenchen sangs rgyas dpal bzang [1740 - 1741]
36. Thirty-sixth Ngor Khenchen byams pa bsod nams lhun grub [1741 - 1745]
37. Thirty-seventh Ngor Khenchen mi 'gyur rgyal mtshan [1746 - 1751]
38. Thirty-eighth Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs sangs rgyas ye shes [1751 - ]
39. Thirty-ninth Ngor Khenchen dkon mchog grags pa [1751 - ]
40. Fortieth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang chos skyong bzang po [ - ]
41. Forty-first Ngor Khenchen sangs rgyas grags pa [ - ]
42. Forty-second Ngor Khenchen phun tshogs don grub [ - ]
43. Forty-third Ngor Khenchen kun dga' bsod nams [ - 1787]
44. Forty-fourth Ngor Khenchen Jampa Namkha Chime [1789 - 1793]
45. Forty-fifth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang dam chos [1793 - 1804]
46. Forty-sixth Ngor Khenchen byams pa bsod nams dpal 'byor [1804 - 1811]
47. Forty-seventh Ngor Khenchen byams pa kun dga' bstan 'dzin [1811 - 1821]
48. Forty-eighth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang blo gros bzang po [1821 - 1823]
49. Forty-ninth Ngor Khenchen dpal ldan chos kyi rgyal mtshan [1823 - 1829]
50. Fiftieth Ngor Khenchen byams pa dpal ldan bzang po [1830 - 1835]
51. Fifty-first Ngor Khenchen 'jam dpal bzang po [1835 - 1842]
52. Fifty-second Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang blo gros bstan pa [1842 - 1849]
53. Fifty-third Ngor Khenchen kun dga' bstan pa'i blo gros [1849 - 1851]
54. Fifty-fourth Ngor Khenchen kun dga' bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan [1851 - 1859]
55. Fifty-fifth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang bsod nams rgyal mtshan [1859 - 1866]
56. Fifty-sixth Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs shes rab rgya mtsho [1866 - 1870]
57. Fifty-seventh Ngor Khenchen dpal ldan blo gros rgyal mtshan [1870 - 1876]
58. Fifty-eight Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs rin chen rdo rje [1876 - 1881]
59. Fifty-ninth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang blo gros snying po [1881 - 1890]
60. Sixtieth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang mkhyen rab 'jam dpal snying po [1890 - 1895]
61. Sixty-first Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang kun dga' bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan [1895 - 1898]
62. Sixty-second Ngor Khenchen byams pa dpal ldan chos mdzad [1898 - 1904]
65. Sixty-fifth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang blo gros snying po [1921 - 1924]
66. Sixty-sixth Ngor Khenchen rgyal sras chos kyi nyi ma [1924 - 1926]
67. Sixty-seventh Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs kun bzang thub bstan chos kyi rgyal mtshan [1927 - 1930]
68. Sixty-eighth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang blo gros theg mchog bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan [1930 - 1933]
69. Sixty-ninth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang yon tan rgya mtsho [1933 - 1934]
70. Seventieth Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang mkhas grub rgya mtsho [1948 - 1951]
71. Seventy-first Ngor Khenchen byams pa nam mkha' kun bzang bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan [1939 - 1940]
72. Seventy-second Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs thub bstan lung rtogs rgyal mtshan [1942 - 1945]
73. Seventy-third Ngor Khenchen ngag dbang mkhyen brtse thub bstan snying po [1957 - 1959]
74. Seventy-fourth Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs kun dga' bstan pa'i rgyal mtshan [1951 - 1954]
75. Seventy-fifth Ngor Khenchen 'jam dbyangs bstan pa'i nyi ma [1954 - 1957]

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