Benchen is a Kagyu monastery in the Swayambhu area of Kathmandu, Nepal, that was founded in 1987 and was led by Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche and Tenga Rinpoche. There are several branch monasteries throughout the Himalayas and one in Europe, as well as the original Benchen Monastery located in Kham.
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