The Treasury of Lives

The Chesho Tulku is a Geluk incarnation line dating from the early eighteenth century with a seat at Kumbum Jampaling in Amdo. The line originated with Ngwawang Shedrub Tenpai Nyima, who was recognized as the reincarnation of Ngawang Tenpa, the thirty-third abbot of Kumbum.



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b.1717 - d.1786

The Third Chesho, Lobzang Jangchub Tenpai Dronme, was the seventy-first throne holder of Kumbum monastery. He was educated mainly in both U-Tsang and Amdo.