The Treasury of Lives

The Tewo Lungzang Nangwa incarnation line dates to the seventeenth century. The First Tewo Lungzang, Nangwa Lobzang Samten founded the monastery of Tewo Ganden Jangchub Chopel Ling, a Geluk monastery which is the seat of the incarnation line.



The First Tewo Lungzang Nangwa, Lobzang Samten was an Geluk scholar from Amdo who trained in Lhasa and established Ganden Jangchub Chopel Ling in Amdo.