The Treasury of Lives

Khyentse Foundation

Khamshe is the monastic college of Dzongsar Monastery in Derge. It was established in 1918 by Zhenpen Chokyi Nangwa, under the encouragement of Khyentse Chokyi Lodro, and is famous for its ecumenical educational system.

Abbots & Officers

Abbot

1. First Abbot Zhenpen Chokyi Nangwa 1918 -
2. Second Abbot 'jam dbyangs mkhyen rab 1920 - 1929
3. Third Abbot 'jam dbyangs chos kyi rgyal mtshan -
4. Fourth Abbot blo gros rgyal mtshan -
5. Fifth Abbot 'jam dbyangs kun dga' rnam rgyal -
6. Sixth Abbot rin chen rdo rje -
7. Seventh Abbot blo gros rgya mtsho -
8. Eighth Abbot dam chos 1951 - 1955
9. Ninth Abbot mkhyen rab seng+ge 1956 - 1958

Biographies

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