Thrangu Rinpoche Appoints New Department Heads

Ven. Tulku Damchö Rinpoche [centre] Khenpo Chönyi [right] Lama Khamsung left]

May 11, 2022 Under the guidance of our root guru the Very Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, Choje Lama Wangchuk Topden appointed Venerable Tulku Damcho Rinpoche as the Department Head and Khenpo Chogyal as the Deputy Department Head of the nunnery, Thrangu Tara Abbey, Swayambhu. Meanwhile, current department head, Khenpo Chonyi Rangdrol has been appointed as the Department […]


The 28th Thrangu Mani Dhungdrup Puja was held from April 21 – 30, 2022. We were unable to perform the puja for the last two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The main aim of the puja is to recite 100 million mani mantras of the Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara and dedicate the merit for the long […]

The Tenth Monastic Group Begin Traditional Four Years Retreat

On April 15, 2022 the tenth group of 12 including monks and nuns entered their four year retreat at Thrangu Sekhar Retreat Center at Bhaktapur, Nepal. The new retreatants are: Khenpo Nyima Dhondup, Acharya Wangchuk Tenzin, Acharya Karma Norgay, Acharya Ngodup Gyaltsen, Acharya Kunga Legden, Karma Tenzin, Lodro Yeshi, Mifam Chodrak, Sonam Dorje, Lopon Wangchuk […]

A Message for the Thrangu Community from the Gyalwang Karmapa

April 3, 2022 [བོད་ཡིག] [中文] I would like to wish you all Tashi Delek. Today I have a few things I would like to say in particular to everyone at all the Thrangu monasteries in Tibet and abroad, all the Thrangu dharma centers, and all the dharma friends connected with them. Our spiritual friend, my […]

The 28th Thrangu Mani Dhungdrup Puja Announcement

The 28th Thrangu Mani Dhungdrup Puja, recitation of 100 million Mani Mantras of Avalokiteshvara, will be held from April 21 to 30, 2022, at Shree Mangal Dvip School, Tinchuli, Boudha. Mani Dhungdrup Puja is held every year with the auspicious blessings of V.V.Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche at SMD School in Tinchuli, Boudha. The puja usually goes […]

Venerable Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche Visits Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche

December 14, 2021. Venerable Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche from Ka-Nying Shedrup Ling Monastery in Boudha (also known as white monastery) had an audience with Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche at his residence, Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery, Namo Buddha. During his visit  Rinpoche received the oral transmission of “Spontaneously Freeing Whatever is Encountered” Thretshe Rangdrol from Thrangu Rinpoche. He offered […]

The Successful Completion of The Annual Thrangu Tsedrup Puja 2021 

Thrangu Rinpoche

The 15th Annual Thrangu Tsedrup Puja was completed successfully on November 26, 2021. The week-long puja started on November 20 at Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery, Namo Buddha. The great Amitayus Sadhana for the long life of His Holiness Karmapa, the Very Venerable 9th Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche and all sentient beings was officiated by Ven. Tulku […]

Thrangu Rinpoche Appoints Four New Khenpos

Khenpo Enthronment

On November 25, 2021 the Lord of Refuge, Yongzin Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, appointed four new Khenpos at Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery, Namo Buddha, and the enthronement ceremony was held on that very day during the 15th annual Thrangu Tsedrup Puja. The newly appointed Khenpos are: Khenpo Tashi Phuntsok, Khenpo Tenzin Dorje, Khenpo Norbu Rabgye and […]

The Annual Thrangu Tsedrup Puja 2021

Thrangu Tsedrup 2021 Live

The Event:  More photos on Facebook This special long life Puja is a tradition passed forward from Thrangu monastery in Tibet. As this long life puja carries great blessings, for the past several years Thrangu Tashi Yangtse monastery has performed this long life puja each year in order to preserve and uphold this precious tradition […]