A SHORT HISTORY OF UPPER TANTRIC (GYUTO) MONASTERY The great tantric institute called GyutoTantric Monastery(GyutoDratsang) was established for the preservation and promotion of the tradition of tantric teachings of the great TeacherTsongkhapa, thecrown among the learned and accomplished masters of…
Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, the principal monastery of the U-Tsang province in Tibet is one of the Great Six centres of the Gelugpa tradition.
Sera Mahayana Monastic University is one of the greatest seats of learning within the Geluk school of Tibetan Buddhism, a school in which the Kadampa tradition in general and the great Nalanda tradition in particular are preserved in its entirety.
Sera Jey Monastery follows its centuries old tradition and culture dating back to its great period in Tibet, to this present day without much significant change.
Namgyal Monastery is the personal monastery of His Holiness Dalai Lama, and also includes Namgyal Tantric College.
Gaden was founded by Je-Rinpoche also known as Lama Tsong-kha Pa in 1409.Je-Rinpoche is the founder of Ge-luk-pa tradition or the yellow hat sect of the Tibetan Buddhism, situated near Lhasa-the Capital of Tibet
The 14th century in the history of Tibetan Buddhism was an era of reformation. A child named Kunga Nyingpo was born in AD 1357, in a small hamlet Tsongkha in eastern Tibet.
As was prophesied by Lord Buddha that Buddhism would flourish infinitely in Tibet. A prestigious Drepung monastic university-one of the three largest Tibetan monastic universities- which is more popularly known as the second Nalanda University, was founded in 1416 by…
Jamyang Choje Tashi Pladen was one among Jamyang Lama Tsongkhapa’s four main and closest disciples. One day while handing over the precious white conch – shell to Jamyang Choje (The story of the precious white conch-shell can be found in …