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Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche gives initiations in Europe


Шераб Гьялцен Ринпоче

The European tour of the high lama of the Karma Kagyu linage Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche started on July 1. During this tour, which will last until August 18, the Buddhist teacher plans to visit Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Denmark, and the UK. In each place Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche will give public initiations to the various Buddha Aspects, which demonstrate certain qualities of the enlightened mind. The tour of the Buddhist teacher will end with an eight-day course in Europe Center in Germany.

Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche is a respected lama with a rare title ‘Maniwa’, which means that in the course of his practice he has repeated at least a billion of OM MANI PEME HUNG mantras. Rinpoche was inaugurated in Rumtek by the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, Randjung Rigpe Dorje. Being an exceedingly gifted disciple, Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche mastered many aspects of traditional Buddhist Teaching including Sutras and Tantras, rituals and music, sciences, art and literature. Sherab Gyaltsen was born in Nepal in 1950. He carried out a number of projects such as the restoration of old monasteries of Manang and Karma Dubgyu Choling in Pokhara. Also he takes care of Manang Monastery near the Swayambhu Stupa. Rinpoche has been publishing unique meditation texts, has built and continues to build many Stupas.

A detailed schedule of the Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche’s European tour can be found here (in English)


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