Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

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Re: Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

Post by kalden yungdrung » Tue Sep 05, 2017 10:51 am

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Dr. Geshe Shenphen Samdup




The Honorary Abbot of Los Lobos Monastery, and director of Buddhist Studies.

AbbotGeshe Shenphen Samdup was born in the village of Karzhi in Bhutan. His father brought him to the Menri Monastery in India at the age of seven, where he attended the School for Tibetan Refuges. In 1992 he joined the Bon Dialectic School, where he studied Philosophy, Tibetan, Grammar, Poetry, Astrology, Astronomy and Tibetan medicine, earning a PhD in 2004.

In 1996, Geshe accompanied His Holiness the Menri Trizin to Tibet, where he visited ancient Bon monasteries and was able to recover ancient texts including Yungdrung Bon Kangyur, the direct teaching of Tenpa Shenrab. For years Geshe worked establish the Zhang-Bod Documentation Center to preserve the Zhang-Zhung culture, and to maintain records of all the teachings by H.H. and other masters.
Dr. Samdup ws executive producer of numerous documentaries including “Summer Rituals of Menri”, “His Holiness Visit to Menri 2007”, “H.H. the Menri Trizin’s trip to Tibet 2004”, “The Bon in Dholanji, India”, and other films on Bon dances and ceremonies, some of which were featured in the Washington Film Festival.

From 2006 to 2008 Dr. Samdup was the senior project officer in the Bon Monastic Center, where he built the Bon Monastic Center Office, and three large dorms for the monks. He also directed the interior design of Bon Museum, Conference Hall, the Media Center and the Tibetan Bon library at Menri Monastery, which was inaugurated by H.H. the Dalai Lama in April 2007.
Currently Geshe Samdup is Abbot of the Los Lobos Mountain Monastery in Chile, and a Research Fellow at The Four Winds Society.

Current appointments:
Board of Directors Bon Monastic Center, India
Chief Financial Officer Menri Monastery India, seat of World Bon Order
Senior Research Fellow Four Winds Institute

Former appointments:
Visiting scholar at the Rubin Museum of Art in New York 2000
Visiting professor Skidmore College in New York 2000
Visiting scholar on Tibetan culture, Smithsonian Institute 2000
Lecturer, Christ in Desert Monastery in Santa Fe 2000
Lecturer, Honda Mesa Center 2000
Lecturer, Yuan Yuan Educational Foundation in San Francisco 2000.

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Re: Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

Post by kalden yungdrung » Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:25 pm

kalden yungdrung wrote:Tashi delek,

Here a link to a Bön Monastery, do not at the moment not the name of the Monastery......

https://www.facebook.com/dennisokp/vide ... 553699460/

KY

IN ADDITION:
6th Pugyal Chirim Chenmo Puja held in Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery from 5th till 7th August 2017
ཁྱུང་སེར་བྱ་ཟེ་དགོན་དུ་སྤུ་རྒྱལ་ཁུལ་གྱི་སྤྱི་རིམ་ཐེངས་དྲུག་སྐབས་སུ་སྨན་བསྐོར་ཕེབས་པའི་མཛད་རྣམ། བརྙན་ལེན་པ། ཁྱུང་གྲགས་པ།
Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery invited Tenzin Oser Rinpoche, the Abbot of Tsedrug Monastery to the temple hall for the opening ceremony of 6th Pugyal Chirim Chenmo Puja. Tenzin Oser Rinpoche presided over the dew, the salvation method for the local monks blessing empowerments. Next days, the local monks held a large initiation method.
>> Note on Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery
Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery is located in Western Khyungpo in Kham of Eastern Tibet. This monastery has more than 600 years of history.
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Post by kalden yungdrung » Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:41 pm

With many thanks to Dennis !

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6th Pugyal Chirim Chenmo Puja held in Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery from 5th till 7th August 2017
ཁྱུང་སེར་བྱ་ཟེ་དགོན་དུ་སྤུ་རྒྱལ་ཁུལ་གྱི་སྤྱི་རིམ་ཐེངས་དྲུག་སྐབས་སུ་སྨན་བསྐོར་ཕེབས་པའི་མཛད་རྣམ། བརྙན་ལེན་པ། ཁྱུང་གྲགས་པ།


Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery invited Tenzin Oser Rinpoche, the Abbot of Tsedrug Monastery to the temple hall for the opening ceremony of 6th Pugyal Chirim Chenmo Puja. Tenzin Oser Rinpoche presided over the dew, the salvation method for the local monks blessing empowerments. Next days, the local monks held a large initiation method.

>> Note on Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery

Jaze Yangzong Thongmon Gawa Ling Monastery is located in Western Khyungpo in Kham of Eastern Tibet. This monastery has more than 600 years of history.

>>> The above is the translation of the following article, guided by Geshe Yungdrung Gyaltsen Phagontsang.

http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/gJbsiCCFQESsBbCATvR--w
http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/VnZTPNkLwmuWYbLJrL1LuA

>>>> Note on Translation
Please feel free to comment if you find any error in the above translation or there is any need for correction or update.
video source:
https://www.skypixel.com/…/0d492002-86d ... 1-789c1685
https://www.facebook.com/dennisokp/vide ... 837032765/
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Re: Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

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Prayer ceremony for the 33rd Abbot His Holiness Gyalwa Menriwa Lungtok Tenpei Nyima Pal Zangpo Rinpoche on 2nd October 2017 at Dura Monastery.

The ceremony was guided by a dozen local Geshe whom have studied and graduated from Menri Monastery, India. They were joined by about 400 followers and some thirteen sponsors.

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About Dura Monastery,

Dura Monastery འདུས་ར་དགོན་ 多绕寺. Dura Monastery has more than a 1000 years of history as a centre of development for Yungdrung Bön.

Dura Monastery is located in Yajiang County. Nyagqu or Nyachukha County (ཉག་ཆུ་ཁ།, Nyagchukha, Nyagquka) or Yajiang County (named after Nyagchukha in Tibetan) is a county of the traditional Kham Region of eastern Tibet.

It is currently under the administration of the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China.



With many thanks to a very devoted Bönpo, Dennis Ooi and Sherab Namdak who made translations.
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Re: Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

Post by kalden yungdrung » Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:39 am

First Anniversary Memorial Service for Togden Tripa Rinpoche
Togden Tripa Rinpoche རྟོགས་ལྡན་ཁྲི་བ་རིན་པོ་ཆེ 赤瓦仁波切, 1933 - 2016

Location:
Shar Gyalrong Yungdrung Lhateng Monastery

༧ཤར་རྒྱལ་རོང་གཡུང་དྲུང་ལྷ་སྟེང་དགོན།
嘉绒金川雍仲拉顶·广法寺


This monastery is located at about 28 kilometers away from today Jinchuan county. It Is the largest Yungdrung Bön monastery in Gyarong Region of Tibet. It is located up the mountain in the beautiful lotus bud with the Dadu River water flowing around it. Jinchuan County is a county of Sichuan Province, China.

It is under the administration of the Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture.


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Re: Bön monasteries in Tibet, Nepal and India.

Post by kalden yungdrung » Tue Nov 21, 2017 10:34 am

CCTV 4 visiting Tsedrug Monastery

- Part 1 Introduction of the meditation hut at the Six Peak Mountain including the foot prints of the past master
- Part 2 About the Zhang Zhung culture and Buddha Tönpa Shenrab
- Part 3 About the translation project of Bön Tripiṭaka or Bön Canon led by Tendzin Tsugphü Özer Rinpoche, the 42nd reincarnation of Tsedrug Lama and Abbot of Tsedrug Monastery

Tsedrug Monastery is located at an altitude of about 4,850 meters above sea level in Sa sgang xiang in Dêngqên County, Chamdo in the eastern part of the Tibet Autonomous Region, China

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Post by kalden yungdrung » Tue Nov 21, 2017 11:04 am

BUDDHA DRENPA NAMKHA CEREMONY
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TSEDRUG MONASTERY



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