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NC Offers Tashi Khadhar

Posted on :21 November 2020

The Hon’ble Chairperson accompanied by some of the Hon’ble Members offered Tashi Khadhar to the newly appointed H.E Tsugla Lopon Karma Rangdrol and H.E Yonton Lopon Trulku Namgyel.

On 19 November 2020, His Holiness the Je Khenpo conferred ceremonial scarves to the lopons of the Central Monastic Body appointing them as Tsugla Lopon and Yonten Lopon at the Pungthang Dewa Chhenpoi Phodrang.

H.E Tsugla Lopon Khenpo Karma Rangdrol, 53, is from Tormazhong under Tsakaling gewog in Mongar. Prior to the appointment, he served as Lam Neten of Trashigang Rabdey.

As the Tsugla Lopon, he is responsible for the activities pertaining to the study and contemplation of the scriptural traditions along with five sciences.

H.E Yonten Lopon Trulku Namgyel, 48, is from Kazhi in Wangdue Phodrang. He previously served as the Gaytsho Lopen of the Mitrup Lhakhang in Thimphu.

Yonten Lopon is incharge of religious activities like practicing and learning all categories of Vajrayanan rituals and mudras.

The family of the National Council would like to offer our heartfelt congratulations for the appointment of the Lopon Rinpoches.


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