The Parinirvana of
Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen Rinpoche

Great Teachers Pay Their Respects

In the subsequent days, the following teachers came to offer their respects to the Kudung of Kyabje Rinpoche: HE Sechen Rabjam Rinpoche, HE Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche, HE Neten Chokling Rinpoche, HE Khyentse Yeshe Rinpoche, HE Drubpön Rinpoche, Dzatrul Rinpoche, Daktrul Rinpoche, Ogyen Tobgyal Rinpoche, Rigo Tulku Rinpoche, Gyari Rinpoche, Chödön Kalön, Garab Rinpoche, Dhagpo Rinpoche, Gyalse Rinpoche, Tertön Chungdrak Dorje Rinpoche, Khawang Tulku and Tulku Jigme Rinpoche.

A delegation from the Tibetan Parliament in Exile arrived to offer respects to the Kudung on behalf of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile.  

Teachers gathering near the residence of His Holiness

Visiting teachers gather near the residence to pay their respects to the Kudung.
Photo credit: Tenzing Paljor ©2008

Many emissaries and messages arrived from many other great teachers who for various reasons could not immediately come to offer their respects and condolences: Kyabje Trulzhig Rinpoche,  Kyabje Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche, the Queen Mother of Bhutan, HH Karmapa Thaye Dorje, Shenphen Dawa Rinpoche, Sogyal Rinpoche, H.E. Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche,  Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Tulku Pema Wangyal Rinpoche, Tsige Chokling Rinpoche, Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche, Tsoknyi Rinpoche, Phagchok Rinpoche, representatives from the various Tibetan settlements, Drikung Monastery, Sikkim State Government, Tibetan Women's Association, Tibetan Youth Association, CST members, Chu Zhi Gang Drug Org, various Dharma centers around the world.