News 2009

Commemorating the Parinirvana of
Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen

6 March, 2009

Dehra Dun, India — One year after Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen withdrew his consciousness into the expanse of dharmata, the sangha of Mindrolling Monastery commemorated his paranirvana with hearts full of longing devotion and love.

In the early morning of the 28th of February, 2009 (3rd day of the 1st lunar month), the Kudung of Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen was led in full procession from the Mindrolling Ladrang to the courtyard of the monastery where a vast array of fresh and lavish offerings was arranged amidst which the Kudung Rinpoche was placed.

Kudung of Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen being led away from the Mindrolling Ladrang to the Monastery courtyard

Photo Credit: The Kudung of Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen being led away from the Mindrolling Ladrang to the Monastery courtyard ©2009 Michael Hruska

Eminent teachers lead the procession of Kudung Rinpoche

Photo Credit: Tulku Dragpa Gyaltsen Rinpoche, His Eminence Namkhai Nyingpo Rinpoche, His Holiness Yangsi Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, His Holiness Khamtrul Rinpoche, His Holiness Yangsi Dudjom Rinpoche, His Eminence Minling Khenchen Rinpoche, His Eminence Penam Rinpoche and many other eminent teachers lead the procession of Kudung Rinpoche to the Mindrolling Monastery courtyard ©2009 Lama Riga

Members of the Mindrolling family and Samten Tse nuns follow the procession of Kudung Rinpoche

Photo Credit: Members of the Mindrolling family follow the Kudung procession- Minling Sangyum Kushog and Minling Jetsün Dechen Paldrön accompanied by Chokling Khandro Tenzing Chöyangla and Tashi Gyari with Samten Tse nuns.
©2009 Michael Hruska

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