3-7 April 2020
Early bird registration now open – closes 6 March – see below
We are delighted and honoured to announce that His Eminence Ling Rinpoche will be giving teachings at the Tibetan Buddhist Society (TBS) in April 2020. Rinpoche is the reincarnation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Senior Tutor. He teaches around the world and attracts large audiences wherever he goes.
Rinpoche is a close student of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and was the principal organiser of His Holiness’s series of Lam Rim teachings. To learn more visit https://www.jangchuplamrim.org.
His Eminence the 7th Ling Rinpoche
His Eminence the 7th Kyabje Yongzin Ling Rinpoche was born in McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, in 1985. In 1987, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama recognised him as the reincarnation of His Holiness the 6th Kyabje Yongzin Ling Rinpoche (1903 – 1983), who was the Principal Tutor of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama.
H.H. the 6th Kyabje Yongzin Ling Rinpoche was His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s main teacher and spiritual advisor throughout his lifetime and accompanied HH Dalai Lama when he fled into exile from Tibet in 1959. H.H. the Dalai Lama refers to him as “my Root Guru”. He was also the 97th Gaden Throne Holder – the supreme head of the Gelugpa tradition, which is the largest tradition in Tibetan Buddhism.
H.E. the 7th Ling Rinpoche has completed all five Geshe studies subjects (Logic, Perfection of Wisdom, Middle Way, Higher Knowledge, and Monastic Discipline) and was awarded his Geshe degree from Drepung Loseling Monastic University in South India, in November 2016.
H.E. the 7th Ling Rinpoche has also completed a year of further studies at Gyuto Tantric College in Dharamsala. H.H. the Dalai Lama continues to closely guide him.H.E. the 7th Ling Rinpoche has traveled to teach in many countries including in Asia and Europe, Australia, Canada, The United States, Mexico and Israel, as well as in many Tibetan settlements throughout India, Nepal and the Himalayan regions.
Rinpoche’s Official Website: http://lingrinpoche.info/
Ancient Wisdom for the Modern World
Saturday 4 April, 2 pm – 3.30 pm at Collingwood Town Hall. Tickets available at www.ChrisHooper.com.au.
Pre-purchased tickets: $35. Door price: $50.