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His Eminence Gyalwa Dokhampa Jigme Pema Nyinjadh

gdokhampa JPN-adc His Eminence the Ninth Gyalwa Dokhampa Jigme Pema Nyinjadh, better known as "Khamtrul Rinpoche", was born in 1981, into the family of His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa, supreme head of the Drukpa Lineage. His root teacher is His Holiness Gyalwang Drukpa. He was born in Darjeeling to father Karma Dorjee and mother Chimey Yudon. He was recognized by His Holiness the Dalai Lama, His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa and His Eminence the First Thuksey Rinpoche.

A year after His Eminence the Eighth Gyalwa Dokhampa passed away, his disciple who was one of his regents, requested His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa to look for Gyalwa Dokhampa's reincarnation.


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