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Reconstructing The 1950s

Memories of My Great Teacher, Gedun Chophel-Rakra Tethong Rinpoche

Rakra Rinpoche reminisces the life and works of Gedun Chophel through his personal and academic relationship with the great Lotswa. He talks about how his initial admiration and respect for Gedun Chophel’s academic greatness has turned into a deep personal relationship that has endured many difficult times. Rinpoche also recounts his experience at Tagor’s University, Shantineketan where went to learn Sanskrit and Hindi.