Silver Jubilee—2015

Published: 11 January 2015
Author: Mindrolling International News Staff

Marking its Silver jubilee celebration this same year, festivities took place on the 7th of January for Mindrolling’s Ngagyur Nyingma College. This institution provides intensive advanced training in Buddhist philosophy, logic and debate to the monks of Mindrolling.

On 26 April 1988, His Holiness the Dalai Lama laid the foundation stone, and construction was completed in 1991. The inauguration took place on 28 March 1991, and the training of hundreds of monks began immediately.


Khenpo Ogyen Tenzin giving the welcome remarks during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Khenpo Ogyen Tenzin giving the welcome remarks during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

The speakers and honoured guests during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

The speakers and honoured guests during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Honoured guests during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Honoured guests during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

The Representative of Gaden Phodrang, Ven. Thamtog Rinpoche presenting the message of HH the Dalai Lama during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

The Representative of Gaden Phodrang, Ven. Thamtog Rinpoche presenting the message of HH the Dalai Lama during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Honoured guests are presented with a gift book from the Ngagyur Nyingma College during the Silver Jubilee celebration

Honoured guests are presented with a gift book from the Ngagyur Nyingma College during the Silver Jubilee celebration

Young monks enjoy the Ngagyur Nyingma College Silver Jubilee book

Young monks enjoy the Ngagyur Nyingma College Silver Jubilee book

Distributing the monks bag to each guest during the Ngagyur Nyingma College Silver Jubilee

Distributing the monks bag to each guest during the Ngagyur Nyingma College Silver Jubilee

HE Khenchen Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Khenchen Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Khenchen Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Khenchen Rinpoche during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Honorable Mr. Pema Chojor, Kalon Religion and Culture, CTA during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Honorable Mr. Pema Chojor, Kalon Religion and Culture, CTA during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Ven. Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, the Deputy Speaker of the CTA and Representative of the Nyingmapas during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Ven. Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, the Deputy Speaker of the CTA and Representative of the Nyingmapas during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Kyabje Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche presenting the awards during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

Kyabje Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche presenting the awards during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Khochhen Rinpoche at the presentation of awards during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College

HE Khochhen Rinpoche at the presentation of awards during the Silver Jubilee celebration of the Ngagyur Nyingma College