We will gather at Mipham Shedra Tuesday, March 12 in honor of the anniversary of Lhoppon Rinpoche's root Guru Kyabje Drubwang Pema Norbu Rinpoche's parinirvana.
His Holiness Pema Norbu Rinpoche was the 11th Throneholder of The Palyul Lineage of Nyingma. He was considered one of the of the foremost masters of the Buddhist tradition of Tibet. Throughout the Buddhist community he was respected for his vast knowledge and accomplishment and for the integrity and strength with which he upheld the Buddhist teachings. His Holiness attained Parinirvana on March 27, 2009 Kyabje
Drubwang Pema Norbu Rinpoche, the 3rd Supreme Head of the Ngagyur Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism, who had been extraordinarily kind to Buddhism in general and the Nyingma Lineage in particular, passed away into parinirvana according to the common perception of beings on the 1st day of the 2nd Tibetan Month, 2136 Royal Year (27th March, 2009).