Dolpo Tulku Rinpoche was born in Dolpo/Nepal in 1982. He became a monk at the age of 9 and was recognized as the reincarnation of a great meditation master shortly thereafter. He received his monastic education under the guidance of HH Penor Rinpoche, which he completed in 2007 and now holds the status to a university professor.
2008 he returned to Dolpo after 17 years to get enthroned at his monasteries. During this trip the award-winning documentary ‘Dolpo Tulku – Return to the Himalayas’ was filmed. Rinpoche travels extensively through Asia and Europe to teach Buddhist philosophyand to raise awareness about the situation in Dolpo, which he supports through the Nepal-based Dolpo Tulku Charitable Foundation.