Our Resident Teacher: Lharampa Geshe Jampa Tharchin
In June 2011 Chandrakirti Centre welcomed Lharampa Geshe Jampa Tharchin as our new resident teacher. Geshe-la has completed the Sera Je Monastic University Lharampa Geshe Degree - PhD in South India, has a degree from Gyume Tantric College and taught at the Kopan Nunnery in Nepal. In 1991 Geshe Tharchin took gelong (full) ordination from His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala. Geshe-la currently teaches 4 weekly classes at Chandrakirti Centre. Sunday morning public talk from 10am to 11.30am, is a great oppotunity to meet Geshe Tharchin, he gives a wonderful discourse followed by vegetarian lunch, providing the opportunity to interact with him further. He also travels to to Golden Bay & Blenheim for monthly teachings. For more details regarding our programme please go to: Upcoming Events.
Geshe-la has provided a brief account of his life, click here to read.