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Biography of Venerable Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche

Venerable Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche is the abbot of Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery, founder of Rangjung Yeshe Institute for Buddhist Studies, founder of Rangjung Yeshe Publications as well as founder of Dharmachakra Translation Group - a committee of expert translators dedicated to translating and publishing classical Buddhist treatises from Tibetan and Sanskrit scriptural canon.Rinpoche travels widely in Europe, Russia, Asia and the Americas instructing students in a variety of Buddhist contexts. Rinpoche has also been a frequent lecturer at many esteemed universities such as Harvard and Oxford University. Annually, Rinpoche also conducts a 10-day Fall Seminar on Buddhist teachings for international students with translations into English, German, French, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese and a number of other languages.


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