Staff and Officers

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The monastery is headed by H. E. Gyabra Tritsab Rinpoche and Lopön Chönyi from Ladakh, who is also the Secretary and Treasurer of Drikung Kagyu Institute (DKI). The Disciplinarian Master, the Steward and the Chant-master are elected on a three year term. The Cashier and the Lopön are chosen by the head of Drikung Kagyu, His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgön Chetsang.

There is a total of 28 staff members at Jangchubling. At present there are 14 monks and 14 male and female lay teachers. The monastic staff members receive an allowance, and not a salary.

ABOUT BUDDHA
The Birth of Buddha
Buddha's Renunciation
In Search of Truth
Turning the Wheel of Dharma
Buddha's Parinirvana
Buddha's Teachings

ABOUT DHARMA
Buddhadharma
Dharmawheel
The Four Noble Truth
Dharma Practice


BUDDHIST BELIEFS
What is the Mind?
Reincarnation
Karma
Renunciation
Loving Kindness and Compassion

ABOUT VAJRAYANA
What is Vajrayana?
Why Practice Vajrayana?
Authentic Vajrayana
Levels of Vajrayana
Attachment and Vajrayana
HOW TO MEDITATE
What to Meditate On
Sitting in Meditation
Preparing for Meditation
The Meditation Session
A Meditation Schedule

MORE
The Kagyu Lineage
Meaning of Hung Symbol
Meaning of Drikung
Life Story of Achi
The Three Protectors