Tai Situ Rinpoche arrived in North America this week for his first visit in 17 years. Situ Rinpoche is one of the highest-ranking lamas in the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism, and recognized the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, the current head of the school. He also recognized the 12th Trungpa Rinpoche, Choesing Trungpa, the successor of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. For more information on his tour, visit www.kentingtaisitupanorthamerica2016.com.
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