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Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey

Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey (Gen Rinpoche) was for many years the principle teacher at the Tibetan Library in Dharamsala, India. As such, he became the teacher of thousands of international students who...

Date 1985
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey walking in the gardens

Tibetan Buddhist monk, Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey (Gen Rinpoche), walking through Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Also with him are Losang Dawa, Pal Tsering, Lieke, and Della Simmons.

Date 1985
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey visiting gardens

Tibetan Buddhist monk, Geshe Ngawang Dhargyey (Gen Rinpoche), visiting Christchurch Botanic Gardens. With him are Khedrup La, Losang Dawa, Pal Tsering, Lieke, and Della Simmons.

Date 1985
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Chab tu ceremony by Lama Karma Samten

Tibetan Buddhist lama, Karma Samten, performing a chab.tu ceremony for baby Ongmo Herrett sometime in 1989. Also visible are Wendy Murphy, and Della Simmons holding Ongmo Herrett.

Date 1989
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Puja by Tibetan Buddhist lama at Lake Tekapo

Tibetan Buddhist lama, Karma Samten, performing a puja outside the Church of the Good Shepherd at Lake Tekapo during the power crisis of 1992. In his right hand he is holding a damaru and in his left...

Date 1992
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Lama Karma Samten performing puja

Tibetan Buddhist lama, Karma Samten, performing a puja outside the Church of the Good Shepherd at Lake Tekapo during the power crisis of 1992. In his right hand he is holding a damaru and in his left...

Date 1992
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Tibetan Buddhist puja at Lake Pukaki

Tibetan Buddhist lama, Karma Samten, performing a puja on the shore of Lake Pukaki with Aoraki Mount Cook in the background. He is holding tingsha (ཏིང་ཤགས་)

Date 1992
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Greeting Master Hsing Yun (星雲)

Tibetan Buddhist monks, Lama Samten and Lama Shedrup, greeting Master Hsing Yun (星雲), the Supreme Abbot of Buddha Light International, Taiwan, during his visit to Christchurch in 1993.

Date 1993
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Tibetan Buddhist lama carving a mani stone

Tibetan Buddhist lama, Karma Samten, carving a mani stone with the mantra of the Buddha Amitabha “Om Ah Mi De Wa Hri”. This mantra stone was unveiled by Pong Re Rinpoche at the Christchurch Botanic...

Date 1993
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The Second Beru Khyentse Rinpoche

The Second Beru Khyentse Rinpoche, a Tibetan Buddhist tulku (reincarnated lama) with Ongmo Herrett and Tashi Herrett on his arrival at Christchurch International Airport. 1993

Date 1993
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Bhumpa offering at Lake Tekapo

Tibetan Buddhist monk, His Eminence, the Second Beru Khyentse Rinpoche, performing puja at Lake Tekapo. In his right hand he holds a bhumpa and a dorje, while in his left hand he holds a melong and a...

Date 1993
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection

Gift of toy by Tibetan Buddhist lama

While on this walk around Saint Albans, Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche bought my son, Ongmo Herrett, a gift for his birthday. It was a music box that played the tune, “Row, row, row your boat gently down the...

Date 1993
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Collection John Herrett Tibetan Buddhism collection