SPITUK MONASTERY, INDUS VALLEY NEAR LEH

Spituk Monastery and view towards Indus Valley
Spituk Monastery
Gelugpa

NAME/NOM/

NAME/NOME

      SPITUK GOMPA
     

LOCATION/LIEU/

ORT/LUOGO

  Spituk, 7Km from Leh
     

LINEAGE/TRADITION/

SCHULE/ORDINE

  Gelug-pa
     

FOUNDED/FONDÉ/

GEGRÜNDET/FONDATO

  11th Century
     

FOUNDER/FONDATEUR/

GRÜNDER/FONDATORE

  Od-de, the elder brother of Lha Lama Changchup Od

 

   

PROTECTOR/PROTECTEUR/

SCHIRMHERR/PROTETTORE

  Palden Lhamo
     

SPIRITUAL HEAD/

MAÎTRE SPIRITUEL/

GEISTIGES OBERHAUPT/

CAPO SPIRITUALE

  H.H. 20th Kushok Bakula Rimpoche
     

BRANCH/AFFILIÉ/

ZWEIG/AFFILIATO

   
     
FESTIVAL   Gustor
     
FESTIVAL 2017   January 25-26, 2017
Spituk Monastery Festival 1st Day, 28 January 2014
Spituk Monastery Festival 1st Day, 28 January 2014

Tashi Phunchok with His Holiness 20th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche, Thubstan Nawang, born on 24 November 2005 in Kyagar Village, Nubra Valley. He was enthroned in Spituk Gompa on 6 August 2010.

 

Ven. Kushok Bakula Rinpoche is an emanation of the Buddha Amitabha and was one of the 16 Arhats (disciples) of Buddha.

 

His Holiness 20th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche is now living in South India at Spituk Khantsen Monastery, Karnataka, for his studies.

Bakula Rinpoche, Kushok Bakula, Spituk
HH 20th Kushok Bakula Rinpoche at Spituk Khantsen Monastery in the State of Karnataka, South India