Recalling the banishment of Shamar Rinpoche

Picture of a very young Ponlop Rinpoche at the 16th Gyalwang Karmapa’s cremation

“Tibetan Buddhism turned hateful for me,” Sara says, “not long after I took refuge.”

Sara pauses.

“I took it very personal,” Sara adds, “Although in retrospect I really don’t know why I did.”

Sara continues.

“It was as if Shamar Rinponche never existed.” 



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2 responses to “Recalling the banishment of Shamar Rinpoche

  1. Osel Karl

    It’s hard to believe that lama has a daughter…

  2. Jane

    You have to turn off your critical thinking and be a “package believer” to stay PC Tibeetan style. It’s disappointing.

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