“Top Tibetan Lama Abandons Monkhood To Marry Old Friend In India”

ndtv.com

The story is getting some traction.

topyaps.com

Jamgon Kongtrul the 4th should have fallen in love.

hindustanitimes.com

Two Tulkus, sane Karma Kagyu lineage, but a different outcome.

A year ago one “derobes” and hasn’t been heard from since August.

The other Tulku “Disrobes” and the media rejoices.

Poor JKR4th.

The Karmapa was born to important Tibetan family.

It helps to be reborn into the right family it seems.

There are many takes to be had on a narrative like this.

“A tale of two tulkus”….

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3 responses to ““Top Tibetan Lama Abandons Monkhood To Marry Old Friend In India”

  1. nikolas kaugon

    the fact that sharmapa identified at least one other candidte before him then reniged made me suspicious from the start. now he should step down.

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