Ganden

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Drepung Monastery
... The other two are Ganden and Sera ... Since the 1950s, Drepung Monastery, along with its peers Ganden and Sera, have lost much of their independence and spiritual credibility in the eyes of Tibetans since they ... Drepung and Ganden are in Mundgod and Sera is in Bylakuppe ...
Ganden Monastery - Reestablishment in India
... The Ganden Monastery has been re-established in Karnataka, India by the Tibetan population in exile ... The Ganden Monastery is located in the Tibetan settlement at Mundgod ... In the Tibetan settlement near Mundgod are the Ganden and the Drepung Monastery ...
Ganden Monastery - History
... The Ganden Tripa or 'throne-holder of Ganden' is the head of the Gelukpa school ... Being the farthest from Lhasa of the three university monasteries, Ganden traditionally had a smaller population with some 6,000 monks in the early 20th ... Ganden Monastery consisted of two principal original colleges, Jangtse and Shartse, meaning North Peak and East Peak respectively ...
Trijang Chocktrul Rinpoche - Ganden Tripa Qualification
... In early 2009, the Ganden Tripa, the head of the Gelug tradition, after having meditated and pondered over the position Trijang Chocktrul Rinpoche was in, decided ...
Ganden Monastery
... Ganden Monastery (also Gaden or Gandain) or Ganden Namgyeling is one of the 'great three' Gelukpa university monasteries of Tibet, located at the top of Wangbur Mountain, Tagtse County ... Sera Monastery and Drepung Monastery.) Its full name is Ganden Namgyal Ling (dga' ldan rmam rgyal gling) ... Ganden means "joyful" and is the Tibetan name for Tuá¹£ita, the heaven where the bodhisattva Maitreya is said to reside ...