HH THE JE KHENPO APPOINTS NEW RIGSUM GOENPA LAM
His Holiness the Je Khenpo appointed Lam Pema Gyeltshen as the new Rigsum Goenpa Lam on January 28 this year where His Holiness awarded trashi khadhar to Lam Pema at Autsho in Lhuentse. Lam Pema Gyeltshen is the 18th Lam of Rigsum Goenpa. He is from Boomdeling Gewog in Trashiyangtshe. He started his monastic education at the age of 11 years in Trashiyangtse Dratshang.