Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche

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Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche
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Religion Tibetan Buddhism (Sakya)
Personal
Nationality Bhutanese
Born 1961 (age 57–58)
Bhutan
Senior posting
Title Lama
Tulku
Rinpoche
Religious career
Teacher Dilgo Khentse Rinpoche, Khenpo Appey
Reincarnation Dzongsar Khyentse Chökyi Lodrö

Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche (རྫོང་གསར་ འཇམ་དབྱངས་ མཁྱེན་བརྩེ་ རིན་པོ་ཆེ, born 1961), also known as Khyentse Norbu, is a lama, filmmaker, and writer. His films include The Cup (1999), Travellers and Magicians (2003) and Vara: A Blessing (2013). He is the author of the books What Makes You Not a Buddhist (Shambhala, 2007); Not for Happiness: A Guide to the So-Called Preliminary Practices (Shambhala, 2012); The Guru Drinks Bourbon (Shambhala, 2016) and other books.

He is the eldest son of Thinley Norbu and the grandson of Dudjom Jigdral Yeshe Dorje.

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