Lama Tenzin Sangpo was born in the area of Tingri in Tibet in the year 1967. In 1976, after his escape from Tibet, he received ordination and the traditional education at Chokyi Nyima’s monastery Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling in Boudhanath, Kathmandu.
Raised under the loving care of Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche, Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche, and Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche, Tenzin received an extensive education in all aspects of the spiritual path. Among other things he has successfully completed a traditional three-years retreat, and he is one of the most respected lamas of the monastery.He is especially known for his expert ability to lead monks in their chanting and visualization practices.
Lama Tenzin Sangpo is extremely versed in the various buddhist philosophies, and he is an expert in terms of meditation practice. Serving as the chant leader at major Buddhist ceremonies and conducting meditation seminars all over the world, he joyfully shares his deep knowledge of Buddhist views and practices with anyone who wants to experience the Buddha Dharma.
Currently Lama Tenzin is the resident teacher at the Rangjung Yeshe Gomde in Austria.