Gangtok, Jan 31 (IPR): Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang along with RDD and Ecclesiastical Minister Shri Sonam Lama visited Phuntshog Ngayap Palri Meditation Retreat Centre at Luksyama (Hanuman Tok) today and received the Darshan of Kudung of His Holiness Kyabje Dodrupchen Rinpoche who had attained Mahaparinirvana on 25th January 2022.
“H.H. the Rinpoche was a gem of our state and the Buddhist spiritual world, who had contributed a lot towards the proliferation of spiritual education to thousands of devotees.” stated the Chief Minister.
The Government has arranged Darshan of Kudung for all devotees which will open from tomorrow the 1st February, 2022. Prayers are offered from everywhere for the reincarnation of H.H. the 4th Dodrupchen Kyabje Rinpoche.
The Chief Minister also took stock of the arrangements made towards the Darshan of Kudung of HH the Rinpoche and suggested ensuring the most welcoming atmosphere for all the visitors coming to have the Darshan.
Discussions were also made for the arrangement of the post-Kudung programme.
Present on the occasion were Trustee, (Dodrupchen Chorten Trust), Shri C. L. Denzongpa, Secretary Ecclesiastical Department, Dr. Passang D. Phempu, Personal Secretary to the HH Kyabje Dodrupchen Rinpoche, Lama Kinchok Yenten along with other officials of the Ecclesiastical department and members of Phuntsok Ngayap Palri Meditation Retreat Centre