Dilyak Dabzang Monastery

Dilyak Monastery
PO Box No. 4512
Bauddhanath, Kathmandu, NEPAL
Tel: (977) 1-478-432 / 478-320

Ven. Dilyak Dabzang Rinpoche
Ven. Dilyak Drupon Rinpoche

Dilyak Dabzang Monastery is the oldest original Karma Kagyu monastery in Boudha, Nepal. The monastery was established by Very  Ven. 7th Dabzang Rinpoche year 1963 near the great stupa. V.Ven.Dabzang Rinpoche is one of great teacher of Karma Kagyu lineage. The 7th Dabzang Rinpoche, Karma Ngedon Drubgyu Chokyi Nyima, the Vajra  holder great master was born in Derge of eastern Tibet to the aristocratic Jadatsang family. He was recognized precisely with the prediction of Situ Rinpoche Pema Wangchuk Gyalpo. Dabzang Rinpoche passed away april 1992.

The 8th Dabzang Rinpoche was recognized by H.H 17th Karmapa Orgyen Drodul Trinley Dorje. Currently, he resides in the original Dilyak monastery in eastern Nangchen. Since 1992, Ven.Dilyak Drupon Rinpoche (Karma Shenpo Lodro Chokyi Senge) has been the regent and acting director for Dilyak Dabsang Monastery in Nepal.

The monastery grounds is not very large but we have planted many trees and plants. We have also renovated our public toilets and our washing area so that water is not wasted.

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