In Tibetan Buddhism, it is believed that holy men are reincarnated many times throughout history, to guide humankind towards salvation. The 9th reincarnated Kyabgon Jedrungpa was enthroned in Kathmandu on 3 November 2015. He is regarded as a great Buddhist master, and...
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