Dzongkar Choede monastery was razed to the ground and monks had to escape. Of the original 600 monks of the monastic community of Zongkar Choede before the destruction, less than 5% survived to tell the tale. A decade and a half elapsed in this historical twilight to alive in exile. Reconstruction began in the lush green forests and farmlands of coastal South India near the Arabian Sea in 1972 under the auspices of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Government of India. Mud and bamboo thatches became living quarters, community kitchens and prayer halls for the new Zongkar Choede in exile.
Dzongkar Choede monastery expresses its deepest sympathies for all living beings suffering due to the recent floods in Vietnam
Australia Order of Australia Meda prize for Venerable, Geshe, Tashi Tsering Rinpoche la.
Distribution food ration to the needy ones, made by the monastery yesterday, is published in Kannada news paper...
Dzongkar Choede Monastic seniors led by honorable abbot Jampa Sopa Lak, on behalf of the entire monks of our Monastery, distributed food rations to about 120 poor and needy families who rely their livelihood solely on their daily Labour basis. The distributed rations, to each family, are hoped and expected to last for one month.
PM CARES Fund and Karnataka State government’s CM relief fund COVID-19, to Honorable Karnataka chief minister Shri B.S Yeddyurappa personally this morning, dated 15, April, 2020.