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51st Directors’ Fortnight May 15-25, 2019

Khyentse Norbu

Known as H.E. Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche in religion, he is one of the most important lamas in the Tibetan Buddhism tradition. He was born in Bhutan and revealed when he was 7 as the reincarnation of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo, a monk and a saint of the 19th. He studied in Sikkim, Bhutan and India. He was fascinated by picture and sound since he dicovered television when he was 13. He started his carreer with Bernardo Bertolucci on Little Buddha. He lives in Dzongsar monastery. He is the spiritual head of two meditation centers in Bhutan and Sikkim as well as two schools of philopsophy in India and Bhutan.