Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal

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Shabdrung Ngawang Namgyal (Wyl. zhabs drung ngag dbang rnam rgyal) (1594-1651) was one of the two immediate reincarnations of Pema Karpo. He went to Bhutan in 1616, where he introduced the Drukpa Kagyü teachings.

Further Reading

  • Michael Aris, Bhutan: The Early History of a Himalayan Kingdom, Warminister: Aris & Phillips, 1979

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