Tulko Sonam


Tulku-Sonam-Homepage smallTulku Sonam Choedup Rinpoche was born in east Tibet.

When he was nine years old, lama Chatal Tsepel recognized him as Tulku Drachun Rinpoche. When he was thirteen years old, he learned reading and writing. After that he went to Larong Garl, which is the monastery of khenpo Jigme Puntsog Rinpoche. He studied Buddhist philosphy for seven years and received Sutra, Tantra and Dzogchen teachings from khenpo Jigme Puntsog Rinpoche. He also received many empowerments from him.

He also received Sutra, Tantra, Dzogchen and empowerments from many other great master in Tibet. Afterwards, he did a three year retreat. 

In 1998 Tulku Sonam Choedup Rinpoche escaped from Tibet to India through the mountains. Then he went to Dharamsala where he met His Holiness the Dalai Lama. He received teachings and empowerments from His Holiness for three days. Afterwards he went to Bodh Gaya. There he met His Holiness Penor Rinpoche. His Holiness Penor Rinpoche invited him to his monastery, the Namdroling monastery. Currently he lives in the Namdroling monastery in south India. Tulku Sonam Choedup Rinpoche has studied there for four years and completed his studies. He received Ngondro Tsa lung and Dzogchen teachings from His Holiness Penor Rinpoche. He also received many empowerments from him. 

Since 2006 Tulku Sonam Choedup Rinpoche is traveling to countries in the west and giving teachings there. Among others he visits Germany, Holland and France. 


dinsdag 29 mei 2018


Lezing: Wheel of Life

Ouderkerk aan de Amstel

woensdag 30 mei 2018


Lezing 'Leven vanuit Compassie'

't Fijnhout - Amsterdam

donderdag 31 mei 2018


Lezing: Boedhisme en meditatie

de Soulcircle - Roosendaal

vrijdag 1 juni 2018


Lezing over compassie

Shiatsu Centrum Amsterdam

zaterdag 2 juni 2018


Puja: 'Dorje Namjom'

Het Lemniscaat - Nootdorp

zondag 3 juni 2018


Medicijn Boeddha initiatie

Yoga Kleverpark / Haarlem

dinsdag 5 juni 2018


Lezing: De Medicijn Boeddha

Tante Kaatje / Ouderkerk a/d Amstel


Meld je aan voor de nieuwsbrief.