Bokar Rinpoche Yangsi Pays Homage at the Mahabodhi Stupa
Mahabodhi Stupa, Bodhgaya,
22 January, 2015
The morning following his recognition ceremony at Tergar, the 3rd Bokar Rinpoche Yangsi, dressed in the traditional golden brocade chuba of a Rinpoche, visited the Mahabodhi Stupa for the very first time.
Accompanied by Khenpo Lodrö Dönyo Rinpoche, Bokar Rinpoche Yangsi arrived at the stupa mid-morning, and was welcomed at the entrance by a representative of the Bodhgaya Temple Management Committee. Also in the entourage were Kagyu Monlam CEO Lama Chodrak, monks from his monastery at Mirik near Darjeeling, and lay disciples of the previous Bokar Rinpoche from overseas dharma centres.