Geyzing, Dec 13
His eminence Gyaltsab Rinpoche of Densa Palchen Chosling Monastery of Ralang, South Sikkim offered prayer for long life of his holiness Kunzang Gyaltsen Soktse Rimpoche on Wednesday at Tashi Choling Dharma Kendra of Khechuperi, in West Sikkim. H.E Gyaltsab Rinpoche had arrived at the monastery on Tuesday along with his students (monks) to offer prayers. The congregation saw chanting of religious mantras and hymn and the sacred religious rituals were performed by monks and nuns at the monastery.
Similarly in the afternoon of Wednesday H.H Kunzang Gyaltsen Rimpoche also offered a prayer at monastery seeking longevity of life for H.E Gyaltsab Rinpoche.
The congregation comprised of more than 250 nuns and monks from Ladakh, Nepal and Sikkim had attended the prayer session along with devotees from different parts of Sikkim. The Rinpoche duo blessed the congregation and prayed for their well being.
The secretary of organizing committee Weshi Dorjee Sela informed that offering prayer for longevity of life for Rinpoche is a religious ritual followed by the Buddhist. He expressed that prayer session was organized also for the people who were desirous of seeking blessings from Rinpoche present at the congregation. ‘Promotion of spirituality for well being of humanity was another objective of the organizing committee’ he said.
Weshi Dorjee Sela extended his gratitude to those who contributed for making the prayer session fruitful and successful.
It may be mentioned here that Tashi Choling Dharma Kendra had organized the three months long world peace prayer session recently at the Kendra under the leadership of H.H Kunzang Gyaltsen Soktse Rinpoche. One thousand million Yakgya and 100 million Rewasangchod (sacred mantras) were recited by the monks for the world peace.
His holiness Kunzang Gyaltsen Rinpoche is the founder of Tashi Choling Monastery at Khechuperi in west Sikkim. He had established the monastery for the promotion and propagation of Buddhism in west Sikkim.