About Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche
Venerable Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche was born in Tibet. Khenpo is a Tibetan scholar, meditation master, and lifelong student of His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche. He studied with numerous Khenpos, including Khenpo Munsel and Khenpo Jigme Phuntsok. He taught for five years at Kagyu College in India, founded by His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang, from whom he received vast teachings and transmissions of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage.
His books and online curriculum, as well as his in-depth, in-person teachings may be accessed at Gar Drolma (Ohio, US) and Drikung Dharma Surya Center (Virginia, US) where he offers groundbreaking studies into the heart of Tibetan Buddhism. His outreach in universities, temples, and global communities supports education world-wide.