Lama Doboom Tulku
Lama Doboom Tulku was born in the Kham region of Tibet in 1941 and recognized as the incarnation of the previous Doboom Tulku. At the age of 12, he joined Drepung Monastery in Tibet. He came to India in 1959, and studied in a monastic college in West Bengal. Then, under the auspices of Sanskrit University, Varanasi, he studied Buddhist philosophy and received a Geshe Archarya degree in 1972. He worked in various academic and cultural institutions of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. In 1999 he was awarded an honorary doctorate in Buddhist Studies by the Mahachulalongkorn Buddhist University of Bangkok. He pursued a millennium project of World Festival of Sacred Music which became a worldwide event with festivals at several venues in different continents. He is currently engaged in cross-cultural an inter-religious dialogue activities at a global level through World Buddhist Cultural Trust. He is the author of ‘Buddhist Path to Enlightenment’ and ‘Gyalwai Chotsul’.