Venerable Thubten Lhatso
Born in the 1930s, Sramanerika Thubten Lhatso ordained as a nun when she was a child and practiced in her native province of Kham, Tibet, before going to Lhasa. Wanting to practice the Dharma in freedom, she left Chinese-occupied Tibet in the 1980s and went to India. There she was instrumental in establishing Jangchub Choeling Nunnery in South India, where she is now one of the senior nuns.
A nun in exile: From Tibet to India
A Tibetan-born nun emigrates out of Chinese-occupied territory to South India, where she is instrumental…View Post