Representative Lobsang Nyandak Visits Maitripa

Special thanks to His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Representative to the Americas, Lobsang Nyandak, for his recent visit to Portland.  As the present head of the Office of Tibet, the official agency of His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan Administration-in-Exile, based in Dharamsala, India, Mr. Lobsang Nyandak assumed the post of Representative in September 2008.

Lobsang Nyandak, Representative of H.H. the Dalai Lama to the Americas, and Yangsi Rinpoche, Maitripa College President, check the Maitripa meditation hall seating capacity and staging plans for a private event.

During his visit, Mr. Lobsang Nyandak remarked that he had also visited Maitripa College near the beginning of his term. As this year will be his last in office, he was pleased to see plans to bring His Holiness to Portland come full circle from invitation to fruition.

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