Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche
Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche was born in Kalimpong in India as the daughter of His Holiness the 11th Mindrolling Trichen Rinpoche. She is a teacher in both the Kagyu and Nyingma schools. She has taught in Europe, North America and Southeast Asia since 1987. She has established the Samten Tse Retreat Center 1993 in Mussoorie, India and is actively involved with the administration of the Mindrolling Monastery in Dehradun, India. Khandro Rinpoche is also resident teacher at the Lotus Garden Retreat Center in Virginia, USA, which she established for retreat practice, the study of important Buddhist texts and the center also invites visiting teachers from all lineages.