Chögyal Namkhai Norbu


28 Sep Chögyal Namkhai Norbu

On Thursday 27 September, at 9pm, Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, President and Founder of ASIA, passed away peacefully.

Namkhai Norbu was a great connoisseur of the culture and history of Tibet, teacher of Tibetan Language and Literature and Mongol at the Oriental University of Naples for 30 years and a great Master of Dzogchen teachings.
He dedicated his whole life to knowledge, making great efforts to keep alive the heritage of Tibetan language, culture and spirituality and in 1988 he founded ASIA, inspiring our projects and our actions on the field with his vision.
With his awareness and his commitment he left an important mark in society at an international level, contributing to the evolution of the human being.

His disappearance is a great loss for humanity, but his teaching will continue to live and benefit all living beings.
We salute him with profound gratitude and affection,

ASIA’s Team

WEDNESDAY 3 October at 10am a brief ceremony will take place at Merigar (Arcidosso)

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