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Welcome to 

Khalkha Jetsun Dampa Initiative

The Mahasiddha from Takten - Join us on a journey of carrying out the traditions of the Ear-Whispered Masters!

Welcome to the Khalkha Jetsun Dampa Initiative dedicated to honoring the revered master in Tibetan Buddhism, the 9th Khalkha Jetsun Dampa Jampel Chokyi Gyeltsen (Jan 6, 1933 - Mar 1, 2012). Join us on a journey to preserve his teachings, landmarks associated with his life, and the sacred lineage he upheld, ensuring his profound impact endures!

Who Was The 9th Jetsun Dampa? 

Learn about the person who was the 9th Khalkha Jetsun Dampa and his contributions to preserving rare lineages and reviving Buddhist traditions.

What Is This Initiative About? 

The 9th Jetsun Dampa Initiative aims to disseminate and preserve the 9th Khalkha Jetsun Dampa’s lineage teachings, memories and historical information of him, and preserve associated landmarks. The "Initiative" is founded by Choying Khandro and "Cameron Gehlert" with the support of the Advisory Committee.

What We Do 

Nyengyu Text Project: A major project to oversee the translation and study of all the texts and sadhanas that the Jetsun Dampa taught from.

Nyengyu Interviews: An oral history initiative to help preserve memories and teachings related to the Ganden and Dakini lineages by interviewing scholars and teachers of this tradition.

Other Projects: Produce multi-media and booklets detailing the lineage and practice instructions of Khalkha Rinpoche such as the proper making of Chod Damarus.





How to Support Us 

For inquiries, collaboration opportunities, or support, please reach out to us at []. Join us in honoring the legacy of Khalkha Jetsun Dampa and ensuring his teachings continue to inspire and guide us.

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