Advisory Council

His Holiness Drikung Chabgoen Chetsang Rinpoche is the key advisory figure offering time to time advise and guidance to this foundation. His Holiness is the supreme head of the Drikung Kaguye School of Tibetan Buddhism and over sees various spiritual, social, cultural and ecological projects across the globe under his patronage.



Venerable Sumtrhang Choje is the founder of this foundation and the founding chair. Ven. Sumtrhang Choeje over sees the policy guidance and strategic direction to the activities of the foundation. Venerable Choje rinpoche is the 28th Dungzin (Lienage Incumbent) of Nyo lineage in Bhutan and the incumbent seat holder of Sumtrhang Samdrup Choedzong monastery.

Venerable Acharaya Kinley Gyeltsen, the Khenpo of Sumtrhang Samdrup offers project development advisory and guidance to this foundation and is one of the key advisory members advising the executive. Acharaya is the current sitting Khenpo of Sumtrhang Samdrup Choedzong.