The seventh Phakchok Rinpoche was born on 25/5/1981 to Tseke Chokling, a descendant of great Chokgyur Lingpa, and Dechen Peldon.
Choying Dorjee was born in 1974. He learned reading and writing at the age of six. He received numerous initiations and teachings from Leda Jangchub Dorjee and his monastic vow from the great teacher Gila Rinpoche alias Ngawang Chophel Zangpo.
Jamyang Losel was born in 1968.He received his full ordination as monk from His eminence Luding Khen Rinpoche Jamyang Tenpai Nyima at the age of twenty.
Introduction to Buddhism, the first monthly Dharma program initiated by Dzongsar Khyentse ChokyiLodro Institute got under way on 8th August 2018, with the first teaching bestowedby Kyabje