13 HE Ling Rinpoches visit to SJM 27Nov2016H.E.Yongzin Ling Chogtrul Rinpoche made a gracious visit to Sera Jey Monastery on 27th November, 2016 during his Geshe graduation feast offering ceremonial visits to the three-main monasteries and Tashi Lhunpo Monastery of Gelukpa.

official presentation of the LoA to new AbbotOn 24th the Administration of Sera Jey Monastery made the official presentation of Letter of Appointment (LoA) for the new Abbot to Venerable Choesang Rinpoche (alias: Gyudmed Dorjee), which was designated from The Office of His Holiness The Dalai Lama. The administration and respective dignitaries of Sera Jey Monastery, Sera Lachi and Sera Mey Monastery were present during the official presentation.

00 entrhonement ceremony new abbot khen rinpoche geshe gedun choephelToday, 18th of July 2016, Khen Rinpoche Geshe Gedun Choephel has been enthroned the new Abbot (75th) of Sera Jey Monastery, following the successful completion of his predecessor 74th abbot – Khensur Geshe Lobsang Delek's tenure and retirement.

The enthronement ceremony was held at the main temple of Sera Jey Monastery, before a full attendance of the sangha community.

00 long life offering khen rinpoche geshe lobsang delekA Long Life Offering Ceremony was made to the monastery's Abbot - Kyabje Khen

Rinpoche Geshe Lobsang Delek on 19th June 2016, in gratitude to his successful completion of the Lamrim Teachings, years of dedicated teachings and for his excellent abbotship tenure. The ceremony was held at the monastery's Debate Courtyard.

Representatives and dignitaries from the two Bylakuppe Tibetan settlements, respective Khangsten house divisions of Sera Jey and various departments of Sera Jey offered mandala to the abbot.