His Holiness Drukpa
Wolfson College Awards His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa an Honorary Fellowship

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Wednesday 21 June

We at Wolfson are very excited to welcome His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa on Friday 23 June 2017 to award him with an Honorary Fellowship.

Gyalwang Drukpa is the honorific title of the head of the Drukpa Lineage, one of the independent Sarma (new) schools of Vajrayana Buddhism. He is an active environmentalist, educator and the spiritual head of the Drukpa Lineage, one of the main Buddhist schools of the Himalayas founded by the great Indian saint Naropa (1016–1100CE) with a thousand-year legacy in India. He applies ancient Buddhist philosophy to resolve today’s problems and has millions of followers worldwide.