April 19: His Eminence the Lhalung Thuksey Trulku popularly known as Thuksey Rinpoche passed away in Thimphu yesterday. He was 59-year-old.
His Eminence was the 10th reincarnation of Terton Pema Lingpa’s son, Thuksey Dawa.
He conducted numerous religious ceremonies in the country, including oral transmission of Peling Choekhor and oral transmission of Kangyur.
The date and place of the purjang or the cremation are yet to be decided.