Khenpo Tashi Rinpoche enters Lamayuru Monastery at a very young age. He was ordained at 9 and became Khenpo after 12 years spent studing texts and buddhist philosophy. He then lead the Drikung Kagyu Institute of Deradhun for another 12 years as abbot an director.
Close disciple of the enlightened Master H. E. Drubwang Konchok Norbu Rinpoche, Khenpo Tashi spent 12 years in solitary retreats for a period of 15 years. He spent his retreats in Tatopani (Nepal) and in Lapchi (in the same cave as Milarepa).
Rinpoche is nowadays teaching across the globe and supervising retreats of numerous monks and yogis.