Thubten Jigme Norbu, 24th incarnation of Taktser Rinpoche

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Thubten Jigme Norbu, 24th incarnation of Taktser Rinpoche

Also Known As: "Taktser Rinpoche", "Thupten Jgme Norbu"
Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Tibet, China
Death: Died in Bloomington, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
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Son of Choekyong Tsering and Diki Tsering
Brother of Tsering Dolma; Gyalo Thondup; Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama; <private> and <private>

Occupation: 24th incarnation of Taktser Rinpoche
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Thubten Jigme Norbu (Tibetan: ཐུབ་བསྟན་འཇིགས་མེད་ནོར་བུ་, Wylie: Thub-stan 'Jigs-med Nor-bu) (August 16, 1922 – September 5, 2008[1][2]), recognised as the Taktser Rinpoche, was a Tibetan lama, writer, civil rights activist and professor of Tibetan studies and is the eldest brother of the fourteenth Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso. He was one of the first high-profile Tibetans to go into exile and was the first Tibetan to settle in the United States.

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Thubten Jigme Norbu, 24th incarnation of Taktser Rinpoche's Timeline

1922
August 16, 1922
Tibet, China
2008
September 5, 2008
Age 86
Bloomington, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States