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Yeshe, Lama (1935–1984)

Born and educated in Tibet, he fled to India, where he met his chief disciple, Lama Zopa Rinpoche. They began teaching Westerners at Kopan Monastery in1969 and founded the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT) in 1975.