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Contemporary teachers giving Kalachakra initiations outside Tibet

These days, a number of prominent teachers have been spreading the Kalachakra teachings, some of the most prominent Masters are shown below.
Please note that many of the Long-Life Prayers for these teachers can be found in our English Resources, some of these prayers are available in other languages as well.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama during a Kalachakra initiation
H.H. the Dalai Lama
gave numerous huge Kalachakra initiations all over the world.
His Holiness Sakya Trizin
H.H. Sakya Trizin Rinpoche

present head of the Sakya lineage

Ven. Khamtrul Rinpoche
Khamtrul Rinpoche (Nyingma) had a vision of Shambhala, see his account on kalachakra.com, look for Shambhala and Vision, also see the book Shambhala by Edwin Bernbaum.

Ven. Tashi Gyaltsan Rinpoche
Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Chögyäl Namkhai Norbu

Chokyi Ngangwa Rinpoche
Ven. Chökyi Ngangwa Rinpoche
Garchen Rinpoche
Garchen Rinpoche
Kunga Sangpo Rinpoche
Kunga Sangpo Rinpoche
Khenturl Rinpoche
Khentrul Rinpoche

Ven. Kalu Rinpoche (1905-†1990)

H.H. Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche (1910-†1991)

Ven. Bokar Rinpoche (1940-†2004)
Also, see his biography (Kargyu)
His Holiness Penor Rinpoche
H.H. Penor Rinpoche

a.k.a. Pema Norbu Rinpoche (Nyingma)

H.E. Chogye Trichen Rinpoche
(1920-†2007) (Sakya)

Ven. Lobpon Tsechu Rinpoche

Ven. Kirti Tsenshab Rinpoche
Ven. Kirti Tsenshab Rinpoche


Ven. Penam Rinpoche
(1925-†2008) (Jonang)

Ven. Gen Lamrimpa
Ven. Gen Lamrimpa (†2003)
See also his book 'Transcending Time'

Orgyen Kusum Lingpa Rinpoche
Orgyen Kusum Lingpa(19 - †2009)