Shamar Rinpoche touched the lives of so many people worldwide. We encourage anyone whose lives were touched by Shamar Rinpoche to share their thoughts and memories here, with the wish that this may bring healing and solace to all of us who miss his physical presence. And in this way allow the world to see the amazing wisdom, presence, kindness and humor that we all cherished.

Share your memories here…

Condolence from His Majesty the Fourth King of Bhutan Druk Gyalpo Jigme Singye Wangchuck 


  • HRIH! Wednesday June 18th, 2014
    I don’t know if we have room anymore for beings as unconditionally committed to pure Dharma as Shamarpa.  Attached to views, we fail to see conditionless compassion as siddhi when it is Supreme.  We may even fail to see it as compassion at all if not in accord with our so-called ‘spiritual’ purpose.  Shamar Rinpoche granted everyone – ... read more...
  • Dharma warrior Wednesday June 18th, 2014
    Chris Kok
    Our Shamarpa is like a warrior except he is fighting for everyone else other than himself .His bruises and wounds are many . His bruises come from the countless blessings and empowerments which he unconditionally did for us and all sentient beings . His wounds come from his taking a strong and unyielding position in ... read more...
  • Thank you Shamar Rinpoche Wednesday June 18th, 2014
    Jette Lauritsen
    Thank you Shamar Rinpoche The red hat lama with the Western connections gave us the tools to work towards perfection. With wisdom and humor you showed us the way. To remove the two veils each and every day. With clarity and in royal style your example was with us for a little while. Karma comes and disappear. From moment to moment the now and here. Your activity was deep and vast knower of ... read more...
  • Eternally… Wednesday June 18th, 2014
    Samuel Villacob López
    I met HH Shamarpa face – to – face two years ago in Valencia, Spain. What surprised me was the “wise simplicity” of his words and his warmly as powerful presence. I’ won´t forget his extremely valuable teachings and pleasant smile…..come back soon, Master. read more...
  • A joke from Shamar Rimpoché… Tuesday June 17th, 2014
    Williot marc
    Some years ago Rimpoché showed me his closed hand and said : “this is a gift for you…”. In the same time I was surprised happy and honored that he could offer me a gift… Probably he saw all of my thoughts because with a large smile, he opened his hand which was empty and added : ... read more...