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At age three, Gesar Tsewang Arthur Mukpo, son of renowned Tibetan Buddhist teacher Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, was identified as the reincarnation of the late Jamgon Kongtrul of Shechen Monastery in Tibet. Growing up not in a monastery but as a contemporary American, Mukpo had a unique perspective on his age-old religion. Here, Mukpo documents his own story as well as the stories of other alleged reincarnated masters (tulkus). A RigDzin Dharma Center presentation and benefit. 76 minutes