Abbot

Categories: Buddhism
Tibetan:  (Khen Rinpoche)    Chinese: 住持
Abbot is the administrative and spiritual head of a monastery or nunnery. Khen Rinpoche is the Tibetan title for current abbot.  Khensur Rinpoche is the title for a former abbot.

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Synonyms/Additional Terms:
方丈, 住持, Khen Rinpoche

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