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Gabju Demberel Choijamts

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ABCP President Gabju Demberel Choijamts

President of the Asian Buddhists Conference for Peace. Gabju D. Choijamts served as the 29th Khambu Nomun Khan of the Gandan Tegchenling Monastery – the Center of Mongolian Buddhists for 31 years continuously from 1992 to November 2023.

Education:

  • 1959-1969, Secondary school No. 22, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • 1970-1976, University of Mongolian Buddhism (currently Zanabazar Buddhist University), Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • 1983-1986, Buddhist Philosophy at the University of Buddhist Dialectics, Dharamshala, India

Work experience:

  • 1986-1990, Vice-Abbot (Ded Khambu) of the Gandan Tegchenling Monastery, the Center of Mongolian Buddhists
  • 1990-1993, Member of Parliament of Mongolia
  • 1991-1992, Da Lama (Third Ranking Lama of Mongolian Buddhists) of the Gandan Tegchenling Monastery, the Center of Mongolian Buddhists
  • 1992-2023, Khambu Lama of the Gandan Tegchenling Monastery – the Center of Mongolian Buddhists

Other assignments:

President of the Asian Buddhists Conference for Peace (A UN ECOSOC registered organization based in Mongolia)

Patron of International Buddhists Confederation (Based in India)

President of World Buddhists Summit (Based in Japan)