The third Ju Mipham Rinpoche
He was born in Tibet in 1949 and recognised by Tengye Rinpoche of Lab as the reincarnation of Mipham Rinpoche. In 1959 Tengye Rinpoche, due to his realisation, manifested the rainbow body when he died, i.e. he died without leaving a body. There were many people present who witnessed this event.
is one of today's great scholars and masters of the Nyingma tradition.