Lama Zopa Rinpoche is the co-founder, with Lama Thubten Yeshe, of Kopan Monastery and the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition(FPMT). Lama Zopa Rinpoche is now the Spiritual Director of the FPMT. There are over 160 centres, projects and services in 39 countries worldwide which follow Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s spiritual direction: www.fpmt.org
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There is an extensive biography of Lama Zopa Rinpoche in the book The Lawudo Lama by Jamyang Wangmo.