Independent.co.uk 2013.10.09 12:53
High-profile monk co-founded the the Samye Ling Monastery in Scotland
A British Tibetan monk who founded the first Tibetan Buddhist monastery in
the West has been "assassinated" in China.
Dr Choje Akong Rinpoche was killed in the residential district of the city
of Chengdu, according to a statement released by police.
The high-profile monk was well known within the community and had been
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