DISCIPLINE MASTER GESHE JAMPA DHONDUP (Gegu la 2016-2017)
Gegu, or the discipline head, is one who is responsible for overall discipline of the monastery. He will be assisted by chapres (discipline assistants) The tenure of the Gegu and the assistants is for one year. After every one year, new Gegu (discipline head) is elected by the monks, whereas the two Chapre (the assistants) are not elected members, but are appointed on a rotation basis from the khangtsens.
Gungru Geshe Jampa Dhondup has taken charge of monastery discipline from 20th July 2016.
CHANTMASTER GESHE NGAWANG LOBSANG (Dratsang Chenmo la)
Chantmaster of Drepung Gomang Monastery.
With Geshe Sonam Namgyal leaving this post of Chant Master, the monks of Drepung Gomang Monastery congregated at Prayer Hall Temple to elect new Chant Master. Last evening (26th April, 2014) Geshe Ngawang Lobsang was elected as the new chant master of Drepung Gomang Monastery.
Chant Master (Chenmo la) Geshe Ngawang Lobsang has visited Russia, France under the monastery’s Oversee program to led prayer ceremony with his unique multi-phonic chants/ overtone chants.