The 8th Gyalsay Rinpoche was born in Dharamsala (India) in 1995. In 2001, At the age of six he was recognized as the reincarnation of 7th Gyalsay Tulku Namkhe Thugduk Rinpoche by H.H The Sakya Trinzin. As Dungyud Rinpoche and his monks prayed to H.E Ratna Vajra Rinpoche to bless the Gyalsay Rinpoche’s enthronement ceremony, he promised to come and held the ceremony in 6th March 2002. Thereafter, he start to study about basic education of Buddhism, ritual practice and English. He is now in Tibet doing his further studies.