Tenzin Phuntsok

Tibetan Instructor


Tenzin Phuntsok was born in Tibet in 1979 and attended Sera Tibetan University in Dharamsala. Qualified as a teacher trainer he is fluent in Tibetan, English, Hindi and Nepali and has taught Tibetan at RYI since 2003. Phuntsok heads up a strong team of language partners trained in the Rassias method originally devised at Dartmouth College. He also plays an important role in linking students on selected courses with Tibetan homestay families.


2003-current Language Instructor Rangjung Yeshe Institute
2000 Transcriber and Translator Media Global Research and Consulting
2000 Tibetan Teacher Training BA Sera Tibetan University, Dharamsala
1997 PUC Tibetan Children Village School



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