El traspaso del Muy Venerable Tenga Rimpoché ha sucedido el día 30 de marzo 2012 a las 03:24 en Nepal.
La comunidad del Monasterio de Benchen ha comincado:
«Today at 3:45 morning Nepali time Embodiment of all Refuge Kyabje Tenga Rinpoche has passed away to Parinirvana. Rinpoche has entered the after-death-meditation, called Thugdam. »
CHOGTRUL TENGA RINPOCHE THUG GONG CHÖYING CHIGSE KYANG LARYANG TENDRO CHICHE LE TRULPE DASHAL NYUR CHAR SOL
Surpreme emanation Kyabje Tenga Rinpoche, although you have merged your intention into one with dharmadathu, for the sake of the doctrine and beings, in general and in particular, may the moon-like face of your emanation rise again soon!
Composed by Sangye Nyenpa
This supplication was composed by H.E. Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche in the early hours of 30th March 2012, in the presence of the precious remains of Kyabje Tenga Rinpoche. Immediatedly translated by Sherab Drime (Thomas Roth).