Ama-La Pema Chhuing (1922-2019) was a beloved mother of Tulku Jamyang Rinpoche, Lama Sonam Rinpoche and Semo Sonam Rinpoche. She passed away peacefully at home at Pema Osel Ling  (Lotus Land of Clear Light), the main retreat center for the Vajrayana Foundation, on Thursday evening, February 7, 2019.

Ama-La was 97 years old and her entire life was dedicated to dharma. Her profound devotion to the Buddhist path and her lamas were inspiring to everyone who met her.