Florence Koh

Born in Malaysia in a Mahayana Buddhist family, Florence Koh attended Buddhist elementary and secondary schools in Malaysia, and upon completing university and business school in the USA, she lived in Hong Kong for close to 30 years. She is now based in California, where she lives a retired but active life working as a volunteer for Siddhartha’s Intent and Khyentse Foundation. She met Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche in Hong Kong in 1990 and has been studying and practicing under his guidance since. Florence aspires to practice the Dharma to benefit all sentient beings, and to support Rinpoche in his vision and mission.