History, Significance, and Functions of Nechung Oracle

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Nechung Oracle is the main state oracle of Tibet. This means that any important matters pertaining to Tibet political, religious and other related matters can be consulted to Nechung to seek his advice and prophecy. While there are many oracles in Tibet and in the Himalayan regions, Nechung Oracle has a special relationship with all the succeeding Dalai Lamas and over the years, it has played an significant role in many decision-making process relating to Dalai Lama's private matter as well as those concerning Tibet. Table Talk invites Nechung medium Ven. Thupten Ngodup to discuss the history and function of Nechung Oracle and the program also discusses the importance of the famous Nechung Chagney and Phurba.