Jetsun Rinpoche Thrinlay Chodron was one of the root gurus to the Sakyapa great master Jamyang Khyentse Odsel Trukpei Dorje. She was the daughter of fifth Minling Trichen Thinley Namgyal. She became an ordained nun, accomplished in her realization in both studying and practicing. She is holding the lineages of many great masters. Lately she was very respected as an accomplished Dzogchen Master. She also taught widely throughout Tibet and had many disciples who finally became great masters of different traditions of Tibetan Buddhism.