Bhikshuni Lozang Yönten is an young American-born Buddhist nun in the Tibetan tradition who was ordained in 2003. She studied intensively in Australia at Chenrezig Institute from 2002–2009, completing their Buddhist Studies Program then continued to study, retreat and offer service at Dharma Centres in India and Taiwan as well as Australia and New Zealand, becoming an in-depth registered teacher within the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT).
Ven. Yönten was the Resident Teacher of Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre in the Blue Mountains of Australia 2011 – 2014. Then as teacher-in-residence six months of the year at Mahamudra Centre in New Zealand, until February 2018.
Currently she is an FPMT touring teacher and retreat leader as well as teaching one 4-month-semester each year in Israel – as a member of the Buddhist Faculty at a Buddhist Psychoanalytic Training program called Human Spirit’s in Israel, as well as with Shantideva Study Group in Qirat Ono, Israel.