King Songtsen Gampo, སྲོང་བཙན་སྒམ་པོ (569-649)


Tibetan-English translation services, online Tibetan language courses, and more.

Erick Tsiknopoulos in Hong Kong, October 2014.

Erick Tsiknopoulos has been practicing Buddhism since 1999 and studying Tibetan language since 2004. He has been working as a Tibetan-English translator and Tibetan language teacher since 2008.

TRIKĀYA Tibetan-english translation services

Erick Tsiknopoulos is available for commissioned translation work from Tibetan into English, as well as from English into Tibetan. He creates first-class, publishable, finely crafted, well-researched and carefully edited Tibetan-English translations. He is able to confidently translate all genres of Tibetan literature, and across various subjects of Buddhist practice and philosophy. View the main page for Tibetan-English translation services here.

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TRIKĀYA Online Tibetan language courses

Erick Tsiknopoulos offers a unique and effective online learning experience, for Tibetan language students of all levels. Classes are held live with the teacher, via audio and/or video call. Group courses are also available. View the main page for Tibetan language courses here.

  • To sign up for a Tibetan language course, email: or
  • Feel free to contact us through WhatsApp, Signal or Telegram: +40 769 824 828

Other Services by TRIKĀYA

  • Translation for tattoos
  • Transcription for Tibetan audio
  • Proofreading for Tibetan and English documents
  • Research for Tibetan and Buddhist related articles
  • Proofreading, editing and review for academic papers (including Master’s dissertations and PhD theses)
  • Cultural consultation for travel to Tibet, India or Nepal

Other languages by TRIKĀYA

  • English to Tibetan translation and editing
  • Sanskrit-English translation and editing
  • Pali-English translation and editing
  • Japanese-English translation and editing
  • Romanian-English translation and editing

His level of aptitude in literary and classical Tibetan language is immense; and his spoken Tibetan language and powers of expression are excellent. In particular, he has trained and continues to train in a profound and deep research of the Buddhist teachings. He is a resourceful young man of strong intelligence, who holds an aspiration to spread and promulgate Buddhism in a far-reaching way. And he is someone who has vast future ambitions to accomplish great service for the Buddhist teachings in their entirety; due to the fact that he has the aim of helping to establish peace and happiness in the world.”

– Lobzang Gyatso, Tibetan scholar and language teacher, former monk from Drepung Loseling Monastery and teacher at Esukhia, in his recommendation letter for Erick Tsiknopoulos (2013)