Kalon Lama, personal name Champa Tendar, born about 1870. A monk official and one of the four Shapes, was formerly a Trung-yik Chhem-po (Grand Secretary) and was appointed a Shape in 1912 in place of the late Kungtang Shape. Photo: Frederick Spencer Chapman Date of Photo:1936-37
He was appointed General Officer Commanding the Tibetan troops in Eastern Tibet in 1913. Resides at Chamdo. A man of strong character and much influence.(front row,left to right), Phunkhang Yabshi Kung, Bhondong and Kalon Lama and (back row) Doring and Tsarong at Dekyi Lingka.