Karma Trinlay Rinpoche is a genuine bridge between the East and the West, the traditional and the modern.
https://tricycle.org/magazine/east-west/ : East is West ?
When their child was born, the young couple named him after the Buddha’s cousin Ananda.
Trinlay was officially recognized by the Karmapa as being the physical incarnation, or tulku, of Khakyab Rinpoche, a Karma Kagyu master. Khakyab Rinpoche had been very close to Kalu Rinpoche and took the boy under his wing.