Lhakpa is from Tsangleykha, under Dagana Dzongkhag. He worked as afreelance tour guide after completing his Culture Guide Training in 2006. He started working with Shejun since the year 2009 as a textual documenter equipped with textual photographic documentation skills. He began his work with Digital Documentation of Manuscripts from Neyphug Monastery, in Paro Dzongkhag.

He is currently pursuing four years B.A in English and Environmental Science in RTC since 2014