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by Karma Wangdu on 11 May, 2019
Dear Dharma Friends, We are sorry to inform you that due to Guru Vajradhara the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa’s health concerns, the “Six-day Retreat with Guru Vajradhara the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa in Portugal” scheduled in July 2019 has been cancelled. If you have made a booking already, please contact the organisers directly to seek a refund for… Read More
by Ringu Tulku Rinpoche on 21 April, 2019
Rager Ossel or Karma Gyurme was a close friend of mine and I knew him for over 40 years. He often used to come to Sikkim to see HH the 16th Karmapa. He was a devoted student of the Karmapa and his devotion never wavered all through his life. He served the HH the 17th Karmapa also in many ways including… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 3 April, 2019
‘How to be a true Dharma practitioner in today’s challenging world.’ We are very happy to share with you the great news that Guru Vajradhara the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa has accepted Palpung Dharma Chakra Association’s request to give a six-day teaching in Portugal. This is the 12th Chamgon Kenting Tai Situpa’s first teaching in Europe in twenty years… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 21 August, 2018
A new book of teachings by His Holiness Karmapa is now available for free download at dharmaebooks.org. The book is based on teachings His Holiness gave during his first historic visit to Canada in May and June 2017. The book is also available as a printed version from KTD Publications. KFE Representatives in each European country are currently arranging to… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 19 June, 2018
Dear Friends, We wish to share a beautiful video by the Spiritual Ecology Fellowship featuring the work of the nuns at Karma Drubgyu Thargay Ling Nunnery in Tilokpur, Himachal Pradesh, India. KYORYUG is an association of Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and nunneries working together under the leadership of His Holiness the 17th Karmapa for the environmental protection of the Himalayan region… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 10 May, 2018
The Seventeenth Karmapa draws on timeless values to propose a new, interconnectivity-focused code of ethics. This book helps readers understand how we have always been, and will always be, interconnected—through family, community, and shared humanity. As our planet changes and our world grows smaller, it is vital we not only recognise our connections to one another and to the earth… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 4 March, 2018
Karmapa Foundation Europe requested His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa to grant a regular set of teachings online so that we can all study and practice together where ever we are. We also requested that HH would kindly lead us step by step so that we can learn and practice in a systematic way and eventually can form a curriculum… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 2 March, 2018
**NOTE: Due to bad weather conditions, the English translator is unable to attend tonight’s teaching. Therefore the teaching will be in Tibetan. We will add the English translation to the video in the coming days. Sorry for any inconvenience.** Karmapa Foundation Europe requested His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa to grant a regular set of teachings online so that we… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 30 May, 2017
Times of Joy and Sorrow Lakeside International Hotel, Frimley Green, England – Afternoon, May 27, 2017 In the concluding public event of the 17th Karmapa’s first visit to the United Kingdom, nearly 2,000 people gathered at Lakeside International Hotel near Frimley Green in Surrey to receive an Amitayus Long Life empowerment. The Nepalese and Gurkha community turned out in force… Read More
by Karma Wangdu on 28 May, 2017
Karmapa Aldershot Karmapa Aldershot Aldershot, Hampshire, England – Morning, May 27, 2017 Early on this day of the Karmapa’s visit to the Nepali community in Aldershot, the double arch of a luminous rainbow filled the sky. It recalled his first visit to the US when rainbows followed him everywhere on the East Coast. The Karmapa was invited by the Buddhist Community Centre UK to… Read More