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  • Karmapa Receives Tilokpur Nuns Upon Completion of Three-Day Training

    (19 October, 2014 - Dharamsala) The Gyalwang Karmapa met with a group of nuns from Tilokpur Nunnery upon their completion of a three-day training workshop in confidence-building, management skills and gender awareness. The training was provided by Jagori, a highly-respected local organization committed to women’s empowerment, and was organized for the nuns by the Kun Kyong Charitable Trust, of...

  • Strengthening Ties to Tibetan Youth, Karmapa Presides over School Event

    (18 October, 2014 - Gopalpur) His Holiness the Karmapa spent the day as chief guest of the Tibetan SOS Children’s Village in Gopalpur, northern India, during its 16th Annual Sport’s Day. Along with officially inaugurating the daylong event, the Gyalwang Karmapa was requested by the organizers to deliver an address to the students as part of the event’s opening ceremony.

    His Holiness the...

  • Women’s Empowerment NGO Sends Delegation to Meet Karmapa

    (15 October, 2014 - Dharamsala)
    An international delegation of women’s rights activists met today with His Holiness the Karmapa as part of their global campaign for women’s empowerment. The group came seeking spiritual advice to sustain them in their work as gender activists,and requested the Gyalwang Karmapa’s blessing for their activities on behalf of women. The non-profit organization,...

  • Karmapa Speaks to University Students On Environment, Art, Conflict Resolution

    (Dharamsala, 13 October 2014) - The Gyalwang Karmapa today received a group of 30 North American university students, for a lively question-and-answer session. The students’ questions covered far-ranging terrain, exploring topics such as environmental protection, arts and music as part of spiritual practice, conflict resolution, animal rights and his work to bring about full ordination for nuns...

  • Gyalwang Karmapa Grants Teachings, Initiation At Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo’s Nunnery

    1 October, 2104 – Dongyu Gatsal Ling Nunnery
    On the second day of his visit to Dongyu Gatsal Ling—the nunnery founded by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo—His Holiness the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, conferred Mahamudra teachings and granted White Tara empowerment. The entire local Drukpa Kagyu community turned out to receive the Gyalwang Karmapa and to take teachings and empowerment from him....

  • Gyalwang Karmapa Visits Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo’s Drukpa Kagyu Nunnery

    30th Sept, 2014. Dongyu Gatsel Ling Nunnery.
    His Holiness the 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje arrived today at Dongyu Gatsal Ling, a Drukpa Kagyu nunnery founded by Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo and under the spiritual guidance of His Eminence the 9th Khamtrul Rinpoche, Shedrup Nyima. This marks the Gyalwang Karmapa’s first visit to the nunnery, where he will spend two days conferring teachings and...