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The Gyalwang Karmapa’s Schedule for 2016 and 2017 in Europe and India

2016 ACTIVITIES

Announcing the Spring Khoryug Conference
March 21-22-23-24, 2016 in Sarnath

The Annual Spring Teaching has been canceled

Karmapa in Switzerland – Geneva
Lake Geneva Theatre, Quai du Mont-Blanc 19, 1201 Geneva, Switzerland

Date Event Time
21st May 2016 Teaching: Meditation source of inner peace (Part I) 09:30 to 11:30
21st May 2016 Teaching: Meditation source of inner peace (Part II) 14:00 to 16:00
22nd May 2016 Empowerment: Medicine Buddha 09:30 to 11:30
22nd May 2016 Conference: Buddhism and science 14:00 to 16:00

Karmapa in Switzerland – Bülach, Zurich
Stadthalle Bülach, Allmendstrasse 8, 8180 Bülach

Date Event Time
28th May 2016 Teaching: Converting Everyday Sufferings (Part 1) 09:30 to 11:30
28th May 2016 Teaching: Converting Everyday Sufferings (Part 2) 14:00 to 16:00
29th May 2016 Empowerment: Avalokiteshvara (Chenrezig) 09:30 to 11:30
29th May 2016 Conference: Buddhism and respect for the environment 14:00 to 16:00

Karmapa in France – Paris
Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Center, Boulevard Saint-Jacques, Paris, France.

Date Event Time
4th June 2016 Teaching: The Four Noble Truths 09:30 to 11:30
4th June 2016 Guided Meditation 14:00 to 16:00
5th June 2016 Conference: Happiness and Peace 09:30 to 11:30
5th June 2016 Empowerment: Avalokiteshvara (Chenrezig) 14:00 to 16:00

2017 ACTIVITIES

Twentieth Kagyu Guncho
January 16, 2017–February 4, 2017 (20 days)

Grand Empowerment of the Five Deities of Chakrasamvara
February 7, 2017–February 8, 2017 (2 days)

Teaching: Torch of True Meaning
February 9, 2017–February 11, 2017 (3 days)

34th Kagyu Monlam
February 13, 2017–February 19, 2017 (7 days)

Garchen Gutor Puja
February 21, 2017–February 25, 2017 (5 days)

Smoke Offering “Clouds of Amrita”
February 26, 2017

Garchen New Year’s Celebration
February 27, 2017–March 1, 2017 (3 days)

Marme Monlam
March 2, 2017

4th Arya Kshema Winter Dharma Gathering
March 6, 2017–March 19, 2017 (14 days)