April 22-23, 2011. India Habitat Centre, New Delhi
The event was hosted by The Foundation for Universal Responsibility of His Holiness The Dalai Lama, a not for profit, non-sectarian, non-denominational organization established with the Nobel Peace Prize awarded to His Holiness in 1989. Gyalwang Karmapa taught for three sessions exploring themes from Acharya Kamalashila’s text “The Middling Stages of Meditation”, and answering general questions from the audience.
There are certain fundamental themes in Buddhism, stated Gyalwang Karmapa, in his general introduction. These include the view of cause and effect and dependent origination, which form the basis of the Buddhist teachings; samsara, the cycle of existence, which is the cause of suffering, and the path of cessation by which one can achieve the causes for liberation or nirvana. Common to all Read the rest of this article