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His Holiness Arrives at Vajra Vidhya Institute in Saranath

January 18, 2009

His Holiness left Bodh Gaya for Saranath in Varanasi (U.P), at afternoon. For a week His Holiness will reside at Kyabje Yongzin Thrangu Rinpoche’s monastery Vajra Vidhya Institute in Saranath.

Afternoon, all the monks of Vajra Vidhya monastery are preparing with their serbang dresses and rehearsing to welcome His Holiness.

At 4:40 pm siren rings, His Holiness came after Pilot and Escorts of Police. He was graciously welcomed by huge number of monks in serbang. Many monks, nuns, international devotees and Tibetan were lining on road side to have a glimpse of His Holiness. Read more

HHK Gives Long Life Empowerment – September 28, 2008

Nangchen Nyer-nga Society offered Ten-Shug (Long Life) to His Holiness Dalai Lama on morning of 28th September. Gyalwang Karmapa was invited as Chief guest for the event. Later at afternoon as requested by the Nangchen Nyer-Nga Society Karmapa gave the long live empowerment at Gyuto Temple which was attended by almost a thousand devotees including all the members of the society.


His Holiness gives Long Life Empowerment, September 28, 2008

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HHK Arrives in Gyuto – September 26, 2008

Today His Holiness Gyalwang Karmapa arrived safely back to his residence at Gyuto University.

His Holiness could not complete the later branch of his Dharma tour to the regions of Jispa, Lahaul Spiti and Kinnaur – part of Himachal Pradesh – due to heavy snowfall and blockage of the high mountain passes.

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Tibetan News About HHK in Ladakh, Sept 18-24, 2008

To read the news release in PDF format click here. Report by Khenpo Chokdup. Read the rest of this article

Tibetan News About HHK in Ladakh, Sept 14-17, 2008

To read the news release in PDF format click here. Report by Khenpo Chokdup.


His Holiness in Ladakh, September 14, 2008 (Photographer: Karma Norbu)

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