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Schedule for HH Karmapa’s Winter Tour December 2005 – January 2006

His Holiness is presiding over this year’s Karma Gön Chö at Vajra Vidhya Institute in Varanasi in December with representatives of Kagyu monasteries from all over the world. HH Karmapa will subsequently proceed to Bodhgaya for this year’s Great Monlam Aspiration of the Glorious Unequaled Kagyu Sangha (Pal Nyammay Kagyupay Sangha Monlam Chenmo).

  • December 11 – To Delhi
  • December 12 – Chenrezig transmission at Majnu Ka Tila Tibetan Settlement
  • December 13 – To Varanasi for Karma Gön Chö
  • January 5 – To Bodhgaya for Great Kagyu Monlam
  • January 17 – To Varanasi for short retreat at Vajra Vidhya
  • February 3 – return to temporary camp at Gyuto Tantric University
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His Holiness Leads Karma Gön Chö and Great Kagyu Monlam

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His Holiness communes with a deer in Varanasi in November 2004

His Holiness Karmapa has returned from an extended trip which took place through the end of 2004. The Gyalwang Karmapa arrived at Vajra Vidhya Institute in Varanasi on November 14, where he presided over the Karma Gön Chö, at which representatives of Kagyu monsteries from all over the world debated Kagyu philosophy and soteriology. In December, His Holiness proceeded to Bodhgaya for the annual Great Monlam Aspiration of the Glorious Unequaled Kagyu Sangha (Pal Nyammay Kagyupay Sangha Monlam Chenmo). Subsequently he returned to Vajra Vidhya institute, where he engaged in more prayers, including a service for the Read the rest of this article