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Buddha Jayanti Celebration at KIBI – 2019333

May 18, 2019

Buddham saranam gacchami – To the Buddha, I go for refuge! ‎Śākyamuni Buddha, the Fully Awakened One shared his experience of realization with the world, which shaped the course of history and provided a new dimension to humankind to live a meaningful life. Today is the day to recollect his teachings and put his words Read More

Celebration of HH the Karmapa’s 36th Birthday333

May 6, 2019

Celebration of HH the Karmapa’s 36th Birthday On the 6th of May 2019 marks the 36th birthday of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Trinley Thaye Dorje, the supreme head of Karma Kagyu Lineage. On behalf of all sentient beings, We wish you a Happy Birthday, Gyalwa Karmapa! The Karmapa’s birthday was celebrated joyfully across Read More

KIBI Announces the Continuation of lts Academic Course Program, the Opportunity to Directly Obtain Student Visas through KIBI, and the Dates of the Public Courses in 2019/2020333

March 30, 2019

Since 29 years, the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute has successfully offered an intensive study program in Buddhist philosophy, religion and related languages. During the past year, KIBI had to discontinue this program temporarily due to a change in Indian visa regulations. Two Intensive Short Courses were offered in its place. We are delighted to inform Read More

Conclusion of the 2019 Karmapa Public Course333

March 19, 2019

Today Monday the 18th the Karmapa public course 2019 came to a close after a fantastic week of teachings from some of our finest teachers here at KIBI. The morning brought about the final lectures from Ven. Trinley Rinpoche and Khenpo Lobsang. Shortly after lunch to the all attendees were treated to a brief visit Read More

Karmapa Public Course 2019333

March 11, 2019

Today we began the Karmapa Public Course and we had the first day of a wonderful programme that will run until Monday the 18th. The day began with an introduction by khenpo Tsering shortly followed by fantastic teaching by professor Sempa Dorje that was full of humour and gave all plenty of food for thought. Read More


March 10, 2019

KIBI INTENSIVE SHORT COURSE, conclusion report: Congratulations to all the participants for successfully completing the course! The KIBI Intensive Short Course concluded on Mar 8th 2019, at 5 PM, with Prof. Sempa Dorje’s precious lecture (find more details below and in the KIBS Annual Report -2018/19). After its initiation in Nov. 2018, this course was Read More

Welcome media delegation from Mongalia to K.I.B.I333

February 28, 2019

Today, around at 4:30 PM, the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI) warmly welcomed 20 members of a media delegation from Mongolia, with traditional white scarves by the General Secretary of KIBS, Issey Junges. The delegations lit lamps in front of the Buddha. Simultaneously, KIBI sanghas and lay students chanted the King of Aspiration Prayers, which Read More

Mahakala pujas333

February 3, 2019

Today saw the conclusion of the 3 day Mahakala puja here at Karmapa International Buddhist Institute for the past 3 days the resident and visiting Sangha have dilligently performed the puja of Gonpo Bernagchen personal protector of the Karma Kagyu tradition and lineage of the Karmapa. During the puja the dharma protector was made specially Read More

Registration for the Karmapa Public Course at KIBI is Open333

January 27, 2019

Dear Dharma friends around the world, We from KIBI wish you all a very happy 2019! May this year be full of joyful, spiritual growth! The time has come, once again, to warmly invite you to the annual Karmapa Public Course at KIBI. The course will commence on the morning of Monday, March 11th and will end on Read More


January 17, 2019

KIBI, 11 Jan 2019: At around 11:45 am, the monastic body of the Karma Kagyu saṅgha warmly greeted His Eminence Luding Khenchen Rinpoche with a traditional welcome procession at Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI), New Delhi. At approximately 1:30 pm, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Trinley Thaye Dorje, the supreme head of the Karma Kagyu Lineage, Read More

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