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February 25, 2013

Chotrul Duchen is one of four major celebrations in the Tibetan Buddhist calendar known for their potential to multiply virtuous actions but also non virtuous ones. This event celebrates, on the full moon day of the first Tibetan month, the …


A quiet Losar 2013333

February 13, 2013

Losar, the Tibetan New Year, is celebrated on the first day of the first lunar month. It is usually an occasion for joyful celebrations and various kinds of merriment.
However, this year – in view of the large number of …


Preparations for Losar 2013333

February 7, 2013

This week KIBIans are joining Tibetan Buddhists worldwide, especially in Nepal, India, Bhutan and Tibet in dedicating aspiration prayers for the welfare of all sentient beings and the protection of Buddha’s teachings. From 7 to 10 February, sangha are together …


Conclusion of Shamatha Meditation Course333

December 25, 2012

His Holiness the XVIIth Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje presided over the conclusion of the Shamatha Meditation Course at the Karmapa International Buddhist institute (KIBI) on 5th December 2012.

The closing ceremony was graced by Venerable Dupsing Rinpoche and all …


Mahayana Sojong Retreat333

November 28, 2012

Blessed by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje and led by Venerable Dupsing Rinpoche, the Sojong retreat commenced today on a full moon day (15th day of the lunar month) in most auspicious circumstances.

At 5:30 am, …


Venerable Dupsing Rinpoche joined the Sojong Retreat at KIBI333

November 27, 2012

Venerable Dupsing Rinpoche, under the auspices of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje, addressed the students on the eve of the Sojong Retreat at the Karmapa International Institute (KIBI) today.

The Sojong Retreat begins on 28th November …


Venerable Lama Jampa Thaye’s program: KIBI Shamatha Course 2012333

November 20, 2012

It is on an auspicious note that Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI) heartily welcomes and announces the teaching program of Venerable Lama Jampa Thaye for the KIBI Shamatha Course 2012Venerable Lama Jampa Thaye is an accomplished Buddhist teacher and meditation …


Special session on meditation with His Holiness Gyalwa Karmapa333

November 19, 2012

His Holiness the Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje held a special session for the students of the Shamatha Meditation Course 2012 on 18th November 2012 at the main hall of the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI).
The students, enrolled for …


KIBI Shamatha meditation couse 2012: Opening Day333

November 8, 2012

His Holiness the XVIIth Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje blessed and inaugurated the Shamatha Course with an auspicious inaugural teaching on the course subject of meditation on 08th November 2012.
His Holiness welcomed about a hundred students and expressed his …


Closing Ceremony of KIBI Translator’s Course 2012333

November 5, 2012

His Holiness the XVIIth Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorji, supreme head of the Karma Kagyu lineage graced the closing ceremony of the inaugural Translator’s Course 2012 on 04th November, 2012.
Jigme Rinpoche, General Secretary of His Holiness the Gyalwa Karmapa, …



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