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Upcoming lecture by Dr. Eva Seegers 21.03.2017333

March 20, 2017

Tomorrow we have the great fortune to welcome Dr. Eva Seegers who will share her vast knowledge during this lecture named: The Stupas of ‘Princess’ Wencheng Gongzhu: A comparative Study on Two Ancient Terrace Stupas in Khams. 
The lecture will …


Conclusion of the 2017 Karmapa Public Course333

March 18, 2017

On Friday March 17, 2017, the annual Karmapa Public Course concluded with an empowerment and garden dinner. There were nearly 500 registered participants from 46 nations who benefited from the vast knowledge of our teachers. His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa …


The annual Karmapa Public Course at KIBI has begun333

March 13, 2017

Yesterday morning the annual Karmapa Public Course began. With about 500 participants KIBI was vibrating with activity from early morning. His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa had decided to start the course yesterday because it was one of the four


International Women’s Day celebrated in New Delhi333

March 10, 2017

For several years monks from Karmapa International Buddhist Institute have been invited to participate in an inter-faith prayer on International Women’s Day, and this year the tradition continued. Different religions were present at this occasion all offering prayers for peace …


Losar festivities at KIBI333

February 28, 2017

Yesterday Losar was celebrated at KIBI. All gathered and welcomed His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa in the morning and then attended the special Losar ceremony with traditional Mandala offerings. This particular part of the ceremony was lead by …


Three days of Mahakala pujas333

February 26, 2017

In preparations for the Tibetan New Year, Losar, in the sign of the female fire bird, the KIBI monks have been cleaning the lhakang (meditation hall) and putting up thangkas of former lineage masters and keeping the central place for …


Pilgrimage group meets with His Holiness333

February 15, 2017

Sunday February 12th a pilgrimage group, bound for Bhutan and Nepal, had the great pleasure to be received by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa. The group, with 44 participants from Europe and North and South America received teachings on …


Public lecture by Isabella Würthner. Women ’ s health care in the medical literature of Tibet333

February 2, 2017

Women’s health care in the medical literature of Tibet,
focusing on pregnancy related advices Wednesday 8th of February 2017, 8 PM
Isabella Würthner, received her M.A. in Tibetan and Buddhist Studies from the University of Vienna and is now writing …


Charitable events in January 2017333

January 27, 2017

On January 12th 2017, Karmapa International Buddhist Society had organized a charitable activity distributing 221 woolen blankets and old clothes to poor people living in the streets in South Delhi. People were very thankful for these items as winters can …


Republic Day of India333

January 26, 2017

Thursday the 26th of January; staff, students and visitors celebrated the 68th Republic Day of India.
All gathered on the roof top in the morning and the Indian flag (Tiraṅgā, meaning tricolor in Hindi) was hoisted. And as tradition calls …



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