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The Celebration of Vesak Day and Maha-Parinirvana Anniversary333

May 23, 2024

Namo Buddhaya, Namo Dharmaya, Namo Sanghaya

Karmapa International Buddhist Institute celebrated the 2568th Vesak day (also known as Buddha Jayanti or Buddha Purnima) – the Buddhist festival commemorating the birth, full awakening, and passing into parinirvana of our historical Buddha …


𝐇𝐚𝐩𝐩𝐲 𝟒𝟏𝐬𝐭 𝐁𝐢𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐝𝐚𝐲, 𝐇𝐢𝐬 𝐇𝐨𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝟏𝟕𝐭𝐡 𝐆𝐲𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚 𝐊𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐩𝐚 𝐓𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐥𝐞𝐲 𝐓𝐡𝐚𝐲𝐞 𝐃𝐨𝐫𝐣𝐞333

May 6, 2024

Today marks the 41st birthday of the great bodhisattva, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje. At Karmapa International Buddhist Institute,  we began this auspicious morning with a mandala offering, smoke puja, His Holiness the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa …


Conclusion of a Fruitful Karmapa Public Course333

March 14, 2024

During this past week of our Karmapa Public Course at KIBI, New Delhi, we gained thorough knowledge from His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Thaye Dorje, His Eminence Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche, Ven. Khenpo Lobsang, and Ven. Lama Jampa Thaye. Today, …


Karmapa Public Course / 2024333

March 7, 2024

Karmapa International Buddhist Institute is a hub for studying Buddhist philosophy as well as for learning about ancient Tibetan Buddhism, which is most precious for all of us. Therefore, we are hosting two big course per year, which are the …


Happy Losar of the Wood-Dragon 2151333

February 10, 2024

“Wishing everyone abundant prosperity and joy on the advent of the 17th Rabjung in the Wood-Dragon Year!
The tree bowing ’neath its bounteous fruits of quintessential nectar, a refined essence, trickling.
Humankind savouring a life serene, vying with a glorious …


KIBI’s upcoming Karmapa Public Course-2024333

January 18, 2024

For the schedule and information about teachings for the Public Course 2024, see the course page.

This weekend is the opening registration date for the Karmapa Public Course.
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Conclusion of the Public Meditation Course 2023/24333

January 2, 2024

KIBI’s Public Meditation Course has been brought to conclusion with the recitation of vast aspiration prayers and many good wishes for all sentient beings.

This year, many first-time PMC participants as well as an equally large number of regular participants …


Public Meditation Course: Day one333

December 26, 2023

This morning, Ven. Drubpon Nyigyam Rinpoche granted Sojong vows to the participants of the Public Meditation Course. Ven. Rinpoche then went on to explain about the importance of Sojong, as well as about the conduct we should apply, i.e., what …


Public Meditation Course (PMC) 2023333

December 24, 2023

“Just breathe.
And in case you feel that you can’t breathe, and things seem to be dimming, know this to be the very sign that you are in fact breathing – breathing beyond this pair of lungs, breathing in the


Gyalwa Karmapa’s joint statement is one we endorse333

December 8, 2023

We were delighted to receive the auspicious joint Statement Regarding the Reincarnation of His Holiness the 15th Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche, which is very precious for Tibetan Buddhism in general and especially for the Karma Kamtsang lineage.

Gyalwa Karmapa Thaye Dorje …



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