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KIBI Intensive One-Month Course Underway333

November 13, 2018

12th Nov, 2018: The one-month KIBI Intensive Course commenced today with an Opening Ceremony that was chaired by Ven. Khenchen Chodrak Tenphel Rinpoche and emeritus Prof. Sempa Dorje and began with the symbolic traditional ceremony of auspicious lighting of butter


Descent from the God Realms (Lhabab Duchen)333

October 31, 2018

Lhabab Duchen, celebrated on the 22nd day of the ninth month in Tibetan calendar, marks the anniversary of the Buddha’s descent from the heavenly realm to the earth. it is on this day that Buddha Shakyamuni descended to the heaven


Registration for the PMC 2018/2019 is Open333

September 30, 2018

Dear Dharma friends around the world – Tashi Delek! 

It is our pleasure to invite you to the annual Public Meditation Course (PMC18/19) at KIBI. The program will begin with an information session in the afternoon on December 25th, 2018 and conclude …


The Dates of the Public Meditation Course at KIBI333

September 23, 2018

Dear Dharma friends,

we are happy to announce the dates of the upcoming Public Meditation Course at KIBI: 
from December 25th 2018 to January 3rd 2019.

Registration link will be sent in a newsletter very soon.…


Registration for a Course in November 2018 is Open333

September 14, 2018

Dear dharma friends around the world,

We are happy to inform you that the registration for the KIBI Short Course in November 2018 is open from today, 14/09/2018 until 05/11/2018!

Here is a brief overview of the course details:



The four year commemoration ceremony and Decho of His Holiness the 14th Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche.333

May 29, 2018

“Everything, everything is impermanent. Nothing is permanent. So you should be aware of it, therefore you should not be surprised when you see that something has changed.”

– Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche

According to the Tibetan calendar, Tuesday May 29, 2018 …


Celebrate His Holiness 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje birthday.333

May 6, 2018

Today is a very special day for all of us and we have all gathered here in the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute to celebrate the 35th birthday of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Thaye Dorje.

To celebrate …


Special announcement about KIBI’s academic future333

May 5, 2018

K.I.B.I.’s primary objective has always been to offer long-term, University accredited courses. To this effect, we have run since 2013 a Bachelor of Arts in Buddhist Studies in collaboration with Mewar University. This year marks the final year of the …


KIBI Graduation Ceremony,2018333

May 4, 2018

On May 2nd, K.I.B.I. celebrated the third and final Graduation Ceremony of its B.A. program. All students, faculty and staff members, along with all K.I.B.I. residents gathered to celebrate the graduation of three students from our B.A. program, which was …