Welcome to the website of Karmapa Documentary Project.

We have been documenting life of Thaye Dorje, the 17th Karmapa since 1994. KDP is a non profit organization, based on volunteer work. We introduce reports and articles from vast activities of the 17th Karmapa as well as present Karmapa gallery from all major events from Karmapa’s Life.

News
07.04.2017

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, offers his thanks and appreciation.

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His Holiness has published a letter in response to the overwhelming support and good wishes he has received from around the world. Following the announcement of his marriage to Rinchen Yangzom on March 25th 2017, thousands of his students and supporters sent messages of congratulation for this auspicious special event. The letter from his Holiness: […]

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30.03.2017

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa’s announcement of his marriage to Rinchen Yangzom

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We have the honour and joy to share the news that Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa married Rinchen Yangzom on the 25th March 2017. The ceremony was held in the presence of close family members. Rinchen Yangzom was born in Thimphu, Bhutan and is the daughter and third child of Mr Chencho’s […]

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17.03.2017, India

2017 Karmapa Public Course at KIBI: March 12th to 17th

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There were around 500 participants for this year public course held at the Karmapa International Buddhist Institute (KIBI). The starting day for the course was chosen as it coincided with one of the four most auspicious days in the Buddhist calendar, Chotrul Duchen, translated from Tibetan as the “day of miracles”. These days occur on a […]

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