Owning your own karma, by saying ‘it’s your own doing,’ is simply one way of talking about karma. The concepts of time, self and language used in ‘it’s your own doing’ play a powerful part in describing karma. In fact, with the tools we have, we have no other way but to describe it […]
Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, presided over the 2019 Kagyu Monlam in Bodh Gaya, India. Karmapa was welcomed by monks, lamas, venerables, and students from India and around the world. Karmapa visited the Bodhi Tree School for the third year in a row. Children sang and scattered flower petals to welcome Karmapa as […]
Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, gives a teaching about aspiration prayers Karmapa visited Indonesia from 14-22 November 2019. On 22 November, Karmapa led teachings and Kagyu Monlam prayers at the Vihara Amitabha Mahayana temple in Batam. Karmapa gave a teaching about the correct way to accomplish aspiration prayers.