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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.

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29.04.2021

Karma Raja Maha Vihar Monastery ceremony at Swayambhu

Karmapa visits Kathmandu, 2018-12-03 to 07. Pigrimadge to Parpin

Karmapa’s Private Office shares the following message and photos on the auspicious occasion of the handover of the Karma Raja Maha Vihar monastery and 17 Buddhacharya residences at Swayambhu in Kathmandu: Please find below a selection of photos, including Karmapa’s previous visits to Swayambhu, and the handover ceremony on 26 April 2021.

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27.04.2021

Karmapa’s message for Je Khenpo of Bhutan

2021_04_27 HH Je Khenpo English final_1

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, shares the following message on the occasion of the 25 year anniversary of the appointment of Khentrul Jigme Chhoeda as His Holiness 70th Je Khenpo of Bhutan In Tibetan: In English:

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26.04.2021

Handover ceremony in Swayambhu – Karmapa’s speech

Gyalwa Karmapa visits Swayambhu and the monastery which was destroyed by the earth quake 2015

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, shares the following audio message on the auspicious occasion of the handover ceremony to mark the successful reconstruction of Karma Raja Maha Vihar monastery and 17 residences, following the tragic earthquake in Kathmandu in 2015.

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Words of Wisdom
I will make wishes and aspirations for all of us to keep our connection (…) in this way our intention and mindset are the same, and then no matter the distance and time – they will not separate us