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
11.10.2018, France

Joint statement of His Holiness Trinley Thaye Dorje and His Holiness Ogyen Trinley Dorje

His Holiness Trinley Thaye Dorje and His Holiness Ogyen Trinley Dorje during their first meeting, in France

His Holiness Ogyen Trinley Dorje and His Holiness Trinley Thaye Dorje met over the last few days at a rural location in France. Their purpose was to get to know each other personally. They also discussed how they might work together to preserve and strengthen the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. After their discussions, […]

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22.09.2018

First pictures of His Holiness Karmapa’s son Thugsey

Gyalwa-Karmapa-and-his-wife-Sangyumla-come-to-Dhagpo-Kagyu-Ling-with-their-1-month-old-baby.-Portraits-and-group-pictures

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, and Sangyumla Rinchen Yangzom, are delighted to introduce their newborn son Thugsey to you all today.   The photos were taken during a private visit to Dhagpo Kagyu Ling in France, where Karmapa and his family were welcomed by Jigme Rinpoche, Karmapa’s General Secretary; Gendun Rinchen, Yangsi […]

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17.09.2018, France

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, together with his wife Sangyumla Rinchen Yangzom, their son Thugsey, and other family members, visit Dhagpo Kagyu Ling in France.

Reception and Ku Sung Tug Offering for Gyalwa Karmapa, his wife Sangyumla and their 1 month old baby.

Karmapa and his family arrived in the late evening of 14 September, and were warmly welcomed by Jigme Rinpoche, Karmapa’s General Secretary; Gendun Rinchen, Yangsi of Gendun Rinpoche; as well as representatives and sangha members of Dhagpo Kagyu Ling.   See more images: 14 September 2018 Karmapa Arrives for Private Visit to Dhagpo Kagyu Ling […]

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