Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Gyalwang Karmapa Speaks of HH Dalai Lama’s Birthday

July 6, 2017 – Washington, D.C. We Tibetans consider the birthday of HH the Dalai Lama to be extremely important. We are most fortunate that he lights our way like a blazing torch as we pass through these dark and difficult times. His birthday, therefore, is an important occasion for us. Born in the Land […]

The Voice of America Interviews the Gyalwang Karmapa

First, the Gyalwang Karmapa spoke a few words related to the birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama: We Tibetans consider the birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to be extremely important. We are most fortunate that he lights our way like a blazing torch as we pass through these dark and difficult times. […]

Radio Free Asia Interview

During his recent visit to the USA, His Holiness sat down with Radio Free Asia to discuss a variety of topics relevant to the Asian community.

Gyalwang Karmapa Rinpoche Visits Office of Tibet in Washington DC

On Wednesday, July 5th, 2017, Gyalwang Karmapa Rinpoche visited the Office of Tibet on Wednesday, 5 July during his three-day visit to Washington, D.C. This trip to Washington follows his one-month visit to Canada. The afternoon visit to the Office of Tibet was informational. Representative Penpa Tsering updated him on various OoT activities and programs, while […]

Lt. Governor Welcomes His Holiness the Karmapa to Washington State

On June 29, 2017, the Lt. Governor welcomed His Holiness the Karmapa, the second-highest ranking Tibetan Buddhist in exile and a world-renowned spiritual leader, to Washington state. The Lt. Governor thanked the Karmapa and his delegation for visiting Seattle again, and for bringing with him a message of compassion and global-mindedness. This trip marks the […]