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2010 Saga Dawa Day Teaching

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Since His Holiness Karmapa could not travel to Europe in 2010 he gave a live webcast talk to the European Centers on the occasion of Saga Dawa.




Transcript of HH the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa's talk May 28

HH the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa
May 28, 2010
Live webcast 11:41 - 12:29 am
with English translation by RIngu Tulku Rinpoche



Since 2500 yrs. ago Buddha's teachings still exist tonight I'll be 
speaking about dharma as taught by the buddha

Not only the buddha dharma but all the great religions of this world 
and other spiritual traditions have been a great help to lots of 
people to bring happiness and peace to their minds and to this world 
and to live harmoniously in this society.

especially the buddha dharma is based on the understanding of 
interdependence and compassion being the root of these teachings. 
not just philosophy but it has been something that helps to bring 
humans together with other sentient beings too

So when we talk about interdependence, we humans in order to survive 
depend…

MAY 28TH LIVE WEBCAST OF TEACHINGS BY HIS HOLINESS THE 17TH GYALWANG KARMAPA COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY

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May 28, 2010
On 28 May, the Saga Dawa Düchen of the Iron Tiger Year (2010), His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa gave a special teaching from Gyuto Monastery in Dharmasala, India. Recordings of the talk will be available at the following URL:http://www.livingthedharma.eu/ His Holiness taught in Tibetan. Live translation was provided by the following translators:

Ringu Tulku Rinpoche: EnglishKhenpo Tengye: ChineseBarde Claire: FrenchBeata Stepien: PolishDasha: RussianDr. Annemarie Dross: GermanLhundup Damcho: Spanish Thanks to all who joined us for this special teaching on the most auspicious of days, the continuing full moon of Saga Dawa 2.0 (+1). The video copy of the teaching will be uploaded as soon as possible. Sincerely,Webmasters@livingthedharma.eu

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SPECIAL KAGYU OFFICE ANNOUNCEMENT

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4TH WEEK: THE KING OF ASPIRATION PRAYERS, THE ASPIRATION FOR NOBLE EXCELLENT CONDUCT FOR VICTIMS OF KYIGUDO QUAKE

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May 11, 2010 - Dharamsala Today, prayers were led by Gyalwang Karmapa. This week marks the 4th after the Kyigudo Quake, which claimed many lives and caused tremendous suffering. This week, the prayer being performed was The King of Aspiration Prayers, the Aspiration for Noble Excellent Conduct which was led by His Holiness. Participating in the prayer session were Dharamsala local people, foreigners, the Chief of Justice of the Tibetan Government in Exile, the Vice Chairman of the Tibetan Government in Exile, members of the Tibetan Government in Exile's Parliament, the Assemby of Tibetan People's deputies, and others. The chants were led by Namgyal Monastery and the puja was sponsored by Chushi Gangdruk's (Four Rivers, Six Ranges) main office in Dharamsala.




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KARMAPA ATTENDS GRADUATION CEREMONY AT SOGAR SCHOOL

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May 4, 2010 Today Gyalwang Karmapa attended the graduation ceremony of Sogar School, a high-school for Tibetan students. His Holiness attended the ceremony, gave a speech, and presented the certificates to each of the graduates.







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KARMAPA'S REQUEST: LETTER TO TIBETAN KAGYU MONASTERIES

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