International Drikung Kagyu Council
Honoured to organise the 800th Commemoration of Lord Jigten Sumong's Maha Parinirvana.

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List of Featured Articles

  1. Drikung Center Opening in Malaysia
  2. Great Shravasti Buddhist Centre Inaugurated
  3. Great Shravasti Opening Ceremony
  4. Plantation Program in Dehradun.
  5. Global Mentor Award for Holiness
  6. H.H Visits Holy Bank of Ganga, Rishikesh
  7. H.H Join Doubling Farmers income in Ladakh by 2022
  8. H.H Visits Drokyul, Leh Ladakh
  9. Conference in CIBS Leh, Ladakh 2018
  10. H.H Attends Buddha Jayanti in New Delhi
  11. H.H Lead World Earth Day 22nd April 2018.
  12. His Holiness Visits Shayog Leh, Ladakh
  13. His Holiness Visits Sikkim 2018
  14. Announcement of 800+
  15. His Holiness Visits Bangladesh 2018
  16. His Holiness Visits Daramshala 2018
  17. Announcement of Hevajra Drupchen
  18. H.H. visits South America
  19. H.H. attends Global Mountain Partnership Meeting, Italy.
  20. H.H. meets with the President of India.
  21. The Commemoratio of 800th Maha Parinirvana of Lord Jigten Sumgon.
  22. H.H. visits Amity University
  23. His Holiness Visits Leh-Ladakh
  24. His Holiness Visits Burma 2017
  25. H.H. Consecrates Drikung Samtenling, Durban South Africa
  26. H.H. visits Bhutan
  27. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program,2017,Part II
  28. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program 2017, Part I
  29. Green Festival in Ladakh
  30. Ice Dripping Project
  31. His Holiness Visits Nalanda University
  32. His Holiness Visited Tsopema, HP
  33. H.H. Visits Amravati and Aurangabad
  34. Shravasti Retreat
  35. The 800th Maha Parinirvana
  36. ShravastiVipassana Retreat in NewYork
  37. Teaching Webcast Announcement
  38. His Holiness Arrives Taipei, Taiwan
  39. DrikungMonkeyYear Teaching in Nepal
  40. 2nd Permaculture Design Workshop
  41. Collaboration and Diversity
  42. Winter Teaching Announcement
  43. Second GSBC Assembly 2016
  44. Ganga Cleansing and World Peace Prayer
  45. The 3rd World Mountain Forum
  46. MonkeyYearTeaching in Germany 2016
  47. His Holiness Visits Russia and Mongolia
  48. HH Second Visits to Ladakh 2016
  49. Taiwan Teaching Announcement
  50. HH Dharma Tour to Malaysia 2016
  51. HH Dharma Tour to Singapore 2016
  52. His Holiness Visits Ladakh 2016
  53. Important Message
  54. HH Dharma Tour to US 2016
  55. Announcement
  56. South-East Asia Tour
  57. An Important Appeal
  58. Holiness Message on World Earth Day
  59. Announcement
  60. His Holiness will be in Escondido, CA
  61. Important Notice
  62. His Holiness will be in San Francisco, CA
  63. His Holiness will be In Tucson, Arizona
  64. Translator Program Announcement
  65. Profound Monkey Year Teaching in USA
  66. His Holiness will Give the Shitro Empowerment in San Jose, CA
  67. World Culture Festival and the 35th Anniversary of Art of Living
  68. His Holiness Will Visit to Singapore
  69. His Holiness Will Visit to Michigan, U.S.A.
  70. The Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016
  71. HH Visits Bodhgaya As a Chief Guest
  72. Webcast Announcement
  73. Teaching Announcement
  74. His Holiness Visits Taiwan 2015
  75. Great Shravasti Buddhist Cultural Assembly 2015
  76. His Holiness visits Bhutan 2015
  77. Announcement of Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016!
  78. 2015, News From Samtenling Nunnery
  79. HH visits the Golden Temple at Tam Dao mountain, Vietnam
  80. His Holiness visits Vietnam
  81. His Holiness visits Drikung Dharma Surya, Washington DC
  82. His Holiness Visits San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California
  83. His Holiness Visits Florida and Escondido
  84. HH Visits Karmapa Sha Mar-Nag Shrine in Manhattan, New York
  85. His Holiness visits Vermont and Rochester, USA
  86. His Holiness 70th Birthday Celebration
  87. Online Registration Open for the Great Shravasti Event 2015
  88. Announcement of HH Dharma tour to Taiwan
  89. His Holiness visits Hungary, Chicago and Maryland
  90. H.H. Drikung Kyabgön Chungtsang was Elected the ninth Vice President
  91. His Holiness visits Drikung Rinchen Choling
  92. His Holiness visits Mexico
  93. His Holiness visits Peru 2015
  94. HH Visits Urban Dharma North Carolina
  95. Let's Help Nepal
  96. HH Honoured as United Nations Mountain Partnership Ambassador
  97. HH Visits Drikung Dharma Surya Centre
  98. Drikung Kagyu Art in USA
  99. Dharma Activities in Switzerland 2015
  100. HH Inaugurates Mani Temple
  101. Announcement
  102. The Sheep Year Lapchi Pilgrimage
  103. His Holiness visits Shravasti
  104. Recent Activities in Ladakh
  105. Inauguration of Ice Stupa in Ladakh
  106. The Great Winter Teaching 2015!
  107. Kalachakra in Peru 2015!
  108. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  109. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  110. News From Kagyu College
  111. Announcement of The Drikung Phowa Chenmo in Switzerland
  112. News From D.K. Samtenling Nunnery
  113. His Holiness in Taipei, Taiwan
  114. Ice Stupa Project launch in Jammu
  115. Nepal 2014
  116. Meeting Announcement 2015
  117. His Holiness visits Nepal 2014
  118. His Holiness in Bhutan 2014
  119. His Holiness visits lower region of Ladakh
  120. Announcement of HH Pilgrimage to Peru 2015
  121. Go Green & Go Organic Phase II
  122. His Holiness visits the Boltic States
  123. Winter Teaching Announcement 2015
  124. His Holiness visits Europe part II
  125. His Holiness visits Europe part I
  126. His Holiness visits Singapore
  127. Inauguration of Go Green & Go Organic, Jangthang, Ladhak
  128. News from Kagyu College, April 2014
  129. Go Green & Go Organic
  130. His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang in Himachal Pradesh
  131. His Holiness the 12th Gyalwang Drukpa arrived in Dehradun
  132. Workshop on the empowerment of nuns
  133. Spring teachings successfully completed
  134. Tibetan New Year celebration with His Holiness at Jangchubling, Dehra Dun, India
  135. Drikung Kagyu International Council warmly receives His Holiness, New York
  136. His Holiness visits Rubin Museum, New York, USA
  137. His Holiness visits Asia Society, New York
  138. The Opening of Milarepa Retreat Centre, New Zealand
  139. Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Sravasti Stupa Project
  140. His Holiness visits Rangjung Yeshi Institute in Boudha, Nepal
  141. His Holiness visits Rinchenpalri Monastery, Nepal
  142. His Holiness visits Nepal
  143. News from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  144. Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang returns to Jangchubling
  145. His Holiness visits Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Choglamsar, Ladakh
  146. News from Kagyu College
  147. His Holiness Speaks to the Drukpa Council at Hemis Monastery
  148. His Holiness Visits Shara, Ladakh
  149. His Holiness Visits Sharchukhul Monastery in Jangthang
  150. The Shravasti Project
  151. Mandala Offering for His Holiness
  152. Inauguration of Hevajra Temple at Phyang Monastery
  153. Annual Football Cup at His Holiness’ Birthday
  154. His Holiness Visits Rock Art Site and the Land of the Aryans
  155. Plans for New Nunnery at Takmachik
  156. Snake Year Teachings Successfully Completed
  157. The Snake Year Teachings at Lamayuru Have Started
  158. Anniversary of Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön's Parinirvana
  159. His Holiness Arrives in Ladakh
  160. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang visits Nepal
  161. Celebration of Buddha Jayanti
  162. First Three-Year Retreat of the Drikung Kagyu Tradition in Europe
  163. His Holiness receives Sakyamuni Buddha International Award
  164. Mini Library Opening Ceremony
  165. Green Day at Samtenling Nunnery
  166. Long Life Mandala Offering for His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
  167. The Extensive Long Life Mandala Offering Puja has commenced on 15th February 2013
  168. Losar - The Tibetan New Year
  169. Gonpo Tordog Puja for the well being of His Holiness
  170. His Holiness Handed Keys of Milarepa Retreat Center
  171. The Tibetan Government in Exile Presents Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  172. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Gongchig Seminar Report
  173. Long Life Puja and Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  174. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Final Week
  175. The Tibetan Government in Exile to present Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  176. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Eighth Week
  177. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Seventh Week
  178. Glimpse of The GREAT SHRAVASTI CENTRE
  179. Gongchig Seminar at Kagyu College
  180. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Sixth Week
  181. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Fifth Week
  182. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Third and Fourth Weeks
  183. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Second Week
  184. Tibetan New Year and Prize Ceremony
  185. Science Workshop at Songtsen Library
  186. Empowerments by His Holiness and Publication of Precious Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön Texts
  187. Drikung Lineage Thangkas
  188. His Holiness at the Journey of Mani Event in Malaysia
  189. Inauguration of the Milarepa Retreat Center
  190. Football Birthday Cup in Honor of His Holiness
  191. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: First Week
  192. Report from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  193. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang's Birthday Celebration
  194. The Gongchig Teachings Have Started
  195. World Peace Prayer at Jangchubling Monastery
  196. Update on the Gongchig Winter Teachings
  197. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama visits Drikung Kagyu Institute
  198. The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Urgyen Trinley Dorje visits Dehradun
  199. Greetings from Kagyu College
  200. Announcement from the Office of H.H. the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
The Birth of Buddha
Buddha's Renunciation
In Search of Truth
Turning the Wheel of Dharma
Buddha's Parinirvana
Buddha's Teachings

The Four Noble Truth
Dharma Practice

What is the Mind?
Loving Kindness and Compassion

What is Vajrayana?
Why Practice Vajrayana?
Authentic Vajrayana
Levels of Vajrayana
Attachment and Vajrayana
What to Meditate On
Sitting in Meditation
Preparing for Meditation
The Meditation Session
A Meditation Schedule

The Kagyu Lineage
Meaning of Hung Symbol
Meaning of Drikung
Life Story of Achi
The Three Protectors