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