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. New Website Launched for Drikung Kagyu Translation Projects
  2. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part II
  3. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part I
  4. Drikung Center Opening in Malaysia
  5. Great Shravasti Buddhist Centre Inaugurated
  6. Great Shravasti Opening Ceremony
  7. Plantation Program in Dehradun.
  8. Global Mentor Award for Holiness
  9. H.H Visits Holy Bank of Ganga, Rishikesh
  10. H.H Join Doubling Farmers income in Ladakh by 2022
  11. H.H Visits Drokyul, Leh Ladakh
  12. Conference in CIBS Leh, Ladakh 2018
  13. H.H Attends Buddha Jayanti in New Delhi
  14. H.H Lead World Earth Day 22nd April 2018.
  15. His Holiness Visits Shayog Leh, Ladakh
  16. His Holiness Visits Sikkim 2018
  17. Announcement of 800+
  18. His Holiness Visits Bangladesh 2018
  19. His Holiness Visits Daramshala 2018
  20. Announcement of Hevajra Drupchen
  21. H.H. visits South America
  22. H.H. attends Global Mountain Partnership Meeting, Italy.
  23. H.H. meets with the President of India.
  24. The Commemoratio of 800th Maha Parinirvana of Lord Jigten Sumgon.
  25. H.H. visits Amity University
  26. His Holiness Visits Leh-Ladakh
  27. His Holiness Visits Burma 2017
  28. H.H. Consecrates Drikung Samtenling, Durban South Africa
  29. H.H. visits Bhutan
  30. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program,2017,Part II
  31. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program 2017, Part I
  32. Green Festival in Ladakh
  33. Ice Dripping Project
  34. His Holiness Visits Nalanda University
  35. His Holiness Visited Tsopema, HP
  36. H.H. Visits Amravati and Aurangabad
  37. Shravasti Retreat
  38. The 800th Maha Parinirvana
  39. ShravastiVipassana Retreat in NewYork
  40. Teaching Webcast Announcement
  41. His Holiness Arrives Taipei, Taiwan
  42. DrikungMonkeyYear Teaching in Nepal
  43. 2nd Permaculture Design Workshop
  44. Collaboration and Diversity
  45. Winter Teaching Announcement
  46. Second GSBC Assembly 2016
  47. Ganga Cleansing and World Peace Prayer
  48. The 3rd World Mountain Forum
  49. MonkeyYearTeaching in Germany 2016
  50. His Holiness Visits Russia and Mongolia
  51. HH Second Visits to Ladakh 2016
  52. Taiwan Teaching Announcement
  53. HH Dharma Tour to Malaysia 2016
  54. HH Dharma Tour to Singapore 2016
  55. His Holiness Visits Ladakh 2016
  56. Important Message
  57. HH Dharma Tour to US 2016
  58. Announcement
  59. South-East Asia Tour
  60. An Important Appeal
  61. Holiness Message on World Earth Day
  62. Announcement
  63. His Holiness will be in Escondido, CA
  64. Important Notice
  65. His Holiness will be in San Francisco, CA
  66. His Holiness will be In Tucson, Arizona
  67. Translator Program Announcement
  68. Profound Monkey Year Teaching in USA
  69. His Holiness will Give the Shitro Empowerment in San Jose, CA
  70. World Culture Festival and the 35th Anniversary of Art of Living
  71. His Holiness Will Visit to Singapore
  72. His Holiness Will Visit to Michigan, U.S.A.
  73. The Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016
  74. HH Visits Bodhgaya As a Chief Guest
  75. Webcast Announcement
  76. Teaching Announcement
  77. His Holiness Visits Taiwan 2015
  78. Great Shravasti Buddhist Cultural Assembly 2015
  79. His Holiness visits Bhutan 2015
  80. Announcement of Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016!
  81. 2015, News From Samtenling Nunnery
  82. HH visits the Golden Temple at Tam Dao mountain, Vietnam
  83. His Holiness visits Vietnam
  84. His Holiness visits Drikung Dharma Surya, Washington DC
  85. His Holiness Visits San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California
  86. His Holiness Visits Florida and Escondido
  87. HH Visits Karmapa Sha Mar-Nag Shrine in Manhattan, New York
  88. His Holiness visits Vermont and Rochester, USA
  89. His Holiness 70th Birthday Celebration
  90. Online Registration Open for the Great Shravasti Event 2015
  91. Announcement of HH Dharma tour to Taiwan
  92. His Holiness visits Hungary, Chicago and Maryland
  93. H.H. Drikung Kyabgön Chungtsang was Elected the ninth Vice President
  94. His Holiness visits Drikung Rinchen Choling
  95. His Holiness visits Mexico
  96. His Holiness visits Peru 2015
  97. HH Visits Urban Dharma North Carolina
  98. Let's Help Nepal
  99. HH Honoured as United Nations Mountain Partnership Ambassador
  100. HH Visits Drikung Dharma Surya Centre
  101. Drikung Kagyu Art in USA
  102. Dharma Activities in Switzerland 2015
  103. HH Inaugurates Mani Temple
  104. Announcement
  105. The Sheep Year Lapchi Pilgrimage
  106. His Holiness visits Shravasti
  107. Recent Activities in Ladakh
  108. Inauguration of Ice Stupa in Ladakh
  109. The Great Winter Teaching 2015!
  110. Kalachakra in Peru 2015!
  111. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  112. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  113. News From Kagyu College
  114. Announcement of The Drikung Phowa Chenmo in Switzerland
  115. News From D.K. Samtenling Nunnery
  116. His Holiness in Taipei, Taiwan
  117. Ice Stupa Project launch in Jammu
  118. Nepal 2014
  119. Meeting Announcement 2015
  120. His Holiness visits Nepal 2014
  121. His Holiness in Bhutan 2014
  122. His Holiness visits lower region of Ladakh
  123. Announcement of HH Pilgrimage to Peru 2015
  124. Go Green & Go Organic Phase II
  125. His Holiness visits the Boltic States
  126. Winter Teaching Announcement 2015
  127. His Holiness visits Europe part II
  128. His Holiness visits Europe part I
  129. His Holiness visits Singapore
  130. Inauguration of Go Green & Go Organic, Jangthang, Ladhak
  131. News from Kagyu College, April 2014
  132. Go Green & Go Organic
  133. His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang in Himachal Pradesh
  134. His Holiness the 12th Gyalwang Drukpa arrived in Dehradun
  135. Workshop on the empowerment of nuns
  136. Spring teachings successfully completed
  137. Tibetan New Year celebration with His Holiness at Jangchubling, Dehra Dun, India
  138. Drikung Kagyu International Council warmly receives His Holiness, New York
  139. His Holiness visits Rubin Museum, New York, USA
  140. His Holiness visits Asia Society, New York
  141. The Opening of Milarepa Retreat Centre, New Zealand
  142. Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Sravasti Stupa Project
  143. His Holiness visits Rangjung Yeshi Institute in Boudha, Nepal
  144. His Holiness visits Rinchenpalri Monastery, Nepal
  145. His Holiness visits Nepal
  146. News from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  147. Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang returns to Jangchubling
  148. His Holiness visits Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Choglamsar, Ladakh
  149. News from Kagyu College
  150. His Holiness Speaks to the Drukpa Council at Hemis Monastery
  151. His Holiness Visits Shara, Ladakh
  152. His Holiness Visits Sharchukhul Monastery in Jangthang
  153. The Shravasti Project
  154. Mandala Offering for His Holiness
  155. Inauguration of Hevajra Temple at Phyang Monastery
  156. Annual Football Cup at His Holiness’ Birthday
  157. His Holiness Visits Rock Art Site and the Land of the Aryans
  158. Plans for New Nunnery at Takmachik
  159. Snake Year Teachings Successfully Completed
  160. The Snake Year Teachings at Lamayuru Have Started
  161. Anniversary of Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön's Parinirvana
  162. His Holiness Arrives in Ladakh
  163. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang visits Nepal
  164. Celebration of Buddha Jayanti
  165. First Three-Year Retreat of the Drikung Kagyu Tradition in Europe
  166. His Holiness receives Sakyamuni Buddha International Award
  167. Mini Library Opening Ceremony
  168. Green Day at Samtenling Nunnery
  169. Long Life Mandala Offering for His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
  170. The Extensive Long Life Mandala Offering Puja has commenced on 15th February 2013
  171. Losar - The Tibetan New Year
  172. Gonpo Tordog Puja for the well being of His Holiness
  173. His Holiness Handed Keys of Milarepa Retreat Center
  174. The Tibetan Government in Exile Presents Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  175. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Gongchig Seminar Report
  176. Long Life Puja and Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  177. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Final Week
  178. The Tibetan Government in Exile to present Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  179. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Eighth Week
  180. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Seventh Week
  181. Glimpse of The GREAT SHRAVASTI CENTRE
  182. Gongchig Seminar at Kagyu College
  183. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Sixth Week
  184. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Fifth Week
  185. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Third and Fourth Weeks
  186. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Second Week
  187. Tibetan New Year and Prize Ceremony
  188. Science Workshop at Songtsen Library
  189. Empowerments by His Holiness and Publication of Precious Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön Texts
  190. Drikung Lineage Thangkas
  191. His Holiness at the Journey of Mani Event in Malaysia
  192. Inauguration of the Milarepa Retreat Center
  193. Football Birthday Cup in Honor of His Holiness
  194. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: First Week
  195. Report from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  196. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang's Birthday Celebration
  197. The Gongchig Teachings Have Started
  198. World Peace Prayer at Jangchubling Monastery
  199. Update on the Gongchig Winter Teachings
  200. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama visits Drikung Kagyu Institute
  201. The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Urgyen Trinley Dorje visits Dehradun
  202. Greetings from Kagyu College
  203. 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