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