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. Winter Teaching in Dehradun 2019
  2. New Website Launched for Drikung Kagyu Translation Projects
  3. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part II
  4. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part I
  5. Drikung Center Opening in Malaysia
  6. Great Shravasti Buddhist Centre Inaugurated
  7. Great Shravasti Opening Ceremony
  8. Plantation Program in Dehradun.
  9. Global Mentor Award for Holiness
  10. H.H Visits Holy Bank of Ganga, Rishikesh
  11. H.H Join Doubling Farmers income in Ladakh by 2022
  12. H.H Visits Drokyul, Leh Ladakh
  13. Conference in CIBS Leh, Ladakh 2018
  14. H.H Attends Buddha Jayanti in New Delhi
  15. H.H Lead World Earth Day 22nd April 2018.
  16. His Holiness Visits Shayog Leh, Ladakh
  17. His Holiness Visits Sikkim 2018
  18. Announcement of 800+
  19. His Holiness Visits Bangladesh 2018
  20. His Holiness Visits Daramshala 2018
  21. Announcement of Hevajra Drupchen
  22. H.H. visits South America
  23. H.H. attends Global Mountain Partnership Meeting, Italy.
  24. H.H. meets with the President of India.
  25. The Commemoratio of 800th Maha Parinirvana of Lord Jigten Sumgon.
  26. H.H. visits Amity University
  27. His Holiness Visits Leh-Ladakh
  28. His Holiness Visits Burma 2017
  29. H.H. Consecrates Drikung Samtenling, Durban South Africa
  30. H.H. visits Bhutan
  31. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program,2017,Part II
  32. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program 2017, Part I
  33. Green Festival in Ladakh
  34. Ice Dripping Project
  35. His Holiness Visits Nalanda University
  36. His Holiness Visited Tsopema, HP
  37. H.H. Visits Amravati and Aurangabad
  38. Shravasti Retreat
  39. The 800th Maha Parinirvana
  40. ShravastiVipassana Retreat in NewYork
  41. Teaching Webcast Announcement
  42. His Holiness Arrives Taipei, Taiwan
  43. DrikungMonkeyYear Teaching in Nepal
  44. 2nd Permaculture Design Workshop
  45. Collaboration and Diversity
  46. Winter Teaching Announcement
  47. Second GSBC Assembly 2016
  48. Ganga Cleansing and World Peace Prayer
  49. The 3rd World Mountain Forum
  50. MonkeyYearTeaching in Germany 2016
  51. His Holiness Visits Russia and Mongolia
  52. HH Second Visits to Ladakh 2016
  53. Taiwan Teaching Announcement
  54. HH Dharma Tour to Malaysia 2016
  55. HH Dharma Tour to Singapore 2016
  56. His Holiness Visits Ladakh 2016
  57. Important Message
  58. HH Dharma Tour to US 2016
  59. Announcement
  60. South-East Asia Tour
  61. An Important Appeal
  62. Holiness Message on World Earth Day
  63. Announcement
  64. His Holiness will be in Escondido, CA
  65. Important Notice
  66. His Holiness will be in San Francisco, CA
  67. His Holiness will be In Tucson, Arizona
  68. Translator Program Announcement
  69. Profound Monkey Year Teaching in USA
  70. His Holiness will Give the Shitro Empowerment in San Jose, CA
  71. World Culture Festival and the 35th Anniversary of Art of Living
  72. His Holiness Will Visit to Singapore
  73. His Holiness Will Visit to Michigan, U.S.A.
  74. The Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016
  75. HH Visits Bodhgaya As a Chief Guest
  76. Webcast Announcement
  77. Teaching Announcement
  78. His Holiness Visits Taiwan 2015
  79. Great Shravasti Buddhist Cultural Assembly 2015
  80. His Holiness visits Bhutan 2015
  81. Announcement of Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016!
  82. 2015, News From Samtenling Nunnery
  83. HH visits the Golden Temple at Tam Dao mountain, Vietnam
  84. His Holiness visits Vietnam
  85. His Holiness visits Drikung Dharma Surya, Washington DC
  86. His Holiness Visits San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California
  87. His Holiness Visits Florida and Escondido
  88. HH Visits Karmapa Sha Mar-Nag Shrine in Manhattan, New York
  89. His Holiness visits Vermont and Rochester, USA
  90. His Holiness 70th Birthday Celebration
  91. Online Registration Open for the Great Shravasti Event 2015
  92. Announcement of HH Dharma tour to Taiwan
  93. His Holiness visits Hungary, Chicago and Maryland
  94. H.H. Drikung Kyabgön Chungtsang was Elected the ninth Vice President
  95. His Holiness visits Drikung Rinchen Choling
  96. His Holiness visits Mexico
  97. His Holiness visits Peru 2015
  98. HH Visits Urban Dharma North Carolina
  99. Let's Help Nepal
  100. HH Honoured as United Nations Mountain Partnership Ambassador
  101. HH Visits Drikung Dharma Surya Centre
  102. Drikung Kagyu Art in USA
  103. Dharma Activities in Switzerland 2015
  104. HH Inaugurates Mani Temple
  105. Announcement
  106. The Sheep Year Lapchi Pilgrimage
  107. His Holiness visits Shravasti
  108. Recent Activities in Ladakh
  109. Inauguration of Ice Stupa in Ladakh
  110. The Great Winter Teaching 2015!
  111. Kalachakra in Peru 2015!
  112. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  113. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  114. News From Kagyu College
  115. Announcement of The Drikung Phowa Chenmo in Switzerland
  116. News From D.K. Samtenling Nunnery
  117. His Holiness in Taipei, Taiwan
  118. Ice Stupa Project launch in Jammu
  119. Nepal 2014
  120. Meeting Announcement 2015
  121. His Holiness visits Nepal 2014
  122. His Holiness in Bhutan 2014
  123. His Holiness visits lower region of Ladakh
  124. Announcement of HH Pilgrimage to Peru 2015
  125. Go Green & Go Organic Phase II
  126. His Holiness visits the Boltic States
  127. Winter Teaching Announcement 2015
  128. His Holiness visits Europe part II
  129. His Holiness visits Europe part I
  130. His Holiness visits Singapore
  131. Inauguration of Go Green & Go Organic, Jangthang, Ladhak
  132. News from Kagyu College, April 2014
  133. Go Green & Go Organic
  134. His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang in Himachal Pradesh
  135. His Holiness the 12th Gyalwang Drukpa arrived in Dehradun
  136. Workshop on the empowerment of nuns
  137. Spring teachings successfully completed
  138. Tibetan New Year celebration with His Holiness at Jangchubling, Dehra Dun, India
  139. Drikung Kagyu International Council warmly receives His Holiness, New York
  140. His Holiness visits Rubin Museum, New York, USA
  141. His Holiness visits Asia Society, New York
  142. The Opening of Milarepa Retreat Centre, New Zealand
  143. Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Sravasti Stupa Project
  144. His Holiness visits Rangjung Yeshi Institute in Boudha, Nepal
  145. His Holiness visits Rinchenpalri Monastery, Nepal
  146. His Holiness visits Nepal
  147. News from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  148. Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang returns to Jangchubling
  149. His Holiness visits Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Choglamsar, Ladakh
  150. News from Kagyu College
  151. His Holiness Speaks to the Drukpa Council at Hemis Monastery
  152. His Holiness Visits Shara, Ladakh
  153. His Holiness Visits Sharchukhul Monastery in Jangthang
  154. The Shravasti Project
  155. Mandala Offering for His Holiness
  156. Inauguration of Hevajra Temple at Phyang Monastery
  157. Annual Football Cup at His Holiness’ Birthday
  158. His Holiness Visits Rock Art Site and the Land of the Aryans
  159. Plans for New Nunnery at Takmachik
  160. Snake Year Teachings Successfully Completed
  161. The Snake Year Teachings at Lamayuru Have Started
  162. Anniversary of Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön's Parinirvana
  163. His Holiness Arrives in Ladakh
  164. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang visits Nepal
  165. Celebration of Buddha Jayanti
  166. First Three-Year Retreat of the Drikung Kagyu Tradition in Europe
  167. His Holiness receives Sakyamuni Buddha International Award
  168. Mini Library Opening Ceremony
  169. Green Day at Samtenling Nunnery
  170. Long Life Mandala Offering for His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
  171. The Extensive Long Life Mandala Offering Puja has commenced on 15th February 2013
  172. Losar - The Tibetan New Year
  173. Gonpo Tordog Puja for the well being of His Holiness
  174. His Holiness Handed Keys of Milarepa Retreat Center
  175. The Tibetan Government in Exile Presents Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  176. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Gongchig Seminar Report
  177. Long Life Puja and Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  178. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Final Week
  179. The Tibetan Government in Exile to present Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  180. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Eighth Week
  181. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Seventh Week
  182. Glimpse of The GREAT SHRAVASTI CENTRE
  183. Gongchig Seminar at Kagyu College
  184. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Sixth Week
  185. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Fifth Week
  186. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Third and Fourth Weeks
  187. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Second Week
  188. Tibetan New Year and Prize Ceremony
  189. Science Workshop at Songtsen Library
  190. Empowerments by His Holiness and Publication of Precious Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön Texts
  191. Drikung Lineage Thangkas
  192. His Holiness at the Journey of Mani Event in Malaysia
  193. Inauguration of the Milarepa Retreat Center
  194. Football Birthday Cup in Honor of His Holiness
  195. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: First Week
  196. Report from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  197. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang's Birthday Celebration
  198. The Gongchig Teachings Have Started
  199. World Peace Prayer at Jangchubling Monastery
  200. Update on the Gongchig Winter Teachings
  201. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama visits Drikung Kagyu Institute
  202. The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Urgyen Trinley Dorje visits Dehradun
  203. Greetings from Kagyu College
  204. 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