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. His Holiness visits Indonesia
  2. Winter Teaching in Dehradun 2019
  3. New Website Launched for Drikung Kagyu Translation Projects
  4. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part II
  5. Gyalwa Drikungpa visits Vietnam Part I
  6. Drikung Center Opening in Malaysia
  7. Great Shravasti Buddhist Centre Inaugurated
  8. Great Shravasti Opening Ceremony
  9. Plantation Program in Dehradun.
  10. Global Mentor Award for Holiness
  11. H.H Visits Holy Bank of Ganga, Rishikesh
  12. H.H Join Doubling Farmers income in Ladakh by 2022
  13. H.H Visits Drokyul, Leh Ladakh
  14. Conference in CIBS Leh, Ladakh 2018
  15. H.H Attends Buddha Jayanti in New Delhi
  16. H.H Lead World Earth Day 22nd April 2018.
  17. His Holiness Visits Shayog Leh, Ladakh
  18. His Holiness Visits Sikkim 2018
  19. Announcement of 800+
  20. His Holiness Visits Bangladesh 2018
  21. His Holiness Visits Daramshala 2018
  22. Announcement of Hevajra Drupchen
  23. H.H. visits South America
  24. H.H. attends Global Mountain Partnership Meeting, Italy.
  25. H.H. meets with the President of India.
  26. The Commemoratio of 800th Maha Parinirvana of Lord Jigten Sumgon.
  27. H.H. visits Amity University
  28. His Holiness Visits Leh-Ladakh
  29. His Holiness Visits Burma 2017
  30. H.H. Consecrates Drikung Samtenling, Durban South Africa
  31. H.H. visits Bhutan
  32. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program,2017,Part II
  33. H.H. Dharma Tour & Environmental Program 2017, Part I
  34. Green Festival in Ladakh
  35. Ice Dripping Project
  36. His Holiness Visits Nalanda University
  37. His Holiness Visited Tsopema, HP
  38. H.H. Visits Amravati and Aurangabad
  39. Shravasti Retreat
  40. The 800th Maha Parinirvana
  41. ShravastiVipassana Retreat in NewYork
  42. Teaching Webcast Announcement
  43. His Holiness Arrives Taipei, Taiwan
  44. DrikungMonkeyYear Teaching in Nepal
  45. 2nd Permaculture Design Workshop
  46. Collaboration and Diversity
  47. Winter Teaching Announcement
  48. Second GSBC Assembly 2016
  49. Ganga Cleansing and World Peace Prayer
  50. The 3rd World Mountain Forum
  51. MonkeyYearTeaching in Germany 2016
  52. His Holiness Visits Russia and Mongolia
  53. HH Second Visits to Ladakh 2016
  54. Taiwan Teaching Announcement
  55. HH Dharma Tour to Malaysia 2016
  56. HH Dharma Tour to Singapore 2016
  57. His Holiness Visits Ladakh 2016
  58. Important Message
  59. HH Dharma Tour to US 2016
  60. Announcement
  61. South-East Asia Tour
  62. An Important Appeal
  63. Holiness Message on World Earth Day
  64. Announcement
  65. His Holiness will be in Escondido, CA
  66. Important Notice
  67. His Holiness will be in San Francisco, CA
  68. His Holiness will be In Tucson, Arizona
  69. Translator Program Announcement
  70. Profound Monkey Year Teaching in USA
  71. His Holiness will Give the Shitro Empowerment in San Jose, CA
  72. World Culture Festival and the 35th Anniversary of Art of Living
  73. His Holiness Will Visit to Singapore
  74. His Holiness Will Visit to Michigan, U.S.A.
  75. The Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016
  76. HH Visits Bodhgaya As a Chief Guest
  77. Webcast Announcement
  78. Teaching Announcement
  79. His Holiness Visits Taiwan 2015
  80. Great Shravasti Buddhist Cultural Assembly 2015
  81. His Holiness visits Bhutan 2015
  82. Announcement of Great Monkey Year Teaching 2016!
  83. 2015, News From Samtenling Nunnery
  84. HH visits the Golden Temple at Tam Dao mountain, Vietnam
  85. His Holiness visits Vietnam
  86. His Holiness visits Drikung Dharma Surya, Washington DC
  87. His Holiness Visits San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California
  88. His Holiness Visits Florida and Escondido
  89. HH Visits Karmapa Sha Mar-Nag Shrine in Manhattan, New York
  90. His Holiness visits Vermont and Rochester, USA
  91. His Holiness 70th Birthday Celebration
  92. Online Registration Open for the Great Shravasti Event 2015
  93. Announcement of HH Dharma tour to Taiwan
  94. His Holiness visits Hungary, Chicago and Maryland
  95. H.H. Drikung Kyabgön Chungtsang was Elected the ninth Vice President
  96. His Holiness visits Drikung Rinchen Choling
  97. His Holiness visits Mexico
  98. His Holiness visits Peru 2015
  99. HH Visits Urban Dharma North Carolina
  100. Let's Help Nepal
  101. HH Honoured as United Nations Mountain Partnership Ambassador
  102. HH Visits Drikung Dharma Surya Centre
  103. Drikung Kagyu Art in USA
  104. Dharma Activities in Switzerland 2015
  105. HH Inaugurates Mani Temple
  106. Announcement
  107. The Sheep Year Lapchi Pilgrimage
  108. His Holiness visits Shravasti
  109. Recent Activities in Ladakh
  110. Inauguration of Ice Stupa in Ladakh
  111. The Great Winter Teaching 2015!
  112. Kalachakra in Peru 2015!
  113. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  114. Losar-The Tibetan New Year 2015!
  115. News From Kagyu College
  116. Announcement of The Drikung Phowa Chenmo in Switzerland
  117. News From D.K. Samtenling Nunnery
  118. His Holiness in Taipei, Taiwan
  119. Ice Stupa Project launch in Jammu
  120. Nepal 2014
  121. Meeting Announcement 2015
  122. His Holiness visits Nepal 2014
  123. His Holiness in Bhutan 2014
  124. His Holiness visits lower region of Ladakh
  125. Announcement of HH Pilgrimage to Peru 2015
  126. Go Green & Go Organic Phase II
  127. His Holiness visits the Boltic States
  128. Winter Teaching Announcement 2015
  129. His Holiness visits Europe part II
  130. His Holiness visits Europe part I
  131. His Holiness visits Singapore
  132. Inauguration of Go Green & Go Organic, Jangthang, Ladhak
  133. News from Kagyu College, April 2014
  134. Go Green & Go Organic
  135. His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang in Himachal Pradesh
  136. His Holiness the 12th Gyalwang Drukpa arrived in Dehradun
  137. Workshop on the empowerment of nuns
  138. Spring teachings successfully completed
  139. Tibetan New Year celebration with His Holiness at Jangchubling, Dehra Dun, India
  140. Drikung Kagyu International Council warmly receives His Holiness, New York
  141. His Holiness visits Rubin Museum, New York, USA
  142. His Holiness visits Asia Society, New York
  143. The Opening of Milarepa Retreat Centre, New Zealand
  144. Ground Breaking Ceremony of the Sravasti Stupa Project
  145. His Holiness visits Rangjung Yeshi Institute in Boudha, Nepal
  146. His Holiness visits Rinchenpalri Monastery, Nepal
  147. His Holiness visits Nepal
  148. News from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  149. Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang returns to Jangchubling
  150. His Holiness visits Central Institute of Buddhist Studies, Choglamsar, Ladakh
  151. News from Kagyu College
  152. His Holiness Speaks to the Drukpa Council at Hemis Monastery
  153. His Holiness Visits Shara, Ladakh
  154. His Holiness Visits Sharchukhul Monastery in Jangthang
  155. The Shravasti Project
  156. Mandala Offering for His Holiness
  157. Inauguration of Hevajra Temple at Phyang Monastery
  158. Annual Football Cup at His Holiness’ Birthday
  159. His Holiness Visits Rock Art Site and the Land of the Aryans
  160. Plans for New Nunnery at Takmachik
  161. Snake Year Teachings Successfully Completed
  162. The Snake Year Teachings at Lamayuru Have Started
  163. Anniversary of Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön's Parinirvana
  164. His Holiness Arrives in Ladakh
  165. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chungtsang visits Nepal
  166. Celebration of Buddha Jayanti
  167. First Three-Year Retreat of the Drikung Kagyu Tradition in Europe
  168. His Holiness receives Sakyamuni Buddha International Award
  169. Mini Library Opening Ceremony
  170. Green Day at Samtenling Nunnery
  171. Long Life Mandala Offering for His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang
  172. The Extensive Long Life Mandala Offering Puja has commenced on 15th February 2013
  173. Losar - The Tibetan New Year
  174. Gonpo Tordog Puja for the well being of His Holiness
  175. His Holiness Handed Keys of Milarepa Retreat Center
  176. The Tibetan Government in Exile Presents Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  177. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Gongchig Seminar Report
  178. Long Life Puja and Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  179. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Final Week
  180. The Tibetan Government in Exile to present Mandala Offering to His Holiness
  181. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Eighth Week
  182. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Seventh Week
  183. Glimpse of The GREAT SHRAVASTI CENTRE
  184. Gongchig Seminar at Kagyu College
  185. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Sixth Week
  186. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Fifth Week
  187. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Third and Fourth Weeks
  188. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: Second Week
  189. Tibetan New Year and Prize Ceremony
  190. Science Workshop at Songtsen Library
  191. Empowerments by His Holiness and Publication of Precious Kyobpa Jigten Sumgön Texts
  192. Drikung Lineage Thangkas
  193. His Holiness at the Journey of Mani Event in Malaysia
  194. Inauguration of the Milarepa Retreat Center
  195. Football Birthday Cup in Honor of His Holiness
  196. Gongchig Teachings at Drikung Kagyu Institute: First Week
  197. Report from Drikung Kagyu Samtenling Nunnery
  198. His Holiness the Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang's Birthday Celebration
  199. The Gongchig Teachings Have Started
  200. World Peace Prayer at Jangchubling Monastery
  201. Update on the Gongchig Winter Teachings
  202. His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama visits Drikung Kagyu Institute
  203. The 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Urgyen Trinley Dorje visits Dehradun
  204. Greetings from Kagyu College
  205. 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