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