Post Tagged with: "Karmapa"

Sikkim devotees eye welcoming Karmapa in July

June 20, 2018 3:35 am0 comments
Sikkim devotees eye welcoming Karmapa in July

(TibetanReview.net, Jun18, 2018) – The Buddhist community of the northeastern Indian border state of Sikkim has ended on Jun 16 a 707-day relay hunger strike following an assurance by Union Home Minister Mr Rajnath Singh that the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje would be allowed to visit and move […]

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New Delhi permits Karmapa to visit Sikkim, but not Rumtek

April 1, 2018 11:31 pm0 comments
New Delhi permits Karmapa to visit Sikkim, but not Rumtek

(TibetanReview.net, Mar31, 2018) – More than 18 years after his dramatic appearance in Dharamshala, India, following his escape from Chinese ruled Tibet, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje is finally permitted to visit Sikkim, the northeastern border state which is home to his principal exile monastery of Rumtek. However, it […]

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Sikkim again urges New Delhi to allow Karmapa visit

March 22, 2018 11:12 pm1 comment
Sikkim again urges New Delhi to allow Karmapa visit

(TibetanReview.net, Mar22, 2018) – Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling of Sikkim has said Mar 20 that he had written to India’s External Affairs Minister Ms Sushma Swaraj, seeking permission for the 17th Karmapa’s Ogyen Trinley Dorje to visit the state whose capital Gangtok is home to his exile seat monastery […]

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