Visits to Kagyu Centres




After teachings in Toronto, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, began touring Buddhist centres in Eastern Canada.  On June 7th, the Gyalwang Karmapa visited the seat of Kenting Tai Situ Rinpoche, Palpung Yeshe Chokhor, in Halton, Ontario.  Here, His Holiness accepted a body-speech-mind offering from the centre’s director and resident monk, Lama Karma Phuntsok.  After which, His Holiness enjoyed dinner with students and the abbot.

The following day, at 11:30AM, June 8, 2017, His Holiness paid a visit to Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche’s seat, Karma Tekchen Zabsal Ling, at Aurora, Ontario.  The Karmapa was warmly received by students and the abbot of the centre, Lama Tashi Dondup, starting with speech and a body-speech-mind offering.  His  Holiness also shared lunch with the sangha, over which he expressed joy in being able to pay such a visit.

The destination after lunch was the Great Compassion Bodhi Prajna Buddhist Temple, where the Gyalwang Karmapa performed a blessing ceremony before concluding the day’s schedule.

For information on the Buddhist centres, please visit:
Palpung Yeshe Chokhor
Karma Tekchen Zabsal Ling
Great Compassion Bodhi Prajna Temple



http://www.karmapacanada.org/2017/06/visits-to-kagyu-centres-2/

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Karmapa Said He Left a Message When He Escaped Tibet in 1999 - Voice of America

Reception with HRH the Prince of Wales; Tour of English Countryside

The Voice of America Interviews the Gyalwang Karmapa

Tibet's Next Leader Warns How Apathy Can Kill - OZY

Process Underway to Lift Restrictions on Karmapa’s Visit in Sikkim: Rijiju - Northeast Today

The Bieber of Buddhism comes to Parkdale - NOW Magazine

The Gyalwang Karmapa Speaks of HH Dalai Lama’s Birthday

Lt. Governor Welcomes His Holiness the Karmapa to Washington State -Waltgov

His Holiness concludes his first visit to Canada by greatly delighting Vancouver - Karma Changchub Ling

THE KARMAPA GREETS THE WORLD - Asian Affairs