The Torma Film’s graphic designer, Louise Light has recently created a grand new website with May Lein Ho, the Founder of a new non-profit called “Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche Loving Kindness and Compassion International.” This non-profit was set up to “provide support to Karma Triyana Dharmachakra… Continue Reading “Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche Loving Kindness and Compassion International”
“Dear Friends, Many of you have written to express your support for His Holiness the Karmapa at this time when such wild accusations are being leveled against him. Your support is greatly appreciated and warmly felt here. We know that you would like to… Continue Reading “A message from Dharamsala, from Karma Chungyalpa, the spokesperson for H.H. Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje”
From “An Interview with the Gyalwang Karmapa, November 29th, 2010” posted on the Kagyu Monlam website (www.kagyumonlam.org): Q. What are the designs and themes of the butter sculptures this year? This year they are in connection with the Karmapa 900 commemoration, thus in the… Continue Reading “The 28th Kagyu Monlam Butter Sculptures”
Another lovely short film from Karmapaweb:
Here is an excerpt from a talk given by the Gyalwang Karmapa in Bodhgaya in 2009 where he discussed the tormas: “Also, we have expanded a number of the features of the site where we are holding the twenty-sixth Kagyu Monlam, including the main gates… Continue Reading “The tormas created for the 26th Kagyu Monlam commemorate the great masters of all four lineages”
Here are some great photos of His Holiness and Kagyu Rinpoches taken at the Kagyu Monlam Chenmo in 2009, while we were filming there. These photos were taken by cinematographer Ko Jung-Fa.