Compassion Now! New free eBook by Gyalwang Karmapa on

COMPASSION NOW! Compassion is the root of all Buddhist practices, but too often compassionate feeling is left inactive. Compassion NOW! (published in print in 2011 by KTD Publications) exhorts us to translate compassionate feeling into positive action in the world. From a teaching given in India in 2010, the Seventeenth Gyalwang Karmapa asserts that […]

New publication on Dharma Ebooks: The Karma Kamtsang Preliminary Practices

This was posted on the Dharma Ebooks facebook page today: THE CHARIOT THAT TRAVELS THE NOBLE PATH The Karma Kamtsang Preliminary Practices སྒྲུབ་བརྒྱུད་རིན་པོ་ཆེའི་ཕྲེང་བ་ཀརྨ་ཀཾ་ཚང་རྟོགས་པའི་དོན་རྒྱུད་ལས་བྱུང་བའི་གསུང་དྲི་མ་མེད་པ་རྣམས་བཀོད་ནས་ཞལ་འདོན་རྒྱུན་ཁྱེར་གྱི་རིམ་པ་འཕགས་ལམ་འགྲོད་པའི་ཤིང་རྟ། The Chariot that Travels the Noble Path is the standard practice text for the mahamudra preliminaries in the Karma Kamtsang tradition, composed by the Ninth Gyalwang Karmapa, Wangchuk Dorje. Presented […]

Goshir Gyaltsab Rinpoche ~ Seven Points of Mind Training (Tibetan/English) – Bodhgaya, January 2019

As the videos of Goshir Gyaltsab Rinpoche’s teaching on the Seven Points of Mind Training (Tibetan/English) in Bodhgaya during the Kagyu Monlam have been only published with Tibetan titles and are for that matter for us who don’t understand Tibetan difficult to find I created a youtube playlist containing the four videos: These videos […]

Gyalwang Karmapa: Ngondro for our current day

A Short Ngondro Practice and Its Instructions by the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa In response to the needs of his international Dharma students, the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje compiled this condensed practice text especially for those who wish to complete their preliminary practices in the context of busy work lives. This practice text […]

Gyalwang Karmapa’s Address to the 36th Kagyu Monlam A full transcript of the address from His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa to the 36th Kagyu Monlam can be found on

Nurturing Compassion – Official Trailer

(now even with the link included 😉 ) New film about Gyalwang Karmapa

Pre-Monlam Teachings – Live Webcast

Find the detailed schedule of the webcast of the Pre-Monlam teaching from Bodhgaya here: The first teaching session can be watched here:, for the other sessions either check on or directly on youtube: January 9, Day 1 8:00 – 9:30 am • Vajradhara Lineage Prayer ( 272, 255 ) • Mandala […]

A Collection of Commentaries on the Four-Session Guru Yoga

New on A Collection of Commentaries on the Four-Session Guru Yoga. This edition includes a new commentary: Key Points and Main Topics of the Visualizations for the Four-Session Guru Yoga by Karmay Khenchen Rinchen Dargye (if I am not confused which I normally am …)

Annoucement regarding Pre-Monlam Teaching in Bodhgaya

The following was posted on the official Kagyu Monlam facebook page today: BREAKING NEWS: PRE-MONLAM TEACHINGS ANNOUNCED HE Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche will teach on Tilopa’s GANGES MAHAMUDRA. The text for this teaching is available for download on