November 2010 Archive

HH’s message to the next generation

Posted on November 22nd, 2010, by

His Holiness gives a message to the next generation. This message from His Holiness was recorded on October 26th as part of the Feather Project. The Feather Project asks the following question to moral and spiritual leaders: Based on your life experience, what lesson would you like to share with the next generation?” For more...

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Six new monasteries join Khoryug

Posted on November 20th, 2010, by

6 new monasteries have joined Khoryug! The third Khoryug Conference was attended by 6 new monasteries. • Jang Tanagon, South India • Jonang Monastery, Nepal • Karma Thubten Chokhor Ling Monastery , Mahey – Ladakh • Rigpe Dorje Institute , Lava – West Bengal • Samdrub Darjay Choling, Sonada – West Bengal • Thusam...

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Day Three of Khoryug Conference

Posted on November 19th, 2010, by

Day Three of Khoryug Conference The morning of Day Three consisted of overview on the next steps for Khoryug, including large joint projects that will be carried out in the next few months. Given that the majority of Khoryug monasteries faced difficulties in implementing waste management, especially due to the lack of recycling...

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Day Two of Khoryug Conference

Posted on November 15th, 2010, by

November 15, 2010 Day Two focused on providing training on project management to the attending Khoryug monasteries and nunneries. The training was given by Dr. Sarala Khaling from WWF Nepal, and Dekila Chungyalpa from WWF US. This consisted of sessions on: – Project design (including implementation planning) – Monitoring...

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First Day of Third Khoryug Conference!

Posted on November 14th, 2010, by

November 14, 2010 The conference was hosted by Kagyu Nalanda Institute, Karma Rinpoche’s monastery. It began with an update of current trends for biodiversity, and global environmental conditions. There was a short overview on previous environmental training including that of the earth’s biological cycle. ___________ The...

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Third Khoryug Conference to be held in Bylakuppe, South India

Posted on November 13th, 2010, by

Third Khoryug Conference to be held in Bylakuppe, South India The third Khoryug Conference will begin on the 14th of November and end the 16th of November, 2010 in Bylakuppe, Mysore. The conference is hosted by Kagyu Nalanda Institute, the monastery of Venerable Karma Tulku Rinpoche, and will be attended by 31 monasteries and 7 nunneries...

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