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Day Five, 4th Khoryug Conference

Posted on June 11th, 2012, by

4th Khoryug Conference Day Five Report 9th June, 2012 Monks and nuns gathered with great anticipation early in the morning to visit a brand new old people’s home that has been recently completed nearby at Bagli. Designed by Didi Contractor, a well known eco-architect, the adobe building is constructed entirely with eco-friendly...

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Day Four, 4th Khoryug Conference

Posted on June 11th, 2012, by

4th Khoryug Conference Day Four Report 8th June 2012 On the morning of Day Four, the conference fully transitioned into strategy building. The presentations were focused on kinds of strategies: emergency responses to earthquakes and fires, long term preparedness plans for disasters such as floods and droughts, and basic guidelines to...

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Day Three, 4th Khoryug Conference

Posted on June 10th, 2012, by

4th Khoryug Conference Day Three Report June 7th, 2012 In the morning of Day Three, the trainers brought the issues of biodiversity, climate change, and natural disasters to the local level so that the monastic representatives could see how these issues affect them directly and how they could prepare in advance to minimize the negative...

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Day Two, 4th Khoryug Conference

Posted on June 9th, 2012, by

4th Khoryug Conference June 6th, 2012 Day Two Report Day Two began with a science tutorial for the gathered monks and nuns on different biological cycles such as the carbon cycle, the nitrogen cycle, and the water cycle. Dekila Chungyalpa, the conference facilitator, explained that in such a complex system, the depletion or...

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Day One, 4th Khoryug Conference

Posted on June 8th, 2012, by

4th Khoryug Conference on Environmental Protection for Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries, Nunneries and Dharma Centres Day One Report 5th June, 2012 Given the focus of this year’s conference, it seemed appropriate that, as the delegates gathered in the grounds of the Norbulingka Institute to await the arrival of His Holiness the 17th...

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4th Khoryug Conference – Press Statement

Posted on June 7th, 2012, by

World Environment Day, June 5th 2012 4th Conference on Environmental Protection for Khoryug Monasteries PRESS STATEMENT Celebrating World Environment Day, His Holiness the 17th Karmapa and the Honorable Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament launched the 4th Khoryug Conference on Environmental Protection for Tibetan Buddhist Monasteries. The...

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4th Khoryug Conference on Biodiversity, Climate Change, and Disaster Preparedness

Posted on June 3rd, 2012, by

རང་བྱུང་ཁོར་ཡུག་སྲུང་སྐྱོབ་ཚོགས་ཐེངས་བཞི་པ། ས་གནས། རྡ་ས་། དུས་ཚོད། སྤྱི་ལོ་ ༢༠༡༢ ཟླ་ ༠༦ ཚེས་ ༥ ནས་ ༩...

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Climate Adaptation & Disaster Management Workshop, Rumtek, Sikkim India

Posted on May 16th, 2012, by

Climate Adaptation & Disaster Management Workshop

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Kagyu Nalanda Environment Campaign

Posted on January 30th, 2012, by

These photoes are related to Kagyu Nalanda Environment Campaign did at Bylakuppe His Holiness Dalai Lama Palace on 10th Dec2011 Nobel peace prize day . These photoes are related to Kagyu Nalanda Environment Campaign did at Bylakuppe His Holiness Dalai Lama Palace on 10th Dec2011 Nobel peace prize day .

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Khoryug will organize clean up and environmental education during Kalachakra

Posted on December 30th, 2011, by

KHORYUG is pleased to announce that we will take up clean up and environmental education responsibilities during the 32nd Kalachakra initiation at Bodh Gaya from December 31 to January 12, 2012 as per the instructions of His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa. His Holiness the Karmapa said, “carrying out activities to benefit the earth...

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