Posts tagged “World Environment Day”

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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World Environment Day Activities at Rumtek Monastery

Posted on June 25th, 2010, by

5th June Rumtek Environment Conservation Committee organized a World Environment Day plantation at Rumtek Monastery. A group of monks from Dharma Chakra Centre gathered and planted tree saplings that are naturally found in Sikkim in the mountain sides behind the monastery. Here are some photos from the Plantation Project: Make...

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His Holiness gives a speech on World Environment Day

Posted on June 6th, 2010, by

June 5, 2010 – Dharamsala At 2:30PM, in front of an audience of hundreds, His Holiness gave a public speech on environmental issues, and what we can do to avoid harming the environment. Participating in the event was Gyuto Khen Rinpoche, Lama Omze, and a large audience consisting of those with an interest in environmental...

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World Environment Day from Tsurphu Labrang

Posted on June 7th, 2009, by

World Environment Day, June 5th 2009 For World Environment Day, His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa led a tree planting ceremony on the grounds of Gyuto Tantric University, His Holiness’s temporary home near Dharamsala. Accompanied by the Abbot of Gyuto and other senior Gyuto monks, Gyalwang Karmapa supervised the planting of ten...

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