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Karmapa’s message on the train accident in Uttar Pradesh

November 20, 2016

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, gives this message concerning the recent train accident in Uttar Pradesh, northern India.

Letter from Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, on the train accident in Uttar Pradesh

A full transcript of the text follows:

Dear Dharma friends
Earlier today, a train derailed in Uttar Pradesh, leaving scores of fatalities, and more than a hundred people injured.

Let us use this moment to pray for all of the victims, and all of those affected by this disaster, and all tragedies across the world.

With prayers
Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa