Logo of His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Thaye DorjeThaye Dorje
His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Kagyu Monlam 2017 dates announced

June 19, 2017

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, will once again lead the Kagyu Monlam, the most important gathering of Kagyu teachers and students of the year. This event will be the first public appearance of Karmapa with his wife, Sangyumla Rinchen Yangzom.

The Kagyu Monlam will take place in Bodh Gaya, India, where the historical Buddha Shakyamuni attained enlightenment, from 14-20 December 2017.

For more information about the Kagyu Monlam, see the website kagyumonlamchenmo.org.

Kagyu Monlam in Bodh Gaya with Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, 2015. Photo / Magda Jungowska

Kagyu Monlam in Bodh Gaya with Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, 2015. Photo / Magda Jungowska