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His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa

Letter from Karmapa for his Tibetan monasteries

January 31, 2019

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, informs his Tibetan monasteries that they should not celebrate Losar this year, as a mark of respect for Kathok Getse Rinpoche, Head of the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism, who recently passed away.