Karmapa Youth Community

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KARMAPA meets with KARMAPA YOUth COMMUNITY 8th June 2014


Youth Event for HH Karmapa concludes first trip to Europe

For a full report read the article here,

otherwise, check out the video below!

Interview with Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche 2013

Vienna, 2013
Special thanks to Nalandabodhi Austria

Question1: From your experience of living in the West, how do you think individuals and sanghas can develop a Western Buddhist culture?
Question 2: How do we bridge the divide between Buddhist sangha culture and mainstream culture in terms of value systems?
Question 3: What about materialism in mainstream culture?
Question 4: People in the West highly value having fun and being happy. Can we bring this drive onto the path?

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