17th Gyalwa Karmapa"Buddhism is a way of life through which we develop the qualities of our mind.
This way of life is very unusual, as it is a means to attain happiness without harming others.


Online teaching by khenpo Chödrak Tenphel Rinpoche
Saturday, October 17—Sunday, October 18
and Saturday, October 24—Sunday, October 25.
10 a.m to 11:30 a.m


Read more: Understanding Reality: The Four Seals (Continuation) - Complementary Instructions on Emptiness

Programme automneDhagpo’s team is sensitive to the evolution of the health and safety situation in France and continues to adapt the courses and retreats on offer according to the circumstances. We are happy to present you the teaching program from October through December.


Read more: Dhagpo’s New Program: October–December

Information on Dhagpo's alternative ProgramInformation on Dhagpo's alternative Program

From April through the end of June, Jigme Rinpoche offered a livestreamed weekly teaching so that everyone could receive useful instructions for practice wherever they were.


Read more: Online Teachings with Jigme Rinpoche during August (and September)

The new program for Dhagpo for August and September
Considering the evolution of the opening up of public spaces in France, the team at Dhagpo has decided to open the center progressively.


Read more: The new program for Dhagpo for August and September

Information sur le programme exceptionnel de DhagpoDear Friends,
The plan set out by the government for the gradual reopening of activities continues to unfold, and, as of today, all of metropolitan France is considered green zone. In the context of this deconfinement, Dhagpo’s team continues its reflection, taking into account the current circumstances as well as the center’s longterm development.

Read more: Information on Dhagpo’s Exceptional Program and Restarting Construction of the Meditation Garden

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Friday, June 5: Buddha’s Enlightenment and Parinirvana 

Thursday, June 11: Shamar Rinpoche’s Parinirvana

Read more: Upcoming Commemorative Practices via Streaming

L'Institut de Dhagpo Kagyu Ling au printempsHere is the latest update concerning Dhagpo Kagyu Ling’s activity during the continued evolution of the Covid-19 epidemic.


Read more: Dhagpo's Activities during the Covid-19 Epidemic

Streaming of Milarepa’s Guru Yoga for the Full Moon

Milarepa’s guru yoga will take place on Thursday, May 7, —day of the full moon—  at 4:30pm (CEST)and will be available via streaming so that all who wish can follow the ritual from home.


Read more: Streaming of Milarepa’s Guru Yoga for the Full Moon

Karmapa's Birthday - Tchenrezi meditation

This Wednesday May 6, we celebrate Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa's birthday.  On this occasion, in these troubled times, we invite each and every one to put his teachings to work by dedicating time to practice the Chenrezig meditation.  You can join in with these practices on the zoom video platform or follow the live stream on YouTube at the following times:  


Read more: Karmapa's Birthday

Tuesday, May 5–Sunday, May 10

L’apparition en dépendance
Par les étudiants restituteurs de Dhagpo Kagyu Ling


Read more: Dependent Arising - From Dhagpo Kagyu Ling’s Student Presenters

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Teaching on 16th Karmapa’s Guru Yoga 
By Khenpo Chödrak Thenpel Rinpoche
Saturday, May 2 at 5 p.m.
Continuing Every Saturday through June 27


Read more: Teaching on 16th Karmapa’s Guru Yoga - By Khenpo Chodrak Thenpel Rinpoche

Information on Dhagpo's alternative ProgramInformation on Dhagpo's alternative Program

We are happy to be able to share the latest news with you about Dhagpo’s program for the coming weeks.


Read more: Information on Dhagpo's alternative Program

Construction of the New Living Room Area Is Progressing Well For more than a month now, there have been no group courses or retreats at Dhagpo. Thus, the daily activities dedicated to welcoming the public and ensuring course organization have ceased. For some departments, this presents an opportunity to get ahead on projects and construction that will benefit everyone once the center reopens.


Read more: In the Midst of the Confinement, the Center Carries on!

L'Institut de Dhagpo Kagyu Ling au printempsAs a precaution, Dhagpo closed to the public on March 14 and canceled all courses through the end of April. Since then, the center has reorganized its functioning in order to continue the activities essential for community life and support people connected to Dhagpo in their practice and study.

Read more: Some News from Dhagpo in this Time of Confinement

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