Begun this year in earnest, the renovation of the Swayambhu Monastery belonging to HH 17th Karmapa Thaye Dorje has already brought great results. Essential works such as the water and wastewater infrastructure have been completed. The roof is now waterproof, … Continued
Shamar Rinpoche is the second-highest teacher in the Karma Kagyu lineage, after Karmapa himself. The Shamarpas have been taking conscious rebirth and been recognized as high Buddhist teachers for seven centuries. The 14th Shamarpa passed away in June 2014.