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Official Website of the Drikung Kagyu Tradition with up-to-date information, an overview of the worldwide activities of the linage as well as numerous interesting articles. You will also find a searchable datebase of all Drikung Kagyu Centers worldwide.


Website of the Songtsen Library in Derhadun, India, one of the most important institutions at the Seat-in-Exile of the Drikung Kagyu Lineage


Website of the International Administrative Organization for Gargon Monastery, Kham, Tibet


Center for Tibetan Buddhism, founded in 1997 by H. E. Garchen Rinpoche in Chino Valley, Arizona, USA


Website of the Garchen Foundation




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Collection of translations and lectures by Dr. Alexander Berzin, mainly about the Mahayana and Vajrayana traditions of Tibetan Buddhism


The official website of the Office of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama




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Tibetan and Himalayan Library: Very comprehensive website concerning the Tibetan plateau and southern Himalayan regions


Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center: Comprehensive resouces about texts on Tibetan Buddhism


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Announcements of H.H. Drikung Kyabgon Thinle Lhundup

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New: Renting of Seminar- and Conference Rooms


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Edition Garchen Stiftung



The Edition Garchen Stiftung has begun publication of highly recommended books.


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Drikung Kagyu Translation Project

Under the Guidance of Khenchen Nyima Gyaltsen



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A Message from H.E. Garchen Rinpoche


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Events with Drubpön Chödrön



Chöd Practice 31.03.2018

White Tara Day-Retreat 14.04.18 on the occasion of H.E. Garchen Rinpoche 82. birthday

Chenresig Day-Retreat 15.07.20118 on the occasion of H.H. Drikung Kyabgon Thinle Lhundup 72. birthday


Weekly Meditation at the MRZ




Everyone is welcome to attend regular meditations and introductory courses.


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