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25 Jul, 2014, 16:00 BST Mexico City Legislative Assembly Honours Indian Buddhist Spiritual Head - The Gyalwang Drukpa

The Gyalwang Drukpa, the India-born spiritual head of Drukpa Buddhists, was invited and recognized as an honorary member of the Legislative Assembly...


16 May, 2014, 10:40 BST Indian Government Releases Stamp on Drukpa Lineage

Department of Post, Ministry of Communication and IT, Government of India today celebrated Buddha Purnima with the release of a commemorative stamp...


20 Mar, 2014, 14:30 GMT Drukpa Nuns Celebrate Self-Empowerment at The Gyalwang Drukpa Awards 2014

Showcasing of Kung Fu Nuns performance and Dragon Dance Drukpa Buddhists showcased the Himalayan Buddhist Tradition, as they celebrated...


13 Sep, 2013, 14:30 BST Ladakh Hosts 5th Annual Drukpa Council

Countries hail Himalayan Buddhists as upholder of culture and tradition Showcase displeasure at Government's apathy towards Ladakhi Buddhists The 5th ...


28 Jun, 2013, 10:12 BST Drukpa Buddhists Rejoice in the Colourful Annual Hemis Festival

Travellers from across the globe spellbound by the Himalayan celebration The two-day annual Hemis Festival by the Drukpa Buddhists was celebrated at...


09 Apr, 2013, 10:53 BST The Gyalwang Drukpa Presents Buddha's Bone Relic to Sri Lanka

Venerable Buddhist Spiritual Head, His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa has presented Lord Buddha's Bone relic to the people of Sri Lanka. This relic was ...


09 Apr, 2013, 08:27 BST Buddha's Bone Relic Presented to Sri Lanka by the Gyalwang Drukpa

His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa, spiritual head of Drukpa Buddhists presented the holiest of relics - the Buddha's bone relic to the country of Sri...


29 Jan, 2013, 14:00 GMT 'Oceans of Methods' Teaching and Empowerment Conducted by the Gyalwang Drukpa

Bhutan and Ladakh Share Common Spiritual Interests Drubthab Gyatso (literally meaning 'Oceans of Methods') teaching and empowerment were held in...


29 Jan, 2013, 14:00 GMT 'Oceans of Methods' Teaching and Empowerment Conducted by the Gyalwang Drukpa

Bhutan and Ladakh Share Common Spiritual Interests Drubthab Gyatso (literally meaning 'Oceans of Methods') teaching and empowerment were held in...


17 Jan, 2013, 00:01 GMT Historic Mass Empowerment Ceremony Held in Bhutan

Buddhists from all over the world participate in this 21-day spiritual event His Holiness the 70th Je Khenpo conducts this first-ever programme More...


22 Nov, 2012, 07:54 GMT Science and Spirituality Come Together at CERN

Gyalwang Drukpa and the Kung Fu Nuns Collaborate with CERN Scientists on the Relationship between Science and Spirituality Science and Spirituality...


22 Nov, 2012, 07:54 GMT Science and Spirituality Come Together at CERN

Gyalwang Drukpa and the Kung Fu Nuns Collaborate with CERN Scientists on the Relationship between Science and Spirituality Science and Spirituality...


30 Oct, 2012, 16:00 GMT 4th Annual Drukpa Council Held at Ladakh

The 4th Annual Drukpa Council (ADC) was held at the 16th century Hemis Monastery in Leh, Ladakh (India) by the Drukpa Buddhists amidst a lot of...


29 Jun, 2012, 13:30 BST Hemis Festival Celebrated by Drukpa Buddhists with Much Fanfare

Tourists from across the globe gather to witness this mesmerising festivity The 2-day annual celebration by the Drukpa Buddhists - the Hemis festival ...


29 Jun, 2012, 13:30 BST Hemis Festival Celebrated by Drukpa Buddhists with Much Fanfare

Tourists from across the globe gather to witness this mesmerising festivity The 2-day annual celebration by the Drukpa Buddhists - the Hemis festival ...


24 Apr, 2012, 08:23 BST Live to Love Announces Michelle Yeoh as Global Ambassador

* Joins Indian Superstar Aamir Khan to Promote the Values of the Lineage * His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa Blesses the Olympic Games * Pad Yatra: A...