Quote Archives: Dharamsala

Interview by Karmapa Youth Community – Gyuto Monastery, August 2013

His Holiness Karmapa answers three questions asked by the Karmapa Youth Community: Could this generation become overly dependent on digital media in terms of Buddhist practice? Is it sufficient to receive direct instructions or empowerments from a lama over the internet? Sometimes we can feel disconnected from Buddhism or from our Dharma teachers. What sort […]

Enviromental Protection – Gyuto Monastery

  The main reason that I am so interested and dedicated to protecting the environment is because it is the basis of life and it transcends politics and religion. The environment is not merely a political or even a religious matter – it is a matter of the survival or non-survival of all living beings […]