October 1, 2014, Live Webcast:
TEACHING and WHITE TARA EMPOWERMENT
At DONGYU GATSAL LING NUNNERY
By the 17th GYALWANG KARMAPA
HH the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa will be bestowing teachings and the White Tara empowerment on October 1, 2014, at Dongyu Gatsal Ling Nunnery.
HH the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa is the head of the Karma Kagyu Lineage, which is 900 years old. Karmapa means “the one who carries out Buddha activity” or “the embodiment of all the activities of the buddhas.”
One of the 21 Taras and one of the best known, White Tara (Sitatara) is a representation of compassion associated with healing, longevity and serenity. Her mantra is Om Tare Tuttare Ture Mama Ayuh Punya Jñana Pustim Kuru Svaha.
This event will be webcast live to followers around the world on: http://kagyuoffice.org/webcast on October 1 at 9:00 AM INDIA
and September 30 at 11:30 PM EST