State Department said, the Tibet Religious Foundation reported harassment from the True Enlightenment Practitioners Association, a Taiwanese Buddhist organization which had received funds from China and had spread a message saying: "Tibetan Buddhism
is not real Buddhism," defaming Tibetan Buddhism
The Karmapa, who is the head of the powerful Karma Kagyu sect of Tibetan Buddhism
, was expected to return to India to participate in 13th Religious Conference on Tibetan Buddhism
that was to be organised at Dharamshala from November 29 to December 1.
The Karmapa lineage is the most ancient Tulku lineage in Tibetan Buddhism
, predating the Dalai Lama lineage by more than two centuries and is an important one as the Karmapa is conventionally the head of the Karma Kagyu School.
The Dalai Lama is the leader of one school of Tibetan Buddhism
He has been especially effective at popularizing Tibetan Buddhism
among Chinese communities and regularly speaks at universities in Asia and the West.
Scholars of Esoteric Buddhism, or Tantric Buddhism explore Chinese perspective on the origin of Esoteric Buddhism; Chan, Chinese religion, and Esoteric Buddhism; scriptures and practices in their Tibetan context; Tibetan Buddhism
in China; Esoteric Buddhism in Dunhuang; Esoteric Buddhism in the Tangus Xixia and Yugur spheres; and Esoteric Buddhism in the Dali Kingdom (Yunnan).
Speaking to Oliver at his residence in the northern Indian town of Dharamsala Sunday, the Dalai Lama hinted he might be the last reincarnation of the Dalai Lama, which is the highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism
. The religion says that the soul of the highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism
is reincarnated in the body of a boy after his death.
A brief research revealed some little-known but interesting facts about Milarepa and Tibetan Buddhism
is one of the best, most accessible accounts available on how to enter into and understand meditation, and provides a lively performance by the author as it introduces Western listeners into the practices of Tibetan Buddhism
. Step-by-step how-do directions pair with history, discussions of techniques, and even wry humor as it tells how any can benefit from meditation and how to use it to achieve greater happiness.
The centuries-old Indian art and religious-philosophical theory and practice affect certain aspects of the integrated peculiar area where Tibetan Buddhism
Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama is "making a fool" of Tibetan Buddhism
with suggestions he may not reincarnate, or reincarnate as something inappropriate, and the faithful are not buying it, a Chinese official wrote on Monday.
I settled into my cushion on the floor of the gompameditation hallas my intensive course in Tibetan Buddhism
was about to begin, a month into my second backpacking trip to India in as many years.