About the Torma Documentary

The Torma documentary, produced under the guidance of the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, illuminates Vajrayana Buddhism through the lens of tormas. Shot in India and Nepal, the film reveals the profound meaning of tormas, while documenting artistic preparation for the Kagyu Monlam butter sculptures, as well as a seven-day Mahakala ritual in Nepal involving tormas […]

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GivingTuesday™ at Karma Triyana Dharmachakra – December 2, 2014

Make Your Gift Go Twice as Far – $12,000 Matching Grant Announced! Karma Triyana Dharmachakra has joined the global generosity movement called “Giving Tuesday” – in which non-profit organizations encourage donors to practice generosity on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year’s Giving Tuesday is Dec. 2 – and from now until Dec. 2, your donation will […]

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I have never gotten over the fact that I could be part of a “religion” that I actually loved and that also was the truth! KTD History from Michael Erlewine

This article was first published on Michael Erlewine’s Facebook page. All photos from Michael Erlewine and his Facebook page unless specified otherwise. Beginning of Involvement with KTD – Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche “In for a penny, in for a pound.” is an old saying about getting involved. Anyway, getting involved with the dharma and our monastery (Karma Triyana Dharmachakra) in […]

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