At the summer course 2005 in Kassel a first works meeting of Hannah Nydahl, Pia and Peter Cerveny happened. After she made the link to H.H.Gyalwa Karmapa. Two month later Pia and Peter went up to Karmapa´s university (Shedra) in Kalimpong/North-India.
Over 4 weeks they had diverse works meetings with Gyalwa Karmapa developing the ideas of a healthcare project for his monks and nuns.
On Oct. 25, 2005 the KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project was founded by a letter of Gyalwa Karmapa.

Over the next ten years the KHCP could establish plenty health campaigns with the support of all the volunteers and donors.

The facts of 2005-2015:
Locations

  • 22 monasteries, nunneries, schools and orphanages in India and Nepal
are constantly supported by Karmapa ́s Healthcare Project

  • Additionally grand medical camps in Bodhgaya, Kathmandu, Mustang, Ladakh
  • Film presentations/lectures in Europe, America and Asia

Numbers of the 10 years

  • 
62 medical camps

  • Annually screenings (about 9.000 people every year)

  • Teachings on hygiene, dental, first aid

  • 129 film presentations and lectures on 3 continents
  • 
36 information desks

  • 83 works meetings

  • More than 1000 volunteers and 300 medical professions attended KHCP
  • volunteers of KHCPTill today more than thousand volunteers had been attended the diverse campaigns of KHCPvolunteers of KHCP




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2005

  • Works meeting of Hannah Nydahl, Pia and Peter Cerveny in Kassel. After she made the link to H.H.Gyalwa Karmapa.
  • First visit to Karmapa´s university (Shedra) in Kalimpong/North-India.
    Diverse works meetings with the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje.
    Foundation of KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project on Oct. 25, 2005
  • First campaigns at the stupa/monastery of Swayambhu/Kathmandu/Nepal

 

  • Letter by KarmapaLetter by KarmapaLetter by Karmapa
  • WorkoutWorkout of the first policies
    in Kalimpong
    Workout
  • Meeting with doctors in SwayambhuMeeting with doctors in SwayambhuMeeting with doctors in Swayambhu
  • ktm swayambhuGroup Swayambhuktm swayambhu

 

 

2006

  • Diverse works meetings with Gyalwa Karmapa, local hospitals, dentists and the students of Karmapa´s university in Kalimpong/North-India
  • Installing of a power plant at Karmapa´s university in Kalimpong/North-India
  • Vaccinations for students and local habitants around Karmapa´s university in Kalimpong/North-India
  • Dental treatments in Kalimpong/North-India
  • Works meetings with the nunnery of Karmapa, monastery of Nedo Rinpoche, school of Shamar Rinpoche in Rumtek/Sikkim/North-India

 

  • Carrying the new power plant for the Shedra KalimpongCarrying the new power plant for the ShedraCarrying the new power plant for the Shedra Kalimpong
  • Installing the power plant KalimpongInstalling the power plantInstalling the power plant Kalimpong
  • Vaccinations KalimpongVaccinations in KalimpongVaccinations Kalimpong
  • First dental treatments KalimpongFirst dental treatmentsFirst dental treatments Kalimpong

 

 

2007

  • Works meeting: Shamar Rinpoche encourage us to found and establish the first Kagyü Mönlam medical camp for 2008.
  • Karmapa´s university (Shedra) in Kalimpong/North-India: Works meeting with all the representatives of all the institutes and monasteries and supplied medicine and money.
  • Sharmapa's monastery in Kathmandu/Swayambuh: financial support, photo presentation, first-aid kit and instructions.
  • Nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen's monastery in Kathmandu: first-aid kit and instructions, measuring instruments for diabetes, pills, and many spectacles from Germany.
  • Refreshing vaccinations for students and local habitants around Karmapa´s university in Kalimpong/North-India

 

  • Works meeting with all the monasteriesWorks meeting with all the monasteries in Kalimpong...Works meeting with all the monasteries
  • Works meeting with all the monasteries... and in BodhgayaWorks meeting with all the monasteries
  • Film presentation in KathmanduFilm presentation in KathmanduFilm presentation in Kathmandu
  • Treatments in KathmanduTreatments in KathmanduTreatments in Kathmandu

 

 

2008

  • Initial grand KHCP-Medical Camp in Bodhgaya/India, Kagyu Monlam
  • Medical treatments at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school in Kathmandu
  • Works meetings at Swayambhu/Nepal
  • Diverse KHCP-actions and film presentations in Kathmandu
  • Medical checkups at the EC-Europe Center Hochreute/Germany
  • First self-organized medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
  • Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and the KHCP visits the Uni-clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf UKE

 

  • Karmapa with the 1st Medical Monlam GroupKarmapa with the 1st Medical Monlam GroupKarmapa with the 1st Medical Monlam Group
  • 1st Medical camp Monlam1st Medical camp Monlam1st Medical camp Monlam
  • medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong IndiaFirst self-organized medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/Indiamedical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong India
  • Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and KHCP visits Uni-clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf UKESherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and the KHCP visits the Uni-clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf UKESherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and KHCP visits Uni-clinic Hamburg-Eppendorf UKE

 

 

2009

  • 2nd Medical Camp Kagyu Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
  • Medical Camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school in Kathmandu
  • Medical Camp at Shamarpa´s school at Swayambhu/Nepal
  • Medical Checkups of Mipham Rinpoche and Mayum in Hamburg and Kiel
  • Lama Tsültrim Namgyal gets new ear devices
  • Water-cure of Mipham Rinpoche and Mayum in Marianske Lazne/CZ

 

  • Karmapa with the 2nd Medical Monlam GroupKarmapa with the 2nd Medical Monlam GroupKarmapa with the 2nd Medical Monlam Group
  • Medical Camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school KathmanduMedical Camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school KathmanduMedical Camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school Kathmandu
  • Medical Camp at Shamarpa´s school SwayambhuMedical Camp at Shamarpa´s school SwayambhuMedical Camp at Shamarpa´s school Swayambhu
  • Water-cure of Mipham Rinpoche and MayumWater-cure of Mipham Rinpoche and MayumWater-cure of Mipham Rinpoche and Mayum

 

 

2010

  • Grand Medicalcamp for 900th anniversary of 1st Karmapa Düsum Khyenpa in Bodhgaya
  • Transportation of books for the schools in the Himalayas
  • 3.rd Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India/Westbengal
  • First Medical Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
  • Water Purification Plant for monastic school of Shamar Rinpoche in Takdah ,Darjeeling,India
  • First medical camp at nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Interviews and film presentations on Majorca Island/Spain: Interview Inselradio 95.8, Interview Mallorca-Magazin
  • Panel discussion at UKE University hospital Hamburg
  • Film presentation/information desk in Karma Guen and Stupa Benalmadena/Spain
  • Film presentations in Jägerndorf, Oldenburg, Rendsburg, Kiel, Hamburg, Berlin / all Germany
  • Film presentation in Vienna/Austria
  • Photo exhibition and information desk in Amden/Switzerland
  • Information desk in Rödby/Denmark
  • Film presentation in Liverpool/UK
  • Invitation by Lama Jampa Thaye for film presentation at Kagyu Ling in Manchester/UK
  • Film Presentation at Dhagpo Kagyu Ling in St.Leon/France
  • Film Presentation/Information desk in Hong Kong
  • Presentations and works meetings in Swayambhu/Kathmandu
  • Works meeting and film presentation at Shamar Rinpoche´s school in Takdah/Darjeeling/India
  • Film Presentation/Works Meeting at K.I.B.I. in New Delhi/India
  • Works meeting at Shedra Kalimpong/India
  • Works Meetings in Rumtek/Sikkim/India

 

  • Grand Medicalcamp in BodhgayaKarmapa with the 3rd Medical Monlam GroupGrand Medicalcamp in Bodhgaya
  • Medical Camp Shedra Kalimpong3.rd Medical Camp at Shedra KalimpongMedical Camp Shedra Kalimpong
  • medical camp nunnery Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche Kathmandu1st medical camp at nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandumedical camp nunnery Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche Kathmandu
  • Radio interviews, film presentations, works meetings in diverse countriesRadio interviews, film presentations, works meetings in diverse countriesRadio interviews, film presentations, works meetings in diverse countries

 

 

2011

  • 4th KHCP-Medicalcamp during Kagyu Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
  • Physio research at Tharpa Choeling - Shangpa Rinpoche´s Nunnery and Buddhistic School in Muktinath, Mustang/Nepal
  • First operation (brain tumor) in Kathmandu
  • KHCP- works meeting with Manang Trust and local doctors in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Medical Camp and Pilgrimage in Jomson/Mustang with Shangpa Rinpoche
  • KHCP-Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
  • KHCP- works meeting with Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Medicalcamp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery Muktinath/Nepal
  • Medical Camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara/Nepal
  • KHCP-Medical- and Dental Camp in Takdah/Darjeeling/India
  • Hygiene education classes at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s monastery and school in Swayambhu/Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Water treatment plant at "Karma Ngedhon Ozal Choekhor Ling" nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Health care training and teaching in Kathmandu
  • 2.nd Medical/Dental Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
  • Medical camp Leh/Ladakh/India
  • Examinations for everybody in the KIBI/New Delhi
  • Medical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s Manang Gompa in Kathmandu
  • KHCP-Presentation at Rotary Club and new optician-team
  • Works meeting with Shamar Rinpoche in Zurich
  • KHCP-exhibition/presentations at the FIL artist festival in Pollenca/Majorca
  • KHCP-Film Presentation/Lecture at Institute Karmapa/France during Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s visit
  • KHCP-information desk in Karma Guen and Stupa Benalmadena/Spain
  • KHCP-film night/lecture at DKL-course of Jigme Rinpoche
  • Information desk and works meeting during Karmapa´s visit to Hong Kong

 

  • Grand Medicalcamp in BodhgayaKarmapa with the 4th Medical Monlam GroupGrand Medicalcamp in Bodhgaya
  • Medical Camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara NepalMedical Camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara/NepalMedical Camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara Nepal
  • Medical camp Leh Ladakh IndiaMedical camp Leh/Ladakh/IndiaMedical camp Leh Ladakh India
  • Medical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s Manang Gompa KathmanduMedical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s Manang Gompa KathmanduMedical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s Manang Gompa Kathmandu

 

 

2012

  • Medical- Dental- and Dermatology Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's DSL-school in Kathmandu
  • 5th KHCP-Medical Camp during Kagyu Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
  • Medical camp, inspection and meeting in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
  • Dermatologic checkups at Shedra Kalimpong/India
  • KHCP-DHK-Medicalcamp at KIBS in Kirtipur/Kathmandu
  • Checkups and health instructions at Dhargye Chokhor Ling Monastery in Bodhgaya/India
  • Checkups and health teachings in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • KHCP-Medical Camp in Samar/Upper Mustang/Nepal (4700m asl)
  • Dental- Optician- and Medical Camp at Manang Gompa in Swayambhu/Kathmandu
  • Dental checkups at Sertshang Orphanage Kimdol/Kathmandu
  • Dental- and Optician Camp at KIBI in New Delhi/India
  • Dental-Optician camp and teachings in Leh/Ladakh
  • Medical-Dental-Optician camp and teachings at Shedra in Kalimpong/West-Bengal
  • Medical-Dental camp and teachings at Shamarpa´s school in Takdah/Darjeeling
  • Medical-Dental-Optician camp and teachings in Rumtek/Sikkim
  • The new cooperation of KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital - March 2012
  • Public lectures for dentists in Austria with Dr.dent. Daniel Hess
  • Friendship-Tour Nepal/India - A joint project of KHCP-Karmapas Healthcare Project
    and students of the University La Crosse Wisconsin
  • KHCP-Information desk and works meeting with Gyalwa Karmapa, Jigme Rinpoche in Le Bost/France
  • KHCP-presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Dhagpo Kagyu Ling/France
  • KHCP-Information desk/Meetings during Karmapa´s visit in DW-Europe Center
  • KHCP-Presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Montchardon/France
  • Video Presentation at the Rotary Club Nuremberg/Germany
  • KHCP-Presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Renchen-Ulm/Germany
  • KHCP-Information desks during Karmapa´s visit in Manchester/UK

 

  • Grand Medicalcamp in BodhgayaKarmapa with the 5th Medical Monlam GroupGrand Medicalcamp in Bodhgaya
  • Dental Optician and Medical Camp Manang Gompa KathmanduDental- Optician- and Medical Camp at Manang Gompa KathmanduDental Optician and Medical Camp Manang Gompa Kathmandu
  • 1st joint medical camp of KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital1st joint medical camp of KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital1st joint medical camp of KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital
  • Friendship-Tour Nepal/India of KHCP and University Wisconsin USAFriendship-Tour Nepal/India of KHCP and University Wisconsin USAFriendship-Tour Nepal/India of KHCP and University Wisconsin USA

 

  • Public lectures for dentists in AustriaPublic lectures for dentists in AustriaPublic lectures for dentists in Austria
  • KHCP at Hasantar nunnery KathmanduKHCP at Hasantar nunnery KathmanduKHCP at Hasantar nunnery Kathmandu
  • Medicalcamp in Rumtek/SikkimMedicalcamp in Rumtek/SikkimMedicalcamp in Rumtek/Sikkim
  • Medical-Dentalcamp Takdah/DarjeelingMedical-Dentalcamp Takdah DarjeelingMedical-Dentalcamp Takdah Darjeeling

 

 

2013

  • 6th KHCP-Medical Camp at Kagyu Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
  • Dental-Medical-Wintertour to Takdah/Darjeeling and Kalimpong/India
  • Medical camp at nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Medical checkups at monastery of Shangpa Rinpoche in Kirtipur/Nepal
  • Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India/Westbengal
  • Checkups and health instructions at Dhargye Chokhor Ling Monastery in Bodhgaya/India
  • Medical/Dental Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
  • Medical/Dental Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
  • Checkups at Beru Kyentse Rinpoche´s Monastery in Boudha/Kathmandu
  • Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Gompa in Kathmandu
  • Doctors Meeting at Dhulikhel Hospital Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Checkups at K.I.B.I. in New Delhi/India
  • Water treatment plant at monastery/school of Nedo Rinpoche in Rumtek/Sikkim

 

  • Grand Medicalcamp in BodhgayaKarmapa with the 6th Medical Monlam GroupGrand Medicalcamp in Bodhgaya
  • Medical Camp at Shedra KalimpongMedical Camp at Shedra KalimpongMedical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong
  • Medicalcamps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Gompa KathmanduMedicalcamps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Gompa KathmanduMedicalcamps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Gompa Kathmandu
  • Doctors Meeting at Dhulikhel Hospital KathmanduDoctors Meeting at Dhulikhel Hospital KathmanduDoctors Meeting at Dhulikhel Hospital Kathmandu

 

 

2014

  • 7th KHCP-Medical Camp at Kagyu Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
  • Works meeting with Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche in Renchen-Ulm/Germany
  • Medical urgency during ceremony for Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche in Renchen-Ulm/Germany
  • Medical camp during cremation ceremony of Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche at Sharminub Monasteryin Kathmandu/Nepal
  • Medical camp at Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery Muktinath/Nepal
  • Medical camp at Shangpa Rinpoche's JCM monastery Pokhara/Nepal
  • Medical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's monastery Pokhara/Nepal
  • Medical and Dental Camp in Leh/Ladakh/India
  • KHCP-DHK-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Temple in Kathmandu

 

  • ktm shamirnub shamarpaMedical camp during cremation of Shamar Rinpoche in Kathmandu
    khcp Medical camp during cremation of Shamar Rinpoche in Kathmandu
  • ktm shamirnub shamarpaThe medical team after their two-weeks-jobkhcp ktm shamirnub shamarpa
  • Medical camp Monlam BodhgayaMedical camp Monlam BodhgayaMedical camp Monlam Bodhgaya
  • khcp Medical team Monlam BodhgayaMedical team (7 nations) Monlam BodhgayaMedical team Monlam Bodhgaya

 

 

2015 (till October)

  • Medical camp at Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery Muktinath/Nepal
  • Medical camp at Shangpa Rinpoche's JCM monastery Pokhara/Nepal
  • Medical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's monastery Pokhara/Nepal
  • Medical and Dental Camp in Leh/Ladakh/India
  • KHCP-DHK-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Temple in Kathmandu
  • Grand KHCP-fundraising for the earthquake in Nepal (more than 170.000 €uro collected in May/June)
  • KHCP-DHK-Medical-Tour to all our Kagyu monasteries affected by the earthquake in Nepal
  • Oct. 25, 2015: 10 Years Anniversary of KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project

 

  • ktm Four medical camps in India and NepalFour medical camps in India and Nepal
    khcp Four medical camps in India and Nepal
  • Fundraising earthquake NepalFundraising earthquake NepalFundraising earthquake Nepal
  • KHCP cooperates with University Hospital Kathmandu during earthquakeKHCP cooperates with University Hospital Kathmandu during earthquakeKHCP cooperates with University Hospital Kathmandu during earthquake
  • KHCP-DHK-Medical-Tour to all our Kagyu monasteries affected by the earthquake in NepalKHCP-DHK-Medical-Tour to all our Kagyu monasteries affected by the earthquake in NepalKHCP-DHK-Medical-Tour to all our Kagyu monasteries affected by the earthquake in Nepal

 

 

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IBAN: DE66 2001 0020 0012 2252 01
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