tn120 20120726 bkr group 767Checkups and health instructions at Dhargye Chokhor Ling Monastery in Bodhgaya/India
June 26, 2012: All lamas and monks of Jamgon Kongtrul Rinpoche and Beru Kyentse Rinpoche organized a KHCP-health checkup in Bodhgaya. After that, the physicians gave heath instructions. We are glad to have now installed a new waterpurification plant at place.

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tn120 20120813 dhulikhel 0371Checkups and health teachings in Kathmandu/Nepal
Aug.13, 2012: Dulikhel hospital invited Dhagsheyling students of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche to have general check up. In addition, they gave us teaching about teen age growing and about dental care. They offered us nice lunch with hospitality...

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tn120 20120821 lebost 682KHCP-Information desk and works meeting with Gyalwa Karmapa, Jigme Rinpoche in Le Bost/France
Aug. 21-26, 2012: KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informed at their information desk and had a works meeting with Gyalwa Karmapa and Jigme Rinpoche in Le Bost/France.

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tn120 20120816 dhagpo 638KHCP-presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Dhagpo Kagyu Ling/France
Aug.14-20, 2012: KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informed at their information desk and did a presentation during Gyalwa Karmapa´s visit at Dhagpo Kagyu Ling Center, St.Leon sur Vezere/France.

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tn120 20120809 ec 614KHCP-Information desk/Meetings during Karmapa´s visit in DW-Europe Center 2012-08
Aug 06-13, 2012: KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informes at their information desk and meets the different medical teams of the project.

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tn120 20120803 montchardon 599KHCP-Presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Montchardon/France 2012-08
July 31 - Aug 05, 2012: KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informed at their information desk and did a presentation during Gyalwa Karmapa´s visit at Lama Teunzang´s Karma Mugyur Ling/Montchardon.

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tn120 20120723 khcp rotary 531Video Presentation at the Rotary Club Nuremberg/Germany
July 23, 2012: During their Europe-Summertour 2012 the KHCP followed an invitation by the Rotary Club Nuremberg after doing a joint raising campaign of eye glasses with Rotaract (Youth organisation of the Rotary Club) in 2011. KHCP gave a video lecture to the Rotary members.

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tn120 20120720 renchen 497KHCP-Presentation and information desk during Karmapa´s visit in Renchen-Ulm/Germany
July 20-22, 2012: KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informed at their information desk and did a joint presentation with Jigme Rinpoche during Gyalwa Karmapa´s visit in Renchen.

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tn120 20120710 khcp manchester 462July 8-11, 2012: KHCP-Information desks during Karmapa´s visit in Manchester/UK
Karmapa´s Healthcare Project informed about the social activity on all 4 venues of Manchester and Harrogate/Yorkshire. KHCP could attract some new health professionals to join the project. Thanks to Lama Jampa Thaye and the Kagyu Ling sangha members.

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tn120 20120500 khcp lecture 3071Public lectures for dentists in Austria with Dr.dent. Daniel Hess
May 4-5, June 9, 2012: "May I share my joy with you? The initial three lectures were very successful. Almost 150 people attended (dentists, patients and others) listened to my report and enjoyed the slide presentation...

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tn120 20120400 khcp uppermustang 10KHCP-Medical Camp in Samar/Upper Mustang/Nepal (4700m asl)
April 2012: Due to support by dentist Dr. Regina Oetke and general practitioner Dr. Sven Zimmer of Karmapa’s Healthcare Project, the recent project journey of the "Himalaya-Project" included a 6-day medical camp in Samar. Here the reports on the work in Samar of Dr. dent  Regina Oetke and Dr. Sven Zimmer ...

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tn120 20111027 KHCP Mustang P10403792011/2012 KHCP-Medical-Wintertour to India and Nepal #Gallery PART2#
The complete photo gallery (PART2) about the teachings, medical camps and campaignes in Delhi, Ladakh, Kathmandu, Pokhara, Jomson (Mustang), Muktinath (Mustang), Kalimpong and Rumtek (Sikkim).

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tn120 201110 paula muktinath 7808Oct, 2011: Physio research at Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery in Muktinath
We conducted initial research to find out with what types of musculoskeletal conditions the nuns at Muktinath suffered , and how they would best benefit from physiotherapy treatment and training. ...then were asked to write down the answers, and then discuss them within the larger group...

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2011:

Karmapa’s Healthcare Project has been running for 6 years now and has become a well-organized association of volunteer teams working on diverse topics in different areas...Currently, 15 monasteries/schools of the Kagyu lineage are drawing benefits from KHCP’s activity...Medical and dental-camp-tour in Bodhgaya, Pokhara, Jomson and Muktinath. Here we worked with a mobile dental treatment unit up at 3800m altitude for the first time...The students in Kalimpong, Takdah/Darjeeling and the institutions of Shamarpa, Nedo Rinpoche and the nunnery in Rumtek successfully ran independently organized medical camps... Waterpurifications...

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tn120 20120325 dhulikhel op 216March 25, 2012: Brain tumor operation
In early march Pia, Peter, Khenpo Sherab (KHCP) and Dr.dent.Gisela Huber and Augustin went to the Dhulikel Hospital near Kathmandu/Nepal. Here they had a nice talk to Dr.med.Ram Shreesta, the founder of this and further hospitals in Nepal which serve specially the poor people. After both sides had introduced their acticities, he said "... we have the same spirit" and he offers a colaboration (treatments and education) for the future. 3 weeks later the KHCP could sent the young Gendun from Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's school for a brain tumor operation.

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KHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/IndiaKHCP-Medical- and Dental Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
The KHCP-team provided profound dental treatments, medical examinations and teachings for Karmapa´s nunnery, Shamarpa´s school, Nedo Rinpoche´s monastery. The work in numbers: 137 patients, 37 teeth extractions and 82 fillings, hygiene and dental instructions ...

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Dental- and Optician Camp in Takdah/Darjeeling/IndiaKHCP-Medical- and Dental Camp in Takdah/Darjeeling/India
The KHCP-team provided dental treatments as well as hygiene, first aid and dental instructions for Shamarpa´s young students.

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KHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/IndiaKHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
The KHCP-team provided profound medical and eye examinations, dental treatments and teachings for the students of the Buddhist University. The work in numbers: 114 patients, 17 teeth extractions and 46 fillings, 56 optical checkups with provided glasses, First Aid, hygiene and dental instructions ...

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KHCP-Dental- and Optician Camp in Leh/Ladakh/IndiaKHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camp in Leh/Ladakh/India
for monks and young disciples at Rigjung Residential School and Karma Dupgyud Choeling Monastery on 3600m altitude, working temperatures between -15°C and 5°C, 350 general checkups, 260 teeth extractions and 250 reparations, 120 optical checkups with 100 provided glasses, hygiene instructions to 19 teachers of the school...

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KHCP-Dental- and Optician Camp at K.I.B.I. in New Delhi/IndiaKHCP-Dental- and Optician Camp at K.I.B.I. in New Delhi/India
...our physicians Susanne and Philip gave first aid and hygiene teaching to the residential monks of the KIBI. Later, short before Karmapa´s course, the KHCP provide profound eye examination and dental treatments. Pia and Peter had a long works meeting with Jigme Rinpoche (Secretary of H.H.Karmapa). Rinpoche emphasized the importance of this social project of Karmapa and he renewed the KHCP as the leading project in the charity/health section and together they talked about the new duties.

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KHCP-Medical Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Manang GompaKHCP-Medical Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Manang Gompa
and Sershang Orphanage of Chogyal Rinpoche in Kimdol/Kathmandu

With the fruitful colaboration of the KHCP-physicians with the Manang-Social-Services-Committee and their physicians and the new cooperation with "Dentist & Friends" from Munich as well the launching of our new optician team we could manage hundreds of treatments.

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tn120 20120101 LaCrosseA joint project of KHCP-Karmapas Healthcare Project
and students of the University La Crosse Wisconsin

In January 2012 the US-medical group of the University Wisconsin did their KHCP-tour and visited most of the Karma Kagyü monasteries and schools. Watch the photo gallery here ...

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tn120 20111220 monlam group 85512/2011: 4th KHCP-Medicalcamp in Bodhgaya/India
The Kagyu Mönlam 2011 took place between December 14 and 20, with approximately 11,000 devotees in attendance... For the fourth time this year, the KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project provided free medical checkups and healthcare for participants in the Mönlam as well as the local population...

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tn120 20111215 monlam p685August, 2011: Kunert GmbH donates for schools/monasteries in the Himalayas

We thank the company KUNERT Fashion GmbH & Co. KG in Immenstadt/Germany for their regularly donations of socks.

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tn120 20111002 KHCP KTM 0239Note: Kathmandu/Nepal, Nov 02, 2011 - KHCP- works meeting with Manang Trust and local doctors
A nice works meeting of the KHCP-team (doctors), the direction of the Manang Trust and local doctors took place. All together we visited the new common clinic room at Swayambhu, Kathmandu. Here we talked how to install the furniture and medical stuff. Mobile units will enable dental treatments, ENT and general medicine.

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tn120 20111004 KHCP Pokhara 0293Note: Second Mobile Dental Unit for Use in India:
Our first dental unit is being used successfully: we thank the company DTS Design Dental Technical Systems for their generous pricing. At this time, we are raising funds for a second unit, which we will need for logistic reasons.

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KHCP-Medical Camp in Jomson Mustang NepalKHCP-Medical Camp in Jomson/Mustang/Nepal

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KHCP-Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/IndiaOct. 9-10, 2008:  KHCP-Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
The 120 students at Karmapa´s Mahavihar (University) in Kalimpong did their first self-organized medicalcamp. All monks of the University got a profound check and treatment. The dentist who worked for the KHCP since 3 years, a classical doctor and a doctor for tibetian medicine did a great job.

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tn120 20111009 KHCP KTM p494Note: Kathmandu/Nepal, Oct. 9, 2011 - KHCP- works meeting with Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche
Just arrived from our medicalcamp in Mustang we meet Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu. We talk about news and plans of the project at his places here in Kathmandu. With Lama Phuntsok and Lama Lekshey we plan the school issues. (VIDEO-HNY-Wishes by Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche).

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tn120 20111009 KHCP Mustang Group 092910-2011: Medicalcamp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery Muktinath/Nepal
After a cumbersome ascent in an SUV, the team of Shangpa Rinpoche arrives in Muktinath. In the evening, dinner with Rinpoche and all his nuns in friendly atmosphere. After, we introduce ourselves to each other while Rinpoche translates and emphasizes the importance of the project. The medical camp start the following day at 3800 m altitude. The next 2 day, medical services are provided and the people living in Muktinath are invited as well. Shangpa Rinpoche invites us to a pilgrimage afterwards.

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Medicalcamp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara/Nepal10-2011: Medical Camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery Pokhara/Nepal
After successful transfer of our new dental unit we were able to repair and clean teeth professionally for the first time under the supervision of our dentist Regina - a great success. Other members of the team were two further General Practitioners, a Physical Therapist and helpers, therefore we could serve not only all monks in the JCMonastery (now members of the KHCP) but also monks of the neighbouring Sakya Monastery and Tibetan refugees from the village. After all we went on a pilgrimage to Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Monastery.

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tn120 20110917 khcp rotary 8632KHCP-Presentation at Rotary Club and new optician-team
In 2010 KHCP for the first time was able to supply optical glasses to our friends at the Medicalcamp at Moenlam due to a Donation by Apollo and Klemann. Having heard of our work Rotaract, the Youthorganization of Rotary, started collecting glasses among the Members of Rotary in the south of Germany. Within only a few months they were able to collect the amazing amount of more than 1.500 glasses in excellent condition which were donated to KHCP...

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Dental- and Optician Camp in Takdah/Darjeeling/IndiaSept 2011: KHCP-Medical- and Dental Camp in Takdah/Darjeeling/India
Despite the earthquake in September and minor damage of the school building, the schools’ principal Lungrik conducted the annual dental and medical camp with local physicians. Here is his report.

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tn120 20110810 KHCP FIL 1PC 0975Aug 10-21, 2011: KHCP at the FIL artist festival in Pollenca/Majorca
More than 80 artists exhibited their performances on this festival. On behalf of the FIL-organisation, the three artists Antonia Borras, Aina Cifre and Miguel Angel Albis supported Karmapa´s Healthcare Project by selling screen printings which were composed for this occasion. ... plenty visitors enjoyed the art installations as well the photos, video presentations and the information desk of Karmapa´s project.... live interview with Radio Pollenca.

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tn120 SGR TashiNote: Kathmandu/Nepal, Aug. 2011 - KHCP-new clinic room for practitioner of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Nepal
We are planning a clinic room at Swayambhu, Kathmandu. In collaboration with Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche’s Manang community, we will open a clinic room during the winter period of 2011/12. Mobile units will enable dental treatments, ENT and general medicine.

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tn120 20110724 IK KHCP 1PC 0911KHCP-Film Presentation/Lecture at Institute Karmapa/France while Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s visit
July 22-24,2011: Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche gave Empowerments on Buddha Green Tara as well on Chenresig and he read the complete Lung of the "Juwels ornaments" of Gampopa. In the evening after Rinpoche’s empowerment the KHCP gave a talk about HEALTHCARE – EDUCATION – INTERACTION. Many friends attended the talk and the film viewing.

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tn120 20110316 Leh KHCP 1PC 0608 rPCLetter from Karma Dupgyud Choeling Monastery in Leh/Ladakh/India
After doing the KHCP-medical camp in march 2011 we receipt this lovely letter. We are happy about the quick progresses at place...

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tn120 20110709 KHCP Dog 4211July 10, 2011: Hygiene education classes in Swayambhu/Kathmandu/Nepal
Street Dog Care went to Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s monastery and school in Swayambhu to distribute the "My dog is my best friend" booklet to the young monks!... In addition, our booklet explains how to keep a dog happy and healthy, and the little monks showed keen interest in hearing all the stories and they loved colouring in the books.

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tn120 20110624 KG 1591 rJSMJune 16- 26, 2011: KHCP-information desk in Karma Guen and Stupa Benalmadena/Spain
Again, we had an info stall in Karma Guen. Many friends visited and we gave out information. That’s how we were joined by seven more doctors and further helpers for Karmapa’s project. Our most famous visitor at the info stall was Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche...

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tn120 20110604 DKL KHCP 1PC 0844June 2-5, 2011: KHCP-film night/lecture at DKL-course of Jigme Rinpoche
In a conversation with Rinpoche, we gave a detailed report of the current KHCP-activity at Karmapa’s institutes in Asia. In the evening after Rinpoche’s teachings the KHCP gave a talk about HEALTHCARE – EDUCATION – INTERACTION. 190 friends attended the talk and the film viewing and we found new helpers...

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tn120 201105 KTM Hasantar 452Water treatment plant at "Karma Ngedhon Ozal Choekhor Ling" nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
June 2011: Every year, the KHCP tries to set up specialised projects that help improve the healthcare situation in situ. This way Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche’s nuns in Kathmandu received a budget for the installation of a water treatment plant. Last winter they already received teachings on the importance of drinking water daily and its effect on the human body. The nuns sent us their pictures here.

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tn120 20110521 ZHR SR KHCP Interview 0813May 21, 2011, Works meeting with Shamar Rinpoche in Zurich
Since 2006 we have had regular business exchanges with Shamarpa. We are planning a clinic room together in the north of India.. Rinpoche received extensive information on the successful winter tour of the KHCP team...

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KHCP works meeting with FIL artist festival in Pollenca/MajorcaMay 09-12, 2011: KHCP works meeting with FIL artist festival in Pollenca/Majorca - Announcement
A lasting friendship with Pollenca and it's artist Antonia Borras brought up this wonderful idea: Three artists from Pollenca, Antonia Borras, Aina Cifre and Miguel Angel Albis decided to support our Karmapa´s Healthcare Project. The stage is now set with the FIL-festival! On behalf of the organisation, these artists will sell screen printings which were composed for this occasion...

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tn120 201105 RUMTEK KHCP78May 9, 2011: 2.nd Medical/Dental Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/IndiaA joint campaign of the 3 institutes - Also this year medical camp took place at Shamar Rinpoche´s house in Rumtek. As last time the doctor aswell as the dentist came from the Municipal Hospital in Gangtok. They worked in one room and both were thoroughly checking one by one (90 people at the end) and writing notes by themselfes. Mama, Ani Tenzin and Phurba, the three responsible, were busy in between the doctor...

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tn120 201104 Leh P3230715Note April 2011: Ladakh/India - Karma Dupgyud Choeling Monastery
Nowadays our Kagyü-friends sent some photos and greetings to Europe. In March the KHCP managed a medical camp in Leh/Ladakh and ordered to buy new towels for about 60 monks of the monastery. We must know that this site is 3600m asl, so in the winter periode ...

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2010
This year we continued growing and opened two more institutes, which adds up to a total of 11 monasteries/schools of the Kagyu lineage benefitting from our project...Medical camp in Bodhgaya to help over 4000 people during the Kagyu Mönlam coincided with the 90th anniversary of H.H. 1st Karmapa Düsum Khenpa...

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KHCP-on the road-Wintertour 2010/11KHCP-on the road"-Wintertour 2010/11 - the full photo report
The KHCP-Medical-Wintertour in numbers: 88 helpers - 5 months - 1,100,000 km - 5 medical camps - about 6000 treated patients in Bodhgaya (Kagyü Mönlam, 900 years Karmapa), KIBI in Delhi, Leh/Ladakh, Kathmandu. KHCP has been presented during Karmapa´s visit in Hong Kong...

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tn120 20110218 KHCP HKG 1PC 0164 rPCInformation desk/works meeting during Karmapa´s visit to Hong Kong
Febr. 17–22, 2011: We talked with Beru Khyentse Rinpoche about the recent incorporation of the KHCP into his monastery in Bodhgaya. During Karmapa´s empowerment we held a information desk and informed about the project´s work in the Himalayas.

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Letter from Lama Phuntsok (Daghpo Shedrup Ling), the monastic school of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/NepalLetter from Lama Phuntsok (Daghpo Shedrup Ling), the monastic school of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
Am 31.12.2010 fand während des Kagyü-Mönlams in Bodhgaya/Indien das erste KHCP-Instituts-Meeting zwischen Ost und West statt. Es trafen sich jeweils 2 Leiter der Schulen/Klöster mit den KHCP-Ärzten. Lama Phunsok vertrat Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoches Schule in Kathmandu und überreichte dem KHCP-Team diesen Brief. Inzwischen hat unser westliches Ärzte-Team dort die Arbeit übernommen und im März 2011 ein weiteres Medicalcamp durchgeführt.

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KHCP Medicalcamp for 900th anniversary of 1st Karmapa Düsum Khyenpa in Bodhgaya12/2010: Medicalcamp for 900th anniversary of 1st Karmapa Düsum Khyenpa in Bodhgaya
Our KHCP medical team of almost 40 people arrives in Bodhgaya despite icy weather in Europe and fog in Delhi. ...Consultation of our ENT specialist, dentist, Tibetan medicine, acupuncture, neural therapy, physiotherapy, eye test and distribution of glasses, podiatry, skin therapy – disinfection of hundreds of heads...

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tn120 video monlam 2011Video KHCP-Trailer 2010
The video regarding the 5.th anniversary of KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project.

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