tn120 20150922 checkup bodhgaya 1Checkups and health instructions at Dhargye Chokhor Ling Monastery in Bodhgaya/India
Sept. 2015: 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...

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tn120 20160506 khcp k17birthday 32342016-05-06: "Happy Birthday Karmapa" celebration at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s monastery in Nala/Nepal
The young monks and lamas of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche sent us photos and paintings of their celebration of the birthday of Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thay Dorje.
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tn120 20150428 ktm earthquake sershangReminder Gallery Earthquake Kathmandu "1 Year AFTER"
This image gallery should remind of what had going on in Nepal and what´s to do over the next years. KHCP supports 13 Kagyu-institutes incl. orphanages in Nepal and collaborates with Dhulikhel Hospital near Kathmandu. Furthermore in 2016 we started to organize education classes in order to be prepared for such disasters.

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2015:
...for the 10th anniversary of the Project ... Following the earthquake in Nepal, an enormous force of donors and helpful connections was mobilized. We managed to collect more than 170,000 Euros and distributed it to all our institutes in Nepal
...Over the year we ran numerous medical and dental camps at our institutes, monasteries and schools in the Himalayas...The 8th Monlam Medical Camp with more than 40 helpers from the “East and West” managed to treat over 3,000 people. Karmapa took the time to hold a meeting with all leaders of Karma Kagyu Institutes and Projects...

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monlam khcp groupWorks Meeting Bodhgaya with Jigme Rinpoche and representatives of Sharminub Foundation, KHCP and the Dhulikhel Hospital during Kagyü Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
On 16th of December 2015, we all had a very fruitful meeting. As you know, it was arranged to extend our KHCP work to Sharminub. This plan is now being realised. With this meeting the representatives agreed on the following...

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Medical Camp at Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery in Nala03-2015: KHCP-DHK-Medical-Dental Camp at Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery in Nala/Nepal
Medical services and teachings have been provided by Karmapa´s Healthcare Project/Dhulikhel Hospital at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche´s monastery in Nala/Nepal.. 2016: Regarding nurses at Nala monatery. She already started to stay in Nala monastery after completing of 4 weeks training in our hospital. We are setting up the clinic. Dhagpo Sheydrup Ling Foundation are very happy for us.

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khcp monlam Karmapa Worksmeeting Bodhgaya12/2015: Karmapa Works Meeting during Kagyü Monlam in Bodhgaya/India
On 17th December 2015, H.H. Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje held a meeting for all Karma Kagyu monasteries, Rinpoches, NGOs and Projects at the Karma Gompa in Bodhgaya.
H.H. Karmapa stated that he gathered everybody as he wishes to enhance collaborations between the different groups.
The main points of H.H. Karmapa’s talk will be summarised in this report...

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khcp monlam medical camp12/2015: 8th KHCP-Medical Camp in Bodhgaya/India
The Kagyu Monlam 2015 took place between December 15 and 21, with thousands of devotees in attendance... For the 8th time this year, the KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project provided free medical checkups and healthcare for participants in the Monlam as well as the local population. About 4,000 patients were treated by 50 voluntary helpers: general practitioners, EENT, orthopedist, dentists, opticians, physiotherapists, Tibetan medicine, acupuncturists, nurses, assistants, organisers and helpers from a total of nine nations..

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Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje departures with a helicopterNala / Nepal - Nov. 02-06, 2015
Inauguration of Dhagpo Sheydrup Ling Monastery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche


After the ceremonies H.H.17.Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje
departures with a helicopter to visit a meditation cave in the high mountains.
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tn120 201511 nala inauguration 873714407107987961Medical Camp for Inauguration DSL Monastery Nala 2015-11:
Our volunteers and team doctors from KHCP/Dhulikhel Hospital provided a medical camp during the inauguration of Dhagpo Sheydrup Ling Monastery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Nala. Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje leaded the ceremonies...

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Fund-Raising Announcement/Report of Kagyü monasteries in Rumtek/Sikkim/IndiaFund-Raising Announcement/Report of Kagyü monasteries in Rumtek/Sikkim/India
Our friends in Rumtek need help - despite earthquake in Nepal we have´nt forget the indian sites. The life in Rumtek is very poor and medical support is far away. Since 2005 the three Karma Kagyü institutes are supported by KHCP-Karmapa´s Healthcare Project. In summer 2015 the three Kagyü-sites requested KHCP to fund-raise some money to liftup the miserable conditions. Please help! Read more for full photo report >>

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khcp matrix10 Years Anniversary of KHCP Karmapa´s Healthcare Project ...
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.
This gallery gives an overview about "How it began and what the project has achieved" >>

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tn120 201509 ladakh k17 IMG 2754Inauguration of Karma Dupgyud Choeling Monastery 2015-09
in Leh/Ladakh/India with H.H.Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje...
... and a pilgrimage with Karmapa to diverse monasteries and spiritual places in Ladakh ...

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tn120 20150300 pokhara jcm group 875503-2015: KHCP-DHK-Medical-Dental Camp at Jangchub Choeling Monastery in Pokhara/Nepal
Medical services have been provided by Karmapa´s Healthcare Project/Dhulikhel Hospital at Shangpa Rinpoche's monastery in Pokhara/Nepal...

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khcp Free Medical Camp KathmanduFree Medical Camp Kathmandu 2015-06:
A powerful 7.8 earthquake — the country's worst in 80 years — rocked Nepal on April 25, 2015, killing so far more than 10,000 citizens and leveling buildings and centuries-old temples. More than 1.5 Millions are homeless.
The KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital provide a Free Medical Camp at Braga Gompa near Swayambhu in Kathmandu. Hundreds of local habitants could benefit from basic and dental treatments. Here some photos of the collaborated campaign >>

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khcp Medical Tour Nepal Orphanages"After Earthquake" Medical Tour Nepal Orphanages-Funds-Dhulikhel 2015-06:
Our volunteers and team doctors from KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital traveled to following of our Karma Kagyu Orphanages and institutes in Nepal: Sertshang orphanage Home and Orphanage Punarbac Plus of Chogyal Rinpoche , Orphanage Spark Children Home in Lalitpur/Kathmandu, University Hospital Kathmandu in Dhulikhel, Karmapa Sharmanag Committee, Kathmandu, Manang Social Service Community and Manang Trust...

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tn120 20150603 khcp nala group 8489"After Earthquake" Medical Tour Nala-Kirtipur-Pokhara 2015-06:
Our volunteers and team doctors from KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital traveled to following of our Karma Kagyu Monasteries in Nepal: Dhagpo Sheydrupling Monastic School of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Nala, Kagyu Institute Buddhist Studies of Shangpa Rinpoche in Kirtipur, Dhubgyu Chokorling Manang Monastery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Matepani/Pokhara , Jangchub Choling Monastery of Dubsing Rinpoche in Pokhara...

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khcp kimdol tsechu"After Earthquake" Medical Tour Kathmandu 2015-06:
Our volunteers and team doctors from KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital traveled to following of our Karma Kagyu Monasteries in Nepal: Shri Karma Raja Maha Vihar Monastery main seat of H.H. 17th Gyalwa Karmapa in Kathmandu, Sharminub Retreat Center of Shamar Rinpoche, Hasantar Nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche, Karma Tharjay Chokorling Kadgyupa Monastery in Boudha of Beru Khyentse Rinpoche, Lhundrup Choling Monastery of Sang Sang Rinpoche, Sangey Choeling Monastery of Lopön Tsechu Rinpoche...

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tn120 video manipuja08Mani Puja of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche 2008 at Manang Gompa Kathmandu/Nepal

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Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche requested KHCP to fundraise for reconstruction of his Manang gompa and also for his damaged new monastery in Nala. Please use the keyword "Gompa SGR"

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Summary of Earthquake Nepal 2015:
- A detailled photo report about the situations after the earthquake
- donation listing
- building reports
- thank-you letters and receipts
- Photo report of the medical tour to all of our Karma Kagyu Monasteries in Nepal to assess the physical condition and immediate helps in terms of relief or and medical aids...

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earthquake dhulikhelMay. 27, 2015: Interview with University Hospital Kathmandu
Interview with Dr. Ram Sheestra (director of the University Hospital Kathmandu in Dhulikhel) talking about the situation and the work after the earthquake.

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tn120 20150603 khcp nala group 8489First Medical Report after the earthquake in Nepal 2015:
Our volunteers and team doctors from KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital traveled to all of our Karma Kagyu Monasteries in Nepal to assess the physical condition and immediate helps in terms of relief or and medical aids ...

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tn120 20150605 khcp sharmanag sonamJune 16, 2015:   Karmapa´s letter to all donors of KHCP arrived today.

In this days our KHCP-medical team is on Nepal-Tour.
Purpose of visit: Post earthquake screening and evaluation. Outbreak Control and WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene) in Emergency program.
Karmapa´s letter and more informations about the relief campaigns in Nepal and
the Preliminary account listing of all Nepal Earthquake Donations > Click READ MORE !)

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tn120 sharminub monastery 0213Announcement: Medical camps at Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling Monastery and Sharminub Monastery, Kathmandu/Nepal, May 25 - June 8, 2015:
H.H.Karmapa Thaye Dorje will inaugurate Dhagpo Sheydrub Ling, the new monastery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and then Karmapa will lead aspiration prayers for the swift return of Karma Kagyu lineage holder Shamar Rinpoche in Kathmandu. During this two weeks of ceremonies the KHCP-DHK will provide two grand medical camps at both places. Again like last year we expect to treat hundreds of people every day. Our team consist on medical professions from Kathmandu and Europe. But we are still looking for more medical helpers and volunteers. And of course every small donation is welcome to buy all the necessary medicaments.

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2014:
...a medical camp for Shamarpa´s cremation in Kathmandu and offer help for thousands of people who paid their last respects to him... over the year there were further numerous medical and dental camps at our institutes, monasteries and schools in the Himalayas... Conforming with the wishes of Karmapa and Shamarpa, many "Western" friends were able to develop their social activity and help at KHCP's Mönlam medical camp last December. Almost 50 helpers from many nations treated more than 3000 people in just one week... In 2014 KHCP was proud to collect about 53.000 Euros...

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khcp monlam medical camp12/2014: 7th KHCP-Medical Camp in Bodhgaya/India
The Kagyu Monlam 2014 took place between December 15 and 21, with thousands of devotees in attendance... For the 7th time this year, the KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project provided free medical checkups and healthcare for participants in the Monlam as well as the local population. Over 3,000 patients were treated by 40 voluntary helpers: physicians, dentists, physiotherapists, Tibetan medicine, acupuncturists, nurses, assistants, organisers and helpers...

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tn120 20130101 rumtek waterpur2Water treatment plant at monastery/school of Nedo Rinpoche in Rumtek/Sikkim
Febr. 2013: Every year, the KHCP tries to set up specialised projects that help improve the healthcare situation in situ. This way Nedo Rinpoche’s monks in Rumtek received a budget for the installation of a water treatment plant. Now they  sent us their pictures of the new installation here.

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tn120 20140427 muktinath medicalcamp 840104-2014: Medical camp in Shangpa Rinpoche´s nunnery Muktinath/Nepal
Here at 3800 m altitude medical services are provided by Karmapa´s Healthcare Project/Dhulikhel Hospital and the people living in Muktinath are invited as well, of course...

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tn120 20140426 pokhara sgrm medicalcamp 804204-2014: KHCP-DHK-Medical Camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's monastery Pokhara/Nepal
Medical services and teachings have been provided by Karmapa´s Healthcare Project/Dhulikhel Hospital at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Monastery in Pokhara/Nepal...

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20140422 pokhara jcm medicalcamp04-2014: KHCP-DHK-Medical Camp at Shangpa Rinpoche's monastery Pokhara/Nepal
Medical services and teachings have been provided by Karmapa´s Healthcare Project/Dhulikhel Hospital at Shangpa Rinpoche's monastery in Pokhara/Nepal...

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tn120 20140404 ladakh medicalcamp P4049265KHCP-Medical and Dental Camp in Leh/Ladakh/India, April 2014
for monks and young disciples of Rigjung Residential School and Karma Dupgyud Choeling Monastery on 3600m altitude, working temperatures between -10°C and 5°C, general checkups for 300 children/200 lay-people, 135 dental checkups, 105 teeth extractions, hygiene and dental instructions to 370 students (4-18y) of the school...

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tn120 20140731 ktm sharminub group 1716Medical camp at Sharminub Monastery, Kathmandu/Nepal 2014-07
July 18-31, 2014: KHCP-DHK provided a medical camp during the cremation ceremony of Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche in Kathmandu. Our team consist on medical professions from Kathmandu and Europe.

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tn120 20131031 hasantar medicalcamp 9125Note: Medical camp at nunnery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu/Nepal
Oct. 2013: The KHCP-DHK-medical team performed medical checkups for the nuns of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche in Kathmandu...

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tn120 20140327 ktm dentalcamp 3775KHCP-DHK-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Temple in Kathmandu
March 10-12, 2014: Like last year, the KHCP again organized a medical camp during Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's grand Chenrezig accumulation for the more than 2000 practitioners. With the fruitful collaboration with the Dhulikhel Hospital from Kathmandu and the cooperation with the Manang-Social-Services-Committee we could again carry out plenty hundreds of treatments...

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tn120 20130910 shedra checkups 1Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India/Westbengal
Sept. 10, 2013: Shedra-monks doing their annual medical camp . All monks of the University got a profound check and treatment by the 3 doctors from Kalimpong. After that some medical lectures had been provided...

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tn120 shamar rinpoche14th Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche passed away
On June 11, 2014 the 14th Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche died suddenly in Germany at the age of 62. He had just completed several days of teachings at his main European seat in Renchen-Ulm, Germany....Cremation in Kathmandu...

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tn120 20131023 kirtipur medicalcamp 08859Note: Medical checkups at monastery of Shangpa Rinpoche in Kirtipur/Nepal
Oct 23, 2013: The KHCP-DHK-medical team performed medical checkups for the nuns of Shangpa Rinpoche at KIBS Kagyu Institute of Buddhist Studies in Kirtipur...

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tn120 20130727 bodhgaya checkups 027Checkups and health instructions at Dhargye Chokhor Ling Monastery in Bodhgaya/India
Juli 27, 2013: 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...

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2013:
KHCP has existed for over eight years now and has carried out tens of thousands of treatments at numerous medical camps in the Himalayas and in Bodhgaya. ...parts of our work have now been taken over by Dhulikhel Hospital, the University Hospital of Nepal. We have hired a constant KHCP physician and an assistant. The two of them regularly travel to visit the 24 monasteries and schools to offer medical services. Two small orphanages are also among these destinations...

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khcp monlam medical camp12/2013: 6th KHCP-Medical Camp in Bodhgaya/India
The Kagyu Monlam 2013 took place between December 14 and 20, with thousands of devotees in attendance... For the sixt time this year, the KHCP - Karmapa´s Healthcare Project provided free medical checkups and healthcare for participants in the Monlam as well as the local population. Over 2,000 patients were treated by 42 voluntary helpers: physicians, dentists, physiotherapists, Tibetan medicine, acupuncturists, nurses, assistants, organisers and helpers from a total of twelve countries...

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tn120 20131206 takdah medicalgroup 600KHCP-Dental-Medical-Wintertour 2013-12 to Takdah/Darjeeling and Kalimpong/India
The KHCP-team provided dental treatments, basical checkups as well as hygiene and dental instructions for Shamarpa´s young students. The team managed hundreds of tooth extractions, fillings, professional cleanings, topical fluoride applications and hygiene and dental instructions.

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tn120 20130613 dhagpo group 2358Note: Inauguration Dhagpo Kagyü Ling in France
The new meditation hall and library of Dhagpo Kagyü Ling has been inaugurated by Shamar Rinpoche. The days after the inauguration Shamar Rinpoche gave a empowerment of Gyalwa Gyamtso, the buddha of Great Compassion in union. Karmapa´s Healthcare Project followed the invitation by Jigme Rinpoche and participates the event.

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tn120 20120310 kibi k17groupMarch 9-10, 2013: KHCP-Checkups at K.I.B.I. in New Delhi/India

Like last year, the KHCP again provided medical and dental treatments during Karmapa´s course at KIBI. Some students with gastrointestinal complaints could be treated. At the end our team were lucky to had an audience with Karmapa...

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tn120 20130306 rumtek medcamp IMG 9493March 4-6,2013: Medical/Dental Camp in Rumtek/Sikkim/India

Our medical team consisted of three physicians and one nurse. Dr.dent. Regina Oettke, the dentist, had more than enough to do. She examined all monks and nuns and treated those who needed treatment. We also examined the 36 students of the neighboring state school, who were really in need of medical care, particularly because none of them had healthy teeth. We carried out a teeth brushing training and hygiene teaching and distributed tooth brushes and tooth paste...

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KHCP-Medical/Dental Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/IndiaMarch 03, 2013: KHCP-Medical/Dental Camp at Shedra Kalimpong/India
"We have been welcomed very heartily and hospitable by the students of the Buddhist University Kalimpong. Then the KHCP-team provided medical and dental treatments for everybody here. Regina checked the teeth and did some fillings. More then 50 persons used our offer. Next day we travelled on to Rumtek."

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tn120 PDF logoAnnual Report 2012:
The year 2012 was marked by some reorganization, new tasks and various new collaborations. Karmapa’s Healthcare Project is 7 years old now and it is time that our young friends in the East and West take over parts of the work. We have an online-office now... Altogether, more than 100 healthcare professionals and helpers from more than 20 nations and three different continents were travelling volunteerly over the winter... New collaboration between KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital, we have now the chance to provide broad and permanent healthcare in our Kagyu institutes.

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tn120 20130225 ktm medcamp 522Febr. 25, 2013: Works meeting with Dupsing Rinpoche, Kathmandu/Nepal
In a works meeting the financial reports of the monasteries of Shangpa Rinpoche in Pokhara and Kathmandu were checked by Dupsing Rinpoche and Pia/Peter from KHCP. Furthermore, they talked about the medical plans for 2013. Rinpoche offered to be the contact person for future activities of the KHCP at all four monasteries/nunnery (being in the KHCProject) of Shangpa Rinpoche in Nepal.

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tn120 20130302 boudha bkr 669March 02, 2013: Checkups at Beru Kyentse Rinpoche´s Monastery in Boudha/Kathmandu
The KHCP visited Beru Kyentse Rinpoche's monastery in Boudha. The young monks getted examined by the physician, dentist and optician. Anna and Inka (volunteers at place) showed the team around and they talked about the medical situation...

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KHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Gompa in KathmanduKHCP-Medical- Dental- and Optician Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's Mani Gompa in Kathmandu
23.2.- 6.3.2013 Due to the fruitful collaboration of the KHCP physicians with the Manang-Social-Services-Committee and their physicians and the cooperation with "Dentist & Friends" from Munich as well as with our optician team, we could again carry out several hundreds of treatments. Patients came from: Manang Lay Society, monks and nuns of Swayambhu, Orphanage "Spark Children Project Kathmandu", Monks of Sang Sang Rinpoche of Lhun Drup Cho Ling Monastery, Sershang Orphanage of Chogyal Rinpoche in Kimdol...

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tn120 20130227 dhulikhel 641Febr. 27, 2012: Doctors Meeting in Dhulikhel/Nepal
After a journey with lovely views of the Himalayan eight-thousanders, our KHCP team arrived at Dhulikhel Hospital near Namo Buddha. We were warmly welcomed by the administrative staff and invited to the doctors’ cafeteria for sustenance. After that, Dr. Ram’s doctors and heads of the departments showed us around all the departments of the hospital. We had a lively exchange of information about the various activities of both sides. ...In the end, our team had a meeting with Dr. Ram Sheestra (founder and director of the hospital). ... the KHCP directors handed over to him a donation of 10,000 € for the installation of a large emergency power generator (100 kilowatts) for the childbirth department...

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tn120 20130227 dhulikhel 605Febr. 27, 2012: Visit of the new Nala Monastery near Namo Buddha
The KHCP team visited the construction site of the new monastery of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche at Nala near Dhulikhel (near Namo Buddha, east of Kathmandu). Lama Lekshey and Rangjung Lama welcomed us with a tea ceremony. After that, Rangjung showed us all rooms and premises...

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