Note: Doctors Meeting Dhulikhel 2013-02

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...

Note: Visit Nala Monastery 2013-02

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...

Medical Camp DHK Kathmandu 2012-12

tn120 20121231 ktm dsl dhk checkup5KHCP-DHK-Medical- Dental- and Dermatology Camps at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's DSL-school in Kathmandu
31.12.2012 The KHCP and Dhulikhel Hospital DHK again organized a medical camp at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche's monastic school (DSL)....

Medical Camp Kagyu Monlam Bodhgaya 2012

tn120 20121221 monlam group 233912/2012: 5th KHCP-Medical Camp in Bodhgaya/India
The Kagyu Mönlam 2012 took place between December 14 and 21, with approximately 6,000 devotees in attendance... For the fifth 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...

Note: Happy New Year 2013

tn120 2013 hny fireworkKHCP-Note and HNY Happy New Year Wishes 2013
As usual we start with Medicalcamps in Kathmandu at Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoches place together with the Manang community. First time we`ll do a camp at Shamarpa´s new monastery in Raniban.
Then our medical-camp-group will split, one half will visits Pokhara and Muktinath and the other will go up via Kalimpong to Rumtek to help Karmapa´s people in the remote area and bring Rumtek Hospital forward ...

Medical Camp/Meeting Rumtek 2012-12

tn120 20121206 rumtek 985Dec. 5-7,2012: Medical camp, inspection and meeting in Rumtek/Sikkim/India

The KHCP provided a free medical camp (dermatologic screening) for the monks and nuns as well for the local habitants. We also could handover plenty of UV-protected sunglasses to the monks and nuns... The first on-site inspection of the old ruined Rumtek hospital took place. Then we had a meeting with the chairmen of the "Rumtek Monks and Lays Society" and the principles of our three Kagyü-monasteries/nunnery. We alltogether express our wish to  provide more medical support for the people in Rumtek and the remote areas...

Medical Camp Kalimpong 2012-12

KHCP-Medical Camp at Shedra KalimpongDec 04, 2012:  KHCP-Medical Camp at Shedra Kalimpong
The KHCP provided a dermatologic checkup for all monks and the staff of the Shedra in Kalimpong.

Note: Meeting Dhulikhel Hospital 2012-11

tn120 20121116 dhulikhel 721Note: KHCP meets Dhulikhel Hospital in Kathmandu/Nepal
Nov.13, 2012: Lama Rangjung (Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche), Pia and Peter (KHCP) went to Dhulikhel and had a fruitful talk with Dr. Ram Sheestra (director) and his administratives. They planned to connect all Kagyü-institutes/monasteries to this hospital for urgent cases.

Medical Camp KIBS-Kirtipur/Kathmandu 2012-11

tn120 20121122 kirtipur group 869Nov 22-23, 2012:  KHCP-Medicalcamp at KIBS in Kirtipur/Kathmandu.

In colaboration with 8 doctors of the Dhulikhel Hospital, the KHCP provided a free medicalcamp for the monks and nuns as well for the local habitants of Kirtipur. The checkups happened at Shangpa Rinpoche´s monastery (KIBS) during the teachings/empowerment of Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche.

Note: Raniban Kathmandu 2012-11

tn120 20121119 raniban 756Note: Medical room at Raniban,Kathmandu/Nepal 2012-11
Nov 19, 2012: In a works meeting in July 2012 Shamar Rinpoche offered a room for KHCP in his new monastery construction in Kathmandu. Now the KHCP met the architect Willi Kroeger of Shamarpa at place. Willi showed us the whole construction area of the monastery incl. the future medical room.

Note: Monlam 2012-Video

tn120 video monlam 2011Monlam 2012 Note, Bodhgaya/India
Dec 12-22, 2012: The KHCP will do their 5th Kagyü Mönlam Medicalcamp at the bodhi tree. Every friend are very welcome to join our volunteer team in any way. Again we are expecting more than 3000 patients. Watch the video to learn what the Mönlam is...

Clinic Project Rumtek 2012 #1

tn120 201203 rumtek clinic 419KHCP-Clinic Project Rumtek/Sikkim/India - 2012 Part1
According to the wish of H.H. 17th Karmapa the old Rumtek hospital is to be re-established. In March 2012, both his Holiness Gyalwa Karmapa and Jigme Rinpoche assigned the task of building the medical structure of the hospital  to the KHCP. We have been supporting Karmapa’s nunnery, Shamar Rinpoche’s school and Nedo Rinpoche’s monastery in Rumtek since 2005. Now, we are ready to start this project! In collaboration with Jigme Rinpoche and “Infinite Compassion”...