Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Sonam Wangchug
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Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby Sonam Wangchug » Thu Apr 15, 2010 9:58 pm

Just thought i'd let everyone know, that the Karma kagyu monastery Thrangu monastery has been destroyed after years of building. Check out the prayer thread for more info.

Sönam
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Re: Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby Sönam » Fri Apr 16, 2010 7:04 am

It is hard ...

May all who went beyond found a peaceful place,

All is perfect, I cannot pretend it's the other way,
May this disaster stick Chinese and Tibetan together,
May the world turn his head on them,
May a new dawn rise on Tibet

_/\_
By understanding everything you perceive from the perspective of the view, you are freed from the constraints of philosophical beliefs.
By understanding that any and all mental activity is meditation, you are freed from arbitrary divisions between formal sessions and postmeditation activity.
- Longchen Rabjam -

Aemilius
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Re: Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby Aemilius » Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:21 am

Sonam Wangchug wrote:Just thought i'd let everyone know, that the Karma kagyu monastery Thrangu monastery has been destroyed after years of building. Check out the prayer thread for more info.



How reliable is that news?? Does it mean the one in Nepal ?? I can't find any reference to it, in Buddhist channel or other buddhist news pages. What is your source ??
svaha

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Re: Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby heart » Fri Apr 16, 2010 10:43 am

http://www.thranguemergency.org/

Looks dependable enough to me.

/magnus
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Alaya7
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Re: Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby Alaya7 » Fri Apr 16, 2010 1:12 pm

no is is over 80 monks dead found the nunnery is still in tackt so all the monks alive moved to the nunnery
Prayers and greatly apreciated

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Re: Thrangu monastery has been destroyed leaving 30 monks dead

Postby Alaya7 » Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:51 pm

now it is over 1300 people dead and many monks and people injured donations are greatly apreeciated and awarness about the situation Thank you very much


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