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PostPosted: Sat May 28, 2011 5:38 pm 
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A short video of the celebration at Bodhgaya of the 900th anniversary of the first Karmapa. Extracts of talks by the Sharmapa and by the 17th Karmapa Thaye Trinley Dorje.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PCpRaePi8S8
Includes a biographical account of the first Karmapa.
Karmapa Khyeno!
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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 4:26 pm 
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Thank you Greg, this is wondrous.

Please note it is Shamarpa, not Sharmapa.


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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 5:30 pm 
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sherabpa wrote:
Thank you Greg, this is wondrous.

Please note it is Shamarpa, not Sharmapa.
Dear Sherabpa, my pleasure!
Please note it is "wonderful" not "wonderous" :tongue:
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PostPosted: Sun May 29, 2011 8:08 pm 
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Shamarpa = ཞྭ་དམར་པ = Zhwa (hat) dmar (red) pa (man) on account of the hat the first Shamarpa was given by the third Karmapa Rangung Dorje.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shamarpa

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:13 am 
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gregkavarnos wrote:
sherabpa wrote:
Thank you Greg, this is wondrous.

Please note it is Shamarpa, not Sharmapa.
Dear Sherabpa, my pleasure!
Please note it is "wonderful" not "wonderous" :tongue:
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Its neither, its wondrous, as I said :P


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