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Sunday mornings alternate each week between Dharma Gatherings, Open Meditation and Learn to Meditate. Meditation instruction is offered in a separate room, at each of these gatherings, for those who wish it. All programs conclude with tea, cookies and conversation.  Learn more





Karmapa Foundation is pleased to announce an evening talk by His Holiness the 17th Karmapa

Joining Heart and Mind: Creating a Compassionate World

April 14, 2015
7 pm to 9 pm

Ethical Culture Society
33 Central Park West (64th Street)
New York, NY 10023

News Flash: Become a Patron of the Karmapa Foundation and the 2015 Visit

We are now making available tickets in the following categories, first come, first served. 

  • Premium orchestra tickets, originally $1,000, now available for $800. These tickets include a rupa from and reception with His Holiness.
  • Semi-premium tickets (back of orchestra) originally $250 now available for $175.
  • Hardship and monastic tickets in the balcony, available by donation (contact

Let’s fill the hall for His Holiness and raise money to cover his visit.