A Golden Swan in Turbulent Waters
The life and Times of the Tenth Karmapa Choying Dorje
Shamar Rinpoche shares the life story of remarkable bodhisattva and artist the Tenth Karmapa (1604-1674), who lived during a dramatic time in Tibetan history.
Shamar Rinpoche, Mipham Chökyi Lodrö (1952-2014), was the 14th Shamarpa. Born in Derge, Tibet, Shamar Rinpoche was recognized by the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa in 1957 and by the 14th Dalai Lama. Shamar Rinpoche was an accomplished Buddhist master