法王新闻 | 2006年02月
地點：印度 瓦拉那西 薩納
報導：Karma Woser Rapten
On Wednesday, February 8, 2006, His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa attended a conference entitled “The Convergence of the Views of the Four Great Lineages of Tibetan Buddhism” at the request of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The conference was held at the Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies in Sarnath, Varanasi. His Holiness Karmapa had not originally planned to attend the conference, but after his stay in Sarnath was extended, he accepted H.H. the Dalai Lama’s request to attend the conference.
The conference was officiated by HH Dalai Lama and featured two scholars from each of the four main lineages of Tibetan Buddhism: the Nyingma, Kagyu, Sakya, and Geluk lineages, who were to present the views of their respective lineages.
上午的會議開場，由尊貴的達賴喇嘛發表演說，緊接著是代表格魯傳承來自色拉寺(Sera monastery)的格西洛桑丹增(Geshi Lobsang Tenzin)、教授耶希他給(Prof. Yeshi Thabkhe)，及代表薩迦傳承來自薩迦學院(Sakya College)的堪布嘉措(Khenpo Gyaltso)發表論文。
The morning session opened with a speech by HH Dalai Lama, which was followed by presentations by Geshe Lobsang Tenzin, a Geluk scholar from Sera monastery, Prof. Yeshi Thabkhe, and Khenpo Gyamtso, a Sakya scholar from the Sakya College.
His Holiness attended lunch with HH the Dalai Lama, along with Kyabje Thrangu Rinpoche, and His Holiness’s sister Ngodub Pelzom.
下午會議，於1:30pm開始，在尊貴的達賴喇嘛邀請下，法王噶瑪巴也分享了他的觀點發表了一篇演說。緊接著即由代表寧瑪傳承來自南卓林寺(Namdroling Monastery)的堪布耶喜多傑(Khenpo Yeshe Dorje)，及代表噶舉傳承來自隆德(Rumtek)與智慧林(Sherab Ling)的堪布嘎汪(Khenpo Gawang)、堪布竹清諾布(Khenpo Tsultrim Norbu)發表論文。之後，法王噶瑪巴返回智慧金剛大學給與西方弟子有關皈依的教授。
The afternoon session started around 1:30pm. A the request of His Holiness Dalai Lama, His Holiness Karmapa shared his views on the Great Lineages in opening remarks to the gathering. His remarks were followed by presentations by Nyingma Khenpo Yeshe Dorje from Namdroling Monastery and Khenpo Gawang and Khenpo Tsultrim Norbu, from Rumtek and Sherab Ling, respectively. His Holiness later returned to the Vajra Vidya Institute where he gave a teaching on refuge to Western students.
On 10th February 2006, His Holiness Karmapa attended the opening ceremonies of a three-day international conference entitled “Buddhism in Asia: Challenges and Prospects,” which conference was also held at the Central Institute for Higher Tibetan Studies. The event featured an inaugural address by H.H. Dalai Lama, as well as auspicious prayers, and welcome and keynote addresses. Following H.H. the Dalai Lama’s address, His Holiness enjoyed refreshments with H.H. Dalai Lama and the conference participants on the grounds of the Central Institute. Following this, the Karmapa returned to the Vajra Vidya Institute. – Karma Woser Rabten