Gangtok, May 19, 2012
After finishing his first round of dharma teaching of Taiwan, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje arrived at Malaysia today.
Earlier, His Holiness was given a rousing farewell at Taipei by both the monks and devotees at the roadside along the Grand Hotel to the Airport, who turned in hundreds and thousands states a release issued by the PRO, Sikkim to the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Trinley Thaye Dorje, today.
The release states, His Holiness would land at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) today at about 8PM and will stay there till May 25, 2012. His Holiness will be accorded dharma reception by his thousands of devotees tomorrow along-with the Mandala offerings of Body, Speech and Mind which will be followed by Mahakala Puja and empowerment of Manjushree by the HH in the evening. During the course of stay there, HH shall also initiate the monks and devotees with empowerment of Chenrejig and lead Mahakala Puja. Apart from visiting the Karma Kagyu centres, HH shall grant audiences to the monks and devotees of the country. His Holiness the Karmapa is also slated to lead Red Chenrezig Jang Chog Puja for Deceased and victim of natural calamities and would also attend dharma Questions & Answers Session at Kuala Lumpur.
After completing his Malaysia tour he is scheduled to leave for Singapore for his third round of visit on May 25, 2012.