DPR teaches at 2017 Parinirvana Day weekend celebration

The Karmapa Center 16 invites you to a weekend celebration of Parinirvana Day for His Holiness the 16th KarmapaSpace is limited, therefore tickets are REQUIRED even for free events.

Friday, November 3, 2017, 7:00 pm | Illinois Beach Resort Hotel

Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche (DPR) teaching followed by tea & snacks

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 2:30 pm | The Karmapa Center 1641230 Kilbourne Road, Wadsworth, IL 60083

Public teaching by DPR followed by tea & snacks at The Karmapa Center 16

Sunday, November 5, 2017 | The Karmapa Center 16 in Wadsworth, IL

9:00 am – 12 noon | Extensive Guru Yoga practice for Parinirvana Day with DPR, Dilyak Drupon Rinpoche and Lamas in Tibetan

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm | 16th Karmapa relic blessing and short liturgy in English


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email: office@karmapacenter16.org. We are all volunteers. We will happily answer you email as soon as we are able! Thank you for your patience.

Where can I stay?

KC16 has reserved a block of rooms at a discounted rate at The Illinois Beach Resort Hotel. Phone 847-625-7300 and reserve your room directly. Room reservation cut off is October 24, 2017 or until the block is full. A few rooms will be available one day prior and one day following the event.

The Friday evening event will be held at Illinois Beach Hotel.

Please note Saturday and Sunday events will be held at The Karmapa Center 16, 41230 Kilbourne Road, Wadsworth, IL 60083. The center is about a 15 – 20 minute drive from the hotel