Ven. Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche’s passing

The Karmapa Center 16 is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Venerable Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche this morning. Our hearts go out to his students in KTD, KTC and disciples’ around the world.

During his life, Rinpoche fulfilled the wishes of His Holiness, the 16th Gyalwang Karmapa. In addition to all his wonderful qualities and activities Rinpoche was a generous supporter for the Karmapa Center 16. He came to bless the land and provided much encouragement. We honor his unwavering devotion to the Karma Kagyu lineage.