Karma Kagyu organizations request Karmapa to recognize the 15th Kunzig Shamarpa

14th Shamarpa with the 17th Karmapa

On the 1st October 2014, an official statement was released by the three main Karma Kagyu organizations in the West: Bodhi Path, the French Federation of Karma Kagyu Buddhist Centers, and Diamond Way Buddhism. It details their formal request to Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa to recognize the 15th Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche.

You can read the full statement here: Request to recognise 15th Shamarpa

Karma Kagyu Buddhist Centers
October 3, 2014
of the Karma Kagyu Lineage