His Holiness the 17th Karmapa is one of the most influential Buddhist teachers speaking on the environment. At last years Kagyu Monlam he made all Karma Kagyu centers vegetarian and this year he is releasing a booklet highlighting our responsibility to protect the environment. His Holiness is a major contributor in Wisdom’s upcoming A Buddhist Response to the Climate Emergency, available at the end of April. Other contributors include His Holiness the Dalai Lama, H.H. Sakya Trizin, Bhikkhu Bodhi, Thich Nhat Hahn, and many more.
As you may know Wisdom has been on the cutting edge of environmental publishing. Our Environmental Mindfulness program has saved a tremendous amount of resources. To see our recent statistics click here.
For more information on the Kagyu Monlam and His Holiness’s booklet on the environment visit the Monlam webpage.