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FIDE president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov says Lavrov, Kerry will discuss his US entry visa refusal

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov Moscow, Russia. FIDE president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov says Lavrov, Kerry will discuss his US entry visa refusal

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will look into the situation over a US entry visa refusal to the Russian citizen Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, who is President of the World Chess Federation (FIDE), Read the rest of this entry »

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FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov asked Obama for US citizenship

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov BAKU, September 11. /TASS/. President of the International Chess Federation [FIDE] Kirsan Ilyumzhinov in a letter to the U.S. President Barack Obama asked for the U.S. citizenship.

Earlier, he sent a letter to the U.S. president and received a notification it was registered. Read the rest of this entry »

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Telo Tulku Rinpoche

Telo Tulku Rinpoche Telo Tulku Rinpoche (Dilowa Khutugtu)

Erdne Ombadykow (born October 27, 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), also known as Telo Tulku Rinpoche, is the Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader of the Kalmyk people. He received his formal training as a Buddhist monk in India and was recognized by the Dalai Lama as the current reincarnation of the Buddhist Mahasiddha Tilopa. Since 1992, he has served as the spiritual head of the Buddhists in Kalmykia. He divides his time between Kalmykia and his family in Erie, Colorado. Read the rest of this entry »

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Celebration of 575th Anniversary of the Kalmyk Folk Epic Dzhangar in North America

Epic Dzhangar Celebration of 575th Anniversary of the Kalmyk Folk Epic Dzhangar in North America!

Dear friends!

You are cordially invited to the celebration of 575th Anniversary of the Kalmyk Folk Epic Dzhangar in North America! Read the rest of this entry »

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Lifestory of american kalmyk was published on KalmykiaNews

USA Lifestory of american kalmyk was published on KalmykiaNews

This story about Alexey Ivanchukov.

Alexey Ivanchukov was born Read the rest of this entry »

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Kalmyk Performers Jamming at the Folk Life Festival

Kalmyk Performers Jamming at the Folk Life Festival.

Washington, DC on July 6, 2013

Combined Clip from great Read the rest of this entry »

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First Annual Conference for Kalmyk Youth in USA

Conference for Kalmyk Youth in USA [ Ru ] First Annual Conference for Kalmyk Youth in USA

July 17, 2015, New Jersey: The first annual conference for Kalmyk Youth in America concluded successfully in New Jersey last weekend after two days of workshops and guest speakers.

The conference was held in Freehold, New Jersey with over 30 participants between the ages Read the rest of this entry »

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Telo Tulku Rinpoche Appointed Honorary Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Russia

Telo Tulku Rinpoche Telo Tulku Rinpoche, an influential Tibetan Buddhist leader of the Kalmyk people, has been appointed as the new Honorary Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the Tibet Culture & Information Centre (Office of Tibet) in Moscow, Russia.

He will take over as the new Representative once the paper works of the outgoing Representative Dr. Ngawang Rabgyal is complete.

Telo Rinpoche is the spiritual head of the Tibetan Buddhist tradition in Kalmykia. Born to a Kalmyk Mongolian family in the USA, he studied at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in South India at the age of 7. Read the rest of this entry »

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Come support our two soccer teams “Djangar” and “Lotus”

Dear Brothers and Sisters!

May 23-25.

Come support our two soccer teams “Djangar” and “Lotus” in the brisk fresh spring air.
The All Mongolian Championships is highly competitive so you will see some very physical action and high-powered shooting.
Invite your families, your friends, your neighbors, anyone who enjoys a good soccer games to attend this tournament! Read the rest of this entry »

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The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi will read comments to ‘Lotus Sutra’ in Kalmykia

Dear pilgrims!

From 13 to 16 April the Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi will read comments to ‘Lotus Sutra’ in the Elista, capital of the Republic of Kalmykia.

The Lotus Sutra presents itself as a discourse delivered by the Buddha toward the end of His life. The tradition in Mahayana states that the sutra was written down at the time of the Buddha and stored for five hundred years in a realm of snake gods (nagas). After this they were reintroduced into the human realm at the time of the Fourth Buddhist Council in Kashmir. The sutra’s teachings purport to be of a higher order than those contained in the agamas of the Sutra Piṭaka, and that humanity had been unable to understand the sutra at the time of the Buddha, and thus the teaching had to be held back.
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Welcome to ‘Evening of Kalmyk Songs’ in New York

Kalmyk Songs [ Ru ]

Dear Friends!

The Mongolian American Cultural Association and Kalmyk Project Inc. cordially invites you to an “Evening of Kalmyk songs” in New York City with the participation of the Smithsonian Festival Diplomats from One World Many Voices: Read the rest of this entry »

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Welcome to ‘Evening of Kalmyk Songs’ in Howell, NJ

Evening of Kalmyk Songs [ Ru ] For those who cannot attend the NYC performance of “An Evening of Kalmyk Songs”, there will be a performance in Howell, NJ the following week:

Ensemble “Magtal” will give you an opportunity to dive into the Kalmyk culture, to find yourself in the vastness of the Kalmyk Steppes and to enjoy national songs and dancing. Included is a “Meet The Artists” reception after the concert. Read the rest of this entry »

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Kalmyk lecturer Tatiana Momoldaeva passes internship at Boston University

Tatiana Momoldaeva Lecturer of the Department of Romance and Germanic Philology Tatiana Momoldaeva passes internship at Boston University (USA) in the Hubert H. Humphrey program, reported by a representative of the Department of International Relations of the Development Fund for Tourism Kalmykia.

Humphrey Program is part of Academic Exchange Program of Fulbright, the largest Read the rest of this entry »

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Article by Badmaeva Nana Sandzhievna about Telo Tulku Rinpoche’s visit to Kalmyk Project on June 28

USA [ Ru ] June 28, 2013, in Manhatten non-profit organization “Kalmyk Project” held a regular meeting for members and guests. (The organization was founded at the initiative of the Kalmyks, who came from Russia, and officially incorporated in June 2013.)

This meeting was invited Telo Tulku Rinpoche, gave a lecture on “The Four Noble Truths.” After the lecture, Telo Tulku Rinpoche spent on the practice of meditation. The audience consisted of people of all ages who came to the meeting Read the rest of this entry »

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Traditional kalmyk kibitka near the U.S. Capitol

Kalmyks on the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, USA [ Ru ] Kalmyk kibitka and Tuvan yurt appeared on the lawn of the National Mall in Washington in front of the U.S. Capitol within the ten-day folk festival of the Smithsonian Institution.

The organizers of this year, among others, talked about the traditional Russian peoples professing Buddhism – Kalmyks and Tuvans, their language, the lifestyle, the traditional art and Read the rest of this entry »

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