26 May: Reception with HRH the Prince of Wales; Tour of English Countryside

At 11 am on Friday 26th May 2017, His Holiness the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje was received by His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales at his country home of Highgrove (pictured). Their conversation covered issues of mutual concern, such as global climate change. His Holiness gifted His Royal Highness a copy of his new book ‘Interconnected: Embracing Life in Our Global Society’. The meeting was followed by a tour of the grounds & gardens.

HH Karmapa meets with HRH Prince of Wales in Highgrove

Following the historic meeting His Holiness traversed the beautiful English countryside, stopping in Chippenham, Avebury & Stonehenge.