Karmapa visit 2024 – buy tickets

Tickets can now be booked for events during the Karmapa’s visit this July.  All tickets must be purchased online and in advance through the Karmapa Visit 2024 website.

The ‘standard’ ticket prices quoted on the website include a £5 discount for any purchases made before the end of May.


Pavilions of Harrogate,  Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, HG2 8NZ
Thursday 18 July, 3pm: Initiation of Green Tara


Manchester Central (formerly GMex), Manchester, M2 3GX

Saturday 20 July, 10.30am: Talk – The Buddhist Way of Life
Saturday 20 July, 3pm: Initiation of Sanjay Menla (Medicine Buddha)
Sunday 21 July, 10.30am: Talk – The Buddhist Way of Life
Sunday 21 July, 3pm: Initiation of Chenrezik

Book tickets

All tickets must be booked on our dedicated ticketing website: Karmapa Visit 2024

The Karmapa’s talks (which are linked but can be attended individually) are open to all.

The initiations are open only to those who have made a commitment to follow the Buddhist path by taking refuge. If anyone wishes to take refuge in advance of these events, please email karmapa2024@dechen.org no later than 14 July.