Title : Milarepa
Genre : Stage Play
Directed By : His Eminence the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjee
Duration : 1.30 hrs
Production year : 2010
For generation the story of Yogi Milarepa have inspired and motivated Tibetan and Himalayan Buddhist communities leading a pious and struggled life. His early life is dotted happiness, prosperity and richness. However after the untimely death of his father, misery and poverty come to him in form of wicked uncle and aunt. Out of sheer desperation, his mother finally persuades him to learn the black magic and take revenge on those who caused so much pain. However, his later life of repentance, hard work and finally accomplishing nirvana has exemplified the highest quality of human life.
The play was directed by His Eminence Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjee in 2010. It was premiered at Bodh Gaya during the concluding session of the Milarepa Initiation conducted by His Eminence Gyalwang Karmapa.