Category: Announcements

Announcements

First Memorial of the Parinirvana of HH Jigdal Dagchen Dorjee Chang

Message from Adrienne Chan (co-director of Sakya Monastery):

 

Sakya Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism wishes to announce the memorial event for the first anniversary of the parinirvana of H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Dorje Chang. We will spend six days practicing Chenrezi Drub Choe prayers and making offerings, and on the last day we will hold a candlelight vigil in the evening. The final day, April 29th, will be livestreamed on our website. Your sangha is invited to attend these prayers in person, but for those who cannot attend, we hope this livestream will allow participation from all over the world. Please kindly share the attached flyer with your community.

April 24th-30th, 2017

Daily Chenrezi Drub Choe Prayers

Dates: April 24-29

Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm & 2:00 pm-4:00pm

Location: Sakya Monastery Shrine Room

April 24-28: Includes mini Tsok offerings

April 29: Honored guest Her Eminence Jetsun

Kushok Rinpoche joins this prayer service. Also

includes an elaborate Tsok offering.

Candlelight Vigil

Date: April 29

Time: 8:00 pm

Location: Sakya Monastery

All events on April 29th will be

livestreamed online at

http://drubchoe2017.sakya.org/

 

H. H. Sakya Trizin’s visit to Seattle

H.H. Sakya Trizin will be visiting Seattle earlier than planned. The current schedule for his visit is as follows:

For more and updated information visit : www.sakya.org

Thursday, March 31
H.H. Sakya Trizin arrives at SeaTac Airport. Contact our office for arrival time.

Saturday, April 2
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Mahakala Puja
Lunch break: Noon – 2:00 pm

Everyone is welcome to come and bring offerings to Sakya Monastery and the lamas. People who have received the Sakya Mahakala Initiation may follow our sadhana. Those who have not received this initiation may stay and observe the Puja.

Sunday, April 3
10:00 – 11:30 AM Dharma Talk: Chogyal Phagpa’s “Advice of the Precious Jewel Garland”

Limited seating, registration required – Tickets currently available only to Sakya Monastery members. General public tickets, if available, can be purchased beginning on March 29th.

Monday, April 4
8:00 – 10:00 AM Tenshug Ceremony and Long-life Prayers for H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Sakya
Requested by H.H. Sakya Trizin. (more…)