August 29 & 30, 2015: Lama Kunga Thartse Rinpoche MN Teaching Event Ven. Lama Kunga Rinpoche will kindly bestow the following initiations: Saturday, August 29, 2015, 10 AM Thousand Arm Chenrezig The manifestation of all the Buddhas’ compassion in the 1000-armed...Read More
Sakya Thupten Dargye Ling, also known as the Minnesota Sakya Center, is one of the oldest Sakya Centers in the United States, and is a branch of Tsechen Kunchab Ling, seat of His Holiness the Sakya Trizin in the United States. Over the years, the Center’s primary activities...Read More
The news of the earthquake, the loss of life and destruction in Nepal and the damage to the Great Stupa and monasteries amidst so much devastation has been very disheartening to me and to all of us. I extend my deepest condolences and sympathy to the monastics and to the people...Read More
WE ARE VERY THANKFUL TO His Holiness the Sakya Trizin and to all of those who participated in His recent visit to Minneapolis & we now look forward to His return! photo: Thor Anderson VIDEO: On April 18, 2015 His Holiness the Sakya Trizin gave a special talk on...Read More
- His Holiness the Sakya Trizin
At the Minnesota Sakya Center, we strive to serve the spiritual needs of the local Buddhist community, provide Dharma teachings appropriate to many levels of interest and understanding, and ultimately preserve the teachings of the Buddhist traditions and the Sakya lineage of Tibet so that they may continue to flourish and inspire wisdom and compassion for all beings.
Please click here for a special message from His Holiness about the earthquakes in Nepal and how you can help. . .THANK YOU TO HIS HOLINESS & ALL WHO MADE THE 2015 VISIT by HIS HOLINESS THE SAKYA TRIZIN a success. Click here for photos and video. . . . IMPORTANT NEW VIDEO: On April 18, 2015 His Holiness the Sakya Trizin gave a special talk on “Sakya Lineage” as part of his Minnesota program. In addition to providing a detailed history of the Sakya Lineage, His Holiness also explained the recently announced changes to the practice of succession in the Sakya Khon Lineage. Click here to view. . . . Read the latest issue of Melody of Dharma magazine
We welcome Lama Kunga Thartse Rinpoche for a major Teaching Event on August 29 & 30. Click here for details and to register. Please join us on Sundays from 9 to 11 am for meditation and contemplation followed by a tea break and then stay for the Family Dharma Program from 11:30 to 12:30, including Tara Practice and a Children’s Program. Come by on Thursdays for group practice and our book study group. Visit the events pages for links to these and upcoming special events. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU.