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
TICKETS NOW ON SALE! Events include a public talk “How To Face Difficult Circumstances from a Buddhist Perspective” (co-hosted by Minnesota Sakya Center & Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota) and a 2-day Kalachakra Empowerment. Reserve your space...Read More
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Please join us for a special visit by H.E. Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche this summer, including three initiations and teachings in Minneapolis, as well as two initiations in Wausau, WI. Her Eminence will offer Vajrasattva, White Tara, Chenrezig...Read More
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! On June 20 through June 23, Venerable Lama Kunga Thartse Rinpoche from Ewam Choden Tibetan Buddhist Center in Kensington California, will offer the 13 GOLDEN DHARMAS OF THE SAKYAPAS at the Minnesota Sakya Center. Please join us for this very rare and...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.
Happy Losar (Tibetan New Year)! Read the 2013 Losar Message from His Holiness the Sakya Trizin . . . New Photo Gallery of Losar Celebration at the Center . . . Limited numbers of the Pal Sakya 2013 Desk Calendar are now available . . . Mark your calendars for the joyful visit by His Holiness to Minnesota this summer! . . . Read the latest issue of Melody of Dharma magazine
Please join us on Sundays for meditation, contemplation, and Dharma book reading and discussion followed by a tea break. Stay for a Tibetan class or come by on Tuesday evenings for group practice. Visit the events pages for links to these and upcoming special events. THANK YOU to all who joined the weekly conference calls this year. They are now concluded and will resume in the Fall in a new format, so please watch for announcements and join us then!