Celebrate the Year of the Fire Bird with the lighting of lamps! Join the Bridge of Light for purification and blessings as the current year ends and a new one begins. A lamp will be lit in the Minnesota Sakya Center during the purification ritual on Sunday 2/26, during our Losar...Read More
Minnesota Sakya Center was so happy to host His Holiness the Sakya Trizin in May 2016! Thank you to all who attended and helped with this wonderful visit and especially to His Holiness. Please enjoy these videos and click on this link for >PHOTOS: Living a Virtuous Worldly...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
- 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.
This fall, Khenpo Gongphel will teach Bodhicharyavatara on Sundays, and lead Vajrayogini Tsok offerings on 10th and 25th of the Tibetan Lunar Calendar. Please see the events page for specific dates and times. . . . Read the latest issue of Melody of Dharma magazine.
At all times of the year, you are invited to join us on Sundays 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. Khenpo Gongphel will also teach Bodhicharyavatara on Sundays, and lead Vajrayogini Tsok offerings on 10th and 25th of the Tibetan Lunar Calendar. Please see the events page for specific dates and times of all events. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU.