Sakya Thupten Dargye Ling, 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.
Inspirational Quotes by His Holiness the Sakya Trichen
Love means that you wish every sentient being in all the six realms of existence to be happy, and compassion is the wish that all beings in suffering should part from suffering. The enlightenment-mind means the wish to attain enlightenment for the sake of all sentient beings.
Because life is precious to oneself, therefore it is also precious for others. When you think about your own feelings, you can learn how every individual also has the same kind of feelings.
When we associate with the vast number of people in cities, we have a chance to help them, to practice compassion. When people disturb us or are angry with us, it gives us a chance to practice patience.
Sakya Thupten Dargye Ling, also known as the Minnesota Sakya Center, is the Minnesota branch of Tsechen Kunchab Ling, seat of Sakya Dolma Phodrang in the United States. Our mission is to provide authentic Buddhist teachings and support for Buddhist practice to members and the wider community.>> Learn more