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Teachings on Merit and Sutra Recitation with Khenpo Pema Wangdak

As a preparation to the special public blessing and transmission of the Samantabhadra Prayer by His Holiness the Sakya Trichen on February 27, we will be offering series of prayer sessions and teachings. Teachings on Merit and Sutra Recitation with Khenpo Pema Wangdak February 12th marks the beginning of Losar, the Tibetan New Year. For fifteen days we commemorate …

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Create a Bridge of Light 2021

2/12/2021Losar, Tibetan New Year—Display of Miracles  You are invited to join us again for the Create a Bridge of Light to celebrate new year, pray for world peace and the benefit of all sentient beings. With your donation to Minnesota Sakya Center at whatever level you choose, the following Bridge of Light will be established …

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Calm-Abiding Meditation Weekend

Calm-Abiding Meditation (also known as Shamatha), refers to a state of mind focused, calm, and clear. From the Buddhist perspective, such state of mind is necessary to overcome ignorance in the pursuit of wisdom. Meditation is a type of mind-body medicine that has been practiced for thousands of years by Buddhists and different faith traditions. Meditation may offer …

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His Holiness the Sakya Trichen’s Visit 2019

Completed >> Click here to view event photos 5/11 @4:30 PMRigsum Gompo + Phowa Transmission His Holiness the Sakya Trichen kindly advised to revise the program on May 11th to Rigsum Gompo (Empowerment of the Three Bodhisattvas) followed by Phowa Transmission. Rigsum Gompo is the three empowerments of Vajrapani, Manjushri, and Avalokiteshvara. Vajrapani symbolizes the body …

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