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Second Annual North American Sakya Monlam: July 13-16, 2018 in Minneapolis

The Second Annual North American Sakya Monlam for World Peace will be held July 13 to 16, 2018, at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His Holiness the Kyabgon Sakya Gongma Trichen will preside over the ceremonies. Many high lamas of the Sakya tradition will be in attendance as well as many tulkus, khenpos, …

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The Complete Path Program: First Year Teachings & Retreat

The Complete Path Program was organized by International Buddhist Academy (IBA) to make the teachings of Sakya tradition available in structured way under the guidance of His Holiness Ratna Vajra Rinpoche, the 42nd Sakya Trizin. The program was designed to help Dharma students receive a complete series of important teachings from one of the principle …

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July 14-16: Awakening the Heart and Mind: Weekend Retreat with Tulku Jigme Rinpoche

Awakening the Heart and Mind: Weekend Retreat with Tulku Jigme Rinpoche Friday, July 14, 2017: 7 to 9 PM Saturday & Sunday, July 15 & 16, 2017: 9:30 AM to 5 PM Genuine happiness is a deep sense of fulfillment that arises from an exceptionally healthy mind.  This happiness gives us the inner resources to …

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White Tara Retreat with H.E. Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding September 1 – 4, 2017

NOTE:  This retreat is currently full and no longer accepting registrations. Please watch this space for more upcoming retreats and special events. White Tara Retreat with H.E. Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding: September 1 – 4, 2017 Schedule: Friday, September 1: 7 PM – White Tara initiation bestowed by H. E. Jetsun Kushok. Saturday – Monday, …

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His Holiness Sakya Trizin Birthday Celebration

Join us in Celebration of His Holiness the Sakya Trizin’s 71st Birthday! Hosted by the Minnesota Sakya Center Date & Time: Saturday, September 17, 2016, 5 PM Location: Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota 1096 Raymond Ave., St. Paul, MN 55108 Prayers, mandala offering ceremony, and vegetarian dinner. Ruffle tickets drawing for round trip domestic airline tickets. Free …

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Join the Bridge of Light 2016 in Celebration of the New Year

Celebrate the Year of the Fire Monkey with the lighting of lamps!  With your donation: On February 9, 2016 & Every Sunday during Losar Month at SAKYA THUPTEN DARGYE LING, MINNESOTA A lamp will be lit in the Minnesota Sakya Center, Sakya Thupten Dargye Ling during Purification Rituals and a Losar Celebration with the Center Community on your …

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August 29 & 30, 2015: Lama Kunga Thartse Rinpoche MN Teaching Event

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 aspect. Sunday, August 30, 2015, 10 AM Blue Jacket Vajrapani Vajrapani (Tibetan: chag na dor je. English: the Vajra …

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