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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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His Eminence Gyana Vajra Rinpoche’s Visit 2019

Completed >> Click here to view event photoes 4/14/2019 @4:30pm Thangtong Gyalpo Long Life Initiation ཐང་རྒྱལ་ཚེ་དབང་ལོ་བརྒྱ་མ། Thangtong Gyalpo, who is known to live until the age of 125, having perfected the skillful means of longevity that practitioners can attain through supplication and prayer. His prayers are also considered to be effective against myriad adverse circumstances. The …

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His Holiness the 42nd Sakya Trizin’s Visit 2019

Completed >> Click here to view event photos 7/3 @4:30 PMChenrezig Mahamudra Initiationསྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས་དང་ཕྱག་རྒྱ་ཆེན་པོ་ཟུང་འཇུག་གི་དཀའ་དབང་དང་ 7/4-7/5 Chenrezig Mahamudra practice instruction based on Tsembupa Tradition (5 sessions)སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས་ཚེམ་བུ་ལུགས་ཀྱི་དཀའ་ཁྲིད། 1st session: 7/4/19, 8:30 am  to 10: 30 am 2nd session: 7/4/19, 11 am to 1 pm 3rd session: 7/4/19, 2:30 to 4:30 pm 4th session: 7/5/19, 10 am to 12 pm …

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Prayer to Shakyamuni Buddha

Recitations to the Names of the Buddha La-ma ton-pa chom-den dei de-zhins-sheg-pa-dra-chom-pa yang-dag-par dzog-pai sang-gye pal-gyal-wa shakya-thup-pa la chag tsal lo chot do kyap su che o I prostrate, offer, and take refuge in the Lama, Guide, Blessed One, Tathagata, Victor Over Maras, Fully and Perfectly Enlightened Buddha Shakyamuni. (3, 7, or 21 times) TADYATHA …

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The Heart Sutra

Thus I have heard at one time. As the Blessed One was seated on Vulture’s Peak in Rajagriha with a huge congregation of the exalted community of Bhikshus and Bodhisattvas, he was dwelling in the profound meditation called “Profound Vision.” At that time, also, the heroic being and Bodhisattva, Arya Avalokitesvara, was reviewing the profound …

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