How to learn about Sakya Monastery:
To learn more about the practice of Tibetan Buddhism at Sakya Monastery:
- Attend the monthly Orientation – answers the most frequently asked questions.
- Attend the 8:30 am Sunday morning introductory class and the 10:00 am Chenrezi service (open to the public). As we occasionally have special events, please check our calendar for the current schedule: Calendar of Classes and Events
- Attend a Virupa Educational Institute (VEI) class at Sakya Monastery.
- Attend the 7:00 pm Friday evening Calm Abiding meditation. Free and open to the public.
If you have any questions, please call Sakya Monastery at 206-789-2573 weekdays between 9:00 am and Noon, Pacific Time.
Bestowed By H.E. Khöndung Avikrita Vajra Rinpoche Date: Sunday, February 2 Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Location: Shrine Room Suggested contribution: $40 members, $60 public To register, please visit: https://conta.cc/2Li88dP Must be vegetarian for the day. Commitment is to practice Bodhicitta. Kyabchok Khondung Avikrita Vajra Rinpoche will bestow the initiation of the special Anangavajra Manjughosha practice for developing enlightened wisdom and expanding positive influence. Proceeds will benefit the new Sakya Jaigon Monastery in India.
Bestowed and led by Kyabchok Khondung Avikrita Vajra Rinpoche Friday, Feb 7 - Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 A comprehensive series of teachings, transmissions and guided group practice focused on White Tara with special dedications for the long life of Dagyum Chenmo. To register for either the entire weekend or for individual events, please visit https://conta.cc/2DD61gl
By Tulku Yeshi Rinpoche Date: Sunday, December 8 Time: 1:30-3:30 pm Location: Shrine Room Suggested donation: $20 Members, $30 Non-Members In Tibetan Buddhism, it is said that certain meditation practices can alter the appearance of the body, transforming it into five radiant lights. The name given to this physical fluorescence is “rainbow body.” Rainbow body is also the name given to the transformation of the ordinary physical body as a result of years of specific disciplined practices.