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9:00am Losar (Tibetan New Year) Prayers (Livestream)
February 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am PST
Year of the Iron Ox
Sponsored by Sakya Monastery and the Tibetan Association of Washington
Date: Friday, February 12th
Time: 9:00 am PT (GMT-8)
Streaming at: https://www.facebook.com/SakyaMonasterySeattle/
PDF of Texts: https://www.sakya.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Losar-2021.pdf
Friday, February 12, 2021 is the Tibetan New Year of the Female Iron Ox. Sakya Monastery and the Tibetan Association of Washington (TAW) will welcome in the New Year at Sakya Monastery on the morning of February 12 at 9:00 am, and will livestream the celebration via our Facebook page, links above.
Tibetan National Anthem (TAW)
Welcome messages by Khenpo Jampa Rinpoche and David Spiekerman of Sakya Monastery
Welcome message by Tenzin Topchen of the Tibetan Association of Washington
9:30 am Prayer Service led by Sakya Monastery Lamas
10:00 am Rebirth prayer for His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya Dorje Chang
Long Life Prayers for His Holiness the Dalai Lama
10:20 am Losar message from His Eminence Asanga Vajra Sakya Rinpoche
10:30 am The Sakya Monastery monks will give katag offerings to H.H. the Dalai Lama’s and H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Sakya Dorje Chang’s thrones. Students may also make offerings at their home shrines.
After the prayer service, students are invited to hang new prayer flags at their home to greet the New Year.