His Holiness Sakya Trizin, throne holder of the Sakya tradition, visits Canada and the US in 2014 to give a series of empowerment and teachings. The brief program schedule follows:
10-11 May 2014-Chakrasamvara empowerment
12 May 2014-Public talk in Vancouver, topic “Wisdom of the Buddha Modern Times”
17-19 May 2014- Green Tara empowerment, Guru Rinpoche Empowerment, Long Life offering and public advice (this portion of the program organised by the Sakya Tibetan Community in Toronto. Their website is www.sakyatoronto.com is currently being prepared)
20-21 May 2014 Chenrezig Mahamudra empowerment and teachings
21 May 2014 Vajrakilaya Torma initiation
For more information and to register, please consult: http://sakyatsechenthubtenling.org/chakrasamvara/
We also received news from Sakya Centre, Rajpur, that it is celebrating the Golden Jubilee of its founding in 1964 by His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trizin.If you wish to contribute to this year long celebration, please send your donation to:Sakya Foundation9471 Beckwith RoadRichmond, B.C.V6X 1V8CanadaLama Sonam Ngodup, authorised by Sakya centre, Rajpur, will issue donation receipts for your contribution, and will help you remit the contributions on your behalf to India. Any amount of donations will be gratefully accepted up to 31 July 2014.