Blessings Emanate from Island Dharma Center Source: NW Dharma News (Fall 2017, Volume 30, #3), an online publication of the Northwest Dharma Association; for the original article, go to https://northwestdharma.org/2017/09/blessings-emanate-from-island-dharma-center/ Jetsun Kushok in the shrine room in July 2017 during the White Tara teachings. Thirty years ago a female Buddhist teacher from [...]
Sakya Kachod Choling has been celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the blessing of its land by Jetsun Kushok. A traditional one-month White Tara retreat was held in July 2017, and the merit generated by the event was dedicated to the perfect health and long life of His Holiness Sakya Gongma Trichen and to [...]
Sunday Mornings: Green Tara Practice Please join us on Sundays for Green Tara Practice at 11:00 a.m. Sunday Afternoons: Shamatha Meditation All are welcome for Shamatha Meditation at 1:30 p.m.
Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche, with great kindness, will bestow the Vajrapani Bhutadamara empowerment at Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling at 2:00 PM on Sunday, October 15, 2017. Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling is located at 9471 Beckwith Road, Richmond, B.C. For information and registration, visit their website at sakyatsechenthubtenling.org. Housing will be available [...]
Mind Training Retreat & Public Talk with Khenpo Pema Wangdak At the invitation of Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche, Khenpo Pema Wangdak, a Sakya lama whose main center is in New York City, returns on October 20, 2017, to offer a public talk and one-week mind training retreat. Sakya Kachod Choling is [...]
Dr. Kurt J. Schwalbe has kindly agreed to offer his Classical Tibetan language course beginning on January 4, 2018. Classes will be held on Sunday afternoons at Sakya Kachod Choling, 865 Bullfrog Road, from 3:00-4:30 PM and on Thursday evenings in Friday Harbor from 6:00-7:30 PM. Classes can be viewed online using Zoom. The [...]
The traditional three-month Vajrayogini retreat will be offered beginning approximately mid-July 2018. Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche, with great kindness, will bestow the initiations and practice instructions and perform the traditional fire puja at the conclusion of the retreat. For those who have made the commitment, this is a rare opportunity to [...]
Anne Moore became the new Retreat Manager at Sakya Kachod Choling on October 1, 2016. She is also President of Sakya Society, the Washington nonprofit corporation that manages the retreat center for Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche. Anne has been studying in the Sakya tradition of Tibetan Buddhism since 2000, when she [...]
Sakya Kachod Choling is very happy to announce that Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche, with great kindness, will bestow the White Tara empowerment this summer and place into retreat those who wish to perform the one-month White Tara retreat. This summer marks the 30th anniversary of the blessing by Jetsun Kushok of the [...]
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