2017 White Tara Retreat & Empowerment with Her Eminence Sakya Jetsun Chimey Luding Rinpoche

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 [...]

Thrinley DiMarco’s Retirement Celebration

Thrinley De Marco's retirement was celebrated on September 25, 2016 with Her Eminence and a joyful community of friends! Click here to read a special message from Thrinley.

A Message from Thrinley DiMarco

What’s that old saying?  Something about making plans and then life happens?  I moved to San Juan Island with the idea that I would pursue my art career here.  Instead I ended up taking refuge and running a Tibetan Buddhist retreat center for 21 years! Managing SKC became a [...]