Author: TAW

Sakya Monastery: Annual Book and Bake Sale

5th Annual Book and Bake Sale Saturday, June 27th, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunday, June 28th, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Location:  Sakya Monastery Cultural Hall Click here for Direction This year we have over a thousand books with every interest represented! We also have CDs, DVDs, and video games. There will be a wide selection of delicious bake goods for sale. Please gather up all those books sitting on the shelf and help make this the biggest book sale yet! Please no magazines, cassette or VHS donations. Book donations will also be collected during regular open hours of...

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday Celebration

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday Celebration on Sunday, July 5th. 10:00am at Sakya Monastery followed by Lunch at Carkeek Park (Lunch hosted by TAW) – Same place as last year. For Direction Click here

Shabrim Prayer Service

What: Monlam: Prayer Service for Self-immolation Martyrs of Tibet Date: March 5th, 12th, 19th, 2016 @ Sakya Monastery, Greenwood, Seattle Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm We will be holding Shabrim Prayer service at Sakya Monastery this Saturday(03/05)  evening 6pm. Board would like to request everyone to attend as we hold special prayer for the recent self immolation of two young Tibetans.  

North American Tibetans offer Gratitude Tenshug to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Place & Date: New York on Thursday & Friday, July 9 & 10, 2015 The 13th Conference of North American Tibetan Associations (NATA), held in Washington DC from August 30 to September 1, 2014 has unanimously resolved to offer a gratitude tenshug to His Holiness the Dalai Lama to celebrate his 80th auspicious birthday. The NATA’s prayers were graciously accepted. The Core Organizing Committee had two meetings in Minnesota in December 2014 and Washington DC in January 2015 respectively. These meetings discussed every aspects of organizing this grand event and gave final shape to what NATA plan to do. In...

Sherpa Earthquake Relief

Sherpa Adventure Gear Relief fund for Nepal earthquake victims : Every little bit helps at this point! Thank you so much! Click here to donate. “From Kathmandu to Everest base camp, the horrific earthquake of April 25th has devastated the entire country of Nepal. Each day,the death toll rises, along with the need for water, tents, and medicine. Sherpa Adventure Gear is rushing to raise money and relieve the suffering. Please know that 100% of your donation will go for immediate relief on the ground through our Paldorje Education Fund network, already set up to benefit the children of Sherpa...