Category: Upcoming Events

Tibetan Language and Culture Class Summer Camp 2017

Dates: Aug 16th (Wednesday) – Aug 20th (Sunday) Fee: Free Registration Deadline:  Aug 5th, 2017 Age Limit: 4 – 17 years old. Location: Sakya Monastery: 108 NW 83rd Street, Seattle 98155 Shoreline Senior Center: 18560 1st Ave NE, Shoreline 98155 Hours: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm Tibetan Language and Culture School of Seattle, WA under the guidance of Office of Tibet and with the funding support of $2000 from The Tibet Fund is fortunate  to organize a week long summer camp for our community kids this year. The purpose of the program is to promote Tibetan language and culture by...

22nd Annual TibetFest at Seattle Center (Aug. 26-27)

Seattle Center Festál presents Tibet Fest, August 26-27. Experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Tibet through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods, games, and a lively marketplace. Explore the rituals and traditions of Tibet with handmade arts and crafts, prayer flags, children’s activities and traditional food. Chief Guest: Sikyong Lobsang Sangay (CTA President), Guest Artists: Tenzin Dhakpo, Yeshi Samdup, Tenzin Wangdak, Sherap Wangmo, Tenzin Ngawang, Dawa Bhuti, Tashi Tsering, Tamding Arts, Tenzin Tsomo. We also will have our Annual Tibet Fest Evening party on Sat 26th evening at Shoreline Conference Center: Gen $35 @ Door and $30...

Program for His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s Birthday

༧གོང་ས་མཆོག་གི་འཁྲུངས་སྐར་མཛད་རིམ་དང་ཚེས་གྲངས་རྣམས་གཤམ་གསལ། ༡༽   ཟླ་བ། ༧  ཚེས། ༦ ཕྱི་ལོ། ༢༠༡༧  འཁྲུངས་སྐར་དངོས་གཞིའི་ཉིན་ས་སྐྱ་དགོན་པར་ཕྱག་ཚོད། ༦  ནས་  ༧ བར་ཞབས་རིམ་གསོལ་འདེབས་གནང་རྒྱུ། ༢༽ ཟླ་བ། ༧  ཚེས།  ༨  ཕྱི་ལོ། ༢༠༡༧ ཉིན་༼ Carkeek park༽  ལ་ཞོགས་པ་ཕྱག་ཚོད།  ༡༠  ནས  དགོང་མོ་ཕྱག་ཚོད།  ༦ བར་སྤྲོ་སྐྱིད་དང་རྟེན་འབྲེལ་མཛད་སྒོ་ཁག་གནང་རྒྱུ།  ༣༽  ཟླ་བ།  ༧  ཚེས།  ༩  ཕྱི་ལོ། ༢༠༡༧  ཉིན་ས་སྐྱ་དགོན་པས་ཞོགས་པ་ཕྱག་ཚོད། ༡༠ གསང་གསོལ་དང་༧ རྒྱལ་བའི་ཞབས་རིམ་ཁག་སྲུང་བརྩི་ཞུ་རྒྱུ།   July 6th, 2017 marks the 82nd Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Please join us on that auspicious day for His Holiness’s long life prayer at Sakya Monastery from 6 to 7 pm. We hope to see all our community members there to accumulate collective merit and commit ourselves to follow his advice everyday. Sat, July 8th (10am-6pm) Community celebration for His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s 82nd Birthday @ Carkeek Park (lower park level/same place as last year). We...

Meeting with Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal

Dear community members, As you all must be aware that high-level U.S. Congressional Delegation led by Democratic  leader Nancy Pelosi visited Dharamsala on May 9th, 2017.  It’s great honor for us and we are very grateful to Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, who was on of the delegation member, in accepting our request to meet our community members on June 5th @ 4pm at Sakya Monastery.  During meeting, Congresswoman will share her experience in Dharamsala and would also like to hear concerns of our community. If we really want to raise the issue of Tibet with US govt., most effective way would...

First Memorial of the Parinirvana of HH Jigdal Dagchen Dorjee Chang

Message from Adrienne Chan (co-director of Sakya Monastery):   Sakya Monastery of Tibetan Buddhism wishes to announce the memorial event for the first anniversary of the parinirvana of H.H. Jigdal Dagchen Dorje Chang. We will spend six days practicing Chenrezi Drub Choe prayers and making offerings, and on the last day we will hold a candlelight vigil in the evening. The final day, April 29th, will be livestreamed on our website. Your sangha is invited to attend these prayers in person, but for those who cannot attend, we hope this livestream will allow participation from all over the world. Please...