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Welcome to Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling

Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling (STTL) is a centre for Buddhist meditation and learning belonging to the Sakya tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.  Its activities are guided by His Holiness Sakya Trichen, the spiritual head, and its founder and resident spiritual director, Her Eminence Jetsun Kushok Rinpoche.

The centre holds regular Sunday puja sessions and hosts teaching and other spiritual events conducted by Jetsun Kushok Rinpoche, as well as visiting teachers.

Special Event

SPECIAL PROGRAM WITH
HIS HOLINESS THE 42ND SAKYA TRIZIN

Date: 28th and 29th April 2018
Venue: Performance Works
1218 Cartwright St,
Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8
Canada

1. Chenrezig King’s Tradition Major Empowerment, by
His Holiness 42nd Sakya Trizin

28 April 2018
Admission: 9:00AM – 9:50AM
Empowerment: 10:00AM-12:30PM
Admission: 1:30PM
Teaching on Chenrezig King’s tradition: 2:00PM-4:00PM
*Door closes when empowerment/teaching starts. Please arrive on time.
**You must receive the morning empowerment in order to attend the afternoon teaching.

Click here to go to Eventbrite registration page

2. White Tara Empowerment by
His Holiness 42nd Sakya Trizin

29 April 2018 Morning
Admission: 9:00AM – 9:50AM
Empowerment: 10:00AM-12:00PM
*Door closes when empowerment starts. Please arrive on time.
** Pre-requisite: You must have received a major empowerment, such as the Chenrezig King’s tradition major empowerment to attend this empowerment.

Click here to go to Eventbrite registration page

3. Green Tara Empowerment by
His Holiness 42nd Sakya Trizin

29 April 2018 Afternoon
Admission: 1:00PM – 1:50PM
Empowerment: 2:00PM – 4:00PM
*Door closes when empowerment starts. Please arrive on time.
** Pre-requisite: You must have received a major empowerment, such as the Chenrezig King’s tradition major empowerment to attend this empowerment.

Click here to go to Eventbrite registration page

Tickets

This is a free event. Please obtain your tickets via Eventbrite as admission is only for ticket holders. Please note each empowerment has its own ticket. Only online registration is available, there will be no onsite registration. We reserve the right to restrict the number of tickets for each order/subscriber.

  • Sponsor categories tickets: Donors who donate $100 or more for each ticket are regarded as sponsors. They will have priority seats, a reserved section near the front as the society’s way of acknowledging their contribution. All sponsors’ donation will be eligible to receive a Canadian tax receipt. (*The first 50 sponsors who offer an aggregate of $250 or more to the society for the weekend will receive a printed Manjushri thangka, specially blessed by Jetsun Kushok Rinpoche as a token of thanks. The thangkas can be collected at the event site.)
  • Donation: Attendees who wish to offer other amounts of donation may use the donation ticket. Please fill in your desired contribution amount. Donation will be eligible for a Canadian tax receipt.
  • Monastics: Tickets for monastics are designated only for ordained monks or nuns and not for lay attendees.
  • General Admission: Tickets for the general public.
  • Volunteer: Tickets for volunteers of the event. We will contact you one month before the event. Please only subscribe to the volunteers’ tickets if you are prepared to help during the event.

IMPORTANT NOTES

  • Chinese translation will be provided via FM radio transmission. Please bring an FM radio with headphones for listening to the translation.
  • The centre will provide cushions for sitting on the floor. However, as we do not have sufficient cushion for all attendees, please bring along your sitting cushion, if you have one.
  • If you require a chair, please write to us at sakyavancouver@shaw.ca by 10th April 2018.
  • Please only register if you are confirmed coming to the event. Should you not be able to attend the event, please kindly cancel the ticket in order to give opportunity to another attendee. Thank you for being considerate.
  • 中文翻译将通过FM无线电传输提供。 请带有耳机的FM收音机收听翻译。
  • 该中心将提供在地板上的坐垫。 但是由于我们没有足够的坐垫,如果你有自己的坐垫,请自备。 如果您需要椅子,请于2018年4月10日前致信sakyavancouver@shaw.ca。
  • 如果您无法参加此活动,请将票取消,以让另一位与会者有机会参加。 谢谢。

Sponsorship of Events
The cost of renting the hall, hosting, and paying for the travel expenses of the visiting group is substantial. If you would like to accumulate merit by helping sponsor this auspicious event, we would greatly appreciate your generous donations. Please consider contributing. We appreciate any amount of donation that you may be able to give. You may donate at our website or send a cheque to our society. As a small token of appreciation for your generosity, the first 50 sponsors who donated $250 or more for the weekend program will each receive a printed Manjushri thangka, specially blessed by Jetsun Kushok Rinpoche, collectable during the event from the sponsors desk.


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All donations to the society are eligible for Canadian tax receipt.

Contact

General inquiries may be directed to:

Sakya Tsechen Thubten Ling
9471 Beckwith road,
Richmond, B.C.
V6X 1V8
Canada

Phone: (604) 370-1120

Email: sakyavancouver@shaw.ca