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His Holiness Sakya Trizin: Visit to Santa Monica May 11th

Sakya Buddhist Center is delighted and honored to announce that His Holiness 42nd Sakya Trizin, the head of the Sakya School of Tibetan Buddhism, visited the center in Santa Monica on May 11th 2018.

His Holiness came to to bless the center in the morning and in the afternoon gave the Initiation of Guru Rinpoche. Over sixty people were able to attend to receive the precious teaching. That evening, His Holiness gave a public talk on the Power of Buddhism.

About His Holiness 42nd Sakya Trizin

His Holiness is the eldest son of His Holiness Kyabgon Gongma Trichen Rinpoche (the 41st Sakya Trizin). He was born in 1974 and received from early childhood all the major transmissions and teachings of the Sakya lineae. Having completed the necessary studies and meditation retreats His Holiness is  considered one of the most highly qualified lineage masters of Tibetan Buddhism.

Renowned for his erudition and the clarity of his teachings, His Holiness the 42nd Kyabgon Gongma Trizin belongs to the prestigious Khön family, whose successive generations have provided an unbroken lineage of outstanding masters.