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His Holiness the Sakya Trichen Visit to Santa Monica – July 29th

Sakya Buddhist Center is honored to announce that His Holiness the Sakya Trichen, the 41st head of the Sakya Order of Tibetan Buddhism, will come to Santa Monica on Sunday July 29th.

His Holiness will give a full day program of teachings, starting at 10.30am with the Parting of the Four Attachments and the initiation of White Saraswati in the afternoon at 2.30pm.

Both events will be held in downtown Santa Monica. Tickets and other information will be announced soon, or email for details.

About His Holiness Sakya Trichen

His Holiness the Sakya Trichen is the forty-first head of the Sakya Order of Tibetan Buddhism. He is a peerless and world-renowned master of the Dharma in general and the Vajrayana in particular. His compassion and wisdom are an inspiration to all those who have the fortune to meet him.

For more information please see the Sakya lineage section or visit His Holiness’s website

His Holiness is a member of Tibet‘s noble Khon family, which founded the Sakya Order in the eleventh century. His Holiness the Sakya Trichen is the manifestation of all the Buddha’s transcendent wisdom.

In addition to his leadership of the Sakya Order for over fifty years, His Holiness Sakya Trichen is renowned throughout the world for the brilliance and clarity of his teachings and his fluency and precise command of English. Receiving teachings directly from His Holiness carries a special lineage of blessings from the founders of the Sakya Order, as well as from Manjushri himself.