NEWS ARCHIVES: 2009

His Holiness Officially Opens the New Sakya Nuns Study Institute: Tsechen Sheddub Samten Phuntsok Ling (September 2009): The Sakya Nuns Study Institute was established by His Holiness Sakya Trizin especially to train nuns in the higher Buddhist philosophical studies. Located in a beautiful, large monastic facility in Manduwala, India, it has dormitory and classroom space for 100 nuns. >MORE


His Holiness Officially Opens the New Sakya Nuns Study Institute: Tsechen Sheddub Samten Phuntsok Ling (September 2009): The Sakya Nuns Study Institute was established by His Holiness Sakya Trizin especially to train nuns in the higher Buddhist philosophical studies. Located in a beautiful, large monastic facility in Manduwala, India, it has dormitory and classroom space for 100 nuns. >MORE


Enthronment and Teachings (August 2009): His Holiness Sakya Trizin went to Bylakupe, Mysore to enthrone the reincarnation of Trindu Rinpoche at the Sakya Monastery there and to give teachings and initiations at the Gelug Sera-Je and Sera-Mey Monasteries and the Phodrang, Nyinmapa Namdroling Monastery, Kagyu Ayung Rinpoche's monastery, and various other Tibetan settlements.

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Golden Jubilee Celebration Draws Many International Devotees: On November 25, 2009, in Lumbini, Nepal, high lamas, monks, nuns, and students gathered from around the world for a grand Golden Jubilee Celebration of fifty years since His Holiness Sakya Trizin’s enthronement.

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His Holiness Presides Over the Annual Monlam Prayer Celebration (2009): The Annual Monlam Prayer Celebration took place in Lumbini, Nepal, over a 2-week period, from November 23 to December 2. Over 4,000 attended this glorious celebration this year, including His Holiness Jigdal Dagchen Sakya Rinpoche and all of the Rinpoches, Khenpos, Lamas, and Nuns of the lineage, as well as thousands of lay students from around the world.

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