Practice Schedule

CONTENTS
Calendar
Daily Practice Schedule
Initiates Only
Holy Days
Losar – Tibetan New Year
Auspicious Birthdays
Departure Days

Daily Practice Schedule

Daily practices are open to everyone, unless otherwise stated.

Monday7:00 pmMeditation and Book Club
Tuesday7:00 pmShakyamuni puja and meditation
Wednesday7:00 pmChenrezi puja and meditation
Thursday7:00 pmTeaching by Lama Jampa-- by donation
SaturdayBeg. 10:00 am
Adv. 1:30 pm
Tibetan Language Classes
Sunday1:00 pmManjushri puja and meditation - for initiates*
Sunday2:00 pmGreen Tara puja and meditation

*Lama Jhampa will give permission for the Manjushi Puja upon request.

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Vajrayogini and Vajrapani Practices 

Initiation required

Vajrayogini Tsok @ 7:00 p.m.|Vajrapani Practice @ 7:00 p.m.
December 21Saturday|December 15Sunday
2020|2020
January 19Sunday|January 4Saturday
February 18Tuesday|February 3Monday
Losar - February 24
Monday|

Note: 
When Vajrayogini Tsok or Vajrapani Practice happens on a regular scheduled practice day (like Chenrazi or Shakyamuni Pujas) it will pre-empt those regular scheduled practices for that day.  It’s a good idea to check the calendar regularly for these possible changes to the schedule. 
Thanks 🙂  

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The Holy Days 

Sakya Holy Days

Everyone welcome 

Lunar Calendar
MM-DD
Holy Day
2-12Parinirvana Day of Jetsun Drakpa Gyaltsen
9-14Parinirvana Day of Sachen Kunga Nyingpo
11-11Parinirvana Day of Lopon Sonam Tsemo
11-14Parinirvana Day of Sakya Pandita Kunga Gyaltsen Pal Sangpo
11-22Parinirvana Day of Drogon Chogyal Phagpa

Note:
When a Holy Day happens on a regular scheduled practice day it will pre-empt the scheduled practice for that day.
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Buddhist Holy Days

Everyone welcome 

Display of MiraclesChotrul DuchenFeb 19, 2019
Shakyamuni Buddha's ParinirvanaSaga Dawa DuchenJune 17, 2019
First Turning of the WheelChokhor DuchenAugust 4, 2019
Descent from Indra's HeavenLhabab DuchenNovember 19, 2019

Note:
When a Holy Day happens on a regular scheduled practice day it will pre-empt the scheduled practice for that day.
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Losar – Tibetan New Year

Everyone welcome

Losar – Tibetan New Year is on Monday February 24th, 2020 
On the first day of the first lunar month of the Tibetan calendar we make a special offerings to the local spirits and protectors.
It is also the first day of Buddha’s miracles month.
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Auspicious Birthdays

Western dateMaster
July 6HH the 14th Dalai Lama
September 7HH the 41st Sakya Trichen
November 19HH the 42nd Sakya Trizin

Note:
When an Auspicious Birthday happens on a regular scheduled practice day it will pre-empt the scheduled practice for that day.
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Departure Days

Western dateMaster
September 7Late Geshe Tashi Namgyal

Note:
When a Departure Day happens on a regular scheduled practice day it will pre-empt the scheduled practice for that day.
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