Practice Schedule

CONTENTS
Calendar
Daily Practice Schedule
Tantra schedule – Initiation required.
Holy Days
Losar – Tibetan New Year
Auspicious Birthdays
Departure Days

*Update August 6, 2020 –  While the Covid-19 restrictions are easing up a bit in BC, the Centre will be open for two evenings per week on Wednesdays for Chenrezi practice @ 7:00 pm and on Thursdays for Dharma Teaching @ 7:00 pm. 

The Centre will also be open for Vajrayogini Tsok and Vajrapani Practice. Please email or call the Centre if you want to attend as there is limited space available.

A reminder to wear a mask and practice social distancing when getting seated.  Thank-you 🙂

 

Daily Practice Schedule:
Everyone welcome

Wednesdays7:00 pmChenrezi puja and meditation
Thursdays7:00 pmTeaching by Lama Jampa

 

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Tantra Schedule:

Initiation required

Vajrayogini Tsok @ 7:00 p.m.| |Vajrapani Practice @ 7:00 pm
August 14Friday| |August 7Friday
September 12Saturday
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October 12Monday| |

Note: 
When Vajrayogini Tsok happens on a regular scheduled practice day (like Chenrezi or Shakyamuni Pujas) it will pre-empt that regular scheduled practice 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 DuchenMarch 9, 2020
Shakyamuni Buddha's ParinirvanaSaga Dawa DuchenJune 5, 2020
First Turning of the WheelChokhor DuchenTBA
Descent from Indra's HeavenLhabab DuchenTBA

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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