His Holiness the Sakya Trizin, the supreme head of the Sakya order of Tibetan Buddhism, has graciously agreed to give empowerments, precious dharma teachings and refuge and bodhisattva vows, to everyone interested, both Buddhist and non-Buddhist alike, from Friday August 12th to Monday August 15th 2016.
His Holiness the Sakya Trizin is one of the world's most eminent and revered buddhist masters, and the supreme head of the Sakya school, one of the four great schools of Tibetan Buddhism. He works tirelessly to benefit beings through spreading buddhist teachings around the world.
Program of the visit:
Fri 12.08.2016 at 1 pm: Guru Rinpoche empowerment
Location: Danakosha Dharma Center, Museokatu 17 A, Helsinki
Please register to the Guru Rinpoche empowerment by Wednesday August 10th to firstname.lastname@example.org. The space is limited, so please register as soon as possible to ensure there is a place for you.
We ask all participants to arrive before 12:45.
Free attendance. You can make an offering of your choosing directly to His Holiness.
Fri 12.8. at 18:30: Public talk: The power of compassion
Sat 13.8. at 9-17: Developing mindfulness and insight
Sun 14.8. at 9-17: How to develop fearlessness and work with difficult emotions
Mon 15.8. at 9-17: Refuge and bodhicitta vows, Buddha of Compassion empowerment
Register to the public talk and rest of the program here
The event is organized by Songtsen ry, Danakosha Dharma Center, Finnish-Tibetan Cultural Association, and Tsechen Dondrup.
You can read more about the program of the visit of His Holiness to Finland at the website of the event.