Events to come
Throughout the year many events take place at the monastery. You are all welcome to join and celebrate.
To follow our latest updates, please follow our Facebook page.
Religious Events We Celebrate
In accordance with the Tibetan lunar calendar
Four Buddha days / Duchen Namzhi
They are the four auspicious dates in the year when the Buddha performed great deeds.
15th day of First month
15th day of Fourth month
Buddha’s birth, enlightement and Parinirvana
4th day of Sixth month
Buddha turned the first wheel of Dharma
22nd day of Ninth month
Descent from gods realm
Birthday of His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trichen
1st day of the Eighth month
On this special occasion, we celebrate the birth of our root Guru Kyabgon Gongma Trichen Rinpoche.
Birthday of His Holiness the 42nd Sakya Trizin
5th day of the Tenth month
On this special occasion, we celebrate the birth of our root Guru Khöndung Ratna Vajra Sakya Rinpoche.
According to Tibetan Buddhist tradition the summer retreat is held just for 1 and half months as there is a tradition that both waxing and waning moon can be counted as a month. [read more]
Mahavairochana Buddha Rituals
8th to 14th day of the Sixth month
Every year, the monastery performs the ritual of Mahavairocana. These celebrations are very powerful to purify sins.
14th day of the Ninth month
On this special day, we celebrate the birth of the first Founder of the Sakya Lineage.
11th day of the Ninth month
This is one of the oldest and most important ritual within the Sakya tradition. Click above to learn more about the origin of this ritual