800th Commemoration of Lord Jigten Sumgon’s Maha Parinirvana:
In order to commemorate the inexhaustible Body, Speech, Mind, Qualities and Activities of Lord Jigten Sumgon, hundreds statues of Lord Jigten Sumgon are being prepared, thousands copies of complete collection of works of Lord Jigten Sumgon are being printed, food and medicine will be collected for the poverty-stricken. Vajra Dakini will be hosting a “Feeding the Hungry Walk” in September as part of this special commemoration.
HE Tritsab Gyabra Rinpoche visits Portland July 11th 7 pm (place TBA)
HE Tritsab Gyabra Rinpoche will be coming from India for a brief visit to the US, in Portland for one talk. He is an extraordinary teacher and will give a talk on Bodhicitta or Loving Kindness. He represents the new generation of leaders and has a very long history in our lineage. He is the reincarnation of the second Drikung Kagyu Throne Holder Khenchen Tsultrim Dorje (1154-1120). He has served as the regent or head of the lineage while awaiting the rebirth of HH Drikung Chetsang Rinpoche in many lifetimes and will do so in this lifetime as well.