This year we celebrate the 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” this Fall as part of this special commemoration. 

Special Guest Ayya Santacitta

Friday April 7,  7PM Courage on The Path

Sunday April 9th 1-5PM  One Teacher Many Paths

Ayya Santacitta will teach with Khenmo Drolma. Friday evening they will talk about their personal experiences becoming nuns and teachers.  Sunday they will offer practice instructions from both their traditions.  Together they will incorporate the early Buddhist views and Vajrayana understandings of the Path. Ayya Santacitta and her co-abbess Ayya Anandabodhi were recently awarded the Global Bhikkhuni Award by the Chinese Bhikkhuni Association in Taiwan.

The Yoga Center, 449 Forest Ave, 2nd floor. Portland, ME