Program Details

Sakyong's 50th Birthday Celebration

November 15 / 7:00 PM - November 15 / 9:00 PM

Please join us to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the birth of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche!

The Sakyong is the head of the Shambhala lineage and is spiritual director of Shambhala, a borderless kingdom whose citizens are committed to manifesting fundamental goodness and helping create a more enlightened world.

If you want to read more about the Sakyong:

This gathering will be an opportunity to express our gratitude and love for the generosity, wisdom and love that Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche is endlessly expressing to us through his teachings, his presence and his family.

You are very welcome to offer a piece of a music, a song, a poem, a story, a dance.

There will be hors d'oeuvres and desserts offered.

Please contact Kelly McCall if you would like to make an offering:

You will have also the opportunity to make a gift offering to the Sakyong. For those who can't join but still would like to express their appreciation you can mail your gift to SMCA, 19 Westwood Place, ASheville, NC, 28801 and specify it's for the 50th Birthday of Sakyong.

May he have a long life!

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