Program Details

Parinirvana of Chogyam Trungpa - Feast Celebration

April 4 / 6:00 PM - April 4 / 9:00 PM

Please join us at the Seattle Shambhala Center to commemorate the 26th anniversary of the death (parinirvana) of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. We will practice the Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast. This practice is usually performed only by tantrikas, but is open to the entire sangha on this special occasion. It is a celebratory practice of the Sadhana of Mahamudra text, with food and beverages.

Everyone is welcome.

Please plan on helping with set up and clean up (as this is considered part of the practice of feast). Note: sadhakas please bring your ghanta and damaru.

  • 6:00 - Set up for the feast in the upstairs shrine room

  • 6:45-9:00 - Feast

This is a potluck feast and we expect a large number of attendees. Therefore we ask that you RSVP and note what dish you will bring. Please RSVP to

List of needed dishes: red meat (at least two), meat/fish, vegetable, cheese, starchy vegetable, grain, dairy, bread, sweets, sake (at least three), wine, non-alcoholic beverage, torma.

Prerequisites: None. Open to everyone.

Location: Seattle Shambhala Center, 3107 E Harrison St, Seattle.

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