Program Details

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche Birthday Celebration


November 15 / 6:30 PM - November 15 / 8:00 PM

In honor of Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche’s 51st Birthday, we warmly invite the Shambhala Community to practice and celebrate together. Please attend whichever part your schedule will allow.


6:30pm - The Elixir of Life, A Birthday Practice is a short liturgy written by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche for use by Shambhala practitioners on their birthdays. Includes a series of simple yet pithy contemplations which are reminders of one's precious human birth and of the aspiration to help others.


7:00pm - Cake and refreshments


7:30pm - Viewing of An Uncommon King, a documentary film about Sakyong Mipham, 72min. long.

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