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by alexprice
Tue May 09, 2017 12:04 pm
Forum: Tibetan Buddhism
Topic: Prayers for Daily Offering?
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Prayers for Daily Offering?

A friend of mine saw my altar and wants to do daily offerings with the 8 kinds (argham, padyam, pushpe, and so on). Does anyone have a simple offering practice I can give him to make such offerings daily? I'm seeing a lot of Water Offerings texts but not the 8 offerings outside of a sadhana...
by alexprice
Thu Feb 09, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Offering Mandala
Replies: 7
Views: 1179

Re: Offering Mandala

I also was able to learn that they often use sindhura powder as rakta, but you can also purchase "rakta substance" powder from places like Potala Gate online.
by alexprice
Thu Feb 09, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Offering Mandala
Replies: 7
Views: 1179

Re: Offering Mandala

Thanks for your kind reply. My question wasn't specific to Sakya so maybe it would have been better for me to post in the general forum. But your video was very helpful and I think I understand the answer now - I think in my case what they mean when they say "construct an offering mandala the size o...
by alexprice
Thu Feb 09, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Offering Mandala
Replies: 7
Views: 1179

Offering Mandala

A practice I'd like to do requires making an offering mandala "the size of one's forearm." What does making an offering mandala entail? In its most basic essential form. Also, there are instructions to sprinkle it with rakta. I know what this means but am wondering what is usually used for it in act...
by alexprice
Thu Mar 19, 2015 2:52 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Sakya Trizin in NYC this weekend 3/21/15-3/22/15
Replies: 0
Views: 723

Sakya Trizin in NYC this weekend 3/21/15-3/22/15

Saturday 3/21/2015 9:30AM-1:00PM - Maha Vairocana - Ritual of Removing Obstacles and Purifying the Deceased ($30.00) 3:00PM-5:00PM - Maha Vairocana Empowerment ($30.00) 7:00PM - His Holiness the Sakya Trizin Welcome Banquet ($68.00 / $218.00 / $500.00) Sunday 3/22/2015 1:00PM-3:00PM - Amitabha Phowa...
by alexprice
Thu Mar 19, 2015 2:34 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2325

Re: Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/201

It has just been announced that the following will take place after the Body Mandala empowerment on Sunday April 13th ORAL TRANSMISSION OF THE CAKRASAMVARA ROOT TANTRA (LAGHUSAMVARA) We are very excited and honored to announce that His Holiness Sakya Trizin has assented to bestow the oral transmissi...
by alexprice
Wed Feb 25, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2325

Re: Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/201

HH is now going to offer the two-day Chakrasamvara major initiation at Tsechen Kunchab Ling in Walden NY on March 19-20, 2015. If you want to come to the Body Mandala empowement in Boston but didn't have the prerequisite initiation, this is your chance! The Chakrasamvara Body Mandala is a very speci...
by alexprice
Fri Jan 16, 2015 12:36 am
Forum: Sakya
Topic: Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/2015
Replies: 6
Views: 2325

Sakya Trizin - Chakrasamvara Body Mandala - Boston 4/2015

Lama Migmar and the Sakya Institute for Buddhist Studies are happy to announce this special event in the Boston area on the weekend of April 11-12, 2015. For the first time in the West, HH Sakya Trizin Rinpoche will bestow the Chakrasamvara Body Mandala empowerment on the afternoon of Sunday April 1...

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