Supporting Materials

Preliminary and Dedication Prayers

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Global Mantra and Prayer Accumulation

Dec 4 – 19

Recite as many Avalokiteshvara mantras as you can at home or in your Dharma center, and post the number here to add to the worldwide total, dedicated to the long life and good health of His Holiness the 41st Sakya Trichen and His Holiness the 42nd Sakya Trizin, as well as all sentient beings around the world.

MANI Mantras Recited

Where the Prayers are Coming from

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Tsechen Kunchab Ling is the seat of the Sakya Dolma Phodrang in the Americas. His Holiness the Sakya Trichen established the temple in 2001 in order to strengthen the Dharma in North America by creating a place where both renunciates and lay people could gather to practice the Dharma and to devote themselves to study, contemplation and meditation.