How to Offer a Khata

It is traditional to offer a khata (scarf) to a teacher after the last session of a teaching, or the last one you attend, often with a monetary offering in an envelope. It is a simple gesture of respect and thanks, with a protocol of its own. Remember, too, one...

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Saga Dawa Duchen

Lama Mingma Sherpa, along with six KSK members, and many others from the Tres Orejas and Questa sanghas attended a ceremony for the 3-year retreatants on Saga Dawa Düchen at the Vajra Vidya Retreat Center in Crestone, Colorado. Ten retreatants completed three year-retreat, all becoming lamas themselves, and were honored by V.V....

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Yoga in the Gonpa with Traleg Khandro

In March, Traleg Khandro taught Tibetan Yoga to a lively group. This was the first time Felicity Lodro, wife of the late teacher,  Traleg Kyabgon Rinpoche IX, taught at KSK. Tibetan Yoga, LuJong, was a new offering for us and we had a wonderful response from the community.

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