Hubli: The Chief Representative, CTA South Zone, Mundgod Tibetan Settlement officer and Abbots and Heads of three Sakya Monasteries based in Mundgod and Bylakuppe received His Eminence Sakya Kyapgon Ratna Vajra Rinpoche who arrived in Hubli Airport on 19 July.
Outside the airport, scores of devotees, including administrators of the various monasteries, Members of Local Tibetan Assembly, Board members of Cooperative Society, Camp leaders, regional executive members of the Tibetan Youth Congress and Women’s Association had come to greet Sakya Trizin Rinpoche.
His Eminence was then hosted at Sakya Tsechen Donag Choeling Monastery. At the Sakya monastery, again Abbots of various monasteries and leaders of various governmental and non-governmental organizations offered a grand ceremonial welcome to Rinpoche.
His Eminence the Sakya Kyapgon was invited by the three abbots of the Sakya monasteries based at Mundgod and Bylakuppe Tibetan settlements.
His Eminence will give teachings, sermon, and initiations both at Mundgod Tibetan settlement and Bylakuppe. Rinpoche will conduct teachings from 19 July to 4 August at Mundgod Tibetan settlement and from 5 August to 12 August at Bylakuppe Sakya monastery.
-Filed by Mundgod Settlement Office