Lama Jampa Thaye recently spoke to His Holiness Sakya Trizin who is currently residing in India. The annual Vajrakilaya ritual at Sakya Centre, which took place during the month of September, was a great success. The last day of the puja saw 6000 people attend. H.E. Asanga Rinpoche, one of the dungseys from the Phuntsok phodrang, led a portion of the ritual for the first time.
His Holiness recently travelled to Dharamsala, India for a conference with many senior Lamas, including the Dalai Lama. His Holiness is now back in Rajpur where He will remain for a few days before setting off on 2 October for a six week tour of Kalimpong, Sikkim and Darjeeling.
In other news, His Eminence Ratna Vajra Rinpoche is currently in Dzongsar monastery in India, where he is teaching the commentary on the Dorje Gur, one of the two explanatory tantras of Hevajra.