On 23rd morning of August,2014 His Holiness the Sakya Daktri Rinpoche visited the school. A very warm welcCSC_0675ome was extended by the school band and the school dance troupe at the school main gate. After light refreshments at the school guest house, Rinpoche was greeted by the students and the staff gathered on the senior section basketball ground.

In his speech to the students, Rinpoche talked on the importance of getting specialized in modern education by the today’s youth of Tibet while enriching and enlightening oneself with the rich language, culture and tradition of our country Tibet.

To further elaborate on its importance, he said that there is no language in the world today other than the Tibetan language which is quite unique and rich enough to suitably translate the teachings of Lord Buddha. Thus, letting the students know how important it is to learn and preserve our mother tongue, our culture and heritage.DSC_0190

The students were blessed with JAMPHELYANG LUNG (spiritual instruction) to brighten and enhance their cognitive ability. Afterwards, a special prayer (ka-goe) was also offered by Rinpoche to wipe out all the misfortunes from our lives.

At the end of the program, the students and the other local Tibetans were offered sweet rice and tea. The school expressed deep gratitude to Rinpoche for making this auspicious visit possible.