Gangtok: Sikkim Chief Minister PS Tamang on Monday extended greetings and best wishes to the people of the state on the occasion of Guru Rimpoche’s Thrunkar Tshechu.
Guru Rimpoche’s Thrunkar Tshechu marks the birth anniversary of Guru Padmasambhava, popularly known as Guru Rimpoche who is regarded as the patron saint of Sikkim. Payers are being offered in monasteries today. COVID-appropriate behavior is being followed while offering the prayers.
“Let us all honour Guru Padmasambhava and pray collectively for his blessings for continued peace, happiness, and well being of all sentient beings in these testing times,” Chief Minister said.
He also called upon the people to take time out to reflect on the teachings of Guru Padmasambhava and continue to live in peace and harmony.