A Tibetan Monk creating a sand mandala
Charles Williams, In Seconds #2, 2014, oil on canvas, 6' x 6'
The Sacred Art of The Sand Mandala
March 30 - Saturday, April 4, 2015
The Art Museum with Gabrielle Plaza-Goldschmidt and Dr. Leonard
Goldschmidt, Esq. present this program by Tibetan Monks from Drepung Gomang
Watch this remarkable event unfold day by day at the Art Museum. See a magnificent Tantric Buddhist mandala sand painting being painstakingly poured grain by grain to generate energies for global health, healing and peace.
All events are free and open to the public.
Opening Ceremony: Monday, March 30, 2 - 6:30 p.m.
Construction of mandala; and for families, a community mandala and coloring pages: Tuesday, March 31 - Friday, April 3, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closing Ceremony with dispersal of mandala into ocean: Saturday, April 4, 2 p.m.
*Yoga in Common will hold Meditation Workshops on Tuesday, March 31 and Thursday, April 2, 3 - 4:30 p.m. All meditation workshop donations support the Monastery.*
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Free Docent Tour with Charles Williams
April 11, 2015, 1, 2 and 3 p.m.
a free artist-led docent tour with Charles Williams through Swim: An
Artist's Journey. Reservations