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"Gyuto Monks from Tibet in Residence"
2002-01-16 until 2002-02-03
Art Gallery of New South Wales
The Gyuto Monks from Tibet will be in residence at the Art
Gallery from Wednesday 16 January until Sunday 3 February,
from Wednesdays to Sundays only. During their time here
they will create a Sand Mandala, conduct an extensive series
of Holiday Workshops for Children, hold Art Workshops for
adults, and present a series of talks offering an
introduction to classic Buddhist teachings while providing a
useful framework for addressing common life issues.
Wednesday through Sunday, 16 January - 3 February 2002
Sand mandala construction throughout the day.
10am: Morning meditation around the mandala
11.45am: Culture for Kids
12.45pm: Dharma talks
3pm: Tantric art class
Wednesdays 7.30pm: Meditation
Dissolution of mandala: 3 February 2002, 3pm
About the Wisdom Room:
Wednesdays through Sundays: Times as listed
Free with exhibition entry.
Buddhist monks, nuns and practitioners from a variety of countries and traditions provide a dailyprogramme of meditation, chanting, ceremony and art workshops in the specially designed room within the exhibition Buddha: Radiant Awawkening.