The Mystical Arts of Tibet: A Community Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala, Stormwater Studio, 12/13-12/15
A live exhibition: Witness the Monks of Deprung Loseling Monastery create a community healing Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala. View photo exhibitions and attend noon lectures and/or workshop.
Longing for some quiet calm during the busy chaos of December’s joyous celebration? Healing Icons, a nonprofit on a mission to inspire, nurture and heal the entire human being – body, mind, and spirit – through creative expression, breathing techniques, and meditative practice, invites you to witness the marvel of the painstaking creation of the unique and exquisite healing Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala, created with millions of grains of sand over 5 days at Stormwater Studio by the Monks ofView more
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Dec 13, 2022 at 11:00 am - 07:00 pm (Tue)
- Dec 14, 2022 at 11:00 am - 07:00 pm (Wed)
- Dec 15, 2022 at 11:00 am - 07:00 pm (Thu)
- Dec 16, 2022 at 11:00 am - 07:00 pm (Fri)
- Dec 17, 2022 at 11:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)
Additional time info:
Opening Ceremony, Tuesday, 12/13 – 11:00-12:00
Consecrating the space and calling forth the forces of goodness through chant mantras; designing the outlines of the Medicine Buddha Mandala.
Closing Ceremony, Saturday, 12/17, 11:00-1:00 The sand mandala will be deconstructed, a metaphor for the impermanence of life. The sands will be swept up, and to fulfill the function of healing, half will be distributed to the audience, while the remainder will be carried to a nearby body of water. The waters carry the healing blessing to the ocean, and from there, it spreads throughout the world for planetary healing.
For information about the Lunch and Learn noon lectures and workshop on 12/14-16, please go to www.healingicons.org.