FINDLAY, OH TOUR

TIBETAN MONKS, GADEN SHARTSE MONASTERY, EVENTS

Tibetan monks from the Gaden Shartse Monastic College in Mundgod, India, will arrive in northwestern Ohio and begin a series of presentations in Findlay and Carey beginning August 1.

The purpose of the tour is for the monks to share their culture. Donations raised by past tours have provided support for building improvements at the monastery, as well as medical needs, teachers’ salaries and day-to-day expenses.


The following events have been scheduled. Additional events may be added. Visit https://www.sacredartsoftibettour.org/ for updates


Wednesday, August 1:
7:30 a.m. Morning Rotary,
50 North, 339 E. Melrose Ave., Findlay
Guests welcome, email redtornadoart@gmail.com to RSVP, $6 per person, breakfast included.

9:00 set up for Mandala

12:00 p.m. Opening ceremony for Mandala
Open to the public, No cost.
Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay

7:00-8:30 p.m. Lecture on life in the monastery, chant and Dialectic debate demonstrations, Q& A to follow
Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay
$15 per person, ticket
Purchase tickets here: https://marathoncenterarts.org/event/the-gaden-shartse-tibetan-monks/

Thursday, August 2
9:00 a.m.  Sand Mandala
Open to the public, No cost.
Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay

6:00 p.m. Mandala dismantling
Open to the public, No cost.
Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, 200 W. Main Cross St., Findlay

Friday, August 3
5:00 p.m. Potluck at UU Church (not open to public)
7:00 p.m. Panel Discussion at Universalist Unitarian Church
2415 N Main St, Findlay
RSVP to redtornadoart@gmail.com
50 seats available

Saturday, August 4
Butter Sculpting Workshop
Awakening Minds Art, 515 S. Main St., Findlay
15 people each session, $20 per person
12:00 – 2 p.m.
2:30 – 4 p.m.
Register at http://www.awakeningmindsart.org/butter

Sunday, August 5
11:00 a.m. Brunch at Elaine’s Main Street Deli for up to 30 people, charging $15 each, all proceeds to go to monks. Pay at the event.
7:00 p.m. The Carey Link presentation
112 E. Findlay St., Carey Ohio

Monday, August 6
11:30 Noon Rotary Presentation
Community Healing Session at Coffee Amici. Open to public. No RSVP needed.
Donation suggestion $10-20

 

7pm :Private healing sessions  at UU Church

Register by contacting redtornadoart@gmail.com

August 7-10 Toledo



Many of the events will also include an opportunity to purchase merchandise from the monastery.
For more information, including the schedule for events contact Tamera Rooney at 419-722-7810 Online: http://sacredartsoftibettour.org

Sacred Arts  of 
Tibet Tour
Contact: Lobsang Wangchuk
Phone: 562-225-3072
email:  wangchuk1943@gmail.com