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Tibet Week 2009
   
Monday, March 23
 
10:30-11:30 am 
Monday at the Carlos Museum
Tibetan stories will be read aloud to children, Asian Art Gallery
Noon 
Opening Ceremony
Sangsol Smoke Offering, Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi and the Drepung Loseling monks, in front of the Carlos Museum, Emory University Quad
7:00-9:00 pm 
Panel: “Painting the Sacred: Reflections on Tibetan Thangkas.”
Tenzin Norbu (master painter from Norbulingka Institute), Dolmakyap Zorgey (Deputy Managing Director from Norbulingka Institute), John Dunne (Emory Religion Department), and moderator Tara Doyle (Emory Religion Department). Carlos Reception Hall
   
Tuesday, March 24
 
10:00-1:00 pm 
3:00-5:00 pm 
Thangka Painting Demonstration
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
1:00-2:00 pm 
Chanting by the Drepung Loseling Monks &
Meditation with Bobbi Patterson
Carlos Reception Hall
5:00-6:00 pm 
Center for International Programs Abroad (CIPA) Information Session Emory’s Tibetan Studies Abroad Program in Dharamsala, India
Carlos Reception Hall
   
Wednesday, March 25
 
10:00-1:00 pm 
3:00-5:00 pm 
Thangka Painting Demonstration
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
1:00-2:00 pm 
Chanting by the Drepung Loseling Monks &
Meditation with Brendan Ozawa-de Silva

Carlos Reception Hall
11:30-2:30 pm 
Wonderful Wednesday
“Tibet and Students for a Free Tibet Tables” @ Wonderful Wednesday, in front of Cox Hall
7:00-9:00 pm 
Emory Tibet Science Initative
ETSI Faculty on “Challenges & Rewards of teaching modern science to Tibetan monastics”, featuring Geshe Lhakdor, Director of the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives and Mr. Lobsang Nyandak, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the Americas.
Carlos Reception Hall
   
Thursday, March 26
 
10:00-1:00 pm 
3:00-5:00 pm 
Thangka Painting Demonstration
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
1:00-2:00 pm 
Chanting by the Drepung Loseling Monks &
Meditation with John Dunne
Carlos Reception Hall
4:00-5:00 pm 
AntiquiTEA
Dolmakyap Zorgey explains Tibetan art
Carlos Reception Hall
7:00-9:00 pm 
Film "Cry of the Snow Lion"
Introduction by Mr. Lobsang Nyandak, Representative of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the Americas. Sponsored by Students for a Free Tibet.
Carlos Reception Hall
   
Friday, March 27
 
10:00-1:00 pm 
3:00-5:00 pm 
Thangka Painting Demonstration
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
1:00-2:00 pm 
Chanting by the Drepung Loseling Monks &
Meditation with Tara Doyle

Carlos Reception Hall
6:30-8:30 pm 
Kids @ the Carlos
Kids @ the Carlos: Workshop with Tenzin Norbu
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
7:00 pm 
Gallery Talk
Marguerite Ingram discusses Tibetan works in the Museum's permanent collection
Level One Galleries, Carlos Museum
   
Saturday, March 28
 
11:00-12:30 pm 
Tibet Week Closing Ceremony & Meditation
with Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi & the Drepung Loseling Monks
Carlos Reception Hall
1:00-5:00 pm 
Thangka Painting Demonstration
Tate Room, Carlos Museum
 

 

 
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