St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
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What is so compelling about this country called the World’s Third Pole? How does the culture and the human rights struggle of Tibet, located high in the Himalayas, affect Louisvillians right now? Learn more about Tibet from compelling speakers, experience traditional music, enjoy a taste of Tibetan food and visit a Tibetan market.
Featuring Guest Speakers:
– Dhondup Wangchen, Tibetan filmmaker imprisoned in China for his documentary work
– Nawang Khechog, Tibetan flutist, internationally recognized musician
– Geshe Lobsang Gelek, Chief Administrator of Drepung Gomang Monastery in India
– Dr. Keith Mountain, PhD, Glaciologist at the University of Louisville
– Tenzin Namgyal, President, Tri-State Tibetan Association and interpreter
Drepung Gomang Center for Engaging Compassion presents this extraordinary opportunity.
Tickets: $10 until June 30, $15 following and at the door. Call for group ticket and student rate.
Purchase: DrepungGomangUSA.org (under the “Sign Up for Classes” tab), at the center, or call 502-614-5616.
Tags: Tibetan Culture, Awareness, Wisdom, Music, Food, Buddhism, Buddhist