Sacred Arts Tour
Tibetan Monks of the Drepung Gomang Monastery
Unity Center of Tulsa 1830 S Boston Ave, Tulsa OK 74103
Schedule of Events
Monday, July 31 * FINAL Day *
12p - 1:30p Mani Stone Workshop - Unity Center of Tulsa Friendship Room
The prayer stones (called “mani stones”) of Drepung Gomang Monastery are painted with the prayer “Om mani padme hum," a prayer asking for the qualities of wisdom, compassion, and a good heart. The Monks will teach you how to create images on flat stones and decorate them with sacred mantras. Paint, brushes and bowls will be provided. Participants may bring their own painting supplies and are encouraged to bring stones. Smooth river rocks 4 to 5 inches across are recommended. Up to 24 children/adults will be able to participate and all others are welcome to observe. Suggested Donation $20. * * We thank you so much for your enthusiasm and support for the Monks. This class is now full. Additional participants are still welcome to attend in an observational capacity. * *
2:30p - 4:30p Sand Painting Workshop - Unity Center of Tulsa Friendship Room
The Monks teach you the same design techniques used in creating a Sacred Sand Mandala. Materials are provided. Advance sign up is also recommended for this event. Suggested Donation $20.
6p Farewell Dinner - Unity Center of Tulsa Friendship Room
Join us for a special meal catered by Mark and Audrey Bryan. The Bryan's have generously hosted the Monks for the entirety of their visit. Please come and share in the joy and appreciation generated by these amazing events. Limit 45. Advance sign up and reservation donation of $10 required. Suggested Dinner Donation $25.
For questions, please contact Unity Center of Tulsa 918-582-6624
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