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Buddhist Monk Mandala Blessing and Closing Ceremonies

  • Institute of Texan Cultures 801 East César E. Chávez Boulevard San Antonio, TX, 78205 United States (map)

The monks of Deproung Loesling Monastery dismantle the sand mandala at the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures. Its grains will be taken to the San Antonio River, allowing the healing energies to flow into the world.


Monks prepare mandala at UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures

The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures will welcome the monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery, who will prepare a mandala sand painting on the main exhibit floor and host various lectures and programs during their visit.

Endorsed by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and with the direct guidance of Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, the tours make a contribution to world peace and healing through sacred art. MORE: