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Sand Mandala Workshop with Rabkar Wangchuk

Date: 10/27/13
Time: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Audience: Public
Sponsored By: The Dorsky Museum
Cost: Pre-register at museumrsvp@newpaltz.edu
Location: Multipurpose Room, Student Union
Contact: Amy Pickering, x3844, sdma@newpaltz.edu
Web Site: http://www.newpaltz.edu/museum

Rabkar Wangchuk, former monk and artist trained in tangka painting as well as other forms of traditional Tibetan Buddhist art, served as lead visual artist for nine years at the Tibetan Institute for Performing Arts (TIPA) in his birthplace of Dharamsala. He was trained under the revered teacher late Venerable Ngawang Norbu from Tibet. Over twenty years, he mastered and pursued perfection in woodcarving, butter sculpture and consecration of color-particle Mandela.