Buddhism For Daily Living When you develop inner peace, it means no matter what sort of environment you are in, your mind is calm. – H.H. the 14th Dalai Lama. In a world filled with fear, intolerance, violence and therefore a lack of peace of mind, Buddhism for Daily Living serves as practical advice for [...]
HOLIDAY SALE Join us for a Holiday Sale - Vendors from Sherpa Village, Norhla Gifts, and Mountainside Craft will be on-hand selling Tibetan jewelry, statues, scarves, and other unique items. 2pm - 6pm. Free Admission.
Please join us for an afternoon of traditional Tibetan music and dance by EX-TIPA, a group of musicians and dancers trained at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts and now living in NYC. The Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA) is one of the pioneering cultural institutes established through the vision of His Holiness the [...]
Celebrate Halloween a few days early at the Tibetan Museum. Please join us for an afternoon of arts and crafts where children can make their own Tibetan Masks, Prayer Flags, and Bracelets, and enjoy the festive fall decorations at the Museum. Free for Children, $6 for adults.
Please join us for a Saturday morning meditation with Ven. Thupten Phuntsok. The benefits of meditation include lowering stress and improving your emotional intelligence. The session lasts about an hour, chairs and cushions are provided. $12/$10 for members.
Please join us for a screening of WHITE SUN Saturday, October 13th 5:00 PM Reception, 6:00 PM Screening White Sun was filmed in Nepal and directed by Deepak Rauniyar. The film tells the story of anti-regime partisan Chandra, who will confront physical, social, and political obstacles for his father's funeral. His search for a solution takes him to neighboring [...]
Join us for a meditation walk in Fresh Kills Park with Thupten Phuntsok and Tattfoo Tan. Event details and registration may be found on the Fresh Kills Website.
Crazy Wisdom – This film explores the wisdom of the arrival of Tibetan Buddhism in America through the story of Chogyam Trungpa, the brilliant “bad boy of Buddhism” whi fled his homeland during the Chinese Communist invasion. Trungpa arrived in the US in 1970 and legend has it that he said to his students, “Take [...]
Brilliant Moon, Glimpses of Dilgo Khyentse Rincpoche – This film chronicles the life of the writer, poet, and meditation master, and one of Tibet’s most revered 20th century Buddhist teachers. His life and teachings were an inspiration to all who encountered him and his many students included the Dalai Lama and the Royal Family of [...]
Ani Lhacham – When she was a child, Lhacham was eager to read and write. For economic reasons, her parents thought otherwise. So she decided to run away to join a nunnery in order to receive the education she was dreaming of. The film is a tender and poetic portrait of Lhacham and her first [...]