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 [...]
Angry Monk –This documentary is the story of “modern” Tibet, encapsulated by a monk in the early 20th century. Feeling constrained, Gendun Cheophel (1903-1951) broke out of Tibet and traveled in India, bringing his experiences and ideas home to his people through his writings and painting. Choephel was ahead of his time, a prototype for [...]
Sky Dancer – Sky Dancer is a film about the daily life and teachings of one of Tibet’s great female masters. In a world where ethnic and political tensions are driving people apart, we are transported to a community where Tibetan and Chinese students study together and are treated as equals. The film is an [...]
Yangsi – Jigme Lhundrup is the “Yangsi”, the reincarnation of a greatly revered Tibetan Buddhist Meditation master. He must train to uphold this legacy from the age of four. Even with the loving support of his teachers and family the way forward is not always clear. Questions begin to arise about the place of his [...]
Enjoy an afternoon Tai Chi Class with Bob Murphy. Most Saturdays the class is held outdoors so please dress in layers and wear a rubber-soled shoe. $12/$10 for members.
The Museum is open to the public fro 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Last entry is 4:45 PM.