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 Bhutan. Brilliant Moon was filmed in Tibet, India, Bhutan, Nepal, and the United States, and uses animation, rare archival footage, and interviews with some of Tibet’s great thinkers to tell his moving life story from birth to death to rebirth.
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 tradition in the modern world, and his own abilities. Mark Elliott directed this documentary which was filmed on location in Bhutan, Nepal, India, France and the United States. Free with regular admission.
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.