The Power of Compassion is a dramatic, entertaining and informative ninety-minute performance of the majestic masked dances and the sacred chant from Tashi Lhunpo Monastery - one of the most important of Tibet's teaching monasteries. The monks, from their re-established monastery in exile in South India, present a taste of the culture of Tibet, and of Tashi Lhunpo Monastery in particular.
Workshops giving an insight into the world of the Tibetan monastery, and/or the visual arts of the Tantric tradition, such as prayer-flag printing, butter sculpture and sand mandala making are also be available.
Evening Performance: 7pm
Adult: £8, Concession: £5 (over 60 / benefits) Under16: £2
Workshops: 3.30pm Sand Mandala Making, Chanting and more!
With Evening Performance Ticket: £2 / Workshop Only: £3
Places are limited for the workshops so booking is recommended although workshop places may be available on the door. (Accompanied children over 8 years are welcome at the workshops)
Tickets are available online at www.thebooth.co.uk (Debit / Credit card) or from the Craigmonie Centre (cash or cheque)