Mandala: The Sacred Art of Sand

Mandala Dismantling Ceremony—October 14

The mandala dismantling ceremony will be on Sunday, October 14 at 12:oo p.m.
 
The public is invited to observe the Keydong nuns dismantle the mandala in the Austin Arts Center and offer its sands to the Connecticut River. School buses on Summit Street, adjacent to Mather Hall, will provide free, round-trip transportation. Seating is first-come, first-served.

This event will be streamed live on the web. Click here for the webcast.
 

About the Mandala

Six Buddhist nuns from the Keydong Thuk-che Choeling Nunnery in Kathmandu, Nepal, will be in Hartford to build a mandala, a sand painting used for prayer, contemplation, and healing, at Trinity College.