Namgyal Monastery Institute of Buddhist Studies
Project Added: August 19, 2021
Arts-and Intersections:Religion & Spiritual Well-Being
Location:Ithaca, New York
Large Intended Impact Area:Nation
A sand mandala, created using Tibetan iconography, is used as a tool for consecrating the earth and its inhabitants and provides a visual framework for establishing the mind of the Buddha. Namgyal Monastery creates these mandalas for exhibition worldwide.