Art opening: Sand Mandala Project

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Tibetan Buddhist monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery visit the Blanton to construct a magnificent tantric Buddhist mandala sand painting. Experience the beauty of this ancient ritual and blessing of the space as monks prepare for the creation of the mandala. 

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.: Ceremonial chanting and music

1:30 - 4:30 p.m.: Line drawing for the mandala

Event Details


1.9.13 | 12:30 pm


200 E. MLK Jr. Blvd.
Austin, TX 78701


Ticket Info

Free with price of admission ($9 for non-members)