Key West Tara Mandala
A Tibetan Buddhist Sangha
May All Beings Benefit
Key West Tara Mandala is honored to again host monks from the Drepung Gomang Monastery (summer home to H.H. Dalai Lama) as part of their national “Sacred Arts Tour” the week of January 7-15, 2017.  The various events, including creating a Sand Mandala of Peace, will present unique opportunities to be in the presence of these ordained monks, students of H.H. Dalai Lama, as they speak, sing, pray and teach.
Daily Marketplace
Daily Mandala
Jan 9th and daily sales
Tuesday, Jan 10
Wednesday, Jan 11
Thursday, Jan 12
Saturday, Jan 14
Sunday, Jan 15

Drepung Gomang Monks
January 7 - 15, 2017

Jan 8 -15 Schedule

DAILY Tibetan Marketplace (all day)       St Paul's Church      
10:00 am    Monk's Morning Blessings - Mandala Work
4:00 pm Monk's Closing Blessing

Sun Jan 8         
11:00 am Monk Welcome Service                                   St Paul's Church 
1:00 pm Opening Ceremony / Tibetan Marketplace St Paul's Church 

Mon Jan 9
Daily Schedule (see above)
6:00 pm Buddhist Book Reception Books & Books
(Studios of KW)

Tues Jan 10
Daily Schedule (see above)
7:00 pm       Sound Healing & Monk Music         St Paul's Church

Wed Jan 11     
Daily Schedule (see above)
4:30 pm       Meditation Walk & CHOD   KW Botanical Gardens

Thurs Jan 12    
Daily Schedule (see above)
6:00 pm Tibetan Marketplace Tropic Cinema
6:30 pm Reception 
7:00 pm Tashi and the MONK 

Fri Jan 13        
 4:30 pm White Street Blessings:
Key West Wildlife Center
Key West AIDS Memorial
African Cemetery Memorial

 5:15 pm Walking Meditation
(procession down Ed Knight Pier)
followed by sunset meditation on Higgs Beach

Sat Jan 14        
Daily Schedule (see above)
2:00-5:00 pm Marketplace and Cultural Pageant         St. Paul's Church
7:00 pm Sacred Sounds Concert/Interfaith St. Paul's Church

Sun Jan 15
9:30 am             Morning Service          St Paul's Church
1:00 pm             Closing Ceremony & Procession to Beach