Monks to create mandala, present programMay 27th, 2014 at 2:25 pm by manettenewbold under Latest Posts
Monks of the Drepung Loseling Monastery will create a colorful mandala inside Popejoy Hall this week.
A ceremony to consecrate the site will take place Wednesday at 1 p.m. and will last about 30 minutes. It will include chants, music and mantra recitation.
The process of making the mandala takes about two and a half days and can viewed for free from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday.
On Saturday, the monks will dismantle the mandala during a special ceremony from 1 to 2 p.m.