Philly Day of Kindness

On Oct. 26th, His Holiness the Dalai Lama was honored with the National Constitution Center Liberty Medal in Philadelphia, PA. The local Tibetan community celebrated the occasion on Oct. 27th by participating in city-wide Day of Kindness activities along with many other Philadelphians. Here are a few clips captured on that day. Enjoy!

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Losang Samten: Tibetan Sand Mandala

For ten years (2010–2019), the Philadelphia Folklore Project presented this annual residency with National Endowment for the Arts/National Heritage award winner Losang Samten at our gallery at 735 S. 50th Street in West Philadelphia during the last week of April. The public was invited to stop in to observe and ask questions as Losang created an intricate image of the Tibetan Buddhist universe out of colored sand.