Lama Message to Australia 2006
Australian Tibet Council
Wollongong Festival of Tibet
Parker, Karma Phuntsok 2005
The Australian Year of Tibet
2006 was celebrated in Wollongong, Australia, between 15-26 February
with TibetFest 2006.
of Events - 4 February 2006 ##
!!! ### TibetFest06
Information leaflet ### !!!
FLYER January 2006 - in colour ##
A variety of events took place
during the two week period, including:
- Karma Phunstok exhibition
- by the Tibetan Australian artist Karma Phuntsok (personal web site: karmaart.com) at the Project Contemporary
255 Keira Street, Wollongong, from 15-26 February. A list of works
included in the exhibition and offered for sale is available here: Karma
The artist was in attendance at the exhibition. Official opening of the
exhibition by Senator Bob Brown, Australian Greens - 7.30pm Thursday 16
- Song of the Mandala Tour
- creation of a sand mandala by monks from Namgyal Monastery, India, at
City Gallery, 21-26 February. Official opening and welcome
12pm Tuesday 21 February 2006. Monks accompanied by Tibetan Australian
- 7 Paths to Tibet photograph exhibition
at The Old Courthouse, Belmore Basin, Wollongong Harbour, 18-19
February. Official opening by Paul Bourke ATC and Dorji Dolma, Tibet
Community of Australia, 7pm Friday 17 February 2006. 7 Paths to Tibet
- Public teachings on the Mandala by
Tenzin Phil & Lama Ngawang. 2-3pm Saturday 18
February. Location - Old Courthouse, Wollongong Harbour.
- Tibet & Tibetan Culture - talk
by Samdong Rinpoche, Prime Minister, Tibetan Parliament in exile,
2-3pm Sunday 19 February. Location - Old Courthouse, Wollongong Harbour.
- Tim Johnson - lecture on the art of
Karma Phuntsok. Well known Australian artist Tim Johnson
gave a talk on his ongoing collaboration with Karma Phuntsok. 7pm 22
February 2006. Project Contemporary Art Space.
- Songs of the Mandala Concert
- music, singing, dancing and chanting by Tenzin
Choegyal and the Namygal
Monks. 7pm, Saturday 25 February 2006, Project Contemporary
Art Space. Cost: $10.
Wollongong Tibetfest06 was
committed to raising
awareness of cultural, spiritual and political issues concerning Tibet
and Tibetan Buddhism. Tibetfest06 was organised by the Wollongong
Contact: Michael Organ via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or mobile 0468 548 709.
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