Tibetan Monks - Sand Mandala

Sand painting is an ancient Tibetan art form. Marni Blanken speaks with Geshe Lobzang Samdup and Namgyal Tsondu about the process of creating the Sand Mandala. The sand mandala is carefully constructed from dyed sand particles. The mandala that was created at the Cincinnati Art Museum is the Medicine Buddha Sand Mandala.

Length: 
7 minutes
Date Recorded: 
05/28/2009