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Description- CULTURAL FESTIVAL OF TIBET: 2 TO 4  APRIL 2018
Organised in collaboration with the Central Tibetan Administration the festival celebrates Tibetan culture and brings together art, religion, cultural lifestyle, medicine, history, literature, film and educational activities, exhibitions, talks, discussions, film screenings and performance
Exhibitions: 
AT THE GANDHI-KING MEMORIAL PLAZA, 2 TO 4 APRIL 2018, 11:00 TO 19:00
Tibetan Medicine and Astrological Institute – A display of Tibetan medicine, consultation, and astrology
Norbulingkha Institute – A display of Tibetan arts, handicraft, wood carving, metal work, thangkha painting and apparel
Library of Tibetan Works and Archives – A display of books
Tibet House – A display of books
Tibetan Nomads from Ladakh
Dekyiling Tibetan Settlement– A display of carpet, apron and yata weaving
AT SEMINAR ROOMS I TO III, KAMALADEVI COMPLEX, 2 TO 4 APRIL 2018, 11:00 TO 19:00
From the Collection of Tibet Museum
An exhibition of photographs of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s escape and entry into India; India and Tibet: Ancient Ties, Current Bonds; and Tibet’s Journey in Exile
Tibetan Calligraphy
By Jamyang Dorjee, well-known calligrapher
Butter Sculpture Installation by monks of Gyuto Monastery
Sand Mandala Installation by monks of Gyuto Monastery
AT 12:00 IN GANDHI-KING MEMORIAL PLAZA
Inauguration of the Festival
Chief Guest: Smt Sheila Dixit, former Chief Minister of Delhi
Artists of the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts will present the ‘Thank You India’ song
FROM 13:00 ONWARDS IN THE MULTIPURPOSE HALL
Tai Situ Rinpoche – Guide to Mindfulness and Cultivating Lasting happiness
Moderator: Dr. Renuka Singh
FROM 15:00 TO 16:30
Panel discussion on India and Tibet: Ancient Ties, Current Bonds
Speakers: Dr. Lobsang Sangay, President of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile; Prof. Samdhong Rinpoche; Dr. Kapila Vatsyayan; and Smt Madhuri Sondhi
Moderator: Shri Rajiv Mehrotra
FROM 17:00 TO 18:00
The Healing Science of Traditional Tibetan Medicine
Speaker: Dr. TsewangTamdin, Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute
FROM 18:15 TO 19:15
Cultural Performance
By artists of the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts, Dharamsala
Date- 2 To 4 April
Venue- India International Centre