Festival of Tibet is the perfect opportunity to experience Tibetan culture and to renew mind, body and spirit through workshops and ideas.
The Festival of Tibet will explore themes of compassion, conflict, occupation, love, peace, migration, environmental justice and human rights.
Tibetan Painting Workshop with Master Karma Phuntsok
11:30am–1pm, Fri 27 April
All tickets $25
Learn some simple techniques used in traditional Tibetan drawing and painting. The art of Karma Phuntsok is a unique and dynamic expression of contemporary Buddhist art.
The startling beauty and richness which graces this acclaimed artist’s work is influenced by his diverse life experiences. Be sure to explore an exhibition of his works in the Mosquito Foyer during the Festival of Tibet.
Chakra Healing Through Aromatherapy
2pm–3pm, Fri 27 April
All tickets $30
Learn about the chakras and how, when used with aromatherapy, they become one of the most dynamic tools for personal and spiritual growth. Qualified aromatherapist, author of The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Perfect Potion founder and Managing Director Sal Battaglia will lead this educational workshop.
I Heart Momo: Tibetan Cooking Workshop
3.30pm–4.30pm, Fri 27 April
All tickets $25
Learn the art of making the perfect Tibetan dumpling. Momo master and West End Market favourite Wanday will share his secrets with you at this delicious workshop for all ages. Momos are Tibetan dumplings, traditionally made to celebrate special dates in the Tibetan calendar. Wanday will demonstrate how it’s done and then there’s plenty of time for hands on, practical learning. The result will be a plate full of delicious momos and a new dish to add to your kitchen repertoire. All ingredients provided.