The Official Merigar East Gonpa Inauguration
The Cultural Association Dzogchen Community celebrates on 23rd August 2012 between 3-6 p.m. (15:00-18:00 hours) The Official Gonpa Inauguration as international cultural event. The event will take place in Merigar East, village of 23 August, Constanta county, at the seat of the Cultural Association Dzogchen Community of Romania called Gar (encounter place).
A Gonpa is an octagonal building on the territory of the Gar, where periodically seminars are held by the Tibetan Master and Professor Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, one of the most important representatives of the Tibetan Culture in the world, nominated for the Nobel Price 2009.
The event will be honored beside of about 200 participants from all over the world through the presence of Tibetan Professor Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, representatives of the Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism, of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, of the Mayor of Constanta, of the County Council Constanta, of the Mayor of 23 August, outstanding personalities from Bucharest and abroad.
The event will be amply presented in the media and can be followed all over the world via webcast.
The program of The Official Gonpa Inauguration:
15.00 Press conference with the Tibetan Master and Professor Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, governmental authorities , official representatives of the of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, of the Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism, of the Mayor of Constanta, of the County Council Constanta, of the Mayor of 23 August , etc.
15.30 Description of activities of A.S.I.A. (Association for International Solidarity in ASIA)
16.15 Tibetan music and dances
16.30 Presentation of Yantra Yoga
16.45 Presentation of Vajra Dance
17.00 Delighting with Tibetan food
The event will close with viewing the documentary film My Reincarnation about the life and the activities of the Tibetan Master and Tibetan Professor Chogyal Namkhai Norbu and of His son Khyentse Yeshi Silvano Namkhai. The film narrates about a period of 20 years. The documentary film My reincarnation has been presented on many international festivals in abroad and also in Romania, at the International Festival One World Romania. Production Zohe film – New York.
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Our Partners Supporting the Organization of Event
1. Murfatlar - a producer of fine Romanian wines
2. One World Romania
3. Primaria Comunei 23 August