Return to homepage

Nuns of Khachoe Ghakyil
Women's Freedom and Spiritual Liberation:
2000 European Tour
Related links on Tibetan Buddhism


Overview Tibetan Buddhism
Sacred art of Tibet


Sand mandalas

  • The Sand Mandala pages on the ArtNetwork site explain the construction and significance of Tibetan sand mandalas.   Illustrated with colour photographs.
  • History in the Making:   an article on the nuns of Keydong Thukche Choling, a sister nunnery in Kathmandu, who made a sand mandala during their visit to Trinity College in Hartford, CT in 1998.   From the Hartford Advocate.
  • The Center of the Circle: A Mandala Resource includes a large section of fascinating links on Tibetan sand mandalas.
  • Healing The Earth is an online exhibit based upon the 1997 visit of the monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery to the Canadian Museum of Civilization, showing their day-by-day construction of the Medicine Buddha sand mandala.
On Buddhist nuns
Buddhist centres and teachers in North America
Other links Dharma screen savers - download a Tibetan prayerwheel screensaver for your PC (351 kb ZIP file -- works with Windows 95/98/NT)
Local sponsors of the nuns' tour in North America



Sacred performance | Ritual music | Sand mandalas | The nuns of KGN | Image gallery
CD recording | European tour itinerary (in German) | Info for organizers | Support the nuns! | Related links

© Khachoe Ghakyil 1999-2002
Web custodian Julia Milton
Hosted by Women Active in Buddhism.