Saturday April 28th, 2007
Presented by Blue Heron Zen Buddhist Centre & Lama Yeshe Ling Tibetan Buddhist Study Group
Be inspired•meet•share a meal
at Chua Huong Dam Temple,
The sweeping Indian epic of the story of King Asoka`s life, from savage warrior to Buddhist messenger of peace. Told in Bollywood style this is a visually stunning retelling of the legend of Asoka, starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor. It traces the legendary life of Asoka, who ascended the throne of
Bae Yong-kyun's Zen masterpiece. Acclaimed by critics and audiences as one of the most ravishing films ever made. In a remote mountain monastery, an old master, a young monk and an orphaned boy devote themselves to their teachings. Facing death, the master becomes desperate to lead his disciples away from the outer world and point them toward their quest for enlightenment. This magnificent film, astonishingly rich in beauty and affirmation of life, is not only a cinematic gem but also a transcendent evocation of the mystery and humanity of Zen Buddhism. Selected by three international film critics as "One of the Ten Best Films of All Time" in the 1993 Sight & Sound Critics Poll.
An engaging and insightful documentary on His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 12 Day visit to
By Tashi Eugyal, Narrated by Dr. Thupten Jinpa.
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