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Title: Tsering Art School
Alternate title: Shechen Institute of Traditional Tibetan Art

Description: The Shechen Institute of Traditional Tibetan Art, ‘Tsering Art School,’ was built under the direction of Shechen Rabjam Rinpoche, with the generous support of the Dutch government and a private donor. It is housed within the grounds of the Shechen Monastery in Nepal. The aim of the Institute is to contribute to the preservation and continuation of the authentic Himalayan Buddhist arts.

The Institute houses: the Tsering Art School (thangka painting school), the Shechen Archives, the tailoring studio, a wood-crafting studio, clay-sculpture studio and incense manufacture.
Classes in thangka painting may be arranged for foreign students. They also sell thangkas painting to the buyers specifications.

URL: http://shechen.org/sub_tsering.html
Subject: Nepal
Customs and traditions
Cultural preservation
Study abroad
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Education Resources -- Programs -- Study Abroad
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Arts -- Visual Arts
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Education Resources -- Programs -- Art Training
Language: English
Source: Shechen Monastery and Dilgo Khyentse Fellowship
Resource Type: Announcement
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2003-11-08 11:10:29
Date Record Checked: 2003-11-08
Date Last Modified: 2004-10-22 08:59:05
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