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Summer Camp 2018: Tibetan Language and Cultural School Seattle

Dates: Aug 1st (Wednesday) – Aug5 th (Sunday) Registration Deadline : July 25 th , 2018 Location: ● 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle,WA 98103 ● Shoreline Senior Center: 18560 1 st Ave NE, Shoreline 98155 Hours: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm Tibetan Language and Cultural School of Seattle, WA under the guidance of Office of Tibet and with the funding support of $ 2000 from The Tibet Fund is fortunate to organize a week long summer camp for our community kids this year. The purpose of the program is to promote Tibetan language and culture by instilling interest and enthusiasm...

Tibetan West-Coast Trungkar Picnic 2018

Welcome! The Tibetan Association of Washington is pleased to host the Annual Tibetan West-Coast Trungkar Picnic this year in Bothell, a surburban area about 20 minutes north-east from Downtown Seattle. The picnic returns after a gap of a few years. The importance of this annual picnic tradition that began over two decades ago brings Tibetans from all along the US West Coast together to celebrate His Holiness The Dalai Lama’s Birthday during this weekend in July. It is a unique opportunity for Tibetans to come together, young and old, to unite, connect and engage through various sporting activities, cultural shows...

Let’s Talk in Tibetan-an online contest hosted by The Tibet Fund in partnership with the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC.

Let’s Talk in Tibetan is an online contest hosted by The Tibet Fund in partnership with the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC inviting all young Tibetans ages 6 to 18 residing in North America to showcase their Tibetan language skills and fluency. The preservation of the Tibetan language among the young generation in the diaspora community is important to keep alive the Tibetan identity and culture. The contest involves the participants to record a 3-4 minute casual conversation in Tibetan with an adult or parent and upload to YouTube. The contest will be evaluated on content, clear pronunciation, grammar, vocabulary,...

Tenzin Rigdol, a leading Tibetan contemporary artist will be coming to Seattle on March 10th. Please save the date.

Join us for a screening of the critically acclaimed film, “Bringing Tibet Home” and a conversation with Tenzing Rigdol, a leading Tibetan contemporary artist and founder of STUDIO 59 and Dialogue Artist Residency. He will discuss the launch of an exciting new project, the first residency program for Tibetan contemporary artists living in exile. The event will also include a benefit sale of Rigdol’s artworks to raise funds for the residency. (See attached pdf) This is indeed a rare opportunity to acquire Rigdol’s art at ridiculously affordable rates). You will remember him from Bringing Tibet Home, the documentary behind his art...

Save the Dates: TAW December Events

Dec 9th 2017 – 28th anniversary of the Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize on His Holiness the Dalai Lama   We will be celebrating the 28th anniversary of the Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize on His Holiness the Dalai Lama on December 9th. It’s going to be POTLUCK event and once again it’s time to show your culinary skills as we will have best dish award. We would also like to request you to bring tibetan tea and sweet tea as well. There will also be open mic, so please come prepared with skills and talents to showcase. Date   :  Saturday, Dec...