Tara: Chant Song of the Sacred Feminine | World Folklines
Tara is the Tibetan goddess of universal compassion who represents virtuous and enlightened action. Haunting chant, ancient mantras and song from deep within sung for the soul illuminate tara – the feminine divine.
Lhamo: Encounter with Tibetan Opera | World Folklines
The Tibetan achi lhamo ‘Tibetan opera’ is one of the oldest living theatre traditions in the world. Stories of love, devotion, good/evil are acted, sung and danced. On show are three Tibetan opera singers, a masked actor and dancers.
Tibetan Gathering Dance | World Folklines
Tenzin Nyidon teaches 'Gor Shey', a traditional Tibetan circle dance, danced at the end of special events. 'Gor' means 'circle' and 'shey' means 'song'. It gives the event a ceremonial happy ending.