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Where There Is Suffering, There Is Art: Tibetan Artist Holds Solo Show in NYC

Tenzin Dorjee | Posted 04.27.2015 | Arts
Tenzin Dorjee

This weekend, a few dozen New Yorkers attended an event at Tibet House: an art tour by Tara Lobsang, a Tibetan artist born and raised in Tibet, educated in India, and now living in New York.

Debbie Harry, Laurie Anderson, Patti Smith Lead A Women-Centric Tibet House Benefit

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 02.14.2015 | Arts

"I saw Laurie Anderson in Germany once, leaving a hotel with Lou Reed," Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne recounted in a phone interview this week. "I...

Feminism Awakens In Himalayan Buddhist Art and Meditation

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.27.2015 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

In mid-January the popularly-esteemed, British-born Buddhist nun, Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo -- the closest thing we have to a Thomas Merton figure today -- spoke before a sold-out audience at the Rubin Museum of Himalayan Arts in Manhattan.

Cultural and Charitable Catch-Up: March 2014

Jill Lynne | Posted 05.18.2014 | Entertainment
Jill Lynne

The warmer weather's promise of spring provided a welcome backdrop for three, charitable, very social benefits. The ladies of the social set were all ...

Cultural & Chartable Catch-Up: February 2014

Jill Lynne | Posted 04.07.2014 | Entertainment
Jill Lynne

Cultural & Charitable Catch-Up with FAVS & Commentary Text & Photographs (c) Jill Lynne, February 2014 Pete Seeger, The Tibet House Benefit, French ...

Cultural & Charitable Catch-Up: October 28, 2013

Jill Lynne | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Jill Lynne

C & C Catch-Up Cultural & Charitable Catch-Up _______________________________ The Jazz Foundation's Loft Party, "A Time To Kill", "12 Years A Slave",...

What Would Philip Glass, Das Racist, Lou Reed And Antony Together?

Posted 03.30.2012 | Home

The Tibet House offered yet another incredible lineup for its 22nd annual benefit concert concert at Carnegie Hall Monday night. Philip Glass, who cur...

Gazelle Emami

75 Years Of Glass

HuffingtonPost.com | Gazelle Emami | Posted 01.31.2012 | Home

When Philip Glass looks out from the stage this evening at Carnegie Hall, he will see the same audience he's always seen. Unlike most performers of hi...

Japanese Holistic Healer in NYC to Build School for Tibetan Orphans in India

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Luce

Manjushree Orphanage, she explained to us, is in the village of Tawang, located at the foot of the Himalayas where there has long been a border dispute between China and India.

Preserving Tibetan Culture and Arts in New York

Heidiminx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Heidiminx

For over twenty years, the Tibet House has operated with the function of preserving Tibetan art and culture. And this week, the Tibet House will be opening an exhibit showing the art of their students.

The Greening of the Dalai Lama

Susan Sawyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Susan Sawyers

Would the Dalai Lama shed his saffron and cranberry robes for green? His Holiness the Dalai Lama said Thursday that America should start a Green Par...

Iggy Pop, Patti Smith And Other Stars Rock For Tibet House At Carnegie Hall

AP | RYAN McLENDON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Regina Spektor and many others contributed to a potent sonic cocktail that rocked Carnegie Hall at the 20th An...

Tibet House Benefit Show Enthralls Carnegie Hall

AP | RYAN McLENDON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

NEW YORK — Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Regina Spektor and many others contributed to a potent sonic cocktail that rocked Carnegie Hall at the 20th An...

Tibet House's XX Annual Benefit At Carnegie Hall This Friday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

It was 15 years ago that the Beastie Boys and the Milarepa Fund first started promoting Tibetan Freedom Concerts that inspired millions to fight for t...

Leila Hadley Luce: The Last of the Great Luces?

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Leila Hadley Luce was brutally honest. She was stunningly beautiful. And she had enough money to do what she wished with her life.