Preservation of Treasures Workshop, March 2017

The Preservation of Treasures Workshop, concluded at Library of Tibetan Works and Archives, Dharamsala, India. Participants joined us from LTWA Library and Museum, Men-Tsee-Khang Medical and Astro-science Institute, Jamyang Choling Nunnery, Dongyu Gatsal Ling Nunnery, Tibetan Museum, Institute of Thangka Art, Central University of Tibetan Studies in Varanasi, and Government of India Ministry of Culture in Dehli, with visitors from Tashi Jong Monastery and Dzongsar Khyentse Chokyi Lodro Institute in Chauntra. Jim Canary shared a day on Preservation of Pechas. Participants were engaged in documentation practice, and risk assessment reporting during our on-site visits to local museums and monasteries.

Upcoming workshops include invitations to Sera Jey Monastery, Central University of Tibetan Studies in Varanasi, and in Ladakh.