Lotus Film Festival

Education At Elevation (E@E), in partnership with Chenrezig Project, presents two days of films, talks, and discussions on peace, compassion, and Tibetan Buddhist culture.  

All the proceeds will go towards education, food, shelter, and shoes for impoverished kids and seniors in a remote nomadic village in eastern Tibet.  

Benefits:

  • 35 Children for education in Tibetan and Mandarin languages.
  • 60 impoverished seniors for art and craft classes in the winter and spring where the nomads wait out for warmer weather.

Event Details:

Showcase four (4) films from around the world.  75 – 90 minutes film screening followed by 30 minutes discussion/dialogue.  Films title TBD


Day/Time:
March 17, 2023, Friday / 4 pm and 6 pm

March 18, 2023, Saturday / 4 pm, 6 pm and 8 pm


Cost: 

Daily pass, unlimited in and out

$20 advance purchase 1-day

$30 advance purchase both-days

$30 at the door per day


Guest Speakers: 

Sonam Sherpa Rinpoche, who was born in Tibet, loves to teach Tibetan meditation and sharing his wisdom.  He has earned the title of Tulku, which is equivalent to a Ph.D. in Buddhism studies.  Rinpoche has been actively teaching across South East Asia.

Mark Winwood, founder and dharma sharer of Chenrezig Project,  www.chenrezigproject.org has hosted multiple dharma film festivals in Florida and Washington.  Mark is an assistant professor at Naropa University.  He also leads dharma study groups locally and online and hosts a podcast @ chenrezigproject.podbean.com