Closing Ceremony and Hike

Date/Time

November 17, 2018
02:00 PM until 04:00 PM

Description

Traditionally, most sand mandalas are deconstructed shortly after their completion as a metaphor of the impermanence of life. The sands are swept and placed in an urn to fulfill the function of healing, half is distributed to the audience at the closing ceremony, while the remainder is carried to a nearby body of water where it is deposited. Participants may join the monks as they hike to disperse the sand. 

Cost

Free Admission

Location

University Hall, William Paterson University
Wayne , NJ

Additional Information

Phone

973.720.2371

Contact name

Phillip Sprayberry

Contact email

sprayberryp@wpunj.edu

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