Tibet Foundation

Asia:Body Mind Spirit

Oct 13, 2004

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Asia House and the Wellcome Trust present a major exhibi

Asia House and the Wellcome Trust present a major exhibition of Asian treasures from the Wellcome Library exploring the rich world of Asia wellbeing. Discover how medicine is inseparable from the cultural and spiritual life of Asia from religion to exercise, diet to feng shui. Journey from the lands of the Mediterranean in the West to those of the Pacific in the East through the Wellcome Library’s rarely shown collection of Asian Art. Objects include exquisite manuscripts, rare anatomical charts, important medical texts and fascinating artefacts from India, Tibet, China, Japan and many more Asian countries. Brunei Gallery SOAS

FREE Lecture Saturday 23 October 4.30-5.30pm Khalili Lecture Theatre SOAS Health and Healing in Asian Medicine – Jacqueline Young An illustrated tour of diagnosis, treatment and self-care approaches in Tibetan, Indian, Chinese and Japanese medicine. This lively presentation will include demonstrations and practical health tips that can be used by anyone. Jacqueline Young is a practitioner, writer, teacher and broadcaster specialising in oriental medicine. She holds a masters degree in clinical psychology and is also a qualified oriental medical practitioner and nutritionist. She is the complementary medicine contributor for BBCi and has written several books on natural medicine. FREE Gallery talk Thursday 2 December 1.30-2pm Brunei Gallery SOAS A Tibetan Buddhist Approach to Life Gallery talk with Zara Fleming, Freelance Specialist in Tibetan Art and Co-Curator of Exhibition FREE Open Day Saturday 23 October 12-5.30pm Brunei Gallery SOAS Shangri-La Create your own Tibetan prayer flag to welcome visitors to the exhibition. Art workshop led by Anita Chowdry 12-4pm For full details see www.asiahouse.org or email: education@asiahouse.co.uk


Venue:

Name :
Tibet Foundation Office (Old!)
Address:
2. St. James's Market, London, SW1Y 4SB, United Kingdom
Phone:
020 7930 6001
e-mail:
office@tibet-foundation.org
Web
www.tibet-foundation.org

Organiser:

Name :
Tibet Foundation
Phone:
020 7930 6001
e-mail:
office@tibet-foundation.org
Web
www.tibet-foundation.org