Tibetan Monks Mystical Arts Tour will visit Paonia and Hotchkiss July 13-18. The monks of Drepung Loseling Monastery in India will perform healing and blessing ceremonies and share the Tibetan culture during their visit.
A water protection blessing will take place Saturday, July 15, at 9 a.m. at the Paonia River Park. This musical, colorful ceremony is to protect the local waters from any harm, recognizing the precious nature of water to life.
Lama Chopa ceremony and offering is scheduled Sunday, July 16, at 6 p.m, at Hotchkiss Yoga Tree. Bring produce and flowers from your garden or farm to participate in this beautiful puja to promote personal, local, and global healing. Then, bring your offering home and enjoy the blessings.
To schedule a private blessing, please call Jane McGarry at 433-0482.
Two of the four marijuana questions on the November ballot were narrowly approved by voters in the City of Delta. Measure 2F allows the establishment of medical marijuana centers. Measure 2H permits the establishment of medical marijuana cultivation, testing, research and manufacturing facilities.