Showing of Award-Winning Film “Tashi and the Monk” at Pybus
Pybus Public Market
Wednesday, March 11th, 7:00pm - 8:15pm
@ Pybus Public Market
The award-winning film “Tashi and the Monk” shows at Pybus Market on Wednesday, March 11 at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Mike and JoAnn Walker and Dr. Frank James from Bellingham will present a special introduction. Admission is free. Space is limited to the first 175 attendees. Donations will be accepted to support Jhamtse Gatsal, a unique children’s community in India.
“Tashi and the Monk” highlights the work and mission of Jhamtse Gatsal. The founder and director is a Buddhist monk, Venerable Lobsang Phuntsok. Situated in the foothills of the Himalayas, Jhamtse Gatsal’s mission has been described as a “brave social experiment” that involves rescuing orphaned and neglected children and providing them with educational opportunities that would be otherwise unavailable.