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Tibetan monks making return to Carson City

Carson City is hosting Buddhist monks from the India’s Nechung Monastery on Monday, Aug. 7, and Thursday, Aug. 10.

Tibetan Buddhist monks from the historic Nechung Monastery in Dharamsala, India, are returning to Carson City.

The monks will be holding healing services in the ballroom at the Brewery Arts Center, 449 W. King St., at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 7, and Thursday, Aug. 10.

On Monday, the Venerable Nechung Rinpoche will conduct a teaching on compassion, followed by a compassion meditation and prayers for world peace.

Thursday’s event will focus on Medicine Buddha and health blessing for the healing of body and mind for all sentient beings.

Both events will be followed by a question and answer session.

The monks will also be holding events at the Camp Richardson Boathouse in South Lake Tahoe on Tuesday, Aug. 8, and at Camp Galilee in Glenbrook on Wednesday, Aug. 9.