His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 89th Birthday

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Date & Time

Fri, Jul 05 6:00 PM - 7:45 PM

Address (map)

227 East Arrellaga

Venue (website)

Unity Spiritual Center

Friday, July 5th 2024, 6 – 7:45PM

Unity Spiritual Community Center

227 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara


Blessings by spiritual leaders from Unity Spiritual Center, SB Thai Temple,

SB Islamic Center, SB Trinity Episcopal Church, SB Empathy Center


Group prayer for world peace and compassion led by His Eminence Tulku Orgyen Rinpoche from the Ordiyana Institute Buddhist Center and local Himalayan families

Das Williams, SB County Board of Supervisors, presenting the Proclamation naming July 6, 2024 as Compassion Day in the County of SB

Randy Rowse, SB City Mayor, presenting the Proclamation naming July 6, 2024 as Compassion Day in the City of SB

Tibetan monks from Gadhen Shartse Monastery, India, will chant for harmony

Tibetan Culture Performance by the Namchod Kyetsel Tibetan Language School, Tibetan Association of Northern CA

Food from the Himalayan Kitchen, HHDL cake from The Little Things Bakery, McConnell’s Ice Cream, Pastries from Renaud’s Patisserie

Tibetan artifacts and books on display from private collections and the SB Tibet shops Woven, 627 State St. and Namaste, 911 State Street

More Info: Thepo Tulku, Santa Barbara Summit for Tibet, 510-776-3730, thepotibet@gmail.com

KevinYoung, SB Friends of Tibet, kyoung248@gmail.com


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