Centenary Celebration at Kalaburagi
Men-Tsee-Khang branch at Kalaburagi Organized 3 day event to mark the centenary celebration of Tibetan medical & Astro. Institute from 14 to 16 November 2016. On 12 November, prior to the celebration, Dr. Tenzing Chodup and TASP Lhamo Yangchen gave press conference about the celebration of 100 year Anniversary of the Men-Tsee-Khang to 18 reporters. The pamphlets of the centenary celebration in three languages i.e. Kannada, Urdu and English were also distributed to the people and published in Newspapers.
The 3 day event commenced with the lighting of butter lamp by the chief guest Mr. Alam Prabu (sponsor of Kalaburagi Branch clinic) and recitation of the holy Medicine Buddha prayer by Staff and the monks from Drepung Loseling Monastery. The welcome speech and introduction on the history of Men-Tsee-Khang was given by Mr. Ngawang Chemi. Lectures on Tibetan medicines, Three Nyepas and its pathogenic conditions and Introduction to Traditional Tibetan Astro. Science and its origin were delivered to the audience by Dr. Tenzing chodup, Dr. Kussang Dorjee and Mrs. Lhamo Yangchen TASP. Exhibition was opened to the public displaying Tibetan medicines, Thankas and the books of H.H. the Dalai Lama. A total of 185 Health consultations were carried out by the doctors and 34 Astro-oral consultations were given by the Astro. Science practitioner. Refreshments were also served to the people gathered at the event.