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February 2016
Open 10am to 5pm
Tuesdays through Sundays, closed Mondays


Sacred RealmSunday February 28, 2016
Events celebrating the opening of Sacred Realm:
Blessing and Good Fortune Across Asia

In Atrium
Everyone is invited to participate in hands-on art making: make Khamsas- a powerful form of personal protection in the shape of a hand; we will also be making Japanese Ema, a plaque you decorate with a wish. Both projects are appropriate for ages 3 to 103. Henna artists will paint blessings on your hand. Enjoy music with Gamelan Encantada, performing Javanese Temple Music from 1 to 4pm. The Quang Minh Lion Dancers perform at 2 and 3:30 pm. and a reception from 2 to 4PM hosted by the Women's Board of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation.
In the Auditorium
Exhibition Curator Felicia Katz-Harris gives opening remarks Potala dance Troupe performs Tibetan Dance and song 3pm Trupti Panicor performs Bharantanatyam Style dance from India. All by Museum Admission! New Mexico Residents with I.D. free on Sundays, youth 16 and under and Members of the Museum of New Mexico Foundation always free!

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