Buddhist Scholar Red Pine in Carmel
- When: Saturday, January 24, 2009, time TBA
- Where: Carmel Art Association, Carmel
- Cost: Not available
- Age limit: Not available
After the military and college, Red Pine aka- Bill Porter, went to live in a Buddhist monastery in Taiwan. After four years he worked at an English-language radio station and in Hong Kong produced thousands of programs. Then he went literary by translating Buddhist poems and spiritual verses. Friday he tells of his adventure traveling the entire length of China's Yellow River (the first Westerner to do so) in a slide presentation at the Carmel Art Association. Then, on Saturday, he conducts a workshop at Carl Cherry Center on three classic Buddhist texts. [WR]
7:30pm Fri slide show; 10am-4pm Sat workshop. Carmel Art Association, CAA: Dolores between Fifth and Sixth; Carl Cherry: Fourth and Guadalupe, Carmel. $10 Fri; $65 Sat (includes vegetarian lunch). 624-5725, firstname.lastname@example.org. http://www.carmelart.org.