Mandala of Compassion Dissolution Ceremony
From 11AM to 3PM, visitors will be able to reserve same-day timed-tickets for a 10 minute window to view the completed mandala. Live-streaming of the Mandala will be available in the Billy Wilder Theater throughout the day and will allow an overhead view of the final sweeping of the sands.
11AM-1PM: Extended Puja (visitors will be able to enter in 10-minute increments)
3PM: Sweeping of the sands at the Hammer Museum
3:45PM: Lamas plan to leave the Hammer for the beach
4:15-4:30PM: Park at Santa Monica Parking Lot 8 and walk toward the ocean (click here for a map)
Approx. 4:30PM: Dissolution ceremony at the beach
Please be advised that these times are approximations and may change according to the needs of the lamas and the museum on the day of the dissolution.
View photos from the dissolution ceremony here.