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Title
Tibet Week, The 21 praises of Tara mandala dance
Additional title: 21 praises of Tara mandala dance
Additional title: Tara mandala dance
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Dasara, Prema (Dancer)
Boothe, Paul (Director)
Cross-Cultural Dance Resources (Associated name)
Bold Eagle, inc (Videographer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Tibet Week in Flagstaff (1995 : Flagstaff, Ariz.) (Event place)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1995-06-24
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2359
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5040 (former)
Topics
Mythology, Tibetan
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Video recordings
Speeches
Notes
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the participants in Tibet Week in Flagstaff, Arizona, Cross-Cultural Dance Resources, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Content: For programs and printed materials, see *MGS (Tibetan) 96-11997 Tibet Week in Flagstaff.
Performers: Performed by Prema Dasara (leader) and forty-one dancers.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Ashurst Auditorium, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, on June 24, 1995, during Tibet Week, by Bold Eagle, Inc.; director, Paul Boothe.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassette (Betacam SP) (100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Performance of a sacred dance dedicated to the goddess called Tara by the Tibetans, an archetype of wisdom and compassion. For Prema Dasara's lecture on Tara, see *MGZIC 9-5040 Tibet Week. The 21 praises of Tara.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F379
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12558722
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fa700790-7b89-0135-d225-2ba6daff14bb
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1995: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tibet Week" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1995. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d57a7dd7-a733-439b-936b-f05ba06e92fe

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tibet Week" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d57a7dd7-a733-439b-936b-f05ba06e92fe

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1995). Tibet Week Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d57a7dd7-a733-439b-936b-f05ba06e92fe

Wikipedia Citation

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Tibet Week