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In the Footsteps of Buddha – On Spirituality in the East and in the West

4 sessions, once a month on Fridays.

Price: 320 NIS / Cinematheque Members: 290 NIS

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The World of New Age – Spiritual Journeys

In traditional and advanced healing and therapy methods - detoxification, reincarnation, Native American drugs and sacred sexuality - spirituality is not what it once was. Speaker (in Heb.): Zen master Nissim Amon.

Buddhism in Tibet As It Is

On Buddhist worship in Tibet, which is devoted, deep and touches on every moment in daily life. Speaker (in Heb.): Ayelet Eidelberg‎

Seven Years in Tibet

Dir.: Jean-Jacques Annaud
| 139 minutes

Pitt plays Heinrich Harrer, the Austrian mountaineer whose unlikely friendship with the boy Dalai Lama in the early '40s taught the self-centered Westerner compassion and spiritual grace. 

Reality as the Embodiment of Consciousness According to Buddhism

Speaker (in Heb.): Prof. Eviatar Shulman

Looking for a Lady with Fangs and a Moustache

Dir.: Khyentse Norbu
| 113 minutes

When a series of visions send a skeptical entrepreneur to seek spiritual advice, an eccentric Buddhist monk predicts his imminent death, unless he can locate an elusive lady with fangs. Lady with Fangs is full of humor and heartwarming tenderness.  

The Road of Happiness and Mystery in the Kingdom of Bhutan

Why did Bhutan close its gates to the world? What substitute has it found for the consumer culture of the Western world? How does it preserve its unique culture alongside inevitable progress? Speaker (in Heb.): Danny Yanai

Lunana: A Yak in the Classroom

Dir.: Pawo Choyning Dorji
| 110 minutes

Struggling with his profession as a teacher, Ugyen is sent to Lunana in northern Bhutan for his final year of training. With a warm welcome, the local children try to win him over but they do not have much time.