Myths concerning the homes of gods or goddesses of the past often feature gardens: in Egypt a garden was home to a sycamore tree goddess; Buddha found enlightenment under a tree; Adam and Eve were in the in the garden of Eden before expulsion; and Venus is associated with stars, flowers and gardens.
About the Presentation
In the 1970s Robijn Z Alexanda was employed to document religious restoration projects in Nepal, and this led to other projects in India and Afghanistan. Robijn studied Asian Art and Religions at the University of British Columbia in Canada and was awarded scholarships to study in India. In Australia Robijn worked at the Australian National Gallery in Canberra on several Asian Art exhibitions and has presented numerous talks. In addition, Robijn has led Art tours related to Religious Art, including Art in the Churches and A Look at Mosques, Temples and Wats.
Visitors are very welcome. All classes are free but small donations are always appreciated to contribute towards the running costs of our center. Afternoon tea will be served.
PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING EVEN THE MILDEST OF FLU-LIKE SYMPTOMS. STAY HOME AND GET WELL