This Week's Global Spirit Video: Art and the Creative Spirit

27 May 2009, 12:58 PM

Watch this week's video highlights from Link TV's Global Spirit series at http://www.uri.org/partners/globalspirit/. Let us know what you think by leaving a comment below.

This week's episode of Global Spirit seeks answers to eternal questions about the nature of art and creativity by looking at various sacred art forms, and by engaging with artists keenly aware of the spiritual aspect of the creative process. In the first excerpt, Lama Lhanang Rinpoche discusses the “inner art” of meditation and opening one’s heart. In the second excerpt, the Buddhist teacher describes the symbols in his paintings.