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Peace and wellbeing concert by Chinese Buddhist chanting music ensemble

3 August 2024

In the Concert Hall

Classical Music

A unique concert performed by over 100 talented Buddhist monks from the most prestigious temples in China.

Buddhist chanting is claimed to be a perfect example of the integration of Buddhism and the local arts culture.

Experience Chinese Buddhist chanting music

For the first time, over 100 talented Buddhist monks from the most prestigious temples in China will take the stage at the iconic Sydney Opera House to perform the Peace and wellbeing concert. The concert will feature Buddhist ritual music and Shaolin martial arts that will bring unprecedented artistry through combining Han, Tibetan and Theravada Buddhism.

The show will blend a variety of captivating programs highlighting the internationally renowned Shaolin Kungfu, chorales and solos, traditional instruments, and Chan tea ceremonies to uplift audiences into a meditative state of peace and explore the significance of traditional Chinese Buddhism.

The unique concert is performed by the Chinese Buddhist Chanting Music Ensemble and proudly organised by the Inaugural Australia China New Zealand Buddhist Forum and Australia China Buddhist Council LTD.

Don’t miss this unforgettable performance!

Artist information
Puning Temple
Xishuangbanna General Buddhist Temple
Dengfeng Shaolin Temple
Daxiangguo Temple
Lingyin Temple
Hangzhou Buddhist College

Creative
Director Zhao An

Zhao An (Chinese: 赵安; born c. 1959) is a Chinese television producer and director. He directed four editions of the CCTV New Year's Gala, the most watched annual television event in China.

Presented by Ausfeng Event Productions

Other information

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