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Monks from the Gaden Shartse monastery in Southern India

Monks from the Gaden Shartse monastery in Southern India

blessing of the animals ceremony at animalsave, 2018

blessing of the animals ceremony at animalsave, 2018

Blessing of the Animals:
Saturday, February 23

AnimalSave is honored and grateful to be the recipient of a ceremonial blessing by the monks from the Gaden Shartse monastery in Southern India again this year. 

The blessing for prosperity, healing and happiness will include the buildings, staff and volunteers, and the cats housed in the Cat Adoption Room and Penny’s Place – the Cat Sanctuary. Time: 2:00-3:00. 

Following the ceremony, the monks will perform blessings for community pets and their guardians. Dogs must be on well-fitting collars and leashes. Cats, rabbits, birds and other furry/feathered friends must be in secure carriers. No exceptions. Time: 3:00-5:00. 

Contact carolyn@animalsave.org or 271-7071 x 201 for more information. Download the Blessing of the Animals flyer here.

Your generous donation will help the monastery with education, medical needs, housing, food and building maintenance expenses. 

WHAT: Blessing of the Animals
WHERE: AnimalSave Center, 520 East Main Street, Grass Valley
WHEN: Saturday, February 23, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. blessings for AnimalSave; 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. blessings for community pets and their guardians.