links to friends
Design - (www.thenewtexture.com)
Texture designs are the basis of Karma
Carpets' Sunday Brunch collection of modern Tibetan rugs.
in 2004, Texture is dedicated to showcasing the ornamental and surface
designs of Noam Mechaly. Original, playful and contemporary, with a nod to
the traditional, the studio is known for its dynamic geometrics. There is
also a focus on bold, graphic florals and lush, free-flowing organics, as
well as figurative, cartoon-like silhouettes of animals and found objects.
Mercado - Artist - (www.michaelmercado.net)
Michael has developed many diverse styles of abstract paintings in all
mediums -- oil, watercolor, pastels, acrylic or photo transfers. Michael has
lived and painted in several cities throughout the United States including
San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Sacramento. During these
years, he has created numerous works of art and has established an extensive
Curry Mosaics - (www.michaelcurrymosaics.com)
In his New York City Studio, Michael Curry creates one-of-a-kind, hand-cut stained glass mosaics for design teams, commercial
settings and private homes. He has developed his own unique style by
incorporating abstract designs, clean lines and rich color.
that you have enjoyed shopping for Tibetan carpets. Their beauty and
simplicity is an important part of Tibetan culture. It is our desire
that our customers understand the importance of preserving this endangered
culture, one of peace, simplicity, tolerance and humility. We
encourage you to investigate the sites listed here.
The Government of Tibet in Exile - (www.tibet.com)
A comprehensive website. The official website of the Government of
Tibet of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama provides a wide range of resources
and information, both political and cultural. There is extensive
coverage of the latest news from Tibet along with information about the
nature of the Government of Tibet in Exile and other aspects of Tibetan
culture and life.
The Tibet Fund - (www.tibetfund.org)
Tibet Fund's mission is the preservation of the distinct
cultural, religious, and national identity of the Tibetan people.
Tibet Fund is based in New York City. It is a non-profit organization
which assists the educational, social, and economic advancement of the
Tibetans, both inside and outside Tibet, by:
economic and community development projects in the refugee communities
in India and Nepal
- Providing support
to monasteries and nunneries outside of Tibet
projects to preserve Tibet's unique culture and arts
- Improving health
conditions in the refugee community
assistance for health, education and small economic development projects
scholarships and cultural exchange programs
Online - (www.tibet.org)
An excellent online resource. Many links to other Tibet-related sites
including global support groups, campaigns and urgent actions, photo
galleries, media, travel and news. Tibet Online is operated by the
International Tibet Support Group Community, providing information on the
plight of Tibet and serving as a virtual community space for the movement.
Campaign for Tibet - (www.savetibet.org)
An organization dedicated to world awareness of the current situation
in Tibet, based in Washington, DC. Contains an excellent
overview of the Tibetan movement. This site is oriented toward
political action and is a recommended visit for those who wish to do their
part to help the Tibetan people.
Ambassadors International -
Airline Ambassadors International (AAI) is a non-profit membership
organization dedicated to helping children in need at home and abroad. We
rely on our members to hand deliver humanitarian aid to children in more
than 20 countries; involve youth in programs to provide assistance and build
cross-cultural friendships; escort orphans to new homes and children to
hospitals for medical care; and participate in special events that increase