Linden Hills groups plan May 31 fundraiser for earthquake relief

Linden Hills’ Heart of Tibet, Devanadi Yoga and Lake Harriet Spiritual Community are holding a fundraiser May 31 to benefit a monastery impacted by the earthquakes in Nepal.

The fundraiser is 6:30 p.m. at Lake Harriet Spiritual Community, 4401 Upton Ave. S., featuring meditation, chanting, drumming and Tibetan bowl singing. Minimum donations are $10. Donations may also be sent to Tibetan Education Action c/o Heart of Tibet at 4303 Upton Ave. S.

The Yeru Bön Center at 301 E. Lake St. is also collecting money to aid victims of the earthquake. Online donations go to a joint relief effort by the center and another of the founder’s organizations in Nepal, called Himalayan Zhang Zhung.

The center is devoted to indigenous teachings and spiritual practices of Tibet in the Yungdrung Bön tradition, offering classes such as dream yoga.