Visual Arts 18: Buddhist Sand Mandala

Meet the Buddhist monks who create intricate, beautiful, and temporary art using sand. See what it takes to create a "sand mandala." Learn about the Tibten Buddhist faith, and why the impermanence of the art is a key reason for creating it. The story features Buddhist monks from the Dalai Lama's Drepung Gomang monastery who created a world peace sand mandala over three days on the campus of Webster University in St. Louis.