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Bodhisattva in Buddhism

Bodhisattva in Buddhism | Bodhichitta [Read more]

What is Bodhisattva? A bodhisattva is an individual who has committed themselves to a Buddhist practice that leads to the enlightenment of all sentient beings and has committed themselves to... Read More

Why Choose Thangka Painting for Gift to your loved ones?

Thangka : Forever Gift For Your Forever Loving Person Why Buy From Lucky Thanka? Since the inception of Lucky Thanka, we have had a vision that one day we will venture... Read More
Thangka Painting Gifts for special occasion
Meaning of OM Mantra

The Meaning of the 'Om', 'Ohm' or 'Aum' Symbol?

Have you ever wondered what the Om symbol means? If you have an interest in spirituality, yoga, meditation or Eastern philosophies, it’s likely you’re already familiar with the concept of Om. A... Read More

Thangka Painting: A Roadmap to Enlightenment

A thangka painting is a very special form of art. An original thangka is painted using the colouring of gemstones and is finished with gold. It’s believed that the minerals used to create the painting also give them life. Each painting takes months to complete and the eyes are painted on last since they are believed to be the way into the soul. Once the gods receive their eyes, the painting goes from being an object to being alive and therefore is treated with the utmost respect.
Thangka Painting: A Roadmap to Enlightenment
Chenrezig Thangka Painting with other Bodhisattva Diety

Chenrezig Thangka Painting with other Bodhisattva Diety

The main image in this thangka is the Bodhisattva of Compassion, Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezig, who is also the primary patron deity of Tibet. It is widely believed that the line of Dalai... Read More

Tara

Tara (Sanskrit, "star") is a Buddhist goddess and boddhisattva. She is characterized by her compassion and is especially popular in Tibet, Nepal and Mongolia. In Tibet, where Tara is the... Read More
Tara
Thangka History

Thangka History

History of thangka Paintings in Nepal began in 11th century A.D. when Buddhists and Hindus began to make illustration of the deities and natural scenes. Historically, Tibetan and Chinese influence... Read More

How to hang a border thangka

 Not every thangka will exhibit all these parts. For example, many do not contain the “door” in the lower part of the brocade mounting. Assuming your thangka has the standard... Read More
Thangka Brocade explanation
About Thangka Art

About Thangka Art

Tibetan Thangka is a Nepalese art form exported to Tibet after Princess Bhrikuti of Nepal, a daughter of King Lichchavi and a wife of Sron Tsan Gampo. Generally, a Thangka is a Tibetan... Read More

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