Mahakala Ghau Thangka
A "Gau" or "Ghau" is a Tibetan Buddhist amulet container or prayer box, usually made of metal like silver, brass, copper or gold, and can be worn as jewelry if small enough. They are portable shrines that opens to a concealed inner space, and is traditionally used by Buddhists to hold a picture of their favorite deity or Lama, a folded up scroll of sacred mantras, special herbs or sacred relics, and prayer flags.
❤ This Ghau or Locket Thangka is hand painted by Nepalese thangka artist. Ghau Thangka is being very popular recently because of its small size and looks very beautiful that can be easily worn as a locket. Ghau Thangka Paintings may have any Hindu, Buddhist or Bodhisattva deities portrayed. The painting is painted on a cotton canvas which takes several days to create in order for the thangka to be painted. This small Thangka Painting or Ghau Thangka is painted using natural stone colour, natural pigments, Gold & Silver.
❤ The Ghau Thangka also comes with a protective glass so the thangka is protected against any scratch and moisture. The Ghau Locket also have the beautiful Natural stones such as Ruby, Turquoise and other high quality crystal stones.
- Painting Size: (5 x 4) cm
- Ghau / Amulet Size : ( 6 x 4.5 ) cm
- Hand Painted Thangka
- Hand Carved Ghau or Amulet
- Materials: Semi-Precious Natural Minerals, Pure Gold
- Base: Cotton Canvas
- Origination: Nepal
Note: We try to send you the Amulet or Locket as shown in the photo or the best quality we have and there might be slight variance because of hand making process.
Mahakala is a protector deity with dwarf’s body in dark blue in color to symbolize changeless dharmakaya nature. He looks wrathful and is bedecked with serpents. He looks wrathful wears a garland of severed head and crown of five skulls symbolizing five defilements. His right hand holds Kartri symbolizing that it can cut ego clinging attachment and his left hand holds Kapala filled with blood symbolizing the subjugation of evil ones. He has three eye symbolizing his clear comprehension of three times. His mouth is smeared with blood signifying that he is active in eliminating evils.
A new and amazingly detailed hand painted thangka from kathmandu. This is a one pcs Mandala very beautiful for meditation, decoration or getting positive energy. This mandala is purely painted with Gold and natural stone color.
Hand Embroidery Brocade
Want to add a Brocade to your beautiful Thangka Painting? Traditional Style Brocade has been one of the most popular form of mounting as it has a greater religious merit.
100% Cotton Canvas
Preparing the Cotton canvas before starting to paint a Thangka. This process includes washing, drying, stretching, sizing and everything needed to make a perfect base for the thangka to last for centuries.
Thangka Paintings are painted using the natural minerals. These are firstly grind into the powder form and then used in the thangka as a paint.
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