Tibetan Buddhism Knowledge

Tiger, snow leopard, cat and snow lion in Himalayan art

Tiger, snow leopard, cat and snow lion in Himal...

Today we are discussing several cat species commonly found in Himalayan and Tibetan art: tigers, lions, leopards, and cats. We not only analyze the significance of each in the images,...

Tiger, snow leopard, cat and snow lion in Himal...

Today we are discussing several cat species commonly found in Himalayan and Tibetan art: tigers, lions, leopards, and cats. We not only analyze the significance of each in the images,...

Tibetan Treasure Box: The Gau Box in Himalayan Art

Tibetan Treasure Box: The Gau Box in Himalayan Art

The Gau box in Tibetan context (གའུ་) means "small box", and it is also known as a "sealed box" (གའུ་ཁ་སྦྱར་) and "sacred box" (ཟ་མ་ཏོག་). The former word describes the form...

Tibetan Treasure Box: The Gau Box in Himalayan Art

The Gau box in Tibetan context (གའུ་) means "small box", and it is also known as a "sealed box" (གའུ་ཁ་སྦྱར་) and "sacred box" (ཟ་མ་ཏོག་). The former word describes the form...

Sound the mystical sound full of spirituality: Conch in Himalayan Art.

Sound the mystical sound full of spirituality: ...

At first, the King of the Gods, Indra, presented a right-turning conch shellas an offering to the fully awakened and perfect Buddha, Shakyamuni.Thus, the conch shell came to be seen...

Sound the mystical sound full of spirituality: ...

At first, the King of the Gods, Indra, presented a right-turning conch shellas an offering to the fully awakened and perfect Buddha, Shakyamuni.Thus, the conch shell came to be seen...

Om Mani Padme Hum - Mantra of Tibet

Tibetan: ཨོཾ་མ་ཎི་པ་དྨེ་ཧཱུྃ (Tibetan Pinyin: Om Mani Bêmê Hum) Auṃ maṇi padme hūṃ (Sanskrit: ॐ मणि पद्मे हूँ, IPA: [õːː mɐɳɪ pɐdmeː ɦũː]) is the six-syllabled Sanskrit mantra particularly associated with...

Om Mani Padme Hum - Mantra of Tibet

Tibetan: ཨོཾ་མ་ཎི་པ་དྨེ་ཧཱུྃ (Tibetan Pinyin: Om Mani Bêmê Hum) Auṃ maṇi padme hūṃ (Sanskrit: ॐ मणि पद्मे हूँ, IPA: [õːː mɐɳɪ pɐdmeː ɦũː]) is the six-syllabled Sanskrit mantra particularly associated with...