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A BRIEF INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHIST DEITIES IN THANGKA

Rs. 150

AUTHER : LAMA P. PAKHRIN

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THE TRADITIONAL OF  THANGKA PAINTING WAS  JUST OUTSET IN TIBET AND  NOW IS NOT CONFINED ONLY WITHIN TIBET AND TIBETAN COMMUNITY BUT THOSE WHO ADOPTED THE TIBETAN BUDDHISM LEARNT THIS ART SO AS TAMANGS, SHERPAS,THAKALIS, YOLMO MANANGEYS AND NEWARS ARE THE  INSTANCES.

MOST OF THE  THANGKA VIEWER SIMPLY THINK TAHT THANGKA IS AN ART OF THE  BUDDHIST MONK ORTHERELSE

NOTHING BUT , THE  BUDDHIST SCHOLAR OF  HIGHER INTELLECTUALITY REVERE IT  WITH ENTIRE HOMAGE CONSIDERING MYSTIC POWER OF LAMAIASTIC DIETIES, IN ACCORDANCE  WITH THE RELIGIOUS  CULTURE, THE  THANGKA TO  BE  KEPT AT THE WORSHIP ROOM SANCTFIES WITH HOLY WATER MUTTERING MANTRAS TO ENLIVEN THANGKAS MISTICE POWER AND PUTS KHADA(A TWO FEET LONG SILK CLOTH)ON IT. SINCE THEN THE DEVOTEE USE TO BOW HIS/ HER HEAD BEFORE IT AT THE TIME OF WORSHIP SPECIALLY IN THE MORNING TIME

 

Additional Information

PUBLISHER

ADARSH BOOKS

PRINTED PAGES

80

PUBLISHING YEAR

2008

LANGUAGE

ENGLISH