Om Mantra Mandala | Buddhist Art

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Om Mantra Mandala

About Mandala 

A mandala depicts in two-dimensional form the three-dimensional space inhabited by the deity. The bird’s-eye-view centralizes the main deity within concentric squares, circles, and borders of his associated lineage and related figures, arranged in order of importance.

Introduction to Thangka

Mantras belong to the Buddhist classification of dharani. It is a collection of syllables recited to benefit oneself and all sentient beings. The meaning of the mantra is ‘man’ mind, ‘tra’ to protect - to protect the mind. Mantras are verbal formulas used by Buddhists to protect the mind from distraction and unwholesomeness.
Mantras can also be considered wisdom, protective, healing, and memory enhancing. For healing and mental health issues, mantras can also be edible. Written on rice paper or extremely thin edible Tibetan paper with consumable dye or ink, the mantras are often created with woodblock print stamps or handwritten.
Mantra is recited to Enhance one's level of Concentration which helps to Check your thoughts. Our thoughts and actions lead to Good or Bad Karma. By Reciting Mantras, you Gain Merit, which helps you have a Joyful Life.

Size: 11"/ 28 cm (width) x 11"/ 28 cm (height)
Materials: Cotton Canvas, Acrylic Colors, Genuine 24K Gold

How does Thangka benefit us?
Every detail of a painting has a symbolic meaning. Regardless of your religious affiliation, a thangka can help you on your path to enlightenment, whether you practice Buddhism or have other religious convictions. Thangkas are paintings that depict deities with various iconographic elements and symbolism that encourage meditation on the teachings of the god they depict. Any thangka is intended to aid in the removal of the film of ignorance, which is a significant barrier to the road to enlightenment.