A dakini (Sanskrit: "sky dancer") is a Tantric priestess of ancient India who "carried the souls of the dead to the sky". This Buddhist figure is particularly upheld in Tibetan Buddhism. The dakini is a female being of generally volatile temperament, who
Mother Tara, Green Tara, White Tara and More Taras
Tara’s Origin is not Buddhism, before adopted by “Buddhism”, Tara was worshipped as one of the Mother Goddess figures in Hinduism. Feminine principle was not venerated in “Buddhism” until somewhere around the 4th century CE, and Tara entered Buddhism around the 6th century CE during the ear of Pala Empire as an important bodhisattva figure. At last, a feminine principle makes has made its first appearance in “Buddhism” as she was widely known as "Mother of Perfected Wisdom". As Tara’s being…
Antique Chinese Dragon Area Rug 48069 Nazmiyal Antique Rugs
Beautiful Antique Chinese Dragon Area Rug, country of Origin: China, Circa date: Turn of the 20th Century - Vibrant and beautifully preserved, the colors in this antique Chinese carpet are remarkable. Much the same could be said about the drawing, which is incredibly precise and meticulously done. A series of five dragons is arranged against a blue field, within which are several smaller, traditional Chinese elements of design, including clouds and other decorative elements. The dragons…
White Tara Mantra (Cintachakra) - Lyrics, Meaning, Benefits
White Tara Mantra chanted by Khenpo Pema Chopel Rinpoche can bring upon practitioner long life and removes spiritual obstacle.
Om Mani Padme Hum Mantra Benefits, Meaning, Translation
One of the most valuable spiritual legacy of Tibetan people is the magical healing words - Om Mani Padme Hum mantra, the legacy of Tibet to the world.
Green Tara by Mukti Singh Thapa
This elegant painting by master artist Mukti Singh Thapa is of Green Tara, the Buddha of enlightened activity. Tara is the most important goddess in Buddhism and was born from Chenrezig Avalokitesvara's tears of compassion. Green Tara protects practitioners from the eight fears. This piece displays Thapa's mastery of the 13th - 16th century Newar Design style through its rich color palette, precise lines, and use of traditional iconography while clearly expressing his artistic freedom and…
How to Decorate Your Home Like a Turkish Palace
Just over two years ago, I received a late invitation from a friend asking if I wanted to accompany her to Turkey for a long weekend. Quicker than you can say Bosporus, I packed my bags and headed …
tibetan style dragon Painting by Tenzin Dhonden
Buy tibetan style dragon, a Gouache on Other by Tenzin Dhonden from United States. It portrays: Animal, relevant to: painting, design, shadeing, dragon, arts making time is 15 days, done on a hand made cotton canvas , very thin color line by 000 bamboo brush , colors are long lasting dry pigmeants grinding by hand ,very old staching thangka style drawing dimension details.