T is neither a painting in the mindNor a mind in the painting: And yet, w else can one find a painting Than in the mind? Avatamsaka Sutra "Preserving the Sacred Arts is always part of the preservation of Dharma"
~ Shechen Rabjam Rinpoche ~ A really fantastic quality thangka of the Medicine Buddha painted by Babu Lama!!! His style is almost exactly the same as Prem Lama, with whom he has painted for years. I brought back a few thangkas from my last trip with brocade frames. This is one of them. The brocade is very fine quality and real silk, not rayon. The painting itself is 19 & 1/2 inches by 26 & 1/2 inches. The brocade is 54 inches high by 26 & 1/2 inches at the widest . Not shown are the wooden dowel at the bottom and the decorative gold-toned metal dowel ends that I will also provide. I had a real problem getting an accurate color rendition of the Medicine Buddha himself. He is in actuality a much deeper Navy blue than I get reproduced in the photos. If I got an accurate blue, then all the surrounding colors were off. It is much more beautiful in person than the photos show! It was painted in Nepal. Check out my other items ! Bhaisajyaguru ( è--¥å¸«ä½>ï¼è-¬å¸« Ch. YÃ oshÄ«fÃ³ , Jp. Yakushi ), more formally BhaisajyaguruvaidÅ«ryaprabha ... read more