Tibetan Thangka painting depictingTibetan Astrologyis perfect for various home décor ideas! This 100% hand-drawn Thangka painting made in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal can be decorated as an elegant and eccentric wall hanging in your home or office being a centrepiece of attention. It can also be placed on your family altar for meditation purposes as well as spiritual and emotional healing, attracting benevolent energy of the Tibetan Buddhist art.
Master Quality Thangka Painting
Dimensions: 67 x 48 cm
Materials:24 Carat Gold With Tibetan Colors mixed with Hide Glue
Canvas: Organic Cotton
Hand Painted In Nepal
Tibetan astrology is based on principles of both Chinese and Indian astrology. These principles are considered the foundations to learn traditional Tibetan medicine. This intricate thangka painting is both a Tibetan calendar and an astrological diagram.
The central figure is a turtle laying on her back. The central circle is divided into nine areas containing the Nine Sacred Numbers surrounded by the eight symbols of Chinese Taoist cosmology representing the fundamental principles of reality.
The following circle represent the sixty years cycle divided in twelve areas in which are depicted twelve animals: dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, bird, dog, pig, mouse, bull, tiger and rabbit.
The deities depicted on the top are from left to right: Vajrapani, Manjushri and Chenrezig. The symbol on the top left is the Kalachakra script representing the wheel of time.All the other symbols are representations of the astrological chart and Tibetan cosmology. This diagram is important to calculate monthly and yearly horoscopes and it is also considered a talisman that attracts positive energy and brings good fortune.