[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Manjushree is the embodiment of the characteristics of enlightened mind i.e. discriminating wisdom. Manjushree has the ability to see the nature of reality as it is. He is seen holding the flaming sword of wisdom with his right hand and a book called Prajnaparamita with his left hand. […]

MANJUSHREE


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Among all those Thankas Mandala is the most famous one. Mandala are graphic, geometric representations of the cosmos ~ Paychocos mograms symbolizing the order or harmony achieved by truly enlightened mind. They have great power, being seen as concentrated areas where the forces of the universe are gathered. […]

Mandala Thanka


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Maitreya Buddha is regarded as heaven Buddha to be born in future. Hence the name Future Buddha, of this fortunate aeon. It is said that his birth will take place in city of Ketumati (Baneres ?) ruled by Cakravarti king Sankha. At that time the human beings will […]

MAITREYA BUDDHA



[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Mahakala is the deity worshipped by both the Hindus and Buddhists. He can be seen in the entrance of every Buddhist monasteries of the Kathmandu Valley. He is said to be the protector of doctrine of Buddha Shakyamuni. There are many forms of Mahakala among them two armed, […]

MAHAKALA


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Among all those Thankas Mandala is the most famous one. Mandala are graphic, geometric representations of the cosmos ~ Paychocos mograms symbolizing the order or harmony achieved by truly enlightened mind. They have great power, being seen as concentrated areas where the forces of the universe are gathered. […]

LOTUS MANDALA


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] This is one of the many forms of Avalokiteshvara comprising 108 as depicted in the Kanak Chaitya Mahavihara of Kathmandu. He manifests in many forms in order to help sentient beings. His 1000 arms form is described as follows His body is white. He has 1000 arms and […]

LOKESHWOR (Thousand Armed Avaloketswara)



[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Kubera is the lord of wealth and guardian of the Northern direction.  According to the Hindu methodology, he is said to have preformed austerities for a thousand years, in regarded for which the Bramha gave immorality and made him the god of wealth, guardian of all the treasures […]

Kubera


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] It is reported that in the year after Buddha Shakyamuni attained enlightenment, he was asked by the king Chandrabhadra of Shambhala to teach the Kalachakratantra. The Buddha manifested himself in the form of Kalachakra meditational deity in the South India and gave the full teaching and initiation of […]

KALACHAKRA MANDALA


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Kalachakra is the deity of Highest Yoga Tantra class, its initiation is given to only selected disciples who are qualified and had a foundation experience of renunciation, Bodhisattva and correct view of Emptiness. In Nepalese tradition too, the initiation of Kalachakra is performed very often by learned Vajracharya […]

KALACHAKRA DEITY



[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Guru Padma Sambhava is popularly known as Guru Rinpoche, the precious teacher. He was powerful tantrik Buddhist master who was invited to Tibet in the eight century to diffuse the Buddhism in Tibet. He subdued many harmful influences and forces that hindered the spread of compassionate teachings of […]

GURU PADMA SAMBHAVA


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Guru Milarepa is believed to be the most beloved and highly accomplished Buddhist master of Tibet. His songs on enlightened experiences are still sung today by the learned and lay people alike. Guru Milarepa during his earlier career committed much evil deeds through black magic and sending hail […]

GURU MILAREPA


[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] Guru Atisha is popularly known as Acarya Dipamkarasrijnana.  He lived some 1000 years ago (982-1054 AD). He was born in a royal family of Benga. From a very young age he studied and mastered many spiritual texts on various subjects.  He went to Sumatra with arduous journey lasting […]

Guru Atisha