Yearly Archives: 2017

This thangka signed by Shashi and Chakra is complete and available for sale. The central figure is Sakyamuni Buddha, with a Buddha of the past, Amitayus and the Buddha of the future, looking down from above. Sakyamuni’s two main disciples, Sariputra and Moggallāna stand either side of him, while below […]

Sakyamuni Buddha Thangka

During the summer Shashi and Chakra have been busy painting in Kathmandu, surviving the monsoon. This thangka of Amitabha’s western paradise, Sukhavati (བདེ་བ་ཅན་ཞིང་སྒྲུབ) was commissioned by an overseas collector, but is now available to buy. If you are interested to see more detail or already know that you love it, […]

Red Amitabha Thangka – འོད་དཔག་མེད།

The written history of Chhairo records that Lama Chhiwang Thilen founded the gompa in the 16th century. The first incarnation was born in the Sherchan family in Tukuche, but no further details are known. The second reincarnation was born into the Gauchan family and Tukuche people recall that five or […]

The Third Tulku