Thangkas and Mandalas

A thangka, also spelt as thangka,thanka or tanka are Tibetan scroll paintings on cotton , scroll silk applique depicting meditational deities.”A true master of this ancient artistic tradition has expertise extending to areas as minerology,botany and astrology for calculating the auspicious dates to commence and conclude his paintings.An accomplished master makes his own brushes,prepares his canvas and builds the frames.