18.25” x 11” Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Thangka
Avalokiteshvara in the form of Padmapani is often seen in Thangkas of Buddha Sakyamuni, flanking the Buddha’s throne opposite another bodhisattva, either Manjushri or Vajrapani.
Padmapani means lotus – in – hand. Padmapani’s left hand holds the stalk of the lotus. The right hand, opening outward, is lowered in a gesture of granting favors, which also indicates his readiness to help. Draped over his left shoulder is the skin of a wild deer renowned for its compassionate nature. Among the many forms of Avalokiteshvara, this two – armed, single – faced form called Padmapani which is probably the oldest. Avalokiteshvara is the embodiment of all the Buddha’s infinite compassion. During the Buddha Sakyamuni’s life, he manifested as one of the Buddha’s major bodhisattva disciples and played an important role in many of the Buddha’s discourses, including the Heart Sutra in which he explains how a bodhisattva gains direct insight into the ultimate nature of reality. Avalokiteshvara in the form of Padmapani is often seen in Thangkas of Buddha Sakyamuni, flanking the Buddha’s throne opposite another bodhisattva, either Manjushri or Vajrapani. This figure is also often depicted in sculptures.
This Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Thangka Painting is painted in Japanese style therefore looks more like Japanese Paintings than Tibetan Thangka Paintings.
Painted: This wonderful high quality large sized Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Painting is painted by the experienced artists of Nepal who have been in this business for generations.
Availability: This Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Thangka Painting is shipped within 12 hours of order received through DHL or TNT Express and reached to the customer within 3 to 5 business days after it is shipped.
Note: Please note that the actual colors of this Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Painting may vary due to differences in monitor color depth and make. The color shown is as close as possible to the actual colors of the Thangka Painting. The shape of this Thangka Painting may not look perfect rectangle in the picture but in real; the inner dimension of every Thankga Painting is perfectly rectangle since they are precisely measured while painting.
We have wholesale option if you want this Japanese Padmapani Lokiteshvara Thangka Painting in bulk and we also take your design if you have any. Please refer our "Wholesale" and “Design Your Own Thangka” section for detail or call us at 977-1-5547819 or mail us at email@example.com