Honoured in pure gold leaf on a background of rich Lapis-lazuli like Blue – Historically, as today, this six syllable sacred mantra ཨོཾ་མ་ཎི་པདྨེ་ཧཱུྂ། oṃ maṇipadme hūṃ is held in the highest regard.
Named མ་ཎི་ mani by Tibetans, this mantra is considered the embodiment of infinite understanding – engendering impartial loving-kindness to all.
Those who speak hear or see the Mani mantra are said to be purified of negative karma allowing future rebirth into the pure Buddha realm of Potala.
Each of the six syllables ཨོཾ་མ་ཎི་པད་མེ་ཧཱུྂ། of this mantra is pronounced and explained in meaning:
• The syllable ཨོཾ་ oṃ which purifies Pride
• The syllable མ་ ma which purifies Jealousy
• The syllable ཎི་ ṇi which purifies Desire
• The syllable པད་ peh which purifies Stupidity
• The syllable མེ་ me which purifies Poverty
• The syllable ཧཱུྂ་ hūṃ which purifies Hatred
This particular rendition is created according to the divine proportionate construction of the Classical Tibetan Uchen script. Hand-gilded in 23.6ct gold leaf, to illuminate its golden magnificence against a classical ‘match-made-in-heaven’ rich lapis like blue background.
Such a Mani mantra is often placed high within a household, considered to bless, purify and protect residents and their environment.
This is the most popular of Tashi’s limited edition art-prints, each giclée print carefully hand-gilded in 23.6ct gold, the purest there is in leaf.
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