This thangka painting of Chengrezig ( Chengresi) on cotton canvas is a perfect size for your meditation and practice space. The artist has use a beautiful color combination making this Thangka one of a kind. Chengrezig also known as Avalokitesvara is a bodhisattva. Chengrezig is mainly referred to as the bodhisattva of compassion. He is the lord endowed with complete illumination. In one prominent Buddhist story, Chengrezig vows never to rest until he has helped free all sentient beings from samsara.
Mantra: “Om mani padme hum”.
Chengrezig is also known as Changresi or Kuan Yin in Chinese. Chengresi is not a real person, but a part of an aspect of our enlightened Buddha Mind according to Tibetan Buddhism. Chengresi is depicted in a bright white perfect body with all signs of Bodhisattva of Compassion. With 4 arms, the two palms join in a praying gesture, in third-hand holds a lotus flower near his ear, symbolizing the purity of his mind, in right-hand holds prayer beads and the six syllables of om mani padme hung joyfully dancing in his heart. He sits on a large Lotus flower, joyfully smiling with great compassion looking at the sentient beings. He is always listening someone will recite his mantra and ask for his help. Chengresi is always ready to come and help.
🌺 Size: 35cm x 25cm
🌺 Materials Used: Cotton canvas
🌺 Golden dust and natural colors
Why and how to hang Chengresi Thangka?
- Chengresi can be hanged in places where sacred practices are done, as it is worshiped as a visual aid by Buddhists.
- Chengresi Thangka is best kept in the place where meditation is practiced.
- Chengresi Thangka can also be hung in your living rooms and workstations for a very positive ambiance of the room and its surroundings.