Beautiful horizontal Tibetan banner that features the 8 Auspicious Symbols along with the mantra of compassion, Om Mani Padme Hum. This mantra invokes the powerful benevolent attention and blessings of Chenrezig, the embodiment of compassion. In Buddhist legend, the 8 symbols represent offerings the gods made to the Buddha after his enlightenment. It is believed that each of these symbols have powers to bring blessings for which people include these in paintings, textiles, homes, and wherever else possible.
This embroidered fabric wall hanging is an excellent piece for a meditation or yoga room. It features colorful embroidering on a monk's robe red background with a yellow brocade. Fabric loops allow for easy hanging. Multicolored fringe hangs from the bottom.
Banner measures approximately 35 inches long and about 12 inches wide with fringe. Made in Nepal.