This set of 10 extra large prayer flags are printed in the traditional manner using wood blocks on the 5 common colors of yellow, green, red, blue, and white. Each flag features a central image of Milarepa with prayers and mantras surrounding.
Milarepa is known as one of Tibet's most famous yogis and poets, serving as an example for the Buddhist life. In a superhuman effort, he rose above the miseries of his younger life and with the help of his Guru, Marpa the Translator, took to a solitary life of meditation until he had achieved the pinnacle of the enlightened state. Milarepa's life story shows how one can progress by practicing the path of the dharma, achieve enlightenment, and help to teach others.
Set includes 10 flags that measure approximately 12 by 19 inches. Entire strand is about 8 feet long. Made of 100% cotton in Nepal.