Homage to The Three Jewels
Chinese ink and Japanese mineral paint,
red gold leaf on Bhutanese tsasho paper
This illuminated manuscript demonstrates four classic calligraphy traditions, from top to bottom:
that reads namo Buddha ya, namo Dharma ya, namo Sangha ya.
script this is a phonetic translation of the above Sanskrit and read as above.
script that is a translation of the above in Tibetan.
Celtic English script that is a translation of all the above languages.
For Tibetan Buddhists the three fold refuge ‘Buddha, Dharma and Sangha’ is known as ‘The Three Precious Jewels” དཀོན་མཆོག་གསུམ།
This is illustrated at the top of the art piece; as three round
wish-fulfilling jewels seated on a moon disk and multi-coloured lotus
flower, the three jewels as decorated with a pattern of pure gold leaf.This image is now available as limited edition prints of two sizes. The largest size is also hand gilded with real gold leaf.
Large size 67 x 50 cm or 22½" x 30" inches @ £360 GBP (real gold leaf gilded)
Medium size 50 x37.5 cm or 19¾" x 14¾" inches @ £195 GBP (not gilded)
As reproductions are printed to order and hand finished, delivery of prints may take from 5 days to two weeks to arrive from the date of payment.
Each print is signed and stamped with the personal seal of Tashi Mannox. They are carefully colour matched to the original
artwork. Each print will also be edition numbered.
If you are interested in purchasing this print please email us directly stating the size of the print you would like.
outstanding reproductions are premium-quality giclée printed, on mould-made papers (the
finest and oldest paper-making technique) of 310-315 g/m². The papers; Velin and Aquarelle
100% rag, are of museum conservation standard, ensures
stability and UV colorfast ink longevity of more than 120 years.