Contemporary & Traditional Tibetan Calligraphy

Akong’s golden Aa

Japanese ink and gold leafed embossed watercolour paper, 62x46cm. 2017

The insignia of Chöje Akong Rinpoche is the letter Ah - ཨ་
Here embossed and gilded in pure gold leaf. The below calligraphy in the classical uchen script is Akong’s famous quote:

Only the impossible is worth doing

Especially mounted for a current solo exhibition with Amakora in Bhutan, using a decorative topped shape, typical of a shrine or a traditional Bhutanese window surround.

Akong’s golden Aa - Tibetan Calligraphy