Contemporary & Traditional Tibetan Calligraphy

Sangyé - Awakened Buddha

Japanese Sumi ink and printed bodhi patternon heavy water colour paper, 57x57 cm. 2016

The Tibetan word for Buddha སངས་རྒྱས། literally means awakened.

Created here in the classical Uchen script, which is also known as block script for its traditional use in woodblock printing. The lettering here has been embellished with a Bodhi-leaf pattern and styled as if been cut as a wood block.

This particular artwork was especially created for Tashi’s book Sacred Scripts and has been reproduced as excellent quality giclée art prints - available to purchased as hand-signed limited editions from the ART & PRINT STORE

Sangyé - Awakened Buddha - Tibetan Calligraphy