Lion's Roar Foundation – 12th Annual Lion's Roar Foundation Auction
Auction Ends: Nov 26, 2018 10:00 PM EST


Faith Stone: "Padmasambhava: The Lotus Born" Numbered Woodblock Print

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Estimated Value
$150 USD
$55 USD to brdb23b4f
Number of Bids
2  -  Bid History

Item Description


This hand-carved, hand-pulled, Moku Hanga woodblock print of Padmasambhava was created by artist Faith Stone. 

Padmasambhava is also know as Guru Rinpoche and is revered in the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. Widely recognized as a great Buddhist teacher, he helped spread Buddhism in Tibet. Moku Hanga is a labor-intensive traditional Japanese woodblock technique. The woodblocks are hand carved, and hand rubbed using a barren onto fine mulberry paper.

Ms. Stone paints contemporary Buddhist and Hindu art. She finds the joy in painting Buddhas is creating the space and environment for the deity to reside. "The idea is that once the painting is completed, the deity moves in. The painting no longer belongs to the artist. It is the home of a Buddha." Ms. Stone is also author of Drawing Buddhas and Bodhisattvas. "I want everyone to paint Buddhas, it?s the best!"



Size: 12" x 16"



Limited edition: 18/25, signed by artist

Item Special Note


As of November 19th Canada Post and its employees have reached an impasse in contract negotiations that makes delivery of this item in time for the holiday season increasingly unlikely. Please take this into account when choosing to bid. We are able to arrange shipment by private carrier if the successful bidder is willing to cover the cost.

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