Tag Archives: Great Peace Stupa

Gardens

The stupa is surrounded entirely by a beautiful garden spread over two acres of land with a small waterfall by the entrance. The waterfall is graced by Yangchenma, or the deity of wisdom and consort to Manjushri. An important female deity within Tibetan Buddhism, she is always accompanied by a swan, a symbol of purity […]

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Life-Force Tree and Mandala

The vase of the stupa holds the life-force tree. It is filled with precious relics and dharanis. On the walls are painted the images of the thousand buddhas of the Good Kalpa. In it are also the statues of the field of accumulation of the Ati Zabdon Nyingpo, from the extraordinary tradition revealed by the […]

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