Buddhist Thangka Paintings: Meaningful and Sublime

Buddhist Thangka Paintings: Meaningful and Sublime

You don’t need to be a master guru of Eastern mysticism to recognize the sublime beauty of a Tibetan Buddhist Thangka. Simply take a close look at one of these traditional religious paintings, and you can practically feel your heart, mind and soul being swept...
Bamboo Symbolism in Mythology and Folklore

Bamboo Symbolism in Mythology and Folklore

Bamboo Immersion Here at Bambu Batu, our lives are literally filled with bamboo. It’s on our minds, it’s in our mouths, it’s in our gardens, and we wear it on our bodies. You might say our lives are imbued with it. No doubt, we spend plenty of time...
The Mandala: Roadmap of the Mind

The Mandala: Roadmap of the Mind

Enter the Mandala Even before the emergence of myths and drama, our ancestors produced symbols to express the meaning of existence and explore the mystery of their condition. No image encapsulates the pattern of human experience quite so precisely and succinctly as...

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