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Karmapakshi mantra - original

The Mantra of the second Karmapa - Karmapakshi: om ah karmapakshi ḥum Calligraphed in the classical Uchen script. Below which in Umed script is a supplication mantra in homage of the guru: om siddhi maḥa karma ka-dharma guru ḥum ṣwa ḥa.

The artwork is sealed three times with the artists phags-pa ḥum chop which represents the triple sealed commitment of samaya.


Japanese Sumi ink on watercolour paper, 42 x 30 cm. 2017