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Traditional Thangka Paintings Gallery & Workshop

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Very interesting visit to develop a taste for Thangkas

I have developed a taste for Thangkas after visiting this place. Before I was hardly interested... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2018
Unique Art Form

Hand made painted Thangkas are wondsrful works of art. They are certainly different to western... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Nigel H
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Mar 15, 2018
“Very interesting visit to develop a taste for Thangkas”
Nov 7, 2017
“Unique Art Form”
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Taumadi 11, Five Storeyed Temple, Bhaktapur 44800, Nepal
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I have developed a taste for Thangkas after visiting this place. Before I was hardly interested. But the paintings sold at this place are relatively expensive compared to other schools. Maybe they quoted us more because a guide brought us here. Make sure, you come...More

Thank Lotuspearl
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Hand made painted Thangkas are wondsrful works of art. They are certainly different to western perceptions of art ancient and modern. A lot of work goes into these and,if you like them, make interesting wall hangings.

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Had seen a beautiful painting of the White Tara in silver it was breath taking. Was not able to purchase the painting while in Nepal. But with the aid of my guide and the owner of the store I was able to purchase this wonderful...More

Thank katsg44
Reviewed 10 May 2017

An art never seen before on all my travels. Enjoyed seeing people do this ! Live demonstrations! What a privilege!

Thank EStruwig
Reviewed 12 January 2017

So Awesome paintings, Hand made Painting, Minor minor work, Neat and Clean, Combination of Colours , Must buy painting, You can Easily find out the masks with these painting.

Thank shankystud19
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Our guide took us to this place. There are lot of nice painting available with them which can take back, whatever rate they tell do bargaining in the same.

1  Thank Ajay_Kaushik
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Thangkas are Tibetan Buddhist paintings that illustrate various deities or aspects of the Buddha or historical figures and often also various geometric designs. Thangkas are always carefully framed in lovely silk brocade. Their quality varies enormously. Much is crude , ugly junk sold at high...More

6  Thank paulboop
Reviewed 9 July 2015

If you are art and paintings lover then go to the traditional thangka paintings gallery and workshop in Bhaktapur to watch the Thangka art and to study it.

Thank 7NRG
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Tourists will be attracted to the awesome colorful and attractive thangka painting once your are in there! Be mindful to know : the correct painting details of the thangka? Material use? How are you going to take home with frame or frameless paintings? Would the...More

Thank lsg181
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Don't miss this as it is like the national painting. It is so unique and details. The colors, the brightness, the fine lines and etc is a must have piece for this trip. But i will advise you don't buy it here as it is...More

Thank Anniegmy
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