Saturday, 30 May 2020 г. 05:18 Make home page | Bookmark site | RSS Feedback | RUSSIAN
ИА «Тува-Онлайн»
» Posts of 12.09.2006
Personal office
Login:
password:
Register
Lost password?


Archive
«    September 2006    »
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930 
Links
электронный журнал "Новые исследования Тувы"

Biggest Ever Buddist Mantra on a Mountain in Tuva

Working at mantra on the Lenin mountain. Kyzyl. Courtesy of Yulia Zhironkina The Buddhist mantra "Om mani padme hum" has been made out of huge stones on a mountain , known as Lenin Mountain, near Kyzyl. The mantra took one month to build and is 120-metres-long, 20-metres-high It was laid and tied by locals with the help of the Gyudmed Tantric Monastery monks, who are on a visit toTuva.

It is done to hasten the visit of His Holiness Dalai Lama to the republic. One can have a picturesque view on Kyzyl, the capital of Tuva, from the top of this mountain. 500 kg of white paint was used to paint the stones.

  • 100
Julia Zhironkina
Event announces

1) 05.06.2020: the 15th Lunar day of the Holy buddist Month Saka Dava (it starts on the 23th of May, end on the 21th of June), during which good deeds are multiplied. (Tuva, Buryatia, Kalmykia)

2) 06.06.2020: Pushkin Day, the Day of Russian language (Russia)

3) 12.06.2020: Day of Russia (Russia)

4) 14.06.2020: Birthday of Kind Hearts of Tuva's leader Artysh Mongush (Tuva)

5) 06.07.2020: Birthday of Dalai-Lama the 16th

6) 18.07.2020: Birthday of the Head of Tuva Sholban Kara-ool (Tuva)

7) 15.08.2020: Day of the Tuva Republic (Tuva)

8) 15.08.2020: 19th anniversary of Tuva-Online News Agency (Tuva)

9) 17.08.2020: Day of Khoomey (Tuva)

10) 01.09.2020: Day of historical memory and dignity of Tuvan volunteers perished in the World War 2, fighting together with the Soviet Union against fascism (Tuva)

all dates


Top read

    © 2001–2020, "Tuva-Online" News & Information Agency    
    advertising with Tuva-Online
    All rights reserved.
    Republishing, redistributing or syndicating without direct reference to Tuva-Online is prohibited.
    Quotes on Internet-sites are allowed only with hyperlink to http://en.tuvaonline.ru.
    12+
    Founded on August 15, 2001
    Registered in the Ministry for press of Russian Federation.
    Certificate Эл №77-6060 issued on February 22, 2002
    Рейтинг@Mail.ru
    Rambler's Top100 Яндекс цитирования