Thanka Art Gallery

Pokhara Lakeside - Shops

Around Lakeside you will find many local galleries of the Tibetan art form of Thanka painting. You can watch on hand as there is usually a painter working in the shop. The time to complete one small Thanka painting can be thousands of hours. The intricacies of the design and painting will astound you. The painting often tell a story or myth based on Tibetan Buddhism teachings.

These make great gift or items to take home a put on your wall.

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