Larung Gar China Buddhist Settlement in Black and White | Photo Art Print
Monochrome Photograph of Larung Gar: A Tibetan Buddhist Settlement's Serenity
In the heart of Tibet, nestled amidst the peaks, you'll find the expansive Larung Gar Buddhist Settlement, the subject of my monochrome urban photograph. A sea of tiny wooden homes, each a sanctuary for a dedicated Buddhist monk, sprawls out before your eyes, the complex labyrinth of paths and staircases inviting you into this secluded world. The absence of color amplifies the textures and contrasts of these humble abodes, eliciting an atmosphere of tranquility that seems suspended in time.
The play of light and shadow in the photograph imparts a sense of depth and dimension, meticulously guiding your eye across the image. The photograph serves as a subtle yet potent representation of this sacred place's spiritual essence and profound beauty.
Established in 1980 by Khenpo Jigme Phuntsok, Larung Gar has become a prominent figure in the Tibetan Buddhist world. With more than 40,000 monks, nuns, and practitioners calling it home, the settlement stands as a testament to the unwavering commitment to the rigorous academic study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism. The striking architecture, a blend of ornate and rustic, draws in tourists and Buddhist pilgrims from around the globe. It's more than just a settlement; it's a vibrant, living embodiment of Tibetan culture and religion, a bulwark preserving their way of life.
The fine art print of this photograph, hand-signed on the reverse, is a testament to my dedication to capturing life's fleeting moments. Each print comes with a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, showcasing the exceptional quality of the print. The museum-grade paper used is acid-free, ensuring the preservation of every intricate detail, the deep blacks, and the vibrant hues. Please note the frame is not included with the image.
Enjoy free global delivery on your purchase, with a 14-day satisfaction guarantee included. Should you need it, full reimbursement is available within this period. This offer embodies my commitment to customer satisfaction and passion for sharing the beauty I capture with the world.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2015
Museum Quality Fine Art Prints
Enjoy museum-grade signed prints, free global delivery, and a 14-day satisfaction guarantee. Each fine art print showcases my passion for photography and exceptional quality and is hand-signed in pencil on the reverse side, and includes a certificate of authenticity and a lifetime warranty against fading, with the assurance of a full reimbursement within 14 days if needed.
The fine art prints are of the highest museum quality, printed on acid-free 100% cotton paper with a velvety, subtly textured, warm-tone finish. Archival inks ensure photographs with sharp precision, smooth transitions, deep blacks, intricate details, and vibrant hues.
Please note that frames are not included.
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As the creator, I personally print, sign, and package every print at my studio in Haliburton, Ontario. These prints are then shipped worldwide via Canada Post free of charge. Therefore, delivery times can vary based on location, anywhere from a few days to several weeks.
Additionally, when traveling and shooting on location, orders placed during these periods will be dispatched upon my return. This may result in delivery times extending to several weeks. However, rest assured that the wait for these unique pieces is well worth it!