Advanced Thangka Painting Classes in Berkeley with Dinesh Charan Shrestha

Introducing Dinesh Charan Shrestha, Tantrik Thangka Artist

Date: Tuesday Feb 07, 2012 - Tuesday May 22, 2012

Tuesdays 10 am – 1 pm

Location: (Location Details)


A rare Opportunity to See the Work and Study with a Master of this Sacred Art.

Painting in the Newari Style is an aesthetic, meditative practice in which knowledge, skill and concentration come together to produce a vibrant and detailed embodiment of the divine. A true art of heart illumination, Sadhana & exquisite beauty.

Advanced Class

Open to artists & individuals experienced with drawing techniques, graphite rendering, application & layering of paint. In this class you will choose Your favorite deity, work with the deity’s mantra, create a magnificent painting & a vibrant embodiment of the divine!


Fees & Registation

Registration is closed.


Location



Berkeley, CA


Instructor

About Dinesh Charan

A painting master from the fine arts society of Katmandu, Nepal, Dinesh Charan and his traditional Newari Thangka paintings have gained worldwide attention. Resonating with an ideal of the divine, this meditational and creative practice blends knowledge, skill and concentration, and has a strong devotional impact. Dinesh’s inspired paintings possess an ecstatic, vibrational quality of aliveness.

Dinesh’s works have been acknowledged and awarded first prizes at the National Art Exhibition in Nepal, and are included in the collections of renowned collectors and galleries including artist/collector Robert Beer, and the Asian Art Museum in Fukuoka, Japan. As a teacher with impeccable technique and a meditative approach, Dinesh is a gift to dedicated students and beginners alike. He currently lives and teaches in Berkeley, CA.

Please call (925-889-9195) or email mersedeh@ahva.com if you have any questions.

You cannot travel on the path until you become the path itself.
- Buddha