Windhorse Prayer Flags

Windhorse Prayer Flags

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Long Lasting Polyester! Upgraded quality! Just in from Nepal.

We have updated our best selling prayer flags and made them even better. Each flag is beautifully printed with a hand carved wood block. Flags are the traditional colors of yellow, white, red, blue, and green. A large variety of prayers surround the image of lungta, windhorse. Lungta is also the Tibetan word for 'prayer flag'. Made in Nepal.

Size: Set of 25, 8 x 8 inch, 18 feet long.

The updated label on these flags include a wonderful Lungta description which I've included below. The original prayer flag.

"Lungta" (Tibetan word: Lung=Wind & Ta=Horse) Windhorse

Prayer Flags are auspicious flags that contain images of deities, mantras and prayers, which are traditionally believed to bring happiness, peace, prosperity, good fortune, health and victory over the obstacles. Prayer Flags are used to promote peace, compassion, strength and wisdom. Prayers inscribed on prayer flags protect from destructive evils and obstacles toward the flag planter and all sentinent being.

Tibetans believe that the prayers and mantras will be blown upwards as an offering to their deities and will bring fortune, happiness and good health to all who hang them.