For centuries Tibetans have hung prayer flags on mountain tops, homes, stupas and temples. The prayers written on the flags are released out to the universe as the wind blows through them. As the images and prayers fade from the flags, they become a part of the universe. New flags are often hung on auspicious days and during celebrations.
This listing is for an extra large roll of Tibetan Guru Rinpoche prayer flags. These prayer flags are printed using traditional Tibetan wood blocks.You will receive one large roll of Guru Rinpoche Prayer flags and the roll contains 25 extra large flags and each flag measures 13 inches by 13 inches. So the string should be approximately 27 feet long. There are five different colors which are red, yellow, green, blue and white and they represent five elements.
Our prayer flags are handmade in Nepal by a local family that has been making prayer flags in Kathmandu for decades. They us traditional woodblocks and screen printing and employ hardworking women who are compensated fairly for their work and skills. Please let me know if you have any questions.