Buddhist Sand Mandala

Category: Travel Portraits


Photo and caption by Nathan Bender

Inconspicuously tucked away into the far back corner of the Tagong Buddhist Monastery, in China's rural western Sichuan province, sat this beautifully intricate sand mandala. Perhaps only the most devout and keenest of observers may stumble across this well-hidden masterpiece.

Location: Village of Tagong, Sichuan Province, China


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