Vajra - Wikipedia

A vajra is a weapon used as a ritual object to symbolize both the properties of a diamond (indestructibility) and a thunderbolt (irresistible force); the Sanskrit word has both these meanings.. The vajra is essentially a type of club with a ribbed spherical head. The ribs may meet in a ball-shaped top, or they may be separate and end in sharp points with which to stab.…

Artist's Hand Alex Grey

The artist’s hand holds a powerful instrument, here symbolized by a “vajra brush,” a means to awaken people to their own essence through the light of higher vision. The entire history of art is an expression of universal creativity that invisibly surrounds and supports every creative act. The…

Vajra Brush - Wall Plaque — CoSM Shop

Dimensions: 22.5 x 17.5 inches This plaque is a laser-cut replica of Vajra Brush, an original artwork by Alex Grey, and is made of cut and layered birchwood, and is painted in shades of black, red, silver and gold. Manufactured at CoSM, Chapel of Sacred Mirrors in New York.…

The Vajra (Dorje) as a Symbol in Buddhism

The term vajra is a Sanskrit word that is usually defined as "diamond" or "thunderbolt."It also defines a kind of battle club that achieved its name through its reputation for hardness and invincibility. The vajra has special significance in Tibetan Buddhism, and the word is adopted as a label for the Vajrayana branch of Buddhism, one of the three major forms of Buddhism.…

Dan Schaub — CoSM Shop

MADE TO ORDER:Please allow 2-3 weeks for creation prior to shipping. By Dan Schaub Designs I made this piece to honor the sacred inner eye. The ey... View full details ... 22.5 x 17.5 inches This plaque is a laser-cut replica of Vajra Brush, an original artwork by Alex Grey, and ……

Vajra – Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre

Um vajra (no alfabeto devanágari: वज्र) ou Dorje é uma palavra sânscrita que significa tanto "diamante" quanto "relâmpago".Como diamante, remete à indestrutibilidade da essência espiritual.Enquanto relâmpago, como aquilo que ilumina velozmente. [1]Como objeto ritual, o cetro/clava/pilão curto vajra tem a natureza simbólica do diamante , que tudo corta mas que não pode ser ...…