Heart Sutra of Prajñaparamita “The Essence of the Blessed Lady, Perfect Wisdom” in pecha format. It has Tibetan text along with English / Chinese phonetics and translation by Dharmachakra Practices (English / Chinese). Page size 8 x 29 cm.
Printed on traditional hand-made Nepali lokta-paper. The tradition of lokta paper manufacturing is indigenous to Nepal and dates back more than 1000 years! Lokta is a plant of the laurel family that grows in Nepal at an elevation of 1800 m to 3000 m, and is used as the raw material for the hand-made paper produced in the hills of Western Nepal. Lokta paper is durable and resistant to insects.
Watch the video to learn more about traditional Nepali hand-made lokta paper: