(Photos: Support boards laid out to dry; melted butter, laid out to cool)
(Photo: Torma Lamas)
(Photo: Fine artist, Karma Wangchuk, prepares a board for mounting)
On November 3rd, the Torma artists arrived in Bodhgaya. Having trained earlier this year from July to September, they came well-prepared and well-trained. Forty-four artists arrived and will spend nearly a month and a half working for many hours at a time leading up to the Monlam.
(Photos: Kneading flour mixture; Ani’s preparing round supports; artist preparing large torma.)