47. Medicine Buddha Mandala
Style: All-Color (tson-thang)

A mandala is a sacred circle symbolizing the purified or transformed universe. Mount Meru is the center, and it is where all enlightened deities reside. This mandala features Bhaisajyaguru Buddha, or the Medicine Buddha. The Medicine Buddha is referred to as the “master of remedies,” the “doctor of soul and bodies,” and “the sage and knowing doctor of the sufferings of this world.”

The Medicine Buddha is teaching medicinal practices to many figures, including Lamas, Vishnu, and Buddhist students, among others.