Taking a deeper look at your health can add years to your life. Biograph brings you the world’s most advanced health screening. Join us in changing reactive healthcare to proactive healthcare. Founded in 2009 by Tao Wu, Tao Tea Leaf is an award-winning, full-service tea store located in the fashionable Yorkville area of Toronto. Known best for our extensive loose Chinese Tea selection, Tao Tea Leaf offers a variety of other loose teas from Japan, India, South America and Africa as well as an extensive line of USDA-certified Organic loose teas. For thousands of years, tea has long been an integral part of Chinese culture. Embodying the spirit of Chinese traditions, tea offers many spiritual and health-related benefits.
Tibetan Buddhists for centuries have planted these flags outside their homes and places of spiritual practice for the wind to carry the beneficent vibrations across the countryside. Prayer flags are said to bring happiness, long life and prosperity to the flag planter and those in the vicinity. Dharma prints bear traditional Buddhist symbols, protectors and enlightened beings. The prayer flag tradition is ancient, dating back thousands of years in India and to the shamanistic Bon tradition of pre-Buddhist Tibet. Bonpo priests used solid colored cloth flags, perhaps with their magical symbols, to balance the elements both internally and externally. Balancing these elements externally brings harmony to the environment. Buddhists added their own texts to increase the power of the flags. There are ancient symbols, prayers and mantras for generating compassion, health, wish fulfillment, and for overcoming diseases, natural disasters and other obstacles. In this present dark-age disharmony reigns and the elements are way out of balance. The earth needs healing like never before.
Prayer flags moving in the wind generate a natural positive energy. This website has been designed to be both informational and commercial. It has a complete product list, roll-over image links, links to product descriptions and a display of the shopping cart. If you prefer a more leisurely and informational browse we invite you to explore all of our product pages. You may order from those pages also. Much research has gone into explaning of the sacred meanings of the Buddhist Symbols found on these pages. We do hope you enjoy our website. Tibetan Buddhist prayer flags since 1974.
Our California studio prints art quality traditional prayer flags, auspicious symbols and deity prints. Our Kathmandu studio prints and sews the highest quality Tibetan prayer flags on ropes for horizontal displays and many styles and sizes of vertical prayer flags for poles. The details in each design are quite precise and the colors are pure and bright. Prayer flags may be placed either inside of a building to increase the spiritual atmosphere or outdoors where the wind can carry their prayers. The Jonas Brothers, and Bruce Springsteen. An acorn should be carried to bring luck and ensure a long life. Amber beads, worn as a necklace, can protect against illness or cure colds.
Seeing an ambulance is very unlucky unless you pinch your nose or hold your breath until you see a black or a brown dog. Think of five or six names of boys or girls you might marry, As you twist the stem of an apple, recite the names until the stem comes off. You will marry the person whose name you were saying when the stem fell off. If you cut an apple in half and count how many seeds are inside, you will also know how many children you will have. To predict the sex of a baby: Suspend a wedding band held by a piece of thread over the palm of the pregnant girl. If the ring swings in an oval or circular motion the baby will be a girl. If the ring swings in a straight line the baby will be a boy. It’s bad luck to put a hat on a bed. Placing a bed facing north and south brings misfortune. You must get out of bed on the same side that you get in or you will have bad luck.