100 Deities Getting Ready

The drawing of Vajra Wheel by His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa

Exciting report from Kathmandu. The craftmen have been working round the clock to craft out 100 deity on the Vajra Wheel. This will be the largest and the only Vajra Wheel in the world.

Internal structure of the Vajra WheelUpon completion, the Vajra Wheel will be 33 feet in height, 21 feet in diameter and a total weight of 30 tons, holding 1 billion mantras. The wheel will be surrounded by 42 peaceful deities and 58 wrathful deities, hand-carved onto the bronze surface. These deities have been hand drawn personally by His Holiness the Gyalwang Drukpa.

At the present moment, the Vajra Wheel is targeted to be fully completed by the early part of the first quarter of 2014.

Line Drawings of Deities by His Holiness

Work In Progress