Be a light unto yourself, Buddha Sakyamuni declared. Elucidate your enlightening moments with the Buddha Hardcover Blank Journal: Romio Shrestha Signature Edition. This beautiful, deluxe journal features a hand-selected, full-color painting of the Buddha as well as vibrant endpaper illustrations by artist Romio Shrestha. Cased in tactually rich, scuff- and fingerprint-resistant leatherette and elegantly debossed, this journal provides a compelling aesthetic experience, inside and out. With sturdy construction and sewn binding, the journal lies flat, and the 192 blank, acid-free pages of high-quality heavy stock paper take both pen and pencil nicely to invite a flow of inspiration. All this, plus a ribbon placeholder, elastic closure, and 7.5 x 4.5–inch back pocket, perfect for holding photographs and mementos, makes this Romio Shrestha Signature Edition the ultimate art-inspired portable journal.
Romio Shrestha is a modern master of the Indo-Nepali-Tibetan Buddhist traditions of enlightenment art, and his thangkas can be found in many of the great collections of the world, including the British Museum, the Victoria Albert Museum, the Buchheim Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, the Tibet House in New York City, and the Newark Museum in New Jersey. He directs a school of artist-craftsmen in the Kathmandu Valley of Tibet.