Shopping Cart (0 items)
View Cart (0 items)
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
Shopping Cart (0 items)
View Cart (0 items)
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
15% Off All Orders     Use Code: JUST4HERSALE     SAVE UP TO 60% on Custom Gifts for Her!     Ends Wednesday     Details

Uh oh...Unknown 0 can’t display all the features of our site.

May we suggest an alternative browser? Because you won’t want to miss out on all this goodness.
White Tara Postcard b/w
Pre-order today! Your design will be made and shipped as soon as our manufacturers are ready to begin production.
  • Postcard: Front
  • Postcard: Back
About this product
Orientation: Postcard

Keep in touch with Zazzle custom postcards! Add your favorite image to a blank postcard or say “hi" with a pre-existing design. Save paper and mail a note without wasting envelopes!

  • 4.25" x 5.6" (portrait) or 5.6" x 4.25" (landscape).
  • Printed on ultra-heavyweight (120 lb.) card stock with a gloss finish.
  • No minimum order.
  • Get custom stamps to match!
  • Postage rate for a postcard is $0.34
  • Designer Tip: To ensure the highest quality print, please note that this product’s customizable design area measures 4.25" x 5.6".
About this design
White Tara Postcard b/w
White Tara Thangka painted 2010 by ariya
between June and July 2010 (roughly 350 hrs) in Bhaktapur, Nepal.

Who is Tara?

Tara or Arya Tara, also known as Jetsun Dolma in Tibetan, is a female Bodhisattva or female Buddha in different Buddhist traditions. She is also a tantric meditation deity used to develop certain inner qualities and understand secret teachings about compassion and emptiness.

The most widely known forms of Tara are:
- Green Tara, known as the Buddha of enlightened activity
- White Tara, also known for compassion, long life, healing and serenity; also known as The Wish-fulfilling Wheel, or Cintachakra. She is pictured as being endowed with seven eyes (at the palms of the hands, soles of the feet, and her forehead) to symbolize the watchfulness of the compassionate mind. She is said to be as white and radiant as the moon.

Within Tibetan Buddhism, Tara is regarded as Bodhisattva of compassion and action. She is the female aspect of Avalokiteshvara (Chenrezig – the Buddha of Compassion) and in some origin stories she comes from his tears. She eventually came to be considered the "Mother of all Buddhas," which usually refers to the enlightened wisdom of the Buddhas, while simultaneously echoing the ancient concept of the Mother Goddess in India. As one of the three deities of long life, White Tara is associated with longevity. White Tara counteracts illness and thereby helps to bring about a long life.

H.H the Dalai Lama said about Tara (at a conference on Compassionate Action in Newport Beach, CA in 1989): "There is a true feminist movement in Buddhism that relates to the goddess Tara. (…) She looked upon the situation of those striving towards full awakening and she felt that there were too few people who attained Buddhahood as women. So she vowed, "I have developed bodhicitta as a woman. For all my lifetimes along the path I vow to be born as a woman, and in my final lifetime when I attain Buddhahood, then, too, I will be a woman."

Tara Mantra
The main Tara mantra is the same for Buddhists and Hindus alike: om tare tuttare ture svaha. But for the White Tara, several words connected with long life, merit, wisdom and abundance, are added to the play on the name of Tara. Her particular mantra is therefore: Om Tare Tuttare Ture Mama Ayuh Punya Jñana Pustim Kuru Svaha.
More Less

We can't move forward 'til you fix the errors below.

White Tara Postcard b/w

$1.60 per postcard
Artwork designed by Ariyanandi. Made by Zazzle Paper in San Jose, CA. Sold by Zazzle.
The value you specified is invalid.
Your design has been saved.
Add to wishlist
The value you specified is invalid.
Also add to:
Added to wishlist
Help us personalize your shopping experience by telling us what you like. (learn more)

Customize It!

Design Area:

Edit this design template

Want to edit even more about this design? Customize it!
More Less


Save on
Only more on

Add an Essential Accessory!

15% Off All Orders   Use Code:
JUST4HERSALE   SAVE UP TO 60% on Custom Gifts for Her!   Ends Wednesday   Details

More Essential Accessories


5 star:
4 star:
3 star:
2 star:
1 star:
98% reviewers would recommend this to a friend
This product is most recommended for Weddings
Have you purchased this product?  Write a review!


No comments yet.

Other Info

Product ID: 239732077236652310
Made on: 11/5/2011 10:05 PM
Reference: Guide Files