If you would like to either bring, send in or sponsor a specific offering for the Mandala please email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can keep the list up to date. You can mail offerings to Rime Kalachakra, 3436 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94123 and they will be brought to New York.
The offerings and their placement around the Kalachakra mandala are very specific in their symbolism. We want to offer the opportunity for everyone to generate merit and be connected to this auspicious event. Please note do to the precise symbolism we will only be able to accept offerings to put on the mandala house that correspond to the list. If you have an offering you want to make that is not on this list, you can contact and we may be able to put it in the extensive offerings if it is a traditional offering object. The number next to the items indicates what is still needed. These items are relatively small. They sit inside of 4″ offering bowls.
Crystal or Pond Lotus (No Limit), Small Butter Lamps (no limit), Mountain of Jewels like a King’s Teasury (4), Wish Fulfilling Cow – Kamadhenu(2), Treasure Vase (2), Wish fulfilling Tree (2), Minature damaru (10), Small beautiful shoes (4), Jeweled/ Throne Room (4), Bedding (4), Garden (4), Palace such as copper mountain, Potola, kalachakra, etc (4) Minature Sword of Manjushri (2), Diamond (4), Emerald (3), Ruby (3), Fancy piece of cloth such as silk (4), Silk Ribbon Tied in Bow (9), Miniature Flute (9), Jewels (2), Gemstones assorted (1), Tibetan Medicine (1), Right turning conch (1), small bone vajra ornament (1)