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Aug 05

House Blessing Plaque

The House Blessing Plaque

This house plaque is hand-carved from wood and based on the famous Nepalese wood carving of the 15th Century, called the Peacock Window. The Peacock Window is located in Bhaktapur (meaning “city of devotees”). Peacock feathers are considered auspicious and protective in Asia. The Peacock Window is also called “the Mona Lisa of Nepal” because …

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