Buddhism has long held near-death visions to be important vectors of wisdom on the path to enlightenment. A Guided Tour of Hell continues this legacy, encouraging us to contemplate suffering in order to inspire us toward greater good in life.
— Jay Xu, Asian Art Museum Director and CEO
 

A Guided Tour of Hell

Paintings by Pema Namdol Thaye


Expressionist Buddhas

Paintings by Pema Namdol Thaye


Mythical Creatures

Paintings by Pema Namdol Thaye