Kevin Hong Anatomical Tibetan Chart detail Kevin Hong Anatomical Tibetan Chart

Tibetan thangka’s inspired New York city based illustrator Kevin Hong to create his own anatomical charts.

Thangkas, especially anatomical thangkas, combined medical knowledge with Buddhist tradition and Tibetan lore.

Tibetan tangka anatomy 17th Century

The Blue Beryl thangkas, created between 1687 and 1703