Paticca Samupada

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2001. Dimensions: 7' diameter.
Glass tile mosaic (approx. 12,000 tiles)

This work was commissioned by the New York Buddhist Vihara, a local Sri Lankan monastery. Paticca Samupada, or "dependent origination" is one of the most complex, yet basic teachings of Buddhism. It explains the cycle of action/reaction that rules our mental activity, and therefore our lives.

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