Count Your Blessings: The Art of Prayer Beads in Asia
August 2, 2013 – January 6, 2014
Rubin Museum of Art
150 W. 17th St. (17 St/7 Av)
Manhattan, NY 10011
Count Your Blessings includes prayer beads from Tibet, Bhutan, Mongolia, China, Korea, Japan, Thailand, and Burma, including more than 70 sets of long and short strings of beads with flourishes, counters, attachments, and tassels. The beads, and the materials of which they're made, convey different meanings and highlight the diversity of Buddhism practiced in the different countries. For more information, visit rmanyc.org.
- Free with museum admission.
tools to plan your visit.