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Tonkas

Thai translation: Drawings of Tibetians that has to do with their beliefs in religion and God.

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English term or phrase:Tonkas/Thangkas
Thai translation:Drawings of Tibetians that has to do with their beliefs in religion and God.
Entered by: amarilis
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19:13 Aug 29, 2001
English to Thai translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: Tonkas
Last time we were looking at the general Buddha image and the Ganesh image, this month we will be looking at Tonkas. ..... The original Tonkas are very geometric in form tie back to Supatravi. .....
Patcharee Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:02
tonkas is probably "thangkas"
Explanation:
As you said b4 ...I believe that "tonkas" are "thangkas" ka... a special picture drawn on different material which is related to religion of ppl in Nepal.
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amarilis
Thailand
Local time: 00:02
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Many thanks for your effort to help.
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4 +2tonkas is probably "thangkas"amarilis


  

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12 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
tonkas is probably "thangkas"


Explanation:
As you said b4 ...I believe that "tonkas" are "thangkas" ka... a special picture drawn on different material which is related to religion of ppl in Nepal.


    Reference: http://www.bremen.de/info/thangkasengl.htm
amarilis
Thailand
Local time: 00:02
Native speaker of: Native in ThaiThai, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 10
Grading comment
Many thanks for your effort to help.

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agree  xxxSoonthon
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