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Tribute to the Dalai Lama by yatu-ex Tribute to the Dalai Lama by yatu-ex
"There is no need for temples, no
need for complicated philosophies.
My brain and my heart are my temples;
my philosophy is kindness. "
~ Dalai Lama


This was done as a studyproject for art-classes,
illustrating correlations of quotes and imitation - and
this was my first attempt at doing some serious typography.
I tried to use either entire parts of Dalai Lama's
speeches or significant words from him.
Huge inspiration came from *dylanroscover and
of course ~Straye-Close
I've been practically working on this piece every
moment I could spare the last couple of days
and am happy I didn't give up!!!

Here's a link to the work-in-progress-gif: [link]
~ merlin...

...in love with Typography :heart: c&c welcome!


:llama:certainly an important part of life!


EDIT: The DD truly means a lot to me,
so thank you very much ^jussta + ^pica-ae (:
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Tribute to the Dalai Lama by ~yatu-ex is a wonderful tribute to a wonderful person. ( Featured by jussta )
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jmralls2001 Mar 30, 2014   General Artist
That's cool. I've been reading the Dalai Lama's books since last year, and kind of following what he does. I really like his philosophy of compassion. He's a great man.
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yatu-ex Apr 6, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
thank you for the kind words.
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jmralls2001 Apr 6, 2014   General Artist
You're welcome. :)
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crypticfragments Dec 15, 2013  Professional Photographer
OM MANI PADME HUM!
His Holiness has touched my life so deeply from the moment I first encountered the Tibetan culture in his exile home! 
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varshapeterpanda Oct 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Amazing!
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MiniLover08 May 19, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
I heard him speak today in Louisville, KY. Such a wonderful, inspirational man.
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ZieAwesomePrussia May 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This has to be the best typography picture I have ever seen! Congrats on the Daily Deviation. :iconclappingplz:
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:iconjarzseald:
how to make this one? any tutorials?
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:iconteoooooooo:
You Can Make Me A aN PHoTo SUCH AS THE
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OliverDaley Sep 7, 2012  Professional Photographer
great art work
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