Prayer Flags Across NOLA

In honor of this historic visit, we are inviting you, business owners and residents across the Greater New Orleans Area, to raise up colorful Tibetan prayer flags outside your homes and businesses beginning April 20, 2013 and leaving them up through May 20 as a celebration of and welcoming to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

Prayer flags are traditionally hung to inspire compassion, strength, peace, and wisdom. Tibetans believe that the wind blows the prayers and well wishes to all in the surrounding space, which spreads love and positive will to all beings.

Prayer flags will be for available for purchase in two sizes:

  • 1 roll of 12” x 12” prayer flags (strand length - 25 ft long) - $15 each (For 5 rolls or more of 12” x 12” prayer flags [strand length - 25 ft long] - $10 each)
  • 1 roll of 9” x 9” prayer flags (strand length - 25 ft long) -$10 each. (For 5 rolls or more of 9” x 9” prayer flags [strand length - 25 ft long] - $5 each)
To purchase flags, send the item and quantity you would like to order in an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Prayer Flags are also sold at Wild Lotus Yoga at the Healing Center during class times and Swan River Yoga Mid-City during class times. Prayer Flags will also be sold at all of our events.

If you would like help raising the flags, let us know. We are happy to assist you.

We want everyone to experience the uplifting preparations of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama's visit in New Orleans!

We look forward to serving you and New Orleans on this exciting project to generate peace in our city and welcome His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama!