Aya is a uniquely intelligent little girl panda with a big peaceful heart. Aya lives in a watercolor storybook world surrounded by beauty everywhere. In the book Aya, Aya’s appreciation of beauty guides her to a peaceful temple.
There she meets a kind nun who shows Aya how to appreciate stillness and prayer. Aya eventually realizes she carries a peaceful place to pray within her very own heart and she chooses to return to her beautiful forest home.