Teacher (Lama) - Marpa Chokyi Lodro
(item no. 90142)

Eastern Tibet

1900 - 1959

Kagyu Lineage

38.10x55.25cm (15x21.75in)

Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton

Collection of Private

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Marpa Chokyi Lodro, the Translator (1012-1096): the founder of the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism. At the top center is the primordial buddha Vajradhara with mahasiddha Tilopa on the left and Naropa on the right. At the bottom left is Marpa's son Dharma Dode and on the right Marpa's wife Dagmema. At the center is the yogi Milarepa.

Tibetan: Mar pa

Jeff Watt 4-2001

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