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Topics:
- Medium
- Types
- Technique
- Composition
- Finishing
- Geographic Regions

Medium:
- Fabric
- Silk: (Gold Silk Decree/Proclamation)
- Metal Wrapped Thread
- Precious Stones

Types:
- Applique
- Embroidery
- Weaving: (Kesi)

Technique:
- Hand Stitched
- Loom Woven

Composition:
- Subject:- Figurative, Decorative, Ritual: (Giant Applique Textiles, Prayer Flags)
- Style
- Single/Set:(Panchen Lama Incarnation Lineage Weaving, Padmasambhava: Eight Forms Applique)

Finishing:
- Framing: (Brocade Mounts, Embroidered Mounts, Early Tibetan Style Mounts, Chinese Style Mounts)
- Covering

Geographic Regions:
- Tibet
- Bhutan
- Mongolia
- China
- Other...

Jeff Watt 2-2003 [Updated 1-2016]


(The images below are only a selection chosen from the links above).

Teacher (Lama): Karmapa
Teacher (Lama)
Karmapa
Chakrasamvara (Buddhist Deity): (Krishnacharin Tradition)
Chakrasamvara (Buddhist Deity)
(Krishnacharin Tradition)

Item No. 9157

Item No. 9158
Shakyamuni Buddha: Shakyamuni
Shakyamuni Buddha
Shakyamuni
Shakyamuni Buddha: Shakyamuni
Shakyamuni Buddha
Shakyamuni
Indian Teacher: Atisha
Indian Teacher
Atisha
Vajrapani (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity): Mahachakra
Vajrapani (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)
Mahachakra
Manjushri (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity): Vadisimha
Manjushri (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)
Vadisimha
Kurukulla (Buddhist Deity)
Kurukulla (Buddhist Deity)
Mahottara Heruka (Buddhist Deity): (21 Faces)
Mahottara Heruka (Buddhist Deity)
(21 Faces)
King: of Shambhala
King
of Shambhala