Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Mipam Paljor Trinle Zangpo

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 201)
Origin Location Eastern Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Drukpa (Kagyu) and Buddhist
Size 54.29x39.37cm (21.38x15.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# F1997.12.3
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

TBRC: bdr:P7540

Interpretation / Description

Mipam Paljor Trinley Zangpo, 3rd Dzigar (1720-1740) of the Drugpa Kagyu Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. At the upper left is the Guru Padmasambhava. At the bottom right is the worldly protector Tsi'u Marpo in Drala Warrior Appearance.

Biographical Details

Jeff Watt 9-2000

Front of Painting
Wylie Transliteration of Inscription: mi pham dpal 'byor phrin las bzang po.

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