Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Tsongkapa

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 36456)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1400 - 1499
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male


Interpretation / Description

Lord Tsongkapa, Lobzang Dragpa (1357-1419): founder of the Gelug Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism.

At the bottom right side is Lobpon Sonam Ozer.

Jeff Watt 6-2-16

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