|Origin Location||Eastern Tibet|
|Date Range||1700 - 1799|
|Material||Ground Mineral Pigment, Fine Gold Line on Cotton|
|Collection||Rubin Museum of Art|
|Catalogue #||acc.# F1996.25.2|
|Painting School||Karma Gardri|
Eighty-four Mahasiddha of the Abhayadatta System based on the depictions documented by Jonang Taranata (1575-1635) as commissioned and painted as murals in the Ganden Puntsogling Monastery, Tibet. (See Abhayadatta Outline Page).
This painting belongs to an eleven painting set and depicts eight Indian adepts, siddhas, from the list following the Abhayadatta system: number 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 and 36. The composition is the 5th painting (L2) in the set and placed second to the proper left of the central painting.
Top center: Avalokiteshvara Bodhisattva
30. Kambala (Lawapa)
Jeff Watt 6-2009