Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Taranata

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 58878)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Jonang (Sakya), Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Yale University Art Gallery
Catalogue # 1988.76.8
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male

TBRC: P1428

Interpretation / Description

Lama figure surrounded by teachers and deities. It is possible that this figure is Taranata and many of the surrounding figures are the pre-incarnations.

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