Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Karmapa

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 65202)
Origin Location Eastern Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Kagyu and Karma (Kagyu)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Painting School Karma Gardri
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

This painting is based on a guruyoga meditation text written by the 8th Karmapa.

Kar ma pa

Secondary Images
Related Items
Thematic Sets
Tradition: Kagyu Teachers (Paintings)
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art (RMA): Main Page
Subject: Guruyoga Iconography Page
Subject: Guruyoga, Karmapa
Painting Style: Palpung - Teachers & Siddhas
Incarnation Lineage: Gyalwa Karmapa Main Page
Subject: Faith & Refuge (Buddhism)