Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Indian Teacher - Dignaga

རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་མཁས་པ། མཁན་ཆེན། 印度的祖师
(item no. 65619)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male

TBRC: P6126

Interpretation / Description

Dharmakirti & Dignaga.

Six Ornaments Outline Page

(The inscriptions on the back of the painting identify the two figures as Gunaprabha and Shakyaprabha whereas the publication rGyan-drug mChog-gnyis, with illustrations, identifies the two scholars as indicated above).

Jeff Watt 1-2008

Secondary Images
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Indian Scholar: All Images
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Painting Gallery IV
Subject: Six Ornaments (Situ Composition 1)
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