Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Padmasambhava - Guru Dragpo (meditational form)

པད་མ་འབྱུང་གནས། 莲花生大士
(item no. 677)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Nyingma
Size 43.18x30.48cm (17x12in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P1998.8.2
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Wrathful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Guru Dragpo with consort. At the top center is Amitabha Buddha, on the lef Padmasambhava and on the right Terdag Lingpa Gyurme Dorje.

Jeff Watt 6-2010

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