Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Indian Adept (siddha) - Kanha (of the East)

རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་གྲུབ་ཆེན། 印度大成就者
(item no. 73722)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Sakya, Ngor (Sakya) and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection John and Berthe Ford
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

Kanha of the Sakya Lamdre Lineage. At the top left corner is the meditational deity Mahamaya.


Related Items
Publication: Secret Revelation of Tibetan Thangkas

Thematic Sets
Indian Adept: Kanha of the East Page
Indian Adept (Mahasiddha): Painting
Curriculum: Himalayan Art Twenty Line Formula
Indian Adept: Siddha Appearance Masterworks (Painting)
Indian Adept (Mahasiddha): Painting (Late Period 17th to the Present)
Indian Adept: Kanha Masterworks
Indian Adept: Siddha Appearance (Bird Imagery)
Painting Set: Margapala [11]
Subject: Kanha & Krishnacharya
Indian Adept: Confusions
Painting Style: Khyenri - Teachers & Siddhas