Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Milarepa

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 74014)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Kagyu and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Tibetan Painted Scrolls
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Lay Person

Gender: Male

TBRC: bdr:P1853

Interpretation / Description

Milarepa, poet and yogi of Tibet, student of Marpa Chokyi Lodro and teacher to Rechungpa and Gampopa. (See a comparison of other Milarepa paintings with the central figure in the same posture).

Mi la re pa Biographical Details

Related Items
Publication: Tibetan Painted Scrolls

Thematic Sets
Tradition: Kagyu Teachers (Paintings)
Teacher: Milarepa Main Page
Tradition: Kagyu Founding Teachers
Teacher: Milarepa (Relaxed Posture)