Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Worldly Protector (Buddhist) - Tsiu Marpo

འཇིག་རྟེན་པའི་ལྷ། ནང་ལྷ། 世俗的神(佛教)
(item no. 74175)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Gelug
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Tibetan Painted Scrolls
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Warrior

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Tsiu Marpo.

At the top center is Tsongkapa with Kedrup and Gyaltsab seated at the sides. White Tara sits in the top left corner and an unknown Kagyu lama is seated at the top right.

At the lower center is Shri Devi Magzor Gyalmo with Vaishravana Riding a Lion at the right and Yama Dharmaraja on the left.

At the bottom right corner is Pal Lhamo. At the bottom left corner is the leader of the Tanma Chunyi Goddesses. Between these two at the right is Dorje Setrab and on the left Dorje Shugden Tanag.

Jeff Watt 2-2004

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Publication: Tibetan Painted Scrolls

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