Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Padmasambhava - (Main Form)

པད་མ་འབྱུང་གནས། 莲花生大士
(item no. 74198)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Nyingma and Drukpa (Kagyu)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: King

Gender: Male

TBRC: bdr:P4956

Interpretation / Description


At the top center is Amitayus. At the right is Drugpa Kunleg, and on the left the protector goddess Tseringma.

At the bottom center is Chaturbhuja Mahakala with four hands, Shri Devi is on the right and Tsiu marpo on the left.

Jeff Watt 2-2004

Related Items
Publication: Tibetan Painted Scrolls

Thematic Sets
Padmasambhava Main Page
Tradition: Drugpa Kagyu Main Page