Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Indian Adept (siddha) - Shrisimha

རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་གྲུབ་ཆེན། 印度大成就者
(item no. 77168)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Nyingma and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Publication: Wisdom Publications, Calender
Catalogue # collection of Schoettle
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

Wisdom Calendar 1998 - November (full catalog list)

This is an unidentified Tantric Adept (mahasiddha) associated with the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism. His posture and attributes held in the hands are similar to those of both Shri Simha and Do Khyentse Yeshe Dorje.

Jeff Watt 10-2005

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