Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Indian Teacher - Asanga

རྒྱ་གར་གྱི་མཁས་པ། མཁན་ཆེན། 印度的祖师
(item no. 77214)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Kadam and Sakya
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Publication: Wisdom Publications, Calender
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male

TBRC: bdr:P6117

Interpretation / Description

Asanga (Name inscription and inscriptions for each story vignette). For a similar composition and an explanation of the story see Asanga's Search in the Kids Section of the HAR website.

Jeff watt 10-2002

Wisdom Calendar 2002 - May (full catalog list)

Related Items
Thematic Sets
Subject: Life Story Paintings (Lineage Sets & Biography)
Tradition: Kadampa Teachers (Paintings)
Painting: Styles & Traditions Date Chart
Indian Scholar: Asanga Main Page
Painting Set: Lamrim Lineage Teachers
Iconography: Monastic Appearance