Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Padmasambhava - Pure Land (Copper Coloured Mountain)

པད་མ་འབྱུང་གནས། 莲花生大士
(item no. 90504)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Nyingma and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Padamsambhava (Tibetan: pe ma jung ne) seated centrally in his palace on Copper-coloured Mountain is surrounded by various tutelary deities seated at the sides with a protector, lineage teachers and followers below. (See the Padmasambhava Main Page, Outline Page and Copper Coloured Mountain).

Jeff Watt 5-2000

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