Himalayan Art Resources

Sakya: Teachers (Ngor Abbots, Large Format)

Sakya Religious Context

Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Description
- Ngor Tradition
- Lhachog Sengge
- Memorial Paintings
- Dedicated Paintings
- Confusions
- Others...

Video: Ngor Tradition Memorial Paintings (HAR on Patreon [8 min.])

Jeff Watt 5-2024

Bibliography: Jörg Heimbel (University of Hamburg, Asia and Africa Institute, Abteilung Indien und Tibet, Faculty Member).

Vajradhara in Human Form: The Life and Times of Ngor chen Kun dga' bzang po by Jorg Heimbel. Mar 1, 2018.

Portraying the Lineage Masters of the Path with Its Fruit: Lowo Khenchen’s Description of Ngorchen’s Commission. Jörg Heimbel and David Jackson. 2023.

The Memorial Thangka of Drangti Penchen Namkha Pelzang, the Thirteenth Abbot of Ngor Heimbel, Jörg. 2022.

Portraits of the Great Abbots of Ngor: The Memorial or Death Anniversary Thangka (dus thang) Heimbel, Jörg. 2021.

A Dialogue Between Text and Image: Examining the Historico-Religious Context of a Narrative Thangka Painting Depicting Episodes from the Life of Shar chen Rin chen mi 'gyur rgyal mtshan (1717–1780). Heimbel, Jörg. 2020.