Himalayan Art Resources

Teacher: Tsongkapa Main Page

Tsongkapa Masterworks

- Art History

- Iconography

- Religious Context

Lama Tsongkapa (1357-1419) was the founder of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism. He established the Ganden Monastery which became the principal seat of the school. Beginning with Tsongkapa, the successive Throne Holders of Ganden Monastery are the heads of the Gelug Tradition.

General Topics:
- Tsongkapa Iconography
- Tsongkapa Life Story
- Tsongkapa Lineage Paintings & Refuge Fields
- Tsongkapa Principal Students

Database Search: All Images | Painting | Sculpture

Jeff Watt 5-2002 [updated 4-2019, 12-2019]

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