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Teacher: Yeshe Dorje (Zanabazar) Cutting Meat

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There is a common belief in Mongolia that Zanabazar instructed his students to depict him in drawing and sculpture holding a vajra scepter and bell if the image is intended to be seen by religious practitioners. For the general population of Mongolia he instructed that he be shown cutting a leg of mutton with a knife.

Jeff Watt 12-2015

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