Himalayan Art Resources

Indian Adept: Five Contexts of Depiction

Five Conexts | Mahasiddha Main Page

Mahasiddha Five Contexts of Depiction:
1. Indian Teacher (Siddha Sets)
2. Lineage Paintings
3. Incarnation Lineages
4. Tibetan System of Siddhas
5. Guruyoga Iconograhy


Mahasiddha Five Contexts of Depiction:

1. Indian Teacher (Siddha Sets):

2. Lineage Paintings:

3. Incarnation Lineages:

4. Tibetan Systems of Siddhas
- Eight Mahasiddha Systems
- Eighty-four Mahasiddhas Systems
- Six Ornaments & Two Excellent Ones
- Eight Vidyadhara
- Two Siddhas of the Kagyu: Tilopa, Naropa
- Five Siddhas of the Sakya: Virupa, Nagarjuna, Naropa, Vararuchi, Padmasambhava
- Others...

5. Guruyoga Iconography:

Jeff Watt 4-2019