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The donor is an individual, family, or group of people responsible for commissioning an artwork. It is common in Nepalese and to find the donors of the depicted at the bottom right or left corner of a painting.

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Explaining Lama Teacher Sakya Pandita Kunga Gyaltsen

PanditaKunga Gyeltsen was a and scholar and the fourth of the Five Sakya Forefathers. He is held in the tradition to have been an emanation of Manjusri, the embodiment of the of all the . The Viability of Kunga Gyaltsen In this portion, we are going to talk about the life of Sakya PanditaKunga Gyeltsen. After a short etymological description of the word Sakya PanditaKunga Gyeltsen .

Depicting Lama Teacher Pagmodrupa Dorje Gyalpo Thangka

Pagmodrupa Dorje Gyalpo was born in 1110. Pagmadrupa Dorje Gyalpo was one of the three principal students of . Padmadrupa Dorje Gyalpo was the founder of the Pagdru School. Eight of his students went on to found eight further schools; Drigung, Taglung, Drugpa, Yamzang, Tropu, Martsang, Yelpa, and the Shugseb. These became known as the Eight Smaller Schools of the Kagyu Tradition.  Description of Pagmodrupa Dorje Gyalpo In 1158 DPagmodrupa Dorje Gyalpo built .

Depicting Ushnishavijaya Thangka

Ushnishavijaya with thirty-three deity indicates the Victorious Crown Ornament. She is one of three long-life deities who is very popular in and . The other two deities are and . Description of the Ushnishavijaya Although is seemingly specific in function as a long-life Deity. Ushnishavijaya belongs to the larger classification of Meditational Deity. Ushnishavijaya has several with the most common being the three-faced and eight-armed. In .

Depicting Parnashavari – Goddess of Natural Healing

Parnashavari is also known as the goddess who protects from a contagious illness.  In English, Parnashavari is called the Mountain Ascetic Wearing Leaves. The iconography of the Parnashavari Parnashavari is who is in yellow in color.  Parnashavari has three faces and six hands. The main face of Parnashavari is slightly and wrathful. Parnashavari has three eyes. Parnashavari tied her hair with a snake in a topknot on the crown of the head. .
mandala pratisara

Depicting Mandala of Pratisara

Pratisara and the Pancha is also known as Fifty-six Deity . At the center of the , there is Maha Pratisara. She is followed by Maha Sahasrapramardini, , Shitavati and Mantramanudharani. The Five Pancha Raksha: Maha Pratisara Maha Sahasrapramardin Mahamayuri Sitavati Mantramanudharani Maha Pratisara Maha Sahasrapramardinhas is a who has four faces, eight hands. She is yellow in color. has four heads and eight arms. She is white in color and .
Sakyamuni Buddha with the 35 Buddhas of confession

Depicting Sakyamuni Buddha with the 35 Buddhas of confession

(: sha kya tu pa, sang gye. English: the One, Sage of the Clan) together with the two principal students, and standing at the sides, while surrounded by the . The general subject of the is and the Thirty-five Confession Buddhas. Tradition in Shakyamuni is the leader of the Thirty-five Buddhas. The painting belongs to the Tradition .

Shar Minub Monastery Kathmandu Nepal

is located in the , in a valley at the base of . The is founded by the late 14th . He made great efforts to establish a monastery at Shar Minub, in Kathmandu, for the benefit of students in . The Sharminub Institute is located below the holy mountain with a beautiful view over the Kathmandu valley. Meaning of Shar Minub “Shar” means “to rise”, “Nub” means “to .

Characteristics of Tibetan Art – a psychological and meditational practice

started from the rock in and its subjects ranged from animal images of deer, ox, sheep, horse, etc to hunting scenes. have flourished very well during the period of the Tubo Kingdom. Especially after the installation of in , made a more progress. Introduction to Tibetan Art The heritage of conventional and the fusion of , and Han People’s art essence .