Avadhutipa is also known as Maitripa who is an important figure both in Mahayana and Vajrayana Buddhism. It is through him that Maitreya and Asanga’s crucial work on buddha nature, the Uttara Tantra Shastra, became widely followed in Tibet. He also transmitted the esoteric aspect of buddha nature, embodied in the Mahamudrateachings, which treat the topic of mind in great detail and provide a wide range of progressive, highly-refined meditations. The life of .
Nairatmya is a yogini who is the consort of Hevajra in the Hevajra-tantra. Nairaymya is an embodiment of the Buddhist philosophical concept of anatman. Vajra Nairatmya and Shri Virupa malformed, Ugly One along with the ‘Extensive Lineage’ of Indian gurus of the Hevajra Tantra. The life of Nairatmya In this section, we will learn about the life of Nairatmya. And after that, we will learn about the short etymological description of the Nairatmya. Etymology .
Manjushri Namasangiti is considered amongst the most advanced teachings given by the Shakyamuni Buddha. It represents the pinnacle of all ShakyamuniBuddha’s teachings, being a tantra of the nondual class, along with the Kalachakra Tantra. The Viability of Manjushri Namasangiti In this section, we are going to learn about the viability of Manjushri Namasangiti. And after that, we will learn about the short etymological description of the word Manjushri Namasangiti itself. Etymology of Manjushri .
Dombi Heruka is also known as Mahasiddha. Dombi Heruka is known as the Indian master of Tantric methods from the group of 84 famous Mahasiddhas. Dombi Heruka was a principal student of Virupa. The Life of Dombi Heruka In this portion, we are going to learn about the life of Dombi Heruka. And after that, we will learn about the short etymological description of the word Dombi Heruka itself. Etymology of Dombi Heruka Dombi .
Virupa is also known as Yogeshvara. Virupa is surrounded by students and lineage teachers. Siddha Virupa is especially known as the source of the Lamdre system held by the Sakya school and is thus seen as the Indian founder of their lineage. The life of Siddha Virupa In this section, we are going to learn about the life of Siddha Virupa, after te short etymological description of the word Siddha Virupa itself. Etymology of .
Vajravarahi, 5 Deity principal tutelary deity of the Six Dharmas of Naropa. The life of Vajravarahi In this portion, we are going to learn about the life of Vajrabarahi, after that the short description of the word Vajravarahi itself. Etymology of Vajravarahi Vajravarahi is known as Asrdo Rje Phag mo in Tibet. Vajravarahi is one of the most popular female Tantric deities in all traditions of Tibetan Buddhism. Earlier, we learn about the life .
This is mid-20th-century painting of Machik Labdron and the Chod refuge field displaying teachers and deities. Thangka Painting Chart N°1 Asanga Asaṅga was “one of the most important spiritual figures” of Mahayana Buddhism and the “founder of the Yogacara school”. Traditionally, he and his half-brother Vasubandhu are regarded as the major classical Indian Sanskrit exponents of Mahayana Abhidharma, Vijñanavada (awareness only) thought and Mahayana teachings on the bodhisattva path. N°2 Gyanak Cherbu The lineage of .
Tibetan Buddhism has such a unifying symbol, known variously as a Refuge assembly, Field of Merit, or Refuge Tree. It is known as a Refuge assembly because it is a visualized gathering of figures representing the three Refuges. It is known as a Field of Merit because by visualizing a great array of Enlightened figures and then making offerings to them, and by performing other skillful actions, such as committing oneself to the Bodhisattva .
By the time the painter sat down to begin the sketch he already had in mind the main contents and design of the thangka. Usually, the patron had indicated to the painter precisely which deities he wanted to be depicted. Sometimes the patron also furnished a diagram that showe the names and relative positions of each figure in the painting, such diagrams often having been composed by the lama of the patron. When the .