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Gold on Black Thangkas

Mahottara Heruka

Mahottara Heruka

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This powerful thangka of Mahottara Heruka (Tib. Chemchog Heruka), meaning the 'Great Supreme heruka', was painted by Chewang Dorje in 2003. Mahottara is the lord of all the wrathful 'blood-drinking' (heruka) deities, and the unified source of emanation for the hundred peaceful and wrathful deities...

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Nyingma Protector and Yidam Deity Assembly

Nyingma Protector and Yidam Deity Assembly

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This gold-on-black thangka depicts an assembly of twelve of the main yidam and important protector deities of the Tibetan Nyingma tradition. The iconographical designs for many of these figures are based on the drawings of an accomplished Sherpa artist and yogin-practitioner named Gomchen...

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Karma Kagyu Protector Assembly

Karma Kagyu Protector Assembly

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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Dominating the centre of this composition are the two principal female and male protector deities of the Karma Kagyu Tradition, who appear together as ‘Mahakali and Mahakala in Face to Face Union’ (Tib. ma mgon zhal sbyor), with Dorje Bernagchen (rdo rje ber nag can), the...

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Troma Nagmo (Dudjom Troma)

Troma Nagmo (Dudjom Troma)

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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The dynamic figure of Troma Nagmo (khros ma nag mo), the ‘Wrathful Black Mother’ (Skt.Krishna Kali, Krishna Krodhini), dominates the centre of this gold-on-black composition. She is extremely fierce, youthful and nubile like a sixteen-year-old, and black in colour like the darkness at...

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Kshetrapala (Lion-headed Mahakala) and his Retinue

Kshetrapala (Lion-headed Mahakala) and his Retinue

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This exquisite gold-on-black composition shows the lion-headed form of Mahakala with his consort and retinue of eight protector deities, as the ‘Field-protector’ Kshetrapala. This ferocious aspect of ‘Lion-headed Mahakala’ (Skt. Mahakala-Simhamukha) belongs to the retinue of Four-armed...

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Palden Lhamo (Magzor Gyalmo)

Palden Lhamo (Magzor Gyalmo)

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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Palden Lhamo (dPal-ldan lha-mo), the 'Glorious Goddess', is the principal protective goddess of the Tibetan state, and she is depicted here in her form as Magzor Gyalmo (dMag-zor gyal-mo), the 'Queen who averts war or repulses armies'. The Sanskrit name of this 'glorious goddess' is Shri Devi or...

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Phurba Deity Assembly

Phurba Deity Assembly

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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Amongst all the thangkas I have come across over the last many years, this particular composition by Chewang Dorje, which depicts an assembly of nine phurba-bodied deities, is the only image that I still have not yet managed to discover much about. I believe it to be based upon a...

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Citipati - 'The Dancing Skeletons'

Citipati - 'The Dancing Skeletons'

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This gold-on-black thangka of two entwined dancing skeletons, who are commonly known as Citipati, Chitipati or Kinkara, is a copy of a nineteenth century colour composition from the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet. The Sanskrit term citipati means the ‘Lord (pati) of the funeral...

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Vajrabhairava yab-yum

Vajrabhairava yab-yum

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This gold-on-black composition depicts the wrathful form of Yamantaka or Vajrabhairava and his consort, with the outer, inner and secret forms of the protector Yama Dharmaraja appearing below. Yamantaka, the 'Destroyer (antaka) of the Lord of Death (Yama)', is a wrathful aspect of the...

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Six-armed Mahakala

Six-armed Mahakala

Artist : Chewang Dorje

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This gold-on-black thangka depicts the powerful protective deity Mahakala in his six-armed aspect as the principal protector of the Shangpa Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. Mahakala, the ‘Great Black One’, stands in an upright posture (Skt. samapada) with his heels together as he...

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Simhamukha and her Retinue

Simhamukha and her Retinue

Artist : Phunsok Tsering

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Within the Nyingma tradition Simhamukha, the ‘Lion-faced Dakini’, is an important yidam or meditation deity of the wisdom or ‘mother class’ of tantras, Where she is recognized as a wrathful manifestation of Guhyajnana Dakini, the ‘Secret wisdom dakini’, who was the main female...

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Krishna Yamari

Krishna Yamari

Artist : Sunlal Ratna Tamang

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Krishna Yamari (Tib. Shin-je she-Nag), or Black Yamari, is a wrathful emanation of Manjushri, who appears here in his three-faced, six-armed and four-legged form as the ‘Black Enemy of Death’ (shin-je she-nag). The meditational practices of this yidam deity belong to both the Nyingma and Drigung...

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