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Teacher (Lama) - Shabdrung Ngagwang Namgyal

Shabdrung Ngagwang Namgyal (1594-1651): the founder of the Drugpa Kagyu tradition of Bhutan. As a possible candidate for recognition as the incarnation of the deceased lama Padma Karpo disputes arose amongst the various parties and at the age of 23 Ngagwang Namgyal fled into voluntary exile to the southern country of Bhutan.

At the top center is Vajradhara with Tilopa on the left and Naropa on the right. Slightly below is Marpa on the left and Milarepa on the right.

At the middle left is Vaishravana Riding a Lion and on the right Yellow Jambhala. At the bottom center is Shri Devi with Tseringma on the left and Tsi'u Marpo on the right.

Tibetan: བླ་མ།
Origin Location: Bhutan
Date Range: 1800 - 1899
Lineages: Drukpa (Kagyu, Bhutan) and Buddhist
Material: Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection: Private
Tags: танка бутан учитель буддизм

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