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15th C. Native Bon religion from tibet. Tsakli or initiation -pedagogic painted cards depicting a Bon deity. Tibet. opaque watercolor  on paper. V

Native Bon religion from tibet. Tsakli or initiation -pedagogic painted cards depicting a Bon deity. opaque watercolor on paper.

Tibetan ... Bon tsakli set... 15th century...watercolour on paper

Tibetan ... Bon tsakli set... 15th century...watercolour on paper

Mahakala, Buddhist guardian. Thangka

krodhavighnantaka: “ missalsfromiram: “ Mahakala, Protector of the Tent - Sakya monastic order, central Tibet, c. ” There is no such thing as the “Protector of the Tent” Mahakala. That’s a misidentification some Western scholars made.

Carte de divination encadrée.  Pour plus de détails sur les tsakli lire cet article (en anglais) de asianart.com.  Tibet. 19ème-début 20ème siècle.  Cadre: 30 x 30 cm.

Carte de divination encadrée. Pour plus de détails sur les tsakli lire cet article (en anglais) de asianart.com. Tibet. 19ème-début 20ème siècle. Cadre: 30 x 30 cm.

madhyamaka:  ཨ་ཡིག A

The symbol of Dzogchen (meaning: "highest perfection") on a Century Tibetan Buddhist initiation card

Odren Pelgyi Wangchuk - El Tesoro de Vidas: Biografías de Maestros del Himalaya Religiosas

Palgyi Wangchuk of O-Dren. A ngakpa devotee of Padmasambhava, recipient of many…

Vajrapáni

Cultures and Religions of the Himalayan Region

84 Mahasiddhas...The 84 Mahasiddhas represent all those who have, within a single lifetime, attained direct realization of the Buddha’s teachings. Their life stories represent what they have accomplished and what they did for others upon gaining realization from their practice. By reading their stories, we know that through effort and practice of the Buddha’s teachings, we too can gain liberation.

(By Tsem Rinpoche) The 84 Mahasiddhas represent all those who have, within a single lifetime, attained direct realization of the Buddha's teachings.

Dhyani Buddha Akshobhya and his Dakini consort Locana occupy the east, the body inseparable from the earth element. She of the Buddha-Eye in the embrace of the Immovable One. They are associated with the siddhi of pacification. Lords of the Vajra family.

The Forty-two Sambhogakaya Peaceful Deities are pictured in these flash cards.

Yeshe Tsogyal, consort of Padmasambhava

Yeshe Tsogyal (“Victorious Ocean of Wisdom”, Sanskrit name Jñānasāgara“Wisdom Ocean”), was the karmamudrā consort of the great Indian tantric teacherPadmasambhava, the founder-figure of the.

Buddhist Attendant, Possibly a Dakini. Date: late 18th century. Culture: Eastern Tibet.

Dancing dakini, a female deity, holds the Buddhist wheel of wisdom -dharmachakra- in her right hand, flanked by golden fish and surmounted by a conch, symbols of auspiciousness. On paper from a larger sheet (now lost).