“Truly one of the most blissful smiles I’ve ever seen in any artwork, Tibetan or otherwise.” Visit Kagyu Lineage Masters at the Rubin Museum
Currently on view and remaining until February 11, 2013, is an extraordinary collection of Indian, Nepalese and Tibetan sculptures at the Rubin Museum in New York. The private collection, known as …
Initiation Card (Tsakalis): Ratnasambhava | Tibet | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Inscription: Card 3. Identified by the Tibetan letter "GA" Feeling has the same natural identity as water. On account of that, the mind has as its characteristic, uncreatedness
Ritual Pendant Polished Gilded Brass ‘Mirror’ (Melong) - Michael Backman Ltd
Ritual Pendant Polished Gilded Brass ‘Mirror’ (Melong) Tibet circa 17th century height including loop: 12.9cm, length: diameter: 11cm, weight: 145g This heavy mirror is of polished and gilded brass. It has a wonderful patina and quality not adequately captured in the photographs. It comprises a heavy disc of brass with a bevelled edge. A … Read more
Chenrezig bone relic of Panchen Sonam Dragpa ( one of the previous incarnations of Tulku Drakpa Gyeltsen) at Drepung Gompa in Tibet. This is a image of Arya Avalokitesvara (Chenrezig) spontaneously arising from the bone of Panchen Sonam Dragpa. It is highly blessed. It shows the special connection of Avalokiteshvara with this master and he is highly attained.