The Great Thangka of Tibetan Art and Culture

A short introduction to the

Great Thangka of Tibetan art and culture




 
 
 
 

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German  introduction under preparation
Einführung auf deutsch in Vorbereitung

The painters of the Great Thangka on Tibetan art and culture at work


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Part of a typical Rebkong painting:
Yamantaka, dharmapala ('protector deity of the Buddhist law') of the Gelugpa order of Tibetan Buddhism


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Some impressions of the Great Thangka on Tibetan art and culture:
painting at artisans at work

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Links:

Dharmapala Centre - School of Thangka Painting
in English
auf deutsch

Google: Thangka-Malerei
 
 


 
 
 

Start of this page: 05-12-2001
Since that day we had

visitors.