White Tara I (Art Print) - Enlightenment ~ Dakini As Art
Karma Gadri style. Original thangka size: 18x24 inches. Enlightenment is a premier traditional thangka collective in Nepal represented under the name Images Of Enlightenment by Dakini As Art since 2014.
Prajnaparamita - Tara di Gesu
The female embodiment of the perfection of wisdom. Painted for Elizabeth Mattis Namgyal, who speaks about her here: More information about Prajnaparamita on Rigpa Wiki and 84000.
Aizen Mandala (愛染曼荼羅)
Mary Griggs Burke assembled an unparalleled collection of Asian art — more than one thousand Japanese, Chinese and Korean masterworks spanning five millennia — between 1963 and 2012.
Plaque with the Image of Amitabha Triad
This plate is embossed with an image of the Amitabha Buddha flanked by two attendants. The plate, created by hammering softly from the back of the metal sheet, highlights the advanced metalworking
A Crowned Bodhisattva Head and its type.
I recently acquired the exceptional Chinese Northern Qi head of a Crowned Bodhisattva, seen in the images below. It is large, just over life sized, intact as far as the head itself goes, with only a bit of the top of the crown missing and the side ribbons. In addition to being relatively intact the surfaces are very well preserved with extensive remains of the gold leaf preserved along with polychromy. The lips preserve their original carmine red, and bits of color remain on the crown. It is…
The artistic excellence of this bodhisattva is further reinforced by comparable outstanding Chinese Buddhist sculptures excavated at Qingzhou in Shandong Province in 1996—one of the most sensational
A Bosatsu (Bodhisattva in Sanskrit) is a being that has attained enlightenment but has compassionately refrained from entering nirvana in order to save others. As an attendant of Buddha, Bosatsu