A fine quality thangka that depicts Terton Jigme Lingpa. Painted in the style of Karma Gadri. The gold highlights on his robes and throne have been enriched with real gold.
Jigme Lingpa (Tibetan, 'Jigs-med gling-pa) (1729-1798) was one of the most important tertöns of Tibet. He was the promulgator of the Longchen Nyingthik, the Heart Essence teachings of Longchenpa, from whom, according to tradition, he received a vision in which the teachings were revealed. The Longchen Nyingthik eventually became the most famous and widely practiced cycle of Dzogchen teachings.
"If the meditator is able to use whatever occurs in his life as the Path, his body becomes a retreat hut" ~Jigme Lingpa~
Width approx 30inches
Height approx 50 inches
Finished and framed in the traditional manner in rich brocade.
Includes engraved brass thangka finials.