Dharmapala Thangka CentreSchool of Thangka Painting

1.34 Life of Buddha [5]

Full  View Detail 1 Detail 2 Detail 3: Samantabhadra Detail 4: Chinese Dragon Detail 5: Buddha's descent from heaven Detail 6 Detail 7: Birth of Buddha Detail 8 Detail 9: Buddha's escape Detail 10 Detail 11 Detail 12 Detail 13: Buddha meets a beggar Detail 14: Budha's escape from the royal palace Detail 15 Detail 16 Detail 17: The great tonsur - Buddha cuts his hair The great tonsur - Buddha cuts his hair Detail 18 Detail 19 Buddha as an Ascet Detail 20: Budha's temptation Detail 21 Detail 22 Detail 23: Buddha's death and parinirvana Detail 24: Maya's reception Detail 25: Buddha's disciple Sariputra Detail 26: Buddha's disciple Maudgalyayana Detail 27: Makara - dwarf on goat - snow lion Detail 28: Garuda

Shakyamuni Buddha Scenes from the Buddha's Life illustrate the twelve major acts of a Buddha, as well as his interactions with members of the Sangha; scenes from the Jatakas, or birth stories, recall events in the Buddhas past lives as a Bodhisattva.

These paintings reveal the operation of karma, the value of virtuous action, the nature of compassion, and the attitudes that support the path to enlightenment.

01. Reception07. Austerities
02. Birth of Buddha08. Enlightenment
03. Education of Buddha09. Mara's subjugation
04. Life in the royal palace10. Doctrine
05. The Great Departure11. Miracles
06. Escape12. Paranirvana

Measurements: 41.7 x 65" | 106 x 165 x cm
Price: on request
Shipment: Parcel Service from Germany or Nepal
Color: Color Version
Material: Natural Stone Colors
High resolution: Display [1.2 MB, 1644 x 2353 px.]