Dharmapala Thangka CentreSchool of Thangka Painting

1.63 Life of Buddha [13]

Full  View Detail 1 Detail 2: Buddha's descent from heaven Detail 3: Maya's reception Detail 4: Birth of Buddha Detail 5 Detail 6: Buddha an ascetic Detail 7: The Temptation of the Buddha by Mara Detail 8 Detail 9: Buddha's disciples Shariputra and Maudgalyayana Detail 9: The great tonsur - Buddha cuts his hair Detail 10 Detail 11 Detail 12: Buddha's death and parinirvana

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

See also Buddha's Live [12]

Measurements: 47.2 x 75.2" | 120 x 191 x cm
Price: on request
Shipment: Parcel Service from Germany or Nepal
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Material: Natural Stone Colors
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