Tibetan Buddhism

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The Phyang Monastery was established in 1515. The current head ‘Lama’ or teacher is His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang Rinpoche. Drikung Kagyu is one of the eight "minor" lineages of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. The distinguishing factors of the Kagyu from other forms of Himalayan Buddhism are the esoteric instructions and tantra’s that are underlined along with lineages of transmission that they follow. The monastery has been recently refurbished and over 80 craftsmen and…

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Thangka painting of the Dzogchen Symbol Art, Mandalas, Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Art Deco, Tibetan Symbols, Tibetan Buddhist, Thangka Painting, Tibetan Art

Dzogchen means 'Great Perfection' and it's a tradition of teachings in Indo-Tibetan Buddhism aimed at discovering and continuing in the ultimate ground of existence. It is also known as Atiyoga (utmost yoga). The symbol representing Dzogchen is the Tibetan letter A and the this thangka painting is based on the design of an initiation card called tsakli. Tsakli cards are Buddhist or Bon ritual images that serve as visualization aid during initiation rituals and meditation practice.

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