Fine Art Thangka Print by Flera Birmane.A majestic thangka of Jigten Sumgön, painted in the Karma Gadri style.
The Great Lord Jigten Sumgön (1143-1217) is the embodiment of the Buddha of the Three Times and the reincarnation of Arya Nagarjuna. He is also the founder of the Drikung Kagyu lineage.
Jigten Sumgön attained Buddhahood in the Echung Cave at the age of thirty-five. When the first Karmapa, Dusum Khenpa, visited Drikung, he saw Jigten Sumgon as the Buddha himself. He developed great faith in him and received his Dharma teachings. The kings of India, China and Tibet all recognized him and it is believed that the King of the Nagas offered to help support his growing number of disciples at Drikung.
Year of painting: 2017
Size of Print: 16 inches x 24 inches
Original Medium: stone pigments on cotton with real gold paint.
Printed on 100% museum grade fine art cotton paper.
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