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Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhava). Gouache painting by a Tibetan artist.

[between 1800 and 1899?]
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Guru Rinpoche (Tibetan "Precious teacher"), known in Sanskrit as Padma Sambhava ("Born of a lotus"), referring to his miraculous birth from lotus blossom. Founder of the Nyingmapa school of Buddhism in Tibet


[Tibet], [between 1800 and 1899?]

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1 painting : gouache, with watercolour ; image 53.7 x 36.7 cm


Wellcome Library no. 580114i


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