0405407159

Guru Dragpur


 


Guru Dragpur, a wrathful emanation of Guru Padmasambhva. So the story goes, Guru Padmasambhva was invited to Tibet to help spread dharma by the 37th king, king Trisong Detsen.

At the time, Tibet was stilled governed by many wild demons and and saucerers. Upon arriving from Odyana to Tibet at the request of the king, Padmasambhva ran into many of these obstacles. With his ability he was able to transform himself into Guru Dragpur to subdue and tame some of the saucerers he encountered along his path. 

Guru Dragpur can also be commonly found in what is known as the 8 emanations of Padmasambhava

 

 

 

This painting was completed 2017
Painted by Damien Pascoe.
Brush and Ink, Gold Leaf, 42cm x 59cm, Collection of Artist
Image maybe subject to copyright.
For use of Imagery Please contact artist

Click here to order print

 

 

 

Previous           Next

Contemporary Tibetan Art Gallery

 

Copyrighted Image