"The Most Esoteric Tamdin, a Tutelary Deity or Yi-dam of Sera Monastery." Draft.

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Title

"The Most Esoteric Tamdin, a Tutelary Deity or Yi-dam of Sera Monastery." Draft.

Description

77-page typewritten manuscript on the Thangka of Hayagriva, given to Chester Bowles by King Tribhuvan of Nepal. Analyzes human and non-human figures, history and symbolism. Concludes provenance: Sera Monastery, Lhasa, Tibet.

Creator

Wesley Needham

Source

Wesley E. Needham Papers. Tibet Mss 64. Box 36. Research notes, Tibetan Art; Folder 13. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.

Date

September 16, 1958.

Citation

Wesley Needham, “ "The Most Esoteric Tamdin, a Tutelary Deity or Yi-dam of Sera Monastery." Draft. ,” Himalayan Collections @ Yale, accessed August 18, 2017, http://himalayancollections.commons.yale.edu/items/show/1627.

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