Turning the Wheel: Historic Teachers and Tulku of Tibet

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Apr 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016

This exhibition features sculpture from the Museum’s collection of historic Tibetan lamas and noted teachers of Tibetan Buddhism. Two prominent sculptures include Tsong Khapa, (1357-1419) the founder of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism and a widely recognized manifestation of Manjushri, and Padmasambhava, the great 8th Century master who played a major role in the establishment of Buddhism in Tibet.

  • Sculpture
  • Asian
  • Sacred

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