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Kagyu Tiger  102x73 cm, mounted board, gold and silver leaf, 2008.  The tiger has a strong place in Tibetan iconography, moreover as much a mascot of the Great Kagyu linage, one of the four schools of Tibetan Buddhism.  On the tigers back are three hum characters, seed syllables of the wrathful protector Dorje Trolo who rides a tiger. Dorje Trolo is one of the eight manifestations of Padmasambhava, Guru Rinpoche, which as a yidam practice embodies the forces of insight and compassion, remove…

Tibetan tiger design - in tantric Buddhism the tiger skin represents the transmutation of anger into wisdom and insight.

Pura Lempuyang Door, Bali, Indonesia

Pura Lempuyang Door Bali Indonesia: 'Puras are designed as an open air place of worship within enclosed walls connected with a series of intricately decorated gates between its compounds. This is a split gate known as candi bentar Indonesia