Abbot of the sTag lung ("talung") branch of the bKa'brgyud ("kagyü") tradition See it in the Museum
Code: ABP 028
Country: Tibet (central)
Date: 1200 - 1300
Dimensions in cm WxHxD: 20.7 x 27.5
Materials: Glue distemper on cotton
sTag lung («talung») monastery was the principal seat of the sTag lung branch of thebKa’ brgyud («kagyü») Tradition. An eastern branch of the sTag lung pa bKa’ brgyud («talungpa kagyü») was founded at Ri wo che («riboche»), situated in the Ri wo che valley, about 100 km east of Chamdo in the Amdo Province in North-Eastern Tibet.