Buddha Museum Logo
BRONZE | WOOD | STONE | NETSUKE | SHAKYAMUNI | ABOUT US |

Last BuddhaFuture Buddha
Antique Sino Tibetan Gilt Bronze Buddha
Tsong Khapa
In Teaching Gesture
Origin: China. Circa: 19th Century
H 10.5 in.(27cm), W 8.75 in.(22cm), D 6 in.(15cm)
Condition: abrasion, o.a. very good!

Private Collection

Antique Chinese gilded bronze, black patina with green malachite. Depicting Je Tsong Khapa, the eminent scholar who reformed the old Kadampa sect, creating the new Gelugpa sect (the Yellow Hats), eventually converting Mongolia and all other Himalayan kingdoms to Tibetan Buddhism. In 1409 he founded the massive Ganden Monastic University with many thousands of monks.

Taught from early childhood by numerous lamas of different traditions, Tsong Khapa traveled widely in Tibet collecting teachings, lineages and empowerments until he had thoroughly mastered all aspects of Buddhist logic and practice. He is revered by Tibetans as an emanation of the Buddhist god of wisdom, Manjushri. Just as William Blake had persistent visions of angels, so Tsong Khapa is reported to have regularly seen and conversed with Manjushri from an early age.

He wrote:
All ordinary beings are carried by the continuum of the four powerful currents,
and tied with the tight bonds of actions difficult to oppose.
Having entered into the iron cage of belief in an inherently existing self.
They are completely beclouded with the thick darkness of ignorance.
Vow, then, to awaken.

 
Tsong Khapa Statue
  
Bronze Tsong Khapa
  
  
Last BuddhaFuture Buddha
  



We accept all major credit cards via PayPal

No Packaging and Handling Fee
Shipping and handling are based on actual shipping cost. All items are ship insured through USPS, UPS and FedEx world wide.

FREE SHIPPING IN THE U.S.
FOR SELECTED ITEM


Authenticity Guaranteed

BuddhaMuseum.Com is specializing in temple and family worshipped Buddhist arts.
We guarantee all artifacts to be genuine as described. It is our policy never to deliberately list fakes as genuine. All contemporary Buddhist art listed will always stated as such.
14 days Unconditional Money-back guaranteed
All artifacts and collectibles are sent with a Certificate of Authenticity Invoice. Items that are significantly deviating from the information provided by us regarding culture and dating, may be returned for a prompt refund. Refund of the net sale price, excluding freight and insurance. Buyer to pay the return shipping cost.

Let us find you the Buddha that you want...
Contact us : Info@BuddhaMuseum.com

BuddhaMuseum.Com, 2001-2014, All rights reserved ©