Rigsum Gonpo (tib. rig sum gon po) — bodhisattvas Avalokiteshvara, Manjushri and Vajrapani is a symbol of Compassion, Wisdom and Action of all Enlightened beings. This basic teaching of «Three Kings» derived from Kriya Tantra.Manjushri is Bodhisattva of Wisdom and consider as a symbol of the Mind of all Buddhas.
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara is as white as the moon and wears a crown of five Buddhas as a symbol of compassion.
Vajrapani is the Bodhisattva who represents the power of all the Buddha and they active compassionate actions. He can appear in many forms. Usually he has a dark blue body with one face, two arms and three eyes.
2004, 62 x 48,5 cm.
canvas, mineral pigments, gold, brocade, silk
Property of A. Idamjapov, Ulan-Ude (Russia)