Tibetan Thangka painting depicting Citipati Thangka is perfect for various home décor ideas! This 100% hand-drawn Thangka painting made in Kathmandu Valley, Nepal can be decorated as an elegant and eccentric wall hanging in your home or office being a centrepiece of attention. It can also be placed on your family altar for meditation purposes as well as spiritual and emotional healing, attracting benevolent energy of the Tibetan Buddhist art.
Fine Quality Thangka
Dimensions: 68 x 50 cm
Materials:Dust Of Gold And Tibetan Colors mixed with Hide Glue
Canvas: Organic Cotton
Hand Painted In Nepal
Citipati(Sanskrit: चितिपति),ChitipatiorShmashana Adhipatiis a protector deity ordharmapalainTibetan BuddhismandVajrayanaBuddhismof theHimalayas. It is formed of two skeletal deities, one male and the other female, both dancing wildly with their limbs intertwined inside a halo of flames representing change.The Citipati is said to be one of the seventy-five forms ofMahakala.Their symbol is meant to represent both the eternal dance of death as well as perfect awareness. They are invoked aswrathful deities, benevolent protectors of fierce appearance. The dance of the Citipati is commemorated twice annually inTibet.
The citipati should not be confused with the skeleton dancers of the Tibetan Buddhistcham dancetradition.