figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Painted clay figure representing a high 'red hat' Lama seated on a cushion, a high-peaked hat on his head indicating his high office and his feet in the padmasana position, soles upwards. The inscription gives the name of the Lama as 'Padma’i rygal mtshan”'.

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