The Golden Procession and Dances of Two Wrathful Manifestations of Guru Rinpoche




The 8 manifestations of Guru Rinpoche accompanied by their entourage are led by the golden procession (serbang) with musical instruments, banners, and so forth.

The main figures in the serbang include the Guru Rinpoche statue, his two consorts (Mandarava and Yeshe Tsogyal), Guru Tsengye (8 manifestations of Guru Rinpoche), Shantarakshita, King Trisong Deutsen, Vairochana, 8 Goddesses of Gratitude, Indra, Hashang (the Chinese monk), and the Kings of the Four Directions .

The two wrathful manifestations of Guru Rinpoche, Sengge Dradok and Dorje Drolo, dance along with the procession.



Comments

Popular posts from this blog

History in the Making: The First Step Toward Full Ordination for Tibetan Buddhist Nuns

Introduction of Kyabje Tenga Rinpoche Yangsi

The Historic Revival of Full Ordination for Tibetan Buddhist Nuns

Sikkim Monks dharna outside BJP office with Karmapa demand - Sikkim Express

Disaster Preparedness Training in Nepal

Ordained Nuns and Their History: The Karmapa Reports

Third Cohort of Nuns Trains to be Health Workers

The Year of the Female Fire Bird Takes Flight

Historic Red Crown Ceremony in Bodhgaya

Keeping the Bodhisattva’s Promise