Gentle Gaia (Chamise Khoryug)

Tenzin Norbu Gurung, Nepalese, born 1971



Acrylic and gouache on canvas

Overall: 58 13/16 × 40 3/8 in. (149.4 × 102.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange



Place Made: Himalayan Region, Nepal, South Asia, Asia


21st century

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Research Area


Not on view

Course History

ANTH 32, AMES 26, Anthropology of Tibet and the Himalayas, Kenneth Bauer, Winter 2019

GEOG 11, Qualitative methods and Research Process in Geography, Abby Neely, Winter 2019

ANTH 64, The Evolution of Pregnancy, Zaneta Thayer, Spring 2019

GEOG 11, Qualitative Methods and Research Process in Geography, Abby Neely, Fall 2019

ANTH 50.17, Rites of Passage, Sienna Craig, Spring 2020

ANTH 32, Anthropology of Tibet and Himalayas, Kenneth Bauer, Summer 2020

ASCL 51.06/REL 41.07, Buddhism Sex, Gender in South East Asia, Sara Swenson, Spring 2022

HIST 96.01, Colonialism and Culture in Asia and Africa, Douglas Haynes, Spring 2022

REL 43.01, Buddhism in America, Reiko Ohnuma, Spring 2022

Art History 34.01, Arts of Tibet, Xiaotin Yin, Winter 2023

Art History 34.01, Asian Societies, Cultures and Languages 52.02, Arts of Tibet, Xiaotin Yin, Winter 2023


Dolpo Art Gallery, Kathmandu, Nepal; sold to present collection, 2017.

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