Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Garuda - Multi-coloured (Shabala)

ཁྱུང་། བོན་ལྷ། 大鹏(苯教本尊)
(item no. 40419)
Origin Location Mongolia
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Paper
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Animal-Feature

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Garuda, Shabala: Multi-coloured King of Birds according to the Kalachakra Tantra and the tradition of the mahasiddha Naropa.

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