Item: Wheel of Life

སྲིད་པ་འཁོར་ལོ་བྲིས་ཐང་དང་ལྡེབས་རིས། 生死轮绘画和壁画
(item no. 70413)
Origin Location India
Date Range 400 - 499
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment
Collection The Huntington Archive at The Ohio State University
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Object/Concept

Wheel of Life wall mural at Ajanta Cave complex in South India. It is the earliest known example of a Wheel of Life painting.

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