Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Vajrayogini (Buddhist Deity) - Vajravarahi, Red

རྡོ་རྗེ་རྣལ་འབྱོར་མ། སྣང་བརྙན་ཡོངས། 金刚瑜伽佛母(全图)
(item no. 100015)
Origin Location Nepal
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Size 38.10x27.94cm (15x11in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc. #P1995.40.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Semi-Peaceful

Gender: Female

Interpretation / Description

Vajrayogini, Varahi. Commissioned in 1822 by five male and four female devotees.

Sanskrit: Vajravarahi Tibetan: Dor je pag mo

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Exhibition Appearances
Exhibition: From the Land of the Gods: Art of the Kathmandu Valley

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Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Nepal
Nepal: Buddhism
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